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by Major Major
Thu Apr 05, 2018 7:13 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Need info to Activate Scribener;
Replies: 1
Views: 519

Re: Need info to Activate Scribener;

Put in the license number again?
by Major Major
Tue Apr 03, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Installing Full Version of Scrivener on a New Laptop
Replies: 3
Views: 2274

Re: Installing Full Version of Scrivener on a New Laptop

Just send an email to L&L. They should have your info on file.
by Major Major
Sat Mar 17, 2018 10:09 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Lost use of Scrivener - weird message
Replies: 4
Views: 987

Re: Lost use of Scrivener - weird message

Even if you are backing up to Dropbox, one sincerely hopes you also have a local copy on your computer. Do a search for the file name, and if you find it, then you can sort out the Dropbox problem.
by Major Major
Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Videos in Srivener will not play
Replies: 9
Views: 1427

Re: Videos in Srivener will not play

Mine won't either. I installed Scrivener--was forced to install Trial Version even though I bought the damn thing--which I am already regretting. I've tried to find help--2 days before I can get a reply per "no replay" automated email. I bought this thing to save time--not waste it going ...
by Major Major
Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Videos in Srivener will not play
Replies: 9
Views: 1427

Re: Videos in Srivener will not play

I have written to you several times because my recently acquired software "Scrivener for Windows" did not work properly. The error lies in the falling of video files within Srivener. The video is played the first time, but a second or third video is no longer played, even the first video ...
by Major Major
Fri Mar 02, 2018 3:51 pm
Forum: Beta Testing (Windows)
Topic: [JH] Default fonts in Scrivener 3
Replies: 10
Views: 4167

Re: Default fonts in Scrivener 3

The Options setting will apply to new documents. To convert existing documents, go to Documents | Convert | Formatting to Default Text Style.
by Major Major
Sun Feb 25, 2018 6:14 pm
Forum: And Now For That Latte
Topic: Stainless Steel are absolute acceptable to maintain
Replies: 11
Views: 4424

Re: Afa Stainless Steel are absolute acceptable to maintain

Wondering why the entire thread wasn't deleted?
by Major Major
Fri Jan 12, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Windows Scrivener 3 beta version expires January 31?
Replies: 7
Views: 6703

Re: Windows Scrivener 3 beta version expires January 31?

Hi Ganger: Many thanks for your reply. Only one thing to ask. When I downloaded the Scrivener 2.9 for mac and entered the serial number I got for Scrivener 3.0. It said 'unknown activation error. Product activation for Scrivener failed with error:-2003'. Do you know why cannot? Because you're enter...
by Major Major
Tue Jan 09, 2018 4:36 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Switching between Mac and Windows
Replies: 2
Views: 1034

Re: Switching between Mac and Windows

I assume you're using the new version 3 on the Mac. You either have to upgrade to the Windows 3 Beta, which is advertised as being a bit sketchy, or save the file as an older version on the the Mac so the older version of the Windows software can read it.
by Major Major
Tue Jan 02, 2018 12:20 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Issue Accessing Backup
Replies: 3
Views: 693

Re: Issue Accessing Backup

What Lunk said. Looks like you haven't unzipped the file..
by Major Major
Fri Dec 15, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Won't Open Project: Error Message
Replies: 3
Views: 1140

Re: Won't Open Project: Error Message

As I recall, when Scrivener does the conversion to the new format, it automatically makes a backup of the file in the old format, so your stuff should be there somewhere.
by Major Major
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Page number when transferring to final draft?
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Re: Page number when transferring to final draft?

You might have better luck posting this in an Apple-oriented section. This one's for Windows.
by Major Major
Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:04 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How to Do Regular Cloud Backups on Windows Version
Replies: 4
Views: 2185

Re: How to Do Regular Cloud Backups on Windows Version

Dropbox is the recommended cloud storage for Scrivener. Do a search on these forums for it.