To add a labware to the virtual bench, click on the "Add labware" button present in the protocol menu bar:
The "Add labware to the bench" menu offers several possibilities to find the piece of labware you would like to use.
- There is a search bar at the top, it is best to type simple key words.
- By choosing a main category, it is easier to find the desired labware
- Finally applying filters allows you to pinpoint the appropriate and compatible labware for your purposes.
For example, to search an Andrew+ compatible labware, select in the “Device compatibility” filter menu the corresponding "Andrew Alliance Andrew+" checkbox (1). Once you locate your desired labware, you can add it to your "Shopping list" on the right by clicking the corresponding "Add" button (2). Once all labware of your choice are added to your shopping list you can change how many of each one you want to use (3), with one simple click on the "Add to bench" button (4), all of them are added to your virtual bench and it will bring you back to the bench view, exiting this menu.