[bksvol-discuss] Re: bksvol-discuss Digest V8 #205

  • From: Valerie Maples <vlmaples@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 19 Jul 2011 15:31:59 -0500

So sorry!  I was thinking ABBYY Sprint was Mac, but now I see it is called 
ABBYY FineReader Express.

Any other Mac scanner wannabes out there?  grin.

Valerie


On Jul 19, 2011, at 3:03 PM, Sherry Cocuh wrote:

> no, sorry
> From: Valerie Maples <vlmaples@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx; Sherry Cocuh <scouch77@xxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 2:59 PM
> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: bksvol-discuss Digest V8 #205
> 
> Sherry; 
> 
> Are you a Mac user?  I would love to collaborate with other Mac users and 
> even eventually approach manufacturers about viability for scanning books on 
> a Mac.  I would also love to see a book edge scanner available on a Mac 
> without having to resort to Boot Camp, Fusion, or Parallels.
> 
> Please contact me off-list if you want to bounce ideas around.  I really want 
> to be Mac only!
> 
> Valerie
> 
> 
> On Jul 19, 2011, at 6:40 AM, Sherry Cocuh wrote:
> 
>> the only ORC I have is ABBEY sprint.  I'm still playing with it, but I don't 
>> think it has the capacity to do what I need it to do.  Thanks fof the 
>> suggestion though.
>> From: Sandi Ryan <sjryan2@xxxxxxxxx>
>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Sent: Monday, July 18, 2011 5:48 PM
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: bksvol-discuss Digest V8 #205
>> 
>> Hi Sherry,
>>  
>> I'm new too, and have waited a couple of months.  I'm starting out with 
>> scanning so I can do some work.
>>  
>> Sandi
>>  
>> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: Sherry Cocuh
>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Sent: Monday, July 18, 2011 5:11 AM
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: bksvol-discuss Digest V8 #205
>> 
>> Hi!  I'm very new to Bookshare, so I have a few questions.  The first is 
>> about the "test book"  I sent it in over a week ago.  It was my 
>> understanding that there would be feedback.  Am I just being impatient or 
>> what? 
>> 
>> Thanks! 
>> Sherry
>> From: FreeLists Mailing List Manager <ecartis@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> To: bksvol-discuss digest users <ecartis@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Monday, July 18, 2011 1:09 AM
>> Subject: bksvol-discuss Digest V8 #205
>> 
>> bksvol-discuss Digest    Sun, 17 Jul 2011    Volume: 08  Issue: 205
>> 
>> In This Issue:
>>         [bksvol-discuss] rename bookshare books?
>>         [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>>         [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>>         [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>>         [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>>         [bksvol-discuss] Who would like to proofread this book?
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> Date: Sat, 16 Jul 2011 23:24:38 -0600
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] rename bookshare books?
>> From: Charisma <wishfulfish@xxxxxxxxx>
>> 
>> Hello,
>> 
>> Can we rename Bookshare books? Will that corrupt the file?
>> 
>> Thanks
>> 
>> Charisma
>> 
>> ------------------------------
>> 
>> From: "Mayrie ReNae" <mayrierenae@xxxxxxxxx>
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>> Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 00:54:01 -0700
>> 
>> HI Charisma,
>> 
>> If you were to rename a book downloaded from Bookshare, unless you're using
>> the brf version of a book,  you'll have to rename a bunch of files.  If you
>> are unzipping the bunch of daisy files into a folder, it doesn't matter at
>> all what you call that folder.  I've never tried renaming the zip file as
>> you only use it once to extract the bunch of daisy files from.
>> 
>> So, which files do you want to rename?  For what purpose?  And if you're
>> using the daisy book, you can, as I said, call the folder into which you
>> unzip them anything you like.  I don't know how that would work on the
>> stream though.  But wait, that should work fine.  I have called the folder
>> that I put on the BookSense something different from the name of the book
>> and it's fine.
>> 
>> Hope that helps a little.
>> 
>> Mayrie
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> [mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Charisma
>> Sent: Saturday, July 16, 2011 10:25 PM
>> To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] rename bookshare books?
>> 
>> Hello,
>> 
>> Can we rename Bookshare books? Will that corrupt the file?
>> 
>> Thanks
>> 
>> Charisma
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>> 
