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Save imported images in the plan

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Hi,

 

Does anybody know if there is an option to automatically save all imported images in the plan without having to remember to check the 'save in plan' checkbox? 

 

At the moment, it's a checkbox option at import [or a setting that can be changed after] e.g. its set to not save in the plan as default on import. The problem is that in my workflow, many images that I add to a plan as supporting files are kept in a local download folder that I regularly clear out. You know the routine, quick search on the internet, locate picture, throw into the plan and move on etc. It's something I might do hundreds of times a week when every second counts. It's often the case that supporting images are not always resources that you want to necessarily permanently keep on the server. Occasionally, when I open a plan, if I have forgotten to save an image in plan, the missing image resource is lost and I have to find it again [or not] on the web. Interestingly, images that are copied and pasted in are automatically saved in the plan.

 

Somebody tell me that there is a secret place buried or hidden in plain sight that makes 'save in plan' by default? Many thanks to the community.

 

George

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Solver, many thanks for the link and prompt reply, looks like this is a unnecessary hassle for many of us. Looks like and easy fix for Chief developers. Little things like this just interrupt the workflow. Here's hoping in X10.

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I have been harping on this issue for 12 years

 

and CA has yet to fix this simple issue :(

 

don't hold your breath

 

Lew

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