RE: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-17 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
Frank Ripp said: ? Maybe it is time - if I upgrade, should it be to Frame 12 or Frame 2015? Hmmm ... probably worth just going to FrameMaker 2015 in your case, I would think? The cost for either upgrade (well ... not an upgrade really, since it is a new purchase cost!) would be the same for

Re: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-16 Thread Robert Lauriston
Since getting the current release would cost $1000, you might consider migrating to Flare instead. Not that I'm a huge fan of Flare, but it won't cost you anything to evaluate. On Mon, Jun 15, 2015 at 9:47 AM, Frank Ripp fr...@pacificbiosciences.com wrote: I noticed that my problem started

RE: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-15 Thread Frank Ripp
Hi Framers, Based on your feedback, I tried the following: 1) Setting the compatibility mode to Windows XP (Service Pack 3), Vista (Service Pack 2), and even Windows 7. 2) Opening Frame as an Administrator. Neither of these made a difference. I noticed that my problem started

Re: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-13 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP
Did you try to open frame as administrator - maybe only once is enough. I think you need local administrator rights to work with FM. Also check your local user folder. That must be accessible and writable. Kind regards, Wim Hooghwinkel ___ You

Re: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-13 Thread Robert Lauriston
If it needs Run as Administrator, you might need to modify the shortcut that starts the application. I have one application I had to do that for in Windows 7 64-bit. On Sat, Jun 13, 2015 at 12:04 PM, Wim Hooghwinkel - iDTP w...@idtp.eu wrote: Did you try to open frame as administrator - maybe

Re: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-12 Thread Robert Lauriston
64-bit Windows 7 is not a supported OS for FrameMaker 9, it's designed for 32-bit XP or Vista. Have you tried installing in compatibility mode? Here's an old Adobe forum thread on the subject: https://forums.adobe.com/message/2992588 On Fri, Jun 12, 2015 at 2:34 PM, Frank Ripp

RE: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue

2015-06-12 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
Lauriston Sent: Friday, June 12, 2015 2:45 PM To: Frank Ripp; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 Internal error 9004 issue 64-bit Windows 7 is not a supported OS for FrameMaker 9, it's designed for 32-bit XP or Vista. Have you tried installing in compatibility mode? Here's

RE: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-06 Thread Craig, Alison
...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Robert Lauriston Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2014 11:00 AM To: M Lee; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate Lots of people have reported problems running FM9 on 64-bit Windows 7. Can you

RE: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-06 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Robert Lauriston Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2014 11:00 AM To: M Lee; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate Lots of people have reported problems running FM9 on 64-bit

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-06 Thread M Lee
...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Craig, Alison Sent: Friday, June 06, 2014 11:27 AM To: Robert Lauriston; M Lee; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate I've been running Frame 9 on Windows Ultimate 64 bit (i7 processor with 8 GB of ram) for at least 3

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread M Lee
Hi Matt, Unfortunately, it's not limited to a particular doc. And I forgot to add that if I switch FrameMaker 9 to run in XP compatibility mode, the crashes go away. But then my FrameScript add-on acts as if it is unlicensed. Martha On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 10:17 AM, Matt Sullivan

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread M Lee
Hi Robert, Tech support at FrameScript did not recommend that I run in XP compatibility mode and recommended that I contact Adobe. I tried to submit my problem to the FrameMaker forum this morning but kept getting errors when I tried to submit my question. Martha On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 1:03

RE: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
I ran FrameMaker – forget which version though, but was probably FM 8 – on a Alienware 17” M7700 system some years ago with Windows 7 Ultimate without any problems. Fast machine at that time for sure! So, I would be surprised if the hardware is in any way an issue. Are the files you are trying

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread M Lee
Hi Syed, All the files I'm trying to open are local. What's annoying is that the machine I had before was a Windows 7 machine, 64-bit Home Edition, with no problems. When I got this upgrade, I started to have problems with FrameMaker. Thanks. Martha On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 1:47 PM, Syed Zaeem

