Defining Map View Display Settings

Additional display settings are available for the Map View.

Multiview linking

To open the settings window:

  1. In the Map View, right-click in the main panel and select Display Settings > Configure...
  2. Click OK to save the settings and exit the window.

Display options

Multiview linking

In the Display tab:

  1. Select a unique Colour to identify the volume selected.
    • This also controls the colour of the navigation markers when this view intersects other views.
  2. Type the horizontal Scale ratio for the X and Y axes.
    • Measurements use the units selected in Preferences.
    • Click the lock icon to disable scale changing via interactive zooming (right click, mouse-wheel, etc.)

Map Annotations

  1. Scale Bar: Select the position to place the scale bar in the view.
    • The scale bar uses the preferred Display Unit (see Control Panel > Tool > Preferences).
  2. Colour Bars:
  3. Views and Intersections:
    • Navigation Markers: Display the red navigation lines (markers) showing the location of related views.

Linking Multiple Views

In the Links tab:

  1. Select the check boxes to link the volume, domain, and position with other views.

Interpretation Display

Toggle interpretation/s for the current view and all other views that have the interpretation/s linked to the current view. In order to see if a view has interpretation/s linked, go to the “Links” tab

The list of interpretation/s can vary with different views. The user can select “Show All Interpretation/s”, which will select or deselect all of the below available options or alternatively select or deselect each one individually.

  • Horizons
  • Faults
  • Polygons
  • Probes

Alternatively, hotkeys are available:    

  • To toggle all types of interpretation: Ctrl+Shift+A    
  • To toggle only horizons: Ctrl+Shift+H    
  • To toggle only faults: Ctrl+Shift+F    
  • To toggle only polygons: Ctrl+Shift+P    
  • To toggle only probes: Ctrl+Shift+O    



Use snapshots to recall useful, or hard-to-configure views in Insight.