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by geoffh
Wed Mar 31, 2010 12:34 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Powerpoint "research" files?
Replies: 9
Views: 893

Re: Powerpoint "research" files?

The next free update allows you turn on a preference which makes it possible to import any type of file into the binder - including PowerPoint files. Was this feature ever implemented? I can't see any option to turn it on. Currently my workaround is to create an alias of, say, Sample.ppt and rename...
by geoffh
Tue Mar 30, 2010 1:24 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Styles as Scrivening Attributes
Replies: 40
Views: 3917

Re: Styles as Scrivening Attributes

I enjoyed reading all this thread a lot. And I posted a Tips & Tricks post earlier today that is my personal within-OpenOffice workaround to batch convert multiple instances of a given Scrivener style to an OpenOffice Writer style of one's choice. The post is here , if interested. The functional...
by geoffh
Tue Mar 30, 2010 4:16 am
Forum: Using Scrivener
Topic: Convert Scrivener text styles to OpenOffice Heading styles
Replies: 0
Views: 476

Convert Scrivener text styles to OpenOffice Heading styles

If you want to edit a compiled Scrivener draft in OpenOffice Writer, it's often helpful to be able to convert the various section titles of the Scrivener system (folder titles, text file names etc) into the heading system of Writer (Heading 1, Heading 2 etc). Apart from the obvious advantage of bein...