Right Click Menu

What is the Right Click Menu?

  • The Right Click menu or Context menu is a pop-up menu which appears when you right click on a word(s) in one of your resources.

    Logos 8.7+


  • One side shows the Information that is associated with that word(s):
    • The associated (or underlying) data is particularly rich in Interlinears and Reverse Interlinears.
    • You make your first selection from this side.
  • The other side provides Commands for guides, tools, and resources that reveal further information about that word(s).

Changes in Logos 8.7

Logos 8.7 introduced some major changes:

  • the order of the Information and Command panes was reversed.
  • the order and style of Commands was changed.
  • certain groups of Commands can be collapsed/expanded e.g. guides.
  • Show Information was moved from the Command side to the Information side.


What is the Selection Menu?

Logos 8.7+

  • When you select a word(s) in a resource, a Selection Menu will appear if your Program Settings allow it
    i.e. Show Selection Menu = YES
  • The Menu provides some of the Commands that are available in the Context menu, depending on the number of words selected:
    • (1-5 words) Copy, Search, Study, Lookup
    • (> 5 words) Copy, Search, Study, Share, Text Comparison
    • (Any) Add Note, Copy Verse
  • The Menu also allows you to highlight the selected text without using the Highlighting tool.
  • There is a link to access the Context menu.



Available Commands per Information Category

  • Right click on a word(s) in your resource and the Context menu will appear.
  • We will describe the Commands that are available for each Information category.
  • The resource used for these descriptions is an English reverse interlinear bible (ESV) as these provide the richest source of information and commands.
    Many datatypes, some guides, Proclaim, CBV, Canvas and other bible tools are only relevant to Bible-oriented resources.
  • Explanation of some commands is provided, but clarification of others can be found a follows:

Selection

  • Click on a single study word in your resource e.g. gate.
    If you select a phrase/text e.g. “the gate” different/fewer commands will be shown.
  1. Bible Word Study for a study word.
  2. Text Comparison will compare the text of the bible verse with other Bibles.
  3. Copy clicking on this will copy the word/selection into the clipboard.
  4. Copy Verse will copy the text of the verse:
    • Styled uses the current Copy Bible Verses style
    • Lines uses the “One verse per line” style
    • Text only uses the “Bible Text only” style
    • More > opens the CBV tool
  5. Visual Copy will open the Media tool for your study word.
    The result will depend on the type of your resource i.e. whether a bible, commentary, etc.
  6. Highlight will directly highlight the text if the desired style icon is shown.
    • click on “Highlight” to open the tool.
  7. Add a note will add selected text to a Notebook you choose from a dropdown.
    If the selected text is part of a Note or Highlight:
    • Open notes and highlights will open the Notes tool
    • Delete notes and highlights will delete ALL notes and highlights that are included.
  8. Add community note will open the Community Notes tool for your use.
  9. Search will perform a Search for your study word:
    • Inline will perform an Inline search of your resource.
    • Bible or Basic specifies the type of Search
      • your preferred Bible will be used if the resource is not a Bible.
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything will perform a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  10. Lookup will access:
    • Bible Dictionaries (up to 5 prioritized dictionaries).
    • Wikipedia in your browser.
    • Power Lookup tool.
  11. Share will share selected text on social media.
  12. Guides for a study word:
    • Topic Guide if applicable
    • Custom guides as applicable.
  13. Add a clipping will add selected text to a document you choose from a dropdown.
  14. Add to Canvas will add selected text to a document you choose from a dropdown.
  15. Send to Faithlife Proclaim will send selected text to Proclaim.
  16. Report Typo will open the report typo dialog box which will allow you to report a typo in your resource.
    You will need internet access for this to work.



Reference

  1. Passage Guide for the bible reference.
  2. Text Comparison will compare the text of the bible verse with other Bibles.
  3. Copy clicking on this will copy the text of your reference into the clipboard.
  4. Copy Reference will copy your reference as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <BibleESV = Matt 7:13>
    • Text e.g. Matthew 7:13
  5. Copy Verse will copy the text of the verse as:
    • Styled uses the current CBV style
    • Lines uses the “One verse per line” style
    • Text only uses the “Bible Text only” style
    • More > opens the CBV tool
  6. Visual Copy will open the Media tool for your reference.
    The result will depend on the type of your resource i.e. whether a bible, Ancient Manuscript, etc.
  7. Highlight will directly highlight the text if the desired style icon is shown.
    • click on “Highlight” to open the tool.
  8. Add a note will add a note for the reference to a Notebook you choose from a dropdown.
  9. Add community note will open the Community Notes tool for your use.
  10. Search will perform a Search for your reference:
    • Inline an Inline search of your resource.
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  11. Lookup will access:
    • Bibles (up to 5 prioritized bibles).
    • Power Lookup tool.
  12. Guides for the reference:
    • Sermon Starter Guide
    • Exegetical Guide
    • Custom guides as applicable.
  13. Share will share the text of your reference on social media.
  14. Add to passage list will add a bible reference to a Passage List you choose from a dropdown.
  15. Add to Canvas will add the text of a bible verse to a document you choose from a dropdown.
  16. Explorer will open the Explorer tool to your reference.
  17. Send to Faithlife Proclaim will send a bible reference to Proclaim.
  18. Cited By will open the Cited By tool for your reference.



