Re: PDF comments hiding in FM...

2007-04-05 Thread Peter Gold
experimented with the comment layers in InDesign...yet! HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Art Campbell wrote: I have a PDF in a FM file imported by reference. Although it contains several comments (callouts, highlighting, etc.) they don't display in FM. I know they're

Re: Maddening problem with frame below

2007-04-10 Thread Peter Gold
column, perhaps the width of the reference frame is bumping into the column and pseudo-wrapping to the lower position. Have you tried using an anchored frame below, with a rule, instead of the reference frame, just to see if it's stable? HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: shortcut for para down

2007-04-11 Thread Peter Gold
; pasting the format stops when you copy other content to the clipboard. If you need to apply the override to different paragraph formats, create examples in a separate FrameMaker file, and copy special from it. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices You wrote: Dos

Re: Maddening problem with frame below

2007-04-11 Thread Peter Gold
perhaps that's not the issue. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Rene Stephenson wrote: We have the same problem with 2 similar BlockLine paragraph tags that use 2 pt font w/ 6 pt space above and paragraph below pointing to a line on the reference page. Both are aligned

Re: shortcut for para down

2007-04-11 Thread Peter Gold
. * Dedicated paragraph format variations are GOOD for page-flow tweaking, because they are stable and are proof against Remove Overrides actions. One takes the road that leads to that inner peach that all technical authors seek constantlyG. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: FrameMaker and InDesign

2007-04-14 Thread Peter Gold
text. There's a lot of formatting and layout control over footnotes. No table footnotes, though. No x-refs to fake them, either. Thanks for asking. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: Better diff tool that change bars?

2007-04-18 Thread Peter Gold
, so users don't need full Acrobat. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices At 11:35 -0400 18/4/07, Molly Keegan wrote: I am wondering how others keep track of changes made to their books. I am the only technical writer at my company, and we have a rigorous system

Re: switched printers -- now HelvObl prints with extra slant

2007-04-19 Thread Peter Gold
. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Art Campbell wrote: I'd set the Printer metrics line in maker.ini to ON, to get accurate screen display. And I'd also set the Adobe distiller printer instance as the default. Art ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: QuarkXPress to FrameMaker

2007-04-19 Thread Peter Gold
they may be planning. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices The filter for QuarkXPress import into FrameMaker was hacked from the equivalent InDesign filter and only supports QuarkXPress 3.x and 4.x files. Newer files (5, 6, and 7) cannot be opened in FrameMaker due

Re: How many FM users are there?

2007-05-09 Thread Peter Gold
. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Diane Gaskill wrote: Hi all, I know Adobe keeps all of their numbers a Big Secret, but I am creating a comparison spreadsheet in my research on FM vs AT and I need to have a general idea of how many FM seats have been installed. FM has

Re: How many FM users are there?

2007-05-09 Thread Peter Gold
: the common factor is ice cubes. Leave them out of drinks to avoid morning hangovers. Moral, perhaps? Be careful when buying lots of FrameMaker licenses. Perhaps companies that are late FrameMaker adopters are too precarious already to benefit from it?MG Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: Chapter Numbering in the Table of Contents

2007-05-12 Thread Peter Gold
of contents file, it retrieves the table of contents file's chapter number. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank

Re: Double-spacing a PDF output doc from a structured Frame book

2007-05-15 Thread Peter Gold
explanatory text is likely to be prone to human error. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Bob Williams wrote: Hi All, This may be one of those 'Well, if I KNEW which menu and function this was - I'd have already done it myself' questions, but... Wondering HOW to simply double-space my PDF

Re: surreptitious mountains

2007-05-17 Thread Peter Gold
time you see Peking, duck!G Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Aligning Imported Graphics and Callouts Against the Grid

2007-05-18 Thread Peter Gold
Jim, have you tried selecting the graphic in FrameMaker, and then in Graphics Tools, choosing Fill None? Sometimes this enables transparency in an imported graphic. Worth a try. Let us know how it works for you. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Stuart Rogers

Re: OT: RE: surreptitious mountains

2007-05-18 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Aligning Imported Graphics and Callouts Against the Grid

2007-05-18 Thread Peter Gold
these output steps, there's still a chance. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Pinkham, Jim wrote: I checked and had Fill defaulted to None. Thanks for the suggestion, though. It was well worth trying. -Original Message- From: Peter Gold [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: FW: Adobe CEO interview

2007-05-20 Thread Peter Gold
the ineffectiveness of public education to bring students to a useful level of literacy, than about the media and syntax that's used to transmit recorded culture and history. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Daniel Emory wrote: --- [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: As far as a device

Re: FW: Adobe CEO interview

2007-05-20 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: First Time Framer!

