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IndianNotation ( number )

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Daniele Raybaudi, ACI
http://www.aci.it

Returns a number formatted according to the Indian notation

Sample Input:
IndianNotation ( 234578 )
IndianNotation ( 1000000000000 )
IndianNotation ( 1234567890127.413 )
Sample Output:
2,34,578
10,00,00,00,00,000
12,34,56,78,90,127.413


 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

Click here to copy To Clip Manager if you have myFMbutler's Clip Manager installed

Description:

This recursive custom function generates a number formatted according to the Indian notation that can be treated like any other number of the DB, including sorting.

It has no practical limitations because the mask is dynamically generated based on the length of the number.

It evaluates both positive and negative numbers, integers or decimal.

The decimal part is separated from the integer part by a dot, if we are in America, by a comma, if we are in Italy. ;-)

The calculated field must return a result of type number and must be formatted in Layout Mode "As entered", not "General".

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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