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ADS Design Pro – Command Button List

Will take you to the ADS Home page

     
 

Will take you to the Dash Board where you can manage your projects or start a new project.

     
 

Will allow you to change your account information and reset your password

     
 

Will take you to a Wiki Help web page where you can find other help information

     
 

Will log you out of the program

     
 

Project Information: Will take you to the project information for the specific project in the GUI.

     
 

Package: Clicking on this button will generate a project specific PDF, DXF submittal package along with a readme file. These three files will be downloaded to a zip file.

     
 

View Package: Clicking on this will generate a project specific PDF submittal package.

     
 

Save: Three options with this command allows the user to Save the current project as is, Save it as a Revision, or save it as a whole New project.

     
 

Edit Component: Select this command when dragging components on to the system, when you wish to edit a component, or delete a previously added component.

     
 

Pan: allow the user to grab and move the page to the desired view

     
 

Zoom Window: Click and drag to zoom into a specific area of the project

     
 

Zoom In:

     
 

Zoom Out:

     
 

Zoom All: Will fit the system to the screen.

     
 

Toggle Layers: Allows the user to turn on and off layers. Available layers are Pipe Centerlines, Corrugations, and Pipe outline.

     
 

Show Dimensions: Allows the user to turn on and off the show dimensions feature. If the user holds the cursor still over an object on the system, a red dimension line will appear.

     
 

Stub Component: To add a stub to the layout simply choose the diameter from the drop down, then click and drag it to the desired location on the system.

     
 

Riser Component: To add a riser to the layout simply choose the diameter from the drop down, then click and drag it to the desired location on the system.

     
 

Cleanout Component: To add a cleanout to the layout simply choose the diameter from the drop down, then click and drag it to the desired location on the system.

     
 

Structure by Others: To add a structure by others to the layout simply click and drag it to the desired location on the system.

     
 

Trash: Anything added to the system from the left hand side of the GUI can also be removed. To remove a component or structure by others simply hold the cursor over it until it turns blue, then click and drag it to the Trash bin.