Inobitec DICOM Viewer

2.27. Synchronize Images

2.27.1 Synchronize Series in One Study

Synchronization is applied if two or more series are opened for the same study. This function allows you to scroll images in several series synchronously. By default the option is disabled.

To enable synchronization:

  1. click on the arrow on the right side of the button Sync series scroll PIC button on the toolbar.
  2. Check the item Sync series (Same study).
  3. If this button is not pressed, press it.

The images will be synchronized automatically. Click in the left side of the button Sync series scroll to disable synchronization.

This tool is also available from the Image main menu item.

2.27.2 Synchronize Series in Several Studies

Synchronization is applied if two or more series of one or more studies are opened at a time. This function allows you to scroll images in multiple series simultaneously. By default the option is disabled.

To enable synchronization:

  1. click on the arrow on the right side of the button Sync series scroll PIC button on the toolbar.
  2. Check on of the following items:
    • synchronize from current positions;
    • Sync series with specified distance.
  3. If this button is not pressed, press it.

Click in the left side of the button Sync series scroll to disable synchronization.



To set up manual synchronization:

  1. Select the item Set distance to sync series... from the Sync series scroll PIC button menu. A dialog box similar to the one shown in Fig. 2.54 will be displayed.
  2. Check the series relative to which the shift should be set.
  3. In other series, set the shift (millimeters) relative to the selected series. To do this, click the left mouse button on the value in the Distance column and enter the new value.
  4. To apply the settings, click OK To cancel the actions, click Cancel

During the scrolling the images will be shifted relative to each other by the specified values.



This tool is also available from the Image main menu item.