Wow! I've been using em dashes. If you're right, I should start using double hyphens instead. I'll wait for the answer. Cindy --- Estelnalissi <airadil@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Dear Volunteer Friends, > > There was a discussion here about making that long > dash called m dash by > Jaws using microsoft word while validating an RTF > file. How to make it with > other programs might have been mentioned, too. > > What I mostly remember is that it was suggested that > just using 2 dashes > comes out better for the braille reader in > Bookshare's BRF file of a book. > So, I decided that when I had a choice, I'd use 2 > dashes. > > However, the book I'm validating is already packed > with m dashes, so if I > fix one, I thought it should match them. > > How do I make an m dash? Occasionally jaws calls an > m dash a minus, and I > want to replace the minus signs with m dashes. If > anyone can point me to the > answer or remind me how to do this, I'd appreciate > it and save the > information in my Bookshare Tips file. > > While I wait to hear about this, I'll mark the spot > and go on. I'm only on > page 12, but this book really motivates me to make > good progress. > > Hope all of your current endeavors are going > swimmingly. - Smile > > Always with love, > > Lissi > > To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to > bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx > put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject > line. To get a list of available commands, put the > word 'help' by itself in the subject line. > > __________________________________________________ Do You Yahoo!? Tired of spam? Yahoo! Mail has the best spam protection around http://mail.yahoo.com To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx put the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.