SAP ABAP Data Element DECIMALS (Number of Decimal Places)
SAP_BASIS (Software Component) SAP Basis Component
   BC-DWB-DIC-AC (Application Component) Activation Program, Conversion Program, DB Utility, MC, SPDD
     SDIC (Package) ABAP Dictionary
Basic Data
Data Element DECIMALS
Short Description Number of Decimal Places  
Data Type
Category of Dictionary Type D   Domain
Type of Object Referenced     No Information
Domain / Name of Reference Type DDLENG    
Data Type NUMC   Character string with only digits 
Length 6    
Decimal Places 0    
Output Length 6    
Value Table      
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No Input History    
Basic direction is set to LTR    
No BIDI Filtering    
Field Label
  Length  Field Label  
Short 10 Dec.Places 
Medium 15 Decimal Places 
Long 20 Decimal Places 
Heading 30 Decimal Places 


Number of decimal places allowed for a value.


Decimal places are only meaningful for the data types CURR, DEC, FLTP, QUAN, DF16_DEC, and DF34_DEC.

Last changed by/on SAP  20100420 
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