2.1.7.15 set_cols_in_range_to_same_datatype


Description

Set all columns in selected data range to the same data type if columns have different data type.

Syntax

int set_cols_in_range_to_same_datatype( DataRange & dr, int * pType = NULL )

Parameters

dr
[input] The data range selected.
pType
[input] pointer to columns' type.
If not NULL, all columns' type will set to pType. Otherwise, if one column's type is double, real, Complex or mixed(numeric &text, which is column's default setting), all columns' type will be set to double. Default is NULL.

Return

if succeed return the type value, otherwise return -1.

Examples

EX1

void set_cols_in_range_to_same_datatype_Ex1()
{
	
	Worksheet wks;
	wks.Create("Origin");
	if( wks )
	{
		DataRange dr;
	
		dr.Add(wks, 0, "X");
		dr.Add(wks, 1, "Y");
	
		// set two columns to different data type
		wks.Columns(0).SetFormat(OKCOLTYPE_NUMERIC);    
		wks.Columns(1).SetFormat(OKCOLTYPE_NUMERIC);    
		wks.Columns(0).SetInternalDataType(FSI_LONG);       
		wks.Columns(1).SetInternalDataType(FSI_DOUBLE);
		int nRet = set_cols_in_range_to_same_datatype(dr);
		if(nRet < 0)
			printf("failed to set");
		else
			printf("columns in selected data range are all set to same type \n" );
	
	}   

}

Remark

See Also

check_cols_in_range_with_same_datatype

Header to Include

origin.h

Reference