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

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
John, Thanks for the information, however, changing the optcgm.prf file did not correct the problem. I don't think the problem is with the cgm; I can get the cgm to print correctly at other locations in the document AND when the anchored frame is increase in size to full page; the cgm won't pring

RE: Find and change smart quotes for regular quotes

2007-10-08 Thread Sam Beard
Stuart and Theresa, You don't have to turn off the smart quotes to type a regular quote symbol. All you have to do is type Esc+Shift+ and this will put in a regular quote symbol. I'm not sure that it will work in the Search dialog box, though. You could still copy and paste it in, though, I

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

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: It's not clear if you're printing from FM, or from a PDF made from the FrameMaker file. You've also not mentioned the printer you're using. There's no unit given dimension 0.016 that you mentioned - is it mm, points, inches, etc? In Acrobat Help, search for Fix hairlines. This topic

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

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
Peter, You may or may not have received the email I sent to John Hogan in response to his suggestion to fix the optcgm.prf file. In that email I expressed my feeling that this problem is not with the cgm that I'm trying to print, because I can place the cgm elsewhere in the file, and the lines in

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

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: On 10/8/07, Casher, Jeffrey [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Peter, You may or may not have received the email I sent to John Hogan in response to his suggestion to fix the optcgm.prf file. In that email I expressed my feeling that this problem is not with the cgm that I'm trying to

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Flato, Gillian
Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console doesn't open? Thank you, mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Gillian Flato Technical Writer (Software) nanometrics 1550 Buckeye Dr. Milpitas, CA. 95035 (408.545.6316 7 408.232.5911 * [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Henkel
Flato, Gillian wrote: Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console doesn't open? On the Preferences dialog box, clear the Show File Translation Errors check box. Rick ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Scott Prentice
However, plugins may make use of the console, and I believe that it will still open with this setting disabled. I find that the best thing to do is to leave it open. Once it is open, you can minimize it or let it go to the background and it won't pop to the front any more .. as long as you

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

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
Peter, My partial-page anchored frame means a frame anchored within text, that takes up part of the page. When I say IF I CHANGE THE FRAME SIZE TO FULL-PAGE, the lines in the graphic do print (are visible) on a hardcopy printed page and on the pdf of the page in Acrobat, I mean that I select the

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain
Minimize it is what I do too ... :) (FrameScript pops it up each time you start FrameMaker, for example.) Z Scott Prentice wrote: However, plugins may make use of the console, and I believe that it will still open with this setting disabled. I find that the best thing to do is to leave it

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

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: Thanks for the clarification. You wrote: Apparently you misunderstood my description (in the part of the email that was snipped) of what happens when I substitute another graphic; it DOES NOT behave correctly; IOW, when I delete the partial page graphic, leave the frame size as

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by unchecking a box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. Frank Elmore Project leader for FrameScript - Original Message - From: Syed Zaeem Hosain [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Scott Prentice [EMAIL

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Chris Borokowski
[General] SignonScreen=No Is this the option in question? --- Frank Elmore [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by unchecking a box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. http://technical-writing.dionysius.com/

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
The FrameScript option is SignonMessage=Yes or No under the [General] section The SignonScreen option is for the initial splash screen. Frank Elmore Project leader for FrameScript - Original Message - From: Chris Borokowski [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; Frank Elmore

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Chris Borokowski
Thanks, Frank! Is there a way to get FrameScript to stop opening the console window when Framemaker starts? I really enjoy framescript, but having that window pop up can make me batty for some reason. --- Frank Elmore [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The FrameScript option is SignonMessage=Yes or

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Quatro
File Preferences General. Uncheck Show File Translation Errors and click Set. Rick Quatro Carmen Publishing 585-659-8267 www.frameexpert.com Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console doesn't open? Thank you, mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] Gillian Flato Technical

text inset + cross-references to different files?

2007-10-08 Thread Lise Bible
Hi, I'm pretty comfortable with Frame to the extent that I know it, but don't consider myself expert yet. Using: Win XP Pro, Frame 7.1p116 (Unstructured) What I'm trying to do: Re-use text for a group of related product manuals. Each manual is its own separate book, each chapter is its own

Spelling dictionary

2007-10-08 Thread Whites
Hello All - How does one embed a non-breaking blank space in the site dictionary? I'd like to add Red Hat with space and also prevent it breaking at the end of the line. My brief poking around in the manual did not make my any wiser. Any solution appreciated. Will White

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
Hello Chris, FrameScript does not open the FrameMaker console window. FrameMaker creates it the first time a client or FrameMaker itself has a message to present to the user. If you turn off the message option in FrameScript, it won't write any messages to the console. However, some other

