abs() Function
This function may not be compatible with all features of Appian. For details, see the Feature Compatibility section below.

Function

abs( number )

Returns the absolute value(s) of the specified number(s).

Parameters

Keyword Type Description

number

Decimal Array

A number or array of numbers, the absolute value(s) of which will be returned.

Returns

Decimal

Usage considerations

If the number values are integers, the function will return an integer.

Examples

abs(-2.0) returns 2

Feature compatibility

The table below lists this function's compatibility with various features in Appian.
Feature Compatibility Note
Portals Compatible
Offline Mobile Compatible
Custom Record Field Expressions Compatible
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