Re: Unexpected event

2012-06-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
Have a quick and full recovery, Rick. -avraham On Sun, Jun 24, 2012 at 11:24 AM, Shmuel Wolfson shmue...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Avrohom, You sent it to the wrong person :) Regards, Shmuel Wolfson 052-763-7133 On 21-Jun-12 6:50 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: Have a quick and full recovery

Unexpected event

2012-06-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
Have a quick and full recovery, Rick. -avraham On Sun, Jun 24, 2012 at 11:24 AM, Shmuel Wolfson wrote: > Hi Avrohom, > > You sent it to the wrong person :) > > Regards, > Shmuel Wolfson > 052-763-7133 > > On 21-Jun-12 6:50 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > > Hav

FM 7.2: Is there a way to Find a cross-ref and Replace it with another cross-ref?

2012-06-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, FM 7.2: Is there a way to Find a cross-ref and Replace it with another cross-ref? A blooper occurred in an FM doc, wherein a whole lot of cross-refs (all pointing to the same target) got replaced by a different cross-ref. TIA -- Regards, avraham ~ (+972) (0)54-3084886

FM 7.2: Is there a way to Find a cross-ref and Replace it with another cross-ref?

2012-06-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, FM 7.2: Is there a way to Find a cross-ref and Replace it with another cross-ref? A blooper occurred in an FM doc, wherein a whole lot of cross-refs (all pointing to the same target) got replaced by a different cross-ref. TIA -- Regards, avraham ~ (+972) (0)54-3084886

Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
The main problem is having overrides to begin with. Couldn't agree with you more. Actually the main problem is having inherited a large number of FM documents whose level of English and level of technical competence of the authoring platform (in this case, FM) is the worst I have ever seen. And

Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
document that is badly formatted with local formatting, as my case now, and if a rush job is required, I just carry on in the same way, and as (1) above. (3) Diagnostic operations. avraham On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 5:01 PM, Combs, Richard richard.co...@polycom.comwrote: Avraham Makeler wrote

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
work. > > Nadine > > --- On Sun, 9/26/10, David Spreadbury wrote: > > > From: David Spreadbury > > Subject: Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph > > To: framers at lists.frameusers.com, "Avraham Makeler" > gmail.com> > > Dat

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
>> The main problem is having overrides to begin with. Couldn't agree with you more. Actually the main problem is having inherited a large number of FM documents whose level of English and level of technical competence of the authoring platform (in this case, FM) is the worst I have ever seen.

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
ited a large document that is badly formatted with local formatting, as my case now, and if a rush job is required, I just carry on in the same way, and as (1) above. (3) Diagnostic operations. avraham On Mon, Sep 27, 2010 at 5:01 PM, Combs, Richard wrote: > Avraham Makeler wrote:

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, In FM 7.2 how do you remove local character and paragraph formatting from a paragraph to return it to the formatting of its current paragraph style (tag). The formatting of its current paragraph style is as currently defined in the Paragraph Catalog (and which appears in the Paragraph

Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
, select File Import Formats. Click Select All, to uncheck all options (default) Check the Paragraph and Character Format options. Check the Other Format/Layout Overrides (this is what removes the formatting overrides) Click Import. HTH --- On *Sun, 9/26/10, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com

Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
the modified option(s) to match the unmodified paragraph. --- On *Sun, 9/26/10, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com* wrote: From: Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com Subject: Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph To: David Spreadbury dspre...@yahoo.com Cc: framers

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, In FM 7.2 how do you remove local character and paragraph formatting from a paragraph to return it to the formatting of its current paragraph style (tag). The formatting of its current paragraph style is as currently defined in the Paragraph Catalog (and which appears in the Paragraph

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
en, select File > Import > Formats. > Click Select All, to uncheck all options (default) > Check the Paragraph and Character Format options. > Check the Other Format/Layout Overrides (this is what removes the > formatting overrides) > Click Import. > > HTH > > --- On *S

To remove local formatting from a paragraph

2010-09-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
unmodified paragraph. Then > change the modified option(s) to match the unmodified paragraph. > > > --- On *Sun, 9/26/10, Avraham Makeler * wrote: > > > From: Avraham Makeler > Subject: Re: To remove local formatting from a paragraph > To: "David Spreadbury" >

Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
al programmers play tiddlywinks..." Thanks, - avi On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 11:57 PM, Jeremy H. Griffith wrote: > On Fri, 2 Jul 2010 08:29:19 +0300, Avraham Makeler > wrote: > > >>> Rick Quattro's Table Cleaner plugin > > An excellent tool, as many have said. &g

Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the software object names are 5 inches long (measured in Arial 8 pt at 100% zoom on a 21" 1600x1200 monitor). The problem is that I am consistently getting an

Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
Forgot to specify: I am using FrameMaker 7.2. Thanks, - avi On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 11:49 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > Hi all, > > I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. > > I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the softwa

Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-21 Thread Avraham Makeler
continuing to function ...so far.) Thanks! - avi On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 12:55 AM, Combs, Richard wrote: > Avraham Makeler wrote: > > > I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. > > > > I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the

Re: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-20 Thread Avraham Makeler
... Thanks, - avi On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 11:57 PM, Jeremy H. Griffith jer...@omsys.comwrote: On Fri, 2 Jul 2010 08:29:19 +0300, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Rick Quattro's Table Cleaner plugin An excellent tool, as many have said. Thought I would sleep on this before responding

Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-20 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the software object names are 5 inches long (measured in Arial 8 pt at 100% zoom on a 21 1600x1200 monitor). The problem is that I am consistently getting an

Re: Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-20 Thread Avraham Makeler
Forgot to specify: I am using FrameMaker 7.2. Thanks, - avi On Tue, Jul 20, 2010 at 11:49 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.comwrote: Hi all, I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the software object

Re: Too much right-hand padding of text inside table cells

2010-07-20 Thread Avraham Makeler
continuing to function ...so far.) Thanks! - avi On Wed, Jul 21, 2010 at 12:55 AM, Combs, Richard richard.co...@polycom.comwrote: Avraham Makeler wrote: I am having a problem with right-hand padding of text inside table cells. I am editing an API reference guide, and some of the software

Windows 7 and Frame 7.1

2010-07-02 Thread Avraham Makeler
I understand that MS offers a free XP emulator that you can download and install. This helps to run "older" apps on Win7 64-bit. avraham On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 6:03 AM, Dov Isaacs wrote: > FrameMaker 9 is a 32-bit program that will properly install and run under > Windows Vista > and

Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-02 Thread Avraham Makeler
Row), c) copy and paste the original cells into that, then delete the > original row. > > -- > B a r u c h B r o d e r s e n > T e c h n i t e x t D o c u m e n t a t i o n > 8 7 7 7 2 1 6 9 8 8 > > >> On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:02 PM, Avraham Makeler >> wrote: >>

Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table Using: FM 7.2. Importing from: Word 2003 I found that when I import documents from Word 2003 that contain long tables, the table heading row is not repeated for further pages of

Re: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
Just remembered FM9 exists. Does anybody know if FM9 has a Table Properties setting for this? (So I could install an evaluation edition for now (does it save...?) and save my FM file backwards to FM8 to FM7.) - avi On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:02 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote

Re: Windows 7 and Frame 7.1

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
I understand that MS offers a free XP emulator that you can download and install. This helps to run older apps on Win7 64-bit. avraham On Fri, Jul 2, 2010 at 6:03 AM, Dov Isaacs isa...@adobe.com wrote: FrameMaker 9 is a 32-bit program that will properly install and run under Windows Vista

Re: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
into that, then delete the original row. -- B a r u c h B r o d e r s e n T e c h n i t e x t D o c u m e n t a t i o n 8 7 7 7 2 1 6 9 8 8 On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:02 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, RE: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables

Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table Using: FM 7.2. Importing from: Word 2003 I found that when I import documents from Word 2003 that contain long tables, the table heading row is not repeated for further pages of

Imported Word docs - table heading row of long tables is not repeated for further pages of the table

2010-07-01 Thread Avraham Makeler
Just remembered FM9 exists. Does anybody know if FM9 has a Table Properties setting for this? (So I could install an evaluation edition for now (does it save...?) and save my FM file backwards to FM8 to FM7.) - avi On Thu, Jul 1, 2010 at 2:02 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > Hi all, >

Re: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-16 Thread Avraham Makeler
girl. -- Richard Thompson No disclaimers apply. DoD 358 On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 8:52 AM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.comwrote: Hi all, RE: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads

FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-16 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi Richard, Thanks for the response. >> Although I suspect/hope "every other word" is something of an exaggeration. :-) Yes it was a bit of an exaggeration. I just wanted to create the "atmosphere". :-) Thanks, - avi On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 7:56 PM, Combs,

FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-16 Thread Avraham Makeler
; "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and > a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson > No disclaimers apply. > DoD 358 > > > On Tue,

Re: ARE: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
Unfortunately, Word does not make it as easy to link/reference the graphic as other programs do. It was always dead easy for me. Just get up the Insert Picture browser, select the pic you want to insert, and then select the Insert mode. That was from Word 2003. What's happened since 2003? avi

FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs? I just a received some whole new sections for updating an FM book. The book is a large reference guide for an API. Every other word in the new material is in fact the name of some software object (function, structure, or type) that's

Re: FM72. Tool to quickly make lots of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
My apologies to the list about the sloppy subject line. I was dozing off by the time I was completing the post, but wanted to send it before I took a siesta. Look what happened. That teaches me a lesson... - avi On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 3:52 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi

Re: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
. DoD 358 On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 8:52 AM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.comwrote: Hi all, RE: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs? I just a received some whole new sections for updating an FM book. The book is a large reference guide for an API. Every

ARE: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
>> Unfortunately, Word does not make it as easy to link/reference the graphic as other programs do. It was always dead easy for me. Just get up the Insert Picture browser, select the pic you want to insert, and then select the Insert mode. That was from Word 2003. What's happened since 2003?

FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs? I just a received some whole new sections for updating an FM book. The book is a large reference guide for an API. Every other word in the new material is in fact the name of some software object (function, structure, or type) that's

FM72. Tool to quickly make lots of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
My apologies to the list about the sloppy subject line. I was dozing off by the time I was completing the post, but wanted to send it before I took a siesta. Look what happened. That teaches me a lesson... - avi On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 3:52 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > Hi all, >

FM72. Tool to quickly makes loads of cross-refs?

2010-06-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
irl." -- Richard Thompson > No disclaimers apply. > DoD 358 > > > On Tue, Jun 15, 2010 at 8:52 AM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > >> Hi all, >> >> RE: FM72. Tool to quickly

Re: Find text Apply tag

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
-Original Message- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Combs, Richard Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2009 2:56 PM To: Avraham Makeler Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: Find text Apply tag Avraham Makeler wrote

Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another?

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another? Thanks, - avi ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram...@lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email

Re: Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another?

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
I mean to copy just one or more *specific* master pages from one document to another. The 'Import' operation imports all master pages, I suppose. On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 9:09 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, Can you copy an entire master page from one document

Find Apply

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
; margin) ... and EZTools's EZVars is next. :) > > Z > > -Original Message- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com > [mailto:framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Combs, > Richard > Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2009 2:56 PM > To: Avraham Makele

Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another?

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another? Thanks, - avi

Can you copy an entire master page from one document into another?

2009-10-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
I mean to copy just one or more *specific* master pages from one document to another. The 'Import' operation imports all master pages, I suppose. On Mon, Oct 26, 2009 at 9:09 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > Hi all, > > Can you copy an entire master page from one document int

Find Apply

2009-10-23 Thread Avraham Makeler
nks! :-) - avi On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Combs, Richard wrote: > Avraham Makeler wrote: > > > Thanks Sharon,Ok, I have done it and it works ... > > > > ... almost completely. > > Sharon was absolutely correct about creating a variable. But there

Find text Apply tag

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I need a simple Find-Replace operation, which I thought I asked about once before ... but not quite. I now need to look for all instances of the company's name, e.g., Acme, and apply a character style to it. And if I am already asking, how would I apply italics to the text, instead of

Re: Find text Apply tag

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
-Original Message- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Avraham Makeler Sent: October 22, 2009 11:17 AM To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Find text Apply tag Hi all, I need a simple Find-Replace operation, which I thought

Re: Find text Apply tag

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
Managing your content, one topic at a time www.anthrobytes.com 951-369-8590 IM: sharonvbur...@yahoo.com Twitter: sharonburton -Original Message- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Avraham Makeler Sent: Thursday

Re: Find text Apply tag

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
On Thu, Oct 22, 2009 at 11:55 PM, Combs, Richard richard.co...@polycom.comwrote: Avraham Makeler wrote: Thanks Sharon,Ok, I have done it and it works ... ... almost completely. Sharon was absolutely correct about creating a variable. But there's a gotcha with the Find/Replace strategy