RE: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
. Z From: M Lee [mailto:marthale...@gmail.com] Sent: Thursday, June 05, 2014 11:11 AM To: Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net) Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate Hi Syed, All the files I'm trying to open are local. What's annoying

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread Robert Lauriston
Contact FrameScript support for help. On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 7:19 AM, M Lee marthale...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Matt, Unfortunately, it's not limited to a particular doc. And I forgot to add that if I switch FrameMaker 9 to run in XP compatibility mode, the crashes go away. But then my

Re: FrameMaker 9 on Windows 7 Ultimate

2014-06-05 Thread Robert Lauriston
Lots of people have reported problems running FM9 on 64-bit Windows 7. Can you upgrade to FM12? On Thu, Jun 5, 2014 at 10:33 AM, M Lee marthale...@gmail.com wrote: Hi Robert, Tech support at FrameScript did not recommend that I run in XP compatibility mode and recommended that I contact

Re: FrameMaker 9: Table Alighment

2013-12-17 Thread Shmuel Wolfson
I think what you need to do is have the text in the frame aligned with the bottom of the frame instead of the top as it usually is. I'm not sure how to do that, but I'm sure there is a way. Regards, Shmuel Wolfson Technical Writer 052-763-7133 On 17-Dec-13

RE: FrameMaker 9: Table Alighment

2013-12-17 Thread Rick Quatro
Hi Brenda, Not automatically. A good way to do it by hand is to put an anchored frame above the table. After you show/hide your conditions, then you can stretch or shrink the anchored frame to line up the table at the bottom. If you have FrameScript, I can provide a script that would do the

Re: FrameMaker 9: Table Alighment

2013-12-17 Thread Shmuel Wolfson
Apparently it's not as easy as I thought. According to the link below, there is no such thing as vertical alignment for text within a text frame, only within a table cell. http://lists.frameusers.com/pipermail/framers/2007-December/010290.html What you

RE: FrameMaker 9: Table Alighment

2013-12-17 Thread Reng, Dr. Winfried
Hi Brenda, Instead of a table with many rows, you could also use a table with just a single cell. Move all your text inside this table. The paragraph format should have Cell Vertical Alignment set to Bottom. Then set a tab stop so that you can left align your values. Or do not use any tabs, e.g.:

RE: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding

2012-03-20 Thread Craig Ede
...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of wendy_le...@goodyear.com Sent: Monday, March 19, 2012 7:55 AM To: celk...@awrittenword.com Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com; framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding Carol knows my pain. Thanks for the suggestions, but one flow. no text

Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding

2012-03-20 Thread Robert Lauriston
Have yiu exported to .mif and looked at the string it's not finding? On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 5:55 AM, wendy_le...@goodyear.com wrote: Carol knows my pain. Thanks for the suggestions, but one flow. no text frames. no text insets. no conditional text not looking for non breaking spaces

Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding

2012-03-19 Thread wendy_lewis
Subject:Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding Sent by:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com I'm running Frame 9 on Win7 and have experienced a lot of unreliability in Frame's Find function. I don't use conditional text or text insets, and the text I'm trying to find

Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding

2012-03-18 Thread Carol J. Elkins
I'm running Frame 9 on Win7 and have experienced a lot of unreliability in Frame's Find function. I don't use conditional text or text insets, and the text I'm trying to find is not a variable or specially formatted. Frame is just blind to it sometimes. I can position the cursor immediately

Re: FrameMaker 9 Find not Finding

2012-03-16 Thread Mike Wickham
FrameMaker's find function won't find text within a variable, inside a text inset, or conditionalized text that is hidden. It also won't find, for example, text containing a non-breaking space, if you search for a regular space. Here's a link that might help you:

Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-10-05 Thread Michael Müller-Hillebrand
2011 12:40:21 -0500 From: Kelley, Lea Shannon lea.kel...@thyssenkrupp.com To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness Message-ID: e0ab35d435bca8468c0a78014ffa660103e26...@mdcxch08.na.ops.local Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Gay wrote

Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-10-04 Thread Gay Alson
...@thyssenkrupp.com To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness Message-ID: e0ab35d435bca8468c0a78014ffa660103e26...@mdcxch08.na.ops.local Content-Type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii Gay wrote: How do I change the maker.ini so Ctrl-V will paste text from Word

Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-10-03 Thread Shlomo Perets
Gay, You wrote: What on earth have I done? Suddenly single or double quotes in FrameMaker 9 (fully patched) display as question marks. (Only in Frame, not Outlook, Notepad, or Word.) I've been on Windows 7 for awhile now; only thing I've changed recently is to edit maker.ini so Ctrl-V will

Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-10-03 Thread Roger Shuttleworth
, Ontario N5V 3S4 Tel. 519 691-0919 ext. 330 _ From: Shlomo Perets [mailto:shlo...@microtype.com] To: Gay Alson [mailto:gal...@epicor.com] Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com Sent: Mon, 03 Oct 2011 08:04:58 -0400 Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness Gay, You wrote: What

Re: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-10-03 Thread Kelley, Lea Shannon
Gay wrote: I've been on Windows 7 for awhile now; only thing I've changed recently is to edit maker.ini so Ctrl-V will paste text from Word instead of having it come in as OLE. My co-workers who did the same thing haven't had this substitution and none of my other keys have been

(SOLVED) RE: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-09-29 Thread Gay Alson
Sorry if I needlessly took anyone's time -- a co-worker just compared my maker.ini file to his and discovered that I had inadvertently introduced some corruption when I edited it yesterday. I substituted his .ini for mine and all is well again. Thanks! ~~Gay

(SOLVED) RE: FrameMaker 9 keyboard weirdness

2011-09-28 Thread Gay Alson
Sorry if I needlessly took anyone's time -- a co-worker just compared my maker.ini file to his and discovered that I had inadvertently introduced some corruption when I edited it yesterday. I substituted his .ini for mine and all is well again. Thanks! ~~Gay

RE: FrameMaker 9 - Deactivate Greyed Out

2011-09-01 Thread Jeff Coatsworth
A search of the Adobe Forums leads me to believe that the Deactivate option is disabled if you are running a volume license. In that case, just uninstall. From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of

Re: FrameMaker 9/10 Toolbars

2011-08-17 Thread Klaus Daube
On 15 Aug 2011 at 14:53, Rick Quatro wrote: Is there any good information on making custom toolbars in FrameMaker 9 and 10? I basically figured out how to make a custom toolbar and have it show in the View Toolbars menu, but I am trying to find out if you can add custom commands to the

Re: FrameMaker 9/10 Toolbars

2011-08-17 Thread Roman Banks
Hi,   As far as I know, Shlomo's ToolbarPlus Express for FM9/10 includes keyboard, menu, and context menus customizations, From: Mike Wickham i...@mikewickham.com To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Sent: Monday, August 15, 2011 11:04 PM Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9/10 Toolbars RE: Microtype

Re: FrameMaker 9/10 Toolbars

2011-08-15 Thread Mike Wickham
I would like to have a command that would show/hide text symbols and borders at the same time. The ToolbarPlus Express plugin from Microtype adds Printing View and Editing View menu items, which do exactly that. Very handy. Mike Wickham ___ You

Re: FrameMaker 9/10 Toolbars

2011-08-15 Thread Mike Wickham
RE: Microtype ToolbarPlus Express I forgot to mention that, even though the site says the plugin is good for up to FM 8, Shlomo had sent me an FM9 version way back when, so I assume that's the one he would actually send, and that the web page is out of date. Here's a link to the page:

