Contents - Index
Tab-List Tools Main Window
The Tab-List Tools program-window is split into 3 main regions:
Upper-left: The program 'Workspace', where you will open, create, and edit your tab-indented lists.
Upper-right: The 'Extensions' area, where there are a number of facilities useful whilst working on your lists:
Bottom: The 'Tools' area for the program, with tabs that lead you to all of the main processing tasks:
Errors - Check the Status of a page in the Workspace. Search for and identify errors.
Hierarchy - Examine and step-through the hierarchy of a tab-indented list.
Bookmarks - Create and identify Bookmarks for any line in your list. Add comments to any line.
Text Process - Select text in many different ways, then change case, add or delete characters & indents.
Edit - Adjust whitespace, add indent sections, sub-divide list alphabetically, fix positions.
Duplicates - Find and step-through tab-indented list duplicates by group and by individual duplicate.
Sort - Sort a tab-indented list by local PC settings or choose specific Culture settings.
Compare - Compare two tab-indented lists, step-through results, and output differences.
Search/Replace - Search and Replace text within an existing Workspace page.
Convert - Convert a tab-indented list to FlatFile, CSV, or SQL data-formats.
Testing - Use supplied lists to test the program and learn more about the tab-indented format.
In addition, there is a Menu-Bar along the top of the screen, and a Status-Bar along the bottom of the screen.