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I need to display some float information in input boxes with the format 0.00000 - even if the actual value is 0.1 it has to show 0.10000 but this obviously isn't the default behaviour. A converter will only work on the form submission, right? Is there something I can use to format the float value when I fetch it? I would prefer not to have a formatting-related method in my data object (which is what I am forced to have now).
 
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f:convertNumber should do the job for you.
 
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