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Overview

Quick Start Guide

Portfolio Lists

Portfolios

Bubble Charts

Bar Charts

Ranking Charts

Sensitivity Charts

Menus

Form Overview

This form is opened when you have an open Portfolio Form by selecting the "Preferences" menu item under the "File" menu or pressing "control-," (Windows) or "Command-," (Mac).

Use this form to customize the appearance of the Bubble Chart, Bar Chart, Ranking Chart, and Sensitivity Chart list forms.

Font Name drop-down menu: Use this menu to select the font type for all the list boxes in the portfolio form.

Font Size drop-down menu: Use this menu to select the font size for all the list boxes in the portfolio form.

[Style Bold] check box: Use this check box to make the listbox font style bold.

[Style Italic] check box: Use this check box to make the listbox font style Italic.

Text Color: Click this box to open the color picker to select a font color.

[First Row Style Bold] check box: Use this check box to make bold the first row of the Portfolio listbox.

[First Row Style Italic] check box: Use this check box to make italicize the first row of the Portfolio listbox.

Row Height drop-down menu: Use this menu to select the row height for all the list boxes in the portfolio form. Note that is must be at least 4 pixels greater than the font size.

[Display Horizontal Gridlines] check box: Use this check box to toggle the display of the horizontal gridlines in the listbox.

[Display Vertical Gridlines] check box: Use this check box to toggle the display of the vertical gridlines in the listbox.

Gridline Color: Click this box to open the color picker to select a gridline color.

Background Color: Click this box to open the color picker to select a background color.

Alt. Background Color: Click this box to open the color picker to select a alternating background color for the listbox rows.

[Track Uncertainty] check box: Use this check box to toggle the tracking of uncertainty in your portfolio. See Tracking Uncertainty for more information.

[Lock Value Columns] check box: Use this check box to prevent the "High" and "Low" value columns from scrolling when the portfolio listbox columns are scrolled horizontally.

[Restore Original Column Order] check box: Use this check box to restore the original column order of the portfolio if it has been changed.

Bottom Buttons:

[Save]: Click on this button to save any changes made to the Portfolio Preferences and close the form

[Cancel]: Click on this button to close the Portfolio Preferences form. No changes will be saved.

[Save As Default]: Click on this button to save your current settings as the Portfolio Preference Default Values. All new Portfolios will then use these settings.

[Restore Defaults]: Click on this button to restore all of the last saved Portfolio Preference Default settings.