Calculators are not always be used to solve mathematica problems. Handycalc has designed some tricks that might be useful:
Try to input as follows:
Notice the first tip has changed to a currency convert. You can press it and get the following result:
handyCalc shows the two currency with two big flag. Simple and clear, isn’t it?
And it also shows the last update date of the currency exchange rate. The currency exchange rate is updated from the ECB: European Central Bank.
If you provide only one currency, handyCalc will open the currency list and let you select from them.
Tip: You can input your currency name (first character or the full name) and handyCalc will search it for you.
In the Currency Converter, you can also update the currency exchange rate from ECB if you are online:
Unit convert is the same as currency convert. Try to input as follows:
And if you provide only one unit, a unit list will be opened to let you select.
You can also goto the Tools menu and press [Unit Converter] and open a full listed unit converter.
There are many formats you can present a time:
- Apr 14, 2008
- Apr 14, 2008 20:00
- Apr 14, 2008 8:00 pm
- 20080414 20:00:00
- 30 years 5 months
- 7 days 10 hours 45 seconds
- 7 days 10 hr 45 sec
Statistics is a simple function when you plus many numbers together:
Variable & Function preview
The variable & function preview does not require to input anything. Just move your selection (the blink line in your input box) beside the variable or function, and the preview is shown below.
You can input certain word to launch something. For example, input “zoom” and there is a “Zoom tuner” tip shown bellow. You can press it and adjust the zoom.
There are certain functions with certain words you can press:
- Zoom: zoom, zoom in, zoom out, zoom+, zoom-
- Preferences: prefs, preferences
- Document: new, open save, documents
- Currency convert: currency, currency convert, convert currency
- Unit convert: unit, unit convert, Length, Speed, Volume, Mass, weight, Temperature, Pressure, Force, Energy, Power, Time, Luminance, ect.