The IDL iTools comprise six distinct tools: iImage, iPlot, iSurface, iContour, iVolume, and iMap. Each tool has a specific set of functions related to the type of data it is designed to use. In addition to these specific tasks, all five tools have a number of functions in common.
This appendix describes those functions that all iTools have in common; for information about the functions unique to the individual iTools, refer to
This appendix is an overview of the menu items and toolbar buttons that are common to all iTools.