This guide presents a "hands on" introduction to Data Explorer and is designed to help you start working with it immediately.
If you have never used Data Explorer before, read Chapter 1. "A Very Quick Overview" and then start on the tutorials. If you are familiar with Data Explorer, you may want to focus on sample programs that involve the kind of visualization tasks you encounter in your own work. For that purpose, Chapter 4. "Sample Visual Programs and Sample Macros", lists the sample visual programs and macros supplied with Data Explorer.
You can follow the tutorials in this Guide or on-line. To use the on-line version,
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