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by macwrite
2007-10-03 03:26:12
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: .RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft
Replies: 7
Views: 7470

Final Draft improting RTF

I just received an email survey last week from Final Draft stating they were working on Final Draft 8 and were looking for suggestions. I mentioned the RTF thing. I'd venture a guess they are fickle about import/export features to discourage competition, whether it be Movie Magic Screenwriter or eve...
by macwrite
2007-09-25 13:12:20
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: .RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft
Replies: 7
Views: 7470

Export as TXT works! Mostly...

spinningdoc, Thanks much, that never occured to me. I thought the benefit of RTF over TXT was the formatting so I never tried TXT. Right now I just did a quick Save As TXT and imported it into Final Draft 7.1.3 and it looks good except for 1 minor thing - apostrophes. Some show up correctly, quite a...
by macwrite
2007-09-22 04:52:13
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: .RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft
Replies: 7
Views: 7470

NWP and Final Draft 7.1.3 formatting errors

I've setup two styles, one for ACTION and one for DIALOGUE. Both of them use the ruler/margins adjustments and tabs. Other than that everything else is normal. I just saved an RTF from NWP and opened it in FD7.1.3. For starters INT. and EXT. are gone, replaced by a bullet. Character names are not ce...
by macwrite
2007-09-20 18:30:37
Forum: Nisus Writer Pro
Topic: .RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft
Replies: 7
Views: 7470

.RTF export issues with other software like Final Draft

I'm a screenwriter currently forced to use Final Draft which I actually find counter-productive. To make things easier for myself I write in NWE and now just upgraded to NWP. I save as an RTF file but when I import the file into Final Draft 7.x.x the formatting is gone. However, if I import the NWP ...