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floating point

Postby Steve001 » Fri Jun 10, 2011 12:55 pm

can anybody point me in the wright direction please.

looking to try to dabble in some floating point maths. . have looked on here and there is a weath of infomation.
but not having done this before i am looking for a bit of a " Numptys guide " if anybody can help me out . . :)

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Re: floating point

Postby Benj » Fri Jun 10, 2011 5:28 pm

Hello,

What target devices are you using? Most devices are straightforward but 8-bit PICs require the use of the functions available from the calculation icon. The calculation help file should help you to understand the floating point functions.
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Re: floating point

Postby Steve001 » Fri Jun 10, 2011 5:47 pm

Hi benj,
thanks for that
i am using a PIC16F884 I/P mostly and have a PIC16F73-I/SP to play with as well
going to have a go later on

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