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[IDV #XZD-843023]: vertical positioning of maps



Joseph,

Please try one more thing; undock the control window. Once the window is 
undocked, expand it to see the slider. Please see attachment for guidance.

Best,

Unidata IDV Support

> Thank you for your response. The dashboard in the version I have looks quite 
> different from yours. Please see the attachment. I tried various screen 
> resolutions, but none revealed the vertical position slider.
> 
> Is the version for Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit edition different from the 
> Linux/Unix versions? It looks quite different in the graphic. If the nightly 
> build does not correct the issue, I may go back to the 32-bit version for 
> Windows which seemed to function correctly.
> 
> Thanks for your assistance. Other than this one anomaly, no problems.
> 
> Joseph G. Spain
> Research Meteorologist
> ImpactWeather, Inc.
> A STORMGEO COMPANY
> Direct +1 (281) 652-1039
> Toll-Free (877) 792-3220
> E-mail address@hidden
> Web impactweather.com
> ________________________________________
> From: Unidata IDV Support address@hidden
> Sent: Wednesday, March 06, 2013 4:59 PM
> To: Joe Spain
> Cc: address@hidden
> Subject: [IDV #XZD-843023]: vertical positioning of maps
> 
> Joseph,
> 
> We wonder if the size of your Dashboard window is somehow obscuring the 
> slider. Please see the attached figure of the dashboard for clarification.
> 
> If you still do not see it, please download the latest nightly release of the 
> IDV:
> 
> http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/idv/nightly/index.jsp
> 
> Best Wishes,
> 
> Unidata IDV Support
> 
> > I am trying to bring maps to the front, so that the maps are no obscured by 
> > data. In earlier versions of IDV, this was easily accomplished by moving 
> > the vertical position sliders, as shown in the user manual. Now, the 
> > vertical position sliders are no longer present to control the z-axis 
> > position of maps.
> >
> > Thanks.
> >
> > Joseph G. Spain
> > Research Meteorologist
> > ImpactWeather, Inc.
> > A STORMGEO COMPANY
> > Direct +1 (281) 652-1039
> > Toll-Free (877) 792-3220
> > E-mail address@hidden
> > Web impactweather.com
> > ________________________________________
> > From: Unidata IDV Support address@hidden
> > Sent: Wednesday, March 06, 2013 2:49 PM
> > To: Joe Spain
> > Cc: address@hidden
> > Subject: [IDV #XZD-843023]: vertical positioning of maps
> >
> > Joseph,
> >
> > Please tell us a bit more about what you are trying to do. Perhaps pass 
> > along a bundle.
> >
> > Best Wishes,
> >
> > Unidata IDV Support
> >
> > > Full Name: Joseph Spain
> > > Email Address: address@hidden
> > > Organization: ImpactWeather, Inc.
> > > Package Version: 3.1u1
> > > Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate, 64-bit
> > > Hardware:
> > > Description of problem:
> > >
> > > Greetings,
> > >
> > > In previous versions of IDV, there were sliders to control the vertical
> > > positioning of various elements, such as maps, data, etc. With the 3.1
> > > series, including 3.1u1 64-bit version for Windows, the sliders are no
> > > longer present.
> > >
> > > Is this behavior unique to the 64-bit version for Windows? How can I
> > > control the vertical position of maps?
> > >
> > > I've tried using the "bring forward" or "bring to front" feature, but
> > > nothing happens when I select that. Please advise. Thanks!
> > >
> > > Cheers,
> > > Joseph
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
> > Ticket Details
> > ===================
> > Ticket ID: XZD-843023
> > Department: Support IDV
> > Priority: Normal
> > Status: Closed
> >
> 
> 
> Ticket Details
> ===================
> Ticket ID: XZD-843023
> Department: Support IDV
> Priority: Normal
> Status: Closed
> 
> 


Ticket Details
===================
Ticket ID: XZD-843023
Department: Support IDV
Priority: Normal
Status: Closed

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