Search found 34 matches

by Dain
Sun Jul 29, 2012 9:15 pm
Forum: Using Scrivener
Topic: Best keyboard / case combo for writing on iPad while commuti
Replies: 18
Views: 3655

Re: Best keyboard / case combo for writing on iPad while commuti

I have a Speck case, who's cover folds around the back to make a prop (like the magnetic Apple one, only without magnets). I use an Apple external wireless keyboard with it in my lap with a simple lapdesk (flat surface with a beany-bag bag sewn on the bottom, nothing fancy). The parts are loose toge...
by Dain
Sun Jul 29, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: Bug Hunt (Mac)
Topic: Mountain Lion: Contacts access request box
Replies: 13
Views: 1564

Mountain Lion: Contacts access request box

After installing Mountain Lion on my MBP'11, the first time I fired up Scrivener(2.3) I was asked if I wanted to allow Scrivener access to my Contacts information. I was curious as to why (If Bruce Wayne finds out that I let slip the exchange number for the batphone I'll be in big trouble) so I clic...
by Dain
Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:57 pm
Forum: Scapple Beta Testing (macOS)
Topic: Scapple for Mac (née "TheBoard"/"Vellum") - feedback wanted
Replies: 129
Views: 30675

Re: Vellum for Mac (previously "TheBoard") - feedback wanted

This looks like it has a lot more promise that several of the other mind-mappers I've toyed with... As for translating the fog of vellum into a linear path... Try this... Hooks... Once your ready to start linearizing, switch to a different mode (to lock the text blurbs to prevent mishaps), grab an i...
by Dain
Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:10 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Word Count Targets on items with dependants
Replies: 1
Views: 225

Word Count Targets on items with dependants

Is is possible to set a word count target for a section of a novel, and have the target reflected in item's dependents? Say, for example, I'm aiming to limit myself to 10k words of backstory and local color before 'The Call', and have it split into a four chapters and a total of 20 scenes... So I ha...