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6.7. Managing Categories

Submitted by pbrunet on Tue, 06/07/2011 - 15:30

The “Categories” page has two sections:

  • On the left: the name of the categories
  • On the right: labels associated with each category

This page allows 5 actions :

  • Create, delete and import categories
  • Create and delete labels

For more information about "categories" and "labels", go to « Category ».


Creating a category
To create a new category:

  • select one of the six forms proposed in the drop-down list (Circle, Cross, Diamond, Square, Star, Triangle)
  • enter its name in the empty box located on the right of the drop-down list
  • click on the « Add » button.

 

A confirmation message then appears. The new category is created and appears in the automatically updated table.

 

Deleting a category
To delete a category:

  • select a category by clicking on its name
  • click on the « Delete » button

 

A confirmation message then appears. The category table is automatically updated.

Exporting a category
To export a category, click on the « Export » button:

 

A dialog box then appears:

 

Click on "Ok".

Importing a category
To import a category, click on the « Import » button:

A dialog box then appears. Click on “Browse”:
 

 

This opens your computer’s file selection dialog box. Select the file of your choice and click on "Ouvrir" (Open) :

Then the selected file appears in the previous dialog box :

A confirmation message will then be displayed on the screen. The category table is automatically updated.

 

Creating category labels
To create labels within a new category :

  • enter its name in the empty box located just above the column "Colour".
  • select a colour in the drop-down list which presents the colour codes
  • click on the "Add" button

A confirmation message will then be displayed on the screen. The label table automatically is automatically updated.

 

Deleting category labels
To delete labels within a category:

  • select the label you want to delete,
  • click on the « Delete » button.

A confirmation message then appears. The label table automatically is automatically updated.