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by MacUnix
2004-11-18 01:48:52
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Creating watermarks
Replies: 5
Views: 3548

You can try StampInStone from Stone software.
This lets you add watermarks to a pdf file.
http://www.stone.com/StampInStone/

I have not tried it myself but it has nice features, it also lets you remove the watermark from a pdf file afterwards.
by MacUnix
2004-08-13 02:28:53
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Keyboard shortcuts to change text color
Replies: 17
Views: 12029

Re: Keyboard shortcuts to change text color

This, of course, starts to bring up the question of whether there will be character/font and paragraph styles, so that you could have structural (read: paragraph formatting) styles, and font styling styles, like just changing the font colour..? If you look at the NWE 2 preview page about the styles...
by MacUnix
2004-05-22 12:37:49
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Is there a manual?
Replies: 6
Views: 5291

The link includes the [/url] from the WebBoard.
Remove that from the URL in the browser and it will download.
Or goto http://www.nisus.com/Express/ and under links select the 'Nisus Writer Express Guide'.

Ron
by MacUnix
2004-05-15 01:17:18
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Installing NWE 1.1.2
Replies: 4
Views: 4856

Re: nope! No good

[quote="zimsalabim"]Sorry, Ron.

If it's any help, the file is called 'GetUpdateRedirect' - and is a Binary file.

Shome mishtake ?

Zim[/quote]

Did you try to rename it to a nwx-v112.dmg ? And how large is the file ? My NWX-v112.dmg is 14.1MB large.

Ron
by MacUnix
2004-05-13 06:12:58
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Installing NWE 1.1.2
Replies: 4
Views: 4856

The downloaded update is a ful install and you just copy the files 'Nisus Writer' and 'Nisus Thesaurus' into your application folder.

HTH

Ron
by MacUnix
2004-01-15 23:24:35
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: tracking changes
Replies: 5
Views: 9053

Some tutorials about CVS on what it is and how to use it on OS X : http://www.macdevcenter.com/pub/a/mac/2003/07/18/version_control_one.html http://www.macdevcenter.com/pub/a/mac/2003/08/08/version_control_two.html http://www.macdevcenter.com/pub/a/mac/2003/08/29/version_control_two.html (the last a...
by MacUnix
2003-11-04 13:23:38
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: v1.03d
Replies: 2
Views: 5217

1.0.3d Updates

* Simple left/right arrowkey + shiftkey did not work under Panther.
* Hitting the left arrowkey with a non-empty selected range of text moves left one character too far.
* Left arrowkey is functional.
by MacUnix
2003-07-30 00:16:02
Forum: Other Nisus Products
Topic: Converting a book manuscript to PDF
Replies: 3
Views: 8249

Adobe Acrobat normally installs an extra printer on your system that can be used for generating a pdf file of your document. From enfocus.com about Instant PDF : [quote]The Enfocus Instant PDF plug-in for Adobe® Acrobat® closes the loop of a full PDF workflow, from creation to production. With the C...
by MacUnix
2003-07-15 13:26:05
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: tracking changes
Replies: 5
Views: 9053

Version control / tracking changes

If you install the developers tools you get CVS, which should also be installable on its own using fink. There are GUI clients for CVS. CVS works on text files and keeps track of the differences between each 'check-in' of a file. It can show you the differences between V0.1 and V0.3 for example. I h...
by MacUnix
2003-05-16 21:32:46
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: Expiration date of current Express Beta 1?
Replies: 3
Views: 7167

Beta expiration date

According to the download page for the beta
[quote]This beta release will expire on May 24, 2003. [/quote]

Can't wait for the next Beta, to see what has been added in the mean time.
by MacUnix
2003-04-27 10:49:39
Forum: Nisus Writer Express
Topic: How do I make a table
Replies: 1
Views: 6005

No Tables

Tables are not featured yet (AFAIK).
A possiblility is to use tab-stops to create 'columns' and use underlining to get the horizontal lines.