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Miscellaneous Options

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The Miscellaneous tab of the Options dialog configures miscellaneous settings.

 

Display full path of database file: If checked, the full path of the database file is shown in the window title bar, Window menu, and Database toolbar.

 

Item command-line format: Determines the command-line syntax used when copying the selected item's shortcut to the clipboard via the Item | Copy Item Command-Line menu item or keyboard shortcut (Ctrl+Shift+I).  The available variables are:

%UR%: Expands to the Ultra Recall executable filename.

%URX%: Expands to the full path+filename of the Ultra Recall executable (including quotes if necessary).

%DB%: Expands to the full path+filename of the current Ultra Recall Info Database (including quotes if necessary).

%DB_URL%: Expands to the URL form of the current database path+filename.

%ITEM%: Expands to the item ID Attribute of the selected Ultra Recall Info Item.

%ITEM_PATH%: Expands to the full lineage of item ID Attributes (item ID of item, its parent, grandparent, etc.) for the selected Ultra Recall Info Item.

%ANCHOR%: Expands to the cursor position for the selected Ultra Recall Info Item (Text and derived items only).

 

Ultra Recall supports a command-line or URL syntax:

To use the URL syntax, enter a command-line format of ur://%DB_URL%?item=%ITEM_PATH%&pos=%ANCHOR%
To use the command-line syntax, enter a command-line format of %UR% %DB% /item %ITEM%

 

Insert date/time as: Determines the format used for the date and/or time when inserting via the Edit | Insert Date+Time and Item | Rename To | Date+Time menu items or keyboard shortcuts and when formatting a custom item title based on a date attribute.

 

Note: If Custom is selected (available in Professional edition only), a custom format must be entered or selected in the following field, and the following formatting codes are available (all other text will be treated as literal text):

 

%a

Abbreviated weekday name

%A

Full weekday name

%B

Full month name

%c

Date and time representation appropriate for locale

%d

Day of month as decimal number (01-31)

%H

Hour in 24-hour format (00-23)

%I

Hour in 12-hour format (01-12)

%j

Day of year as decimal number (001-366)

%m

Month as decimal number (01-12)

%M

Minute as decimal number (00-59)

%p

Current locale's AM/PM indicator for 12-hour clock

%S

Second as decimal number (00-59)

%U

Week of year as decimal number, with Sunday as first day of week (00-53)

%w

Weekday as decimal number (0-6; Sunday is 0)

%W

Week of year as decimal number, with Monday as first day of week (00-53)

%x

Date representation for current locale

%X

Time representation for current locale

%y

Year without century, as decimal number (00-99)

%Y

Year with century, as decimal number

%z, %Z

Either the time zone name or time zone abbreviation, depending on registry settings; no characters if time zone is unknown

%%

Percent sign

%#c

Long date and time representation, appropriate for current locale. For example: "Tuesday, March 14, 1995, 12:41:29"

%#x

Long date representation, appropriate to current locale. For example: "Tuesday, March 14, 1995"

%#d, %#H, %#I, %#j, %#m, %#M, %#S, %#U, %#w, %#W, %#y, %#Y

Remove leading zeros (if any)

 

Check for updates every x months: Specifies how often to check for application updates (enter 0 to disable update checking).  If enabled, Ultra Recall will check for updates at startup every # months specified (launching the update check in the default browser).