Manuscript

  • Pay attention to this category as the translation may cover more than one original language word
    e.g. the Greek article is not always translated.
  • Conversely, several words may translate one original language word.
  • If there is no entry it means the word you right clicked was inserted for clarity in translation.
  1. Copy copies the manuscript word into the clipboard.
  2. Search will perform a Search for the word:
    • Inline will perform an Inline Search of your resource.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  3. Lookup will access:
    • Analytical Lexicons (up to 5 prioritized lexicons).
    • Power Lookup tool.
    • Perseus Web Lookup



Lemma

  • This word is the lexical form of the Manuscript word.
  1. Factbook for the lemma.
  2. Bible Word Study for the lemma.
  3. Pronounce uses the Pronunciation tool.
  4. Copy Reference will copy the lemma as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <Lemma ~ lbs/el/πύλη>
    • Text e.g. πύλη
  5. Visual Copy will open the Media tool for your lemma.
    The result includes a transliteration of the lemma and a gloss.
  6. Add a note on lemma will add a note for the lemma to a Notebook you choose from a dropdown.
  7. Search will perform a Search for the lemma:
    • lemma will perform a Morph Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • Inline will perform an Inline Morph Search of your resource.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
    • lemma@morph will perform a full Morph Search.
  8. Lookup will access:
    • Lexicons (up to 5 prioritized lexicons).
    • Power Lookup tool.
    • Perseus Web Lookup
  9. Guides for the lemma:
    • Custom guides as applicable.
  10. Add Lemma to Word List will add your lemma to a Word List document.
  11. Send to Faithlife Proclaim will send the lemma to Proclaim.


Root

  • Many lemmas originate from a common word called the Root.
  1. Copy Reference will copy the root as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <Root ~ lbs/el/πυλη>
    • Text e.g. πυλη
  2. Add a note will add a note for the root to a Notebook you choose from a dropdown.
  3. Search will perform a Search for the root:
    • root will perform a Morph Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • Inline will perform an Inline Morph Search of your resource.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • root@morph will perform a full Morph Search.



Morph

  • This relates to the part of speech of the original language word e.g. noun.
  1. Copy Reference will copy the morphology as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <LogosMorphGr ~ NGSF>
    • Text e.g. noun, genitive, singular, feminine
  2. Add a note will add a note for the morph tag to a Notebook you choose from a dropdown.
  3. Search will perform a Search for the morph tag:
    • morph a Morph Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • Inline an Inline Morph Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • lemma@morph will perform a full Morph Search.
  4. Send to Faithlife Proclaim will send the morphological tag to Proclaim.



Hebrew Strong’s / Greek Strong’s / Louw-Nida

  • Strong’s number are assigned to original language words found in Strong’s Concordance, which is based on the King James Version.
  • Louw-Nida domain/subdomain numbers are assigned to New Testament words in order to provide a meaning in context.
  1. Copy Reference will copy the Strong’s/LN number as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <LouwNida = LN 7.48>
    • Text e.g. Strong’s Greek #4439, LN 7.48
  2. Highlight will highlight the entry in your preferred lexicon.
  3. Add a note will add a note to the entry in your preferred lexicon.
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Strong’s/LN number:
    • Inline an Inline Morph Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Lookup will access:
    • Lexicons (up to 5 prioritized lexicons).
      Note that some of your original language lexicons will also handle Strong’s/LN numbers.
    • Power Lookup tool.
  6. Cited By will open the Cited By tool for the Strong’s/LN number.



Sense

Sense is a dictionary/thesaurus of concepts for exploring the meaning of a Bible word e.g. “gate” with the sense of “door-gate” as opposed to “City gate”.