2007-05-30 Thread Peter Gold
abilities, but they are pretty rare among professional publishing products, which gives FrameMaker an important edge in usability and efficiency. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Rene Stephenson wrote: I agree with Steve. The time saved of being able to use variables

Re: Help, anyone got FrameMaker 5?

2007-05-31 Thread Peter Gold
- Escape o H (uppercase H). If it opens and is readable, save it to a new name and proceed working with it. If it fails, it's most likely that the file is corrupt. FM 7 should open files as far back as FM 5. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Skewed graphic boxes

2007-06-01 Thread Peter Gold
the corners, the lines and corners will be at 45- or 90-degrees. To resize polygons, you drag a corner. You can also reshape it - drag the corners - by choosing Graphics Reshape, then drag a corner. Reshaping by dragging without holding Shift, can break the rectangularity. Regards, Peter

Re: Proofread your EMails

2007-06-06 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Does anyones have an EDD for the Bible?

2007-06-20 Thread Peter Gold
perspective. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Does anyone have an EDD for the Bible?

2007-06-20 Thread Peter Gold
the experience of dropping the one tablet left him very upset he almost turned back to Egypt. However, his close advisers told him not to worry, take these two tablets and call us in the morning! -- Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Some questions about reference pages, index specifications and font size

2007-06-23 Thread Peter Gold
the book, and from within the book, use Shift+File Open All Files in Book . Then, repeat the test with a different single specification in place. (NOTE: Open All Files in Book opens the files in minimize size.) Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Some questions about reference pages, index specifications and font size

2007-06-23 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Rob: I know a lot about FrameMaker, but I tremble when trying to engage with statistics in any specific way. I am quite comfortable with sweeping generalities and fuzzy logic. Rather than treat your number differences as problems, I'd take the statistical approach of determining what factor

Re: Thumbtabs issue

2007-06-26 Thread Peter Gold
If you search Google for framemaker thumb tab without quotes, you'll find Brad Anderson's ground-breaking tutorial on exactly this process. HTH Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 25/6/07 09:31, Radha Padmanabhan [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Helping Hands

Re: Mac Keyboard Commands

2007-06-26 Thread Peter Gold
//table move to Bottom of current column HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 6/26/07, Ron Miller [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi: I 'm working in Frame 7.1 running Windows in Parallels on a Mac Book Pro. I can't seem to select a row in a table

Re: Mac Keyboard Commands

2007-06-26 Thread Peter Gold
a body row), and the table continues onto another page, the repeated headers on all continuation pages are not selectable. Selecting and Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: Mac Keyboard Commands

2007-06-27 Thread Peter Gold
welcome on these forums. They do keep things interesting, and they do get results. But... searching Help and Google help you improve your own resource even more. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: Save book as postcript

2007-07-19 Thread Peter Gold
not sure if an FM file can remember a printer specification, to make this work. You can read fmbatch documentation in FM user manual or online help, and of course, you can find DoBatch documentation at the cudspan location. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: deleting backup files

2007-07-23 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: deleting backup files

2007-07-24 Thread Peter Gold
or processing the closed files. * If some of the files have unsaved changes that you want to protect from errors that the global procedure might cause, save these files before performing the global procedure(s.) HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 7/24/07, Fred Ridder

Re: FrameMaker to HTML

2007-07-26 Thread Peter Gold
that you invest some learning effort, to control the output. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Special Marker dialog box has disappeared

2007-08-01 Thread Peter Gold
You can drag the Windows taskbar to a vertical position. I always use mine there, to recover vertical space in the window; I also use my Mac's Dock vertically, for the same reason. HTH Regards, Peter Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Vertical spacing inconsistencies

2007-08-02 Thread Peter Gold
Documents to look for differences. If this works, we could name the technique after ourselves and place it in public domain for the whole FM-er communityG. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You

Re: border around a word?

