What is shown, and which actions are available.
The sorting order can be changed by clicking on one of the column headers.
Columns can be reordered by dragging with the left mouse button and shift down.
A right click on one of the column headers will open de Column selection dialog. (Only if wxWidgets version is at least 3.0.2)
Filtering can be activated by the View menu.
The ID, Image and Train fields can be used with Drag&Drop to set this loco in a block; Just click in one of those cells, drag it into a block and release the left mouse button to drop.
The block will be cleared before if there was already another loco in the block.
Loco ID which is set in the General tab of the Loco setup dialog.
Shows the block which the locomotive occupies.
|-||Block enter side.|
Overview of all modes a locomotive can be in.
If the locomotive is operated manually using a speed controller, will show the throttleID. (Rocview, andRoc…)
|*||Flagged for resume auto mode at next session.|
|>||Half auto mode.|
|(n)||Wait time = n Seconds|
|#||Loco in shunting mode.|
|stop||The automatic of the loco is deactivated||-, gray|
|idle||Loco in idle state||O, gray|
|auto||Loco runs, auto mode||A, green|
|auto||Loco runs, half auto mode||A, blue|
|wait||Loco waits in a block, auto mode||W, green|
|wait||Loco waits in a block, half auto mode||W, blue|
|wait||Loco waits in a block, no destination found||W, yellow|
|hold||Loco is deactivated, background red|
|ctrl0 to ctrl3||Loco connected to gamepad device|
|rv…||Loco operated manually, throttleID|
See: Train length
The linked Train for this loco with the total length and weight in brackets.
A train can be Assigned and Released with the Loco Tab Context menu.
The total train length, including Consist members, is automatically calculated for use with blocks and routes.
V is the locomotive velocity.
When the number is prefixed with a minus sign means that the logical direction is swapped. Also the background of this cell will turn into red.
">" behind or "<" before the number denotes the set direction.
The optional value between brackets is the reported km/h from the loco decoder. (RailCom&BiDiB)
|-||Logical Direction is swapped.|
Those buttons changes the function buttons between function group F1-F4, F5-F8, F9-F12, F13-16, F17-F20, F21-F24, F25-F28 and F29-F32.
All depends on the locomotive settings, Number of functions, and the capabilities of the connected Command Station.
The F0 is in most systems used for the front/back lights of a locomotive.
Speed preset buttons:
Switch to Train Functions.
This will send speed zero to the selected loco.
If the loco is running in automode this will activate the pause which will reject any further speed commands. This is made visible with the red dot in the upper left corner of this button.
With a second click on the STOP button the pause will be ended.
See also: Pause on stop
See the Loco Functions on how to set the button Icons.
The icons will be scaled to fit in the button. (7395+)
The optional SpeedOMeter can be activated in the Rocview preferences.
|Stop||Manual mode ON/OFF (Zimo MX10)|
Starts or stops the automatic mode for this loco.
Depending on which is selected as destination the Start command will:
See: Finder Home Location
See: Virtual Automatic
Stops the schedule or tour recycle or follow-up.
Switch between automatic and half automatic mode. This setting will stay active for the current Rocrail session.
Switch the selected loco between Normal and Shunting mode. In Shunting mode for this loco Shunting routes will be reserved instead Normal routes.
The Shunting routes will be illuminated in "blue" instead of "yellow". Example for the SpDrS60 theme is instead of .
(In 04-2019 its only realized in the themes SpDrS60 and SLIM-COLOR).
Reset all, except for the current block and schedule, for the selected locomotive.
Reset all, including the current block and schedule, of the selected locomotive.
See: Loco direction.
Note: This will also swap the block enter side.
Swaps the block enterside
Free a loco to make it available for an external throttle; See the manual of the used Command Station for details.
Opens the Loco Properties dialog.
To deactivate or to activate the automatic mode of this loco.
The Mode column of a deactivated loco shows
hold on red background. A deactivated locomotive can not be started in automatic mode.
Removes the locomotive from the table. If the option show the locomotive is activateed the loc is displayed again in the table.
The dialog Operator Index will be opened and a selected train will be assigned to this locomotive.
The assigned train (column "Train") will be released from the locomotive.