General Settings

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The tab contains general FlashProManager settings.

 

Windows Themes

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This enables / disables the use of Windows Themes (from Windows XP upwards).

 

File Association

file-association

Associate when checked will associate calibration and datalog files with FlashProManager so that Windows explorer opens FlashProManager when a calibration or datalog is double-clicked to open it.

 

Compress datalog files reduces the size of large datalog files.

 

Automatic Updates

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Automatic check for for new software version will check for software updates when FlashProManager is first run, up to once per day.  If an update is available then it may be downloaded from the Help menu.

 

Include beta software versions will additionally check for new beta software versions as well.

 

Note that even if 'Include beta software versions' is not checked, existing beta versions will be prompted to upgrade if a later production or beta software version exists.

 

Miscellaneous

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Display message - after each upload will show a message with the result of the upload.

 

Play Sound - plays either a success (two tone drum) or failure (chime) sound at the end of an upload.

 

Disable screen saver - prevents the screen saver from operating while datalogging.

 

Show Mod Window - displays the modifications window when loading a calibration that supports modifications.

 

USB Driver Check

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Driver Check shows a balloon hint from the status bar if there is a problem with the USB driver.

 

statusbar-drivercheck-balloon

 

USB driver not installed correctly.

 

statusbar-drivercheck

Driver installed correctly.