Analyser user interface is divided into four areas.

  1. Toolbar
  2. Data area
  3. Side bar
  4. Status bar

Toolbar is used to access other Analyzer functions and changing the data zoom and visibility.

  1. Open data file browser. Data stored either locally or in Testlogger Manager are opened with this dialog
  2. Close all open data files
  3. Open workspace
  4. Save workspace as file
  5. Math channel editor
  6. Track generator
  7. Lap/split editor
  8. Switch to show data either in function of time or in function of distance
  9. Activate comparison file offset possibility
  10. Zoom out to show whole data file
  11. Zoom to currently active lap
  12. Zoom in
  13. Zoom out
  14. Pan data to left
  15. Pan data to right
  16. Change cursor operation mode
  17. Open Analyzer knowledge base in browser
  18. User menu (e.g. application settings, user settings)

Data area is used to show the actual data from files based on the workspace settings. Tabs can be utilised to create different views. Read more about it from Workspace page.

Data area can be expanded vertically outside the screen view.

Side bar is used to show open data files, channel listing and workspace modules.

Side bar can be reduced or hidden from the buttons on right hand side of tabs.

Workspace editor mode is activated when tab is changed to Workspace.

Status bar currently show application version and cursor position.

eToggle workspace edit mode
dSwitch between Data files and Channels in side bar
Open data file browser
Hide/show side bar
Open lap editor
Open math channel editor
Open track map generator
Close all data files
aZoom out to show whole file
sZoom to active lap
Left arrowPan file to left
Right arrowPan file to right
Up arrowZoom in
Down arrowZoom out
SpacePlace marker or remove marker
  • Select main lap you want to analyse by selecting the radio button on lap list
  • Click selected compare lap second time and comparison is removed
  • Click selected base lap again, selection is removed and zoom is returned back full file

TODO: Time vs distance mode explanation

  • Use arrow keys to zoom
  • Zooming can be done from both x-axis and y-axis of chart element by dragging the area you want to zoom
  • Double click axis and whole range will be shown
  • Mouse wheel can be used to zoom in and zoom out. Mouse cursor needs to be on top of axis

Analyzer support two data cursor modes. By default cursor in line charts will mouse movements and with alternative mode user needs to click primary button of the mouse to place/move the cursor in data.

To change the cursor mode, click link icon in the toolbar. See point 16 in toolbar explanation image.

Differences in the cursor behaviour

ActionDefault modeAlternative mode
Data cursor to follow mouseAutomaticPress mouse button while moving mouse
Fix cursor to one positionClick mouse buttonClick mouse button
Release cursor positionClick mouse buttonN/A

If the default cursor performance is bad, then we recommend switching to the alternative cursor mode.