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Vrf - Standard Units Conversion

Question asked by VRFuser on Feb 9, 1998


Nguyen, Adam D wrote:

> I'm trying to convert the components unit from an assembly list
> (micro_Ohm, pico_Ohm, kilo_Ohm, Gega_Ohm, ect) to the standard unit
> (Ohm) in scientific notation , likewise for Capacitors and Inductors;
> for example:
>
> COMPONENTS              ORIGINAL UNIT           CONVERTED TO
> ===========             ===========             ============
> C                       1.5 pF                  1.5E-12  F
> R                       2.0 Kilo Ohm            2.0E+3  Ohm
> L                       20mH                    2.0E-2 H
>
> Does anyone know how to use conversion function to do this task
> automatically.

If you are just interested in displaying the result, you can simply change the
"Number" property of the alphanumeric display you used to display the unit to
Scientific.

Hope that helps,
Allen

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