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Posted on 2014-03-27
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Hi

I'm displaying a decimal value in a label.

I just want to add a % behind the label. I've tried
 + "%"  

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but does not work

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Dim FinalFinalAPR As Decimal = Math.Round(FinalAPR, 1)


        lbAPR.Text = FinalFinalAPR 

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 I just want to to display a % behind the lbAPR.text

thanks
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Question by:Ed
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by:Pasha Kravtsov
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Dim FinalFinalAPR As Decimal = Math.Round(FinalAPR, 1)
        lbAPR.Text = lbAPR.TEXT.insert(1, "%")

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by:Carl Tawn
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You probably need to cast the decimal first. Try:
Dim FinalFinalAPR As Decimal = Math.Round(FinalAPR, 1)
lbAPR.Text = FinalFinalAPR.ToString() & "%"

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Alan Warren earned 668 total points
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Hi edjones1,
Whatever value you are adding the percent character to should be converted to string before concatenating the '%' char.
lbAPR.Text = FinalFinalAPR.ToString & "%"

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Respectfully yours,
Alan
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by:Ed
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Brilliant, Thanks
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