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howto:understand_the_interface [2014/02/16 14:12]
lupo73 [Let's focus on the floating icon position]
howto:understand_the_interface [2014/10/04 11:01]
lupo73 [Let's focus on the floating icon position]
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 ====== How to understand the interface ====== ====== How to understand the interface ======
  
-Once started, DropIt has a special "​minimalist"​ interface: it is a floating icon on your screen.+Once started, DropIt has a special ​//"​minimalist"​// interface: it is a floating icon on your screen.
  
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 === This interface is everything you need: === === This interface is everything you need: ===
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 You can move the floating icon on your screen. For example I like to keep it at Top Middle, or Bottom Right. Of course, you decide where. You can move the floating icon on your screen. For example I like to keep it at Top Middle, or Bottom Right. Of course, you decide where.
  
-Once decided a position, you can "''​Lock target image position''"​ from DropIt Options, to prevent it from rolling away. In this case, if you want to reposition it, you can press the ''​SHIFT'' ​key while dragging with your left mouse button (it temporarily unlocks the target image).+Once decided a position, you can "''​Lock target image position''"​ from DropIt Options, to prevent it from rolling away. In this case, if you want to reposition it, you can press the "SHIFT" ​key while dragging with your left mouse button (it temporarily unlocks the target image).
  
-If you prefer to partially hide it, you can enable "''​Auto-hide target image on the left of the screen''"​ from DropIt Options. The floating icon will disappear to the left of the screen and will return visible when the mouse hovers nearby.+If you prefer to partially hide it, you can enable "''​Auto-hide target image on the nearest side of the screen''"​ from DropIt Options. The floating icon will disappear to the left of the screen and will return visible when the mouse hovers nearby.
  
 In alternative,​ you can double-click the floating icon to minimize it, and from DropIt Options you can also select to "''​Start minimized to system tray''"​ if you want to use DropIt in this mode. In alternative,​ you can double-click the floating icon to minimize it, and from DropIt Options you can also select to "''​Start minimized to system tray''"​ if you want to use DropIt in this mode.
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 All DropIt configurations are available from this context menu. All DropIt configurations are available from this context menu.
  
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 **''​Associations''​**:​ you can organize your associations between rules (to filter files) and actions (to process them). **''​Associations''​**:​ you can organize your associations between rules (to filter files) and actions (to process them).
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 The process begins when you click "​Start"​ and can be temporarily interrupted clicking that button again (now named "​Pause"​). The process begins when you click "​Start"​ and can be temporarily interrupted clicking that button again (now named "​Pause"​).
  
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 Completed the process, you can close this window clicking "​Done"​. Completed the process, you can close this window clicking "​Done"​.
  
 If the process fails for some files or folders, a message alerts you and the "​Status"​ column of the list of items reports "​Failed"​ for not processed items. If the process fails for some files or folders, a message alerts you and the "​Status"​ column of the list of items reports "​Failed"​ for not processed items.
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