The Saved views option lists all the views saved for the current application using the icon:
All available saved views are then displayed in Graph mode - click the saved view you require to view its contentsthe drop down list:
A Preferences option exists which enables you to change toggle the method of accessing a saved view between the drop down list (default) and graph mode. See Saved view drill mode in Configuring display preferences.
A Saved view can be exploited just like any other standard Application view. In other words, you can drill down and right click objects/nodes just as you would with a standard view.
Enriching a Saved view
It is possible (starting v. 2.4.0-funcrel) to enrich a saved view by adding new nodes to the view resulting from a global search performed with the search option available in the toolbar. This feature is only available for Saved views:
Save/Save As options
If you make a change to a saved view (adding new nodes etc.) and you want to retain those changes, you can use the Save (save the view with the same name) and Save As (save the view with a new name - the old name is not retained) options:
Note that duplicate names for saved views are not permitted:
Manually grouped nodes
Nodes that have been manually grouped together using the Group selected nodes option will be retained as "grouped" when the view is saved:
There are certain limitations:
Removing objects from a saved scope
Starting 2.5.x, it is possible to remove objects from a custom view using the right click Remove object(s) option (you can also use the DELETE key):
Removing a saved view
If you no longer require the saved view, use the following option to remove it entirely: