INTEROFFICE MEMORANDUM
DATE: January 26, 1990 FROM: Information Center
PRODUCT: WordPerfect VERSION: 5.x RELEASE DATE: All
SUBJECT: Keeping A Running Total In Math
Often times a user may want to obtain a running total of a particular
column. This can be done in WordPerfect 5.0 and in WordPerfect 5.1 after
release date 11/06/89.
To obtain a running total, one would set up a math definition with the
number of columns desired. This would include one column defined as a
calculation column. The calcuation formula would include adding the
desired column with the running total column. The example below adds
Column B to Column C. Column C is the running total column.
Math Definition Use arrow keys to position cursor
Columns A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X
Type 2 2 0 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
Negative Numbers ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( ( (
Number of Digits to 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2
the Right (0-4)
Calculation 1 C B+C
Formulas 2
3
4
Memo ID: WALL_7914