Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

numberAbbreviate ( number ; precision )

Shorten number with unit prefix (thousands = k, millions = m, billions = b... )

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  Sample input:
numberAbbreviate ( 666 ; 1 )
numberAbbreviate ( 7666 ; 1 )
numberAbbreviate ( 7666 ; 2 )
numberAbbreviate ( 65465999 ; 3 )
  Sample output:
666
7.7k
7.67k
65.466m

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

For displaying a shortened format of a given number with rounding precision (up to 3 decimal places).
Thousands, Millions and Billions.

 

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