2.1.1 Origin Central
The Origin Central dialog helps users get started with Origin. It opens upon launching Origin
To open Origin Central
- Select Help: Origin Central from Origin menu
- Press F11 key
Creating a New Workbook or Matrixbook
Choose Blank Workbook or Blank Matrixbook from the Open section to create a new workbook or matrixbook with customized settings.
Opening Graph and Analysis Samples
Choose Graph Samples or Analysis Samples from the Open section to view samples Origin provides.
A lot of graphing and analysis samples are provided, you can pick the graph thumbnail(for graph samples), or choose from the list box (for analysis samples), double click on it. It will only open the corresponding folder with instruction. You can replace with your data to see how graph and analysis update
You can search graph samples by typing keywords and phrases in the Search box
Opening Existing Files
The Open Existing Files section enables you to open recent projects, books, and graphs.
The Projects tab of Origin Central dialog gives you quick access to recently opened Origin projects. Also projects that you recently edited but did not save, are listed under Unsaved Files, allowing you to recover the edited version.
|Notes: You can decided whether to save the unsaved files from the Options dialog
Apps from the Resources section will guide you how to find and install Apps.
Getting Started with Origin
The Learning Center in the Resources section provides list of tutorials and videos to help user get start with Origin.
Transferring User Files
The Transfer User Files button in the bottom enable you to move files from your previous User Files Folder to your new Folder.