This documentation refers to PhraseExpress v17 beta. The documentation for the production version 16 is available here.


To configure PhraseExpress, right-click the PhraseExpress tray icon and select Program settings.

Alternatively, click the tray icon while holding the ALT -key.

The program settings may not be accessible if it is intentionally restricted to prevent operating errors:

  • The PhraseExpress configuration file config.xml is write-protected.
  • PhraseExpress has been launched with the command-line parameter -nosettings.
  • Permission to access settings is excluded in the PhraseExpress (SQL) Client Manager (no checkmark in column "S") .

Setting profiles

PhraseExpress client program settings are stored in a single XML configuration file with the default name "config.xml". In the settings dialog, you can reset settings, load another configuration file or export the current client configuration into a configuration file:

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