Solved

WAY URGENT:  absolute value

Posted on 2004-09-09
1
211 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
case("Amount"):
                                                      strInstanceValue = "$" + formatLIB.FormatAsCurrency(strInstanceValue).ToString();
                                                      if(strInstanceValue == "$0")
                                                      {
                                                            strInstanceValue = "";
                                                      }                                                      
                                                      break;                                                


====================================

I need the code above changed so it displays absolute value.
0
Comment
Question by:Tom Knowlton
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 24

Accepted Solution

by:
Justin_W earned 500 total points
ID: 12019391
Use something like this:
   strInstanceValue = Math.Abs(Decimal.Parse(strInstanceValue)).ToString();
   strInstanceValue = "$" + formatLIB.FormatAsCurrency(strInstanceValue ).ToString();
0

Featured Post

Salesforce Made Easy to Use

On-screen guidance at the moment of need enables you & your employees to focus on the core, you can now boost your adoption rates swiftly and simply with one easy tool.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Extention Methods in C# 3.0 by Ivo Stoykov C# 3.0 offers extension methods. They allow extending existing classes without changing the class's source code or relying on inheritance. These are static methods invoked as instance method. This…
Real-time is more about the business, not the technology. In day-to-day life, to make real-time decisions like buying or investing, business needs the latest information(e.g. Gold Rate/Stock Rate). Unlike traditional days, you need not wait for a fe…
Monitoring a network: why having a policy is the best policy? Michael Kulchisky, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, VTSP, VSP, CCSP outlines the enormous benefits of having a policy-based approach when monitoring medium and large networks. Software utilized in this v…
Visualize your data even better in Access queries. Given a date and a value, this lesson shows how to compare that value with the previous value, calculate the difference, and display a circle if the value is the same, an up triangle if it increased…

624 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question