a % b
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 Example 1:
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 Posted on Apr 16, 2006  01:34 (UTC)
 You can use % to round a decimal number down to the nearest whole number. For example: If you wanted to use the command random to generate a whole number between 0 and 5, you could put this in a script: In A1, the new commands round, floor or ceil would be the easier way to round.
 Posted on Jul 21, 2015  14:55 (UTC)
 Be careful when dealing with negative numbers. The way a modulo operation treats negatives differs between languages. In SQF truncated division is used, hence:
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