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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. What are the hardware and software requirements for Duometrix?
  2. Where is the Duometrix license form?
  3. How do I register Duometrix on my computer once I have received my license key?
  4. What is the reference for Duometrix unit conversions?
  5. How can I display the full name of units in the Duometrix Excel Add-in?
  6. How can I copy the unit abbreviation to the right of converted range in the Duometrix Excel Add-in?
  7. Does Duometrix run on the Mac?

  1. What are the hardware and software requirements for Duometrix?
  2. System requirements are 9.3 MB Ram, Excel 2000 or higher, Windows Vista with .NET 4 Framework or higher.

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  3. Where is the Duometrix license form?
  4. Please see the screenshots below. For Duometrix add-in, the license form is found by → unit converter → unit converter options → license.
    For Duometrix standalone, the license form is found by → help → license.

    i) For Duometrix add-in, the license form is found by → unit converter → unit converter options → license. A sample computer ID is shown.
    Excel Add-in License Form



    ii) For Duometrix standalone, the license form is found by → help → license. A sample computer ID is shown.
    Windows Standalone License Form



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  5. How do I register Duometrix on my computer once I have received my license key?
  6. When you purchase a license, you will receive a 16-character license key. You need to save this key to your computer to enable permanent use of Duometrix. You can save this key either to the Excel Add-in or to the standalone program, as shown below. You do not need to save it to both programs - once it is saved in one program, it will automatically be recognized in the other as well.

    i) You can save your license key either from the "Unit Converter Options → License" window in the Excel Add-in Subject Panel: ...
    Saving license key in Excel Add-in



    ii) ... or you can save it from the Windows standalone program:
    Saving license key in Windows standalone program



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  7. What is the reference for Duometrix unit conversions?
  8. The reference is NIST Special Publication 811, 2008 edition, "Guide for the Use of the International System of Units (SI)", which can be found here. Please note that K511 Technologies is not associated with, nor endorsed by, NIST.

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  9. How can I display the full name of units in the Duometrix Excel Add-in?
  10. i) Select "Unit Converter Options" in the Excel Add-in Subject Panel:
    Excel Add-in Unit Converter Options



    ii) Now select "Display Abbreviation and Name", then click the SAVE button:
    Display names



    iii) The full unit names now appear to the right of the abbreviations:
    Unit full names



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  11. How can I copy the unit abbreviation to the right of converted range in the Duometrix Excel Add-in?
  12. i) Select "Unit Converter Options" in the Excel Add-in Subject Panel:
    Excel Add-in Unit Converter Options



    ii) Now select "Copy Unit Abbreviation to the Right of the Selection", then click the SAVE button:
    Copy Abbreviation Option



    iii) The unit abbreviation is now copied to the right of the converted range:
    Copied Abbreviations



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  13. Does Duometrix run on the Mac?
  14. No, at present, the only version available is for Windows.

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