2007-08-07 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Foxy stuff on master pages

2007-08-07 Thread Peter Gold
reference pages of the file. Have you tried using it for help before asking for support? HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list

Re: anyone use the $paratag building block?

2007-08-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, David: I don't use it, but I think it's safe to say that it's useful where authors want to display eponymously-named paragraph tags like Chapter, Section, Unit, Step, etc, in cross-references or system variables like running headers/footers. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: XRefs mysteriously converted to text

2007-08-14 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Pop-ups in Generated PDF

2007-08-14 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Lin: FM's hyperlink pop-up menus aren't converted PDF. Somewhere in the user guide and Help there's a chart that lists which hypertext commands are supported in PDF and HTML. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 8/14/07, Lin Surasky [EMAIL

Re: Virtual PC

2007-08-14 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Book problems

2007-08-15 Thread Peter Gold
name, overwriting the original file. Your book file is already created new from scratch, so it's probably already cleaned up. Save all files, keep all files open, and try printing again. Let us know how this works. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Book problems

2007-08-16 Thread Peter Gold
Great catch, William! Whoever thinks about PS text frames anymore? Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Combining side-heads and full-span paras in the same document

2007-08-20 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Steve: If I understand your request correctly, method c would be to use paragraph formats set to Across All Columns and Side Heads for your full-span paragraphs, with a flow that enables side head space. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Print-out of Structured View window?

2007-08-31 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Lin: I seem to remember hearing about a utility that can do this; perhaps someone on the list hasn't forgotten its name. However, I believe that SnagIt, and perhaps some other capture tools, can capture scrolling windows. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: Print-out of Structured View window?

2007-08-31 Thread Peter Gold
currently working with the file electronically, but even two monitors is not enough, so I need to go to hard copy. TIA Lin ___ Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Sequential page numbers on alternate pages

2007-09-03 Thread Peter Gold
a master-page text frame for Flow B, with Autoflow property for the right page. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

Re: problem install framemaker 8 trial version

2007-09-07 Thread Peter Gold
. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/7/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED] [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm attempting to download and install the free trial version of Framemaker 8 from the Adobe website. It downloads fine but during the install process I

Fwd: FW: Dictionary doesn't find smart quotes

2007-09-10 Thread Peter Gold
. ASIDE: Would you mind describing how you converted Quicksilver (which release) to FM? Thanks! HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/10/07, Daya, Shetil A - Arlington, VA - Contractor [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Morning all, I'm using

Re: FrameMaker and Illustrator EPS files

2007-09-12 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Steve: Have you tried applying Fill None to the number graphic in FM? This may work when the graphics are not grouped, and may fail when they are grouped. It's worth a try. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/12/07, Steve Rickaby [EMAIL

Re: Numbering steams and flows

2007-09-12 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Steve: Have you looked into: * Text insets for the two-column pieces - number streams increment * Two-column layout everywhere, with across-all column paragraph formats for one-column layout HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/12/07

Re: FrameMaker and Illustrator EPS files

2007-09-12 Thread Peter Gold
Did you try exporting to PDF? Sometimes the Fill None doesn't appear on screen in FM, but does work in PDF. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/12/07, Steve Rickaby [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Peter Have you tried applying Fill None

Re: Numbering steams and flows

2007-09-12 Thread Peter Gold
into a side-head paragraph. Perhaps the reverse approach might be worth trying - import the single-column layouts into a two-column document. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices Sarah O'Keefe suggested a hack for this, but I've not managed to understand

Re: Footnotes and frames

2007-09-18 Thread Peter Gold
be a much better Framer-er for itG. If the boxed insets vary in size and position, try to standardize on a few models, and create a custom master page for each. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/18/07, Tina Ricks [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm working

Re: adding blank pages without affecting page numbers

2007-09-19 Thread Peter Gold
a starting page number to each component file. Look up the topic Page count across a book in FM Help, for the technique to achieve page n of xx pages. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/19/07, Milan Davidovic [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I'm