Find Apply

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I need a simple Find-Replace operation, which I thought I asked about once before ... but not quite. I now need to look for all instances of the company's name, e.g., Acme, and apply a character style to it. And if I am already asking, how would I apply italics to the text, instead of

Find Apply

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
> > No idea about Rick's script, but I expect he will chime in. > > Regards, > > Roger Shuttleworth > London, Canada > > -Original Message- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com [mailto: > framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Avraham Make

Find Apply

2009-10-22 Thread Avraham Makeler
-----Original Message- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com > [mailto:framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Avraham Makeler > Sent: Thursday, October 22, 2009 10:00 AM > To: framers at lists.frameusers.com > Subject: Re: Find Apply > > It works. I t

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Merging books The situation: I have a client who has a large number of FM (7.2/8) books. From amongst these books, there are two particular sets of books, as follows: Set #1. Two books having about 50 - 60% identical content (each book is ~100 pages) Set #2. Four books having

Re: Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
No disclaimers apply. DoD 358 On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, RE: Merging books The situation: I have a client who has a large number of FM (7.2

Re: Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
No disclaimers apply. DoD 358 On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 10:54 AM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Thanks, Art. (a) So you would use the same method for both Set #1 and Set #2? I think so; the only real

Re: Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
No disclaimers apply. DoD 358 On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, RE: Merging books The situation: I have a client who has

Re: Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
point in making a big investment in FM book restructuring. On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 6:32 PM, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: For a two books to be combined, both approximately 100 pages, and if I had no familiarity with them, I would estimate the time for completion at 5 pages an hour

To make a hyperlink to a different area of text in the same book

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I need to make a hyperlink (hypertext) to a different area of text in the same book-- actually in the same document/file. How would I do this. In Word this would be a two step operation: 1. Create a bookmark extending at or over the range of the text. 2. Create a hyperlink by opening

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 > Vincent and a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson > No disclaimers apply. > DoD 358 > > > > On Mon, Oct 12, 2009 at 3:

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
l." -- Richard Thompson > No disclaimers apply. > DoD 358 > > > > On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 10:54 AM, Avraham Makeler > wrote: > > Thanks, Art. > > (a) So you would use the same method for both Set

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
r conversion, but that's a >>> WAG. Could easily be half that or twice that, depending on how the >>> books are set up and how fast you are. >>> >>> >>> Art Campbell >>> art.campbell at gmail.com >>> "... In my op

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
ent. So there is never much point in making a big investment in FM book restructuring. On Tue, Oct 13, 2009 at 6:32 PM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > >> For a two books to be combined, both approximately 100 pages, and if I > had no familiarity with them, I would estimate the time f

To make a hyperlink to a different area of text in the same book

2009-10-13 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I need to make a hyperlink (hypertext) to a different area of text in the same book-- actually in the same document/file. How would I do this. In Word this would be a two step operation: 1. Create a bookmark extending at or over the range of the text. 2. Create a hyperlink by opening

Merging books: Need FM mechanisms and methodologies for merging books with large fraction of identical material

2009-10-12 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Merging books The situation: I have a client who has a large number of FM (7.2/8) books. From amongst these books, there are two particular sets of books, as follows: Set #1. Two books having about 50 - 60% identical content (each book is ~100 pages) Set #2. Four books having

Great thanks [ Re: Replace on part of a wildcards search ]

2009-10-07 Thread Avraham Makeler
(and a number of other unix tools) are available as utilities for Windows and any search engine can point you to places to get them. - Les --- On Mon, 10/5/09, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, How do you do a Replace on part of a wildcards search? E.,g., I am looking

Great thanks [ Re: Replace on part of a wildcards search ]

2009-10-07 Thread Avraham Makeler
with "SHORT_ID" you can > > do what you want by careful use of the 'Change & Find' or just 'Find' > > buttons (and I understand how tedious and error-prone this can > > be.) > > > > It may be posible to do this via scripting (e.g. > > FrameScript, etc.; I'm sure other

Disappearing chapter titles' heading text

2009-10-05 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Disappearing chapter titles' heading text I have inherited an FM document, where the some of the chapter titles in the Book window are blank, e.g., I have something like: 1 About This Guide 2 Overiew 3 4 5 Main Interfaces 6 Physical Description The actual 'Heading 1' title of the

