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Displaying formatted real numbers

Question asked by VRFuser on Jul 25, 1997

On Fri, 25 Jul 1997, Laurent PERDEREAU wrote:

> Hi,
> I am using HP VEE 4.01 under WIN 95. I use in a program a drop down list
> to select real values. This values depend on a previous value. So they are
> calculated just before the execution of the drop down list, and are sent in
> the enum values input pin. The result is that it displays in the drop down
> list
> the values with more than ten significant digit. I would like to known how
> i can do to have this in my drop down list:
>      0.2u
>      10.1M
>      ...
> instead of :
>      0.00000021256
>      10100002.0256
>      ...
> thanks a lot.

I think you can do it by using a formula object just before giving the
input to the drop-down list. The formula( or a set of formulae)  should
convert the the real values to your desired format.
Hope this helps you.


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