Re: adding blank pages without affecting page numbers

2007-09-19 Thread Peter Gold
, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/19/07, Rick Quatro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Milan, Here is a FrameMaker solution you can try for fun (at your own risk). Assuming you don't anticipate much page flow and you are using unstructured FrameMaker, try

Re: Mapping of Word styles to Framemaker paragrahps

2007-09-20 Thread Peter Gold
of the paragraph tags defined in a document. Paragraph Tools is $10 for a single-user license, $100 for a site license, and is available for FrameMaker 6.x and 7.x on Windows and Macintosh. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: PDF question

2007-09-20 Thread Peter Gold
got graphics and blue (hyperlinks) text. I'd like the blue text to come out as black. I think I need to fiddle with the Acrobat joboptions file and postscript. But I'm not sure how. Any ideas? HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: PDF question

2007-09-21 Thread Peter Gold
It's not clear if the poster wants to change only the link color, or all color. My suggestion was based on changing only link color. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: Further information on Building blocks in FrameMaker

2007-09-26 Thread Peter Gold
Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/26/07, Daya, Shetil A - Arlington, VA - Contractor [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello everyone, I wanted to know if there was a way to setup a if...,them... syntax within FrameMaker. The reason I'm asking is that I

Re: Mapping of Word styles to Framemaker paragrahps

2007-09-27 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Rick: While you're waiting to hear from Chris, take a look at paragraph tools and character tools from siliconprairiesoftware.com. Very inexpensive and useful beyond their cost. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 9/27/07, [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Conditional Build Expression

2007-10-02 Thread Peter Gold
A OR Condition B OR Condition C OR Condition D ANDNOT Condition E Nice, eh? NICENOT!!! ANDNOT in HelpG Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Why am I losing page and column breaks?

2007-10-04 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
, the fix doesn't require changing line widths in graphics. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
the problem page, and paste into the new document. Then create new content for the omitted problem area in the new document in the correct location. TIP: You can save time by printing only the suspect page. This exhausts my knowledge. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold

Re: partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
described in Acrobat Help was to clarify the issues of very thin line widths that occur in files; it's possibly a clue to the problem that's surfacing in your FM files. Sorry if I was confusing. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Italics dropping out of TOC

2007-10-10 Thread Peter Gold
the character format to selected building blocks? Can you post the TOC Reference page lines? Thanks. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On 10/10/07, William Abernathy [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I got no response to the below post. Is this such a well-known

Re: Questions on viewing conditional text

2007-10-30 Thread Peter Gold
selected text IN the paragraphs, but not the paragraphs themselves. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL

Re: radical revamping of techpubs

2007-10-31 Thread Peter Gold
via the World Wide Web, visit http://techcommpros.com/mailman/listinfo/tcp_techcommpros.com or, via email, send a message with subject or body 'help' to [EMAIL PROTECTED] Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Multiple File Import

2007-11-13 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Keyboard shortcuts in FM8 (was Re: 8.0.1 patch fixes FM Book to PDF issue)

2007-12-12 Thread Peter Gold
for Adobe to begin serious development of new and proven engineering that brings the products into the current generation. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL

Re: Keyboard shortcuts in FM8 (was Re: 8.0.1 patch fixes FM Book toPDF issue)

2007-12-12 Thread Peter Gold
... but there IS evolution, even if it's slower than we'd like. No competing tool set is perfect, either, so hang in, send in feature requests, send in requests to participate in beta programs, help push the envelope. Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Acrobat / FrameMaker conflicts during install

2007-12-13 Thread Peter Gold
the products because you haven't gotten that far yet, you have a good bargaining chip for returning the purchase for exchange. If you'll have need down the line for creating help and tutorials, the suite is a good idea. Installing the complete suite is a one-step deal. HTH Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow

Re: FM 7.2 and Acrobat 8: remove .tps and view PDF

2007-12-17 Thread Peter Gold
(using Frame 7.2)? It is removed automatically if I use FrameMaker 8. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL

Re: Text flow oddity

2007-12-21 Thread Peter Gold
pages no longer worked. I'm not sure if the change occurred in FM 6 or 7, or if this applies to your problem, but it's worth a bit of search time. Perhaps other relevant topics will result. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

