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IField.Precision Property (ArcObjects .NET 10.8 SDK)
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IField.Precision Property

The precision for field values.

[Visual Basic .NET]
Public ReadOnly Property Precision As Integer
public int Precision {get;}
HRESULT get_Precision(
  System.Int32* Length
Length [out, retval]

Length is a parameter of type long*

Product Availability

Available with ArcGIS Engine, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Server.


Precision is the number of digits in a number. For example, the number 56.78 has a precision of 4. Precision is only valid for fields that are numeric. Precision is always returned as 0 from personal or File geodatabase fields.

See Also

IField Interface