Duplicate Content Checker User's manual

 
1. Installation/Un-Installation Guidelines

1.1. System Requirements

1.2. Installation Guidelines

1.3. Un-installation Guidelines

1.4. License Upgrade

 

2. Registration / Licenses

2.1. Registration Steps

 

3. How To Scan & Remove Duplicates?

3.1. Application Basic Layout

3.2. Article Compare View page Layout

3.3. Removing Duplicates Articles

3.4. Delete a group of duplicate articles

3.5. Saving a group of articles after compare duplicate

 

 

1. Installation/Un-Installation Guidelines

 

 

1.1. System Requirements

 

Hardware:

1. CPU – Minimum 512MHz

2. RAM – 512 MB

 

Software:

1. Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7/ Windows Vista or Windows XP (Service Pack 1 or grater)

2. The application requires a minimum screen resolution of 1024x768 pixels.

3.The application also requires the Microsoft .Net Framework 4.0 or above installed to run.

 

1.2. Installation Guidelines

 

Since this is portable application, directly download it and click it to run, no need any installation process.

 

1.3. Un-installation Guidelines

Since this is portable application, directly delete the exe file from your hard disk if you want to remove it from your system, no need any un-installation process.

 

1.4. Upgrading the License

At any point of time, end user can upgrade the license. License up-gradation page will be opened by clicking Upgrade button

Refer the license terms / conditions and Registration page for more details.

 

 

 

2. Registration / Licenses

 

2.1. Registration Steps

Step 1: Start the Duplicate Content Checker application by click the DuplicateContentChecker.exe.

Step 2: By default you are provided with a free function limitation of the application.

To remove the time restrictions you must purchase a license key from

http://www.contentduplicatechecker.com/upgrade

Step 3: To purchase a software licence click on the Upgrade button, this will direct you to the product order website.

After purchasing a licence you will be emailed a product key, which you must use in the following stages.

Step 4: Click the Upgrade Button on main window.

Step 5: Paste your license key and click Activate.

 

 

3. How To Scan & Remove Duplicates?

 

3.1. Application Basic layout

 

Layout Description

Articles List – Load your articles from hard disk which you want to compare by click the Loading Article File button, please note the article file format is only .txt file. After loaded tick the Select All box or manually check which one you want to compare from the article list.

Remove Article and Reload – user can remove the Alice from currently list, select which one or select all then click the Remove Articles Button. Then click the Load your article files button to reload it.

Feature Specific Compare Options – This contains various options required for particular compare feature. Options can vary based on the compare feature selected.

Master Compare start Button – After selecting the target files for compare and setting the compare options, user can initiate the compare by clicking the Compare button.

Compare View start Button – After compare done, click this button to open the articles pair view window to show which part are duplicate.

Delete Duplicate Articles Pairs Button – Setting the similarity ratio on the right box of the button then click the button will delete all article pairs the ratio greater than the setting ratio. The default ratio is 50%.

Output Duplicate Articles Button – Want to output the articles the similarity ratio less than the setting, click the button, please note you can change the default ratio setting.

Compare Result Tab – After the compare done, the result of the duplicate ratio of each article pair will display on this part.

Features and Functionality Tab – This tabs the set of features available for the user to work. Highlight is shown for the feature which is active now. Based on the license terms and conditions, these feature tabs may get deactivated.

Application Minimum / Maximize Button – Application can be minimized, maximized and closed by using these buttons.

 

3.2. Article Compare View page Layout

 

Layout Description

Features and Functionality Tab – Save current article text updated, Delete current article from hard disk, go back to previous one article or next one article.

Application Minimum / Maximize Button – Application can be minimized, maximized and closed by using these buttons.

Article number, path and file name – Display the current article number of the list and file location in your hard disk and article real file name.

Same text base on compare setting – Red color indicate the same text on both side articles. It base on your compare setting.

 

 

 

3.3. Removing Duplicates Articles

 

On completing the compare process, following result page will appear which prompt the user how many percent of the similarity of the across two articles.

Double click one ratio on the above page will open the following view page, which user can review edit or remove the duplicate article by click the Delete button, then the program will prompt a alarm ask user double confirm if really want to delete this article from hard disk.

 

3.4. Delete a group of duplicate articles – If user want to delete a amount of duplicate articles, setting the similarity ratio and then click the Delete button, the program will prompt a double confirm ask you really want to delete how many articles, click the Ok button will delete from hard disk.

 

 

3.5. Saving a group of articles after compare duplicate

User can save a group of articles after the compare results by clicking the “Save As” button in the main window page, please note should be setting the Similarity ratio before Save action, the default setting is 50%, means only less than 50% similarity articles will be saved in your hard disk.,