[bksvol-discuss] Re: Quick question about the conversion tool

  • From: Cindy Rosenthal <grandcyn77@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 28 Dec 2012 14:39:59 -0800

Roger's right.I was putting asterisks before the chapter heading as well as
after but was told not to do that anymore. I guess because havingthe
chapter right next to the page number is not confusing as the page number
doesn't relly coiunt ads text.

On Fri, Dec 28, 2012 at 11:41 AM, Roger Loran Bailey

>  We were instructed to put a blank line after the page number, but I don't
> recall any instructions that we should preserve them by putting asterisks
> there and of all the Bookshare books I have downloaded I have never come
> across one with asterisks after the page numbers. So apparently the answer
> is no. That does raise the question, though, of why we should place blank
> lines after them. The conversion tool should just strip them out. I keep
> putting in the blank lines anyway though.
> On 12/28/2012 2:34 PM, Dornetta wrote:
> Hey guys;
> I know that the conversion tool strips blank lines in text but I have a
> quick question. When formatting/proofing a book, should we put asterisks
> after the page number if we move them to the top or just let it be?
> My format looks like this (with the asterisks)
> blank line
> page number
> blank line
> chapter heading
> blank line
> text
> Note: that after the chapter heading I have asterisks but not after the
> page number.
> So, am I suppose to put asterisks after the page numbers to preserve the
> blank line or not?
> Thanks,
> Netta
> "Just because you are blind does not mean you lack vision"-Stevie Wonder

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