Re: FrameMaker 9 and 4-color printing

2011-06-23 Thread Bill Swallow
I don't know of any specific gotchas but I would review the color prep documentation carefully before proceeding. http://help.adobe.com/en_US/FrameMaker/9.0/Using/WS3A713448-91C0-44bc-ABE0-C2849D7021D6.html On Thu, Jun 23, 2011 at 10:18 AM, Rick Quatro r...@rickquatro.com wrote: Hello Framers,

RE: FrameMaker 9 Crashing

2011-06-06 Thread Jeff Coatsworth
With a 64 bit Win7 system, I'd be looking at adding more RAM to start with. 4GB is pretty small on a Win7 system. Secondly, I'd be sending the crash logs to Adobe and talking with Support. They might have some suggestions. From:

RE: FrameMaker 9 Crashing

2011-06-06 Thread Alison Craig
I get this crash occasionally as well (FM9 all patched, W7 Ultimate, 6 Gb RAM) It comes and goes with no discernable pattern. Usually it goes away after a few crashes and FM9 restarts. I haven't dealt with it as I am currently trying to track down other, more urgent system issues. - and keep up

RE: Framemaker 9 master pages - reversed pagination

2011-06-03 Thread Les Smalley
It's not random or arbitrary - the default order is so that if you look at a facing page view of the master pages in a double-sided document you can see the typical layout of the assembled book/document. — Les --- On Thu, 6/2/11, Combs, Richard richard.co...@polycom.com wrote:

RE: Framemaker 9 master pages - reversed pagination

2011-06-03 Thread Combs, Richard
Les Smalley wrote: It's not random or arbitrary - the default order is so that if you look at a facing page view of the master pages in a double-sided document you can see the typical layout of the assembled book/document. [slaps forehead] Of course! Thanks, Les! Richard G. Combs Senior

RE: Framemaker 9 master pages - reversed pagination

2011-06-02 Thread McCarthy, Brian P
Maybe I am grasping for the most simple explanation, but try: Format Page Layout Pagination. Once in that dialog box, Look at the 1st Page Side drop-down box. It should say Right, but if not, set it to that. - Bill Occam From: Smith, Andy [mailto:andy.sm...@veoliawater.com] Sent: Tuesday,

RE: Framemaker 9 master pages - reversed pagination

2011-06-01 Thread Combs, Richard
Smith, Andy wrote: I have a problem with the master pages in my document, for some reason the pagination seems to be back to front. Not sure what you mean. There's no pagination of master pages. They're just templates, and their order is of no consequence. I've got two master pages for

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-22 Thread Debra Laroche
: From: Karen Mann km...@i-t-tech.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 To: Pinkham, Jim jim.pink...@voith.com, Fred Ridder docu...@hotmail.com, framers@lists.frameusers.com framers@lists.frameusers.com Date: Friday, May 20, 2011, 9:44 AM Thank you, for your attention. It appears others have

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-22 Thread Grant Hogarth
AM *To:* Fred Ridder; Karen Mann; framers@lists.frameusers.com *Subject:* RE: FrameMaker 9 And I didn't mean to overstate my response, Fred. I do appreciate what you bring to us here. I'm usually keeping a close eye on the list and try to pitch in if I suspect I can say something useful

Re: FrameMaker 9 (Paragraph Designer bug)

2011-05-22 Thread Monica Flint
Hello, I would just like to second what Alison and Nadine said about the FM9 bug being related to setting tabs and add this: I have discovered that you can set tabs on the ruler without killing the paragraph designer IF the paragraph designer is closed/collapsed when you do it. I set/move

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Pinkham, Jim
From: Fred Ridder [mailto:docu...@hotmail.com] Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2011 11:50 PM To: Pinkham, Jim; km...@i-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 I didn't mean to chase you back to lurkdom, Jim. Really! I was just trying to keep things reasonably on-point. -Fred

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread rinch
Yes, I see the same problem with my paragraph designer. I'm FM9 fully patched, on a brand new Dell Workstation running Win7 Pro SP1 32-bit with 4GB Memory, Xeon 2.53 GHz processor, graphics card is a NVIDIA Quadro 4000 (2 GB). After awhile, my paragraph designer will simply stop working. I

