This tab enables you to configure general Analysis options, such as date formats, temporary storage location, and transaction report settings.
Tools > Options > General tab.
User interface elements are described below:
Select a date format for storage and display. (For example, the date displayed in the Summary report)
Note: When you change the date format, it only affects newly created Analysis sessions. The date format of existing sessions is not affected.
Select the directory location at which you want the file browser to open.
In the Directory path box, enter the directory location where you want the file browser to open.
|Temporary Storage Location||
Select the directory location in which you want to save temporary files.
In the Directory path box, enter the directory location in which you want to save temporary files.
Set the following transaction settings in the Summary Report:
The Transaction Percentile value is only applied to newly created templates . To create a new template, select Tools >Templates. For details, see Apply/Edit Template Dialog Box.
Select Show start page on start up to display the Welcome to Analysis tab every time you open the Analysis application.
Select the way in which graphs shows the Elapsed Scenario Time on the x-axis.
Use Absolute time by default. Shows an elapsed time based on the absolute time of the machine's system clock. If not checked, the graphs show the elapsed time relative to the start of the scenario. The default is unchecked.
Use cached file to store data. Uses a cached file to store the analysis data.
This option should only be used when analyzing a large result file. Enabling this option may increase the time required to analyze and open the results.