To type in the search bar, first either click in the search bar along the top of the Aivia window or press Ctrl + F. When the search bar is focused but nothing is typed in, Active Tiles, an Expand icon for the Active Tiles, a Reset Layout button, and recently run commands are shown and can be clicked.
Search bar focused with nothing typed in
Find commands in the search bar
As you type, suggested commands and links are listed below the search bar; you can click on an item in the search bar with the mouse or navigate through the options using the arrow keys and then press Enter on the desired command/link.
Some search bar commands can perform actions that do not correspond to specific buttons, panels, etc. in Aivia and instead perform multiple or more complex functions; these include the following commands:
Export Sample Video
To view all available search commands, type everything into the search bar.
Command, video, and wiki suggestions for a search
Navigational commands, which have “Navigate To” in gray text under the command name, show the given tool/panel if it is hidden or collapsed or briefly highlight the tool/panel with a border (see below) to show you where the tool/panel is.
Channel Settings panel highlighted from the Channel Settings search command
Video clip demonstrating the location of the search bar, the navigate to action, and typing ‘everything’ to view available commands. (31s)
Using Active Tiles
To view Active Tiles, click in the search bar or press Ctrl + F. The Active Tiles that will appear depend on your license configuration. You may need to click on the Expand icon to see all available Active Tiles.
Click on an Active Tile to perform the associated layout adjustments and/or functions, which are described in the table below.
Estimates parameters for 3D Object Analysis - Meshes for the displayed image, creates and/or selects a region of interest (ROI) that may be useful for previewing and evaluating the recipe parameters, and arranges the interface for an object analysis workflow (goes into 3D View and shows the Channel Settings, Object Set Settings, and Analysis Tools panels)
Arranges the interface to one conducive to exploring analysis results (goes into 3D View, if applicable; shows the Spreadsheet in the Contents Panel; and shows the Channel Settings, Object Set Settings, Tags, and Analysis Tools panels, with Charts shown in the Analysis Tools panel)
Sets up Aivia for you to begin painting annotations for Pixel Classifier training (goes into Main View [2D], collapses the Contents Panel, and shows the Channel Settings and Analysis Tools panels, with the Pixel Classifier shown in the Analysis Tools panel and Paint mode enabled)
Estimates parameters for 3D Neuron Analysis - FL for the displayed image and arranges the interface for a neuron analysis workflow (goes into 3D View and shows the Channel Settings, Object Set Settings, and Analysis Tools panels)
Make a Video
Creates a set of sample keyframes for the Video Animator and sets up the interface for a video creation and editing workflow (goes into 3D View and shows the Video Animator in the Contents Panel)