just curious
is there a reason you don't have compact on close on?

Dennis Saputelli


Nicholas Cobb wrote:
> 
> I don't have compact on close on and I get the KLUNK. Even though I too
> never noticed this.
> Nick Cobb
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dennis Saputelli [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> Sent: Friday, September 06, 2002 3:13 PM
> To: Protel EDA Forum
> Subject: Re: [PEDA] KLUNK! - Whats wrong with this picture.
> 
> yeah i never noticed that either (the difference in the closing 'klunk')
> but we do get it sometimes too
> 
> i wonder if this has anything to do with the 'issue' of phantom copies
> of protel still running even after it is quit
> which seems to be specific to WIN2K
> 
> (i.e., the situation where Protel shows in the task manager after it has
> been closed)
> 
> maybe the KLUNK is really trying to tell us something
> 
> i would also speculate that it *may* have something to do with 'compact
> on close' which sometimes on some systems doesn't work correctly
> 
> why doesn't someone  - :) turn off compact on close and explore this
> possible relationship to the mystery KLUNK
> 
> Dennis Saputelli
> 
> JaMi Smith wrote:
> >
> > OK . . .
> >
> > So I'll admit, I missed the Class on Protel 99 SE Basics . . .
> >
> > And I slept thru most of the Protel 99 SE 101 and 102 Classes . . .
> >
> > But gimmie a break . . .
> >
> > This one has got me baffled . . .
> >
> > So what are the two simplest functions that one can possibly perform in
> > Protel 99 SE?
> >
> > I mean the absolute simplest, most bare bones, easiest things to do in
> > Protel 99 SE.
> >
> > I mean like, are you ready for this one, START Protel 99 SE, and are you
> > ready for this one, END Protel 99 SE.
> >
> > Not too complex here, just simple stuff.
> >
> > OK . . .
> >
> > I can think of 3 ways to START Protel 99 SE (without an open database):
> >
> > 1. Double click the ICON on the Desktop.
> >
> > 2. Place the cursor over the ICON in the Desktop and press ENTER.
> >
> > 3. Navigate the START MENU and go from there.
> >
> > Nothing too complicated, nothing major, and I do not have any problems
> here,
> > I can handle everything so far.
> >
> > But now comes the problem.
> >
> > I can think of 6 ways to END Protel 99 SE (without an open database):
> >
> > 1. Click on the big "X"  ("Close") in the upper right hand corner of the
> > Application.
> >
> > 2. From the "File" menu pulldown click on "Exit".
> >
> > 3. From the Task Manager, select Protel and end it.
> >
> > 4. "Shutdown" the system.
> >
> > 5. Hit "RESET", or turn off the power switch, or simply pull the plug out
> of
> > the wall (believe it or not I have had to resort to this before when
> Protel
> > 99 SE "locks up").
> >
> > 6. Simply wait for it to "CRASH", which it always seems to do all by
> itself
> > sooner or later.
> >
> > Now I will admit that the last 4 are not normal ways of simply ENDING
> Protel
> > 99 SE, so we can eliminate them right off the bat, and simply stick with
> the
> > first 2.
> >
> > "No Brainer" . . .
> >
> > OK . . .
> >
> > So I simply START Protel 99 SE by any of the above methods, or maybe some
> > that I haven't thought of, and go from there.
> >
> > Now comes the hard part, we have Protel 99 SE up and running, with no
> > database open, in all of its glory, and we want to close it, so what do we
> > do?
> >
> > 1. We hit the big "X", and "wala!", it closes. Simple enough, I can andle
> > this. No problem here.
> >
> > 2 We go to the "File" menu pulldown, and click on "Exit", and what happens
> > now?
> >
> > Well first of all, it takes much much much much longer to END Protel 99 SE
> > this way, but now comes the real problem, on it's final exit, we get, are
> > you ready for it, a Microsoft "KLUNK! sound, you know, the "sour note"
> that
> > Microsoft gives off when you commit an error!
> >
> > Not the "Happy little Bell" that Microsoft uses to get your attention, but
> > the "KLUNK!" that it uses to say "ERROR!", or "WRONG ANSWER". or "You Blew
> > It!".
> >
> > OK . . .
> >
> > One of the two simplest functions in Protel 99 SE, and it can't even do
> this
> > without a "KLUNK!".
> >
> > It can't even do this without an "ERROR!"
> >
> > What's wrong with this picture ???
> >
> > What's wrong with this picture !!!
> >
> > OK . . .
> >
> > So maybe it's me.
> >
> > Does this happen to anyone else?
> >
> > JaMi
> 
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