Viz Plug-ins User Guide

Version 5.0 | Published December 20, 2022 ©


The DataNumber plug-in works on containers with text geometry. The plug-in formats the display of numeric values according to the parameters set in the plug-in.

Note: This plug-in is located in: Plugins -> Container plug-ins -> Data

Information: DataPool plug-ins only work properly on a single channel on the same machine.

DataNumber Properties

  • Negative Numbers: Defines whether to show a negative number with a minus prefix -123,0 or use the parenthesis format (123).

  • Decimal Separator: Defines which character to use as a decimal separator: a comma or a dot.

  • Replace Zero: Defines whether to replace a zero value with the string defined in the Replace Zero By parameter.

  • Replace Zero By: Defines a string that is displayed when the numeric value equals zero.

  • Decimal Places: Defines how many digits are displayed on the right side of the decimal separator.

  • Force Fraction: Shows a fraction with the defined decimal places even though the value is an integer or has a fraction with less digits than defined when enabled.

  • Use Thousand Separator: Defines whether a thousand separator is displayed.

  • Thousand Separator: Defines which character to use as a thousand separator: A comma or a dot.

    Note: When displaying accounting information it is common to use the parenthesis to show negative numbers.

    Note: The fraction is rounded according to the value defined in the Decimal places parameter.