Today when you use the "Note from file" the start directory is the wrokspace/work directory, instead of the directory set in the pro_note_dir.
To get the pro_note_dir you have to click on the "Note text Directory" folder under common folder to get to it.
99% of the time you whant a note from the directoy not a note saved only in the workspace.
Therfor the "Note from file" should start up in the pro_note_dir.
I spent quite a while trying to figure this out as I thought that's what this config setting did...
Combine this with an another idea for an additional external 'Note from File' command (not contained within the Format tab after creating a note) and it will go from being quite difficult to add standard notes to very easy.
The current process is
Proposed Optimized Method:
Proposed Additional Placement Options to make Mapkeys work well with 'Note from File' placement:
Side note: I use the current Note>Note from File command so please do not remove this functionality. I use this to make dynamic cell data become static text with mapkeys (or PTC could add a button to make data static...) or add standard notes to selected cells.
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