Re: Word to FrameMaker Conversion

Subject: Re: Word to FrameMaker Conversion
From: "Lin Sims" <ljsims -dot- ml -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: jaguarjam -at- yahoo -dot- com, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Thu, 18 Sep 2008 15:35:26 -0400

On Thu, Sep 18, 2008 at 2:40 PM, R D <jaguarjam -at- yahoo -dot- com> wrote:
> Hi-
> I'm contemplating moving a 1000 page Word doc to FrameMaker. This document has a lot of tables so I'm guessing I will have to reformat all of them. I'm sure there will be other problems. Is there anyone who can advise me on Word-to-Frame conversion projects and what problems I may encounter? I know in the long run having this document in FrameMaker will save me time and aggravation but I'm nervous about what the conversion will entail.
> Thanks-
> RD

I'd suggest getting Rick Quatro's excellent TableCleaner plugin. It
does cost $60, but I've found it to be invaluable when having to deal
with tables imported from Word (and it's pretty danged nifty even if
you're just working in Frame tables).

Lin Sims

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