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Subject:Converting from Quark From:Beth Friedman <bjf -at- wavefront -dot- com> To:Tech Writing List <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Fri, 30 Jun 2000 11:51:24 -0500
This isn't strictly related to technical writing, but it involves some of
the same tools, so I hope people here can help me.
How hard is it to convert from Quark to Word? The person I'm working for
just finished a book which is being laid out in Quark by the publisher. He
submitted a Word document, and works exclusively in Word.
He wants an editable version of the final manuscript, so the options are
either to take a copy of the Quark file and convert it to Word, or to take
the submitted Word document and type in every single change that the
copyeditor, proofreader, or editor introduced -- if it's even possible to
Any advice is appreciated.
Beth Friedman / bjf -at- wavefront -dot- com
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