This section contains information about the four parts of the OpenSim window and one topic on formatting:
Parts of the OpenSim Window
The Visualizer window provides 3D visualization and animation of musculoskeletal models and simulations in the OpenSim GUI.
To learn more about the features of the 3D Visualizer Window please visit Navigating the Visualizer Window
The Navigator window provides information about a loaded model, such as bodies, actuators, joints, and associated motions, in a tree-style format.
To see the Navigator window:
To expand or reduce branches in the Navigator window, use the buttons to the left to expand or collapse the heading.
To learn more about the Navigator Window please visit Navigator Window.
The Coordinates Window allows a user to interactively modify the joint coordinates in the model.
To see the Coordinates Window:
The Messages window prints details of commands and analyses performed within OpenSim.
To see the Messages window:
|The Topology Viewer displays the tree of connections between bodies and joints in any OpenSim model. The Topology View at right shows the topology for the gait2354 model distributed with OpenSim.|
The layout of the windows in the OpenSim GUI can be reconfigured by docking.
To dock a window:
An orange outline will appear, previewing where the window will be docked.