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Using In-Product Help

Updated November 15, 2017


This article applies to:
  • RoadEng Civil
  • RoadEng Forestry

There are too many possible curve configurations to cover them exhaustively in this exercise. So, the first thing you need to know is how to view the help files for the curve panels.

If you are already familiar with the RoadEng help documents you may wish to skip this exercise.

  1. Setup | Help button or <F1> key for context sensitive help. You will be presented with the window shown below.

Figure 1: The Front Page for Location Help

The curve panels are not dialogue boxes (although they look like they are).

  1. Select the Search and type “curves” into the text box and press List Topics. Select Horizontal Curves Panel - Advanced Mode | double click on this item or press Display. The help window should now look like the figure below.

Figure 2: Horizontal Curves Panel - Advanced Mode Help Page

This page has information about all the controls in the horizontal curve panel. It also has many links to related topics.

  1. Click on Vertical Curves Panel - Advanced Mode in the list to display its help page.

Figure 3: Help Window depicting the Contents Tree and
Vertical Curves Panel - Advanced Mode Help Page

  1. Close the Help window.
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