Tools Menu

  • Scenario Manager - Opens the Scenario Manager window.

  • Last Scenario - This allows you to toggle between two scenarios by loading the most recently loaded scenario. To do this, load one scenario using the Scenario Manager or the Quick Access Panel, then load the other. Use the Last Scenario in the Tools Menu to then toggle between the two scenarios by continuously clicking Last Scenario.

  • Generate Disconnected Scenario - (Output Only) - Generates a scenario which is no longer connected into the Scenario Manager hierarchy and thus does not inherit changes from parents.

  • Compare Scenarios - This option is a quickly sets up a comparison between the current scenario and a related scenario.

  • Scenario Comparison Tool - This option opens the Modify Comparison window, allowing users to compare differences between any two or more scenarios in a model.

  • Output Control - Opens the Output Control Window.

  • Output Print Content - (Output Only) - Prints content from Output Window.

  • Output Language - Selects language for display of output results.

  • Model Data Control - (Model Data Only) - Opens Model Data Control Window.

  • Model Data Print Content - (Model Data Only) - Prints content from Model Data Window.

  • Select Graph Parameters - (Graph Results Only) - Opens window to allow user to select which parameters to graph.

  • Quick Graph Formatting - (Graph Results Only) - Opens window to allow user to change quick graph title and axis names, fonts, and scale values.

  • Graph Options - (Graph Results Only) - Allows user to adjust various graph options

  • Visual Report Control - (Visual Report Only) - Opens Visual Report Control window.

  • Design Alerts - Opens the Design Alerts window.

  • Cost Application Manager - Opens Cost Application Manager Window. Cost data can be applied to all pipes and junctions.

  • Cost Summary - Opens Cost Summary window.

  • Annotation Manager - (Workspace and Visual Report Only) - The Annotation Manager, available on the Tools menu, allows you to specify whether an annotation will be shown or hidden, and in which scenarios it should appear.

  • Fluid Property Viewers - Gives options to open either the SteamCalc Viewer or Chempak Viewer.

  • Activate Modules - Opens Activate Modules window where optional modules can be activated or deactivated.

  • eLicense Information - Visible if AFT Fathom was opened using an eLicense - shows general information about the eLicense.

  • Keep Network eLicense Checked Out - If a network eLicense is used, it can be kept Checked Out to this machine. This will prevent it from being lost when going offline, and prevent it from being accessible by other users. The license will be good for the Checkout Period - generally one week.

  • Model Diagnostics - Opens the Model Diagnostics window, which provides troubleshooting information.

  • Custom Units - Allows custom unit names to be enabled or disabled. Custom unit names can be defined in User Options in the Unit System section.

  • User Options - Opens User Options window.

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