Scalable Vector Graphic Wiring Diagrams
Important Update Note:
to access the CircuitSelect™
Scalable Vector Wiring Diagrams, you need to make sure
your Wiring Diagram Settings are correctly configured.
Choose Setup/User Access and then pick
Use high quality, searchable color diagrams.
You also need the
SVG Viewer 3.0 plug-in (free download) which must be installed on each computer
in order to view the color wiring diagrams.
Wiring diagrams are displayed in
clear, crisp color using Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG),
the exciting new XML-based language for Web graphics.
Scalable Vector Graphics.
As with other Repair figures, a number
of options are available for zooming and panning the
figure display to focus on the portion of the diagram
you are most interested in. Because the SVG format displays
text that is not bitmapped, the text is cleaner and
easier to read. Available icons are described below.
icon closes the Figure Window.
In icon expands the image so that it zooms
in on the center of the image. Grayed if maximum
zoom. Click the icon until maximum magnification.
Out icon shrinks the image so that it zooms
out with the focus at the center of the image. Grayed
if maximum zoom. Click the icon until minimum magnification.
Size icon appears in the toolbar for figures.
It returns an image to its normal size.
||Select the Grab
Figure icon to move the figure around in
the display. The Grab Figure pointer works in conjunction
with your left mouse button; point the pointer anywhere
in the figure, and holding down the left mouse button,
re-position the figure. Release the mouse button
when the figure is re-positioned as desired.
icon displays the figure listed before the current
icon displays the figure listed after the current
CircuitSelect allows you to trace and highlight wiring
with unprecedented ease. Just move your mouse cursor
over a circuit and you will see that it is highlighted
for you. Click on the circuit and it remains highlighted
in your display. Click on additional circuits to highlight
the entire circuit in the diagram. You can also change
colors to highlight additional circuits in the figure.
Your color highlights will display in your printouts.
The following CircuitSelect options are available:
Find icon allows you to do a word
search in SVG Wiring Diagrams.
Hide/Show icon allows you to toggle
on/off the unhighlighted circuitry.
Color icon allows you to change colors
for identifying multiple circuits in a diagram. Using
this feature, you are able to highlight one complete
circuit in one color and then highlight additional circuits
in different colors.
Restore icon allows you to remove highlighting
from the diagram, restoring the diagram to its original
the Print icon in the wiring diagram window to print
the currently displayed diagram.
print the entire diagram,
display the diagram full screen and click Print.
Wiring Tips & Tricks
Searching in SVG Wiring Diagrams:
- Click Find.
- The Find in SVG box displays.
- Type the single word you want to find in the graphic
and choose the Find Next button.
- The results will be highlighted in blue. Select
Find Next to locate the next occurrence
of the word.
Notes: If you click on
the Wiring Diagram after searching, the Find in SVG
dialog box may be covered. Click Find again to bring
it back to the front. It is recommended that you keep
the Word Wrap checkbox selected to wrap searches back
to the front of the wiring diagram after the last instance
of search text is reached.
Keyboard Hotkeys for SVG:
- Alt + Mouse activates the grab
function to navigate through diagram
- Ctrl + Mouse activates zoom in.
Left-click zooms in or click and drag to select a
boxed area to zoom on.
- Ctrl + Shift + Mouse activates