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Options screen

To access this screen, select Options from Motty's right-click menu.

The different checkboxes alter Motty's behaviour in the following way:

Run on start-up

  • If you check this box, Motty will automatically start whenever you start your computer. This is only advisable for users with a permanent internet connection.
  • If you do not check this box, you will need to start Motty every time you want to use him, perhaps after you have connected to the internet.

    Move Motty around

  • If you check this box you can move Motty around the desktop.
  • If you do not check this box then Motty cannot be dragged around the screen.

    Follow live action

  • If you check this box Motty will pick up live score and other updates.
  • If you do not check this box then Motty will not react to live action, even when connected to the internet.

    Football news updates

  • If you check this box Motty will receive the latest football news from BBC Sport Online.
  • If you do not check this box then Motty will not react to news stories, even when connected to the internet.

    Receive Motty's Messages

  • If you check this box Motty will receive updates and information from BBC Sport at the top of the Football News tab of the bubble.
  • If you do not check this box then Motty will not react to these messages, even when connected to the internet.

    Show help on start-up

  • If you check this box you will see the basic help INTRODUCTION box when you start up Motty.
  • If you do not check this box then Motty will start up without the INTRODUCTION box.
  • You can also switch this option off from the box itself.

    Sound

  • ON and OFF simply switches Motty's sounds on and off.

    Location

  • ON TOP OF OTHER WINDOWS means that Motty sits in front of any other windows or applications you have open on your computer.
  • BEHIND OTHER WINDOWS means that Motty continues to operate as normal but cannot be seen if you have another window open on your desktop.
  • This is subject to the SOUND being ON or OFF or Motty being Minimised or not.

  • INTRODUCTION TO MINI MOTTY
    Download page
    What is Mini Motty?
    Who is Motty?
    MINI MOTTY ONLINE HELP
    Basic operation
    How to follow live action
    How to receive football news
    Selecting a team
    Options screen
    Playing and stopping the actions
    Switching off sound
    Playing Keepy-Uppy
    Minimise
    Proxy settings
    Sending feedback to BBC Sport
    E-mail services | Sport on mobiles/PDAs | Headlines for your site

    MMIX

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