Re: Better diff tool that change bars?

2007-04-18 Thread John Posada
Acrobat 8 can enable PDF documents Acrobat 7 also John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

Re: Creating a single HTML page from Frame book

2007-05-17 Thread John Posada
I considered using ePublisher, but I believe it always creates a minimum of one HTML file per FM chapter. This would not work. No, it creates one HTML file per topic. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good

Hiding graphics

2007-05-25 Thread John Posada
Hi, guys...quick question...what is the shortcut for not displaying graphics...I'm working over a slow network connection and I don't need to see the images while I work on the text. Thanks John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so

RE: Hiding graphics

2007-05-25 Thread John Posada
Thanks, Fred...better than having to remember a series of cryptic keystrokes. --- Fred Ridder [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Oops, checkbox rather than radio button. From: Ridder, Fred [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: John Posada [EMAIL PROTECTED],framers@lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: Hiding

Re: Getting something ignored during spell checking

2007-05-30 Thread John Posada
file - (believe me, as many times as this is used in this guide, a variable is not the way to go.) Actualy, because it is used so much makes a variable THE way to go. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good

Re: FrameMaker to HTML

2007-07-25 Thread John Posada
didn't like it. - ePublisher from Quadralay (gui and expensive, http://www.quadralay.com/) - Mif2Go from Omsys (no gui, INI driven, mucho power, less expensive, http://www.omsys.com/dcl/mif2go_main.htm) John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever

Re: Missing leader lines in TOC

2007-08-01 Thread John Posada
Sorry, guys...don't have the faintest idea how this response got on this list. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. - Original Message From: John Posada [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Zoe Lawson [EMAIL PROTECTED]; karyn

Re: Frame 7.2 and Vista

2007-09-12 Thread John Posada
a whole operating system. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Frame and re-use

2007-09-14 Thread John Posada
to perform an action that requires some training and process understanding. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Broken Text Includes

2007-09-18 Thread John Posada
If the area can received a cell phone connection, they can use a wireless broadband card. I do. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. - Original Message From: Sam Beard [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: John Posada [EMAIL

Re: Easiest way to update all paragraphs in a book

2007-09-20 Thread John Posada
1. Press ctrl+m and update each style in paragraph designer. Import formats to whole book. 2. Save as .mif search and replace Times New Roman and 10 pt respectively. Save as .fm and import formats to whole book. If you do step 1, why do you have to do step 2? John Posada Senior Technical

Re: Template Mapper

2007-09-28 Thread John Posada
for you. BTW...I've sent him an email through an address I know is valid that his presence is needed. but I have not heard from him yet. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good

Request for strong FM8 speaker for Nov NY Metro STC chapter

2007-10-01 Thread John Posada
is included and maybe we can throw in a $50 Amex gift card), but I'll explain a twist where you'll be exposed to Adobe at a national level (details supplied to serious contender). Please contact me off-list. John Posada Program Chairman, STC NY Metro Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs

RE: radical revamping of techpubs

2007-10-18 Thread John Posada
know this. As a company, we run a number of dashboards that give progress status. Since we embraced Agile, the number of software bugs has started to decline while the number of customers is climbing. Who knows what it's due to, but it's heading in the right direction. John Posada Senior Technical

RE: radical revamping of techpubs

2007-11-01 Thread John Posada
through online help and 508 standards committes - others All 100% paid while working from home 4-5 days a week. Granted...not all companies offer opportunities. However, find the right one and you can take advantage of things they offer as they do so with you. John Posada Senior Technical Writer

RE: radical revamping of techpubs

2007-11-01 Thread John Posada
times. John Posada Senior Technical Writer They say everyone needs goals. Mine is to live forever. So far, so good. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank

[Announcement] NYMetro STC Chapter Meeting on FM and the TC Suite 11/29 in NYC

2007-11-21 Thread John Posada
-8768-47c4-962e-a861c73df147 or contact John Posada ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http

[Announcement] NYMetro STC Chapter Meeting on FM and the TC Suite 11/29 in NYC

2007-11-23 Thread John Posada
-47c4-962e-a861c73df147 or contact John Posada ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http

