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You can perform a number of familiar actions in Atlantis through the keyboard.
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Writing target

You can use this feature to specify the target amount of words or characters that you want to add to a given document. Progress towards the target would be indicated through the "Writing target" section of the status bar:

The 'Writing target' section of status bar

To enable the "Writing target" section of the status bar, choose the "Tools | Customize | Status Bar..." menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

Main menu
command, then check the corresponding item in the "Status Bar" dialog:

The 'Writing target' section of status bar

To set the writing target for the active document, click the "Writing target" section of the status bar:

The 'Writing target' section of status bar

In the "Writing Target" dialog, check the "Set the target amount ..." box:

the 'Set the target amount ...' box

Then specify the target itself:

Specifying the writing target

and click OK.

To remove the target, click the "Writing target" section of the status bar again, uncheck the "Set the target amount ..." box, and click OK.

When the target is reached, the "Writing Target" section of the status bar starts blinking. Atlantis can also optionally play a sound of your choice (it would be played even if the status bar is not displaying). You can assign a custom sound to the "Writing target reached" event through the "Tools | Customize | Sounds..." menu The main menu or simply menu is a horizontal bar with clickable commands anchored to the top of the main window of Atlantis:

Main menu
command:

Associating a custom sound with the 'Writing target reached' event

When you save a formatted document (RTF, DOC, or DOCX), information about the writing target is also saved to the document file. The next time you open the document, Atlantis will automatically load the writing target info from the document file.

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