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weird integer rounding error

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hi guys why does this

Dim x As Integer
Dim y As Double

y = 4.664
x = Convert.ToInt32(y)

give me x=5 ?????

surely it should be 4

it doesnt matter what conversion i do all my integers round up if above .5 and down if below .5

any ideas ? ? ? ?
Nov 27 '07 #1
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Mohan Krishna
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any ideas ? ? ? ?
Hi

Why don't u use INT()?

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Nov 27 '07 #2

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What this code is doing is rounding. From the sound of it, you don't want rounding, you want truncation. As Mohan mentioned, the Int() function may be the way to go. (This applies to VB6 - not sure about your version.)
Nov 27 '07 #3

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