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by Twolane
Sat Dec 21, 2013 3:33 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: What if I Wrote & Nobody Bought?
Replies: 29
Views: 6223

Re: What if I Wrote & Nobody Bought?

Right on, Wock!
by Twolane
Mon Dec 09, 2013 4:28 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: What if I Wrote & Nobody Bought?
Replies: 29
Views: 6223

Re: What if I Wrote & Nobody Bought?

I too am retired. Before that, I was fortunate to have spent a considerable amount of time involved in aviation in some of the seedier parts of the world. That left me with an abundance of encounters, lies and whispers that might have led to treachery at the time, but have subsequently enabled me to...
by Twolane
Mon Jul 01, 2013 9:34 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: We are listening. (A note from the NSA)
Replies: 23
Views: 2562

Re: We are listening. (A note from the NSA)

That's nothing. Do a search for "insider threat program". The era of Drunken Joe McCarthy is back, and this time it's going to be much, much worse. The instigators will be sober. The Insider program has already moved to the Federal Department of Agriculture - Agriculture? What's with that?...
by Twolane
Sun Jun 23, 2013 2:53 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Why?
Replies: 10
Views: 1217

Re: Why?

No. Not nine. Nine.

Oh, wait. It's something called Google+. I don't use that abomination. Sorry for the flogging.
by Twolane
Sat Jun 22, 2013 9:38 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Why?
Replies: 10
Views: 1217

Re: Why?

Farbeit for me to start something, but yer all dru uhhhh,

I have nine of the aforementioned googley email thingies, and I don't see any bells nor whistles in my email accounts. Is this in general release yet?
by Twolane
Thu Jun 20, 2013 11:30 pm
Forum: Bug Hunt (Windows)
Topic: 1.5.7 - No way to get Scrivener to work
Replies: 13
Views: 1744

Re: 1.5.7 - No way to get Scrivener to work

You might want to take a look at this post on ghacks.net: http://www.ghacks.net/2013/04/12/microsoft-recommends-to-uninstall-windows-7-update-2823324/ It applies to systems failing to boot into Windows 7 or applications after the security update has been installed on the computer system Obviously, I...
by Twolane
Sun Jun 16, 2013 2:22 am
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: New Topic
Replies: 61
Views: 4263

Re: New Topic

That globular fella is what's known as a troll. A quick search reveals that the travels the boards, leaving inane comments throughout on anything and everything. Please do not feed the trolls.
by Twolane
Thu Jun 06, 2013 12:31 pm
Forum: Software & Development
Topic: Is this the wrong time to buy a laptop?
Replies: 66
Views: 5586

Re: Is this the wrong time to buy a laptop?

Given the many responses to the question, I have my own. It would appear that the rumours of a new product could be correct, according to gizmodo's site:

http://gizmodo.com/report-apple-s-almost-certainly-got-new-macbook-airs-a-511606712
by Twolane
Sat Jun 01, 2013 12:46 am
Forum: Software & Development
Topic: View formatting codes in Word for Windows 2010
Replies: 1
Views: 564

View formatting codes in Word for Windows 2010

It doesn't turn it into WP, but it could be the next best thing.

http://www.howtogeek.com/164343/easily-view-formatting-codes-in-word-2010-using-crosseyes/

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Title edited.
by Twolane
Sat May 04, 2013 9:05 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Corkboard card placement
Replies: 4
Views: 588

Re: Corkboard card placement

* snicker *
by Twolane
Sat May 04, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Special present for Fluff & Floss
Replies: 8
Views: 947

Re: Special present for Fluff & Floss

Far be it for me to want to become known as a troublemaker, or to attempt to burn down the house, or some such, but...

http://www.literatureandlatte.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=4&t=23018

(Sorry, I just couldn't resist. :oops: )
by Twolane
Mon Apr 08, 2013 8:13 pm
Forum: Bug Hunt (Windows)
Topic: ERROR in latest build 1.5.6. 0 "this file is used..."
Replies: 25
Views: 1975

Re: ERROR in latest build 1.5.6. 0 "this file is used..."

Sticker shock to say the least. The web site is constructed using tables - right out of the '90s - so they can't be wasting any of that sticker price to get into the '00s at least.
by Twolane
Wed Apr 03, 2013 1:27 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Americans: do you doddle?
Replies: 16
Views: 2275

Re: Americans: do you doddle?

As a Canadian who has spent years in America, I can attest to the accuracy of Wock's map graphic, although he did leave out a small area of Uninhabited known as Maple Syrup Guzzlers.
by Twolane
Tue Apr 02, 2013 4:10 pm
Forum: Bug Hunt (Windows)
Topic: Edits making the page move?
Replies: 3
Views: 452

Re: Edits making the page move?

You might try Format / Options / Typewriter Scrolling.

There's also Tools / Options / Editor to de-select Typewriter scrolling in new projects.