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Creating a book in FTM 2011

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Re: Creating a book in FTM 2011

Posted: 20 Nov 2011 10:52AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thanks Russ - but if it works properly you should be able to change margins, add/remove headers/footers without worrying. The text objects (smart stories) clearly don't print the way they are seen on the edit screen - they are not WYSIWYG. You can't even see the headers or footers on the edit screen. The rest of the world has been using WYSIWYG for word processing for about 20 years - Ancestry clearly needs to catch up, or bite the bullet and come to an agreement with Microsoft to use a Word-like editor.

I like the idea of the book publisher but it has too many drawbacks to be properly useful.

Chris.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Russ Worthing... 20 Nov 2011 5:19PM GMT 
chris_rickaby 20 Nov 2011 5:52PM GMT 
jamclo 21 Nov 2011 1:19AM GMT 
BobArens63 21 Nov 2011 4:01AM GMT 
Russ Worthing... 21 Nov 2011 11:26AM GMT 
chris_rickaby 21 Nov 2011 12:08PM GMT 
mavisparsons4... 4 Jan 2013 7:31AM GMT 
keithnuttle 4 Jan 2013 2:53PM GMT 
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