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    Poll: That's my reading of it too, but long experience...

    That's my reading of it too, but long experience of publishing newsletters, policy statements and clarifications etc, has taught me too well that you have to communicate very clearly, simply and...
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    Poll: Exactly the same for me, four days later. Has...

    Exactly the same for me, four days later. Has that important link been broken all this time? I PMed Kathleen about it, so hopefully it'll be fixed soon.
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    Of course, now you have me doubting myself :) ...

    Of course, now you have me doubting myself :)

    I searched the two documents I was working on for SpaceClosingQuote and didn't find any--but of course I can't find my example again either.

    If I...
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    Thanks RG, I do futz with the dropdown, even...

    Thanks RG, I do futz with the dropdown, even naming main Subs a1... a2... a3... etc to help with finding them. I'll have to figure out the Project Explorer and BookMarks, I haven't used them to...
  5. If you have [or can get] all your Main Subs in...

    If you have [or can get] all your Main Subs in one or a few modules, which don't have any other kinds of Subs in them, then perhaps a global replace of a common phrase in all the Mains might help? So...
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    Stop lone closing quote wrapping

    Here's an example:
    ..........................."Is this the way to San Jose?
    "

    This is a rare occurrence, I guess the character count and type have to be spot on for it to happen. But it looks...
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    Poll: There's more to it than that. Penton's long...

    There's more to it than that. Penton's long history is as a trade publisher, and their properties still look to be mostly in the B2B sector. Of course, advertising is a big part of such an operation,...
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    Yes, much of my core business work is in MS...

    Yes, much of my core business work is in MS Office, so VBA is a crucial part of my setup. Thanks for your suggestions, I'll look into them.

    Seems odd that a simple user definable nav system...
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    Poll: It looks like Penton know this. I checked half a...

    It looks like Penton know this. I checked half a dozen of their sites [links at bottom of this page] and was pleasantly surprised at how few ads I saw--none at all in 3 of their forums. Of course, I...
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    Poll: Was over 400,000 last time I recall seeing a...

    Was over 400,000 last time I recall seeing a figure.

    Yes, that's a general 'truism' for general consumer behavior. However, tech consumers like us are known to be less shy about making our...
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    Code editor with nav pane like Word?

    You know the Nav Pane in MS Word? If you set Heading styles [H1, H2, H3-9], the Nav Pane enables you to identify and get to the relevant place in your document with one click.

    Does that facility...
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    Missing for me on all but forum pages.

    Missing for me on all but forum pages.
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    Poll: I am a lifetime subscriber, so thank you for...

    I am a lifetime subscriber, so thank you for speaking out on our behalf. I haven't seen this announcement myself yet, I guess it's waiting in Thursday's news"letter".

    This is what corporations do,...
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    Poll: Yes indeed, Penton has all the trappings of the...

    Yes indeed, Penton has all the trappings of the corporate world, it even went thru one of those scam-like bankruptcies around 5 years ago.

    Your reading is indeed being tracked. Now many...
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    Poll: Tracey Capen's piece about the changes said that...

    Tracey Capen's piece about the changes said that very soon WS will be paid content only, ie no more free articles--those wanting free are encouraged to visit WinSuperSite iirc.

    So I assume easy...
  16. Thread: Thank You jwoods

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    Agreed, thanks a lot jwoods for so many useful...

    Agreed, thanks a lot jwoods for so many useful contributions.

    I'm glad his posts aren't being removed, that would mess up a lot of threads.
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    [SOLVED] Oh for heavens sake! Overthinking and blind to...

    Oh for heavens sake! Overthinking and blind to boot!

    Thanks RG and macropod :)
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    Hmm, I'm puzzled. This Office.com article...

    Hmm, I'm puzzled. This Office.com article lists the codes for use with wildcards. The entry for the asterisk says...
    "Any string of characters, including space and punctuation characters
    *
    s*d...
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    [SOLVED] Well, who knew? Copy/Paste the module contents...

    Well, who knew? Copy/Paste the module contents into my text editor [VBscript template] does exactly what I need. Talk about overthinking... :rolleyes:

    I'll leave this 'unsolved' for now in case...
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    RG, if you would indulge my VBA novice curiosity...

    RG, if you would indulge my VBA novice curiosity :)

    Why wouldn't \[*\] do for replace? [obviously assuming there's no wanted material between the square brackets in the articles, which is the case...
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    [SOLVED] Export Template VBA to TXT

    I have this code snippet...
    ActiveWorkbook.VBProject.VBComponents("Module1").Export"C:\YourFilePath\YourFileName.txt"[Note that it's not clear if there's a space between VBComponents and ("Module1")...
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    [SOLVED] Works like a charm! Thank you very much, macropod.

    Works like a charm! Thank you very much, macropod.
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    [SOLVED] Word Macro to extract URLs from links

    For Word 2010 and/or 2013

    I have a few Word documents with links, one per line/paragraph, and I need to extract the underlying URL and paste it after the link text on the same line/para. Example:...
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    Everything I read, and hear from colleagues, says...

    Everything I read, and hear from colleagues, says Libre Office is the best alternative.

    Of course, it all depends on which components of Office you use, and what for. If your usage is light or...
  25. Looks like you're right, Paul. This thread...

    Looks like you're right, Paul.

    This thread on Microsoft Community has only 2 solutions:
    1. Assign extra mouse buttons;
    2. AutoHotKey.

    I already use my 5 mouse buttons, so AHK it is, I guess....
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