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by Argoed
Mon Mar 30, 2020 11:51 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Full screen layout formatting
Replies: 1
Views: 69

Re: Full screen layout formatting

Hello Angieskim, Best you can do is use the full screen paper width adjuster which is at the bottom of the full screen editor to adjust your width to approximate the size you want and then go to options / editor and over on the right of that panel find the editor margins and set them to somewhere be...
by Argoed
Mon Jan 13, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: formatting toolbar not visible - new user, please help
Replies: 2
Views: 142

Re: formatting toolbar not visible - new user, please help

The menus across the top. You have Format and then Format bar ticked on the drop down menu?
by Argoed
Sat Jan 04, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Closing Documents
Replies: 5
Views: 332

Re: Closing Documents

Hello GER, What it means is to close Part one folder. The little triangle is here Scriv 1.PNG Clicking on the little triangle closes the Folder that the documents are in. There is no way to close a document other than to click in the binder to show something else in the editor view. The editor view ...
by Argoed
Fri Jan 03, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Accidentally Changed New Text Default
Replies: 4
Views: 279

Re: Accidentally Changed New Text Default

Are you using the little arrow to the side of the green add button to select what new item you want?
by Argoed
Wed Jan 01, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Editing or Wrapping Point in Windows
Replies: 5
Views: 408

Re: Editing or Wrapping Point in Windows

Have you checked your wrapping point is where you want it? Menu /Format / Ruler and drag the little wrapping icon on the right of the ruler to where you want it.
by Argoed
Tue Dec 31, 2019 9:42 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Editing or Wrapping Point in Windows
Replies: 5
Views: 408

Re: Editing or Wrapping Point in Windows

Hello there Scrivictim,
Sounds like you have gone into screenplay writing mode. On your menu go to Format / Scriptwriting and turn it off with Scriptmode (or use Ctrl +4
by Argoed
Mon Dec 30, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Editor settings
Replies: 2
Views: 283

Re: Editor settings

Hello Pe, Not sure what you have tried, but to set editor settings go to Options / Editor and using the graphical interface drag the little adjusters to where you want them. Be aware that as stated above the setting panel, this affects new projects only. If you want to change an older or existing pr...
by Argoed
Mon Dec 30, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Saving Templates
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Re: Saving Templates

Hello Matt, From the manual " The items added to templates are like any other items you’ve added to projects on your own. They can be deleted, modified, duplicated, or set aside andignored. " Hard to explain on a forum but your best bet is to read the Scrivener manual accessed from within t...
by Argoed
Mon Nov 25, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Feedback (Windows)
Topic: Just about out of patience
Replies: 55
Views: 6643

Re: Just about out of patience

Not that it is much comfort Canlino5 but I spoke to my son about new software, he is always waiting on something being released shortly, he is a student and avid gamer. He laughed when I mentioned I was still waiting for Scrivener 3 and that it was months behind schedule. He really does not see mont...
by Argoed
Thu Nov 14, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Target Word Count
Replies: 3
Views: 257

Re: Target Word Count

Hello Jambirdie. You are nearly there. Using outliner you can set a target for each folder, and also show a progress bar as well as the current number of words. Just click on the outliner so that your folders are showing and then add some columns by clicking on the outliner column arrow (shown by my...
by Argoed
Tue Oct 01, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Is it possible to open a Documents folder from within Scrivener?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Is it possible to open a Documents folder from within Scrivener?

Hello Lincon. Yes you can. Just shrink your scriv window down a bit so you can see the desktop. Get your document folder up and just drag whatever folder straight into research. I do it often. You can select files, photos ect directly from your folder. Ignore the post about making links. Not necessa...
by Argoed
Sun Sep 29, 2019 2:15 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Can't resize Options window so I can see whole thing
Replies: 1
Views: 183

Re: Can't resize Options window so I can see whole thing

Hello Aunty, all your display settings okay in windows 10? (right click on desktop screen / select display settings. Check you are on the recommended resolution and everything else there is okay.
by Argoed
Sun Sep 15, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Beta Testing (Windows)
Topic: [LH1254] Scratch pad divider.
Replies: 1
Views: 152

[LH1254] Scratch pad divider.

The divider in the scratch pad still does not maintain its position when dragged to a more useful place. Half of the text area is taken up by having the list of items. Dragging this enables a more usable area, but as soon as the scratchpad is closed and re-opened, it revers to the same place, leavin...
by Argoed
Sat Sep 14, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Compiler doesn't work, list is empty
Replies: 12
Views: 312

Re: Compiler doesn't work, list is empty

You haven't somehow managed to have the work you wish to compile not in the Draft / Manuscript folder?
by Argoed
Thu Sep 12, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: Scapple Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Software update
Replies: 1
Views: 869

Re: Software update

And there it was, in the menu, under Help. Labelled..... Check for Updates. Specsavers are your friends...