The options dialog box is used to specify/modify many Origin global settings pertaining to numeric display, file path, text fonts, Excel workbook and Origin program opening and closing behaviors, etc. These settings are modifiable during the Origin session and they can be set for current, and future, Origin sessions.
To open the Options dialog box:
1.From the menu, select Preferences: Options (any Origin window active).
2.From the menu, select Window: Origin Options (Excel workbook window active).
To control the way that Origin behaves when you make changes to the Options dialog box:
1.Open the Options dialog box (see above) and select the Open/Close tab.
Restore the Options dialog box settings to the current settings in the OPTION.CNF file.
Reset returns the Options dialog box settings to the original default values.
Click OK' to close the dialog box and establish the current settings for the current Origin session.
Click Cancel to exit the Options dialog box without implementing any changes to the dialog box.
After making changes to the Options dialog box, view the changes in the active window by selecting Window:Refresh.
File Locations Tab
Numeric Format Tab
Text Fonts Tab
System Path Tab