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by RFS
Tue May 08, 2007 5:47 am
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

Thanks for the tip. Nice to be able to open with contextual menue! Easier than everything else I tried. Could not get the quicksilver thing to work.

I'm sure the Finderpop does a lot but if only opens Word docs directly from the Finder its great!

-bob
by RFS
Mon May 07, 2007 8:36 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

I think I figured out the crash... now... can I develop a quicksilver key that will open any highlighted Word file or is it file specific?

bob
by RFS
Mon May 07, 2007 8:24 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

I think I have done what you suggested.... it brings up a "document rendering" window and takes very long.... 5 min. for a simple one page Word doc. Then when almost complete.... Mellel crashes.

-bob
by RFS
Mon Apr 23, 2007 7:19 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

Neither of those options work. Using the contextual menu in finder does not give Mellel as an option.... I can go under "Other" and search through all my apps to eventually get to Mellel. The using control/option keys together or option key alone does not give me the results you mentioned. What am I...
by RFS
Mon Apr 23, 2007 3:53 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

Did not know about the drag to Mellel icon... thank you.... A great help. Still looking for keyboard/mouse options.

-bob
by RFS
Mon Apr 23, 2007 1:21 pm
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Open Word Files
Replies: 9
Views: 6605

Open Word Files

Is there an easy way to open Word files from the finder w/ Mellel. The services menu only opens Mellel w/ an icon of a word file... not the selected Word doc. Any promise of a control key option or does anyone know how to accomplish this w/ a Quicksilver trigger.... tried but could not do it. Most o...