Electrical Design Software | Elecdes Design Suite by Scada Systems Ltd

How to Control the Display of the Multiple-Insert Arrow

Multiple-Insert Arrow Indicator Duration

When performing multiple insertion of symbols, Elecdes, before requesting a symbols attribute data, displays an arrow indicator showing you where the symbol is going to be inserted. You can control how long this arrow appears on the screen.


  1. Choose Preferences from the Elecdes Menu. You will be presented with the Elecdes Preferences Dialog.

  2. Go to the General tab page

  3. You will see the Indicator Display Time edit-box shown below

  4. Enter the time in milliseconds that the arrow should remain visible on the screen. If you do not wish to show the arrow set this to zero.