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain
Hi, Frank. Frank Elmore wrote: You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by unchecking a box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. Oh, it does not bother me. I just minimize it and go on ... But, thanks for the info anyway! :) Z Frank Elmore

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Quatro
FrameScript 5 has an option to suppress the startup Console message. I have been doing that with some of my plugins as well. Rick Quatro Carmen Publishing 585-659-8267 www.frameexpert.com Minimize it is what I do too ... :) (FrameScript pops it up each time you start FrameMaker, for

Re: FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Ian Hawkins
In addition to its primary purpose of setting the default printer, the SetPrint plugin (http://www.sundorne.com/FrameMaker/Freeware/setPrint.htm) moves the FrameMaker document window in front of the console window, so it's not nearly so annoying. This would also be a very simple thing to do

RE: Spelling dictionary

2007-10-08 Thread Combs, Richard
Whites wrote: How does one embed a non-breaking blank space in the site dictionary? I'd like to add Red Hat with space and also prevent it breaking at the end of the line. My brief poking around in the manual did not make my any wiser. Any solution appreciated. I don't know of a

Italics dropping out of TOC

2007-10-08 Thread William Abernathy
I assume there is some very important reason for the following behavior. [Frame 7.2, WinXP, Unstructured] When I italicize a chapter or section heading using the CTRL-I, the generated TOC file does not retain the formatting, but maintains the cross-reference all the way to the end of the

RE: text inset + cross-references to different files?

2007-10-08 Thread Combs, Richard
Lise Bible wrote: I was able to find information in FrameMaker Help about To insert a cross-reference to a paragraph in a text inset but it seems like that's talking about inserting a cross-reference *elsewhere in the file* to a paragraph contained *within the text inset*, and what I

Frame cheatsheets

2007-10-08 Thread Technical Writer
Has anyone put together a Frame mini-tutorial that he or she would be willing to share with a relative newbie? Specifically, a task completion synopsis in outline or cheatsheet format? Thanks, tekwrytrhttp://www.tekwrytrs.com/Specializing in the Design, Development, and Production

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
John, Thanks for the information, however, changing the "optcgm.prf" file did not correct the problem. I don't think the problem is with the cgm; I can get the cgm to print correctly at other locations in the document AND when the anchored frame is increase in size to full page; the cgm won't

Find and change smart quotes for regular quotes

2007-10-08 Thread Sam Beard
Stuart and Theresa, You don't have to turn off the smart quotes to type a regular quote symbol. All you have to do is type Esc+Shift+" and this will put in a regular quote symbol. I'm not sure that it will work in the Search dialog box, though. You could still copy and paste it in, though, I

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: It's not clear if you're printing from FM, or from a PDF made from the FrameMaker file. You've also not mentioned the printer you're using. There's no unit given dimension 0.016 that you mentioned - is it mm, points, inches, etc? In Acrobat Help, search for Fix hairlines. This topic

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
Peter, You may or may not have received the email I sent to John Hogan in response to his suggestion to fix the "optcgm.prf" file. In that email I expressed my feeling that this problem is not with the cgm that I'm trying to print, because I can place the cgm elsewhere in the file, and the lines

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: On 10/8/07, Casher, Jeffrey wrote: > Peter, > > You may or may not have received the email I sent to John Hogan in > response to his suggestion to fix the "optcgm.prf" file. In that email I > expressed my feeling that this problem is not with the cgm that I'm > trying to print,

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Flato, Gillian
Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console doesn't open? Thank you, Gillian Flato Technical Writer (Software) nanometrics 1550 Buckeye Dr. Milpitas, CA. 95035 (408.545.6316 7 408.232.5911 * gflato at nanometrics

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Henkel
Flato, Gillian wrote: > Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console > doesn't open? On the Preferences dialog box, clear the Show File Translation Errors check box. Rick

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Scott Prentice
However, plugins may make use of the console, and I believe that it will still open with this setting disabled. I find that the best thing to do is to leave it open. Once it is open, you can minimize it or let it go to the background and it won't pop to the front any more .. as long as you

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Casher, Jeffrey
Peter, My "partial-page anchored frame" means "a frame anchored within text, that takes up part of the page." When I say "IF I CHANGE THE FRAME SIZE TO FULL-PAGE, the lines in the graphic do print (are visible) on a hardcopy printed page and on the pdf of the page in Acrobat," I mean that I

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain
Minimize it is what I do too ... :) (FrameScript pops it up each time you start FrameMaker, for example.) Z Scott Prentice wrote: > However, plugins may make use of the console, and I believe that it will > still open with this setting disabled. I find that the best thing to do > is to leave

partial page graphic lines won't print - RESEND

2007-10-08 Thread Peter Gold
Hi, Jeffrey: Thanks for the clarification. You wrote: Apparently you misunderstood my description (in the part of the email that was "snipped") of what happens when I "substitute" another graphic; it DOES NOT behave correctly; IOW, when I delete the partial page graphic, leave the frame size as