>> ------------------------------
>> 
>> From: Ann Parsons <akp@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>> Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 11:11:39 -0400
>> 
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> You can rename the file.  I do this as a matter of course when proofing 
>> books for Bookshare.  I download the book, then save the file under a 
>> different name, usually delete my name out of the name, so I know it's 
>> the working file.  That way if I screw up the working file, I don't 
>> screw up the original.
>> 
>> Ann P.
>> 
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>> ------------------------------
>> 
>> From: "Roger Loran Bailey" <rogerbailey81@xxxxxxx>
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>> Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 12:24:55 -0400
>> 
>> It shouldn't corrupt the files.
>> 
>> 
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>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Charisma" <wishfulfish@xxxxxxxxx>
>> To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
>> Sent: Sunday, July 17, 2011 1:24 AM
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] rename bookshare books?
>> 
>> 
>> > Hello,
>> >
>> > Can we rename Bookshare books? Will that corrupt the file?
>> >
>> > Thanks
>> >
>> > Charisma
>> > 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.
>> > 
>> 
>> 
>> ------------------------------
>> 
>> Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 09:52:44 -0700
>> From: Denise Thompson <deniset@xxxxxxx>
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Re: rename bookshare books?
>> 
>> I always rename the zip file before I download it. At least I change 
>> it. I talke my name off
>>   and remove the underlines. Otherwise it's too long and it drives me 
>> nots to listen to it. Maybe that's not really considered renaming 
>> because the actual title is the same.
>>   At 12:54 AM 7/17/2011, you wrote:
>> >HI Charisma,
>> >
>> >If you were to rename a book downloaded from Bookshare, unless you're using
>> >the brf version of a book,  you'll have to rename a bunch of files.  If you
>> >are unzipping the bunch of daisy files into a folder, it doesn't matter at
>> >all what you call that folder.  I've never tried renaming the zip file as
>> >you only use it once to extract the bunch of daisy files from.
>> >
>> >So, which files do you want to rename?  For what purpose?  And if you're
>> >using the daisy book, you can, as I said, call the folder into which you
>> >unzip them anything you like.  I don't know how that would work on the
>> >stream though.  But wait, that should work fine.  I have called the folder
>> >that I put on the BookSense something different from the name of the book
>> >and it's fine.
>> >
>> >Hope that helps a little.
>> >
>> >Mayrie
>> >
>> >
>> >
>> >-----Original Message-----
>> >From: bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> >[mailto:bksvol-discuss-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of Charisma
>> >Sent: Saturday, July 16, 2011 10:25 PM
>> >To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
>> >Subject: [bksvol-discuss] rename bookshare books?
>> >
>> >Hello,
>> >
>> >Can we rename Bookshare books? Will that corrupt the file?
>> >
>> >Thanks
>> >
>> >Charisma
>> >  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.
>> >
>> >  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.
>> 
>> 
>> ------------------------------
>> 
>> Date: Sun, 17 Jul 2011 21:54:48 -0400
>> Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Who would like to proofread this book?
>> From: "Jamie Yates, CPhT" <mirxtech@xxxxxxxxx>
>> 
>> INTEGRATIVE THERAPIES FOR FIBROMYALGIA, CHRONIC FATIGUE SYNDROME, AND
>> MYOFASCIAL PAIN
>> The Mind-Body Connection
>> 
>> CELESTE COOPER, R.N., AND JEFFREY MILLER, PH.D.
>> 
>> 
>> It has a lot of footnotes which I am working very diligently to make sure
>> are all included. There are quite a lot of typos in the book which I am
>> marking as I go along (it really irritates me to find drugs misspelled
>> especially in a medical book!)
>> 
>> It's quite a long book--450 pages with the beginning pages. I should be done
>> with it Tuesday night.
>> 
>> The ISBN is 978-1549477323-5 if you need it. I won't be able to keep the
>> print copy after I'm done scanning it so I'm working really hard to make
>> sure it has as few scanning errors as possible which is why it's taking me
>> so long to scan it.
>> 
>> -- 
>> Jamie in Michigan
>> 
>> Currently Reading: Sweet Jiminy by Kristin Gore
>> 
>> See everything I've read this year at: www.michiganrxtech.com/books.html
>> 
>> 
>> 
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