Are you just displaying the value with the decimal places? If so, check out the function number_format($var,2)


Miguel Guirao wrote:

You could actually do (int) $var or use the sprintf(%d, $var);

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From: John Meyer [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]
Sent: MiƩrcoles, 28 de Junio de 2006 06:04 p.m.
Cc: Php-Db
Subject: Re: [PHP-DB] Converting to Decimal

Mark Bomgardner wrote:

I am query a database and pulling some decimal values out of the table,
but when I display whole numbers in php, it drops the decimal places.
It takes a value of 12.00 in the database and makes it 12, where I need
12.00.  I am having trouble finding ways to "cast" this value.

First, off, when you directly query the database, does it come  back as
a floating number.  And secondly, have you checked this out:

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