|ABC of SuperMemo|
SuperMemo will help you learn faster!
There are only two operations that you have to learn:
The ABC of SuperMemo is:
Frequently Asked Questions
Good answers should be scored Pass
You can add pictures to your items
You can change the size of the question and answer windows
You can edit the font used with your elements
You can keep different fonts in the question and answer fields
Writing advanced collections is easy!
Gaval, USA, Oct 16, 2000)
What is the meaning of grade buttons: Bright, Good, Pass, Fail, etc.
Bright, Good and Pass are used to indicate that you remember. Fail or less indicates forgetting.
For more details, pause the mouse button over each button. See also this explanation: Repetitions in SuperMemo
Smithson, USA, Feb 24, 1998)
How do I put pictures into the answer part?
After adding an image component to your item (e.g. by pasting a picture with Shift+Ins from the clipboard), check Answer on the image component pop-up menu
Milikic, Slovenia, Nov 27, 1999)
Is there a quick guide to build collections such as Advanced English? I have the hierarchy and contents on paper
See: User's Guide. The most important things to learn in the beginning are:
How can I change the position of the question field on the screen?
Alt-click the question twice. It will become draggable. Alternatively, you can choose Dragging mode on the question's pop-up menu or on the element pop-up menu (in the latter case, all components will become draggable). If you want to change this position globally (i.e. in all elements in your collection), you should use templates. See: Using templates
Fosnot, USA, Nov 23, 1998)
How can I quickly increase the size of the font used in questions and answers?
There are the following options:
Horloza, Poland, June 3, 1997)
How can I keep different fonts for the question and the answer component in SuperMemo?
The fastest way is:
Now your new template with new fonts will be used each time you add a new item