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by mmm.johnson
2008-01-21 15:45:41
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: Replacing an Existing Style
Replies: 6
Views: 6321

Yes, mrennie, I think you've described it beautifully. This "little" feature is, by far, the one I miss the most in NWP. This has been the primary way I edit styles in MS Word for about a zillion years (hardly ever visiting the official "Styles" dialog box): the mighty "Redefine Style Based on Selec...
by mmm.johnson
2006-05-03 19:13:24
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: 3.0 Feature Request List
Replies: 129
Views: 139286

Document Map & Notes-To-Myself

The Document Map (aka Navigation Pane) feature from Word 2004, while executed with Microsoft's usual spectacular lack of grace, aesthetic taste, or basic respect for humanity, is GLORIOUS nevertheless. Working on long documents without this navigation aid seems really archaic now. Along the same lin...
by mmm.johnson
2006-05-03 19:03:08
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: 3.0 Feature Request List
Replies: 129
Views: 139286

more format options

Here's some format options I really miss (from Word, natch): • "All Caps" and "Small Caps" (as attributes, not through conversion) • for paragraphs, "Keep With Next" and "Keep Lines Together" • for Styles, a command to "Redefine Style Based On Selection" (this is huge for me; it feels so much more n...
by mmm.johnson
2006-05-03 18:25:21
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Many windows, one document?
Replies: 4
Views: 5048

multiple views = yes

Add me to the ever-growing cacophony of citizens for whom multiple views onto a single document are a much-loved feature from other WPs. In Word, I use the split document panes all the time, as well as sometimes spawning a second window; especially these days when we all have large monitors, being a...