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by mcc
Sat Jan 30, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: third root of -8...
Replies: 17
Views: 813

third root of -8...

Hi, All credits goes to Scott Collins - he found this. See his video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNR7kcA08As In short: -2 * -2 * -2 = -8 On many calculators cuberoot( -8 ) gives -2...as above. On the DM42 with CRES enabled this gives: 1.0 + i1.73205... which is one correct answer. But with RRES ...
by mcc
Thu Dec 31, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Missing function
Replies: 1
Views: 180

Missing function

Hi, in the User Manual linked here: https://forum.swissmicros.com/viewtopic.php?p=18634#p18634 on page 323 (page number printed on the page, not the page count of the PDF as such) there is mentioned the function "OFF" which is programmable and turns off the calculator (surprise, surprise! ...
by mcc
Thu Dec 31, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Usage tips, tricks and problem reports
Topic: Custom fonts anyhow?
Replies: 1
Views: 173

Custom fonts anyhow?

Hi,

is there a way to install alternative fonts for the DM42 ?

Cheers!
mcc
by mcc
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: Getting the L/F-symbol into a string ?
Replies: 16
Views: 1128

Re: Getting the L/F-symbol into a string ?

Hi,

thanks a lot - that helps!

Interesting, that 138 ist exactly 10 (the "normal L/F") 128 (half of 256/8bit) +

Cheers!
Meino
by mcc
Tue Oct 20, 2020 4:22 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: Getting the L/F-symbol into a string ?
Replies: 16
Views: 1128

Getting the L/F-symbol into a string ?

Hi,

is there a way to get the "L/F" (linefeed) symbol into a string without actually "executing" the linefeed?

Cheers!
Meino
by mcc
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: 8bit hex value into alpha-register...how?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

Re: 8bit hex value into alpha-register...how?

Hi Thomas,

oh! ...didn't know of this difference... THANKS! :)

Cheers!
Meino
by mcc
Sun Oct 18, 2020 6:15 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: 8bit hex value into alpha-register...how?
Replies: 2
Views: 297

8bit hex value into alpha-register...how?

Hi, Following code: 0.015 STO 00 LBL 00 HEXM RCL 00 AIP AVIEW STOP ISG 00 GOTO 00 ...but it put 0.....9,10,11,12,13,14,15 into the alpha register. Positioning HEXM after recalling 00 does not help either... Is there a way to write values in hexadecimal notation into the alpha register without implem...
by mcc
Sat Oct 17, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: Porting a HP41 program to the DM42
Replies: 10
Views: 1021

Re: Porting a HP41 program to the DM42

Oh! Thanks! :)
by mcc
Sat Oct 17, 2020 3:04 am
Forum: DM42
Topic: Porting a HP41 program to the DM42
Replies: 10
Views: 1021

Re: Porting a HP41 program to the DM42

Hi Thomas, The last time I visited the converter page of this site I didn't found a way to convert from ascii to raw. If it is really missing (and the problem isn't located right in front of my monitor...<cough>)...it would miss it (sorry...this sentence is somehow quirky...) Without exactly knowing...
by mcc
Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: DM42
Topic: Porting a HP41 program to the DM42
Replies: 10
Views: 1021

Porting a HP41 program to the DM42

Hi, suppose I would find a HP41-program for the HP41* in binary form freely downloadable from the net and there is no textual representation of that program... Would this work: Load the binary blob into the bin-to-ascii converter for the DM41x. Copy the textual for to a file. Check the file for synt...