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by swarfendor437
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:57 pm
Forum: FreePDF for Windows
Topic: It runs under WINE in Linux!
Replies: 2
Views: 302

It runs under WINE in Linux!

Just thought I would share with you that this works fine in Linux under Wine:
FreePDF in FerenOS.jpg
:D
by swarfendor437
Tue Jun 23, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Unable to use Alt codes?
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: Unable to use Alt codes?

Many thanks. I will look on line for the codes I need. :D

Update - resolved this as either the bubble did not appear (could be keyboard issue) or text got underlined:
Mathematical Operators.jpg
by swarfendor437
Tue Jun 23, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Unable to use Alt codes?
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Unable to use Alt codes?

Hi, I prepare a lot of Maths for Braille Transcription - this requires the correct signs to be interpreted by Braille Translation software and I can't get Alt Codes to Work - is this only available for the Windows version of TextMaker 2021 (if at all?) :?:
by swarfendor437
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: SoftMaker Office 2021 for Linux (General)
Topic: How to remove basic roman and Times New Roman?
Replies: 2
Views: 257

Re: How to remove basic roman and Times New Roman?

Thanks for responding - beginning to feel like a PICNIC (Problem In Chair Not In Computer! :oops: ) Forgot about setting default for all documents - easy to change in a new document with different font requirements - something that never worked in MS Office - it is so refreshing to use a decent Offi...
by swarfendor437
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: SoftMaker Office 2021 for Linux (General)
Topic: How to remove basic roman and Times New Roman?
Replies: 2
Views: 257

How to remove basic roman and Times New Roman?

I found where basic roman is kept in SoftMaker and deleted it. I have tried to hide the font Times New Roman - can't find where this is buried. Even after deleting basic roman, whenever I copy and paste elements from a pdf using Okular it defaults to basic roman font size 10 despite having removed t...
by swarfendor437
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Undo going too far back with single Ctrl+ Z
Replies: 5
Views: 449

Undo going too far back with single Ctrl+ Z

Today I was converting a PowerPoint into a TextMaker document. I was copying some elements from a pdf that were text based/tables and not images. I had to use LIOS (Linux Intelligent OCR Software) to extract some text that was not from the text book pdf. When I edited earlier elements in the main te...
by swarfendor437
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:29 am
Forum: SoftMaker Office 2021 for Linux (General)
Topic: Can I delete SoftMaker 2018?
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Re: Can I delete SoftMaker 2018?

tlpaige wrote:
Mon Jun 15, 2020 4:35 am
I was told yes, you can even run 2018 and 2021 at the same time.
Thanks for the reply. I would prefer to delete it as if I have the 2021 in the panel, when I launch it the 2018 also appears and when I check on 'About' it says 2018 and not 2021! :roll:
by swarfendor437
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Presentations 2021 for Linux
Topic: Still issues with PPT samples
Replies: 7
Views: 619

Re: Still issues with PPT samples

I too have discovered an issue in 2018 and in 2021 beta still exists for Presentations created in PowerPoint do not show all the images - no such issue in LibreOffice - disappointing!
by swarfendor437
Sun Jun 14, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: SoftMaker Office 2021 for Linux (General)
Topic: Can I delete SoftMaker 2018?
Replies: 3
Views: 377

Can I delete SoftMaker 2018?

I recently purchased the Upgrade from 2018 to 2021 - can I safely delete everything 2018 without affecting the 2021 install? Thanks. :D
by swarfendor437
Wed Jun 10, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Presentations 2021 for Linux
Topic: Copying multiplication sign from symbol set changes
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Re: Copying multiplication sign from symbol set changes

Sussed it - it is because the multiplication sign is in Symbol font - if you copy into Arial document it puts that font's equivalent Alt Code symbol there. :D Your post gave me the answer, plus I have been working on more Maths today within a document created by myself and if you create anything fro...
by swarfendor437
Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Can't change default template
Replies: 3
Views: 345

Re: Can't change default template

Just downloaded the 30-day free trial and it still behaves this way - think I will be sticking with 2018! :D
by swarfendor437
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:45 pm
Forum: Presentations 2021 for Linux
Topic: Copying multiplication sign from symbol set changes
Replies: 2
Views: 248

Copying multiplication sign from symbol set changes

... when copying within Presentation or copying across to TextMaker inserts an inflection instead:
multiplication sign changes to inflection.jpg
by swarfendor437
Thu Jun 04, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Can't change default template
Replies: 3
Views: 345

Can't change default template

I was providing feedback for the Beta and all my posts have disappeared. Template cannot be altered:

https://vimeo.com/426002910/12041a6f8e
by swarfendor437
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: BETA TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Improve Quick Access
Replies: 1
Views: 215

Improve Quick Access

I was wanting to add 'Close' file to Quick Access bar today and hadn't spotted that I had an active 'View' dialog open and hadn't spotted that it had wanted to put the 'Close file' in the View Bar! - this needs tidying up so that when you want to add something to the quick access button it is the qu...
by swarfendor437
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: BETA TextMaker 2021 for Linux
Topic: Can't replace default Template
Replies: 5
Views: 389

Re: Can't replace default Template

Regarding the Network issue I was talking about experience when at work in the past - Word would lose the saved settings - if you notice, MS Word defaults every time after installation to Times New Roman, size 10 pts, Normal. Not talking about issue with TextMaker in this context just that it appear...

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