How do I turn off the link

2007-12-13 Thread John Posada
Hi, guys...one of my associates at work has a problem and I thought you might have an answer. The Framemaker source file has the following: SQL @create_olap_tables.sql When she generates the pdf, it becomes a link that opens a web browser and an outlook e-mail. I'll assume it's because of the @

Re: How do I turn off the link

2007-12-13 Thread John Posada
Then you have to remember to do this each time you generate a new PDF. I'm looking for a way of encoding the string so it never becomes an email address. One of my suggestions to the person was to create a tiny graphic just containing the @ sign and put the image in place of typing the character.

Re: future of FrameMaker

2008-02-14 Thread John Posada
Is it that time again? On 2/14/08, Jakob Fix [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello, I would like to know if anybody has some reliable first-hand information about the future of FrameMaker. I have recently heard of people having attended Adobe training sessions for FrameMaker that Adobe may/will

Re: FM 8 on XP SP2 Problem: uncharacteristically slow response to keystrokes, mouse clicks

2008-04-18 Thread John Posada
and documents of every size, with or without images. The behavior doesn't seem associated with FM crashing. It performs, but in really slow motion. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President - Said the Zen master to the hot dog vendor Make me one with everything

Words dropping out when a PDF is generated

2008-07-07 Thread John Posada
. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President 'Half this game is ninety percent mental.' -- Danny Ozark, Philadelphia Phillies manager ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

Re: Renaming 300 linked graphics in Framemaker

2008-09-16 Thread John Posada
How does it know that 08-204 is the same as analyzer_main? Is there an easy way to do this without having to reimport. Maybe there is a tool? -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President 'Half this game is ninety percent mental.' -- Danny Ozark, Philadelphia Phillies

Re: OT: Any of you documenting the same product as IVD and non-IVD equipment?

2008-10-01 Thread John Posada
What's IVD? On Wed, Oct 1, 2008 at 7:56 AM, Andersen, Verner Engell VEA [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi I just found out that my product manual should be marked with the IVD symbol for US customers. For the rest of the world the IVD doesn't apply. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer

Re: party invitation

2008-12-02 Thread John Posada
publishing software, of course! John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President 'Half this game is ninety percent mental.' -- Danny Ozark, Philadelphia Phillies manager ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send

Re: Source Control for Frame

2008-12-08 Thread John Posada
When I was at EMC, we used Documentum for source control and it handled binaries just fine. You may, however, find the price tag a bit steep. Is there any source control out there that works really well with Frame? We have subversion here, but that can only read ASCII files. It stores -- John

Re: Re-installing FM 8 onto a new drive ...

2008-12-10 Thread John Posada
this replacement drive (on the same system). -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: framemaker does not skip missing graphics

2008-12-17 Thread John Posada
which allows me to open all files in a book silently. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram

Re: How can I avoid having to rescale linked screen shots

2009-01-12 Thread John Posada
, if your images in FM are always 5.25 wide, create the screen capture with this dimension already Then, when you import the next version of the image at the same dimension, it should be a 1:1 replacement. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig

Re: Easiest way to create a new book from a template (unstructured FM8)

2009-01-12 Thread John Posada
having to set them up from scratch again? Do you have any other good ideas on how to optimize a template for group usage. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig. ___ You are currently subscribed

Networking in the NYMetro area.

2009-01-29 Thread John Posada
who are in positions and those who are not. Besides...what better way to meet socially and since it is job-search related, mostly tax deductable (but that's between you and your accountant) Respond off-list please and for the purpose I'm describing, please be in the NY metro area.. -- John Posada

Re: Handling Large FrameMaker Books

2009-02-04 Thread John Posada
a different set of options, one of them to open all files in the book. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram

Re: Table leaves a blank page and jumps to start at top of following page

2009-02-10 Thread John Posada
the table's insertion page, so leaving a blank page. So the table's anchor point is left at the top of the blank page, and the actual table itself starts at the top of the next page. What is going wrong? -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig

Re: Table leaves a blank page and jumps to start at top of following page

2009-02-10 Thread John Posada
Word, a row will not split between pages. On Tue, Feb 10, 2009 at 5:21 PM, Deirdre Reagan deirdre.rea...@gmail.com wrote: Is the table defined with too many rows for the page? - John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig

Re: Desperately Need Legal FrameMaker 8!

