Arithmetic Operators

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Add

Context: Workflow, Dashboard Widget, Computed field, Report

This piece, even though listed under the Arithmetic Operators section, is not a true-blue arithmetic operator. It can do the following:

  • Add 2 number type values of custom fields, variables or return values

  • Add 2 strings to create a new string

In the example shown, we are adding the Type value (TEXT) returned by Member > Type to a label and showing the same

Subtract

Context: Workflow, Dashboard Widget, Computed field, Report

Use this piece to subtract 2 values of NUMBER type. These can be in the form of directly typed in numbers or Variables or Custom fields or return value of another piece.

Multiply / Divide

Context: Workflow, Dashboard Widget, Computed field, Report

Use this piece to Multiply or Divide 2 values of NUMBER type. These can be in the form of directly typed in numbers or Variables or Custom fields or return value of another piece

In the first example shown, we are multiplying 2 numbers directly and showing the same. In the second example, we can setting a NUMBER type variable, MyNumber, to half the Current Weight collected in the corresponding Custom field.

Exponent

Context: Workflow, Dashboard Widget, Computed field, Report

Do we need to explain? Here is a hint. In the example shown, it returns 49.