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 ====== MagicPlot Calculator ====== ====== MagicPlot Calculator ======
  
-MagicPlot Calculator is a useful formula calculator embedded in MagicPlot. To open calculator use ''Tools->Calculator'' menu item. MagicPlot may be minimized to task bar while Calculator window is still on top+MagicPlot Calculator is a useful formula calculator built in MagicPlot. To open calculator use ''Tools -> Calculator'' menu item. 
  
-MagicPlot Calculator can also be used as free standalone software application. You can download it [[http://magicplot.com/calc/|here]]+===== Using calculator outside MagicPlot ===== 
 +Calculator window stays on top when MagicPlot main window is minimized to task bar (Dock on Mac), so you can use the Calculator when working with other applications.
  
-MagicPlot Calculator uses the same [[formula|formula syntax]] as other formula fields in MagicPlot application. Unlike other formula fields calculator supports comma ('','') as decimal separator (''1.2 = 1,2''), so use semicolon ('';'') as function arguments separator: ''min(1;2)''MagicPlot Calculator supports user-defined variables.+{{:calc2.png?nolink|Heron'formula in MagicPlot Calculator}}
  
-{{:calc2.png|MagicPlot Calculator}}+===== Using the Calculator =====
  
-  * Type ''(12+4)*sin(pi/2)'' and press ''Enter'' to get the result+  * Type expression like ''(12+4)*sin(pi/2)'' and press ''Enter'' to get the result
   * Type ''a=5'' to set variable ''a'' to 5   * Type ''a=5'' to set variable ''a'' to 5
   * Use Up/Down keys to recall previously entered expressions   * Use Up/Down keys to recall previously entered expressions
-  * Use ''ans'' (''Ans''variable or press Ctrl+Up to insert the result of latest operation+  * Use ''ans'' variable or press Ctrl+Up to insert the result of latest operation
   * Standard functions and variables (sin, cos, pi, e, etc.) are supported   * Standard functions and variables (sin, cos, pi, e, etc.) are supported
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 +MagicPlot Calculator uses the same [[expressions]] as other formula fields in MagicPlot application. 
  
 ===== See Also ===== ===== See Also =====
-  * [[formula]]+  * [[expressions]] 
calculator.txt · Last modified: Tue Jan 12 13:40:39 2021 by Alexander