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Nina wrote on 06/18/2007 08:42:03 AM:
> Hi all!
> Thanks so much for your input on using the right arrow in FrameMaker! I
> tried the Ctrl+q . several times before I realized the font needed to be
> set as "Symbol."
> I'll be training myself on FrameMaker for a few days this week, so I
> hope y'all don't mind if I throw a few questions your way here and
> there. Sometimes it's just much easier to ask someone who knows. (And
> I'm the only person in my building who has FrameMaker!)
> Thanks again!
> -----Original Message-----
> From: quills -at- airmail -dot- net [mailto:quills -at- airmail -dot- net]
> Sent: Friday, June 15, 2007 5:33 PM
> To: Brierley, Sean; Hickling, Lisa (TOR); techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Cc: Nina Rogers
> Subject: RE: New to FrameMaker
> At 4:21 PM -0400 6/15/07, Brierley, Sean wrote:
> >Perhaps the Autotext plugin can take care of this?
> >(I don't use it but have heard good things about it. I use > to
> >a series of selections in software in Word and FrameMaker. Before > , I
> >used |.)
> I have used this plug-in, and it functions flawlessly. The only way
> it could be better if it were free. But for around $10, it's more
> than worth it. You can even assign a key combination to invoke it.
> how painless is that?
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