[bksvol-discuss] Re: Page Breaks Was: font Question

They are moved to the top, but then the roman numeral numbered pages appear 
twice in my experience in the Read Out Loud program.  
 Valerie


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----- Original Message ----
> From: Roger Loran Bailey <rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx>
> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Fri, March 16, 2012 11:43:59 AM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Page Breaks Was: font Question
> 
> Page numbers should be at the top, but if they appear at the bottom of 
> the  page it is okay to leave them there. That is something else the 
> Bookshare  tools do. Page numbers at the bottom of the page are 
> automatically moved to  the top.
> 
> On 3/16/2012 9:29 AM, Ixchel, Jackie wrote:
> > Hi  Mayrie,
> > Yes, what you said was what I was trying to say--I make sure  that page
> > numbers are right with word+the preliminary stuff. Also, page  numbers
> > are supposed to be at the top, right?
> > Thanks,
> >  Jackie
> >
> > On 3/16/12, Kim Loftis<kll2277@xxxxxxxxxxx>   wrote:
> >> Hi Mayrie,
> >>
> >> I started out in Word, per  your suggestion in the instructions.  Planned 
to
> >> move to  Kurzweil for the actual full read-through.  Perhaps I'd done
> >>  something wrong previously, though, because this morning upon doing the  
>find
> >> and replace commands ^m to be replaced with ^p^m^p, all worked  well, and 
it
> >> didn't throw off my page count.  So maybe it was  me.  *smile*
> >>
> >> Thanks for the instructions to do this  via Kurzweil, too.  I'll keep those
> >> for future  reference.
> >>
> >> Warmest,
> >>  Kim
> >>
> >>
> >> From: Mayrie ReNae
> >> Sent:  Thursday, March 15, 2012 10:15 PM
> >> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Page Breaks Was: font  Question
> >>
> >>
> >> Hi Kim,
> >>
> >> Are  you proofreading in Kurzweil or Microsoft Word. The ^m replaced with
> >>  ^p^m^p  are instructions for Word.  That won't work in  Kurzweil.
> >>
> >> In Kurzweil, the command would be \p replaced  with \n\p\n instead.
> >>
> >> Does that  help?
> >>
> >>  Mayrie
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>  
>--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >>  From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]  On Behalf Of Kim Loftis
> >> Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2012 4:28  PM
> >> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Page Breaks Was: font  Question
> >>
> >>
> >> Hi Reggie and  all,
> >>
> >> Thanks very much, Reggie!  I'm glad I'm not  the first to have this 
>question.
> >>   *smiles*  I'm trying to  commit as much as possible to memory now, to 
save
> >> myself tons of  re-reading later.  LOL
> >>
> >> Oh, I do love my reading  hole, too!  Sometimes I have to remember to crawl
> >> out long  enough to work, eat, etc.  Such an inconvenience.   LOL
> >>
> >> Okay, another quick newbie question before I proceed  here.  This one 
>regards
> >> page breaks.  In one section of  the manual, (Mayrie's very comprehensive
> >> section on proofing using  Kurzweil), she mentions having blank lines 
around
> >> each page break,  and the method of making sure this is done.  Find and
> >> replace,  ^m, and replace all with ^p^m^p.  But when I tried this, it  
threw
> >> off my pages by a lot.  Contents from one page ended up  on another, etc,
> >> etc.  Is this still a necessary step, and if  so, where's my mistake here? 
> >>  
>I
> >> feel like I'm missing (or  misunderstanding) something really obvious.  LOL
> >>
> >>  Hope to have this done by sometimes tomorrow.  Thank you Anastasia S for  
>an
> >> excellent scan!
> >>
> >> Thanks as always,  everyone!  I'm getting the hang of this, and really
> >> appreciate  everyone's kindness and patience!
> >>
> >> Warmest,
> >>  Kim
> >>
> >>
> >> From: Regina Alvarado
> >> Sent:  Thursday, March 15, 2012 6:40 PM
> >> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: font Question
> >>
> >>
> >>  Exactly Kim.  I change my whole book to the font and 12-point.  Then I  go
> >> back and enlarge book title to 16-point or larger depending on  whether 
>there
> >> are chapters and numbers and still other titles I want  to make larger 
>within
> >> the chapter.  (I know there is a name for  those, but this fossil's brain 
is
> >> having a moment, smiles.) Remember  also that you can put Chapter in front 
>of
> >> one or 1 to help the  reader.
> >>
> >> Now I'll go back to my reading hole, which I  crawl out of every now and 
>then
> >> to ask a question or answer a  question such as this one which I had to get
> >> help with too!   Hope this helps!
> >>  Reggie
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >>  
>--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> >>  From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx]  On Behalf Of Kim Loftis
> >> Sent: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 4:24  PM
> >> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
> >>  Subject: [bksvol-discuss] font Question
> >>
> >>
> >> Hi  All,
> >>
> >> Well, I'm just about to begin proofing my first  Bookshare book!  *gulps*
> >> Before I did it, I wanted to  familiarize myself with the steps, and, as 
>much
> >> as possible, get  comfortable with them.  I know practice and the routine 
of
> >>  doing them over and over for books will make it easier.  Hahaha.   
>Hopefully
> >> after successfully completing this one, I won't feel so  daunted.  
*sheepish
> >> grin*
> >>
> >> My question  is about the font.  This particular book has a font that my  
>Word
> >> 2003 doesn't have installed, so it said it would show me the  closest font
> >> available.  I understand that Times New Roman is  an easy font to read, and
> >> know from the documentation that it's a  recommended font.  I already know
> >> that I can't change  text.  But is it okay to change the type of font.  In
> >>  other words, could I select the entire content of the rtf, change it  to
> >> times new roman 12 point, and then change the size of particular  chapter
> >> titles, book title, etc, as  required?
> >>
> >> Any info is very much  appreciated!
> >>
> >> Thanks much!
> >>
> >>  Kim
> >>
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