Select a study from the study panel. There are ﬁve ways to open a series:
Click the Image viewer button on the toolbar.
Double-click the left mouse button on the study title on the toolbar.
Double-click the left mouse button on the series icon on the series panel.
Drag the series icon to the study panel holding the left mouse button.
Right-click the mouse to call the context menu for the series icon, and select one of the options in the Image viewer item.
The series will open in a new tab.
There are two ways to open a series from the explorer window:
By dragging and dropping the folder with the series from the explorer window to the study list tab. A new study list tab will be opened. The ﬁrst series of the study will be opened in the new ﬂat image viewer tab.
By dragging and dropping the folder with the series from the explorer window to the ﬂat image viewer tab button. The ﬁrst series of the study will be opened in a new window of the current tab.
If nessesary, change the sorting order of images. To do it, right-click on the image to open context menu, select the Image sorting item, and then select one of the displaying modes:
Sort by image number;
Sort by image position and phase.
The current order is marked with ﬂag. The defaulf sorting order is deﬁned by the Sort by parameter (see Section 15.5.1).
If a series comprises several phases, a phase change slider is displayed between the toolbar and the image setup panel. To go to the desired phase, move the slider, or rotate the mouse wheel when the cursor is placed on the slider line.
The series panel will be displayed on the left. To hide/show it select the main menu Image and the Quick series list item or move the cursor to the panel border so that it would look like this: and drag the border holding the left mouse button. The series panel is shown in Fig. 2.1.
The DICOM Viewer allows you to open multiple series at a time or the same series multiple times. All series are opened in separate windows of the same tab, and their position will depend on the settings described in Section 2.8.
To open the selected series in the Volume Reconstruction or Multiplanar Reconstruction window, click the Volume Reconstruction or MPR Reconstruction button on the toolbar respectively.