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Valid formats for Custom Table data

This topic applies to all SolarWinds Platform products.

Use the following formats to provide custom numbers, date, and time information in custom tables.

Valid custom numerical formats

The following table provides valid entries for the Custom Format option, using an original data value of 12.34567:

Entry

Description

Example

{0} unit/%

Returns the unrounded original numerical value as a text string

12.34567 bps or 12.34567 %

{0:0.00} unit/%

Returns the original numerical value, rounded to the indicated number of decimal places as a text string

12.35 bps or 12.35 %

0.000

Returns the original numerical value as a text string, rounded to the indicated number of decimal places

12.346

0.00' bps'

Returns the original numerical value as a text string, rounded to the indicated number of decimal places, concatenated with the string indicated in quotes.

12.35 bps

Valid custom date and time formats

The Custom Date and Time Format Strings on the Microsoft Developer Network provides a comprehensive table of valid custom date and time specifiers.