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by Icelander
Tue Jun 13, 2017 10:27 pm
Forum: Mellel
Topic: how to find bold text
Replies: 6
Views: 3972

Re: how to find bold text

Is there a simple way to find bold text using the find function? I see none of the old hands here has answered your question, so I'll have a shot at it. I haven't found anything faster than creating a Find Action. 1) Search for "Anything" with the attribute 'Face Bold' and Replace it with 'Found Ex...
by Icelander
Tue Jun 13, 2017 7:23 pm
Forum: Mellel
Topic: Word count in bottom bar
Replies: 4
Views: 3575

Re: Word count in bottom bar

Scrivener […] Even with no text in the main doc view it feels slow. I can't imagine what it would feel like with 100K or 200k words. I just crammed Scrivener full with long text documents that I downloaded from Gutenberg (long novels), over one million words. Scrolling was no problem; it was as sna...
by Icelander
Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:33 pm
Forum: Mellel
Topic: Word count in bottom bar
Replies: 4
Views: 3575

Re: Word count in bottom bar

OK, I see the screenshots were not included in my previous post. What a bummer.

Is there any way to send screenshots in this forum? — What's the "Img" button for anyway, if it can't be used???
by Icelander
Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:28 pm
Forum: Mellel
Topic: Word count in bottom bar
Replies: 4
Views: 3575

Re: Word count in bottom bar

Scrivener, Pages, Word... none of them have come as close to being my perfect word processor as Mellel Why don't you mention Nisus Writer Pro? It's usually considered the best. But the statistics in a separate pane, and only a separate pane, is a deal breaker for me. […] I'm very word count goal- o...
by Icelander
Fri Apr 21, 2017 9:01 am
Forum: The Nitty and the Gritty
Topic: Protect a document from changes
Replies: 2
Views: 3235

Re: Protect a document from changes

Jezpakani wrote:how do I protect a file from changes while it is opened?
How about locking the file in Finder? Choose 'Get Info' and then click the appropriate check box.