Configuring a Frame Container - Johnson Controls - Metasys - LIT-12011147 - Software Application - Controller Configuration Tool - 16.0

Controller Tool Help

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Controller Configuration Tool
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  1. In the Perspective Management dialog box, select the Frame container you want to configure.
  2. Enter a Name and a Description (optional) for the Frame container. The name appears in the status bar of the UI (as the name of the Perspective) and the description appears as a tooltip, with the CAF location, when you hover over the name in the UI.
  3. Click the Save Layout Behavior drop-down box and select one of the following:
    • Always Ask: Choose the option to always be prompted by a dialog box to choose whether to save the layout changes. See Figure 1.
    • Auto Save: Choose this option to always save the changes to your perspective layout.
    • Auto Ignore: Choose this option to always discard the changes to your perspective layout.
  4. Click the Orientation drop-down box and select Vertical or Horizontal. (See Figure 2 in Orientation for examples.)
  5. In the Display Order field, click the up arrow () or down arrow () to reorder subcomponents. (See Changing the Display Order of Components for more information.)
  6. Click Apply.
  7. Click Close.