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Michael Davydov
Change dot with comma
on May 5, 2014 at 5:59:04 pm

I have a simple code, showing an animated Slider number in a text field. It is a number with a floating point, like 29.3. And now I was asked to replace DOT with COMMA, to make it look like 29,3, and I don't know how to do it.

What is the right way to replace dot with comma in that matter?


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Declan Smith
Re: Change dot with comma
on May 5, 2014 at 7:20:54 pm

Use the replace method of the string representation of the number.
For example:

numStr = "" + 12.35
numStr.replace(".", ",")

So if your text field is something like:

thisComp.layer("Control").effect("Slider Control")("Slider")

Change it to read

numstr="" + thisComp.layer("Control").effect("Slider Control")("Slider").value;

Declan Smith
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