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FX-602P
FX-602P

The Desktop version of the Simulator is mainly a debugging and testing tool. The main application is the Android version as this one can be used as a pocket calculator.

Installation #

Install a Java-Runtime-Environment if you have not done so already. Copy the “Desktop” jar file anywhere. A double click on the jar’s icon will start the application.

De-Installation #

Just delete the Jar file.

FA-1 Cassette Interface #

On Windows the programs and data are stored as normal files in C:\Users\USERNAME\FX-602P\. You need to activate either printer, tape or both in the settings for the interface to do anything useful:

Picture 1: Settings
Picture 1: Settings

User Interface #

The user interface consists of the calculator on the left and various status panel on the right:

Picture 2: Printer
Picture 2: Printer
Picture 3: Memory
Picture 3: Memory
Picture 4: Register
Picture 4: Register
Picture 5: Program
Picture 5: Program
Picture 6: Status
Picture 6: Status
Picture 7: Errors
Picture 7: Errors

Change Look & Feel #

It is possible to change the look and feel of the application by editing the C:\Users\USERNAME\FX-602P\fx-602p.properties file. You need knowledge on how Java Swing GUIs are rendered. If all you want is to make the user interface larger or smaller then all you need to do is change the button and font size:

Button.size.height=24
Button.size.width=96
Dialog.font=DejaVuSans-PLAIN-15
Dialog_Large.font=DejaVuSans-PLAIN-21
Dialog_Small.font=DejaVuSans-PLAIN-11
Monospaced.font=DejaVuSansMono-PLAIN-15
Monospaced_Large.font=DejaVuSansMono-PLAIN-21
Monospaced_Small.font=DejaVuSansMono-PLAIN-11
Resizeable_Nimbus.defaultFont.size=15
Serif.font=DejaVuSerif-PLAIN-15
Serif_Large.font=DejaVuSerif-PLAIN-21
Serif_Small.font=DejaVuSerif-PLAIN-11