Settings Dialog—General Tab
Allow only one program instance—this
option, when on, prevents the DocToHtml batch converter from
starting another instance if already running. Instead, when an
attempt to launch DocToHtml again is detected, the already-running
instance will be brought to the foreground. This is the recommended
behavior, enabled by default, since the conversion process involves
using MS Word, which consumes system resources. Although
possible, multiple conversion processes may bring Windows to an
“out of resources” state. You can override this setting via the
Remember last used property page in
dialogs—setting this option on will force DocToHtml to open
both “Conversion Options” and “Settings” dialogs on the last-used
Show hints on
buttons in toolbar—such hints may be helpful to novice
users, so this option is on by default. As you become more familiar
with the DocToHtml user interface, the hints might become annoying,
and you may want to disable them.
Project file—you can specify the project
file either here or via the main menu: File->Open DocToHtml project. A project file
contains a list of input files and folders along with conversion
options for each of them, and information about the previous
conversion run associated with each conversion item.
Save project on exit without prompt—if
you set this option on, DocToHtml will automatically save the
current project on exit without displaying a confirmation dialog
with the “Yes”, “No,” and “Cancel” buttons.
Include images into browsing
sequence—with this option on, the program will display
output image files, along with output HTML files, when you select
“Browse Next Resulted File” or “Browse Previous Resulted
File” in the popup menu of the built-in web browser.
Conversion Log file is a file to write
the conversion log to. The conversion log will include the same
strings as displayed on the Conversion Log tab of the Info
Command line to edit HTML (!.! - resulted
file)—here you can specify an action to be executed when you
select “Edit” in the popup menu of the
Item Info tab of the Info
Pane in the main window.
Check for updates automatically is an
option that lets you be informed about the latest releases of
DocToHtml. It is advisable to set this option on, so that you can
receive all bug fixes and recent features as soon as they become
All DocToHtml settings are
stored in the “settings.ini” file located in the DocToHtml
subfolder of the user’s Application Data folder. To open the
DocToHtml subfolder, type “%appdata%\DocToHtml” (without quotes) in
the Windows Explorer address bar.