The menu bar provides access to basic commands when working with scenes.

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File

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The "File" menu contains commands for dealing with scene files:

New

Creates a new scene file (the shortcut is Ctrl+N)

Open

Invokes a dialog for choosing the scene file to open (the shortcut is Ctrl+O)

Save

Saves the current scene (the shortcut is Ctrl+S)

Save As

Saves the current scene with a specified name

Render to File

Converts the current scene to the video file (AVI)

Recent Files

Provides a list of recently closed files

Exit

Closes the application

Edit

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The "Edit" menu contains commands for editing the scene:

Undo

Undoes the previously done action (the shortcut is Ctrl+Z)

Redo

Redoes the action that was previously undone (the shortcut is Ctrl+Y)

Preferences

Launches the preferences dialog, which allows user to define the autosave interval (from 0 to 30 minutes):
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Layouts

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The "Layouts" menu contains commands for dealing with the scene layouts:

Switch to layout

Switches to any layout added to the current scene

Add new layout

Adds a new layout of the given TV format to the current scene

Delete current layout

Deletes the current layout

Help

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The "Help" menu gives you access to the Cinegy Type product information.

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