GeoGebra 4.2 is expected to be released within the year. Before its release, let us take a peek at the new features and the changes in GeoGebra.
- Sneak Peek 1: The GeoGebra Window
- Sneak Peek 2: The Object Properties
- Sneak Peek 3: Graphics and Layout
- Sneak Peek 4: Defaults and Advanced Sections
- Sneak Peek 5: Ten New Improvements
This series has just started and will be updated from time to time.
This is the second part of the GeoGebra 4.2 Sneak Peek Series. In this post, we discuss the changes made in the Object Properties window and the significant changes on the properties of the commonly used tools in GeoGebra.
The Object Properties
The Object Properties in version 4.2 is included in the References dialog box as shown in the figure above. The Object Properties contains properties of mathematical objects divided into tabs: Color, Style, Advanced and Scripting tabs common to most objects. It also contains special tabs for such as Algebra for points and Decoration for angles and segments. » Read more
The GeoGebra 4.2 will be released very soon, so here is another Sneak Peek Series about the new version. In GeoGebra 4.2 Sneak Peek Series, we are going to “take a peek” at the changes made and the new features of GeoGebra. In this post, we examine the changes of GeoGebra’s Graphical User Interface (GUI), particularly the GeoGebra window as shown in the first figure.
In the figure above, the smaller window is GeoGebra 4.0 and the larger window is GeoGebra 4.2. Release Candidate. The first thing that you will notice in GeoGebra 4.2 Beta is that the Perspectives menu on the Menu bar was transferred to the Sidebar on the right side of the Graphics view. This menu can be shown or hidden using the arrow on its center-right of the Sidebar. » Read more