Example formulae

This topic lists a number of example formulae that you may find useful - not just useful in themselves, but useful in helping you build up your own formulae, based on the examples given here. Instructions on how to create each formula are provided.

The instructions in this topic on how to create each example formula assume that you have already accessed the Formula Properties dialog. To access this dialog, right-click a formula in Library Explorer and select Properties, or select a formula in the Table Definition Properties dialog and click Edit Formula. They also assume that you have used the Formula Properties dialog to enter an appropriate name and description for the formula.

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Creating formulae

The components of a formula

Simplifying complex formulae using local variables