• dot2 User Manual
  • dot2 Quick Start Guide
  • dot2 3D
    • Install and Uninstall
      • System Requirements
      • Installation
      • Uninstall dot2 3D
    • First Steps
      • Hardware Connection
      • Create session and connect 3D
    • Data Management
      • Master/Slave
      • Coordinate system
    • Program Surface
      • Menu Bar
        • File Menu
          • File - Settings
        • Edit
        • Functions
        • Tools
        • View
        • Help
      • Tool Bar
      • Main Windows
        • Stage View
        • Mouse + Keyboard Actions
        • Arrangement of Objects (Align Objects)
        • Duplicate (copy 3D Objects)
        • 3D Objects
      • Assets (Information Window)
      • Properties
      • Media Database
      • Materials
      • Video Player
      • Moving Paths
      • Sessions
      • Status Bar
      • Window Layout
    • Fixture Types
    • 3D Modeling and Import
      • 3D Models Principles
      • Parameters
        • Axes
        • Rotation Axes
        • Linear Axes
        • Beam of Light
        • Automated Import
        • Assigning of Models to Fixture Types
        • Checklist for 3D Modeling
        • Creation of a 3D Model
    • Keyboard Shortcuts
    • dot2 3D FAQ
  • dot2 Release Notes
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Version 1.9

File - Settings

In the menu "File - Settings" you adjust the basic settings for the look and the behavior of the dot2 3D.

The settings are independent from the showfile and they will stay after leaving the program.

After the first installation you should deal with the settings, to get an overview about it

Category Settings Program function
Rendering   Slow down rendering if application has no focus
Vary Logo Position (prevent burn-in effect)
Full Screen Screen Alignment Screen layout is part of a bigger screen layout
Identify screens
Folder   Select Media folder
Power Settings Windows Mode Disable Screensaver for windows
Disable Standby for windows
  Fullscreen Mode Disable Screensaver only in fullscreen mode
Disable Standby only in fullscreen mode
  All Modes Shutdown all machines via "shutdown" command
3D Navigation Mouse Select Reverse Orbit
Select Reverse Zoom
Choose Mouse Speed
  3D Input Devices Choose Move Speed
Choose Rotate Speed
Network   Select IP Address for a MA Network
Plugins   Enable Plugins

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