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How to Format a String to a Two Decimal Places in ASP.NET Core 3.1 MVC View ()

Question: How do you format a String or Number to two decimal places in Asp.Net Core 3.1 View C# 8? Am getting "No Overload for method 'ToString' takes 1 argument.

Answer: You can format numbers to Two Decimal places by using Sting.Format like below:

//If you want to format a string/number in a View (Presentation layer)
Or Simply
@string.Format("{00:C0}", YourVariable.ToString())
//Other way to achieve the same results
  • Make sure that you convert the string or number into decimal in your controller for the above functions to work in the View.
  • The other way of making sure that decimal number is formatted to decimal places is by rounding up the decimal number to desired decimal places. Simply type: Math.Round(YourDecimalNumber,2) in the case above, you will be rounding up to the nearest two decimal places.

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