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by unchecking a box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. Frank Elmore Project leader for FrameScript - Original Message - From: "Syed Zaeem Hosain" To: "Scott Prentice" Cc:

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Chris Borokowski
[General] SignonScreen=No Is this the option in question? --- Frank Elmore wrote: > You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by > unchecking a > box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. http://technical-writing.dionysius.com/ technical writing |

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
The FrameScript option is SignonMessage=Yes or No under the [General] section The SignonScreen option is for the initial splash screen. Frank Elmore Project leader for FrameScript - Original Message - From: "Chris Borokowski" To: ; "Frank Elmore" Sent: Monday,

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Chris Borokowski
Thanks, Frank! Is there a way to get FrameScript to stop opening the console window when Framemaker starts? I really enjoy framescript, but having that window pop up can make me batty for some reason. --- Frank Elmore wrote: > The FrameScript option is > > SignonMessage=Yes or No > > under

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Quatro
File > Preferences > General. Uncheck Show File Translation Errors and click Set. Rick Quatro Carmen Publishing 585-659-8267 www.frameexpert.com Does anyone know how to make it so that the annoying FrameMaker console doesn't open? Thank you, Gillian Flato

text inset + cross-references to different files?

2007-10-08 Thread Lise Bible
Hi, I'm pretty comfortable with Frame to the extent that I know it, but don't consider myself expert yet. Using: Win XP Pro, Frame 7.1p116 (Unstructured) What I'm trying to do: Re-use text for a group of related product manuals. Each manual is its own separate book, each chapter is its own

Spelling dictionary

2007-10-08 Thread Whites
Hello All - How does one embed a non-breaking blank space in the site dictionary? I'd like to add "Red Hat" with space and also prevent it breaking at the end of the line. My brief poking around in the manual did not make my any wiser. Any solution appreciated. Will White

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Frank Elmore
Hello Chris, FrameScript does not open the FrameMaker console window. FrameMaker creates it the first time a client or FrameMaker itself has a message to present to the user. If you turn off the message option in FrameScript, it won't write any messages to the console. However, some other

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Syed Zaeem Hosain
Hi, Frank. Frank Elmore wrote: > > You can turn off the FrameScript signon console messages by unchecking > a box on the options screen or changing the value in fscript.ini file. Oh, it does not bother me. I just minimize it and go on ... But, thanks for the info anyway! :) Z > Frank

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Chris Borokowski
Frank, Thank you for a patient reply. I did not originally differentiate between the SignOnScreen and SignOnMessage options, but now I do. It is a big help. cheers --- Frank Elmore wrote: > Hello Chris, > > FrameScript does not open the FrameMaker console window. FrameMaker > creates > it

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Rick Quatro
FrameScript 5 has an option to suppress the startup Console message. I have been doing that with some of my plugins as well. Rick Quatro Carmen Publishing 585-659-8267 www.frameexpert.com > Minimize it is what I do too ... :) > > (FrameScript pops it up each time you start FrameMaker, for

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Ian Hawkins
In addition to its primary purpose of setting the default printer, the SetPrint plugin (http://www.sundorne.com/FrameMaker/Freeware/setPrint.htm) moves the FrameMaker document window in front of the console window, so it's not nearly so annoying. This would also be a very simple thing to do

Spelling dictionary

2007-10-08 Thread Combs, Richard
Whites wrote: > How does one embed a non-breaking blank space in the site dictionary? > I'd like to add "Red Hat" with space and also prevent it > breaking at the end of the line. My brief poking around in > the manual did not make my any wiser. Any solution appreciated. I don't know of a

Italics dropping out of TOC

2007-10-08 Thread William Abernathy
I assume there is some very important reason for the following behavior. [Frame 7.2, WinXP, Unstructured] When I italicize a chapter or section heading using the CTRL-I, the generated TOC file does not retain the formatting, but maintains the cross-reference all the way to the end of the line.

Frame cheatsheets

2007-10-08 Thread Technical Writer
Has anyone put together a Frame "mini-tutorial" that he or she would be willing to share with a relative newbie? Specifically, a task completion synopsis in outline or "cheatsheet" format? Thanks, tekwrytrhttp://www.tekwrytrs.com/Specializing in the Design, Development, and Production

FrameMaker Console

2007-10-08 Thread Dan Vint
What is that option? The only thing I've seen documented is where to find Frame. Related but different, is there an option to turnoff the Frame Splash screen when running FrameScript in batch? Is there an option in Frame preferences for this? ..dan *** Dan Vint Engineer Sr. BEA