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by jcarman
Fri Nov 01, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

Does the "preserve formatting" option still exist? Between the two, that would be a complete fix.
by jcarman
Wed Oct 30, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

Those settings you have pointed out fix my issue generally. Thank you. However, it breaks special fonts I use.

I'm trying to get what is in the editor to print as-is. I'd like to use section layouts and the like, but so far, manually doing everything seems to be the only way to get what I want.
by jcarman
Tue Oct 29, 2019 5:11 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

That's what I'm doing. I did not know those setting wouldn't pass through. I'm not using Times in the editor, however, but Helvetica.
by jcarman
Mon Oct 28, 2019 4:17 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

xiamenese wrote:
jcarman wrote:I am using PDF Export in the print dialog to make the file and I open it in Preview.

Excuse me for asking, but what does PDF export in the print dialog have to do with setting up compile in Scrivener?

Mark


I will. However, I am sure my lack of understanding is behind this.
by jcarman
Sat Oct 26, 2019 1:38 am
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

kewms wrote:
jcarman wrote:I spoke too soon.

I get Times New roman with these settings.


What are you using to open the resulting file?

Does that software have access to the font you're using?

Katherine


I am using PDF Export in the print dialog to make the file and I open it in Preview.
by jcarman
Thu Oct 24, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

Had a technical issue...

Sometimes I find I cannot edit the text in the part of the window with the ruler. Sometimes, yes. Why? The parts here need more explanation, I think.

Thanks for reading.
by jcarman
Thu Oct 24, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Wish List
Topic: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step
Replies: 32
Views: 3206

Re: Adding a compile wizard that will walk new users through the compile process step-by-step

I've struggled with Compile. It's full of useful features and can be overwhelming. From what you say, a wizard would remove some of that. I suggest an explanation in the manual that explains more detail the already detailed explanation, along with more imagery to that end. Perhaps more about Project...
by jcarman
Thu Oct 24, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Feedback (Mac)
Topic: Handling of Dialogs
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Re: Handling of Dialogs

Notification Center allows the Calculator pp to be available in the way that is wanted.
by jcarman
Fri Oct 18, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Trouble with Scrivener on iPhone
Replies: 44
Views: 5654

Re: Trouble with Scrivener on iPhone

I find Dark Mode must match on iOS and MacOS, then projects can be read. It is inconsistent, though.
by jcarman
Wed Oct 02, 2019 1:29 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Can't compile to Word/Pages
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: Can't compile to Word/Pages

I'm having the sase issue. What setting was changed?

Thanks,

J
by jcarman
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:10 am
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Compile to PDF while turning bullet-point text into one paragraph
Replies: 3
Views: 193

Re: Compile to PDF while turning bullet-point text into one paragraph

You could export it to plaintext, but it is possible you might wind up with one blob of text.

Have you tried Search and Replace?
by jcarman
Sat Sep 21, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: Technical Support (iOS)
Topic: Scrivener 1.2 & iOS 13 on iPhone SE won't open projects
Replies: 9
Views: 1034

Re: Scrivener 1.2 & iOS 13 on iPhone SE won't open projects

Mine is the sea s yours in all ways. Was there a UI update?