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05-19-2016 04:34 AM

Hi everyone,

I'm using an HTMLrapport to collect results. The results (time and amount) is in 11 or 12 decimals. How can I change this is 1 or 2 decimals?

Greetings,

Paul

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05-19-2016 04:42 AM

You can set the max. number of places behind the decimal point as an argument like this:

[Line.length, 2]

If you want do display an exact number of decimal places (even if the places are zero) you can do it like this:

[Line.length, 02]

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05-19-2016 05:16 AM

Thanks for replying.

But how do I put an argument in the HTMLreport?

#Geproduceerde volumes **Totale productie = [FluidDrain.statThroughput]** **Productie per dag = [FluidDrain.statThroughputPerDay]** **Productie per uur = [FluidDrain.statThroughputPerHour]**

The above is one section of my report. The results of this are with 11 decimals but 2 is enough. When I put your argument behind it iw does not work. What am I doing wrong?

Paul

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05-19-2016 06:53 AM

Hello, have just tested (using a normal Drain) and their suggested edit should work.

#Geproduceerde volumes **Totale productie = [FluidDrain.statThroughput,2]** **Productie per dag = [FluidDrain.statThroughputPerDay,2]** **Productie per uur = [FluidDrain.statThroughputPerHour,2]**

On a quick side note, when using '02' to display 2 decimal places reguardless I have noticed it only works for real values and not for integers or time values.

JamesM

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05-19-2016 07:04 AM

Hi James,

Thanks, this works!

Do you maybe know a way to do this same thing for times?

Greetings,

Paul

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05-19-2016 08:40 AM - edited 05-19-2016 08:46 AM

This actually also works for times (for example [SingleProc.statFailTime, 2] ), except if the time is read from a global variable. Although the precision argument generally works for global variables too, it does not work for global variables of data type time (which seems to be a bug).

As a workaround, instead of writing [Variable, 2], you can write [Variable.value, 2]

Note: For some reason the leading zero does not work for the data type time.

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