Hi, I was putting them on top anyways, thanks for clarifying. Jackie On 3/16/12, Valerie Maples <vlmaples@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > Usually when I get a rejection of that command it is because I had CAPS lock > or > shift lock. That is always my first place to check. also, the ABBYY > FineReader > Pro scan engine places section breaks (^b) where there are page breaks, but > I > don't think that's a problem in kurzweil, but someone can correct me if I am > wrong. I am sighted, so using different software for scanning. > Valerie > > > Join us in celebrating our 10th Anniversary! > Bookshare: Bringing Reading to Life for 10 Years > http://www.bookshare.org/ > > >> >>From: Kim Loftis <kll2277@xxxxxxxxxxx> >>To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx >>Sent: Fri, March 16, 2012 6:01:06 AM >>Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: Page Breaks Was: font Question >> >> >>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 >> >>__________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus >> signature >>database 6963 (20120313) __________ >> >>The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus. >> >>http://www.eset.com >> >> >>__________ Information from ESET NOD32 Antivirus, version of virus >> signature >>database 6970 (20120315) __________ >> >>The message was checked by ESET NOD32 Antivirus. >> >>http://www.eset.com >> -- Currently Reading: The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan and Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins 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.