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SCT: System Configuration Tool Help

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System Configuration Tool
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The following table shows describes the LCT toolbar:

Note: If you click outside of the display panel containing the logic system, when you use a zoom tool in View mode, the zoom level automatically changes back to the default.
Table 1. LCT Toolbar


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Visible In


Edit Mode

View Mode

Edit Mode   X Changes the control system to Edit mode.

Refresh   X Refreshes the values for control system components.

Save X   Saves the logic system and changes it to View mode. If there are unconnected points, the logic system warns to fix them prior to a save.

Cancel X   Cancels current changes and returns to View mode.

Print X X Print dialog appears

Print Preview X X Print Preview dialog appears

Cut X   Cuts an item of the control system.

Copy X   Copies an item in the control system.

Paste X   Pastes a cut or copied item into the logic system.

Undo X   Undoes the previous action (except for a save) for up to 4 actions.

Redo X   Redoes the previous undone action (for up to 4 actions).

No Grid X   Removes the grid from the diagram.

Lines Grid X   Displays a line grid behind the diagram.

Points Grid X   Displays a point grid behind the diagram.

Select X X Turns the cursor into a selection cursor.

Text X   Turns the cursor into a text cursor that allows you to create a text box.

Pan X X Turns the cursor into a hand that allows you to pan over the diagram by dragging.

Zoom X X Zooms a selected area.

Interactive Zoom X X Zooms in and out on a diagram when you hold the mouse down.

Zoom - Fit Window X X Zooms the diagram to fit within the window.

Trace Mode   X Removes all the connection lines in the diagram. Live values remain.

Selective Zoom X X Allows you to select the percentage zoom applied to the diagram.

Logic Checker X   Checks the control system logic and places a balloon with an icon over unconnected points. See the Logic Checker section.

Sequence (Show Sequence Order) X   Shows the logical sequence order of the connected blocks. A value of -1 indicates that logic does not execute on the block.

Overview X X Shows an overview of the entire control system.