Total and Average

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Menu: Block > Total and Average


Default Shortcut Key: None


Macro function: TotalAndAverage()


The Total and Average command can be used to obtain a report on the numeric data contained on a range of selected lines.  In addition to computing the total and average (mean), the number of items, median, mode and standard deviation are also reported.




The median is the midpoint between the low and high values in the data.


The mode is the most frequently occurring value among the data.


The standard deviation provides a measure of the dispersion of the values within the data.


bm1The Total and Average command reports its results using read-only edit boxes so that any of the fields can be copied to the Windows clipboard.  The Copy button can be used to copy the full report to the current clipboard.