From the Process Data Editor window, you can open process data sheets for viewing and editing. You can also access the options for setting preferences. The window consists of the following sections:
Menu Bar (see Process Data Editor Window Menu Bar) — Provides access to available commands.
Toolbar (see Process Data Editor Window Toolbar) — Provides access to the most common commands by clicking icons.
Editing Area — Displays data for the lines or instruments that you opened for editing. You can select either tab and edit certain data. View-only data appears with a shaded background. The editing area consists of the following tabs:
Line — Displays the list of lines in the .ipd file with data.
Instrument — Displays the list of instruments in the .ipd file with data.
Details — Displays the process data sheet for the selected line or instrument as it appears in Smart Instrumentation. The data fields are the same as on the Line or Instrument tab.
Status Bar — Shows the current status or the pertinent Microhelp.