Power Fx, a powerful and low-code formula language used in Microsoft Power Platform, greatly simplifies app and workflow development. Among its many features, a key functionality is the ability to convert text into numbers. This is especially useful when dealing with data that comes in text format but needs to be processed numerically for calculations, sorting, or other data manipulations.
To convert text to numbers in Power Fx, you typically use the Value function. The syntax is straightforward:
Here's how it works:
This function is incredibly useful in various scenarios, such as:
Converting text to numbers in Power Fx is made simple with the Value function. This function is vital for handling numerical data that is initially in text format, facilitating a wide range of operations from user input processing to complex calculations within the Microsoft Power Platform.