QAP 101: What should I know about Quick Access Popup before I start (and can’t stop) using it?

VIDEOS > Quick Access Popup – Quick Introduction ( 5 min.) > Quick Access Popup Installation Demo (11 min.) > First steps with Quick Access Popup (13 min.) When you run it, Quick Access Popup (QAP) adds an icon in the Notification Area and awaits your orders. When you want to open a frequently used folder, launch an application or work […]

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Can I sort the favorites in my menu?

Yes. There are two approaches to sort sort favorites in a menu: you can sort them on demand or have them sorted automatically. Sort on demand In the Customize window, open the menu that you want to sort and click the Sort button on the left side of the window. This opens a popup menu when you can select the sort criteria. Selecting the […]

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Can I search inside my favorites?

Yes, you can filter the favorites by keywords. As you add favorites to your main menu and your submenus, it can become tricky to find the favorite you want to edit. In addition to easing favorites edition, this tool also gives you a global view of your favorites, allowing to eliminate unwanted duplicates or to better organize your menu. Using […]

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How do I open the QAP Customize window?

The Customize window is where you make Quick Access Popup work for you by managing your favorites. It is also where you can access various options and tools using the QAP menu bar. On new installations, the Customize window is open automatically when you launch QAP. If, after you customized your QAP menu, you prefer this window to open only on demand, […]

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How can I gather numerous favorites in a clutter-free popup menu?

If your QAP menu gets too long, divide and conquer! Group your favorites by types, subjects or projects in submenus. To add a submenu, in the Customize window, click the Add button and, in the Add Favorite Type dialog box, select the Submenu radio button. In the Basic Settings window, give your submenu a name. And, optionnaly, enable the Sort menu automatically and select the sort criteria. In the […]

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Can I copy a favorite with all its settings?

Yes. In the Customize window, you can copy favorites of types Folder, Document, Application, Special Folder, Link, Snippet, FTP and QAP Feature. The Menus and Groups cannot be copied. To copy a favorite, select it and click the Copy button or hit Control + Y. Rename the new favorite or select another submenu using the Menu Options tab.   You can copy multiple favorites in one click. Select the favorites […]

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QAP is running but my Settings window or my Edit Favorite windows are not visible. What happened?

This page relates only to QAP releases before v9.4. Each time you exit Quick Access Popup, the position of the Settings window or the Edit Favorite dialog box are saved in the settings file and restored the next time you open them. The most probable explanation for these windows to “disappear” is that the configuration of screen configuration changed and that […]

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