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At 12:25 AM 7/7/96 -0700, Sarah Lee Bihlmayer wrote:
>I'll answer this one first. I've worked very intensively with Frame on all
>three platforms for eight years. It's true that the hotkeys are not notated
>on the menus and windows. However, the lion's share of the commands and
>functions have keyboard shortcuts. Take a wild guess where the info on
>accelerator-key combinations is hidden. Yes, folks, that's right...in the
Thank you, Sarah!
I'm an old DOS PC user (and Mac, as well). Besides that, my typing speed is
maybe 30wpm with a tail wind and going downhill. So, I'm quite reluctant to
take my hands off the keyboard and grab the mouse when I don't have to.
I create a "cheat" sheet for every Frame (and other s/w) project with macros
and other shortcuts. And I consistently use Ctrl+8 and Ctrl+9 for tagging
the text as well as others for Master/Body/Reference pages, anchored frames,
cross references, and so on. Intuitive? No, not really; not like a pencil or
pen. But if I used those word processors, no one could read the text.
The manuals for any s/w accompany me to every project--my manuals--the ones
with my notes in the margins. The bottom line? Use the tools, become a
craftsperson, an artist, an expert, and become better with each task.
Dennis Hays\The Burden Lake Group, Ltd.
Voice: 518/477-6388 Fax: 518/477-5006
eMail: dlhays -at- ix -dot- netcom -dot- com
"God doesn't want you to be certain.
That's why He gave you a brain."
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