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AbsolutePaddingZeroes( number; digits )

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Gjermund Gusland Thorsen, Gudthlandum Consulting
http://www.gudthlandum.no

Pads a number to have static length of digits

Sample Input:
AbsolutePaddingZeroes( 123766; 10 )
Sample Output:
0000123766


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

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Description:

Pads a number to have static length of digits, max 100 for this example.

Might also work with string...

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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Why not:

Right(10^digits+number;digits)

Erich, Germany
July 24, 2012 10:34am

Because this must not be a calculation.

0+1 = 1
"0"&1 = 01

Klaus, Köln
March 09, 2016 12:27pm

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