My Oracle Support Banner

Integer Field Accepting Float Value (Doc ID 2450395.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 24, 2018

Applies to:

Instantis EnterpriseTrack - Version and later
Instantis EnterpriseTrack Cloud Service - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.



Custom integer fields accept any number x.000000000000000, or with fewer 0's or ending in 1


Expected to show 1,2,3...

STEPS to verify

  1. Access system as user able to edit or create a new project
  2. Enter project with fields set to be an integer with any number x.000000000000000 , with fewer 0's or ending in 1
  3. Enter information for all other required fields
  4. Save

Result: The value is a numeric decimal x.000000000000001 and greater, this is seen as a float. Any less is seen as an integer. Meaning, the system accepts multiple decimal places as long as they are .01 or less as an integer up to x.00000000000001.


To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!

In this Document

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.