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Tue Dec 11 13:39:00 EST 2001
And if you have to add a lot of numbers at once you can use the
"sum" function. For example:
put sum (field "thisfield", field "thatfield", field
"someotherfield") into field "result"
Devin Asay wrote:
> At 10:57 AM -0500 12/11/01, Mike McKenzie wrote:
> >My appologizes to the programers here, but as I am not, my questions will be
> >of the "dumb" variety. I wish I had a printed manual so I could try to find
> >the answers off-line. Anyway here's my question:
> >How do I perform a math function (like add, subtract, etc.) on the number
> >input into a text field and then display the result in another textfield?
> >(Just your basic spreadsheet)
> put fld "foo" + 15 into fld "bar"
> -- OR
> put fld "foo" + fld "bar" into fld "foobar"
> -- OR
> add 15 to fld "foo" -- result will appear in fld "foo"
> >Also how do I restrict the input to only numbers?
> if not (inputVariable is a number) then ...
> Devin Asay
> Humanities Research Center
> Brigham Young University
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