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Posted: 2007-08-27 12:46:49
i tried to save the pdf of the manual and it accidentally went into a resources folder. I cannot find it anywhere? does anyone have a clue where I can get it from? I realize I can do it again; but I would like to retireve the said file.
Posted: 2007-08-27 13:31:41
Open "Resources" folder, digit "help" (or whatever you called that file) in the search box and wait a bit.
Posted: 2007-08-27 14:02:34
the problem is I do not see or know where this resources folder is.... I looked and searched all over. any more info would be greatly appreciated.
Posted: 2007-08-27 14:29:39
Open adobe reader, click on the 'recent files' menu item in the Files menu. You should find your copy there; cmd-click on the title (has the pdf icon) and you will see the folder where you saved the file; move your pointer to it, and you will be in that folder; now move the copy to wherever you want.
another way, perhaps: start to save the manual again with "save a copy" and this may locate the folder for you.
Posted: 2007-08-27 14:50:15
SSampler - I did but it just shsows the resource folder next to the pdf name and when I command click it just opens. It does not show or tell me just where this resources folder is located. Weird eh?
Posted: 2007-08-27 14:53:51
cmd-click and hold--you should see the entire 'path'--the original folder, and all the enclosing folders. the original guide is within the nisus application itself--actually a package, a special kind of folder. you open it up by control-clicking on the app and selecting the 'show package contents' item. the original manual is within 'resources' folder inside a 'contents' folder. probably your copy is there too.
Posted: 2007-08-27 14:56:54
I'm assuming that it saved it in the Resources folder insider the Nisus Writer Pro application.
Right click the NWP icon in your Applications folder. You should see "Show Package Contents." A new window will open. You will see a Contents folder. Inside that folder will be the Resources folder.
Inside the Resources folder is a file called "help.pdf". This is the pdf of the manual, and probably what you saved to.
Hope this helps,
Posted: 2007-08-27 15:03:28
Scott!!!!!! Yes - that is it! I never knew I could get into the app icon like that and to open the packages as such. I saw it in with a mix of the other data when I did a search but could not figure out where it was and how to get into it. I learned a lot today from your help! Thank you so very much!!!!
I figured it was an Application resource folder but had not clue how to get to it.
Many, Many thanks!
I removed it and then I also put it in the trash and the help pdf did open so this was another version eating 72 MB or so of space. Thank you again.
I hesiate to tweak too much in the innards of the apps and OS.
Posted: 2007-08-27 15:05:05
No problem. Glad I could be of 'help..'
Posted: 2007-08-27 15:06:31
Thank you again!!!