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by spinningdoc
2010-02-08 12:30:06
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Page guides on non-Nisus originated files
Replies: 2
Views: 3416

Re: Page guides on non-Nisus originated files

Following the New Doc options is a good idea. Maybe a check box in Prefs to choose whether to use the Nisus New Doc defaults, or open as per normal?

Matt
by spinningdoc
2010-02-08 04:12:31
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Page guides on non-Nisus originated files
Replies: 2
Views: 3416

Page guides on non-Nisus originated files

I've unchecked the 'show page guide' box in preferences so that new documents created in Nisus Writer Express don't show them, but when I open documents created by other apps (for instance, exports from Scrivener), they still show up. It's not a major irritant, but I'd like to be able to turn off pa...
by spinningdoc
2008-08-13 00:48:31
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Word documents. Grrr!
Replies: 15
Views: 13436

Re: Word documents. Grrr!

My experience is that they're the kind of people who don't understand that Word is not the same thing as Windows, and that not every file in the world is a Word file. I used to work at a place that kept various logs and ledgers in Excel spreadsheets. About once a month someone would open them in Wor...
by spinningdoc
2008-08-09 00:58:43
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Word documents. Grrr!
Replies: 15
Views: 13436

Re: Word documents. Grrr!

An alternative is to just machine gun the clients.
by spinningdoc
2007-11-20 07:40:33
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Dead-easy Styles question, probably
Replies: 5
Views: 5920

rows

Ah. That's different to Word then. Mind you, I prefer not to break shots over a page, but it could be a problem with a long speech.
by spinningdoc
2007-11-20 06:18:37
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Dead-easy Styles question, probably
Replies: 5
Views: 5920

AV scripts

Elbrecht I'm another one on the never ending quest to find some way of doing dual column AV scripts easily. So far the best bet is, sadly, Word (not least because it minimises compatability issues with clients). I tried Final Draft AV but just found it awkward; maybe I'm too used to Word. I don't qu...
by spinningdoc
2007-09-25 12:40:20
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: .RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft
Replies: 7
Views: 6260

text

Have you tried using txt files for transferring to FD? In my experience it handles them better than rtfs.
by spinningdoc
2007-07-19 01:07:33
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: Sadly, it's not for me
Replies: 20
Views: 16573

not for him

It's all feedback isn't it, for which I imagine Nisus are grateful as it helps them plan development. Or is only adulation allowed?