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Getting different result when concatenating fields


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Hi,

I am trying to concatenate my two number fields with a string and it is giving me different result. 

Field A value: 201479652315
Field B value: 201454784878

Here's what I'm trying to do: 
Field A + Field B + '.docx'

And I am getting dis result: 201479652315 2.014547e+4878.docx

Here's the formula i am using: 
CAST([@field:FieldA] as VARCHAR) + CAST([@field:FieldB] as VARCHAR) + '.docx'

Can you help?

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Hello @Batchini,

If it is on the Table level, can you try to use the formula below for converting a number to a string instead?:

LTRIM(STR([@field:FieldA], 25, 0)) + LTRIM(STR([@field:FieldB], 25, 0)) +  '.docx'

It seems like the main reason why it is displaying the incorrect result is that the value you're trying to convert exceeds the max size value.

I hope this helps.

- Barbie

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