Overview

  • Editor
This are the editor parts:
Editor.JPG
  • Nodes
This are the node parts:
Node.JPG

Basic Functions

You can access to basic function with the main menu on top. You can create a new graph, load or save.
In the model menu you can import a model with animations

Adding, deleting and clone nodes and items

  • Adding Nodes
To add a node press right button on an empty area and choose node type to create it.
AddNode.JPG
  • Deleting and cloning nodes
Press right button on node caption, then select the desired option
Clone.JPG
  • Working with Items (children)
If you want add, delete or rename a node item, press right button child or outgoing connection
Childs.JPG

Connections

  • Add connections
Drag from source outgoing connection (blue) to destination incoming connection (black) to create a connection. The circular connections aren't allowed
Connection.JPG
  • Delete connections
You have two options
  • If you left click with control press on an incoming connection, will delete all incoming connections
  • If you left click with control press on an outgoing connection, will delete only this connection

Selecting nodes and moving

  • Single selection
To select a node left click on caption or body of the node, note that properties sets to new node
  • Multiple selection
Use left click and control to add node to selection or drag on an empty area with control pressed and draw a box that contains the nodes
  • Moving nodes
Drag on node caption to drag the node, if you have multiple nodes selected, all selected nodes will move
  • Move all nodes
Drag on an empty area of editor to move all nodes

Scaling view

Use mouse wheel to scale nodes, there is a know bug, if you select a slider you can't use mouse wheel to change scale. Otherwise you can use the up buttons to change view, and if you move the nodes out of view, use reset view button to restore it.
Buttons.JPG

Actions Summary

User input Location Action
Drag Editor empty area Move all nodes
Drag + Ctrl Editor empty area Draw a box to select nodes
Left click Editor empty area Unselect all selected nodes
Right click Editor empty area Node creation menu
Drag Node Caption Move node
Left click Node Caption Select node
Right click Node Caption Node action menu
Left click + Ctrl Node Caption Multiple selection
Left click Node Body Select node
Right click Node Body Node item menu
Left click + Ctrl Node Body Multiple selection
Left click Node Incoming Connector Select node
Right click Node Incoming Connector Select node
Left click + Ctrl Node Incoming Connector Delete all incoming connections and multiple selection
Drag Node Outgoing Connector Create a connection
Right click Node Outgoing Connector Node item menu
Left click + Ctrl Node Outgoing Connector Delete the connection and multiple selection
Drag Node Slider Change node value

Last edited Dec 21, 2008 at 5:46 PM by Liaven, version 8

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