PIStudio Manual

4.3 Project screens menu

Screen previewThis section introduces project screen menu functions, the project menu as following picture shows.
This section consists of following contents:

4.3.1 Project manager

Project manager includes screen, script and system screen states, by double click the designated property to edit.
1) Screen: all screens in current project are shown in the screen list.
2) Script: include global script and global function.
  • Background script: The scripts could run when project is running;
  • Background function: Background function is a form of code for using, it could be called in any script.
3) System screen: system sub-screen for keypad display.
  • Screen 1000: numerical input keypad
  • Screen 1001: text input keypad
  • Screen 1002: mutual screen, this screen will display on all other screens
  • Screen 1003: user login screen
  • Screen 1006: user login screen, include user name and password input
  • Screen 1007: password change screen
  • Screen 1008: installment payment password input screen
  • Screen 1009: installment payment alert screen
  • Screen 5001: timeout list
  • Screen 5002: Prompt message
  • Screen 5003: Format U_Disk
4) Screen editing: Choose the designated screen, then edit the parts and properties on this area.

4.3.2 Screen preview

Preview could display the selected screen.

4.3.3 Compile window

[Compile window] shows project compiling information, when an error occurs, it appears in a red font to make it easier for the user to notice the error information, and when double-clicking the error message, it automatically locates errors.