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Formatting

Regardless of their types all editors are used to represent and edit values in specific forms. When an editor needs to display the edit value within the edit box it converts the edit value to its string representation. The process of converting edit values to their string representation is called formatting.

This topic covers methods related to the formatting mechanism. It gives the methods which affect how edit values are represented within editors.

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