Deleting Leading Zeros
If you have a field that containg leading zeros and want to eliminate all leading zeros for a fax and e-mail report. Then you have to opt for the following code:
Either shift left deleting leading '0'
Opt for the following functional module code:
This will get rid of the zeroes before you send it to a file or whatever.
Placing Leading Zeros
One can place leading zeroes in front of a number. Like have a field that is 14 characters long but you're only reading in 10, then you can add 4 zeroes to the front of that by using the following function module:
'CONVERSION_EXIT_ALPHA_INPUT' and pass the field or even part of the field to be padded with zeroes.
Or else, you can use WRITE field using EDIT MASK '==ALPHA'.