"Shareware Version S2.13"
Copyright (C) 1992-1995, Sanjay Kanade
All rights Reserved.
Shareware Evaluation Copy
BEFORE YOU PROCEED
Please read the "DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY" and "LICENSE AGREEMENT" in
the accompanying text file "LICENSE.DOC". If you do not agree to terms
and conditions mentioned there then please do not use WhizNotes and
destroy all the accompanying files from your disk.
SPECIAL NOTE FOR PREVIOUS REGISTERED USERS
Please see "HOW TO APPLY THE PATCH FOR UPDATING YOUR REGD VERSION
TO V2.13" at the end of this file.
Here is a super-notepad for Windows that you would like to use all the
time. Give "WhizNotes" to your imaginative mind and see your
productivity soar as never before! WhizNotes gives you powerful
topic management facilties which aid you in thinking clearly. You can
write better, think better, and study better using WhizNotes. Use
WhizNotes to prepare documents; to make your own hypertext reference
notes; to organize your tasks; to take down random notes in meetings
and conferences; to study any subject; or simply to reorganize your
AND THAT IS NOT ALL! WhizNotes is also a Help authoring system. Turn
your WhizNote files into "WINDOWS hypertext help" easily and
Runs on Microsoft Windows 3.1 or Windows 95. For Windows help
Generation, additionally requires use of Microsoft Help Compiler
3.1 or later.
- Do you often feel overwhelmed with the bulk of information that you
have to deal with?
- Do you constantly come up with new ideas but have trouble recalling
- Do you find it difficult to reorganize your thoughts when you decide
to write up that new document you have been thinking about?
- Do you wish that you could create your very own electronic reference
notes on your favorite subjects; that too in the Windows hypertext
Well, do not blame yourself for any of these situations as they are
indeed the manifestations of your creative mind. Don't lose those
precious thoughts away! Give your imaginative mind the proper writing
tool that it deserves. Give it WhizNotes and see your productivity
soar as never before!
WhizNotes is a Windows program and requires use of Microsoft Windows
3.1 or Windows 95. Once you start using this versatile text organization
tool, you might wonder how you ever managed without it.
WhizNotes gives you powerful topic management facilties which aid
you in thinking clearly. You can write better, think better, and
study better using WhizNotes.
This is not all. WhizNotes is also a Help authoring system and allows
you to create Windows hypertext help easily and effortlessly. All you
need is the Microsoft Help compiler, and WhizNotes will do it for you.
Best of all, you do not need any other RTF editor to create help !
Find out much more about what WhizNotes can do for you. Install it
using the SETUP program provided with it. Then run it, and you are
ready to go. Select menu item Help-Contents to look at the online
documentation. You will also find information on what is new in the
HARDWARE/SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS :
WhizNotes runs on IBM compatibles and requires the use of Microsoft
Windows 3.1 or Windows 95. For Windows help Generation, it additionally
requires use of Microsoft Help Compiler 3.1 or later.
1. Run the Setup program provided with WhizNotes: From File menu in
the Windows Program Manager, choose Run and enter the full path
name of the Setup program in this directory. Click OK.
3. Enter your name and other information as desired then push "Proceed
4. Follow the prompts till the "Installation Complete" message appears.
Setup will add a WhizNotes group and icon in the program manager. By
default, WhizNotes will be installed in the directory C:\WHIZNOTS, but
Setup allows you to change it.
USE ONLINE HELP FOR GETTING STARTED WITH WHIZNOTES
Once you have installed WhizNotes, run it by double-clicking on the
program icon which is added to the Program Mangager. If you are using
WhizNotes for the first time, you are advised to make use of the
Online Help. Please look at WhizNotes Help by selecting menu item
Help-Contents. Then look at "Introduction", "Quick start tutorial" and
other interesting topics. If you have used WhizNotes before
then you may want to look at the topic "What is New in this Version" in
the Online Help.
Start using WhizNotes and explore the Online Help as you go.
PLEASE REGISTER TO SUPPORT THE AUTHOR
WhizNotes is a Shareware program. That means you are expected to pay a
registration fee to the author in order to continue using this
software beyond the initial trial period of thirty days. Remember, the
author is not compensated for his efforts if you do not register.
With your support, it is possible for the author to continue providing
enhancements for WhizNotes and to provide other quality software in
future at affordable prices.
Please see the accompanying file 'REGISTER.DOC' to see what you get
with the registered version.
HOW TO REGISTER
Please see the accompanying file 'ORDER.DOC' for pricing and ordering
If you are not satisfied with WhizNotes registered Version for any
reason, you can return it within 30 days for a full refund.
LIST OF FILES (in shareware package)
WHIZNOTE.EX_ - The uninstalled EXE file for WhizNotes
SETUP.EXE - Installs WhizNotes on your system when you run
it under Windows 3.1 or later.
WZUTILS.DLL - WhizNotes DLL.
WHIZNOTS.HL_ - The Help file for WhizNotes. (compressed)
BWCC.DL_ - Borland's Custom Control DLL, being used by
WhizNotes ( compressed )
README.TXT - This File
LICENSE.DOC - Disclaimer of Warranty
REGISTER.DOC - Detailed information on Registration Benefits
ORDER.DOC - Order Form to order registered version
VENDOR.DOC - Instructions for Shareware Vendors / Sysops
FILE_ID.DIZ - Short description for certain BBSs
VENDINFO.DIZ - New format standard vendor information created
by ASP approved VENDINFO software.
SAMPLHLP.WZ_ - Sample WZN file to demonstrate Help Generation
WHIZINTR.WZ_ - Introductory WZN file used by WhizNotes on
first time startup. (compressed)
WHIZNOTE.REC - Recorder file to ease entry of statements.
AVEXTRA.TXT - For internal use
UUDEC.EXE - Richard Mark's uudecode program by which non-
Compuserve users will be able to receive bug
PATCH.EXE - Patch program for bug fixes.
WZLOCATE.EXE - Tool to locate a hex-location in the RTF file
for diagnosing help compiler errors.
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DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY
THIS SOFTWARE (including instructions for its use) IS PROVIDED "AS IS"
WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. THE AUTHOR DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES
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PRODUCTION, OR DELIVERY OF THE SOFTWARE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES
WHATSOEVER (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF
BUSINESS PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION,
OR OTHER PECUNIARY LOSS) ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE
THE SOFTWARE OR DOCUMENTATION, EVEN IF THE AUTHOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF
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LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES EVER EXCEED THE PRICE PAID FOR THE LICENSE
TO USE THE SOFTWARE, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF CLAIM.
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consequential or incidental damages, so the above limitation may not
apply to you.
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successors, administrators, heirs and assigns. Any action or
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HOW TO APPLY THE PATCH FOR UPDATING YOUR REGD VERSION TO V2.13
Just run the SETUP program supplied with this shareware version as
if you were installing the shareware version. It will automatically
recognize and update your registered version to V2.13. If it fails
to recognize your registered version then please reinstall your
registered version from disk and run it "at least once" before trying
the SETUP again. In case of problem, please contact the author:
Sanjay Kanade CIS: 71303,20
or INTERNET:[email protected]