Point Editor

Sub window to draw and edit tactical graphics.

Overview

The editor to shape tactical graphics by adding and moving reference points.

Open Editor

Click on the "Point Editor" icon to open the editor.

How to open the Point Editor in Military Symbol Generator

Layout

The "Point Editor" is the core interface to edit the reference points of a military symbol containing more than one reference point. All the point restrictions defined in the military symbology standard MIL-STD-2525 are respected within the editor.
Point Editor in the Military Symbol Generator


Functions

Depending on the restrictions the following functions are available


Icon Function Description
Military Symbol Generator - Point Editor - Insirt-New-Point
Insert New Point Function to add new points to the tactical graphic. A click on the button activates the mode (Shortkey: Ins).
Military Symbol Generator - Point Editor - Delete Point
Delete Point Function to remove points of the tactical graphic. A click on the button activates the mode (Function is only available if it is allowed to delete points of a tactical graphic).
Military Symbol Generator - Point Editor - Zoom-In
Zoom In Function to zoom the tactical graphic. Only symbols with more than one reference point can be zoomed.
Military Symbol Generator - Point Editor - Zoom-Out
Zoom Out Function to zoom out. Only symbols with more than one reference point can be zoomed.
Military Symbol Generator - Point Editor - Center Graphic
Center the Graphic Function to center the tactical graphic.

Close Editor

The following two options can be used to close the Point Editor (sub-window):


Icon Function
Close Button in Military Symbol Generator
Add the Military Symbol with the modified Reference Points to the Main Window
Cancel Button in Military Symbol Generator
Close the "Point Editor" and go back to the Main Window (no changes applied)