James C. Squire, Ph.D., P.E.

Fourier Synthesis

  1. Print this tutorial.
  2. Your instructor assigned you a number from 1-8.  Download the correspondingly-numbered application below (with an "FS" prefixed to the number) by right-clicking it and saving it to your desktop ("save target as").  Double-click the application on your desktop to run it.
  3. Double-click the application on your desktop to run it, follow the tutorial, and give the completed tutorial to your instructor.

Application programs: download one





         FS5          FS6          FS7          FS8




Error message: (any of the following)

  1. "The application attempted to perform an operation not allowed by the security policy"
  2. "The application has generated an exception that could not be handled"
  3. "Microsoft .NET Security: The application is running in a partially-trusted context"
    Cause: You left-clicked the FS.exe link above, rather than right-clicked it to save to your desktop.  You are now trying to run it over the web rather than on your local machine.
    Fix: Follow the directions on the top of the page

Error message: "Application Failed to Initialize"
Cause 1: You are not running on a Windows XP machine using Service Pack 2.
Fix: Left-click the start button, right-click "My Computer", and choose "properties" to see if you are running Windows XP, Service Pack 2.  This program will only run on Windows XP, Service Pack 2.

Cause 2: You have a corrupted or missing .NET framework
Fix: Right-click this link to download .dotnetfix and run it to reinstall your .NET 1.1 libraries.