Re: [icon-users] Quotes problem

  • From: Rodney Blackall <rblackall@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: Icon Users Group <icon-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 05 Nov 2008 22:18:10 +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.

Try pressing the keys once, twice, AND THRICE - you may be surprised!

Rodney Blackall (retired meteorologist)(BSc, FRMetS, MRI)
Buckingham, ENGLAND
Using Acorn SA-RPC, OS 4.02 with ANT INS and Pluto 3.03j

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