Format number input

Specify a digit separator

  1. Select the number input object.
  2. In the Properties panel, click on the Separator property and choose a value from the dropdown list.
    Number Input Properties: Separator

Set the number of decimal places for number

  1. Select the number input object.
  2. In the Properties panel, click on the Decimal Places property and enter a value.
    Number Input Properties: Decimal Places

Note The value provided will set the number of decimal places from right to left.

Set the prefix

  1. Select the number input object.
  2. In the Properties panel, click on the Prefix property and enter a value (e.g. $: dollar currency symbol, ¥: Yen currency symbol) to set a character as the prefix (to come before a number).
    Number Input Properties: Prefix

Set the suffix

  1. Select the number input object.
  2. In the Properties panel, click on the Suffix property and enter a value (e.g. %: percent, in: inches, cm: centimeters, mm: millimeters, etc.) to set a character as the suffix (to come after a number).
    Number Input Properties: Suffix

Set number input to read only

  1. Select the number input object.
  2. In the Properties panel, set the Read Only property to True (checked).
    Number Input Properties: Read Only

Note Setting the Read Only value field to True (checked) will prevent a user from entering input into the Number Input object. This is useful for easily creating a formatted text object where you can use actions to push a value into the object and have it formatted (e.g. “500” becomes “$500.00”).