User Guide

Please note: due to time constraints the help has not yet been updated to reflect the current version of Quoll Writer. It will be updated soon!

Creating a new Project

The main way to create a new project is by opening the project menu and selecting New Project.

You will be presented with the following window:

You should specify the name of the project and the directory where it should be stored on your harddrive.

Encrypting your project

It is recommended that if you use Quoll Writer on a laptop or a portable device then you encrypt your project. You the Encrypt this project? checkbox to indicate that you wish to encrypt the project, you will then be prompted for a password as shown below:

Note: It is recommended that you encrypt your projects however care must be taken to ensure that you:
  1. Do not lose the password. Very strong encryption is used AES, if you lose your password then you will not be able to retrieve your work.
  2. Provide a strong password. It is recommended that your password is at least 8 characters in length and contain a mix of numbers and characters. Note: no checking is performed on the password provided.

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