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Description

Tut. 01 
Data Types 
A primer on the four types of information (data) in HotDocs: Text, Number, Date, and True/False. 
Tut. 02 
The Computation Variable 
An introduction to the four types of computation variables: text, number, date and true/false. 
0001 
Random Number Generator 
Generates a random number between 0 and 99. 
0003 
Decimal numbers without the preceding "0" 
Removes the preceding "0" from decimals less than 1 (e.g. "0.75" > ".75"). 
0007 
Proration of Real Estate Taxes 
For Real Estate closings. Prorates real estate taxes based upon the number of days in the current year that have elapsed as of the closing date. 
0008 
Using Number/Date Values in a Text Computation 
How to include a numeric/date value in a text computation. 
0010 
Determine if a number is odd or even 
The computation checks a number variable, and returns True if the number is even and False if it is odd. 
0013 
Clear a Variable 
How to clear a variable's answer. 
0023 
"Fraction Thereof" Taxes  Rounding Up Incrementally 
Rounds up incrementally (e.g. a tax is $3.00 for every $1,000 or fraction thereof). 
0026 
Pad a Number with Leading Spaces 
Pads the left side of a number with spaces so that the decimals will align properly. 
0035 
Round to the Nearest Thousand 
Rounds a number variable to the nearest thousand, hundred, etc. 
0037 
Round Up to the Next Thousand 
Rounds a number variable up to the next thousand, hundred, etc. 
0040 
Use an UNANSWERED Variable in a Calculation 
How to include variables which might be UNANSWERED in a mathematic formula. 
0041 
Calculate the Average of Answered Variables 
Takes the average of only ANSWERED variables. 
0044 
ANSWERED( Variable[x] ) 
How to test for an ANSWERED variable at a specific counter level. 
0051 
Format a Number as "nine point seven five" 
Formats a number or percentage with a decimal in the form "nine point seven five [per cent]". 
0052 
Format a Fraction as "four and one half" 
Formats a number and its fraction in the form "four and one half," "four and one fourth," "four and seven eighths," etc. 
0057 
Convert Number/Date Values to Text Values 
How to convert a numeric or date value into a text value. 
0060 
Convert a Roman Numeral 
Converts a Roman numeral back into a standard (Arabic) number. 
0062 
"All (100%)" 
Format a percentage as "all (100%)", "half (50%)", "five percent (5%)", etc. 
0066 
Monthly Salary 
Computes an individual's monthly salary/wages based on their paycheck and the pay period. 
0069 
Alternatives to IF ANSWERED 
Other ways to test whether a variable has an answer. 
0070 
Avoid ***Computation*** 
How to keep computations from returning ***Computation*** by providing a fallback answer. 
0074 
Child Support 
Determines the percentage of gross income to go to child support based on the number of minor children. 
0080 
Sum a Filtered Dialog 
How to sum a number field from a filtered repeating dialog. 
0084 
Amortization Table 
Computes the level periodic payment for a loan. 
0086 
Remove "and No Cents" 
Suppress "and No Cents" when dollar amounts do not have a cent value. 
0093 
Variable Arguments 
Use and placement of variable arguments (padding, unanswered text, format example, merge text, and repeat level). 
0098 
Amicus Attorney Custom Fields 
How to convert an Amicus Attorney custom date, number, or true/false field into one usable by HotDocs. 
0116 
(Even) Smarter Fraction Formatting 
Formats any decimal value as its fraction; omits the fraction portion for whole numbers. 
0126 
Nine and no/100 Dollars 
Format a dollar amount as Nine and no/100 Dollars. 