The information about the OpenSim toolbar covered in this section includes:
Parts of the OpenSim Toolbar
The toolbar is located at the top of the GUI and contains the model drop down menu, the motion textbox, the motion slider, and the video controls. There are also redo/undo buttons for enabling and disabling forces and constraints.
Redo/Undo buttons have been provided in the toolbar to make it easier to perform model editing. The history of edit actions is recorded.
For more information about editing see Model Editing.
As of OpenSim 3.1, the toolbar includes short cut buttons to run a forward simulation.
Read more about forward simulations in the chapter on Forward Dynamics.
The motion textbox provides the name of the motion currently associated with a model.
Motion Slider / Video Controls
The motion slider and video controls are used for the animation of the model:
The value in the Speed textbox can be adjusted to change the playback speed of the animation