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Aline decimals

Philip Pross
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Joined: Jan 17, 2001
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For those who know C++, there is a format where you can aline decimals under each other (ex. like a telephone bill), but in Java I've search for the same kind of format in the NumberFormat & DecimalFormat.. and I haven't found it.
Maybe I'm blind, but I'm sure it exists!
Can anyone help me out
Thanks
Phil
Philip Pross
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Joined: Jan 17, 2001
Posts: 76
The function is setw(int) in C++, does it exist in java???
Cindy Glass
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Joined: Sep 29, 2000
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You could use the decimalFormat() to make the number of digits after the decimal the same and the right justify them all. I can't find any other method.


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