Graphical Editor Taskbar

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When you view or enter a graphical model in 20-sim it is shown in the Graphical Editor. A special button bar, called the taskbar, is part of the Graphical Editor. The taskbar helps you to select models, connect them and manipulate them. You can also use the taskbar to enter drawing objects. The taskbar is also part of the Icon Editor.

TaskbarGraphicalEditor

The taskbar of the Graphical Editor.

SelectionMode

Selection Mode: Click this button to select models and objects

InsertTerminals

Insert Terminals: (Icon Editor only) Click this button to insert terminals.

ConnectionMode

Connection Mode: (Graphical Editor only) Click this button create connections between models.

LineMode

Line: Click this button to draw lines.

SplineMode

Spline: click this button to draw splines.

RectangleMode

Rectangle: click this button to draw rectangles.

EllipseMode

Ellipse: click this button to draw ellipses.

TextMode

Text: click this button insert text.

BitmapMode

Bitmap: click this button insert bitmaps and images in svg format.

LineColorMode

Line Color: click this button to set the line color of a selected object.

FillColorMode

Fill Color: click this button to set the fill color of a selected object.

RotateAndMirrorMode

Rotate and Mirror: click this button to rotate or mirror a selected object.

ArrangeAndGroupMode

Arrange and Group: click this button to group objects, put them to the front etc.

LineStylesMode

Line Styles: click this button to select the line style of selected objects.

ZoomMode

Zoom: click this button to select the zoom factor. You can also click Ctrl + mouse wheel to zoom in and out.