How to set your george! User Preferences

PREFERENCES: USER

 

User Preferences dialog box

To Set your User Preferences

  1. Click on User on the george! ribbon

  2. The Preferences dialog box will open

  3. Browse to the logo you want to appear on the cover page of the documents you create

  4. Enter your copyright information as you would like it to appear on the inside cover page of the documents you create

  5. Set your preferences for slide border and revision date

  6. Browse to select a folder to save your george! documents to by default


 

Logo

Your logo appears on the cover page of the documents you create with george!

  1. Browse to the logo you want to use.

  2. It must be a picture image file format.

  3. Click to select the file.

  4. Click OK.

  5. You will see the file path to your selected logo appear in the white box in the Preferences dialog.

  6. The logo you select will appear on the cover page of all new documents you create using george!

  7. To change the logo, repeat these steps.

 
 

Copyright 

Enter the copyright information as you would like it to appear on the inside cover page of the documents you create using george! 

For example: Copyright © 2019 My Company. All rights reserved.

 
 

Slide Border

Click NO if you do not want a border around the images of your slides in the documents you create.

Check YES to have a 0.25 point weight black frame added around all of the slide images imported into your george! documents.

 
 

Revision Date

Click NO if you prefer not to include a revision date.

Click YES if you would like the current date automatically inserted on the inside cover page of your george! documents.

  1. The current date is inserted when the document is created.

  2. The date does not automatically update.

  3. You can alter the date as needed, in your Word document.

 
 

Default Folder

The Default Folder information is showing you where george! defaults to when it’s time to Save a new file. 

This is set for convenience, but you can navigate to any location you prefer to use to Save your files. You do not have to use the george! folder.

george! will prompt you to Save after you click the Create button on the george! ribbon and your new document is almost ready.


TO CHANGE THE LOCATION OF YOUR DEFAULT FOLDER

 

Go to the current default location and copy the george! folder.

Paste the george folder into your preferred location.

Click on Browse in the Preferences dialog box.

Navigate to the folder in the new location and click to select it; do not open the folder.

You will be taken back to the Preferences dialog box and you will see the file path to your new folder location. 


 

Help 

As you are in the Preferences dialog box, click on the george! logo to view written instructions about how to use the functions provided.

 

 

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