Yes, it’s a text field.

To get them to sort as expected, use a 4-digit number even for those employees smaller than 1000.  For example 0999 or 0001.

Resolution for '1000 issue: 'I use Employee numbers to identify my employees. Why when I use 1000, it puts them in the list in the 1 hundreds instead of after #999' available: Yes.

The 1000 issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the 1000 issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex 1000 issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other 1000 support options.

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