PT Tutorial: Making Entries

Below is the main entry screen of the ProtoThinker program:

Main Window

The Main Entry Screen consists of four main areas:

Main Menu and Shorcut Buttons

Main Menu and Shorcut Buttons

The main menu contains all of the features of ProtoThinker. The shortcut buttons give you easy access to commonly-used functions.

The Entry Window

The Entry Window

The sentences you type in this window are called "entries." There are four kinds of entries that you can make: Statements, Questions, Requests, and Commands.

The Entry Log

The Entry Log

The Entry Log remembers what entries you have already made in the entry window.

The Entry Menu

The Entry Menu

The Entry Menu gives you access to commands that you may want to use. You can use these commands by clicking on the commands, or by typing either the full name of the command (e.g. form memories), or by typing the two-letter abbreviation (e.g. fm).


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