MS Access Abs() Function

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Abs()

Function

Example

Return the absolute value of a number:

SELECT Abs(-243.5) AS AbsNum;


Definition and Usage

The Abs() function returns the absolute (positive) value of a number.

Syntax

Abs(

number

)

Parameter Values

Parameter Description

number
Required. A numeric value

Technical Details

Works in: From Access 2000