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scientific numbers to human readable conversion?

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how can i transform a number like this ( -2e-006 ) into a human readable number like this (0.000000448787) ?

i tried round(), number() and lots of other functions but i might have missed something..

sorry for the noob question :D

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nope, sorry.

ConsoleWrite(Execute(-2e-006) & @CRLF)
returns --> -2e-006

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try this:

ConsoleWrite(Execute(-2^-006) & @CRLF)

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Demo:

Global $sInput = "-2e-006"
ConsoleWrite("Debug: $sInput = " & $sInput & ", Type = " & VarGetType($sInput) & @LF)

Global $fRET = Execute($sInput)
ConsoleWrite("Debug: $fRET = " & $fRET & ", Type = " & VarGetType($fRET) & @LF)

$sRET = StringFormat("%1.10f", $fRET)
ConsoleWrite("Debug: $sRET = " & $sRET & ", Type = " & VarGetType($sRET) & @LF)

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Demo:

Global $sInput = "-2e-006"
 ConsoleWrite("Debug: $sInput = " & $sInput & ", Type = " & VarGetType($sInput) & @LF)
 
 Global $fRET = Execute($sInput)
 ConsoleWrite("Debug: $fRET = " & $fRET & ", Type = " & VarGetType($fRET) & @LF)
 
 $sRET = StringFormat("%1.10f", $fRET)
 ConsoleWrite("Debug: $sRET = " & $sRET & ", Type = " & VarGetType($sRET) & @LF)

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try this:

ConsoleWrite(Execute(-2^-006) & @CRLF)
Well, that's cute, but doesn't address scientific notation as the initial input. It's also the wrong answer:

-2e-006 = (-2)(10 ^ -6) = 0.000002

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I have never needed or found a use for this kind of number

0.000002

.... Well, maybe excepting my bank account balance... :D

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I have never needed or found a use for this kind of number

0.000002

.... Well, maybe excepting my bank account balance... :D

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Isn't that your fraction of the CA state budget deficit?

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$sRET = StringFormat("%1.10f", $fRET)

just what i was looking for! works like a charm!

thank you very much! :D

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