Decision-Maker facilitation CD-rom
When Decision-Maker is first launched the main window opens to the Setup dialog box:
Decision-maker has five tabbed boxes: Setup, Ballot Entry, Results, Condorcet, Vote Audit and Ballot Paper. To carry out a simple vote we only need concern ourselves with a few of these options.
2. Preparing your vote: The 'Setup' window
The Setup tabbed window can be used to define the number of options and to create a description for each.
For this example, we have just four options which are offered as a light-hearted question about the voter's favourite tipple – options A, B, C and D - which correspond to Ale, Bitter Cider or Draught.
Having settled on the number of options we confirm this figure by setting the ruler to '4' (A maximum of 14 options are available.)
We can then chose from the drop down file menu to print out ballot papers for the vote: