General settings


From here you can set the behavior and appearance of HDD Guardian.

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Available options are divided in five areas.

Startup
Run with Windows: if HDD Guardian is run without administration rights create into Windows "Startup" menu a shortcut to the program, which allow to automatically run HDD Guardian when the user log into their Windows account; instead, if HDD Guardian is run with administration rigts create into Windows Scheduler a planner operation that allow to run it at the user log in keeping administrations rights.
Start minimized: the program starts minimized in the taskbar of Windows.

Behavior
Minimize on tray: when the program is minimized disappear from the taskbar and is placed an icon into the tray area.
Close on tray: instead of closing HDD Guardian, it went minimized into the tray area.
Always show tray icon: always displays the icon into the tray area, even if the program is not minimized.
Confirm on exit: ask a confirm when user exits the program.
Remember window size: HDD Guardian remember his window size when you exit from the application.
Display tray icons info panel: when HDD Guardian is minimized is possible to display an information panel moving the mouse across devices tray icons. For more informations see also Tray icons page.

Updates
Check for updates: try to find if a new version of HDD Guardian is available.
Check for language updates: try to find if a new version of the current selected language or if exist a translation for your country.

Temperatures
Show temperatures in Fahrenheit: switch from Celsius to Fahrenheit temperatures displayed into the devices list, the main screen and also into the tray icons.

Debug
Display debug events in main window: this option allow to display the Debug section on the main window.

Last edited Jul 31, 2016 at 10:12 AM by Eruestan, version 4