Working with Pulse Width Labels

Adding

  • Select 2 edges. The first edge selected should occur in time before the 2nd edge selected.
  • Add Menu → Pulse Width Label or Ctrl-5 or pop-up menu → Add Pulse Width Label.
  • Enter the parameters in the panel and hit the “Add” button.

Selecting and Deselecting

select

  1. Drag the mouse so the select rectangle contains the label name or click in the label name.
  2. Hold down the Shft key and click in the label names or drag the mouse so the select rectangle contains the label names.

deselect

  1. Click in the diagram in an empty area. This deselects all the objects.
  2. Use the “Esc” key. This also deselects all objects.
  3. You can also hold down the Shft key and click in the label.

Editing

  • Double Click in the label name or select the label and use the pop-up menu and choose “edit”.
  • The dialog is displayed. Change the label parameters in the dialog and hit the “Update” button. You wiil see the changes to the label immediately.

Resizing

  • Select the label. Click in the label name.
  • Select one of the edges that connects to the label.
  • Use the left or right key move the label right one half cycle.

Moving Synchronously

  • Select the label. Click in the label name.
  • Use the Alt and left key combination to move the label back one half cycle.
  • Use the Alt and right key combination to move the label right one half cycle.

Moving Label Position

horizontally

  1. Select the label. Click in the label name.
  2. Use the left or right key to move the text label to the left, center, or right position. If the label text does not fit between the vertical lines, the label can be set to only the left or right positions.

vertically

  1. Select the label. Click in the label name.
  2. Use the up or down key to move the text label up and down. Use the Shft or Alt key with the up and down keys to precisely position the label text. You can select multiple pulse width labels and move them at the same time.

Deleting

  • Select the label. Click in label names.
  • Use delete key.