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Synonyms for solver

a thinker who focuses on the problem as stated and tries to synthesize information and knowledge to achieve a solution

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However, it compensates for these complaints in a number of ways including excellent compatibility with earlier versions of 1-2-3 in all respects, customizable "SmartIcons," Solver and Backsolver technologies, access to external data and 3D worksheet capabilities, and optional slash-key (/) operation.
Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows has analytical tools introduced in earlier versions of 1-2-3 including three-dimensional functionality, Solver and BackSolver goal-seeking tools, external data access through Lotus DataLens, and extensibility.
Lotus 1-2-3 for Windows' solving technology comprises two components: a Backsolver for simple problems, and a Solver for complex, multivariate problems.
The introduction of the Backsolver and Solver features have dramatically exploited the basic "what-if" scenario into a "how-to" capability.
* A "backsolver" is a single variable goal-seeking tool that eliminates trial-and-error methods for arriving at a desired result.