[bksvol-discuss] Re: help with upload, please

Dear Lissi,

I'm not good on phones, and there is the time
difference problem (I am, as you guessed, on the West
Coast.)

But I think I can give you the directions simply, if
you're working in Word. This probably will be no help
if you're in KEZ. Follow these steps and see if it
works.

1. Open your book file. 
2. Go to the File menu at the top of the screen.
3. Scroll down to Save As and click
4. Put the title of the book followed by a dot and the
letters rtf. 
5. Underneath there should be a series of choices that
you can save in. click on RTF
6. Save and close.

When you go to upload, after filling in the blanks you
mentioned, when you come to the File box, at the other
end of the blank box is the word Browse. Click on
that. Find your book file and click on that. The title
will go into the box.

There should be a space before that that asked you to
choose what form the file was in, and you should
blacken rtf

Somewhere on that page there is an Accept and a
Reject.  Click on Accept, and you'll be taken to a
second page.

Now the above may not help you at all (smile), because
I'm at a disadvantage not knowing what it is you don't
see. I've been told that the things I see on these
upload pages are not in the same places for people who
use the various technologies.
If these steps don't work for you,  hopefully someone
else will answer you soon.

Cindy


-- Estelnalissi <airadil@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Dear Cindy, Mike Gerald and volunteers,
> 
> Would anyone be willing to talk me through this on
> the phone? I've read 
> Mike's message and I don't know how to follow his
> instructions. I'm so 
> stuck.
> 
> In hopes all of you won't think I'm completely daft,
> I've been following the 
> discussion on confirming or searching copyrights.
> Now that's an issue I 
> understand. Should I ever come across copyright
> issues, I'm confident I will 
> be able to resolve them. Cindy's idea that Elizabeth
> Peters may have 
> incorporated her various pen names under an umbrella
> with a publisher-like 
> name was interesting.
> 
> Always With Love,
> 
> Lissi
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Mike Pietruk" <pietruk@xxxxxxxxx>
> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 20, 2005 6:06 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: help with upload,
> please
> 
> 
> > When I edit books, I tend to reject the supplied
> name and save in an
> > easier to remember and type file name in the old
> dos 8.3 format.
> > I've also found that the BookShare system less
> often balks on such file
> > names uploaded.
> > So, once I open the .bks downloaded file, in my
> case generally in K1000, I
> > create a new file name that is far shorter.
> > For reasons discussed last week in another thread,
> I save my files
> > initially as a .kes file and only convert to .rtf
> when I am ready to
> > return the book to BookShare.
> >
> >
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