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Subject: RE: Calculated field/cursor show asterisks
Thread ID: 209567 Message ID: 209568 # Views: 2 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 9 SP2 Category: Databases, Tables and SQL Server
Date: Monday, December 29, 2008 4:51:57 PM         
   


> There is a calculated field in a cursor (that I’ve created) it keeps coming out as a line of asterisks. What does this mean?
>
> Fields used in calculation are numeric.
>
> THANKS!

Hi,
it means that the value stored in it is exceeding the storage limit for Eg. if its width is 5 you are storing a value more than 99999. Also if an improper calculated value like infinity or something like that is stored then it shows the *******.

Hope this will help

Regards
Bhushan Sahni
Millenium Softwares
bhushan_sahni@yahoo.com

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Calculated field/cursor show asterisks Posted by CJ Wiley @ 12/29/2008 4:47:36 PM
RE: Calculated field/cursor show asterisks Posted by Bhushan Sahni @ 12/29/2008 4:51:57 PM
RE: Calculated field/cursor show asterisks Posted by CJ Wiley @ 12/29/2008 5:50:21 PM
RE: Calculated field/cursor show asterisks Posted by Yuri Rubinov @ 12/29/2008 7:51:09 PM
RE: Calculated field/cursor show asterisks Posted by CJ Wiley @ 12/29/2008 7:56:50 PM