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Creating Books

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Re: Creating Books

Posted: 8 Oct 2012 9:07PM GMT
Classification: Query
In the FTM Version 16 it was a book module called a Text Item. in FTM 2012 it is called a Smart Story. It is under the category of modules called Other.

In all versions it is basically a word processor, and you can write what you want like all word processors.

The FTM Title page is the FTM word processor document with a macro to put the information into it. I never use the basic FTM title but change it to add the primary family, a list the subfamilies, print date, etc. I also put my name and contact information on the front page.

In FTM 16 I used to write what I wanted in Word Perfect and copy it to the FTM text document, but since the Word processor is greatly improved in FTM 2012, I now write directly into FTM.

I wish FTM would add a macro to add the current date to an FTM title page so when I printed a book it would have he current date the information is being taken from the database.
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bettymcfa 8 Oct 2012 12:52PM GMT 
David Abernat... 8 Oct 2012 3:27PM GMT 
bettymcfa 8 Oct 2012 4:14PM GMT 
David Abernat... 8 Oct 2012 4:41PM GMT 
keithnuttle 8 Oct 2012 9:04PM GMT 
David Abernat... 9 Oct 2012 12:36AM GMT 
keithnuttle 9 Oct 2012 3:07AM GMT 
David Abernat... 9 Oct 2012 3:40AM GMT 
keithnuttle 9 Oct 2012 12:24PM GMT 
David Abernat... 9 Oct 2012 2:33PM GMT 
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