Summary of Edit Codes
Table 1 summarizes the edit codes and the options they provide. A simplified version of this table is printed above positions 45 through 70 on the output specifications. Table 2 shows how fields look after they are edited.
Table 3 shows the effect that the different edit codes have on the same field with a specified end position for output.
DECEDIT Keyword Parameter  

Edit Code  Commas  Decimal Point  Sign for Negative Balance  '.'  ','  '0,'  '0.'  Zero Suppress 
1  Yes  Yes  No Sign  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes 
2  Yes  Yes  No Sign  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes 
3  Yes  No Sign  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes  
4  Yes  No Sign  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes  
59^{1}  
A  Yes  Yes  CR  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes 
B  Yes  Yes  CR  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes 
C  Yes  CR  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes  
D  Yes  CR  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes  
J  Yes  Yes   (minus)  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes 
K  Yes  Yes   (minus)  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes 
L  Yes   (minus)  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes  
M  Yes   (minus)  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes  
N  Yes  Yes   (floating minus)  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes 
O  Yes  Yes   (floating minus)  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes 
P  Yes   (floating minus)  .00 or 0  ,00 or 0  0,00 or 0  0.00 or 0  Yes  
Q  Yes   (floating minus)  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Blanks  Yes  
X^{2}  
Y^{3}  Yes  
Z^{4}  Yes  
Note:

Edit Codes 
Positive
Number Two Decimal Positions 
Positive
Number No Decimal Positions 
Negative
Number Three Decimal Positions 
Negative
Number No Decimal Positions 
Zero
Balance Two Decimal Positions 
Zero
Balance No Decimal Positions 

Unedited  1234567  1234567  00012␢^{5}  00012␢^{5}  000000  000000 
1  12,345.67  1,234,567  .120  120  .00  0 
2  12,345.67  1,234,567  .120  120  
3  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  .00  0 
4  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  
59^{1}  
A  12,345.67  1,234,567  .120CR  120CR  .00  0 
B  12.345.67  1,234,567  .120CR  120CR  
C  12345.67  1234567  .120CR  120CR  .00  0 
D  12345.67  1234567  .120CR  120CR  
J  12,345.67  1,234,567  .120  120  .00  0 
K  12,345,67  1,234,567  .120  120  
L  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  .00  0 
M  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  
N  12,345.67  1,234,567  .120  120  .00  0 
O  12,345,67  1,234,567  .120  120  
P  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  .00  0 
Q  12345.67  1234567  .120  120  
X^{2}  1234567  1234567  00012␢^{5}  00012␢^{5}  000000  000000 
Y^{3}  0/01/20  0/01/20  0/00/00  0/00/00  
Z^{4}  1234567  1234567  120  120  
Note:

Negative Number, 2 Decimal Positions. End Position Specified as 10.  

Output Print Positions  
Edit Code  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11 
Unedited  0  0  4  1  K^{1}  
1  4  .  1  2  
2  4  .  1  2  
3  4  .  1  2  
4  4  .  1  2  
59^{2}  
A  4  .  1  2  C  R  
B  4  .  1  2  C  R  
C  4  .  1  2  C  R  
D  4  .  1  2  C  R  
J  4  .  1  2    
K  4  .  1  2    
L  4  .  1  2    
M  4  .  1  2    
N    4  .  1  2  
O    4  .  1  2  
P    4  .  1  2  
Q    4  .  1  2  
X  0  0  4  1  K^{1}  
Y  0  /  4  1  /  2  
Z  4  1  2  
Note:
