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tushar_study

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PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2009 9:17 pm    Post subject: Help Needed - Regarding data movement
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Hi ,

I have the following Working storage declaration :

01 ws-N pic 9(03) value 003.

01 ws-A pic X(03) .


I need to move ws-N to ws-A(as i need to display only 3 and not 003 on a report.Can some1 please help.


Thanks in advance,
Tushar
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PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2009 9:27 pm    Post subject: Re: Help Needed - Regarding data movement
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tushar_study wrote:
I need to move ws-N to ws-A(as i need to display only 3 and not 003 on a report.
What do you want where the zeros were?
What if the number was 303?
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PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2009 9:38 pm    Post subject:
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RTFM - look for EDIT or EDIT MASK
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PostPosted: Fri May 01, 2009 9:42 pm    Post subject: Re: Help Needed - Regarding data movement
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tushar_study wrote:
Hi ,

I have the following Working storage declaration :

01 ws-N pic 9(03) value 003.

01 ws-A pic X(03) .


I need to move ws-N to ws-A(as i need to display only 3 and not 003 on a report.Can some1 please help.


Thanks in advance,
Tushar


I would suggest that you look in the COBOL manual for the PIC clause.
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