Converting from Exponential Form

Mark Wieder mwieder at ahsoftware.net
Mon Jan 12 12:37:31 EST 2009


Dave-

Monday, January 12, 2009, 7:49:10 AM, you wrote:

> I have the string "1.0139648E+9" and I'd like to convert it to:

> "1013964800"

> Any ideas on how I can easily do this?

...off the top of my head...

function normalize pString
  set the itemDelimiter to "E"
  replace "." with "" in item 1 of pString
  return item 1 of pString & "00"
end normalize

-- 
-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at ahsoftware.net




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