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Comment: Migrated to Confluence 5.3

A number of DDEX composites allow the communication of percentage information (e.g. the RightSharePercentage composite). In DDEX messages, percentages should be communicated as numbers between 0 and 100  (e.g. “12.5” for 12.5%) rather than a decimal value between 0 and 1 (e.g. “0.125” for 12.5%)

So the correct way to communicate a RightSharePercentage of 12.5% would be:

Code Block
<RightSharePercentage>12.5</RightSharePercentage>  <!—- Communicates 12.5% -->

To cater for old systems, DDEX allows to communicate percentages in the interval of 0 to 1 as follows:

Code Block
<RightSharePercentage HasMaxValueOfOne="true">0.125</RightSharePercentage>  <!—- Communicates 12.5% -->