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Offline cavanzo

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My beersmith wont calculate :(
« on: February 14, 2009, 08:07:34 AM »
Hi Brad,

I've used beersmith 1.3 succsefully in my laptop, unfortunately i lost it. Then I installed Beersmith 1.4 in my desktop, and i havent been able to use it.

The main issue here is that beersmith changes all of the numbers, for example:
I make a set up for a 21 Lt batch and then it switches to 21000 lt batch,
I try to put a fixed efficiency of 75% and it switches to a 7500% efficiency
I set up a 4.5Kgs malt and it switches to 45 Kgs

These are just some few examples, basically what happens is that when i enter a number, some other number multiplies by 10 or 100.

I've tried to reinstall it but i still have the same problem

It makes me sad because I am a fan of beersmith and have very succesfull brewings with it.  :(

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Re: My beersmith wont calculate :(
« Reply #1 on: February 14, 2009, 01:28:15 PM »
  Looking at this I'm guessing somehow your numeric options got corrupted (taking a '.' as a ',' for example).  I would recommend deleting the Options.bsm file and all of the OptionsX.bak files from your C:\Program Files\BeerSmith directory and then restarting the program.

  If that does not work, you might want to check your windows currency and number settings, as BeerSmith uses these by default.

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