query syntax


How can i make 5000.000000 look like 50.00 using a sql statement?
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select ROUND(5000.00000 / 100, 2)
MoreThanDoubledAuthor Commented:
Sabora, this is close but i get 50.000000000 i want 50.00
SharathData EngineerCommented:

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for postgresql, which I'm running here, this works fine.

So what does

select ROUND(50.002, 2)

print in your case?
would expect 50.000000 then, too...

Which DB system are you using?
Surely this will work


Ex :

SELECT ROUND(PSG_SUBTOTAL/100,2) FROM `partssalesgroup`;

if u needs another thing then, try this also
pls change your field datetype like this COLUMNANE  DECIMAL(2,2)
SELECT CONVERT(Decimal(9,2),variable)
SELECT CONVERT(Decimal(9,2),50000000.00)
awking00Information Technology SpecialistCommented:
To answer this question properly, we really need to know which dbms you are using.
awking00Information Technology SpecialistCommented:
What dbms did that solution work for so it can be added to knowledge base.
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