Contents of the README.TXT file
MORE CONTROL v2.0a -
More Control allows you to access many of
those settings that Microsoft did not include
in the Control Panel. Change the font used to
display icon titles, the vertical spacing of
icons, the color of the hypertext used by
Windows help plus many other settings. Add
any program desired into the Control Panel.
Installs into Control Panel for easy access.
From Sloop Software $12.50More Control, version 2.0a by Sloop Software
(c)Copyright 1993 Sloop Software a member of the ASP
REQUIRES WINDOWS 3.1
More Control allows you to quickly and easily access many of those
settings in WIN.INI and SYSTEM.INI that Microsoft did not see fit to
include in the Control Panel dialogs. Easily change the colors used
by the Windows help engine in displaying hypertext, the alignment of
drop down menus, the vertical spacing between icons, the font used to
display icon titles plus many other settings. Also, an easy to use
ini file editor is included as part of More Control.
Now includes CP Add-In. This CP module allows you to add any program
you want to the Control Panel dialog.
Run install.exe for automatic installation.
Or, for manual install, perform the following:
1. Copy the files morecon.cpl, cpaddin.cpl and mcspin.dll to your
Windows SYSTEM directory.
2. Copy the files morecon.hlp and setfont.exe to your Windows directory.
That's it. From now on, when you run the Control Panel you should
have an additional icon in the Control Panel window labeled More Control
which will allow you to access the program. You will also have an icon
for the CP Add-In program. The online help gives full details on both
For more information on the Windows settings affected by More Control
see the files winini.wri and sysini.wri in your Windows directory. Also,
refer to the Windows Resource Kit available from Microsoft.
To uninstall More Control simply delete the files mentioned above. Note
that uninstalling More Control will NOT return your system settings to
their state before using More Control. There will also be a section
labeled [More Control] in win.ini that may be deleted.
Note that this is a shareware program. As such, you may use it on a trial
basis for thirty days. After this time, the program should be registered
if it is continued to be used. The cost is $12.50. For a disk with the
latest version add an extra $2 shipping. The fee is payable to:
6457 Mesedge Lane
Colorado Springs, CO 80919
(719) 260-0433 voice/fax
Be sure and specify your name, address, name of the program and where
you obtained the program when registering. VISA and Mastercard accepted.
Please, check or money orders in US funds drawn on US banks only. Print
out orderfrm.txt for an order form. After registering you will receive a
letter giving you your registration code to eliminate the registration
You may also register using SWREG on CompuServe; ID 945 (More Control)
or 947 (More Control/ICL Builder Package).
In Europe, contact:
32, rue des Frieres
Telephone 87 30 85 57
Price: 110 FF
Direct any comments to the above address or email to CompuServe
(id 72540,144), Internet (id [email protected]) or America Online
(id Sloop Soft). Customer support is available to registered users and
to unregistered users during their trial period.
Files on disk:
MORECON.CPL - More Control Control Panel file
MORECON.EXE - More Control exe file for standalone use
MORECON.HLP - More Control help file
CPADDIN.CPL - CP Add-In module
SETFONT.EXE - used to set the icon title font
MCSPIN.DLL - spin button dll (required by MC)
INSTALL.EXE - install program
METER.DLL - dll for install
SETUP.INF - setup information
README.TXT - this file
ORDERFRM.TXT - order form
LICENSE.TXT - license information
VENDOR.DOC - shareware vendor information
FILE_ID.DIZ - vendor description file
CEOPRESS.TXT - information on CEO:Desktop Manager
This program is produced by a member of the Association of Shareware
Professionals (ASP). ASP wants to make sure that the shareware principle
works for you. If you are unable to resolve a shareware-related problem
with an ASP member by contacting the member directly, ASP may be able to
help. The ASP Ombudsman can help you resolve a dispute or problem with an
ASP member, but does not provide technical support for members' products.
Please write to the ASP Ombudsman at 545 Grover Road, Muskegon, MI 49442
or send a CompuServe message via CompuServe Mail to ASP Ombudsman,
If you are unable to get the More Control icon to appear in the Control
Panel, morecon.exe is provided. This file lets you run More Control
just like a normal application. Please do let us know if you are unable
to get the icon to appear so we can try and track down the problem.
05/24/93 Fixed problem with getting the chosen icon font to show up
in Program Manager groups.
06/07/93 Fixed VGA dialog display. Added CP Add-In module.
08/23/93 Add auto-backup for ini file editor. Corrected bug in ini
editor when opening files. Added install program.