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by ChrisW
Fri Mar 23, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Project not in a recommended location
Replies: 17
Views: 4170

Re: Project not in a recommended location

Lunk -- your help was the break through I needed. You are amazing and saying thank you seems inadequate. I now understand and can see that I was complicating the process and tying myself in knots because of having projects open and not following the advice of closing and moving in finder. Your diagr...
by ChrisW
Wed Mar 21, 2018 6:24 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Project not in a recommended location
Replies: 17
Views: 4170

Re: Project not in a recommended location

Thank you Keith and Katherine for your hard work at trying to guide me on what to do. I have been a Scrivener user and lover of the app since it first came out, I think around 2005. This latest pop of of recommendations may be indicating that for all these years I have been doing the backups wrong b...
by ChrisW
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Project not in a recommended location
Replies: 17
Views: 4170

Re: Project not in a recommended location

Thank you for the responses. My apologies for the delay in thanking you. Based on my understanding from your instructions I have gone into my existing Scrivener projects and: 1) Clicked Scrivener Preferences / Backup/ Backup location /Choose -- I chose-- Documents Scrivener Projects 2) Clicked File ...
by ChrisW
Thu Mar 15, 2018 11:37 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Project not in a recommended location
Replies: 17
Views: 4170

Re: Project not in a recommended location

Today I installed the upgrade and am now also receiving the message of Project not in a recommended location. I opened, as you said, preferences and backup and only see one option to choose for where to back up. I have always backed up to Dropbox. Sorry but I don't understand live and automatic back...
by ChrisW
Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:02 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background
Replies: 5
Views: 6920

Re: Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background

Thank you. Your instructions helped and I am now back to how I am accustom to working with full screen. Much appreciated.
by ChrisW
Tue Nov 28, 2017 2:25 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background
Replies: 5
Views: 6920

Re: Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background

Thank you for your fast reply. I followed your instructions but still haven't figured it out. In composition mode -colors I have tried several of the options to no avail. There is a separate place for full screen in appearance preferences but it doesn't give the option to change the background color...
by ChrisW
Tue Nov 28, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background
Replies: 5
Views: 6920

Scrivener 3 How to change the full screen background

I just upgraded to version 3 and do not like the black ground and white type on the full screen. How can I change it back to white background and black type. I use the full screen all the time and this is jarring.