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Including percentage and such like to a calculationAsked by tomorrownight on February 03, 2016 at 09:44 AM
i created a nice form with you guys but now the person who asked me to make it wants to add discounts. Is there a way of reducing the form calculation down by 10% or something? There is no percent options in the Maths that i can see. thanks
It depends on how your form is setup. You just need to convert the percentage to decimal places.
To get 10% on your price, just do this formula:
Price x 0.10 = 10% of the price
To get 20% on your price, just do this formula:
Price x 0.20 = 20% of the price
...and so on.
However, it depends on how your form is setup. Here's my test form: https://form.jotform.com/60335126857962. In my end, I will let my users set a discount percentage, this means the inputted number is not converted to a 2 decimal value, I need to convert them first. My formula would be like this:
Price - ( (Discount % / 100 ) * Price ) = total price minus the discount
Price = 100
Discount = 10 (which means 10%, no need to add "%" sign)
= 100 - ( ( 10 / 100 ) * 100 )
= 100 - ( (0.1) * 100 )
= 100 - ( 10 )
= 90 total price
I hope that helps. Do let us know if you need more information on this.
awesome, i really should have got that as its basic maths shouldnt i? Im sorry.
On behalf of my colleague, Charlie, you are welcome. If you need further assistance, please feel free to contact us again.