Difference between revisions of "Symbol Status Manager"

From OCAD Wiki - English
Jump to: navigation, search
 
(5 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[File:Mas40px.png|This function is available in OCAD Mapping Solution.|link=https://www.ocad.com/en/products/ocad-for-cartography]]
 
[[File:Mas40px.png|This function is available in OCAD Mapping Solution.|link=https://www.ocad.com/en/products/ocad-for-cartography]]
[[File:Pro40px.PNG|This function is available in OCAD Professional.|link=https://www.ocad.com/en/products/ocad-for-cartography]]
+
[[File:Ori40px.PNG|This function is available in OCAD Orienteering.|link=https://www.ocad.com/en/products/ocad-for-orienteering]]
[[File:Std40px.PNG|This function is available in OCAD Orienteering.|link=https://www.ocad.com/en/products/ocad-for-orienteering]]
+
 
 +
The '''Symbol Status Manager''' allows to easily get access to various status settings.
 +
 
 +
While the '''Symbol Status Manager''' dialog is open, the map can still be edited.
 +
 
 +
[[File:Hint.jpg]] --> See a '''[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vflwkqPiCH0 short video on Youtube]''', which explains you the basics.
 +
 
  
The '''Status Symbol Manager''' allows to easily get access to various status settings.
 
:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]] While the '''Symbol Status Manager''' dialog is open, the map can still be edited.
 
  
 
==Save current symbol status==
 
==Save current symbol status==
# Select '''Symbol Status Manager''' in the '''Symbol''' panel.
+
# Select '''Symbol Status Manager''' item in the [[Graphical_User_Interface#Standard_Toolbar|'''Standard Toolbar''']] or in the '''Symbol''' menu.
 
# The '''Symbol Status Manager''' dialog opens.
 
# The '''Symbol Status Manager''' dialog opens.
 
#:[[File:symbolstatusmanager.png]]
 
#:[[File:symbolstatusmanager.png]]
# Decide in the '''Symbol Box''' which symbols should have which status.
+
# Set the status of the symbols in the '''Symbol Box''' to ''normal'', ''protected'' or ''hidden'' to get the map view you want.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]] This can be done already before opening the dialog.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]] This can be done already before opening the dialog.
# Enter a name and save the current symbol status setting by clicking on the '''Save''' button.
+
# Enter a name and save the current symbol status settings by clicking on the '''Save''' button.
  
==Symbol Status==
+
==Load Symbol Status==
All saved symbol status settings are shown in this box.
+
# Select a status in the '''Symbol Status''' box.
 
+
# Either double click on the name or click on '''Load''' to activate this symbol status settings.
===Change Settings===
 
# Select a saved symbol status setting in the box.
 
# Either double click the name or click on '''Load''' to activate the symbol status setting.
 
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]Only one symbol status setting can be active.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]Only one symbol status setting can be active.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]If multiple status are selected then only the one who's name is shown in the name box will be loaded.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]If multiple status are selected then only the one who's name is shown in the name box will be loaded.
  
===Export===
+
==Delete Status==
 +
# Select a status in the '''Symbol Status''' box.
 +
# Click on the '''Delete''' button to delete this symbol status.
 +
 
 +
==Export Symbol Status==
 
# Select a saved symbol status setting.
 
# Select a saved symbol status setting.
 
# Click on the '''Export''' button.
 
# Click on the '''Export''' button.
Line 29: Line 34:
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]If multiple settings are selected to be exported, they are saved in one .xml file.
 
#:[[File:hint.jpg|hint]]If multiple settings are selected to be exported, they are saved in one .xml file.
  
===Import===
+
==Import Symbol Status==
 
# Click on the '''Import''' button.
 
# Click on the '''Import''' button.
 
# Pick and load an symbol status setting(s) ''.xml'' file.
 
# Pick and load an symbol status setting(s) ''.xml'' file.
# The loaded symbol status settings get shown in the '''Symbol Status''' box.
+
# The loaded symbol status are shown in the '''Symbol Status''' box.
  
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==

Latest revision as of 13:50, 19 June 2019

This function is available in OCAD Mapping Solution. This function is available in OCAD Orienteering.

The Symbol Status Manager allows to easily get access to various status settings.

While the Symbol Status Manager dialog is open, the map can still be edited.

Hint.jpg --> See a short video on Youtube, which explains you the basics.


Save current symbol status

  1. Select Symbol Status Manager item in the Standard Toolbar or in the Symbol menu.
  2. The Symbol Status Manager dialog opens.
    Symbolstatusmanager.png
  3. Set the status of the symbols in the Symbol Box to normal, protected or hidden to get the map view you want.
    hint This can be done already before opening the dialog.
  4. Enter a name and save the current symbol status settings by clicking on the Save button.

Load Symbol Status

  1. Select a status in the Symbol Status box.
  2. Either double click on the name or click on Load to activate this symbol status settings.
    hintOnly one symbol status setting can be active.
    hintIf multiple status are selected then only the one who's name is shown in the name box will be loaded.

Delete Status

  1. Select a status in the Symbol Status box.
  2. Click on the Delete button to delete this symbol status.

Export Symbol Status

  1. Select a saved symbol status setting.
  2. Click on the Export button.
  3. Choose the destination folder and save the .xml file.
    hintIf multiple settings are selected to be exported, they are saved in one .xml file.

Import Symbol Status

  1. Click on the Import button.
  2. Pick and load an symbol status setting(s) .xml file.
  3. The loaded symbol status are shown in the Symbol Status box.

Examples

  • normal map
SymbolStatusManagernormalmap.png
  • no tracks
SymbolStatusManagernotracks.png
  • height map
SymbolStatusManagerheightmap.png

Back to Symbol