See more related video:Import Filter
The Import Filters Manager, available in the Preferences menu, provides an overview of all import filters, including User-defined filters in the User Files\Filters folder. In this dialog, you can see filter names, categories, supported file types, and whether Origin supports drag-and-drop import for each file type. To modify filter settings with the iwfilter dialog, select a row and click Edit.
The descriptions of the controls are given as follows:
Open the Import Menu Customization dialog.
Open the iwfilter dialog to edit filters.
For detailed information about iwfilter, please read the iwfilter dialog box description below.
Apply the changes.
Cancel and close the dialog.
Use X-Function iwfilterto make or edit an import filter:
The contents of this group vary depending on the X-Function. Please refer to the Options treenode of the specific X-Function's Help document.
The User Defined branch is available when you edit a user-defined import fileter. It has three options:
For basic information on programming options in Origin, see the Programming in Origin chapter.
At the bottom of the panel are four buttons:
Open an existing filter and load all its settings.
Save the filter with another name.
Save the filter with its current name.
This button is not available when you are editing a system filter.
Close the dialog box.