  1. Factbook for the Sense.
  2. Bible Sense Lexicon will access the Bible Sense Lexicon.
  3. Copy Reference will copy your Sense as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <Sense = gate>
    • Text e.g. gate
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Sense:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.



Person / Place / Thing



  • When you right click on a person’s name you will see a Person category, and when you right click on a city or country you will see a Place category.
    Words like “gate”, “grain”, “temple” belong to a Thing category.
  1. Factbook will open for the category you selected.
  2. Atlas will open a “Biblical World” map for a Place.
  3. Copy Reference will copy your category as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. <Person A False Prophet>
    • Text e.g. A False Prophet
  4. Search will perform a Search for the category:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Lookup
    • click Lookup for a Factbook entry
    • select a Bible Dictionary to lookup equivalent words
      (they are in order of your prioritization).



Event

  1. Factbook will open for the selected Event.
  2. Atlas will open a “Biblical World” map associated with the Event.
  3. Copy Reference will copy your Event as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Section <Event Life of Jesus>}
    • Text e.g. Life of Jesus
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Event:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Lookup in Factbook



Speaker / Addressee

  • These appear as icons in the resource when selected in Visual Filters.
  1. Factbook will open to the Person.
  2. Search will perform a Search for the Speaker/Addressee:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.



Label

Labels represent a textual markup that is (mainly) implemented via datasets rather than being embedded in the resource. See Searchable labels for more information.
User created labels are implemented via the Highlighting tool and they will also be listed.
The selected label is associated with the text around the word you right-clicked.

  1. Copy Reference will copy the Label as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Label Command WHERE Type ~ “Command” AND Verb Class ~ “Focusing and Comprehending”}
    • Text e.g. Command { Type: “Command”; Verb Class: “Focusing and Comprehending” }
  2. Search will perform a Search for the Label:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.



Cultural Concept

  1. Factbook will open to that Concept.
  2. Copy Reference will copy the Concept as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Section <Culture God as Father>}
    • Text e.g. God as Father
  3. Search will perform a Search for the Concept:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.



Preaching Theme

  1. Factbook will open to that Theme.
  2. Sermon Starter Guide will open the guide to that Theme.
  3. Copy Reference will copy the Theme as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Section <PreachingTheme = Death and Dying>}
    • Text e.g. Death and Dying
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Theme:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Guides for the Theme:
    • Custom guides as applicable.



Theological Topic

  1. Factbook will open to that Topic.
  2. Theology Guide will open the guide to that Topic.
  3. Copy Reference will copy the Topic as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Section <LSTO = The Final Judgment>}
    • Text e.g. The Final Judgment
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Topic:
    • Inline an Inline Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Lookup will access:
    • Lexham Survey of Theology



Textual Datatypes

These represent classifications of sections of the text as datatypes in much the same way as <Person>, <Place> and <Thing> but the markup is implemented in datasets; many of which have been documented. Look under Associated Datatypes for more information.
The text around the word you right-clicked can belong to many of these datatypes.

  1. Copy Reference will copy the Datatype as:
    • URL a link formatted for email or web (ref.ly)
    • Search a search term e.g. {Section <SpeechAct = Info: Assert>}
    • Text e.g. Informative: Assertive
  2. Highlight will highlight the entry in the appropriate Dataset Glossary or Manual.
  3. Add a note will add a note to the entry in the appropriate Dataset Glossary or Manual.
  4. Search will perform a Search for the Datatype:
    • Inline an Inline Morph Search.
    • Bible a Bible Search
    • Basic a Basic Search
    • Series will search the series (if any) associated with your resource.
    • All Open will Search all open resources.
    • All Resources will Search all your resources.
    • Everything is a Basic Search of “Everything”.
  5. Lookup will access:
    • the appropriate Dataset Glossary or Manual
    • Power Lookup tool.
  6. Cited By (not useful)


Show More Information

  • This will open the Information tool for the word(s) you right-clicked.


Copying/Exporting an Image

If you select both text & image the resulting commands will act upon the text.
You have to select an image separately for copying/exporting.

  1. Right click the image.
  2. Click Image on the Information side of the Context menu
  3. Choose a Command from the other side of the menu:
    1. Copy will add your image to the clipboard for pasting elsewhere.
    2. Save as... will bring up a file dialog box allowing you to save your image on your hard-drive in formats available with your operating system.
    3. Send toSermon document” - an open sermon.
    4. Send to Faithlife Proclaim
    5. Send to PowerPoint
    6. Print... will bring up Windows Print Pictures dialog box which will allow you to select how you want it printed.


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