User Profiles Workflow
The usual workflow of
the user profiles is straightforward.
Create a profile, if necessary: in the Front End module, click the User
Enter a name for a new profile in the top left field of the user profile editor.
Click Create profile
You can create a new profile by duplicating an existing profile :
- Select the profile to duplicate
- Enter a new name in the bottom field
- Click Save as.
Note: All newly created profiles contain the factory default parameters, except those which where
duplicated from existing profiles.
Select a profile from the list.
Traverse the profile tree according to which parameters you target.
Edit the target parameter values as needed.
Save the profile by clicking the Save.
If a profile is to be used right away, ensure it is selected in the left list and click
Use selected profile.
Note: The user profile that takes effect when opening a design module is shown in bold
characters in the list.
To reset a profile to factory defaults, click Reset
Once a profile is loaded, close the user profile editor and launch the design module as needed.
If a module was running before the profile was updated :
- Close the design module
- In the profile editor, select and load the profile by clicking Use selected
profile. It should be displayed in bold characters in the profile
- Open the design module.
In the application module that loaded the user profile, the default settings of the parameters are now set to the new values from the profile.