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Charts+ Windows Settings

1       Introduction 

Charts+ Windows Settings 

This will teach you how to view and change your settings. It will go through each setting and what each one will mean for your application. 

We estimate that this will take 3 minutes to complete.

2       Detailed Explanation 

Charts+ Windows settings 

The Charts+ Windows setting are available from the Menu button from the Enroute screen. The settings are split into two sections.

        The user subscription information.

        Application settings.

In this topic we will cover the applications settings only. You will be able to find the user subscription information in the Installation learning module.

The application setting will allow you to change the way the application works. It will enable you to show and hide certain different types of settings by turning them on and off. 

The settings menu with the two sections User/subscription info and App Settings. Let's go and look at the App Settings in more detail.

To access the Settings start by going to the Menu.

Interaction 2Interaction 1

Interaction 1 Click the Menu button.

Settings are only accessed through the Menu button on the enroute screen. It cannot be accessed when looking in any other area, like aerodrome charts.

Interaction 2 Click the Settings button.

Interaction 1

Interaction 1 Click the Show Help slider.

The settings table is split into two sections. We will only talk about the "App Settings" in this topic.
The setting list is split into categories label:






Each one of these have sub categories within them that you can turn on and off using the slider.



Let's turn off the "Show Help Button". Help is located in the menu button. 

Interaction 2Interaction 1

Interaction 1 Click the Menu button.

Interaction 2 Click the Settings button.

The Help button has now been removed and will not reappear until you have turned it back on. We can now go and turn it back on.

Interaction 1

Interaction 1 Click the Show Help slider.

Interaction 2Interaction 1

Interaction 1 Click the Menu button.

The Help button has now reappeared.

Interaction 2 Click the Settings button.

Let's have a look at each of the settings in more detail. Currently you are viewing the bottom half of the list, to view the top half you will need to either use your mouse scroll wheel or alternatively you can click and hold your left mouse button and move the mouse up or down to scroll.

General Settings

Disable Device Sleep - prevents your computer from entering sleep mode when the
NAVBLUE Charts+ Windows application is on screen. This will override general windows settings.

Default to Night Mode - NAVBLUE Charts+ Windows is automatically set to night mode.

Show Quick Navigation Toolbar - turn off/on the Quick Navigation Toolbar. This will
change the options on the menu button. See Quick Navigation Toolbar for more
information on the Quick Navigation Toolbar.

Enable SHARE Charts - selecting the “Share” button in the Charts Screen toolbar will send all selected charts of the current chart screen shown in the sending device to the receiving devices, including the zoom and panning state of the selected charts.

Apply Highlights to links  – this setting highlights embedded hyperlinks
to other sections of the same document in customer documents which will allow the
user to interact with.

Show Print Button - this will disable/enable the print button on charts or documents so you have the ability to print pages to a chosen printer.

Show Help Button - this will disable/enable the help button in the menu. The help button will take you directly to the user guide.

Route and Terminal Settings 


Show Reverse ARR and DEP aerodromes - show/hide the Reverse FROM/TO button.

This button will reverse the TO (arrival) and FROM (departure) charts on the route
toolbar. The TO aerodrome moves to FROM and the FROM moves to TO. The
button is inactive until you have entered an aerodrome in both locations.

Enable SAVE Route  – this will enable the option to save and/or load a user defined
route. This setting is controlled directly by your system administrator.

Remove All Saved Routes  - This “blue-text button” will only appear if “Enable SAVE
Route = ON”. Tapping on the text will delete all saved routes.


Operational Use (Charts)  - turn off/on Not for Operational Use watermark on all

Disable Swipe Gesture For All Charts Except AD Charts  - if the following setting is ON, swipe is impossible in all terminal charts excluding aerodrome charts and on all charts in Charts+ AD Charts in the document viewer.

Sketch Color  - this will enable you to choose the color of your sketch annotation to
your charts. You will be able to select either green, blue, yellow or purple.

Enroute and Document Settings


Operational Use (Enroute) - turn off/on Not for Operational Use watermark on the
Enroute map.

Toggle Map Layers - turn off/on the Layer Toolbar on the Enroute map. See Layer
Toolbar for more information on the Layer Toolbar.

Show Mag. Var. Isogones - turn off/on Magnetic Variation Isogons displayed on the
Enroute map.

Show Lat/Long Grid - turn off/on Latitude and Longitude grid displayed on the
Enroute map.

Show Political Borders - turn off/on Political Borders on the Enroute map.

Position Signal Loss Timeout Interval – this will automatically disable the Enroute
map center mode when the position feed has been lost for either 3, 5, 10 or 30

Enable NAV INFO - enabling this function will pop up important navigation
information based on a defined radius from your current position.

NAV INFO Trigger Radius – this setting allows you to define the radius from your current position when an important navigational information pop-up should be displayed. For instance, when you select 20NM, features on the Enroute map within 20 nautical miles of your current position a pop-up will automatically be displayed showing you important navigational information.


Remove all Bookmarks – selecting this will remove all previously set bookmarks for
documents from the document viewer.


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