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How can I get a result like :  19.53 % instead of 19.53125%  when dividing number and get a %?


dim i as integer = 100
dim x as integer  = 5.12
dim tl as double ?

tl = i / x
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Hi VBdotnet2005,

Try this way:
        Dim i As Double = 100
        Dim x As Double = 5.12
        Dim tl As Double = (i / x) / 100
        Debug.WriteLine(FormatPercent(tl.ToString))

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tl = (Double)i / (Double)x

type cast both i and x to double first..
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tl = CDbl(i) / CDbl(x)
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