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by pastorblue
2005-09-29 00:11:42
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: A thank you to Nisus
Replies: 5
Views: 3171

A thank you to Nisus

When I first purchased NWE I was disappointed by the bugs. Moving up to NWE 2 didn't help totally, and I placed a complaint in this forum particularly about columns (terribly buggy) and how well Apple's Pages had implemented columns. I still think there is a better implementation of columns in Pages...
by pastorblue
2005-02-08 06:20:09
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: NWE v Apple Pages
Replies: 44
Views: 25907

Well, this is an interesting discussion, and I certainly appreciated Charles' post and largely agree with it. But it still comes down to this for me: when I purchased NWE it was version 1, but I only bought it because I believed v2 had to be better. One thing I need is columns, NWE 2.1.1 columns do ...
by pastorblue
2005-01-31 09:41:25
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: NWE v Apple Pages
Replies: 44
Views: 25907

NWE v Apple Pages

I note that Nisus thinks Pages is after their market (I read a quote from Charles that Pages would affect the Nisus market). I purchased NWE 1 and used it in spite of the problems, on the promise v2 would be better. What I really wanted was columns that actually worked. I got used to the Nisus way o...
by pastorblue
2004-11-12 07:37:57
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: New 2.1
Replies: 3
Views: 2615

Columns problem

2.1 is much better in many ways. Making the page horizontal and two columns now works on screen, but sadly not in print which means its all a bit pointless. :cry:

Still, NWE is the best WP I have come across for OS X.
by pastorblue
2004-10-19 00:44:34
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Columns problem
Replies: 0
Views: 1700

Columns problem

Help! I am aware from other posts that there is a column bug, but I am not sure it is the one I am getting. I usually write with the page (A4) in portrait mode, and what I want to do when finished is turn the page to landscape mode, create two columns and have a fairly wide gutter (about 3cm) so I c...