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by Biff
Sun Aug 30, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?

Cannot / couldn't) get that working. Yes, it already was checked: https://i.imgur.com/jUnzX1G.png Make sure all the projects you want to open simultaneously are opened in Scrivener, then select Exit. After they all save and create backups, Select "Exit" for each single instance / project, ...
by Biff
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?
Replies: 6
Views: 217

Re: How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?

Hello Jim, Many thanks! Unbelievable, that is what I had tried before (without pressing ENTER but clicking"open" in the context menu after selecting all shortcuts). Only one project then opens (instead of all seven of the shortcuts being in the folder). I just tried again with ENTER, the s...
by Biff
Sat Aug 29, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?
Replies: 6
Views: 217

How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?

How can one open more than one project with a single click or two?

E.g. how could one open 10 projects in a single step instead of opening each one by one?
by Biff
Sat Aug 22, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How to handle same texts, e.g. speeches, lectures, etc. which needs different lengths for different performing times?
Replies: 0
Views: 156

How to handle same texts, e.g. speeches, lectures, etc. which needs different lengths for different performing times?

Suppose you have a speech, comedy show (stand-up comedy), a lecture or something like that, written with Scrivener, divided in documents, folders as usual. About two hours long, spoken. The time given at different locations to perform the text is differernt, may be an hour, one and a half hours, hal...
by Biff
Sat Aug 22, 2020 7:03 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How could one in a single step exclude all documents / folders from being compiled?
Replies: 7
Views: 187

Re: How could one in a single step exclude all documents / folders from being compiled?

Actually I cannot imagine that such an important option should be missing completely.

OK, with collections, thank you.

... or switch to the new beta version

Does that version already work good enough?
by Biff
Fri Aug 21, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How can one compile a single document or 2, 3 ones?
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: How can one compile a single document or 2, 3 ones?

Well, a similar question, yes. Many thanks!
by Biff
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How can one compile a single document or 2, 3 ones?
Replies: 2
Views: 90

How can one compile a single document or 2, 3 ones?

How can one compile a single document or 2, 3 ones?
by Biff
Fri Aug 21, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: How could one in a single step exclude all documents / folders from being compiled?
Replies: 7
Views: 187

How could one in a single step exclude all documents / folders from being compiled?

How could one exclude all documents / folders from being compiled in a single step (to activate only the ones to be compiled needed, if there is only a few ones to be compiled)?
by Biff
Thu Aug 20, 2020 4:43 am
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Is there an option to compare two (or more) documents / folders (not snapshots) with each other?
Replies: 2
Views: 144

Is there an option to compare two (or more) documents / folders (not snapshots) with each other?

Is there an option to compare two (or more) documents / folders (not snapshots) with each other? E.g. compare the text of a document with the text of another document?
by Biff
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:19 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?
Replies: 8
Views: 157

Re: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?

Okay... so what I would suggest for alternative phrasing would be easier in the beta, but I assume you're not using that. Yes, I have: https://i.imgur.com/3KGM9tI.png Ah, yes, great, that helps very much, many thanks! Annotations. All questions answered for now. I will try using / implementing them...
by Biff
Tue Aug 18, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?
Replies: 8
Views: 157

Re: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?

So you're only keeping track until you decide which version goes into the final output? This set of alternatives is only until you can decide which parts to delete from Scrivener before producing output (a compiled script)? Yes. that is right. May be there is a chance to output the variations as we...
by Biff
Tue Aug 18, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Windows)
Topic: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?
Replies: 8
Views: 157

Re: Best way to manage different versions of same scenes / sequences?

You're going to have to unpack what you mean by "manage", because it sounds like you want to alternate between one version and another, Yes, yes, that is right. Alternate between two versions or more. depending on compile setup? No, no, depending on what the best version for the actor is ...