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    Preference section 'Visual'

    In order to view all preferences in this section, use the following SQL:

    SELECT * FROM UserPreference WHERE prefsection='Visual'

    Visual effects - these don't affect the functionality of the client, but how information is presented to the user in the client.

    AcademicTitle
    Use academic title for persons. (Default = NO)
    Control type: Bool, access: Admin, Admin users, Wizard
    AnimatePanels
    Enables animation when switching screens
    Control type: Bool, access: Wizard
    CalendarPos
    Where should the calendar appear in SIX. 0 = at the top of the Navigator or 1 = in the top right-hand corner. (Default = 1)
    Control type: Bool, access: Wizard
    FilterCompletedFromTodo
    Filter: Removes completed activities from the checklist
    Control type: Bool, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    FilterShowRedLimit
    Percentage below which 'Shows x out of y' is red in archives (Default = 10)
    Control type: Number, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    FilterShowYellowLimit
    Percentage below which 'Shows x out of y' is yellow in archives (Default = 40)
    Control type: Number, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    FrameType
    Which frame type to use in edit fields
    Control type: Text, access: Wizard
    HistorySize
    The maximum number of elements in a history list
    Control type: Number, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    JpegQuality
    Quality parameter for JPEG compression of stored images, from 0 to 100; 100 is best, default is 40. Setting high values will result in sharper images, at the cost of storage space in the database and loading times.
    Control type: Number, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    MonitorLight
    Status images are processed to make them seem transparent. This parameter controls how much the light level is increased from a normalized starting point. Higher values will result in lighter images, possibly resulting in loss of detail. Default is 80.
    Control type: Number, access: Admin, Admin users, Wizard
    ShowNotepad
    Should the Notepad be displayed when SIX is started? (Default = NO)
    Control type: Bool, access: Admin, Admin users, Wizard
    SundayFirstDay
    Display Sunday as the first day of the week in the calendar and diary. (Default = NO, meaning that Monday will be used as the first day of the week.)
    Control type: Bool, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard
    Tooltips
    Turn tooltips on or off
    Control type: Bool, access: Admin, Crm, Admin users, Wizard