2009-02-18 Thread John Posada
IT guy has exhausted his resources. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram...@lists.frameusers.com

Re: FrameMaker 9

2009-03-25 Thread John Posada
About? On Wed, Mar 25, 2009 at 3:31 PM, Pat Christenson pxen...@comcast.netwrote: Any opinions? Thanks. Pat Christenson ___ -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President The Americans will always do the right thing after

Looking for popular high-quality tech writing blogs

2009-04-17 Thread John Posada
Wranger, the Solitary Scrivener, and Lindsey's beyondwords. Any others that you-guys like to hang out on? Please...no links to blog lists...I can Google with the best of them. I want to know which one's YOU think are the good ones. Thanks -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC

Re: Master page mystery

2009-04-23 Thread John Posada
into the MIF file and remove it there? I have tried this and this seems to work, but I see that the paragraph with the footerleft tag then appears at -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Register for our next event on wikis by going to http://www.stcnymetro.org/events/notices

Re: Master page mystery

2009-04-23 Thread John Posada
What is the downside to not worrying about it? What a great question to start every fixit project! Thanks. It is a question that I use to help prioritize tasks. Don't prioritize on the size of the problem, but the affect. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President

Re: Developer documentation

2009-06-26 Thread John Posada
Now I need to write developer documentation, which doesn't make sense to me.   I just can't seem to get an handle on what these books should look like. Have you consulted with your developer management to define what they think should be in the documentation? -- John Posada Senior Technical

Re: Keyboard shortcut control for inserting a variable?

2010-01-21 Thread John Posada
On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 1:56 PM, Lief Erickson l...@networkinstruments.com wrote: Ctrl+0. Type the first letter of your variable. Arrow down, if necessary. Press Enter. Correct -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President ___ You

add multiple monitors

2010-01-31 Thread John Posada
For those who wish to add more monitors to their setups, I came across this...it's an external video card that connects via USB. Says you can add upto 6 monitors on a PC. http://www.microcenter.com/single_product_results.phtml?product_id=0294176 -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro

Re: type vs enter

2010-07-20 Thread John Posada
take to make my point, or is this all personal preference. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to fram...@lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send

Re: Job Posting Question.

2010-11-11 Thread John Posada
Communications (STC), for they have their own free job board that sends alerts out to its members via e-mail. Chris -- John Posada Senior Analyst for Internal and External Knowledgebase, Vonage http://jposada.zenfolio.com/ ___ You are currently

Re: PDF incorporation into Documentation Set

2011-01-06 Thread John Posada
that is in control of a few documents. I would like to be able to incorporate that latest version of their documents when I generate my sets. Is there anyway to incorporate this foreign document into my workflow? -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com

Re: PDF incorporation into Documentation Set

2011-01-06 Thread John Posada
to get the full document to show up/print? -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com/ ___ 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: Sharepoint links in a Frame doc

2011-01-27 Thread John Posada
or if there is a better way to do it? -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com/ ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to framers@lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscr

Re: Sharepoint links in a Frame doc

2011-01-28 Thread John Posada
create hypertext links in Frame (to avoid post-production re-work on the PDF) as long as I had the full path statement to the target document. I don't have any experience with Sharepoint. Do you know if my linking strategy will work or if there is a better way to do it? -- John Posada http

Re: Customer-friendly word for landline

2011-02-03 Thread John Posada
-l.com [mailto:techwr-l-bounces+darren.butler.ctr=robins.af@techwr-l.com] On Behalf Of John Posada Sent: Thursday, February 03, 2011 4:24 PM To: List, Techwriter Subject: Customer-friendly word for landline I'm putting together a se-Instead glossary of terms to make our customent facing

