Chapter One:
Getting Started

 

Welcome to DADiSP

About This User Manual

Product Package Contents

DADiSP Licensing Agreement

Customer Registration

Technical Support and Software Upgrades

Installing DADiSP

Installation Instructions

Running DADiSP

Getting Familiar with the DADiSP Screen

  Top Level Menu Bar

  Command Line

  Toolbar

 Windows and Window Numbers

 Status Bar

Understanding DADiSP's Organization

  Labbooks

  Worksheets

  Worksheet Windows

  Data Series and Data Tables

  Datasets

Navigating the Pull-down Menus

  Using Hot Keys to Open Pull-down Menus

  The File Pull-down Menu

    New

    Open

    Save and Save As

    Copy

    Delete

    Print Setup, Print Preview, Print

    Change Directory

    Exit

 The Edit Pull-down Menu

    Formula

    Data

    Copy from Window

    Paste to Window

    Paste Link

    Copy from Worksheet

    Copy from Editor

    Paste to Editor

  The Data Pull-down Menu

    Generate Data

    Import

    Header File

    Read ASCII

    Read Binary

    Export

    Write ASCII

    Write Binary

 The Analysis Pull-Down Menu

    Data Reduction

    Reordering

    Statistics

    Math

    Trigonometric

    Hyperbolic

    Error/Bessel/Gamma

    Complex Conversions

    Correlation

    FFT/Spectral

    Image Processing

    Matrix Math

    Peaks and Valleys

 The View Pull-Down Menu

    Label

    Title

    Styles

    Colors

    Grids

    Symbols

    Scales

    Data Settings

    Overplot

    Overlay

    Load and Overlay

    Remove 1 and Remove All Overplot/Overlay

    Cursor

 The Drawing Pull-down Menu

    Text Annotations

    Line Annotations

    Legends

 The Tools Pull-down Menu

    SPL

    Variables

    Macros

    Command Files

    View Text File

    Modules

    Fonts

   Toolbar

   Settings

    Configuration

The Window Pull-down Menu

    Add and Remove

    Clear Window

    Clear Data

    Hide Window

    Display

    Display All

    Update

    Redraw

    Tile

    Arrange

    Layout

    Magnify

    Zoom

    Margins

 The Help Pull down Menu

 Getting Help

 Running the DADiSP Demo