Thanks, Jeremy. Question...does the ini "snip" require any header text or the bracketed heading of the section, or can I just include a single line and that will get referenced. For example, for the settings:
;DCL .ini file created Thu Mar 02 10:01:51 2006 ; for C:\Documents and Settings\John Posada\My Documents\Documentation\RTM.book and [GraphFiles] gif=bmp can I just use gif=bmp or must I include the [GraphFiles] part also do I need to include the header portion with the ; --- "Jeremy H. Griffith" <jeremy at omsys.com> wrote: > On Thu, 2 Mar 2006 08:56:43 -0800 (PST), John Posada > <jposada01 at yahoo.com> > wrote: > > >I'm trying to convert 15 books to Word using MIF2GO. A recent > feature > >added to M2G is the ability to place a path in the INI to variable > >changes so that instead of making changes in each INI, the path > >brings them in to the default ini. > > Yes, we use that ourselves constantly. You can chain these > references too... ;-) > > >I've been unable to find how to implement this in the help. Can > >someone point me to the topics or give me the steps that implement > >this? > > It's in the Automation chapter, in par. 27.2, "Importing settings > from configuration templates". Basically, you make an .ini > file that has the settings you want your config template, give > it a new name, and reference it in: > > [FDK] > ; ConfigTemplate = path to configuration template file > ConfigTemplate=D:/path/to/MyTemplate.ini > > Any settings in your mif2htm.ini (or mif2rtf.ini) will override > the settings in your config template, so you will want to strip > your local .ini down to the minimum you need in it. Par. 27.2.1 > gives the details on which settings to use where. > > -- Jeremy H. Griffith, at Omni Systems Inc. > <jeremy at omsys.com> http://www.omsys.com/ > John Posada Senior Technical Writer "So long and thanks for all the fish."