Box libraries panel
Box libraries panel ¶
The Box libraries panel displays the currently opened Box libraries :
|Button||Click on this button to ...|
Create a new Box library.
For further details, see: Creating a Box library .
Open an existing Box library.
For further details, see: Opening a Box library .
|Save Box libraries.|
|Search a specific box among all the opened box libraries.|
Box library ¶
A box library consists of a list of Boxes .
This list can be organized with directories .
Each box may have attached files (music, image, etc) also included in the box library.
A box library is particularly useful when you often use the same boxes. You can store it in a box library and use and reuse it later.
Default Box libraries ¶
Opened by default, and read-only box libraries:
- Animation ,
- Speech ,
- LEDs ,
- Multimedia ,
- Movement ,
- Sensing ,
- Programming .
- deprecated : lets you know which boxes has been deprecated since the last release.
Box library available formats ¶
You can save / open a Box library as:
- a single compressed file with a CBL extension (ex: MyLibrary.cbl). The box library CBL format is an easy way to archive a box library and / or release it to someone else.
- a directory . The box library directory format is a very useful way for collaborative / versioned project whose can be modified and extended by many people.
Managing Box libraries ¶
Opening a Box library ¶
Click the Open box library button.
Select the relevant file type:
For further details, see: Box library available formats .
||Select the Box library to open.|
||Click Choose to validate your choice.|
Creating a Box library ¶
To create your own Box library :
Customizing a Box library ¶
To add boxes:
|From ...||Do ...|
|the Flow diagram||Select the box and choose Add to library in the contextual menu.|
|a box library||Copy/paste the box using the contextual menu.|
To edit and save the content of the customized Box library , use the contextual menu:
To automatically open your own box libraries at Choregraphe startup:
||Choose Edit > Preferences .|
Choose the box libraries you want to be opened in the field User’s box libraries .
For further details, see: Choregraphe preferences .