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What is the functionality of ** in the Formula Edit

Former Member
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Hi,


Could anyone tell me what the operator ** can be utilzed for in the BEx Query Designer Formula Editor?

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ravi_chandra3
Active Contributor
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Hi

If u want to find the square root,cube roots then ** will play vital role eg :5 ** 3 = 125.

Hope u got it.

Regards

Ravi

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former_member182277
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Hello James,

The ** operator is used as the power of the value.

For example:

4**5 = 4*4*4*4*4 = 1024.

Hope it is useful.

Regards,Neha

former_member225306
Active Contributor
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Hi,

yes. If you want power value you need to use "**" value in formula.

http://help.sap.com/saphelp_scm70/helpdata/en/9d/76563cc368b60fe10000000a114084/frameset.htm

Thanks,

Venkat