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## Parameter Types |

Administration and Customization > Parameters

The parameters in ShipWeight can be of the following types;

•Decimal: |
Parameter that is a number with a specific number of decimals |

•Integer: |
Parameter that is a number with no decimals |

•List: |
Parameter that can be one of the values specified in the 'Alternatives' field |

•Link: |
Parameter that is a hyperlink |

•Memo: |
Parameter that is a text |

•Combo: |
Parameter that is a predefined value listed in 'Alternatives' field or a value defined by the user |

•Composite: |
Parameter that is calculated based on other parameters, or refer to weight or center of gravity of a weight group. The formula is defined in the Expression field. A parameter for length (lm) divided by breadth (bm) will have a expression like lm@bm@/ (reverse polish notation). A parameter that represents lightship (LW) weight (W) will be LW|W and lightship longitudinal center of gravity (L) will be LW|L. |