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ABACUS - calculating average value

Posted by: Dave

Date: March 07, 2008 01:52AM

Currently, I am evaluating Abacus addon against another program that I am
using, Exponenciel's Auto-Calc.

There are many features that I found attractive in Abacus, BUT I do not
see a function that will allow me to average a set of fields (I have
twenty specifically) when some of them are empty.... Obviously if they
are empty, I don't want to count them into the averaging parameter.

My Sage consultant maintains that Abacus does not write endless
temporary file to the TEMP folder and works almost as fast as a
spreadsheet program, such as Excel. That also recommends you program
highly.

Is he correct with regards to the temporary files?
All my best,
Dave

Re: ABACUS - calculating average value

Posted by: Admin

Date: April 05, 2008 09:21PM

Abacus does NOT write any files in temp folder and calculations are performed really fast ( "on the fly" )

Regarding average calculations : there some posts on the forum that can help you .
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