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Art Campbell
-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 I'm afraid it may not be worth very much as a data point, because there is a world of difference between Windows XP and any 64-bit version of Windows Vista or (more likely in Karen's case because she does refer to a new Dell

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Karen Mann
and response, I really appreciate this forum. Karen Mann km...@i-t-tech.com From: Pinkham, Jim [mailto:jim.pink...@voith.com] Sent: Friday, May 20, 2011 6:49 AM To: Fred Ridder; Karen Mann; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 And I didn't mean to overstate my response, Fred. I do

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Jeff Coatsworth
I believe it's fixed in FM10 From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Karen Mann Sent: Friday, May 20, 2011 9:44 AM To: Pinkham, Jim; Fred Ridder; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Writer
-tech.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 To: Pinkham, Jim jim.pink...@voith.com, Fred Ridder docu...@hotmail.com, framers@lists.frameusers.com framers@lists.frameusers.com Date: Friday, May 20, 2011, 9:44 AM Thank you, for your attention. It appears others have this same issue with the paragraph

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Stuart Rogers
*From:* framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] *On Behalf Of *Karen Mann *Sent:* Friday, May 20, 2011 9:44 AM *Subject:* RE: FrameMaker 9 Thank you, for your attention. It appears others have this same issue with the paragraph designer etc. I have

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-20 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain (syed.hos...@aeris.net)
I believe it's fixed in FM10 But users should NOT have to pay $400 (FM) or $700 (TCS) in upgrade fees in order to have a functional product. If the problem doesn't occur in FM10, then Adobe obviously knows how to fix it. Karen is right; Adobe should patch their broken software. Exactly

Re: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Alan T Litchfield
Do you have any plug-ins in FM? What kind of virus checker are you using? This does not appear as a standard FM bug, so I would suspect something else is causing a memory leak. Alan On 20/05/2011, at 9:59 AM, Karen Mann wrote: Has anyone else had this issue? I have a new Dell, 64 bit,

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Alison Craig
To: Karen Mann Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 Do you have any plug-ins in FM? What kind of virus checker are you using? This does not appear as a standard FM bug, so I would suspect something else is causing a memory leak. Alan On 20/05/2011, at 9:59 AM, Karen Mann

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Pinkham, Jim
FWIW, I've been using FM 9 with these specs at work since December, and I've never run into the bug you're experiencing: Dell Precision T3400 Win XP SP 3 80GB HD 2.67 gigahertz Intel Core2 Duo 64 kilobyte primary memory cache 4096 kilobyte secondary memory cache (3.3 GB usable installed memory)

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Fred Ridder
issues with a lot of apps. Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 Date: Thu, 19 May 2011 19:53:02 -0500 From: jim.pink...@voith.com To: km...@i-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com FWIW, I've been using FM 9 with these specs at work since December, and I've never run into the bug you're experiencing

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Pinkham, Jim
[mailto:docu...@hotmail.com] Sent: Thursday, May 19, 2011 8:13 PM To: Pinkham, Jim; km...@i-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 I'm afraid it may not be worth very much as a data point, because there is a world of difference between Windows XP and any 64-bit version

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Dov Isaacs
To: jim.pink...@voith.com; km...@i-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 I'm afraid it may not be worth very much as a data point, because there is a world of difference between Windows XP and any 64-bit version of Windows Vista or (more likely in Karen's case because she does

RE: FrameMaker 9

2011-05-19 Thread Fred Ridder
I didn't mean to chase you back to lurkdom, Jim. Really! I was just trying to keep things reasonably on-point. -Fred Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 Date: Thu, 19 May 2011 21:19:37 -0500 From: jim.pink...@voith.com To: docu...@hotmail.com; km...@i-t-tech.com; framers@lists.frameusers.com