Re: Customer-friendly word for landline

2011-02-03 Thread John Posada
Maybe nothing, just exploring alternative...look like there really aren't any...thanks anyway On Thu, Feb 3, 2011 at 4:59 PM, Alan T Litchfield a...@alphabyte.co.nz wrote: Telephone? What's wrong with landline? Alan -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com

Re: Customer-friendly word for landline

2011-02-04 Thread John Posada
if it is Internet connection through satelite transmission. -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com/ ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to framers@lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send

Re: Customer-friendly word for landline

2011-02-04 Thread John Posada
considered a landline .. I dunno). No, VoIP is not considerd landline because the Internet connection can be provided to the home (the customer premises in the jargon) via twisted pair (ISDN), coaxial cable, optical fiber, or 3G/4G wireless telephony. -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com

Re: DITA CMS recommendations?

2011-04-06 Thread John Posada
are geared more for unstructured documents... Thoughts, anyone? -- John Posada http://jposada.zenfolio.com/ ___ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to framers@lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send

Re: Merge lists?

2005-11-23 Thread John Posada
or Lisa? The only way the lists would merge is by people voting with their feet. John Posada Senior Technical Writer What do we want? More than anybody else has. Steve Ballmer ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL

Re: Synchronizing documents in a book

2005-11-29 Thread John Posada
that you've updated in the book are updated together. I have a book with several documents in it: how can I say to the different documents that for instance one of my paragraph style has changed and make it synchronized in all the documents at once? Is master pages techniques John

Re: RE: Can't Open a FM File

2005-12-08 Thread John Posada
. John Posada Senior Technical Writer Well, you have to know these things when you're king, you know. - --King Arthur of Camelot. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: TOC IX files don't exist?

2005-12-21 Thread John Posada
How much work? You add it, it's done. Its thr same amount of work as regenerating it John Posada Senior Technical Writer Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. --Oscar Wilde I started re-creating the files this morning (doing an Add TOC), but this seems like a lot

RE: Figure titles in structured FrameMaker

2006-01-05 Thread John Posada
, It will if you apply a paragraph style to the anchored frame. You can do that. John Posada Senior Technical Writer Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. --Oscar Wilde ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

RE: Figure titles in structured FrameMaker

2006-01-05 Thread John Posada
one space to the left. The whole anchored from gets selected and appears black. I then slect the Anchored style. John Posada Senior Technical Writer Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. --Oscar Wilde ___ You are currently

RE: Figure titles in structured FrameMaker

2006-01-05 Thread John Posada
(perfectly valid, but not good practice). As you said, it isn't good practice. John Posada Senior Technical Writer Bigamy is having one wife too many. Monogamy is the same. --Oscar Wilde ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

RE: Figure titles in structured FrameMaker

2006-01-05 Thread John Posada
, in sequence (not together, and case is important) esc m p. This will shrinkwrap the anchor frame around the image in the anchored frame and also eliminate the apprearance of any space above the frame (except for what you define as the space above in the paragraph style). John Posada Senior Technical Writer

RE: IETM Research Help

2006-01-06 Thread John Posada
Interactive Electronic Technical Manual OK, I'm not proud: what's IETM? John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email

I'm lazy

2006-01-16 Thread John Posada
://, it will appear as a live hyperlink. If I have to copy the text to a browser and paste it in the address box of my browser, I probably won't bother unless I'm motivated. OTOH, make it a live link and I'll usualy check it out, and who knows...I may become interested in what I see. John Posada Senior

RE: I'm lazy

2006-01-16 Thread John Posada
It seems to be an issue with web based mails, such as hotmail and yahoo mail --- Kristina McCook [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I use Outlook 2003 Outlook Express. The hyperlinks come out whether the http:// is there or not. This might be a setting on your end, John. John Posada Senior Technical

Re: POLL: Which method do you use to apply bold and italics?

2006-01-16 Thread John Posada
Character catalog John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http

Re: I'm lazy

2006-01-16 Thread John Posada
I wanted to, but I couldn't click the link. My other hand was holding my coffee cup and I was too lazy to put it down --- Rick Quatro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: If you were really lazy, you'd buy my plugin :-) http://www.frameexpert/plugins/pagelabeler/ John Posada Senior Technical Writer

Re: Frame vs. Quicksilver - Please help me save Frame

2006-01-18 Thread John Posada
. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options

Re: add Framers list to gmane.org?

