On top is the line of years distributed evenly from left to right.
The events below consist of a little marker, a type symbol or the tag, text the individuals name, and the date when the event happened (optional).
The following events can be selected: birth, death and marriage.
The events are arranged on several lines when they might overlap otherwise.
The toolbar (use the tooltips) provides the following functions:
The slider zooms in and out.
'Configure View' see below.
The screenshot function can copy to the clipboard a bitmap of the whole timeline or the actually visible part of it. The bitmap can be imported into Gimp, but not into OpenOffice Writer (as of Nov 2010).
- Main - select events to be displayed and layout options
- Colors – change colors of items
The fontsize is controlled in the Program Options.
The tree can be browsed by using
- the scroll-bars on the right and the bottom,
- dragging with the mouse,
- the mouse wheel.
Proceed to Navigator View