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Gephi Cookbook by Devangana Khokhar

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Exploring Gephi's graphical user interface

Gephi offers a very user-friendly GUI to users, making it very easy for novices to explore and manipulate networks with just a few clicks of the mouse.

Getting ready

This recipe describes some of the main GUI components of Gephi and gives the user an overview of what can be achieved. For this, you need to make sure that you have Gephi installed on your system.

How to do it…

To explore Gephi's GUI, perform the following steps:

  1. Run Gephi on your system. You'll be welcomed with a small screen, as shown in the following screenshot, that asks you to choose between loading a preexisting sample and creating a new project:
  2. If it is your first time with Gephi, click on Les Miserables.gexf to load an existing network ...

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