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by mchemnitz
Thu Mar 01, 2018 6:32 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?
Replies: 6
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Re: Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?

Amber, Thanks for the reply, in lew of any future in-line tagging, your manual tagging method may work for my needs. Have you come across a way to view all search results in a separate view? That is, if I search for "B2:3" (Book Two, Chapter 3) the cursor is placed at each location with th...
by mchemnitz
Wed Feb 28, 2018 3:10 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?
Replies: 6
Views: 1211

Re: Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?

I do realize that I can break out the text into smaller text files, but that would defeat the point of using metadata on text blocks. Another example, both books are about a similar subject (since they are taken from the same dissertation) and therefore will contain some cross-references. So, some p...
by mchemnitz
Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?
Replies: 6
Views: 1211

Is it possible to use Meta Data for parts of text within the editor?

I'm editing a long doctoral thesis into two different books. Scrivener's binder is good at organizing into Book>Chapter>Sub Chapter, etc. I am using the status and Labels to guide where I am in the editing process (draft, edited, needs footnote work, etc.). What would be most helpful is if I could f...
by mchemnitz
Thu Feb 23, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Preset text styles drop my formatting
Replies: 5
Views: 1085

Preset text styles drop my formatting

I have searched for this on the forum but I can't find it. Sorry if it has been asked and answered. I have imported a dissertation from MS Word, all correct formatting (italics, bold) and footnotes came over just fine. My problem is when I apply a preset (body, block quote, etc.) to the paragraph, i...