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How to configure your Quit Meter for chewing tobacco

We've received a number of requests from tobacco chewers for a meter which specifically supports their efforts. In particular, the removal of references to cigarettes and smoking. We will be accommodating this request fully in a later release of SilkQuit. In the meantime, the following instructions can be used to configure SilkQuit for tobacco chewers.

Step 1: Change your taskbar settings

a) Bring up SilkQuit's main window and click on the Change Quit Details button.

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b) In the "Taskbar Display Settings" group, check the items "Show seconds" and "Show amount saved". Uncheck the items "Show cigarettes not smoked" and "Show life saved".

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Step 2: Change your hot-paste TaurusScript

By default, SilkQuit includes cigarettes not smoked and life saved in your hot-paste text. If you press CTRL = you'll see something like the following appear;

Nine years, eleven months, four weeks, 10 hours, 55 minutes and 26 seconds. 109483 cigarettes not smoked, saving $53,647.60. Life saved: 1 year, 2 weeks, 2 days, 3 hours, 35 minutes.

We're going to modify this text by removing references to cigarettes not smoked and life saved.

Nine years, eleven months, four weeks, 10 hours, 55 minutes and 26 seconds. Saving $53,647.60.

a) In the "Hot-Paste Options" group, click on the Edit Primary button.

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The Hot-Paste Editor dialog will now be displayed. At the top is the editor control which will contain the default TaurusScript used to form your hot-paste text.

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Simply replace all of this text with the following TaurusScript:

{^{*{>{A}{*{-Y} year{#Yl}, }{*{-M} month{#Ml}, }{*{-W} week{#Wl}, }{*{-D} day{#Dl}, }{1}{*{-h} hour{#hl}, }{+m} minute{#ml} and {+s} second{#sl}.} Saving {+$}.}}

 

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Save the change by clicking on the "Save Hot-Paste Text" button.