The General tab is displayed by default when opening the "Design Studio Settings" window from "Settings" in the menu bar. With this tab, you can choose the general user settings for Design Studio.
The table below explains the different options of the General tab.
|When switching to Design Studio||
What to display when switching to Design Studio.
|Maximum number of recent projects||Maximum number of recently open projects that can be listed in the local history. To access that list, select: File > Recent Projects.|
|Maximum number of recent files||Maximum number of recently open files that can be listed in the local history. To access that list, select: File > Recent Files.|
|Reopen projects on startup||If checked, recently open projects are reopen when starting Design Studio.|
|Show welcome screen at startup||If checked, the welcome screen is displayed when starting Design Studio.|
|Create backup files||If checked, a backup file is generated each time a saved file is modified. A tilde symbol (~) is added at the end of the name of a backup file.|