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Version 4

System Settings

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System Settings


Is editable in Options*


All users
All users of this computer can use myPractice. Set at initial install.
Backup Location
Network or Local path for database and document backups
Charts - Include "other" values in Top "N"
Include "other" values in any analysis chart. E.g. show the top 4 values then group the rest into "Other"
Charts - Show Legend in Stats Charts
Display the Chart legend in the Client Analysis charts
Check for Updates on Start Up
Check the myPractice website for any updated when the program starts. If an update is found a notification message is displayed.
Country of the Practice. Set when myPractice is installed. Determines the postcodes installed.
Country Code
Two digit ISO country code
Dictionary File Location
Path to the dictionary location
Do Not Prompt to backup on Shutdown
Do not prompt the user to backup on Shutdown. Default = False
Enable Scanner Logging
Log all scanner events. Default = False
Include Email Address in Error Reports
Include the users email address in any error reports sent to myPractice.
Install Location
The location where myPractice.exe resides for this installation. Set when mypractice is installed.
Last Backup date/time
Date and Time that mypractice was last backed up on this computer.
Notification Sound
The notification sound that is played when a pop-up message is delivered.
Practice Name
The name of the practice. Used when merging Letter, Invoices and Reminders.
Practice Type
Type of practice. Selected on install and determines the Client Details layout installed.
1 = Dietitian
2 = Diabetes Educator
3 = Exercise Physiologist
4 = Physiotherapist
5 = Psychologist
6 = Cosmetic Surgeon
7 = Massage Therapist
8 = Speech Pathologist
9 = Chiropractor
12 = ATAPS Psychologist
Psychology Module - Diet Calculation On
If set to True then Dietary Calculations like BMI are included on the Psychologist layout
Run Startup Wizard
Show the Startup Wizard when starting the program
Scanner name
Selected Scanner used when adding documents to a Client File. Set during the Add Document process.
Send Error report
Sedn an Error Report to the myPractice team if an error occurs. Default = True.
Show Top "N" in Charts
Set the Top "N" number to display in charts, e.g. Top 10 or Top 5
Changes the visual colour of the application
Use personal Client layout
Use the personal layout (ClientDetailsLayout.xml) or use the Practice layout (PracticeDetailsLayout.xml) stored in the Network Documents folder.
User Current Location
The nmber of the Location the User has selected on the Main Screen. Used when creating new appointments and in Secure Messaging.
User Files
The default location where user files are kept. This is usually Public\Documents\myPractice or myPracticebackup.
* Some settings that are stored in MPSettings are editable from System > Options in the myPractice User Interface.