<HTML> <HEAD> <!-- Apple Help needs these meta tags in the default page --> <meta http-equiv="content-type" content="text/html;charset=iso-8859-1"> <!-- The HTML page title is displayed in Help Viewer's search results window --> <title>Preferences </title> <!-- The plist CFBundleHelpBookName value --> <meta name="AppleTitle" content="Analysis Menu"> <script language="JavaScript"> javascript: resizeTo(740, 900) </script> <style> /*---- CROSS BROWSER DROPDOWN MENU ----*/ ul#nav {margin: 6 0 0 10px;} ul.drop a { display:block; color: #000080; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px; text-decoration: none;} ul.drop, ul.drop li, ul.drop ul { list-style: none; margin: 0; padding: 0; border: 1px solid #fff; background: #e0e0e0; color: #0000FF;} ul.drop { position: relative; z-index: 597; float: left; } ul.drop li { float: left; line-height: 1.3em; vertical-align: middle; zoom: 1; padding: 2px 15px; } ul.drop li.hover, ul.drop li:hover { position: relative; z-index: 599; cursor: default; background: #20b2aa; } ul.drop ul { visibility: hidden; position: absolute; top: 100%; left: 0; z-index: 598; width: 225px; background: #555; border: 1px solid #fff; } ul.drop ul li { float: none; } ul.drop ul ul { top: -2px; left: 100%; } ul.drop li:hover > ul { visibility: visible } </style> </HEAD> <BODY> <A NAME="anchor133241"></A> <TABLE WIDTH="655" HEIGHT="45" BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="2" CELLPADDING="2"> <TR> <TD><IMG SRC="LAXnewlogo.jpg"> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</TD> <TD><FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande" COLOR="#000000" SIZE=+2> &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp; User Preferences</FONT> <BR><FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande" SIZE =+0"> <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="LAfilemenu.html">File</a></li> <li><a href="LAeditmenu.html">Edit</b></a></li> <li><a href="analysismenu.html">Analyze</b></a></li> <li><a href="LAviewmenu.html">View</a></li> <li><a href="LAscriptsmenu.html">Script</a></li> <li><a href="LAwindowmenu.html">Window</a></li> <li><a href="LAspecialmenu.html">Special</a></li> </ul> </ul> </TABLE> <FONT FACE ="Lucida Grande"> <HR> <LI> &nbsp;The<B>PREFERENCES...&nbsp; </B>&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;<IMG SRC= "LAXimages/apple.gif" ALIGN="BOTTOM"><B>,</B>&nbsp;&nbsp;This window lets you select your preferences for program appearance and functions. &nbsp; Chose one of three tabbed categories: <B> Appearance, Sounds, &nbsp; <A HREF="prefsFiles.html">File Handling,</b></a>&nbsp; and <B><A HREF="prefsOperations.html">Operations</b></a>. </P> <BLOCKQUOTE> <P><IMG SRC="LAXimages/PrefsAppearance.png" ALIGN="BOTTOM" NATURALSIZEFLAG="3"></P> </BLOCKQUOTE> <ul> <LI>Most of these options should be self-explanatory. &nbsp; In general they set what appears in the plot window, and if the program uses sounds to indicate events. <P> <LI>If the data file contains real-time notes (entered while data was being acquired), these are indicated by -- and accessed via -- small buttons labeled 'n' in the plot area. &nbsp; You can have the note buttons appear either at the top or the bottom of the plot area. &nbsp; The change may not occur until a new channel is drawn.<P> <LI>The<FONT COLOR="#FF0000"> <B>Lock Toolbar</b></font> option 'fastens' toolbars to windows, so that if you drag or resize a plot window, it's toolbar moves with it.<P> <LI>The <FONT COLOR="#FF0000"><B>Plot Style</b></font> button lets you set the foreground (data), background, and label and marker colors on the plot and block windows.<P> <HR ALIGN=LEFT> <LI>To avoid having to re-set your preferences at every launch, click the <B>Store Preferences</b> button to store your current settings (including screen colors, current values of FiO2, FiCO2, and RQ, etc.). &nbsp; When launched, LabAnalyst reads the preferred settings and uses them as defaults.<P> <LI>The <B>Export</b> button lets you save a copy of your preferences external to the <B>LabAnalyst</b> application package, where it normally resides. &nbsp; This is useful if you want to save your preferences before updating <B>LabAnalyst</b>, which comes with a generic set of preferences. &nbsp; Once you have installed the new <B>LabAnalyst</b> version, use the <B>Import</b> button to restore your old settings (be sure to click the <B>Store Peferences</B> button to save them into the application package).<P> <HR ALIGN=LEFT> <table width = "700" Border = "0"> <tr><td>go to: <td> <FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande"> <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="LAHP.html">Overview</a></li> <li><a href="LAIcons.html">Icons</a></li> <li><a href="LAHalerts.html">Alerts</a></li> <li><a href="LAcredits.html">Credits</a></li> <li><a href="http://warthog.ucr.edu/">Warthog Systems</a></li> <li><a href="mailto:chappell@ucr.edu?subject=Warthog%20LabAnalyst%20question">email</a></li> </ul> </table> <P></UL> </BODY> </HTML>