RE: Framemaker 9 Index

2011-03-09 Thread Jeff Coatsworth
If you're indexing a number of .fm docs within a book, check that the pagination is set so that it flows properly from beginning to end - this looks like it's picking up index marker hits in multiple .fm docs that have different pagination rules applied. So within that doc it makes sense, but

Re: FrameMaker 9 crashing in Windows 7

2011-01-28 Thread Debra Laroche
Hi Karen, If I understand your situation correctly, I've had those problems myself. I found if I set a tab using the ruler instead of opening the paragraph designer and setting it there, this created a problem with the paragraph designer not letting me move through the pages. And that behaviour

Re: FrameMaker 9 Reviewers CD

2010-08-24 Thread Shlomo Perets
Wim, You wrote: Does anybody know how or where to get the FrameMaker 9 reviewers CD - or the sample files mentioned in the Framemaker 9 Reviewers Guide (http://www.adobe.com/devnet/framemaker/pdfs/fm9_reviewers_guide.pdf) ? The zip file with SWF demos and practice exercises is available at:

RE: FrameMaker 9 Reviewers CD

2010-08-24 Thread Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp
-Oorspronkelijk bericht- Van: Shlomo Perets [mailto:shlo...@microtype.com] Verzonden: dinsdag 24 augustus 2010 20:42 Aan: Wim Hooghwinkel - idtp CC: framers@lists.frameusers.com Onderwerp: Re: FrameMaker 9 Reviewers CD Wim, You wrote: Does anybody know how or where to get the FrameMaker

Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem

2010-08-13 Thread Philip Sharman
As I recall, it happens if you adjust tags on the rule *and *have the Paragraph Designer set to showing anything other than the Basic properties. Philip On Thu, Aug 12, 2010 at 9:15 AM, Writer generic...@yahoo.ca wrote: This was discussed before, but I can't find the thread. The upshot was

Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem

2010-08-12 Thread Art Campbell
First thing I'd try is installing the patches you're missing. Current release level is p255 Although, having said that, mine occasionally dies too. Usually after I toggle auto-collapse pods on or off, or run through a bunch of changes in the designer. I usually reboot and that clears the

Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem

2010-08-12 Thread Writer
This was discussed before, but I can't find the thread. The upshot was that if you have the Paragraph Designer open, but you adjust the tabs on the ruler, rather than within the Paragraph Designer, it would cause the PD to freeze. In addition, you might want to apply the newest patch (255) to

Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem

2010-08-12 Thread Art Campbell
Nope; still present in 255. Art Campbell               art.campb...@gmail.com   ... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a redheaded girl. -- Richard Thompson                                                       No disclaimers apply.                              

Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem

2010-08-12 Thread Writer
: Re: FrameMaker 9 Paragraph Designer Problem To: generic...@yahoo.ca Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com, ecid...@zoominternet.net Date: Thursday, August 12, 2010, 12:59 PM Nope; still present in 255. Art Campbell               art.campb...@gmail.com   ... In my opinion, there's nothing

RE: FrameMaker 9 Crashes

2010-08-05 Thread Rick Quatro
Hi Ray, I would not delete the whole tree, just the Linguists folder. Here is the message I got from someone at Adobe: Hi Rick, It seems that the linguistic folder got corrupted. Pls. delete/rename %Appdata%\Adobe\Linguist folder and then launch FrameMaker. Regards, Megha Rick Quatro Carmen

RE: FrameMaker 9 User Interface Video

2010-08-05 Thread Chris Despopoulos
I just watched this video -- thanks for the reference. I'll say a couple of things: 1) I like some of the new features, especially the Insets browser. This is good stuff. 2) It's also good that some of the previously modal dialogs are modeless. 3) I still maintain that the notion of working

RE: FrameMaker 9 User Interface Video

2010-08-04 Thread RJ Jacquez
Mike, thanks for reaching out to me, and for posting the new link on my blog to the FrameMaker 9 UI video. I really appreciate it! ___ Sincerely, RJ Jacquez Adobe Senior Product Evangelist Follow me on Twitter http://twitter.com/rjacquez/ NEW Blog: http://rjacquez.com

