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WebAPI Web Access To Telemation
WebAPI Data Types
All data is returned as character (ASCII). For the supported numeric data types (currently, DOUBLE/double, REAL/float, DEC, and CMP3 (PACK) types are not supported), a standard ASCII format is provided:
INT2/short int - values are returned as right-justified, 6-char ASCII number, leading spaces.
INT4/int - values are returned as right-justified, 12-char ASCII number, leading spaces.
DATE/short int – values are returned as 8 character date , e.g., "20010425"