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undesire rounding off of floating number automatically

i declare a variable as a floating number but when i assign a value of eg. 999999.99 it will be automatically round off to 1000000.00, is there a way to show the actual figure.

someone pls help, Thanks
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rbrCommented:
This is not a rounding problem. 999999.99 can't be represented exactly in a float. Use double.
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rbrCommented:
in general float has 6 significant digits and double has 15 signifacant digits.
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