Question about Sharp EL-531VB Calculator

I go to set up and it comes up with FSE TAB i try and press 2 becuase thats the decimal place i wont it to but nothing happens any help would be greatly apreciated

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Hello,

I do not see why it should not work, but you can try TAB 3. You will have 3 decimal digits. Ignore the extra digit if it is less than 5 round it up if equal to or greater greater than.

Hope it helps.

Posted on Sep 20, 2009

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Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Hi there,

To change the FSE code on your SHARP calculator press SETUP and choose 0. FIX means that it shows you all the decimal places. SCI is scientific notation, ENG changes the scientific notation in groups of 3's. NORM1 and NORM2 are your normal number ranges, however norm2 starts from zero and anything negative will be written in scientific notation.

To change the FSE code on your SHARP calculator press SETUP and choose 0. FIX means that it shows you all the decimal places. SCI is scientific notation, ENG changes the scientific notation in groups of 3's. NORM1 and NORM2 are your normal number ranges, however norm2 starts from zero and anything negative will be written in scientific notation.

Jun 02, 2014 | Sharp Office Equipment & Supplies

Press SETUP, select FSE, select FIX, then enter the number of digits you want to the right of the decimal point.

May 10, 2014 | Sharp EL Office Equipment & Supplies

Press the SETUP key, press 0 for FSE, press the down arrow key, and choose 3 for norm 1. The calculator should return to normal. If all else fails, there is a reset button on the back.

Dec 08, 2013 | Sharp el-531x scientific calculator

Press SETUP 0 0 then select the desired number of digits after the decimal point. See pages 8 and 9 of the manual at http://files.sharpusa.com/Downloads/ForHome/HomeOffice/Calculators/Manuals/cal_man_EL738.pdf

May 26, 2013 | Sharp EL-738 Scientific Calculator

This is because you have told the calculator to keep that many decimals on the screen. To change it back press SET UP choose 0 for FSE press the down arrow key and press 3 for NORM1. This will take you back to normal settings.

Oct 02, 2012 | Sharp el-531x scientific calculator

You need to select the number of decimal places you would like, or if you would like the calculator to behave as normal. Press SET UP and select FSE (press 1) . You now have 5 options.

0: FIX means you can choose a fixed number of decimal places for every calculation.

1: SCI means scientific notation and choose the number of significant values you would like to deal with.

2: ENG means engineering and the power goes up in multiples of 3.

3: NORM1 and 4: NORM2 are the usual or normal settings on the calculator. Most school calculations will use NORM1 mode.

0: FIX means you can choose a fixed number of decimal places for every calculation.

1: SCI means scientific notation and choose the number of significant values you would like to deal with.

2: ENG means engineering and the power goes up in multiples of 3.

3: NORM1 and 4: NORM2 are the usual or normal settings on the calculator. Most school calculations will use NORM1 mode.

Aug 28, 2012 | Sharp El-531x Scientific Calculator Green...

After you perform the calculations and press the = key, you can hit the ab/c key to toggle between decimal and fraction. Try .75= then you can toggle between 1/4 and .75

Oct 14, 2010 | Sharp EL-531VB Calculator

Press 2ndF TAB and then a digit specifying the number of digits you want after the decimal point.

May 23, 2010 | Sharp EL-501WBBL Calculator

If you press the setup key then 1 under FSE it will say TAB (0-9)? enter the amount of decimal places you want and it will change that for you.

Dec 06, 2007 | Sharp EL-531VB Calculator

You can download the manual from the link below:
http://esupport.sharp.at/html/om/index.php?StartRec=50&ListLimit=10&Lang=%&TemplateLang=en&ProdLine=30&SortOrder=DESC&OrderBy=Title&SearchString=

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