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How to add decimal on SHARP EL735S

How to get program more decimals after the dot on numbers. I ve got only 2decimals and I want at least 4

How to add decimal on SHARP EL735S

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How do i increase decimal places on a sharp el735?

Posted on Aug 18, 2010

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In this case, the number is 4, so it rounds down to 0.

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Hello
The floating point number display (FIX) is set to zero decimal digits. All your. numbers with decimal parts are rounded.
Look for a key that says [FIX]. Press it and enter a number say3 If I guessed right (Sharp makes numerous calculators) your numbers will show 3 decimal digits.

If there is no such key look for a [MODE] Button. Press the button. If you have a new screen with differents choices look for Format, Float,
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I think I exhausted all possibilities. Without you model number, I cannot do more.

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You can see the above described at

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