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Windows 7: 7 ultimate calculator miscalculating

18 May 2010   #21
lectricfunrl

Ubuntu
 
 

yeah it is...for sure
;love you bye;


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18 May 2010   #22
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Oh boy... I hope it's BKC-9001 problem... I'm sure of it...

zzz2496
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18 May 2010   #23
lectricfunrl

Ubuntu
 
 

what is that zzz?
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18 May 2010   #24
lectricfunrl

Ubuntu
 
 

know what pops up when i searched for it? county block, prince william, and pokemon. was that a joke?
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18 May 2010   #25
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Ok, I've reran your calculation ONCE again, now in my Linux box, the result is still that same number. Anyway, I've scanned through your "Problem Recorder" results. Now I need you to read what that problem recorder's data. At "Problem Step 28", you pushed "4", "Problem Step 29" you pushed "0", then at "Problem Step 30" you pushed "Add", at according to your "doc.txt" file, that at that step you should enter "400", you're missing one "0", step 31 is "5", "step 32" is "0", "step 33" you pushed "Add". This is you, you are the problem, you entered 40 and 50 in the calculation where it should be 400 and 500... Anyway, here's a screenshot of your calculation running under Linux:

As you can see, the output is the same as any other "calculator" out there.

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18 May 2010   #26
Jonathan_King

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Have we considered that his calculator actually might be screwing up on him? Try copying calc.exe from the Windows folder on another machine, and replacing it on your machine.
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18 May 2010   #27
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

If you are using the number keypad to do tha addition it could also be that your KB is screwing you over. It may feel like you are entering the numbers but for some reason they are not all making it to calculator.
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18 May 2010   #28
Dwarf

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64
 
 

That is a valid point - the executable might be corrupt for some reason. I have just tried again, this time following the steps of your Problem Recorder. Once more, I arrive at the same total as before, viz 1352.61.

@zzz2496: Steps 29 & 32 both say User left double click on "0 (push button)" in "Calculator"
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18 May 2010   #29
zzz2496

Windows7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dwarf View Post
That is a valid point - the executable might be corrupt for some reason. I have just tried again, this time following the steps of your Problem Recorder. Once more, I arrive at the same total as before, viz 1352.61.

@zzz2496: Steps 29 & 32 both say User left double click on "0 (push button)" in "Calculator"
Let me see... ah, my mistake... please forgive me (it's 2AM over here, my eyes didn't work correctly). But the calculation results still stands, see my Linux's screenshot...

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18 May 2010   #30
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

The chance of having a corrupt exe work properly enough to not crash and have all the buttons operate but add the numbers wrong is /astonishingly tiny/

1) Fumbly fingers.
2) Keyboard issue.
3) Some other app chewing on keystrokes (keylogger, virus, insanely paranoid av software)
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1,003,432,191,332) Corrupt calc.exe

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