The document directory is the default directory for Open and Save As... You can change this by editing the hmpro2.ini configuration file and changing the setting for document_path (and/or save_path).
You'll find some sample templates in the template directory. Use Open Template to use these files without overwriting the originals. The guide to the templates is called aareadme.htm.
Follow the links starting from faq.htm to find information on some common topics from sources available on the World Wide Web.
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