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Dec (number) Number

Parameter | Type | Description | |

number | Number | Number whose decimal portion is returned | |

Function result | Number | Decimal part of number |

Description

`Dec` returns the decimal (fractional) portion of `number`. The value returned is always positive or zero.

Example

The following example takes a monetary value expressed as a real number, and extracts the dollar part and the cents part. If `vrAmount` is 7.31, then `vlDollars` is set to 7 and `vlCents` is set to 31:

vlDollars:=Int(vrAmount) ` Get the dollars vlCents:=Dec(vrAmount) * 100 ` Get the fractional part

See Also

Int.