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|See also: MakeEFormat, FormatData, strff, EEngStr, AutoFormatData, SortableNumericString|
The function SigDigStr converts the numerical value data into a string of length Width showing NSigDig significant digits. (Note the difference between number of decimal places and number of significant digits).
The optional parameter NoBlanks (Version ) suppresses any leading blanks if set to TRUE. Please note that, for example, SigDigStr(xx,8,4,true) is not the same as SigDigStr(xx,1,4,false). Following are the results for different parameters (assuming that xx = 23.12345, the resulting blanks are indicated by the tilde sign ~):