|Download of a small
applet ("mag5.exe", 35 kb), written in VB 5, expected to run under every |
the user may prescribe fixed entries, if no fixes are made, the program starts with the first possible 5x5 magic square.
the user made entries are tested; a passed test means no guaranty, that there exists a 5x5 magic square with these entries.
the search for 5x5 magic squares begins.
time of the start are displayed|
shows the search algorithm in action
causes a break, the user is asked whether to continue or not,
the program should always be terminated with this button !
the solution number and the last found solution are displayed
stop at next solution
causes a break, when the next solution is found
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