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Steve Johnson
Where do you want to start? If you want professional documentation do not use Word, do not even think about it. Word cannot handle cross-references, there are various anomalies when converting Word to PDF. Word has had a bug since 2.0 such that if you put a hard page break directly in front of a

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Steve Johnson
... and lest I forget, numbered lists are a NIGHTMARE in Word, effortless in Frame. On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 11:57 AM, Steve Johnson chinask...@gmail.com wrote: Where do you want to start? If you want professional documentation do not use Word, do not even think about it. Word cannot handle

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Shmuel Wolfson
As far as: Word has had a bug since 2.0 such that if you put a hard page break directly in front of a heading and then cross-reference to that heading, Word inserts a hard page break in front of the cross-reference. In Word, a cross-reference refers to a bookmark. A bookmark is a selection of

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Writer
shmue...@gmail.com wrote: From: Shmuel Wolfson shmue...@gmail.com Subject: Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word To: Framers framers@lists.frameusers.com Date: Thursday, June 3, 2010, 8:12 AM As far as: Word has had a bug since 2.0 such that if you put a hard page break directly in front

RE: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Lea Rush
McDaniel Cc: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word ... and lest I forget, numbered lists are a NIGHTMARE in Word, effortless in Frame. On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 11:57 AM, Steve Johnson chinask...@gmail.com wrote: Where do you want to start? If you want

RE: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-03 Thread Rick Quatro
Hi Tim, As Fred pointed out, there are tons of things you can do with FrameScript or the FDK. I am partial to FrameScript because I make my living writing them, but you can really make FrameMaker fly with FrameScript automation. Rick Quatro Carmen Publishing Inc. 585-659-8267

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-02 Thread Shmuel Wolfson
I don't think too much has changed between the two in the last few versions, except if you are interested in single sourcing. (Frame has better DITA support than earlier versions.) I find Frame's two greatest advantages to be automatic error checking when updating books and single sourcing.

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-02 Thread Mike Wickham
Does anyone have a current comparison they can share?...thanks, Kelly. A Google search of Word vs FrameMaker pops up a whole bunch of comparisons. Mike Wickham ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-02 Thread Dr Rick Smith
Regarding Frame vs Word, let me explain how I use it: I'm a consultant whose vice is book writing. I've been writing books with unstructured Frame since version 4. I'm also obliged to use MS Word when writing reports for clients. Rather than list strong points of each, let me list weak

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-02 Thread Mike Wickham
There are no analytics of average sentence complexity or grade level. You might want to check out the very inexpensive Readability Tools plugin from http://siliconprairiesoftware.com. There's no outlining feature with expand/collapse The inexpensive Outline Tools plugin is also

Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-01 Thread Bill Swallow
You're really talking apples vs. oranges here. Maybe you could be more specific about what you're looking for? Both allow you to create documents but in potentially very different manners. On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 12:44 PM, Kelly McDaniel kmcdan...@pavtech.com wrote: Does anyone have a current

RE: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word

2010-06-01 Thread Gerald Robertson
documents need frame. Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2010 13:07:38 -0400 Subject: Re: Framemaker 9 vs Microsoft Word From: techcommd...@gmail.com To: kmcdan...@pavtech.com CC: framers@lists.frameusers.com You're really talking apples vs. oranges here. Maybe you could be more specific about what you're

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-20 Thread Milton, Cynthia
Classification: NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED Does the same in XP/FM9p250 unstructured, although I found that ending one of the FM processes in Task Manager zapped the second instance as well, and CPU usage died down immediately. However, one has to ask why one would want to import formats from

