# Predefined Display Formats

Description

Alpha Anywhere uses display formats to present data in form fields.

### Character

- Code
- Description/Example
- ""
None

- "C"
Uppercase

- "L"
Lowercase

- "F"
First letter uppercase and remainder of the string unchanged.

- "W"
First letter of each word uppercase and remainder of word unchanged.

- "Y"
First letter uppercase and remainder of the string lower case.

- "Z"
First letter of each word uppercase and remainder of word lowercase.

### Numeric

- Code
- Description/Example
- ""
None

- "B"
1234567.78 (blank if zero)

- "$("
$123,456.78, ($123,456.78) for negative numbers

- "@("
Same as "$(" except that the $ sign is left justified and is outside the parentheses for negative numbers. $ 123,456.78. (Version 8 and above).

- ","
123,456.78

- ",("
123,456.78, (123,457.78) for negative numbers. (Version 8 and above).

- "("
Negative numbers in parentheses. No thousands separator.

- "%"
123,456.78%

- "XF"
Fifty six and 78/100

- "XF$"
Fifty six and 78/100 Dollars

- "$(B"
$123,456.78 (blank if zero) (negative numbers in parentheses)

- ",B"
123,456.78 (blank if zero)

- "%B"
123,456.78% (blank if zero)

- "XBF"
Fifty six and 78/100 (blank if zero)

- "X$(BF"
Fifty six and 78/100 Dollars (blank if zero) (negative numbers in parentheses)

- "$(*"
***$123,456.78 (right justified and padded with asterisks) (negative numbers in parentheses)

- ",*"
***123,456.78 (right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X*F"
***Fifty six and 78/100 (right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X$*F"
***Fifty six and 78/100 Dollars (right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "$(B*"
***$123,456.78 (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks) (negative numbers in parentheses)

- ",B*"
***123,456.78 (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "XB*F"
***Fifty six and 78/100 (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X$(B*F"
***Fifty six and 78/100 Dollars (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "XC"
FIFTY SIX AND 78/100

- "X$(C"
FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 DOLLARS

- "XBC"
FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 (blank if zero)

- "X$(BC"
FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 DOLLARS (blank if zero)

- "X*C"
***FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 (right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X$(*C"
***FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 DOLLARS ( right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "XB*C"
***FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X$(B*C"
***FIFTY SIX AND 78/100 DOLLARS (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "XL"
fifty six and 78/100

- "X$(L"
fifty six and 78/100 dollars

- "XBL"
fifty six and 78/100 (blank if zero)

- "X$(BL"
fifty six and 78/100 dollars (blank if zero)

- "X*L"
***fifty six and 78/100

- "X$(*L"
***fifty six and 78/100 dollars

- "X*BL"
***fifty six and 78/100 (blank if zero)

- "X$(B*L"
***fifty six and 78/100 dollars (blank if zero)

- "XW"
Fifty Six And 78/100

- "X$(W"
Fifty Six And 78/100 Dollars

- "XBW"
Fifty Six And 78/100 (blank if zero)

- "X$(BW"
Fifty Six And 78/100 Dollars (blank if zero)

- "X*W"
***Fifty Six And 78/100 (right justified and padded with asterisks

- "X$(*W"
***Fifty Six And 78/100 Dollars (right justified and padded with asterisks

- "XB*W"
***Fifty Six And 78/100 (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

- "X$(B*W"
***Fifty Six And 78/100 Dollars (blank if zero, right justified and padded with asterisks)

### Date

- Code
- Description/Example
- ""
None

- "1-"
12-31-2016

- "2-"
31-12-2016

- "1/"
12/31/2016

- "2/"
31/12/2016

- "3"
31 December 2016

- "4"
December 31, 2016

- "8"
December 31st, 2016

- "5-"
12-16

- "6-"
12-31-16

- "7-"
31-12-16

- "5/"
12/16

- "6/"
12/31/16

- "7/"
31/12/16

- "9-"
31-Dec-16

- "10"
31 Dec 2016

- "11-"
16-12-31

- "12-"
2016/12/31

- "11/"
16/12/31

- "12/"
2016/12/31

- "11."
16.12.31

- "12."
2016.12.31

- "3C"
31 DECEMBER 2016"

- "4C"
DECEMBER 31, 2016

- "8C"
DECEMBER 31ST, 2016

- '9C"
31-DEC-16

- "10C"
31 DEC 2016

### Logical

- Code
- Description/Example
- ""
None

- "1"
True/False

- "2"
Yes/No

See Also