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Covert hours

Posted on 2011-03-17
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Hi Experts,
Is any way I can covert from 1 hour 30 min to 1.5 hours?

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by:CarlsbergFTW
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(minute_value / 60)  * 100 - gives you the percentage , pretty close to your need.
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by:jodstrr2
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here is my formula in my query
Hours: Format([EndTime]-[BeginTime],"h:mm") but the result is 1:30
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by:CarlsbergFTW
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something like this in a select statement :

select ((to_char(sysdate,'hh')) ),((to_char(sysdate,'mm'))/60)*100 from dual

This select worked on ORACLE SQL.
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I'm not use ORACLE SQL, I'm using access 2003
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by:CarlsbergFTW
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You can just work with the minute value as specified in my first post. It's basic math (calculating percentage)
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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 500 total points
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in access, use datediff

DateDiff("n", [BeginTime], [EndTime])/60

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Thanks so much capricorn1!!!
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