To access FileStorm Preferences, select Preferences from the FileStorm menu.
The following window displays.
|Open new project at launch
||Sets FileStorm to open a new project at launch.
|Confirm before deleting project items
||Sets FileStorm to ask for confirmation each
time you attempt to delete a project item.
|Inspector is floating panel
||Makes the Property Inspector a floating panel so that it is
always the top layer when FileStorm is active. NOTE: Disable this option
if you want to build your lists of FileStorm Installer actions using drag and
Click the Defaults tab to display the window shown below.
|Disk Image File
||Specifies the path and name for the disk image file that
||Specifies the name of the volume that will
mount when the disk image is opened.
||Specifies the icon displayed for
the disk image. The required image format is ICNS. Tools for creating ICNS
files include Apple's IconComposer, Resorcerer and various Adobe Photoshop
plug-ins. NOTE: To restore the original settings that specify
a FileStorm custom icon, use the Restore option noted below.
||Specifies the background picture
for the disk image. You can use any standard image file for the background
picture. NOTE: To restore the original settings that specify a
FileStorm background picture, use the Restore option noted below.
||Restores the four
preceding options to their original settings.
These defaults allow you to save frequently used settings so you don't have to
edit them for each new project. You can override these defaults for individual
projects by editing their corresponding settings under General
Disk Image Properties
Click the Software Update tab to display the window shown below
FileStorm Preferences/Software Update
|Automatically check for software updates
||Sets FileStorm to check for software updates each time it is
launched. This check will only occur when an active Internet connection is
found. NOTE: Using this check with slower Internet connections may
hamper FileStorm's ability to quickly launch. If you encounter this problem,
you can shut off the automatic check and periodically use the manual one
||Allows you to manually check for software
When a software update is available, FileStorm will give you the option to
purchase (when applicable) and receive the update without ever leaving the