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Esox76
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Power automate round up a float value

Hi i have a float value in power automate that i would like to round up. Could someone point me in the right direction 

 

e.g. 0.5 should be 1

1.5 should be 2

 

Thanks in advance Esoxs

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Hi @Esox76,

 

Sorry I did not consider the case where the decimal place is 0.

Please try the following formula:

 

if(less(length(split(string(variables('TT')),'.')),int(2)),int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),if(less(int(last(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),int(5)),int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),add(int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),1)))

 

 
Best Regards,
Zhi Chen

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poweractivate
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@Esox76 

 

Use the Round function if you want 0.5 to be 1, 1.5 to be 2 - 0.3 to be 0, 1.3 to be 1, etc.

 

Round(NumberDecimalPlaces)

  • Number - Required. The number to round.
  • DecimalPlaces - Required. Number of decimal places to round to. Use a positive value to indicate decimal places right of the decimal separator, a negative value to the left, and zero for a whole number.

Or

 

Use the RoundUp function if you want it to always round up no matter what so 0.3 to be 1, 1.3  to be 2, etc.

 

RoundUp(NumberDecimalPlaces)

  • Number - Required. The number to round.
  • DecimalPlaces - Required. Number of decimal places to round to. Use a positive value to indicate decimal places right of the decimal separator, a negative value to the left, and zero for a whole number.

 

Example:

 

Round(7.9,0) would result in the number 8

Round(7.1,0) would result in the number 7

 

whereas

 

RoundUp(7.9,0) would result in the number 8

RoundUp(7.1,0) would result in the number 8 again

 

Check here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/maker/canvas-apps/functions/function-round for more info

 

See if the above helps @Esox76 

 

Sorry @poweractivate  but this Round() function is not available in Power Automate

 

Thanks

Hi @Esox76,

 

Do you want to round up a float in power automate flow?

I assume your float have one decimal place and have a test on my side, please try following workaround.

vzhichen_0-1635487179991.png

Here is the expression:

if(less(int(last(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),int(5)),int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),add(int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),1))

vzhichen_1-1635487179995.png

 

      

vzhichen_2-1635487179997.png

 

Best Regards,

Zhi Chen

@v-chenzhi Thanks for this i have tested it but  there is a slight bug in that if my value is 5.0 it calculates it as 6 instead of 5. if it's 4.0 then it ok !

 

Regards Esox

Hi @Esox76,

 

Sorry I did not consider the case where the decimal place is 0.

Please try the following formula:

 

if(less(length(split(string(variables('TT')),'.')),int(2)),int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),if(less(int(last(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),int(5)),int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),add(int(first(split(string(variables('TT')),'.'))),1)))

 

 
Best Regards,
Zhi Chen

@v-chenzhi Solution works very well Thank You 

 

Esox

hemrhk
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This blog post solves Round off problems

https://365stack.in/index.php/2022/01/01/how-to-round-up-down-decimal-in-power-automate/ 

 

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JRockO
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I'm a little late to the game, but you can use the "formatNumber(...)" expression in PowerAutomate to accomplish this. 

 

I haven't done extensive testing to confirm proper rounding for large decimals, but 1.5 becomes 2 when using int(formatNumber(1.5, '0')).

 

Note: '0' is the string used for the number format.  You could also use '#' but I like to use '0' since it's a number and seems more straight forward when reading it.

Thank you Zhi, everything else I tried (and mentioned here) either doesn't work or always rounds down. I will test some more to be sure, but your solution appears to work well. Crazy that there isn't a more straightforward solution such as RoundUp() function that works, but a very impressive workaround.

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