Visualization

Graphlytic is used to analyze and visualize connected data (graph data). Graphlytic provides graphic representation of data in various ways. This graphical representation is called visualization (see Graphlytic concepts).

Open current visualization

  1. Press button "switch to current visualization" - icon with graph and name of opened visualization on the left side of the top menu

Start new visualization

  1. Save all changes in current visualization

  2. Left menu - Search

  3. Enter search string into search field

  4. Select elements:

    • select 1 element: click on record

    • select more elements: hold CTRL and clicking on records

    • select more elements area: click on the first record in area, then hold SHIFT and click on the last record in area

  5. Press button "New visualization"

  6. Screen with visualization is opened and all selected elements are shown.

Add elements into current visualization

  1. Suppose there is a visualization with some elements

  2. Left menu - Search

  3. Enter search string into search field

  4. Select elements:

    • select 1 element: click on record

    • select more elements: hold CTRL and clicking on records

    • select more elements area: click on the first record in area, then hold SHIFT and click on the last record in area

  5. Press button "Add to visualization"

  6. Screen with visualization is opened and all selected elements are added into existing visualization. Added elements are marked as "blue".

Visualization Screen

Screen contains several components:

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1.Workspace

Contains elements from database which are visualized as graph. You can interactively manipulate with elements (for example moving them). See Workspace.

2.Zoom panel

You can use it to zoom or center the view. See Zoom panel.

3.Tools panel

You can use them to manipulate elements in graph: move them, layout them. See Tools panel.

4.Control panel

You can use them to search in elements, to show all attributes of elements, configure style of visualization. See Control panel.