ALX Preferences

The Properties dialog box allows to set up date and number format that is used within all ALX projects.

To open anyLogistix Language settings

  1. Choose Settings > Properties from the main menu.
    The Properties dialog box will open:

By default System format is used for date, time and numerical values, which means that anyLogistix refers to your system's settings acquiring your local format in such a way.

If needed you may define the required format by clicking the User-defined radio button.

To set user-defined date and time format

  1. Choose Settings > Properties from the main menu to open the dialog box.
  2. Click the User-defined radio button in the Date and time format parameter.
  3. Click the Date format field to specify the new format. You may use the following symbols:

    Note: you can change the "month/day/year" order by simply typing the corresponding symbols in the required order. 

  4. Click the Time format field to specify the new format. You may use the following symbols:

    Note: you can change the "hour/minute" order by simply typing the corresponding symbols in the required order. 

  5. Click OK to save the changes and close the dialog box.

To set user-defined number format

  1. Choose Settings > Properties from the main menu to open the dialog box.
  2. Click the User-defined radio button in the Number format parameter.
  3. Specify the fraction and thousand separators. You may use the following symbols:

    Note: the fraction and thousand separators must differ.

To set the number of fraction digits

  1. Choose Settings > Properties from the main menu to open the dialog box.
  2. Specify the minimum and maximum number of fraction digits in the Min fraction digits and Max fraction digits fields.