To string

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Basic functions to convert values of various data types to string.


Converts the specified value to a string representation.

If you need full control over the output format, consider using the data type specific format functions. For example, for decimal, use formatDecimal.

Input Parameters

A value that should be converted to a String. Supported types: Integer/Long, Decimal, Float (deprecated), DateTime and Enumeration. In case of Enumeration, returns the key of the enumeration value, not the caption. See also Enumerations in expressions.




with a DateTime:



'Mon Jan 01 00:00:00 CET 2007'