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  • taing Aug 07, 2008

    we also need to have the print out and display the answer though, this just displays the calculation on the print out.

    thanks for the help though (:


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To print the total hit the * key.

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I had one that did that. equals turned out to be for multiplying and dividing . try to hit plus( + ) sign again instead of equal for the solution.
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