[macvoiceover] Re: Question About NLS books on the Mac

Thanks Dan!  Cool!

Desi



On Mar 5, 2011, at 9:52 AM, Dan wrote:

> Hello,
> Expanding the book is the same as unarchiving it.
> 
> 
> Sent from my iMac, using VoiceOver.
> 
> Dan
> 
> On Mar 4, 2011, at 8:51 PM, Desi Noller wrote:
> 
>> Hi Dan,
>> 
>> Like you, I always put my books directly on my SD card.  Now I'm really 
>> confused though, because with the one book that I did manage to copy from my 
>> Mac to my SD card, I didn't do anything in particular but simply copy it.  I 
>> was able to read the book on my Stream without any problem.  Before copying 
>> the book over to my SD card though, I did expand the book folder which had 
>> originally been collapsed.  Do you have any further thoughts on this?  How 
>> do you unzip your NLS books before copying them to your SD card?  I was told 
>> by someone on the Stream list that I would need an unzip utility for 
>> BookShare books, but not for NLS books.  I hope you understand that I'm not 
>> arguing with what you have said, just trying to understand the process!  :)
>> 
>> Desi
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Mar 4, 2011, at 4:20 PM, Dan wrote:
>> 
>>> Hello,
>>> You will need to unzip the archive before putting it on the stream. I just 
>>> put my books directly on the SD card instead of using the USB cable, it's 
>>> faster this way.
>>> 
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iMac, using VoiceOver.
>>> 
>>> Dan
>>> 
>>> On Mar 4, 2011, at 2:01 PM, Desi Noller wrote:
>>> 
>>>> Good Afternoon,
>>>> 
>>>> My next question has to due with downloading books from NLS and putting 
>>>> them on my Vr Stream.  I've been to the NLS website since I got my Mac, 
>>>> and even downloaded one book.  Usually, with my PC once a book was 
>>>> downloaded, it had to be unzipped before being placed on the SD card of my 
>>>> Stream.  Someone has told me that I can put the books directly from my Mac 
>>>> on to the Stream without going through this process.  Can anyone shed any 
>>>> further light on this for me?  I am especially confused because I 
>>>> understand that to use books from Bookshare, I need a little "unzip" 
>>>> utility.  Thanks so much for your help!
>>>> 
>>>> Desi>
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