Context English sid (generated)
00000002.xhp
par_id3154013
help.text
In $[officename] Basic, a <emph>method parameter</emph> or a <emph>property</emph> expecting unit information can be specified either as integer or long integer expression without a unit, or as a character string containing a unit. If no unit is passed to the method the default unit defined for the active document type will be used. If the parameter is passed as a character string containing a measurement unit, the default setting will be ignored. The default measurement unit for a document type can be set under <switchinline select="sys"><caseinline select="MAC"><emph>%PRODUCTNAME - Preferences</emph></caseinline><defaultinline><emph>Tools - Options</emph></defaultinline></switchinline><emph> - (Document Type) - General</emph>. $[officename] Basic giddo, <emph>metede eishshi</emph> woy <emph>akatu</emph> safaro nookkiha intijerete woy seeda intijerete handaara woy safaro amaddanno fkiima naannifikiima gede badama dandiitanno. Safaro metedete wido sa'innokkiro, baqqado bortaje danira tirantino gadete safaro horonsi'rantanno. Eishshu bikkote safaro amaddino fikiima naannifikiima gede sa'iro, gadete qinoo dihoronsi'rantanno. Gadete bikko safaro bortajete danira <emph><switchinline select="sys"><caseinline select="MAC">%PRODUCTNAME - Doorshsha</caseinline><defaultinline>Uduunne - Doogga</defaultinline></switchinline> - (Bortajete Dana) - Xaphooma</emph> woroonni qinaabbanno.
00000003.xhp
par_id3153381
help.text
You can set the locale used for controlling the formatting numbers, dates and currencies in $[officename] Basic in <switchinline select="sys"><caseinline select="MAC"><emph>%PRODUCTNAME - Preferences</emph></caseinline><defaultinline><emph>Tools - Options</emph></defaultinline></switchinline><emph> - Language Settings - Languages</emph>. In Basic format codes, the decimal point (<emph>.</emph>) is always used as <emph>placeholder</emph> for the decimal separator defined in your locale and will be replaced by the corresponding character. You can set the locale used for controlling the formatting numbers, dates and currencies in $[officename] Basic in <emph><switchinline select="sys"><caseinline select="MAC">%PRODUCTNAME - Preferences</caseinline><defaultinline>Tools - Options</defaultinline></switchinline> - Language Settings - Languages</emph>. In Basic format codes, the decimal point (<emph>.</emph>) is always used as <emph>placeholder</emph> for the decimal separator defined in your locale and will be replaced by the corresponding character.