Satellite Dialog Box
Satellite selection, and orbital element specification, is controlled by
this dialog, which is brought upfrom the Map Window
menu item (or Main Window
File:New and Open
This window permits one to read data files (including ASCII-text bulletins with
some extraneous text) in
formats. The elements can be examined, printed, edited or edited by hand.
Some functions are also available for automatically generating modified element
(Only enabled in Edit mode.)
Buttons on the window are described here:
Info (alt-I). Brings up the text page (if any) associated with the currently displayedelements (using WinHelp). If none is found, displays "Topic not found" message.
Edit (alt-E). Displays the full element set for editing and enables the Specialmenu.
OK (alt-K; or cr) Accept the new parameter set, return to tracking.
Cancel (alt-l; or esc) Ignore any changes made to the parameter set, return to tracking.
In Edit mode, additional buttons appear (and the Special menu is enabled):
Back (alt-B). Returns to the reduced display (selection only) and displays the Descriptionagain.
Use Ref (alt-U). Selects the Reference elements for use.
Use Adj (alt-A). Selects the Adjusted elements for use (after a selection from the Special menu).
Display and Window Overview
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