Change defaults of the "Show" drop-down list on the Specifications window

Modified on: 2017-08-04 11:01:09 -0400

WARNING: Incorrectly editing your registry settings can cause your computer to malfunction or make it inoperable.

This article relates to Design Manager Pro 7 desktop only.

(Excludes Online or Cloud versions of DM Pro 7)

There is a setting you can make in the registry of the operating system that will cause the Specification Window’s “Show” to default to “Active”, “Inactive”, “Complete”, or “All”.

The following key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\VB and VBA Program Settings\Design Manager Pro 7.0\SystemProperties\ProjSpecShowDefault

needs to have its data value set to:


For “Active”


For “Inactive”


For “Complete”


For “All”

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