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About the Currency Calculator

You access the currency calculator, shown in Figure 30, by clicking the calculator button that appears in currency or amount fields. You use the currency calculator to specify financial transaction information in foreign currencies. Table 8 describes each field control found in the currency calculator.

Figure 30. Example of the Currency Calculator
Table 8. Description of Currency Calculator Fields
Field Control

Currency Code

Single select button

Launches a dialog box where you can select the country and currency code.

Exchange Date

Calendar select button

Launches the calendar control where you can pick the exchange date. For more information about the calendar control, see About the Calendar Control.


Calculator button

Type the amount in the field, or use the pop-up calculator, shown in Figure 31, to enter the amount.

Figure 31. Example of Calculator