All menus in Photo Mechanic follow certain conventions: A single menu item will directly execute a command e.g. Close. A menu item followed by an ellipsis (...) will bring up a dialog box with more options. A menu item with a small triangle to the right leads to a submenu with further choices.
[SCREENSHOT file menu]
New Window: Opens a copy of Photo Mechanic in a new window. Contact Sheet tabs may be moved between open Windows simply by dragging them from one window to another.
New Contact Sheet Tab...: Opens a new tab in the current Window.
Open contact sheet...: Choose a folder of images to be browsed.
Open Recent...: Choose from a list of recently opened contact sheets.
Close Window: Close currently displayed Contact Sheet Window.
Close Contact Sheet Tab: Close the current Contact Sheet tab.
Ingest...: Opens the Ingest dialog to copy images from external sources like CF cards.
Live Ingest...: Opens the Live Ingest dialog. Live Slide Show: Opens the Live Slide Show dialog.
Remember Folders as a Favorite...: This command is only active when the current Contact Sheet tab is browsing multiple folders. When used, this command ‘remembers’ the set of folders as a Favorite in the Favorites panel.
Rename Photos...: Renames selected photos. Copy/Move Photos...: Copies or moves selected photos to a new destination, photos can be renamed and IPTC Stationery can be applied.
Delete Photos...: Deletes selected photos from computer by moving them to the Trash or deleting them immediately. There is an optional confirmation dialog for this operation.
Save Photos as...: Saves photos in a variety of ways, with options for resizing, cropping, compressing and renaming. Burn Photos to Disc...: Burn images to CD or DVD.
Send Photos via email...: Send selected images by email, with resizing, compression and renaming options.
FTP Photos as...: Transmits images by File Transfer Protocol to a remote server via the Internet. There are options for sizing, compressing and renaming.
Upload: Sends images to your online accounts. There are options for sizing, compressing and renaming.
Export: Opens the Export dialog for HTML Web page creation or Text and XMP Exports.
Import GPS Coordinates...: Opens the Import GPS Coordinates dialog and allows you to import supported GPS log file formats onto your photos.
Page Setup...: Set up your printer for making Contact Sheets or Proofs.
Print...: Prints selected images as either a contact sheet view or a series of individual proofs. There are full layout and captioning options based on variables.