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by dlachieze
Sun Apr 22, 2018 9:26 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Noob Questions
Replies: 8
Views: 766

Re: Noob Questions

Press [Σ+] to toggle between DMY and MDY modes in the date settings dialog. See the release notes of the V3.3 firmware for more details. Yes, AFAIK this is a limitation of the DM42 direct keyboard Alpha mode. To enter numeric labels you should not be in the DM42 Alpha mode, but in the HP 42S Alpha ...
by dlachieze
Tue Apr 10, 2018 5:31 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: Proposal: virtual alpha variable?
Replies: 6
Views: 1880

Re: Proposal: virtual alpha variable?

This will store the Numeric Codes for each of the Characters in the ALPHA register. It will size the MATRIX to be the same as the length of the string in the ALPHA Register. You could add a ROLL DOWN before exiting the routines if you don't wish to have the MATRIX in the X-register. Nicely done. Ho...
by dlachieze
Sun Mar 25, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: Where are the calculators manufactured?
Replies: 10
Views: 1925

Re: Where are the calculators manufactured?

The calculators are produced in China, final assembly is in done in Switzerland and that's also where they ship from. I've just been visiting the production sites, see this video https://www.facebook.com/jeremy.chatelaine/videos/983219105169073/ Thanks for the video. It's very interesting to see ho...
by dlachieze
Sat Mar 24, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: AIP <=> "AFP"
Replies: 6
Views: 1786

Re: AIP <=> "AFP"

But its counterpart "AFP" is missing despite there exists IP an FP. What could be the reason for HP's decision to do so? AIP is useful when you work with loop counters ccccccc.fffii to be able to display the current count without the fractional part. I don't see a similar need for AFP. I'd miss an ...
by dlachieze
Fri Mar 23, 2018 8:32 am
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 145
Views: 20350

Re: 43S News

I'm wondering why you cannot reassign ON and OFF to where there are today for the DM42 as the HW will support it: ... I'm wondering if the ON key location at the bottom right is compatible with the current DM42 board design or if it will require a new PCB? This was clarified really early. Michael co...
by dlachieze
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:25 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: How did you discover SwissMicros?
Replies: 29
Views: 3457

Re: How did you discover SwissMicros?

Walter wrote:
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:21 pm
akaTB wrote:
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:16 pm
Keyboard rearrangement on DM41 is an abominion. :!:
Signore Massimo, if you'd say "abomination" I'd say 1+. ;)
"abomination" say those who designed / pushed for the 43S keyboard arrangement.... :mrgreen:
by dlachieze
Fri Mar 16, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: PRLCD with new graphical modes
Replies: 13
Views: 2123

Re: PRLCD with new graphical modes

cappy wrote:
Fri Mar 16, 2018 10:29 am
Now, if you could just assign “saving the screen to an image” to a blank key, instead of going through the menus.
Which menus? To save a screenshot of the LCD you just have to press simultaneously Shift + DISP.
by dlachieze
Fri Mar 09, 2018 8:02 pm
Forum: Software Library
Topic: [42S] Electrical Engineering Solutions
Replies: 6
Views: 1735

[42S] Electrical Engineering Solutions

Here are the different programs from the HP 42S Electrical Engineering Solutions book. You need the book to know how to use them, and you can find it on the hpmuseum document set . The programs are available as source files (.TXT) and as binary files (.RAW) that can be loaded in Free42 and the DM42....
by dlachieze
Thu Mar 08, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: appropriate image type to submit for analysis
Replies: 7
Views: 1343

Re: appropriate image type to submit for analysis

Yes but the OP was wanting someone to analyze his pictures. If you convert them you may prevent any issue analysis while putting them in a zip file keeps their original file format.
by dlachieze
Thu Mar 08, 2018 10:48 pm
Forum: Discuss!
Topic: 43S News
Replies: 145
Views: 20350

Re: 43S News

Can you reassign the ON key?