Solved

round is not working for Cstr in VBS

Posted on 2014-11-26
3
259 Views
Last Modified: 2014-11-26
Hi;

Following vbs snippet is not working which I want to round a file size:

 strWrite.WriteLine(oF.Name + "," + CStr(Round(oF.Size/1048576),2) + "," + CStr(oF.Files.Count) + "," + CStr(oF.Subfolders.Count))

Open in new window


whereas this is working which is not rounded:

 strWrite.WriteLine(oF.Name + "," + CStr(oF.Size/1048576) + "," + CStr(oF.Files.Count) + "," + CStr(oF.Subfolders.Count))

Open in new window


And I want to round the value. What to do?

Regards.
0
Comment
Question by:jazzIIIlove
3 Comments
 
LVL 27

Expert Comment

by:MacroShadow
ID: 40466796
Try this:
 strWrite.WriteLine(oF.Name & "," & CStr(Round(oF.Size/1048576),2) & "," & CStr(oF.Files.Count) & "," & CStr(oF.Subfolders.Count))

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 35

Accepted Solution

by:
Robert Schutt earned 500 total points
ID: 40466825
I also like using & instead of + in VB languages. But in this case possibly more important is to make the 2 an argument of Round instead of CStr:
 strWrite.WriteLine(oF.Name & "," & CStr(Round(oF.Size/1048576,2)) & "," & CStr(oF.Files.Count) & "," & CStr(oF.Subfolders.Count))

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 12

Author Comment

by:jazzIIIlove
ID: 40466844
First one failed, second one worked
0

Featured Post

Live: Real-Time Solutions, Start Here

Receive instant 1:1 support from technology experts, using our real-time conversation and whiteboard interface. Your first 5 minutes are always free.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

This article is the result of a quest to better understand Task Scheduler 2.0 and all the newer objects available in vbscript in this version over  the limited options we had scripting in Task Scheduler 1.0.  As I started my journey of knowledge I f…
If you need to start windows update installation remotely or as a scheduled task you will find this very helpful.
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

776 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question