The Dashboard tab on DriveHUD is the main interface of the program for cash games. This is where all of your primary stats and reports are listed. Below is an overview summary of the Dashboard, with more detailed instructions on each section in the subsections below this article.
A) The Dashboard tab – This is the screen above that comes up by default when you load DriveHUD.
B) Tournament tab – This is where all of your Tournament data is stored and displayed. Switch to this tab to see your poker tournament results.
C) HUD tab – This is where you can design your own HUD or select your default HUD for each game type, poker site, and table type you’ll be playing.
D) HUD Run Button – This will default to RUN. Click the Stop button to stop the HUD, or if it’s already stopped, the PLAY (or run) button to engage and run the HUD. If the HUD is running, you will see the STOP button by default.
E) Apps – This is where you can purchase and download other apps and add-ons that can further improve your poker game. Also, you can find the HUD store here, where you can download free and paid HUDs.
F) Filters – Click this drop down to create a custom filter, or load a quick date filter from the drop-down. Once filters are created, they are shown between the Reports section of DriveHUD (Below R), and the hand grid section (Above letter S).
G) Selected Player – Click here to select which player’s stats you want to load in the Dashboard. You must have a selected player in order to show hand data. You can select from the drop-down list, or begin typing in a player name to locate that player. Player name HERO is used in DriveHUD by default for your player name. To Change this, go to the settings menu (Letter I).
H) Version number & Upgrade – This lists your current version number of DriveHUD. There is also a Purchase button if you wish to purchase or upgrade your current version. The Upgrade button allows you to enter a new serial if you have purchased an upgrade from the DriveHUD store. Simply enter your e-mail and serial into the box to upgrade your current version.
I) Import – Click here to import hand histories that DriveHUD supports. You can import by file or by folder. You can also import by file and click CTRL + left mouse click to select multiple files.
J) Setting Menu – The settings menu contains options such as General options, Site settings, Currency settings, Rakeback and Bonus settings, as well as Upgrade and support form options. If you need to send a log file to support, just go to the settings menu and the support tab. Fill out your e-mail and issue, and attach a log file (selected by default).
K) Support Button – Click this to send a message to support, access the online manual, the support forums, or the knowledge base. By default, if you send a message to support it will attach your logs. Only click the Send Advanced Log checkbox if you’ve been asked by support to send your advanced logging information.
L) Stats Overview – This section always shows a summary of your current cash games stats. It does not include tournament data. The total hands you’ve played, the amount of money you’ve won or lost, and the bb/100 (big blinds per 100 hands) you’re currently running at.
M) Graphs – Your total money won and bb/100 will be charted here.
N) Graphs Pop out button– You can click this tab to pop out a window showing more detailed graphs.
O) SD, NSD & EV Toggle Buttons – You can click on these toggles to show line graphs for SD, NSD or EV values accordingly.
P) Graph Iterations – You can select the length of time that your chart is shown, for this current week, the current month, year, or by hand value.
Q) $ / BB Toggle – You can display hand value or BB value.
R) DriveHUD Gauges – The top 8 important stats will be listed here and shown in a gauge format. VPIP (voluntarily put money into pot), PFR (pre-flop raise), 3-Bet (percentage of the time you re-raised pre-flop), AF (aggression factor), AGG% (Total aggression percent), WTSD (went to showdown), W$SD (won dollars at showdown), W$WSF (won dollars when seen flop percent).
S) Expand Tab – You can click on this tab to close the DriveHUD gauges and graph section and expand the reports section and hands grid. Click again to re-open the gauges and graphs.
T) Reports Tabs – Click on any of the report tabs to show stats for that aspect of your poker game. They are Overall (all general stats for all stakes and game types combined), Position (see your stats by each position at the table), Sessions (Track and display your results by each session you played), Stakes (list and separate your stats out by the stake levels you played), Hole Cards (analyze your game by each hole card type you played), Time (see which time of the day has been most profitable for you), Showdown hands (look at your results based on hands that went to showdown), Poker Site (separate your stats out by the poker site you played at), Opponents (track and display your results by each opponent you played with) , and Population (see your stats by the type of opponent you played with).
U) Stat Headers – You can left click on any column to sort your stats by data results. First left- click will sort by lowest number first, then by highest number, then absolute value. Right-click on the column header at any place to add or remove a stat to the report you’re currently on.
V) Stat Results – Here’s where the actual results for each stat category will be displayed.
W) Last Number of Hands – This drop down will allow you to limit the number of hands that are displayed in the hands grid (section X). The default is last 100. The lower the number you use here, the fewer system resources you’ll use.
X) Show Hole Cards – If hole cards are known, they will show by default when you load the re-player. If you don’t want to see your opponents hole cards, make sure this is unchecked. It is checked by default.
Y) Tagged Hands – Check this if you wish to display only hands you’ve tagged for review in the hands grid (section X). It will default to All tagged hands, but you can select For Review, Bluff, Hero Call, and Big Fold as well.
Z) Poker Equity Calculator – You can click on this at any time to load the equity calculator and run equity calculation on any poker situation. You can also right-click on any hand in the hands grid (section X), and select – run equity calculation and it will auto load all of the hand data for the hand you selected.
AA) Hands Grid Headers – This section shows all of the categories for the individual hands you played. Left click on any header to sort by first lowest number, second click is highest number, and third click is absolute value. Right click on the header to add or remove a category from the header.
BB) Hands Grid – This is where all of your individual hands are displayed. Right-click on any hands to Calculate equity (launch the hand in the equity calculator), export the hand to a forum format (this will copy to your read buffer and you can CTRL+P or right click to paste the info), Replay the hand (this will launch the hand in the hand re-player), Tag the hand for review, or Make a Note on the hand (in which case a note icon will display at the end of the hand in the equity column).