After installing the TextGrid Laboratory, you will be able to start the software. The Welcome Screen provides several options:


















Welcome Screen

If you click "Login"', a new window opens. Use your user name and password you received via e-mail or choose the login via DFN-AAI (= authentication and authorization infrastructure of the German National Research and Education Network). If you have forgotten your password, use the button "Forgot Password?'' further down. After your first login you are asked to complete your user attributes and to accept the "TextGrid Terms of Use". If you set the option "Searchable'', other TextGrid users will find you by your name, institution or e-mail-address. The fields with an * are mandatory. You can change your attributes at any time via "Help > Authentication'' in the menu bar of the Lab.

Login Screen


User Information Wizard

After a successful login the Welcome Screen appears with your TextGrid login shown in the center of it. Now you can start all tools presented on the screen:

Project & User Management
Text Image Link Editor
XML Editor

Dictionary Search

Aggregations Editor


How to use these tools is explained in separate chapters of the TextGrid manual and online help.