Scalable Vector Graphic Wiring Diagrams
Important Version 1.4 Update Note:
to access the Circuit Select™
Scalable Vector Wiring Diagrams, you need to make sure your
Wiring Diagram Settings are correctly configured. Choose Setup/User
Access and then pick Use high quality, searchable
color diagrams. You also need the
SVG Viewer 3.0 plug-in (free download) which must be installed on each computer
in order to view the color wiring diagrams.
Starting with Version 1.3, wiring diagrams
can be displayed in clear, crisp color using Scalable Vector
Graphics (SVG), the exciting new XML-based language for Web
Scalable Vector Graphics.
As with other Repair figures, a number
of options are available for zooming and panning the figure
display to focus on the portion of the diagram you are most
interested in. Because the SVG format displays text that is
not bitmapped, the text is cleaner and easier to read. Available
icons are described below.
icon closes the Figure Window.
In icon expands the image so that it zooms in on
the center of the image. Grayed if maximum zoom. Click
the icon until maximum magnification.
Out icon shrinks the image so that it zooms out
with the focus at the center of the image. Grayed if maximum
zoom. Click the icon until minimum magnification.
Size icon appears in the toolbar for figures. It
returns an image to its normal size.
||Select the Grab
Figure icon to move the figure around in the display.
The Grab Figure pointer works in conjunction with your
left mouse button; point the pointer anywhere in the figure,
and holding down the left mouse button, re-position the
figure. Release the mouse button when the figure is re-positioned
icon displays the figure listed before the current figure.
icon displays the figure listed after the current figure.
CircuitSelect allows you to trace and highlight
wiring with unprecedented ease. Just move your mouse cursor
over a circuit and you will see that it is highlighted for
you. Click on the circuit and it remains highlighted in your
display. Click on additional circuits to highlight the entire
circuit in the diagram. You can also change colors to highlight
additional circuits in the figure. Your color highlights will
display in your printouts. The following CircuitSelect options
Hide/Show icon allows you to toggle on/off
the unhighlighted circuitry.
Color icon allows you to change colors for
identifying multiple circuits in a diagram. Using this feature,
you are able to highlight one complete circuit in one color
and then highlight additional circuits in different colors.
Restore icon allows you to remove highlighting
from the diagram, restoring the diagram to its original state.
the Print icon in the wiring diagram window to print the currently
print the entire diagram,
display the diagram full screen and click Print.
Wiring Tips & Tricks
Searching in SVG Wiring Diagrams:
- Using your mouse, push the right-click
button with your cursor anywhere on the diagram.
- A drop down menu displays, select Find
- The Find in SVG box displays.
- Type the single word you want to find
in the graphic and choose the Find Next
- The results will be highlighted in blue.
Select Find Next to locate the next occurrence
of the word.
Keyboard Hotkeys for SVG:
- Alt + Mouse activates
the grab function to navigate through diagram
- Ctrl + Mouse
activates zoom in. Left-click zooms in or click and drag
to select a boxed area to zoom on.
- Ctrl + Shift + Mouse activates