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Data Entry

Control strip input directly from densitometer or keying densities.



  • Locked/Unlocked: During input the data is unlocked. During review the data is locked and it may be unlocked if necessary.
  • Densitometer: Setup COM port.
  • Date: Change date of result, select from calendar.
  • Clear: clear the readings to start again.
  • Invert: Invert readings if they were sent in the wrong order from the densitometer.
  • Aim: Select another aim (for the same control strip type, if it exists)


  • Cancel: Closes without saving data (abort).
  • Save/Next: Enters the data and reopens for the next strip.
  • Save/Close: Enters the data and closes data entry.

Show chart: Opens the chart when data is entered.


  • Select date/time from the calendar: Double-click the date.
  • Make the date step back one day: Click the date and press the - key. To step forward, press the + key.