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Menu: File > Save


Default Shortcut Key: Ctrl+S


Macro function: Save()


The Save command is used to write the contents of the current file to disk. If the file being edited is a new file with a temporary untitled name, the Save As command will be performed automatically so that a name can be provided.  The Save command will be disabled when there are no changes in the current file that need to be saved.


bm2If the Save command is issued while text is selected, a dialog box can appear to get the name of the file to which the selected text should be saved.  This option is off by default, but can be enabled on the Configure | Preferences | File I/O options page.  The option is titled File Save performs Save Selection As, when text is selected. This option page also contains other configuration options which relate to saving files.