rand() Function

Returns a random number between 0 and 1 based on an even probability distribution, which is seeded by the transaction time.

Syntax

rand( count )

count: (Integer) The number of random numbers to be returned.

Returns

Decimal

Notes

If multiple transactions take place at the same time, the following expression can be used to further randomize the result: todecimal(text(rand()*(10^6),"000000"))

The maximum value for count is 1,000,000.

Examples

rand() returns 0.1429158

rand(2) returns {0.372094, 0.829343}

Open in Github Built: Fri, Jun 24, 2022 (02:09:25 PM)

On This Page

FEEDBACK