Replace on part of a wildcards search

2009-10-05 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, How do you do a Replace on part of a wildcards search? E.,g., I am looking for a line with: Uint32 Command where there can be any type and amount of white space between Uint32 and Command. So I guess the wild card search format will be Uint32*Command No? But then if I want to

Disappearing chapter titles' heading text

2009-10-05 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: Disappearing chapter titles' heading text I have inherited an FM document, where the some of the chapter titles in the Book window are blank, e.g., I have something like: 1 About This Guide 2 Overiew 3 4 5 Main Interfaces 6 Physical Description The actual 'Heading 1' title of the

Replace on part of a wildcards search

2009-10-05 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, How do you do a Replace on part of a wildcards search? E.,g., I am looking for a line with: Uint32 Command where there can be any type and amount of white space between "Uint32" and "Command". So I guess the wild card search format will be Uint32*Command No? But then if I want to

Importing styles: with a Frame Above/Below Pgf pics from References pages

2009-05-24 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I am importing styles from a Styles utility FM file I have made. So I imported a Note style with a line above and a line below. These lines are defined as pics in the References pages. The Note style was imported without the lines. Is there any easy way to do this.? I can copy the frame

To Find+Replace on a text and its Paragraph tag to convert it to another Paragraph tag

2009-05-24 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, How can I Find+Replace on a text and its Paragraph tag to convert it to another Paragraph tag (but keep the original text)? TIA, - avi ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to

Importing styles: with a Frame Above/Below Pgf pics from References pages

2009-05-24 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I am importing styles from a "Styles" utility FM file I have made. So I imported a "Note" style with a line above and a line below. These lines are defined as pics in the References pages. The "Note" style was imported without the lines. Is there any easy way to do this.? I can copy the

To Find+Replace on a text and its Paragraph tag to convert it to another Paragraph tag

2009-05-24 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, How can I Find+Replace on a text and its Paragraph tag to convert it to another Paragraph tag (but keep the original text)? TIA, - avi

'Display Heading Text' in Book window displays first line of the textframe

2009-05-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
>> There's no fundamental flaw So the documents do have something of a fundamental structural flaw. tnx avi On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 9:03 PM, Combs, Richard wrote: > Avraham Makeler wrote: > > > The Book window can display the chapter entries in one of two > differen

Is there a way to convert all embedded pictures to be references?

2009-05-15 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I have some chapters that have a lot of embedded pictures. I still have the picture sources (e.g., PNG, JPG) in a particular directory. Is there a way, in one fell swoop, to convert all the pictures from being embedded to being references? Doesn't seem there is a way, since I notice that

'Display Heading Text' in Book window displays first line of the text frame

2009-05-14 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I finally got around to investigating something weird I have been seeing from my day #1 on a load of FM docs I have inherited. The Book window can display the chapter entries in one of two different views: 'Display heading text' or 'Display filenames'. In the 'Display heading text' view

Re: 'Display Heading Text' in Book window displays first line of the textframe

2009-05-14 Thread Avraham Makeler
There's no fundamental flaw So the documents do have something of a fundamental structural flaw. tnx avi On Thu, May 14, 2009 at 9:03 PM, Combs, Richard richard.co...@polycom.comwrote: Avraham Makeler wrote: The Book window can display the chapter entries in one of two different

Is there a way to convert all embedded pictures to be references?

2009-05-14 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I have some chapters that have a lot of embedded pictures. I still have the picture sources (e.g., PNG, JPG) in a particular directory. Is there a way, in one fell swoop, to convert all the pictures from being embedded to being references? Doesn't seem there is a way, since I notice that

'Display Heading Text' in Book window displays first line of the text frame

2009-05-14 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, I finally got around to investigating something weird I have been seeing from my day #1 on a load of FM docs I have inherited. The Book window can display the chapter entries in one of two different views: 'Display heading text' or 'Display filenames'. In the 'Display heading text' view

A stubborn table numbering ghost

2009-04-29 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: A stubborn table numbering ghost Using FM 8. I received an API document with a large number of software structures spread over a number of chapters and appendixes. Each software structure is held in an FM table. Each structure table has its own section number and its own

Re: A stubborn table numbering ghost

2009-04-29 Thread Avraham Makeler
, Avraham Makeler amake...@gmail.com wrote: Hi all, RE: A stubborn table numbering ghost Using FM 8. I received an API document with a large number of software structures spread over a number of chapters and appendixes. Each software structure is held in an FM table. Each structure

