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Timeslips offers command line parameters for convenience when starting the program. To use a command line parameter, add it to the command line of the icon that launches Timeslips.

The following command line parameters are available:


  • Function: Opens the specified database, regardless of the last database opened in the previous Timeslips session.
  • Syntax: "<Path to Timeslips.exe>"<space>"DB:<Path to Database>"
  • Example: "C:⧵Program Files⧵Timeslips⧵Timeslip.exe" "DB:C:⧵Program Files⧵Timeslips⧵data01⧵Main.db"


  • Function:       Defines the Timeslips preferences file (*.prf) that you want to use.
  • Syntax:       "<Path to Timeslips.exe>"<space>"PERS:<path to Timeslips preference file>"
  • Example:       "C:⧵Program Files⧵Timeslips⧵Timeslip.exe" "PERS:C:⧵MyPrefs.prf"


These recommendations work with the following versions:


1. Sage Timeslips 2020 Support

2. Timeslips 2020 support

3. Sage Timeslips 2019 Support

4. Timeslips 2019 support

5. Sage Timeslips 2018 Support

6. Timeslips 2018 support

7. Sage Timeslips 2017 Support

8. Timeslips 2017 support

9. Sage Timeslips 2016 Support

10. Timeslips 2016 support

11. Sage Timeslips support 2016

12. Timeslips Support 2016

13. Sage Timeslips Support 2015

14. Timeslips support 2015

15. Sage Timeslips Support 2014

16. Timeslips support 2014

17. Sage Timeslips Support 2013

18. Timeslips 2013 support

19. Sage Timeslips Support 2012

20. Timeslips 2012 Support

21. Sage Timeslips Support 2011

22. Timeslips support 2011


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