Data Transfer table

Data Transfer button

Data Transfer button

Use the Data-Transfer Table to:

Import data - see Import Data Motion-Law.
Export motion data
To show an 'Overlay Trace'

tog_minus        Open Data-Transfer dialog-box

Icon-Open-DataTransferTable

To open the Data-Transfer Table:

1.Click Blend-Point & Segment toolbar > Data Transfer icon

To close the Data-Transfer Table:

1.Click the 'Close Window' × button at the top and right-side of the Data-Transfer dialog-box.
Data Transfer dialog in MotionDesigner R12

Data Transfer dialog in MotionDesigner R12

Data-Transfer Table toolbar

Also, Menu is available with 'Right-Click' in the worksheet.

tog_minus        Clear Worksheet

DTClearTable

'Clear Worksheet', or remove, all the data from the Data-Transfer Table.

tog_minus        Save Text File

DTSaveData

Save data: Save all of the data in the table to a .txt or an .asc file.

tog_minus        Load Text File

Open

Load data a .txt or .asc file of motion data you have saved and put in the table.

tog_minus        Copy all Data to Clipboard

Copy all to clipboard

Copy to Clipboard: To select and copy all the data in the table to your Clipboard.

You can past the data in the Clipboard back into the Data Table, or into another application, such as Excel®.

tog_minus        Copy selected Data to Clipboard

DTCopyData

Copy Selected Data: To copy data that is pre-selected in the table to the clipboard.

You can past the data in the Clipboard back into the Data Table, or into another application, such as Excel®.

tog_minus        Cut selected Data to Clipboard

DTCuttoClipboard

Copy and Cut Selected Data to Clipboard: To remove 'selected' or 'highlighted' data from the table and put in the clipboard for pasting into another application

tog_minus        Paste Data in Clipboard to Table

DTPaste

Paste data to Table: To paste data in the clipboard to the Data-Transfer Table, starting at the selected cell.

tog_minus        Delete Data from Table

DTCut

Delete Selected Data: To remove selected data from the table. It is not added to the clipboard.

tog_minus        Get List Data from 'List' or 'Raw Data' Segment

DTGetPosList

Get 'List' Data

To get the Data from a List Motion-Law (Position-List, Acceleration-List, Z-Raw-Data)

tog_minus        Put Data to 'List' or 'Raw Data' Segment

DTPuPosList

Put 'List' Data

Put Data in the table to a List Type Segment (Position-List or Acceleration-List, Z-Raw-Data)

tog_minus        Get all motion-values of complete Motion-Width

DTGetMotionData

Get All Motion-Values

Get all of the motion-values and list in the table, of each active motion derivative with a Step Number

tog_minus        Get motion-values of 'Active-Segment'

DTGetSegmentData

Get Active-Segment Motion-Values

Get only the motion-values, of each active motion-derivative, of the Active-Segment  as a list with Step, Position, Velocity, Acceleration.

The 'Selected-Segment is to right-side of the Node with the Red outline

tog_minus        Overlay Trace

DTOverlay

Overlay-Trace : An Overlay-Trace is a 'display-only' graph that shows together with the active motion.

You can toggle the icon to 'show' or 'hide' the overlay-trace.

Use the motion-data in the table as an overlay trace.

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