Legend Style

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Legend Style


This style is applied when you create Temperature and Heat Flux fields.




General Tab


Here, you define the name of the style. You cannot leave this field empty; the chosen name must be unique, i.e. not identical to another existing name. Aside from these limitations, you are free to choose any name.

Click on the language abbreviation in this field to set the name in all supported languages.


Number of decimal places or significant digits, which are to be displayed. The kind - Decimal Points or Significant - you can select using the adjacent drop down-list.

Thousands delimiter

The digits left of the decimal point will be grouped into thousands.

Show units

The appropriate units will be shown after each numerical value. The units can be adjusted in the Units tab of the Options dialog window.

Show result symbols

The appropriate symbol (dependent on what type of value) will be displayed before each numerical value.

Show intermediate values

Is this option selected, then intermediate values of the legend are highlighted as well.


This setting group determines the properties of the label lines (color, style, size and type).

Note that some of the lines cannot be shown when their thickness exceeds 0.394 mm.

End Point Markers

Here, you can determine how both ends of the lines should look like. There are two drop down lists that show the different possibilities.

Extended Tab


Here, you can determine the line length as well as the bar width.


This group contains the settings for the background color of the legends and the styles of the border lines. It also lets you hide and unhide the border lines.

Border Tab


Here, you can define the size of the borders around the legend.

Font Tab