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Common settings

 
In common settings you can configure how Dr.Explain generates new names to the new topics you create.
 
Common settings
 
 
1

Generate a filename using relative numbering (like in previous versions)

1. Generate a filename using relative numbering (like in previous versions)
Select this option button if you want to generate file names using relative numbering (as in previous versions of Dr.Explain).
2

Generate a filename by title

2. Generate a filename by title
Select this option button if you want to generate file names using their titles.
3

Automatic numeration for topics

3. Automatic numeration for topics
Check this option to enable automatic numbering for the project topics. Use options bellow to customize the numbering format and style.
4

Exclude topic numbers from content

4. Exclude topic numbers from content
Check this option to show topic numbers in the table of contents, topic lists, and search results only.
5

Topic level

5. Topic level
Use the numbered buttons to select a topic level you want to customize.
6

Type of numbering

6. Type of numbering
Use this drop-down to set the numbering type for a certain level of topics.
7

Type of delimiter

7. Type of delimiter
Use this drop-down to set the delimiter type for a certain level of topics.
8

Final delimiter

8. Final delimiter
Use this option to enable or disable the delimiter sign in the end of the number for current topic level.
9

Previous level  concatenation

9. Previous level  concatenation
Uncheck this option if you want to exclude all parent level numberings from current level's number.
10

Preview

10. Preview
The preview area displays numbering style of all levels at once. Currently selected level is colored with black. Also, you can click a level you want to customize.
11

OK button

11. OK buttonClick this button to accept your changes and close the window.
12

Cancel button

12. Cancel buttonClick this button to discard all the changes and close the window.
13

Help button

13. Help buttonClick the button to open the help window.
14

Actions

14. ActionsUse this button to import settings from another project or to reset file names of all topics to automatically generated values.
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