Graph Tools

Joints

The “Joints” tool shows the actual calculated points of a curve. Do the following steps: Step Action 1 Select a tab in the “Views” window, for example the “Modal Index” tab. 2 Press the “Joints” button on the “Graph Tools” toolbar or, select the “Joints” item from the floating context menu, accessible by right clicking…

Zoom

“Zoom X”, “Zoom XY” and “Zoom Off” are convenient tools for expanding a portion of the graph. “Zoom X” expands the view only in horizontal direction, “Zoom XY” – in both. Do the following steps: Step Action 1 Select, for example, the “Material Loss” tab in the Views window. 2 Select “Zoom XY” from the…

Measure

The “Measure” tool measures the difference between two points of the curve. Do the following steps: Step Action 1 Select, for example, the “Profile” tab in the Views window. 2 Select “Measure” from the “Graph Tools” floating menu or the “Graph Tools” toolbar. 3 With the left mouse button, click-and-drag to measure the coordinates’ difference.…

Tracking

The “Tracking” tool shows the XY coordinates of a point of a curve. Do the following steps: Step Action 1 Select the “Group Delay” tab in the Views window. 2 Select “Tracking” from the “Graph Tools” floating menu or the “Graph Tools” toolbar. 3 With the left mouse button, click-and-drag to track the coordinates. 4…

Legend

The “Legend” tool shows the short descriptions of the curves in multi-curve graphs. Its use is identical to that of the other graph tools. The legend can be dragged, so the user can position it anywhere on the “Views” tab.