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''(This function is only available in course setting projects!)''
 
''(This function is only available in course setting projects!)''
  
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Choose the '''Options''' command from the '''Course Setting''' menu to display the '''Course Options''' dialog box.
  
This dialog box appears when clicking '''Options''' in the '''Course''' menu.
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[[File:CourseOptions.PNG]]
  
In this dialog box you define options for all courses.
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===Titles===
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====Event Title====
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Enter the name of the event. The event title appears on top of the control description.<br />
  
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====Course Title====
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Choose wheter the '''[[Add_Course_Setting_Objects#Add_a_Course_Title|Course Title]]''' shall be displayed with the '''[[Create a New Class|Classes]]''', the '''[[Create a New Course|Course Name]] and [[Create a New Class|Classes]]''' or the '''[[Create a New Course|Course Name]] only'''.
  
'''Titles'''
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[[File:CourseTitleHelp.PNG]]
  
'''Event title:''' Enter the name of the event. This appears in the control description and on the map for the course title symbol. See also Adding a Course Title.  
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===Controls===
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====Numbering====
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Choose wheter the controls shall be numbered with the '''Number''', the '''Number and Code''' or the '''Code only'''.
  
'''Course title:''' If you have placed a course title object you can choose here what should appear in the course title. The same course title will appear in control descriptions (on the map and in separate control descriptions). Choose one of the following options:
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[[File:NumberingHelp.PNG]]
  
*Classes
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====Distance from Circle to Number====
* Course name and class(es)
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Enter the default distance from the control circle to the number in mm.
* Course name only
 
  
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[[File:DistanceFromCircleToNumberHelp.PNG]]
  
'''Controls'''
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====Full Stop Behind Control Number====
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Check this option if a full stop shall be placed behind each control number.
  
'''Numbering:''' Define how the control shall be labeled. Choose one of the following options:
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[[File:FullStopHelp.PNG]]
  
- Number (e.g. 7)
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===Connection Lines===
- Number and code (e.g. 7-84).
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Define a distance from the circle to the connection line in this field.
- Code only (e.g. 84)
 
  
'''Distance from circle to number:''' Enter here the distance of the control numbers from the circle. Standard value is 1 mm.
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[[File:DistanceFromCircleHelp.PNG]]
  
'''Full stop after control number:''' See Hint in the dialog box.
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===Control Description===
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====Thicker Horizontal Line====
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Choose between a thicker horizontal line in the '''[[Edit_Course_Setting_Objects#IOF_Symbol_Control_Description|IOF Symbol Control Description]]''' every third or every fourth line or not at all.
  
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[[File:ThickerHorizontalLineHelp.PNG]]
  
'''Distance from circle to connection line'''
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====Maximum Length====
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Define the maximum length of the control description in rows in this field.
  
In some countries it is common that the connection line does not start at the circle, but only at a certain distance from the circle. Enter here this distance if a gap is required otherwise leave this distance at 0.00 mm.
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[[File:MaximumLengthHelp.PNG]]
  
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====Number of Start====
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Check this option so that the number of the start appears in the control description.
  
'''Control description'''
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[[File:NumberOfStartHelp.PNG]]
  
'''Thicker horizontal line:''' Select which horizontal line shall be rendered thicker. Choose one of the following options:
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===Control Description on the Map===
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====Box Size====
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Define the size of a box in the control description in this field. Click the '''Standard''' button to set the value to '''6.00 mm'''.
  
* Not: No thicker line
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[[File:BoxSizeHelp.PNG]]
* Every third: Every third line will be drawn thicker
 
* Every fourth: Every fourth line will be drawn thicker
 
  
'''Maximum length:''' Select the maximum rows per column for the control description. If the number is exceeded the control description will be drawn in two columns.  
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====White Background====
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Check this option to get a white background behind the control description on the map.
  
'''Number of start:''' See Hint in the dialog box.
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[[File:WhiteBackgroundHelp.PNG]]
  
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====Add Control Descriptions for All Controls====
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Check this option to add the control description on the '''All Controls''' map, too.
  
'''Control descriptions on the map'''
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[[File:AddControlDescriptionHelp.PNG]]
 
 
'''Box size:''' If you print the control description together with the course you can enter the box size. The default value is 6 mm. If you enter an other box size then 6 mm the text control description will be expanded/reduced accordingly.
 
 
 
'''White background:''' Activate this check box to blockout the map below the control description.
 
 
 
'''Add control description for all controls:''' Activate this check box to print all control description to the course.
 
 
 
 
 
'''XML Export'''
 
  
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===XML Export===
 
Activate this check box to export the relay variation also within the XML export. This is an extensions of the IOF specification.
 
Activate this check box to export the relay variation also within the XML export. This is an extensions of the IOF specification.
  
 
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Back to [[Course Setting for Orienteering]]
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Back to the '''[[Course Setting for Orienteering]]''' page.

Revision as of 17:28, 5 July 2012

(This function is only available in course setting projects!)

Choose the Options command from the Course Setting menu to display the Course Options dialog box.

CourseOptions.PNG

Titles

Event Title

Enter the name of the event. The event title appears on top of the control description.

Course Title

Choose wheter the Course Title shall be displayed with the Classes, the Course Name and Classes or the Course Name only.

CourseTitleHelp.PNG

Controls

Numbering

Choose wheter the controls shall be numbered with the Number, the Number and Code or the Code only.

NumberingHelp.PNG

Distance from Circle to Number

Enter the default distance from the control circle to the number in mm.

DistanceFromCircleToNumberHelp.PNG

Full Stop Behind Control Number

Check this option if a full stop shall be placed behind each control number.

FullStopHelp.PNG

Connection Lines

Define a distance from the circle to the connection line in this field.

DistanceFromCircleHelp.PNG

Control Description

Thicker Horizontal Line

Choose between a thicker horizontal line in the IOF Symbol Control Description every third or every fourth line or not at all.

ThickerHorizontalLineHelp.PNG

Maximum Length

Define the maximum length of the control description in rows in this field.

MaximumLengthHelp.PNG

Number of Start

Check this option so that the number of the start appears in the control description.

NumberOfStartHelp.PNG

Control Description on the Map

Box Size

Define the size of a box in the control description in this field. Click the Standard button to set the value to 6.00 mm.

BoxSizeHelp.PNG

White Background

Check this option to get a white background behind the control description on the map.

WhiteBackgroundHelp.PNG

Add Control Descriptions for All Controls

Check this option to add the control description on the All Controls map, too.

AddControlDescriptionHelp.PNG

XML Export

Activate this check box to export the relay variation also within the XML export. This is an extensions of the IOF specification.


Back to the Course Setting for Orienteering page.