A stubborn table numbering ghost

2009-04-29 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: A stubborn table numbering ghost Using FM 8. I received an API document with a large number of software structures spread over a number of chapters and appendixes. Each software structure is held in an FM table. Each structure table has its own section number and its own

A stubborn table numbering ghost

2009-04-29 Thread Avraham Makeler
, Avraham Makeler wrote: > Hi all, > > RE: A stubborn table numbering ghost > > Using FM 8. > > I received an API document with a large number of software structures > spread over a number of chapters and appendixes. Each software structure is > held in an FM tabl

Re: The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
in which they are E; *you* would be the E in that SM, and entitled to stand your ground! ;-) No, I have no problem with that - it's just that I also didn't like what I wrote. Thanks, - avi On Mon, Apr 27, 2009 at 6:11 PM, Stuart Rogers srog...@phoenix-geophysics.com wrote: Avraham Makeler

The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-27 Thread Avraham Makeler
M, Stuart Rogers < srogers at phoenix-geophysics.com> wrote: > Avraham Makeler wrote: > >> Hi David, >> Thanks for the effort you're putting into this. >> >> Press and hold Ctrl while pressing the letter m, release both keys, and >>>> >>> then

The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts I have a general question on writing keyboard shortcuts - but no particularly connected to FM. So I was referred to this forum sicne there is the general impression that FM users are the champions of extremely long and complex

Re: The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
+?). It seems to depend on whether you need to release the Ctrl key between sequences. -Original Message- From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Avraham Makeler Sent: Sunday, April 26, 2009 3:57 AM To: framers

Re: The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
pressing the letter f (Ctrl+M Ctrl+F). I, personally, don’t like the wording in the Adobe description but that is how it is worded. *From:* Avraham Makeler [mailto:amake...@gmail.com] *Sent:* Sunday, April 26, 2009 7:51 AM *To:* David Spreadbury *Cc:* framers@lists.frameusers.com *Subject:* Re

The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, RE: The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts I have a general question on writing keyboard shortcuts - but no particularly connected to FM. So I was referred to this forum sicne there is the general impression that FM users are the champions of extremely long and complex

The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
ys has shortcuts with a plus > (+) following Ctrl, Alt, of Shift (Ctrl+?). > > It seems to depend on whether you need to release the Ctrl key between > sequences. > > -Original Message- > From: framers-bounces at lists.frameusers.com > [mailto:framers-bounces at l

The correct shorthand for writing keyboard shortcuts

2009-04-26 Thread Avraham Makeler
trl while pressing the letter m, release both keys, and > then press and hold Ctrl while pressing the letter f (Ctrl+M Ctrl+F). > > > > I, personally, don?t like the wording in the Adobe description but that is > how it is worded. > > > > *From:* Avraham Makeler

Re: FM 8 no longer generating PDFs with bookmarks for the Acrobat Bookmarks pane

2009-03-04 Thread Avraham Makeler
that. The Save As PDF function is problematic. If you have Distiller open and print the PS file to a watched folder, then it will automatically begin distilling once the file is present. Additionally, Save As PDF doesn't use the Distiller application. Scott Avraham Makeler wrote: Another piece

FM 8 no longer generating PDFs with bookmarks for the Acrobat Bookmarks pane

2009-03-04 Thread Avraham Makeler
> > Another piece of the puzzle: > If I have the Acrobat Distiller already open and waiting before doing a > 'Save As PDF', it makes the bookmarks, or at least it seems more likely to. > > - avi > > > On Wed, Mar 4, 2009 at 1:40 AM, Avraham Makeler wrote: > >> T

FM 8 no longer generating PDFs with bookmarks for the Acrobat Bookmarks pane

2009-03-04 Thread Avraham Makeler
The Save As > PDF function is problematic. If you have Distiller open and print the PS > file to a watched folder, then it will automatically begin distilling once > the file is present. Additionally, Save As PDF doesn't use the Distiller > application. > > Scott > > > Avrah

FM 8 no longer generating PDFs with bookmarks for the Acrobat Bookmarks pane

2009-03-03 Thread Avraham Makeler
Hi all, Something seems to have gone wrong with my FM 8 installation. FM 8 is no longer generating PDFs with bookmarks for the Acrobat (v9) Bookmarks pane. I recall the problem started when I was using FM 7.2 on a different PC, but had to uninstall Acrobat v9 due to a licensing issue, and then

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