This topic describes how to use coordinates and guides to accurately position and arrange widgets in DataV.


Add a widget to the canvas and then click it. Blue guides are displayed in the upper-left corner of the widget.


These guides are used to locate the coordinates of the widget. You can use them to adjust the position of the widget.


To use the guides in DataV, follow these steps:
  1. Move the pointer to the left or top ruler.
  2. Click a point on the ruler to display a guide.
  3. Double-click the guide to remove it.
  4. In the upper-left corner of the canvas, click the Guide icon icon to hide all guides and click it again to show the guides.
    Hide or show guides