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  |   '''&''' || Prints an entire string value. Length should be limited as template width will vary.
  |   '''&''' || Prints an entire string value. [[STRING]] length should be limited as template width will vary.
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  |   '''\''' || Denotes the start and end point of a fixed string area with spaces between(LEN = spaces + 2).  
  |   '''\  \''' || Denotes the start and end point of a fixed string area with spaces between([[LEN]] = spaces + 2).  
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  |   '''!''' || Prints only the leading character of a string value.
  |   '''!''' || Prints only the leading character of a string value. Exclamation points require underscore prefix.
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  |   '''#''' || Denotes a numerical digit. An appropriate number of digits should be used for values received.
  |   '''#''' || Denotes a numerical digit. An appropriate number of digits should be used for values received.
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  | '''^^^^''' || Prints numerical value in exponential format after # digits. Use 5 '''^^^^^''' for larger E+xxx values.{{text|*|red}}
  | '''^^^^''' ||After # digits prints numerical value in exponential E+xx format. Use  '''^^^^^''' for E+xxx values.{{text|*|red}}
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  |   '''.''' || Period sets a number's decimal point position. Digits following determine [[CINT|rounded]] value accuracy.
  |   '''.''' || Period sets a number's decimal point position. Digits following determine [[CINT|rounded]] value accuracy.
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  |   ''',.''' || [[Comma]] to left of decimal point, prints a comma every 3 used # digit places left of the decimal point.
  |   ''',.''' || [[Comma]] to left of decimal point, prints a comma every 3 used # digit places left of the decimal point.
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  |   '''+''' || Denotes the position of the number's sign. + or - will be displayed.
  |   '''+''' || Plus sign denotes the position of the number's sign. + or - will be displayed.
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  |   '''-''' || Placed after the number, displays the number's sign after the number (negative only).
  |   '''-''' || Minus sign (dash) placed after the number, displays only a negative value's sign.
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  |   '''$$''' || Prints a dollar sign immediately before the highest non-zero # digit position of the numerical value.
  |   '''$$''' || Prints a dollar sign immediately before the highest non-zero # digit position of the numerical value.
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  |   '''**'''  || Prints an asterisk in any leading empty spaces of a numerical value. Specifies 2 extra digit positions.
  |   '''**'''  || Prints an asterisk in any leading empty spaces of a numerical value. Adds 2 extra digit positions.
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  |  '''**$''' || Combines ** and $. Negative values will display minus sign to left of $.
  |  '''**$''' || Combines ** and $$. Negative values will display minus sign to left of $.
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  |   '''_''' || Underscore preceding a format symbol prints those symbols as literal string characters.
  |   '''_''' || [[Underscore]] preceding a format symbol prints those symbols as literal string characters.
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'''Note: Any string character not listed above will be printed as a literal character.</center>
'''Note: Any string character not listed above will be printed as a literal text character.


:::: {{text|*|red}} Any # decimal point position may be specified. The exponent is adjusted with significant digits left-justified.
{{text|*|red}} Any # decimal point position may be specified. The exponent is adjusted with significant digits left-justified. </center>

Latest revision as of 21:36, 10 January 2013

Template is a literal or variable string using the following formatting characters:


  & Prints an entire string value. STRING length should be limited as template width will vary.
  \  \ Denotes the start and end point of a fixed string area with spaces between(LEN = spaces + 2).
  ! Prints only the leading character of a string value. Exclamation points require underscore prefix.
  # Denotes a numerical digit. An appropriate number of digits should be used for values received.
^^^^ After # digits prints numerical value in exponential E+xx format. Use ^^^^^ for E+xxx values.*
  . Period sets a number's decimal point position. Digits following determine rounded value accuracy.
  ,. Comma to left of decimal point, prints a comma every 3 used # digit places left of the decimal point.
  + Plus sign denotes the position of the number's sign. + or - will be displayed.
  - Minus sign (dash) placed after the number, displays only a negative value's sign.
  $$ Prints a dollar sign immediately before the highest non-zero # digit position of the numerical value.
  ** Prints an asterisk in any leading empty spaces of a numerical value. Adds 2 extra digit positions.
 **$ Combines ** and $$. Negative values will display minus sign to left of $.
  _ Underscore preceding a format symbol prints those symbols as literal string characters.

Note: Any string character not listed above will be printed as a literal text character.

* Any # decimal point position may be specified. The exponent is adjusted with significant digits left-justified.