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[ currency->value ]


The [currency->value] method returns the underlying numeric value of the currency object for use in calculations.

  • Syntax
  • Beginner

Perform calculations using a currency formatted value

This example uses the [currency->value] method to allow a calculation to be performed on an object cast as currency.


var( value = 29.99,
     tax = .13 )

var( price = currency($value) )

'The price is '+$price+'\n' 

var( withTax = $price->value *(1.0 +  $tax) )

'With Tax: '+currency($withTax)


The price is $29.99
With Tax: $33.89

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