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Input (Macro Command)

 

The Input Macro command will display a dialog prompting the user to enter the values of up to 5 macro variables.  There variables can then be used in subsequent calculations.  The format of the Input macro is

 

Input /U  /D  X, Y, R$  

 

where X, Y, and R$ are variables that will appear in the prompting dialog.  A maximum of 5 variables can appear in this list.

 

/U is optional.  If present, the units of the variable(s) will be displayed

 

/D is options.  If present, the previous value of the vairable(s) will appear in the dialog.

 

Example. 

 

The following macro:

 

P=100 [kPa] //default value

T=15 [C]  //default value

R$='R515A'  //default value

INPUT /U  /D T, P, R$ 

h=enthalpy(R$,T=T,P=P)

Solve

 

 

will display the Input dialog prompting for values of T, P and R$ with the default values and units set in the macro.

 

 

See also: $Input directive