The program window has the following elements:
This is the standard Windows menu
For a quick description of a particular menu command, point
to the command and read the description from the dynamic help window.
For more information about using menus, please consult your
Object Creation Tools
To create an object, first
click the desired object category, and then click the toolbar button
representing the desired object. Then follow the instructions in the dynamic
To determine the function of a particular button, position
your mouse over the button and wait a few seconds for the corresponding tooltip
For more information see Adding Objects
The Editing tools allow you
to select, rotate, and scale your objects. When you select an object, you can
also edit its properties. For information about editing objects, see Editing Objects.
The View tools allow you to pan
and zoom the view. You can also use your mouse to adjust the view.
The Layer tools help you
organize your landscape design into layers. For example, you could place all of
your fill regions into a layer and lock them to prevent them from being selected
while you work on other areas of your design. For more information about working
with layers, see Using Layers
These controls allow you to set
the specific properties for each object. For more information about object
properties, see Setting Object
This area displays dynamic help for
the currently selected object or tool. For example, when creating an object, a
description of the next step is displayed.