Re: [icon-users] Quotes problem

  • From: Richard Ashbery <riscos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Icon Users Group <icon-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 31 Oct 2008 16:03:37 +0000 (GMT)

In article <4ff6e3bac2john@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>, John Harrison
<john@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> > How do I get EasiWriter (V8.73) to recognise the correct quotes
> > at the start of a word please? Smart quotes are set in Choices.

> Use a different key.  The one for open quotes is top left of the
> keyboard in my case (to the left of 1) and for close quotes is the
> one under the @, between ; and #.

> For a single quote press the key once, and for a double quote press
> it twice.

> The same applies to get a longer dash by pressing - twice.

I'm been feeling rough due to this bug going round - well that's my
excuse or was it just a senior moment. Yes that's the key I usually use
but resorted to using the single quote key and wondered why it didn't
work (well it does for the closed quotes only).



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