Re: How do I do this [Word 2010]?

Subject: Re: How do I do this [Word 2010]?
From: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 03 Nov 2014 21:32:45 -0600

Are they formatted with something, perhaps a character style, that sets the font attributes as all caps or are they just typed as caps?

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On 11/3/2014 7:46 PM, Jim Jones wrote:

Thanks to all. There is only the all caps for terms; no tabs, no
punctuation and no table formatting. Jim Jones STC, ATA

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On Mon, Nov 3, 2014 at 7:36 PM, Jim Jones <han4yu3 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

Only the all caps for the terms.

On Sat, Nov 1, 2014 at 1:45 PM, Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca> wrote:

Heya Jim,

I'm hoping there's at least some consistency between how the terms are
formatted, either wrapped by specific "characters" (including punctuation)
or assigned specific styles.

Then you can write a macro that isolated all the find items into a new
document, table, whatever. You could even sort them, separate Spanish and
English, and output them into an Excel file directly.

I guess the key is what would work best in the situation you have,

-Tony


On Friday, October 31, 2014, Jim Jones <han4yu3 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

150 page document. Bilingual definitions [Spanish and English].

The terms are in all caps and the definitions are styled with regular
sentence capitalization.

What I want to do:

Pull out only the capitalized words so that I'll have a nice list of the
1400 some terms. Then I'd like to do things with that list [separate out
the Spanish 700 from the English 700, alphabetize them, put in
Access/Excel, etc].

Advice?

Jim Jones

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Re: How do I do this [Word 2010]?: From: Tony Chung
Re: How do I do this [Word 2010]?: From: Jim Jones

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