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Saving a view


To save a rigiedit view of the canvas windows on the screen:

  1. Open and arrange the contents of the windows as desired.

    Locations of nodes, filter settings, and current selections (anything you see) are part of the view.

  2. Move and resize the windows of your view as desired.

    Position, size, and scroll settings are recorded.

  3. Save the graph on which the view depends.

    See §gif.

    This ensures that the view to be saved corresponds to the right graph model.

  4. Choose Save View As ... from the File menu.

    A File dialog appears for saving the view.

  5. Type a filename for the view.

    tex2html_wrap_inline4854 Tip: [3in] A suffix of .view is useful for distinguishing view files. If no file suffix is specified, .view is added automatically.

  6. Click OK to save the view.

    Or click Cancel to cancel.


James Uhl
Wed Jul 10 14:13:22 PDT 1996