Articles posted on January 15th, 2009

Word 2008 Tip: Page Up and Page Down without moving cursor

Thursday, January 15th, 2009 • 7:09 pm

For years, Word has had this stupid “feature” where the default behaviour of the Page Up and Page Down keys is not just to go up or down by one “page” (more accurately, by one “screen,” where a screen is defined by the size of the visible portion of the document in the document window), […]

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Pages ’09: Bug with page count

Thursday, January 15th, 2009 • 6:01 pm

I don’t know who’s on the AppleSeed program for iWork, but they are not doing their job properly. Pages ’09 has a new and rather obvious bug affecting the “Page Count” feature (accessible through the “Insert” menu). If you have a Pages document with two sections, and you set the options for the second section […]

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Pages ’09: Bug with hyperlinks

Thursday, January 15th, 2009 • 2:54 pm

The new version of Pages appears to be suffering from a bug in the hyperlink creation process, at least on my machine. When I select a word or phrase and bring up the Link inspector and check the “Enable as a hyperlink” option, Pages turns the selection into a hyperlink whose text label is the […]

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