All foxer converter controls
The main foxer currency calculator window has not much in common with other currency converters. Most of the controls and options are genuine and only found in this powerful, versatile application. Have a look at all the foxer converter controls.
The Bank Selector
The Bank selector is where to choose the exchange rates provider. Selected provider remains the default source if not replaced or overriden by an ATC conversion. The Bank selector is also present in the Configuration and Calendar windows.
The Calendar icon is this semaphore-like circle that changes color depending on the exchange rate age to indicate validity. Default date for any provider is the latest available, but you can choose a different date on the calendar, or even extract older exchange rates from the history file, when available. CTRL+I
The Favorites button lengthens or shortens the list of available currencies between all currencies / all + pegged currencies / only favorites. CTRL+F
The Currency switcher interchanges incoming & outgoing currencies. CTRL+<-
The Conversion Report opens a detailed log for every operation made during the last conversion. CTRL+R
The Convert button performs conversion of the text in the incoming area. Numbers are converted from incoming currency to outgoing currency with exchange rates currently in memory, and formatted according to selected options. Text that is not a number is literally copied. The result is sent to the outgoing area. CTRL+->
The Copy button copies the outgoing area to the clipboard.
The Clear button clears the incoming & ougoing area and restarts the clipboard integration mechanism.
The Close button closes the main converter window. ESC
The Legend area informs of the current file’s date and provider, as well as the number of currencies.
foxer Currency Calculator
For your peace of mind, foxer currency calculator automatically detects any convention concerning numbers and dates as long as they are consistent. But you can also force them to be interpreted as desired.
Both Numeric & Date Disambiguation let you select between auto detection, according to the Windows system or force it to some of the valid options.
The Formatting & labeling options let you choose how the resulting string will be built and currency position. The Buttons ‘No Text‘ / ‘Restore‘ are a fast way to hide & show labels. The same functionality can be achieved by clicking on the ‘Options‘ button while the CTRL key is pressed.
This window contains a Bank selector and a Calendar where the exhange rates date file to load can be chosen. Double clicking on a cell loads it. It also displays other file information such us values contents, file name, base currency and internal file date.
In the values list, you can select a particular currency and get its % variation with the same currency from another date.
The Legend information shows file age and number of currencies in the file.