Aero Fractions 2.0.4
A Plug-in for FileMaker Pro
from Gecko Tribe, LLC

Aero Fractions is a plug-in for FileMaker Pro. It makes the following calculation functions available to calculation fields and ScriptMaker scripts:

Add: Adds two fractions or whole numbers.
Subtract: Subtracts one fraction or whole number from another.
Multiply: Multiplies two fractions or whole numbers.
Divide: Divides one fraction or whole number by another.
Reduce: Reduces the given fraction to lowest terms.
ToDecimal: Converts a fraction to its decimal equivalent.
ToFraction: Converts a decimal number to a fraction, either precisely, or to a user-selectable level of accuracy for nicer looking fractions.
Numerator: Returns the numerator of a fraction.
Denominator: Returns the denominator of a fraction.
LCD - Least Common Denominator: Returns the lowest number which could be used as the denomonator in both fractions given.
LCDForm - Least Common Denominator Form: Returns the first of two given fractions in the form using the least common denominator for the two fractions.

Factor: Finds all of the prime factors for the given number and outputs them in the format:
   2^3 * 5 * 11^2
FactorsToNumber: Performs the opposite operation of Factor: converts a list of factors to a number.
IsAFactor: Determines whether the second number given is a factor of the first number given. It returns 1 for yes, 0 for no. Note that this function does not round to the nearest whole number before executing. Therefore, it would be more correct to say that it determines whether the first number divided by the second number has a whole number result.
GCF - Greatest Common Factor: Returns the largest number which is a factor of both of the numbers given.
CommonFactors: Returns a list of the common factors of the two number given in the format:
   2^3 * 5 * 11^2
LCM - Least Common Multiple: Returns the lowest number which is a multiple of both of the numbers given.

Other Calculations:
Factorial: Returns the factorial of a number, where n factorial = 1 * 2 * 3 * ... * n.

Version: Displays the version string for the Aero Fractions plug-in.
Help: Returns a brief description and example for the Aero Fractions function named.
About: Displays the "About Box" dialog box for the Aero Fractions plug-in.

Please refer to the Aero Fractions Users Guide for more details.

Software Requirements:

Macintosh: FileMaker Pro 4 through 6 for Macintosh. The Macintosh version of Aero Fractions is a fat binary--it will run at native speeds on either a PowerMacintosh or an older "68K" based Macintosh.
Windows: FileMaker Pro 4 through 6 for Windows and one of: Windows95 or higher, or Windows NT 4.0 or higher.

Free Trial Version Download:

Download a trial version of Aero Fractions for evaluation purposes. The download includes a Users Guide and a demonstration database which will explain all of the plug-in's functions. The trial version fully supports all of the functions of the full version, except that it functions for a limited number of minutes, after which it may be reenabled by restarting FileMaker Pro.

Aero Fractions 2.0.4 Trial Version for Macintosh and Power Macintosh (StuffIt archive)
Aero Fractions 2.0.4 Trial Version for Windows (ZIP archive)


Compatible with FileMaker Pro versions 4 through 6 on MacOS 8, MacOS 9, MacOS X and Windows

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(US Dollars)
Number of User Licenses
Multi-user licenses ship on a single disc.
  1 2 5 10 *Site *Company
Macintosh $12 22 48 80 160 240
Windows 12 22 48 80 160 240
*Hybrid 22 40 80 140 160 240
*Developer 11 20 43 72 144 216

*Site license: With a site license you may use an unlimited number of copies of Aero Fractions at a single location.
*Company license: With a company license, you may use an unlimited number of copies of Aero Fractions at any of your company's locations.
*Hybrid: Includes both Macintosh and Windows versions. With a hybrid license, you may use double the number of copies of Aero Fractions listed, on any combination of Macintosh and Windows computers. For example, with a 2 user hybrid license, you could use 3 copies on Macintosh and 1 copy on Windows, or 2 of each, etc.
*Developer: Developers redistributing Aero Fractions must complete a contract with Gecko Tribe, LLC to receive this discount. You must ensure that your clients purchase a sufficient number of licenses, whether or not your solution is priced differently based on the number of users. You are also required to ensure that your clients accept Gecko Tribe, LLC's software license agreement. In addition to this discount for developers reselling licenses, we can build special "Limited Edition" versions which support only the functions required by your solution. These may be licensed at $1.50 and up per copy, depending on how many functions you require.

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