2006-01-26 Thread John Posada
internal documentation, preferably just a URL per post. However, I'm not sure this is possible with the Lyris John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: add Framers list to gmane.org?

2006-01-26 Thread John Posada
: Sorry, just found out that Framers is archived publicly with exactly what I need: http://www.mail-archive.com/framers@lists.frameusers.com/ All is well now (except maybe for John P. :-)) John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

Re: add Framers list to gmane.org?

2006-01-26 Thread John Posada
completely different things. I assume you said what you did to get a response, not because it made any sense. nothing more than an address) constitutes copyright violation, why did you ask us all to do it for you? ( http://tinyurl.com/8dn69 ) John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks

RE: add Framers list to gmane.org?

2006-01-26 Thread John Posada
the information in that post really was. Yes, you can bully him into doing what you want by threatening them with some sort of harm. That's usually called extortion... John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

Re: Carrying the Title of a Book forward [was Variables]

2006-01-31 Thread John Posada
in the header, and when they appear in the module books, to have the module title in the header. It did not seem to work out that way. Maybe it was a particular way I implemented the functionality. Would your method accomodate it? John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

RE: Carrying the Title of a Book forward [was Variables]

2006-01-31 Thread John Posada
for the book. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman

Re: Carrying the Title of a Book forward [was Variables]

2006-01-31 Thread John Posada
could live with that. I'd even buy a pluggin that gave me that feature. --- Mike Feimster wrote: John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Carrying the Title of a Book forward [was Variables]

2006-01-31 Thread John Posada
? Assign a user-definable Hot-key sequence to the ImportVariables menu option. Open the book, press keys, updated. I like itOh, and by the way...he includes active URLs in his emails. :-) John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

Re: Another can't find the answer in the archives question - about variables and spell-checking

2006-02-10 Thread John Posada
correctly, John Posada initiated this one. When spell-checking my documents, I have a couple of quirky industry-specific terms as well as standard terms that are preceded by a period, like .PDF. Of course, when I run spell-check on my document, it flags these terms each and every time

Available

2006-02-12 Thread John Posada
scheduled programming. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] To unsubscribe send a blank email to [EMAIL PROTECTED] or visit http

CareerBuilder

2006-02-21 Thread John Posada
CareerBuilder. ...and yes, I'm available in about two weeksbut that's not the purpose of this post. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list

CareerBuilder

2006-02-21 Thread John Posada
like your collective opinion on the site CareerBuilder. ...and yes, I'm available in about two weeksbut that's not the purpose of this post. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed

Re: Converting many directories using Mif2Go

2006-03-02 Thread John Posada
Posada\My Documents\Documentation\RTM.book and [GraphFiles] gif=bmp can I just use gif=bmp or must I include the [GraphFiles] part also do I need to include the header portion with the ; --- Jeremy H. Griffith [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, 2 Mar 2006 08:56:43 -0800 (PST), John Posada [EMAIL

Re: Creating hyperlinks

2006-03-09 Thread John Posada
Create your first one manually, copy it to clipboard, then do a search/replace and for replace, select By Pasting. --- Sanjana [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi What is the easiest way to hyperlink words that repeatedly ocuur in a FM document. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So

RE: Creating hyperlinks

2006-03-09 Thread John Posada
Method 2: Create a new text flow on a reference page, and paste the link there. On the Body page, import the flow (File Import File... I like this...never would have thought of it. Thanks John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

TOC Line wrap

2006-04-21 Thread John Posada
Hi, guys...new gig and they like plugins. Remind me again...the plugin that remembers when you softreturn a line in a TOC that remembers the wrap? Thanks John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently

Re: PDF FrameMaker Page Numbers

2006-04-28 Thread John Posada
Rick...if I may... My group uses this plugin...it is one of the two or three plugins that we consider a mandatory addition to FM. --- Rick Quatro [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: My PageLabeler plugin is does this. See http://www.frameexpert.com/plugins/ John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long

