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Menu and toolbar of the graphics editor

Toolbar:

(Edit the PmgRoot object) - Opens the configuration window for editing the PmgRoot object.
(New Pmg object) - Opens the "Pmg objects preconfigurations" window.
(Remove) - (Del) Removes selected Pmg objects
(Raster) - A raster (graphic grid) will be displayed over the panel that is currently being edited. The grid can be set in the "PmgRoot > Panel > Show grid" configurator.
(Edit compound objects enabled) - (G) If enabled then the immersed Pmg objects can be selected and edited directly (similar way as the Pmg objects on the desktop can be selected and edited).
(Lock all objects) - The position of all Pmg objects will be fixed
(Undo) - (Ctrl+Z) Cancel the previous panel configuration changes.
(Redo) - (Ctrl+Y) Redo the configuration changes that have been discarted by the Undo function
(Panel zoom in/zoom out menu) - Zoom of currently edited graphic panel in the range 25%-500%
(Maximize graphics editor) - It allows to maximize the graphics editor to the whole workspace of the development environment


(Display mode selection) - All Pmg objects can be displayed, or only the objects corresponding to PmaPanel object view, in Web or while printing the panel.
See the "Disable object ..." configurator.
- Show all objects
- Show as local panel
- Show as Web panel
- Show as printed

Context menu:

This menu is show after pressing the right mouse button in the graphic panel area.

- New Pmg object (Ins): Opens the "Pmg objects preconfigurations" window.
- Edit active Pmg object (E): Opens configuration window for editing the active Pmg object.
- Active Pmg object: Operations over active Pmg object
- Edit: Position (L): Opens configuration tab Position.
- Edit: Events (C): Opens configuration tab Events.
- Edit: Variables (V): Opens configuration tab Variables.
- Edit: Pmg object parameters (P): Opens configuration tab PmgObject > Object > Pmg object parameters.
- Remove (Del): Removes active Pmg object from the panel.
- Temporarily hide object in the graphics editor (H): Temporarily hides the selected Pmg object in the graphics editor. Showing the hidden object can be enabled in the menu "Menu of the Pmg object > Show hidden object in the graphics editor". It is possible to show all hidden objects in the graphics editor in the menu "Show hidden objects".
- Disable (in Runtime) (D): In active Pmg object sets the "PmgObject > Object > Disable object in runtime" configurator.
- Create copy of object: Creates a copy of active Pmg object next to it.
- Move into the PmgRoot object: Moves active Pmg object from its superior object into the PmgRoot object.
- Copy into new PmgPrototype object ...: Opens the "Copy into new PmgPrototype object" configuration window for setting the copying parameters of the PmgBox object into new PmgPrototype object.
- Convert to PmgBox object: Converts the PmgInstance object to PmgBox object.
- Select object (Ctrl+Space): Adds active Pmg object among Selected Pmg objects.
- Change memory order (O): Displays a configurator that can be used to enter the index of object order.
- Text editing of the object ...: Opens the "Text editing of the object" configuration window where the content of the object can be viewed and edited in the text form.
- Export object: Opens the "Data export to CSV text file" configuration window. See Import/Export in the graphics editor.
- Import to object: Opens window for selection of imported file. See Import/Export in the graphics editor.
- Subobjects: Operations over subobjects of the active Pmg object
- Move the subobjects into the PmgRoot object: Moves all subobjects from the active Pmg object into the PmgRoot object.
- Cut the subobjects: Cuts all the subobjects from the active Pmg object and pastes them into the Windows clipboard.
- Copy the subobjects: Copies all subobjects of the active Pmg object into the Windows clipboard.
- Remove subobjects: Removes all subobjects of the active Pmg object
- Enable disabled subobjects: To all subobjects of active Pmg object cancels the set "PmgObject > Object > Disable object in runtime" configurator.
- Show hidden subobjects: Makes all hidden subobjects of active Pmg object visible. The object can be hidden in the menu "Active Pmg object / Temporarily hide object in the graphics editor" or in the menu "Menu of the Pmg object > Temporarily hide object in the graphics editor".
- Selected Pmg objects: Operations over selected Pmg objects
- Remove all selected objects (Del): Removes all selected Pmg objects in the panel.
- Save selected Pmg objects into the preconfigurations: Makes a single object from a group of selected objects. Opens window Name of user-defined Pmg object where the object name it is possible to enter. See How to save Pmg object into the preconfigurations of objects.
- Change position of selected Pmg objects (M): Activates reposition mode of selected Pmg objects
- Change size of selected Pmg objects (R): Activates resize mode of selected Pmg objects
- Disable the selected objects in runtime: In all selected objects sets the "PmgObject > Object > Disable object in runtime" configurator.
- Insert selected objects into the active object (T): It allows to easily create compound objects. Opens the "Creating compound Pmg object" configuration window. See Compound Pmg objects.
- Move selected Pmg objects by order in memory: Moves selected Pmg objects in memory order to selected position.
- under active Pmg object
- above active Pmg object
- under all objects
- above all objects
- Show hidden objects: Makes all invisible objects in the graphics editor visible again. The object can be hidden in the menu "Active Pmg object / Temporarily hide object in the graphics editor" or in the menu "Menu of the Pmg object > Temporarily hide object in the graphics editor".
- Enable all disabled objects in runtime: In all objects in the panel cancels the set "PmgObject > Object > Disable object in runtime" configurator.
- Find Pmg object: Search for Pmg objects according to defined properties
- by name: Search for the Pmg object according to its GetPathName method
- by type: Search for the Pmg object according to its Object type property
- Find text: Search for defined text in all objects

- Properties
- Application fonts: Opens window Registered font manager of the application.

- Edit PmgRoot object: Opens the configuration window of the PmgRoot object.

History:
Pm8.00.06: Fixed bug: The import of complete panel did not work (when selecting in the menu "Active Pmg object / Import to object").
Pm8.00.01: Fixed bug: Bugfix: The (Undo) after fast Pmg object shifts has been corrected.
PROMOTIC 9.0.24 SCADA system documentation MICROSYS, spol. s r.o.

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