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The "Load / Save" settings
The 'Load / Save' settings

You can access this dialog by choosing the "Tools | Options..." menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

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command or clicking the Change settings Button image button of the Help toolbar The 'Help' toolbar .

User files location

By default, user-specific files of Atlantis (document templates, backup files, spellcheck lexicons, etc) are stored under the "My documents\Atlantis" folder. But you can choose a different location for these files by clicking the "Browse..." button next to the "User files location" edit box. You would have a choice to copy current user files to a new location, move them to a new location, or ignore them altogether and use any files available at the new location.

Reload open documents at startup

When this option is on, Atlantis reopens all the documents that were open in the previous session of Atlantis at the moment when you closed the previous session.

Open hyperlinks to supported documents in Atlantis

When this option is on, Atlantis will open clicked hyperlinks to supported documents (RTF, DOC, DOCX, TXT, etc) and pictures itself, ignoring the current file associations of the operating system.

When this option is off, clicked hyperlinks to documents of any type will be opened by the application associated with a particular file type. For example, a hyperlink to a PNG file will be opened by MS Paint, or by another application associated with the PNG file extension.

Download images from the Web

When you paste from a Web browser to Atlantis, the clipboard data might contain not the actual images but their Web addresses (URLs). Check this option if you want Atlantis to download actual graphic files from the Web when required.

Always show the "File conversion" dialog when opening plain text files

When this option is off, when opening plain text files, Atlantis does not display the "File conversion" dialog for you to confirm the encoding of the text file if Atlantis auodetects the UTF-8 encoding of the file.

When this option is on, the "File conversion" dialog is displayed for every plain text file you open, so that you can confirm the file encoding.

When saving new documents, suggest filename from document text

When this option is on, Atlantis suggests the first sentence of your new document as a filename when you save it for the first time.

When this option is off, the current filename is suggested ("Doc01.rtf" or similar).

Offer document properties on saving

When this option is on, Atlantis displays the "File | Properties..." dialog when you save a document for the first time. In that dialog, you can enter document properties such as "title", "subject", "author", "keywords", and "comments".

"Save As" dialog offers to save in same folder as the original document

When this option is on, the File | Save As... command automatically opens the home folder of the active document file. Otherwise, it initially opens the folder where you last saved a document to through the "File | Save As..." command.

Save cursor position to document files

When this option is on, and you save a formatted document (RTF, DOC, DOCX, or COD), the current cursor position is also saved to the document file. Next time you open that document, Atlantis automatically restores the cursor position from the document file so that you can continue working where you left off.

When this option is off, the cursor position is not saved to document files. When you open any document, the cursor gets always placed at the beginning of the document.

Save compact RTF documents

When this option is on, Atlantis generates more compact RTF documents. Note that some older word processors might be unable to open such compact documents properly.

Save binary graphic data to RTF documents

Enabling this option reduces the size of graphic data in RTF documents by 50%. Note that only few word processors support binary graphic data in RTF documents.

Double-click buttons of the Document Bar to save documents

When this option is on, you can double-click a Document Bar button of a modifed document to save changes to its file.

Save Plain Text Files As...

Click this button to specify how Atlantis should save plain text documents through the "File | Save As..." command. You can instruct Atlantis to display the "File Conversion" dialog every time a plain text document is "saved as...". In that dialog, you can choose the desired encoding (UTF-8, a Windows code page, etc) for your text file. Alternatively, Atlantis can automatically save plain text files in the encoding of your choice every time you use the "Save As..." command.

Safeguard every XX minutes (against system failure & crashes)

Atlantis can automatically create safe copies of all open documents in their current state. In the event of a fatal crash or accidental shutdown of your computer, Atlantis will be able to restore your documents from these safe copies.

When this option is on, Atlantis creates safe copies for all open documents and automatically saves its current settings at the specified time interval.

Backup Files...

Click this button to configure the Backup Files tool of Atlantis.

"Save to File..." and "Load from File..."

Click the Save to File... button to save all the current Atlantis settings to an external INI file. To load the saved settings from such an INI file, click the Load from File... button.

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