Altium NEXUS Documentation


Created: March 11, 2022 | Updated: March 11, 2022
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Parent page: SimView Commands

The following pre-packaged resource, derived from this base command, is available:

Applied Parameters: None


This command is used to access the Plot Options dialog in which you can set up display options for the active wave plot.


This command can be accessed from the SimData Editor in the following ways:

  • Choose the Plot » Plot Options command from the main menus.
  • Right-click within the active plot (away from Y-axis and waveform names) then choose the Plot Options command from the context menu.


First, ensure that the wave plot whose options you want to define is made active in the waveform analysis window. This is achieved by clicking anywhere within the area of the wave plot.

After launching the command, the Plot Options dialog opens in which you can define a title for the plot, the grid settings, and the line style to be used for the plot's grid lines.


  • If the Number of Plots Visible option is set to All in the Document Options dialog (Tools » Document Options), the active wave plot is distinguished by a black solid line around its waveform name section. If the Number of Plots Visible option is set to 1, 2, 3, or 4, the active wave plot is distinguished by a black arrow at the left-hand side of its display area.
  • To be able to see the effects of all of the plot display options, set the Number of Plots Visible option to anything but All.


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