Re: Alphabetizing a generated list of Figures or Tables

2008-01-23 Thread Peter Gold
and figure-sequence numbers. The table-sort method is best done after the document set is frozen, although once it's set up, reapplying it to a newly-generated list. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You

Re: Keyboard shortcut for copyright symbol

2008-01-24 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: FrameMaker vs. InDesign CS3

2008-01-24 Thread Peter Gold
FM, again) if you're creating help systems, and Captivate 3 (to record tutorials). ID does support XML, with or without DTD, but not the same way as FM - learning curve ahead. Also, ID doesn't currently support DITA, which FM does. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold

Re: HELP - Deleting Multiple Master Pages in FrameMaker

2008-02-01 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Working with Images

2008-02-06 Thread Peter Gold
calibration, and standard lighting for viewing printed output? (No rants were harmed during the creation of this question.)G Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers

Re: Question about applying and removing character tags in FM6.0

2008-02-06 Thread Peter Gold
all to as-is first, is a precaution to retain all local formatting - applied with or without tags - in the selection. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On Feb 6, 2008 2:46 PM, maxwell.hoffmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I have a basic, really dumb question

Re: Background Color Obscures Contents in PDF

2008-02-07 Thread Peter Gold
, footer, and main-flow text frame. The PDF should print correctly Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: FrameMaker doc attributes report

2008-02-08 Thread Peter Gold
coordinates, and units. You'd need to do the math. HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe

SURVEY [Cross-Posted]: Migrating content to InDesign? Changing your tool set to InDesign? Please share your plans or experience.

2008-02-12 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: future of FrameMaker

2008-02-14 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: future of FrameMaker

2008-02-14 Thread Peter Gold
I'm thinking. It's always good to aim high, and persist in getting closer to that goal. Thanks for the on-the-scene update. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers

Re: future of FrameMaker

2008-02-14 Thread Peter Gold
in the TCS. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On Thu, Feb 14, 2008 at 2:51 PM, Paul Findon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: At the risk of repeating myself (ha, ha!), please tell RJ and the team that the feature I - and the nearly 4,000 Adobe customers who've

Re: Question about TOC, LOF, LOT

2008-02-18 Thread Peter Gold
are front matter and are not called out in the TOC, so they should come before the TOC. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

Re: Text string in title case?

2008-02-29 Thread Peter Gold
process like this.G HTH Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 10:33 AM, Paul Findon [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Tina, This is impossible with FrameMaker alone. I thought perhaps Spell Catcher could handle it, as it does have

Re: Index colum-page breaks

2008-02-29 Thread Peter Gold
___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On Fri, Feb 29, 2008 at 11:22 AM, Pete Rourke [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi Framers Another newbie question. On a generated index, I have a two column spread alphabetically. My problem is trying to find the right combination of 'keep with', Widow/Orphan lines

Re: Text string in title case?

2008-02-29 Thread Peter Gold
readily-available tools. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL

Re: Trouble splitting a chapter into two files using FrameMaker....

2008-03-06 Thread Peter Gold
both parts btext inset into an otherwise empty container file). Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: IX generation question restated

2008-03-18 Thread Peter Gold
(Level1IX, Level2IX, etc.). It's all entries or none. HTH If you want Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: FM 8

2008-03-24 Thread Peter Gold
occurs if the paragraphs don't contain any text (yet). So: Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Autonumber at end of paragraph

2008-03-27 Thread Peter Gold
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Fwd: Stretching a table footnote to the column width ...

2008-04-02 Thread Peter Gold
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Re: Stretching a table footnote to the column width ...

2008-04-02 Thread Peter Gold
I like it, too! Simpler is usually better. Regards, Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices On undefined, [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi, all. I decided not to try this one from Peter, because I received another suggestion off-line that did exactly what I wanted. Since it was a private

Re: OS X 10.4.11 -- can't import files from Word

2008-04-18 Thread Peter Gold
mentioned it. Back in FrameMaker 6 for Mac, for some unfathomable reason, the 'Japanese' RTF import filter worked better than the other one. And, yes, the French accents are no problem, either way. Regards, Peter ___ Peter Gold KnowHow ProServices

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