Unbreaking dash

2006-04-28 Thread John Posada
Hi, guys...In FM, I need to put the word CD-ROM in a chapter title and it breaks at the dash. What's the key sequence to prevent it from breaking? Thanks John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently

Re: Unbreaking dash

2006-04-28 Thread John Posada
with: UNIX Procedures for CD- ROMs Instead, I want UNIX Procedures for CD-ROMs John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

Re: Unbreaking dash - Retraction

2006-04-28 Thread John Posada
Never mind...you were right. --- John Posada [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: The Quick Ref Card and page 111 of the manual say the nonbreaking hyphen is Esc - h That doesn't seem to be it. I want to insert the -...I just don't want the break to happen at that point. John Posada Senior

Re: images for mif2go

2006-04-29 Thread John Posada
in Word after going through mif2go? No...you put a BMP version of your images in a directory (I use the output directory) and instruct Mif2Go to swap the GIFs/PNGs/TIFs with the BMPs when generating the Word files. I use PaintShopPro to batch convert the images. John Posada Senior Technical Writer

RE: images for mif2go

2006-05-04 Thread John Posada
confirm what I say (and say it better), or tell me why what I'm doing is not the best way. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages

RE: A bug note on using .png graphics....

2006-05-04 Thread John Posada
16 million colors vs 256 for GIF --- Jim Light [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: So someone refresh my memory please, the advantage of using png files is what? John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You

How do YOU format page alignment in FM TOCs

2006-05-05 Thread John Posada
is one line, no impact. If the TOC entry is two lines, the page number still right aligns. This is what I want. However...I'm interested in other ways of doing this. If anyone has a more gracefull way of addressing it, I'd be interested in hearing about it. Thanks John Posada Senior Technical Writer

Re: How do YOU format page alignment in FM TOCs

2006-05-05 Thread John Posada
are trying to edit your TOC, then I can maybe help you a bit more. John Posada wrote: Hi, guys...I need to make a recomendation to my writing team next week on the best way to address some TOC rough edges. Let me explain. Right now, we include a section number $paranum, the text

RE: How do YOU format page alignment in FM TOCs

2006-05-05 Thread John Posada
I'm with you on that. However, sometimes, when ya got over 140 books (between all of us, not just me), it just cannot be avoided. John Posada Senior Technical Writer EMC/SMARTS where information lives --- Anne Robotti [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: However...I'm interested in other ways of doing

Re: How do YOU format page alignment in FM TOCs

2006-05-08 Thread John Posada
column table, and that's too much of a restructure at this point. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED] Send list messages to [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: 2-pane Page in WebWorks Standard?

2006-05-08 Thread John Posada
display in the right pane. I have not been able to get this to work in this version of WebWorks. Has anyone else? John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You are currently subscribed to Framers as [EMAIL PROTECTED

Re: Career advice--which application to focus on: FM or Word?

2006-05-11 Thread John Posada
Position, work, and subject matter. Tools are a snap. Hello everyone, I would like some advice from anyone who has worked in the technical writing field for more than 3 years. My question is this: 15 years John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish

Re: I Object to sites which demand registration before exposing pricing

2006-05-11 Thread John Posada
of experiences in the past with competitors. That seems pretty lame to me because, obviously, any competitor could easily disguise a pricing probe. So could you. Wanna know the number of companies that think I live at 123 Main St and with a phone number of 212-555-1212? John Posada Senior Technical

RE: Release Date for FrameMaker 8?

2006-05-16 Thread John Posada
not communicated anything, so there is no communication problem. Right now, all the two of you have is rumors, and there is ALWAYS a communication problm with rumors. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So long and thanks for all the fish. ___ You

Re: RE: Release Date for FrameMaker 8?

2006-05-16 Thread John Posada
Don't expect Adobe to bring back any jobs. Once the outsourcing bug hits, those jobs are lost forever. On one hand, I understand I know of multiple specific instances of where outsourced projects were brought back and domestic developers were added back. John Posada Senior Technical Writer So

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