• Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 595
  • Last Modified:

formatnumber

1799,
How can I show this number as 1.799

In classic asp i just write formatnumber()

How in c# ?
0
Jesper Christensen
Asked:
Jesper Christensen
1 Solution
 
rockiroadsCommented:
have u tried tostring("N3") on your variable? you may need to divide by 1000
0
 
w00teCommented:
http://www.csharp-examples.net/string-format-double/
Examples of every type of formatting.  do {0:0.000} for yours.
// just two decimal places
String.Format("{0:0.00}", 123.4567);      // "123.46"
String.Format("{0:0.00}", 123.4);         // "123.40"
String.Format("{0:0.00}", 123.0);         // "123.00"
0
 
rockiroadsCommented:
or is this supposed to be the 1000th character?
0
VIDEO: THE CONCERTO CLOUD FOR HEALTHCARE

Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

 
DhaestCommented:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/0c899ak8(v=VS.100).aspx
double value;

value = 123;
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("00000"));
// Displays 00123

value = 1.2;
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("0.00", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture));
// Displays 1.20
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("00.00", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture));
// Displays 01.20
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("00.00", 
                  CultureInfo.CreateSpecificCulture("da-DK")));
// Displays 01,20

value = .56;
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("0.0", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture));
// Displays 0.6

value = 1234567890;
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("#,#", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture));	
// Displays 1,234,567,890      
Console.WriteLine(value.ToString("#,#", 
                  CultureInfo.CreateSpecificCulture("el-GR")));	
// Displays 1.234.567.890      

Open in new window

0
 
Vikram Singh SainiSoftware Engineer cum AD DeveloperCommented:
0
 
Jesper ChristensenProgrammerAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the answers. I will try if it works and get back to you
0
 
Jesper ChristensenProgrammerAuthor Commented:
This is correct syntax:
{0:0,00}
0

Featured Post

Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now