Compiling Comic script - unresolved variables

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Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:39 pm Post

When compiling a script based on the Comic Book template included with Scrivener, the panel number variables are not resolving.

It seems like <$N> resolution is OK (e.g. “Page <$N> is compiled as “Page 1” etc.), but Panel <$SN> is compiled as “Panel <$SN>”. The same script, synced via Dropbox, compiles fine on MacOS.

I’m running the latest versions of Scrivener and iPadOS on a 2018 12.9” iPad Pro.

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Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:11 pm Post

The iOS version only supports a limited number of auto-number placeholders. The sub-section numbering looks to be one of them.
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