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Options Dialog - Network Tab

  

In the Options dialog, the Network tab to specify your web browser as well as control when and how Maple can access the internet and MapleCloud.

  

For more information about the Options dialog and how to apply settings to current and future Maple sessions, see the Options Dialog help page.

 

Browser

Automatic Check for Updates

Enable DataSets Internet Search in Help Search Box

Enable MapleCloud Connection

Proxy Server Settings

Browser

  

Specify your preferred browser before accessing any documents on the web.

1. 

From the Browser drop-down list, select System Default or click the Browse button (for file location) to select another browser.

2. 

Once you have selected a browser, click Apply to Session, Apply Globally, or Cancel.

Automatic Check for Updates

  

You can manually check for updates by selecting the Tools>Check for Updates menu item. For details, see Check for Updates.

  

To set this feature to work automatically, select the Check for updates check box in Options dialog.

1. 

Select the Check for updates check box.

2. 

Select the number of days between update checks.

3. 

Click Apply to Session, Apply Globally, or Cancel.

Enable DataSets Internet Search in Help Search Box

  

By default, the Worksheet help search box searches the internet for data sets that you can use with the DataSets package. Disable this option if you do not want to include data sets in your searches.  

  

To disable data set internet searches:

1. 

Clear the Enable DataSets internet search in help search box check box.

2. 

Click Apply to Session or Apply Globally.

Enable MapleCloud Connection

  

Turn on or turn off your connection to the MapleCloud Document Exchange server. When the connection is turned on, you can use the tools in the MapleCloud palette to share worksheet content and view worksheet content that other users have shared. See The MapleCloud Document Exchange for more information. You may choose to turn off your connection to save bandwidth.  

  

To turn off your connection to the MapleCloud Document Exchange server:

1. 

Clear the Enable MapleCloud connection check box.

2. 

Click Apply to Session or Apply Globally.

Proxy Server Settings

  

A proxy server acts as an intermediary between your computer and the internet. If you connect to the internet through a proxy server, you must enter your proxy server settings in this section in order for Maple to access the internet.

  

To set your proxy server settings:

1. 

Select the Use proxy server check box.

2. 

Enter the name of the proxy server in the Server text box.

3. 

Enter the proxy server port number in the Port text box.

4. 

If you must log in to your proxy server, do the following:

i. 

Select the Use authentication check box.

ii. 

Enter your login in the User text box.

iii. 

Enter your password in the Password text box.

1. 

Click Apply to Session or Apply Globally.

See Also

Check for Updates

DataSets

DataSets[Search]

Insert a Hyperlink

Open a URL

Options Dialog - Display tab

Options Dialog - Export tab

Options Dialog - General tab

Options Dialog - Interface tab

Options Dialog - Precision tab

Options Dialog - Security tab

Overview of the Options Dialog

Worksheet Help Search Box