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Window types


There are five major types of canvas windows (in decreasing order of flexibility and consistency):

Also, there are four types of general canvas windows:

Do not confuse these canvas window types with the other specialized dialogs, alerts, and windows used in rigiedit.

The title bar of a canvas window indicates its type, its numeric ID (optional), its label, and whether it is active (optional).


tex2html_wrap_inline4844 Note: Text editor windows may be spawned by rigiedit to display report, annotation, or source data; these windows are controlled by processes that are independent of rigiedit\ and do not respond to actions chosen from the Window menu.

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