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ramukadam

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PostPosted: Tue Nov 06, 2007 9:42 pm    Post subject: Can i move COMP data to other data
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like
01 A PIC 9(4)COMP VALUE 32232.
01 B PIC 9(5).
In PD can i write
MOVE A to B.
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2007 12:32 am    Post subject:
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Why would you think you couldnt move numeric data to another numeric field?
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PostPosted: Wed Nov 07, 2007 12:44 am    Post subject:
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Hello,

To go a bit further - depending on compiler options, your 5-digit value might not "fit" in a 9(4) definition.
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