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by Jim Strickland
2006-11-03 18:51:03
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: What do you write with Nisus (Writer Express)
Replies: 29
Views: 25675

What I use NWE for

NWE is my primary word processor, and I use it for all word processing jobs, plus it is my primary RTF reader. Presently I'm using it for (I think) the third year in a row to write my NANOWRIMO novel. This will be the fourth work in excess of 50,000 words that I've done with NWE. It's gotten better ...
by Jim Strickland
2005-08-11 17:01:17
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Speed issue and rendering bug
Replies: 7
Views: 5502

If you are willing, please give the 2.5 beta a try. We've definitely improved typing speed (and file opening times). The disappearing text bug should also be fixed. Get the beta here: http://www.nisus.com/Express/beta/ If you find a file that is still sluggish in 2.5, please send it to us and we'll...
by Jim Strickland
2005-08-08 20:14:23
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Speed issue and rendering bug
Replies: 7
Views: 5502

Performance problems

I'm seeing the same performance issues with an 80,000 word novel I'm writing. It's been getting gradually worse as the novel has gotten bigger. Is there an official Nisus way to handle humungous documents like this? I've broken it into sections - 45 of them - in the hopes that NWE would be smart eno...
by Jim Strickland
2005-05-07 08:05:49
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: 2.1.3 can't open text file?
Replies: 1
Views: 2147

2.1.3 can't open text file?

I can't seem to open a plain text file from a unix app with 2.1.3. Also perl macros seem to hang or crash NWE a lot. I have the sneaking suspicion the file troubles you were having with 2.1.2 are present in a few other places yet. I've submitted bugs on both. <edit> The file opening problem seems to...