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-20 Thread Bernard Aschwanden (Publishing Smarter)
Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash Classification: NOT PROTECTIVELY MARKED Does the same in XP/FM9p250 unstructured, although I found that ending one of the FM processes in Task Manager zapped the second instance as well, and CPU usage died down immediately. However, one has to ask why

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-19 Thread Bernard Aschwanden (Publishing Smarter)
FM9.0p237 on Windows 7 and I get the same result. If I click outside the table (not in the title, not in the body of it) and try to import, it works fine. The process I followed was to launch FM, then file new document portrait. File Save As to my desktop as _DELETEME.fm and then inserted a

Re: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-19 Thread Art Campbell
Followed your directions (3 times in an unstructured doc from different templates) and can't get it to happen on W7. Tried it with both the default titled Format A and untitled. What other add-ins are on your system? Any scripts related to tables or new documents? Art Art Campbell

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-19 Thread Bernard Aschwanden (Publishing Smarter)
Cc: FrameMaker List Subject: Re: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash Followed your directions (3 times in an unstructured doc from different templates) and can't get it to happen on W7. Tried it with both the default titled Format A and untitled. What other add-ins are on your system? Any scripts

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-19 Thread Michael Pearson
Hi Oran, I'm unable to reproduce the bug on FM9p250 Win7. What settings are you using on the Import Formats dialog? Or does it matter what settings you use? --Mike Date: Wed, 19 May 2010 05:17:15 + From: orand...@comcast.net To: framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: FrameMaker

RE: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash

2010-05-19 Thread Michael Pearson
: FrameMaker 9 Repeatable Hard Crash Date: Wed, 19 May 2010 10:42:36 -0400 FM9.0p237 on Windows 7 and I get the same result. If I click outside the table (not in the title, not in the body of it) and try to import, it works fine. The process I followed was to launch FM, then file new document

Re: FrameMaker 9 slow and sometimes unresponsive?

2010-04-29 Thread Writer
I've noticed the same issue when I save a file. Usually, it's when I save the first time after opening FM9 (especially DITA XML files). Even if it is only a small file. I agree that the icons on the Paragraph Designer don't map to their actual meaning. But I've started to become used to them

Re: FrameMaker 9 slow and sometimes unresponsive?

2010-04-29 Thread Scott Prentice
Hi Nadine... Regarding the document magnification issue .. this is the situation for all XML in FrameMaker. The magnification (as well as other document settings) are not saved in the XML, and are reapplied from the template each time you open a file. You can open the template file and set

Re: FrameMaker 9 slow and sometimes unresponsive?

2010-04-29 Thread Writer
Ah. I did not realize it was saved in the document itself. Thx, Nadine On 29/04/2010 5:33 PM, Scott Prentice wrote: Hi Nadine... Regarding the document magnification issue .. this is the situation for all XML in FrameMaker. The magnification (as well as other document settings) are not

Re: FrameMaker 9 Crashing and Unusable

2010-04-21 Thread Joseph Lorenzini
Hi Gurpreet, I was on Adobe Acrobat Pro Extended version 9.3.2. Not that it matters. IT ended up reformatting my computer. Sincerely, Joe On Tue, Apr 20, 2010 at 11:05 PM, Gurpreet Virdi virdi.gurpr...@hotmail.com wrote: Hi Joseph, Can you please also share the version of Adobe Acrobat

RE: FrameMaker 9 Crashes at Start Up

2010-04-20 Thread Kelly McDaniel
This describes my experience during the run-up to release. The temporary fix was to create a new profile and reload TCS2. I lost all my productivity workflow, shortcuts, and plug-ins and had to replace them as I went along, on schedule to miss the release by about 4 weeks. Yes, I use a dependable

Subject: RE: FrameMaker 9 Issues

2009-12-16 Thread Martin Ley
Solved: I had edited my maker.ini file, but not realised that Wordpad is not the best tool for the job - it destroyed the file's UTF-8 format, which was causing my problems. Restored from a backup, and everything is hunky-dory again. So, when editing maker.ini, ensure you use something like

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