Add Temperature (Y) Reference Lines

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Add Temperature (Y) Reference Lines

Temperature Reference Lines are colored horizontal lines and can be positioned anywhere within the range of Y-values in the graph.

They are used for analysis when the Temperature (Y) parameter calculations are displayed in the Data Table.

Important Information

This is available when in Engineer Mode.

To add Temperature Reference Lines to the Data Graph:

1)On the Profile menu, click Add Temperature (Y) Reference Line.
2)Choose the reference line Type (Fixed and Linked). If Fixed is selected, enter a fixed Temperature value. If Linked is selected, select a portion of the profile to link it to.


Important Information

If the Process menu and related Process information are hidden using the Show options on the Process tab in Preferences, the feature appears as shown.


3)Select the line color by clicking the line button below the label.


When an reference line is displayed on the Data Graph, the default label is the specified temperature. The software allows the user to rename the line by using the Optional Name text box.

4)Click the OK command to accept the new settings or Cancel to quit the command.


Feature Shortcut Cursor

This command can also be accessed by right-clicking the scale on the Data Graph and select Add Temperature (Y) Scale from the shortcut menu.


To move an Temperature (Y) Reference Line:

1)Position the mouse pointer over the desired reference line.
2)Double-click the reference line and the Add Temperature (Y) Reference line dialog box appears.
3)Edit the reference line settings and click the OK command to accept the new settings or Cancel to quit the command.