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Graph IDE ► Application ► Start/Login
The Start inspector first shows when you begin to use Graph IDE. It consists principally of the Login editor. The login editor can also be accessed by selecting the Login button in the Status Bar.
The Login Editor is shown below.
Host Name : The cloud host which is fixed to cloud1.vvidget.org unless a Custom Cloud Host Name entry is provided in the Preferences in which case that host can be selected and used as well.
IP Protocol : Either IPv6 or IPv4. The preferred protocol is IPv6 however if that is not available then IPv4 will be automatically selected. If either is available then the protocol type can be changed according to your preference.
User Name : Enter the user name provided to you when you signed up to the VVI Cloud service.
User Password : Enter the user password provided to you when you signed up to the VVI Cloud service.
Login : Once the user name and password are entered then select the Login button to login. Once logged in then proceed to Registration in order to register your use of the Cloud Service including changing the initial password.
Remember Login : Select to remember the login for the next time Graph IDE is used.
Note: To forget the login first clear the user name and password fields and then uncheck the Remember Login button. The next time Graph IDE is launched it will not be logged in.
Buy Non-Cloud Edition : Select this button to be directed to the purchase instructions for the non-cloud version of Graph IDE.
Email Support : Select this button to launch the email application preconfigured with the firstname.lastname@example.org email address.
Test : Select this button to test the Internet connection to the VVI Cloud service. If the test fails then the most likely cause is that your Internet connection is down. The test checks your internet connection and also tests for a valid response from the VVI Cloud server.
The About Editor is shown below.
About Graph IDE
Version/Edition : Shows the version number and edition type.
Cloud Usage : Shows the cloud usage requirement. The standalone version of Graph IDE can be used without the cloud unless you wish to take advantage of cloud features; while the Cloud Enabled edition requires cloud login.
Email Registration Request : Select to launch the default mail application with a pre-formatted email message to email@example.com. Once all the required information is filled out in that email then send the message. A reply will include a serial number.
Computer Identification : The identification used to generate the serial number.
Licensee Serial Number : The serial number for the application. Once received from a registration request then enter the serial number and select the Save Serial Number button.
Restriction Label : Shows the current restrictions based upon the serial number. For the Cloud Enabled edition the serial number does not need to be entered as the application is authorized by cloud account instead.
Save Serial Number : Select to save the serial number. When a valid serial number is saved then the application will operate in normal mode (non-demo). Once a valid serial number is entered then this save button becomes the Deactivate License button so that the computer can become deauthorized. Once deathorized then delete the application to uninstall.
What Is A Vvidget?
Explains the use of the Vvidget name.
Email VVI : Select to email firstname.lastname@example.org.
License and Welcome Editor
The License Editor shows the End User License Agreement (EULA). The Welcome Editor is shown when Graph IDE is first launched upon installing a newer version of Graph IDE.