SIMBAD: Help page

This page allows the definition of many output options used by the data display in queries.

The best way to use this page is to open it in an separate window, and keep it on the desk while using simbad. Each time the page is saved, the defined parameters are avalable for every further query. How long ? For the time of a session which ends after two hours without a request, if you don't accept cookies. For a few month, if you accept cookies.

The buttons have the following usage:

SAVE   Save the currently defined options
RESET   Reset the options to the values they had when the page opened
DEFAULTS   Reset the options to the original defaults the page has when it is called for the first time

The option description has four columns:

Description of every option:

1  Identifier

The title of the object will be : *** TBW ***