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The File Settings
The File button group has a pop up dialog that allows you to set the settings related to file open and save commands.
This creates a directory where a separate project file is saved every time you make a change to a projects (Zooms, pans etc. do not create a saved project file).
This gives you a complete audit trail of all changes you make to a project.
Parts and Artworks are not archived.
Reload Last File on Startup
If checked, the last project, part or artwork saved will be reloaded on start-up.
Save File Compressed
If not checked, DEX files are uncompressed XML and can be views with any text editor. Compressed files can be less than 5% of the size of an uncompressed file. You are recommended to compress your files.
Click this to decompress a DEX file. A pop up dialog will appear where you can select a file to decompress.
Reset the default template file for projects, parts and artworks to the factory default. You can always set the default again.