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Creating and saving project templates
UNICOM Intelligence Author comes with a number of templates that you can base new questionnaires on. The templates (stored as .ptz files) are organized into a number of folders.
Creating a new questionnaire from a template
1 From the menu, click File > New, or press Ctrl+N.
The Select Project Template dialog appears. It lists the available template folders.
2 Select the required folder. The right side of the dialog displays the templates that are in that folder.
3 Click the template you want to use, and then click Select.
Saving a questionnaire as a project template
1 From the menu, click File > Save As, or press Alt+F, A.
2 In the Save As dialog, navigate to the folder where you want to save the questionnaire as a template.
3 Select the .ptz file extension.
4 Type a name for the file, and then click Save.
Editing an existing project template
1 From the menu, click File > Open, or press Ctrl+O.
2 In the Open dialog, select the .ptz file extension, and then navigate to the folder where your templates are held.
3 Click the template you want to edit, and then click Open.
4 Edit and save the file in the normal way.
See also
Working with unzipped project templates
Opening questionnaire files