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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 07:02 AM

[Dixonary] Question
 
Is it possible to attach a .pdf file of the results in Googlegroups? It would be a huge timesaver for me if I could summarize the results in a message and attach a .pdf file that displays who voted for what, etc.

Judy

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JohnB May 27th, 2015 08:30 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you
use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be
negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost
me to un-pdf it


*JohnnyB*

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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 12:08 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Johnny,

I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.

Judy



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To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it



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Paul Keating May 27th, 2015 12:39 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

> Johnny,
>
> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert
> to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can
> convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it
> doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the
> text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>
> Judy
>
> ------------------------------
> Original message
> From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy
>
> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you
> use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be
> negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me
> to un-pdf it
>
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
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Steve Graham May 27th, 2015 12:40 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
>>>. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that<<<

Argh!!!!

Can you not save Word Perfect documents as a plain-text file???????

Steve Graham



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To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question



Johnny,



I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.



Judy



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Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it



JohnnyB



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Steve Graham May 27th, 2015 12:42 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
Which is to say:



1. Select the appropriate text.

2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)

3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)



Steve Graham



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Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question



Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?

On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

Johnny,



I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.



Judy



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To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it



JohnnyB



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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 12:50 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Since I've used a table, pasting the .pdf doesn't provide all the information, and editing would take more time than simply typing the information. (It pastes as text without table properties.)

I *can* paste the WordPerfect document, and the table remains intact. I'll try that. If it doesn't work, I'll go to Plan B...which probably will be to retype everything.

Judy



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Dated: 5/27/2015 1:39:53 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question


Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

Johnny,

I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.

Judy



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From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it



JohnnyB

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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 12:51 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
A plain-text file creates the same problem as copying and pasting the .pdf file -- no table properties and data that doesn't explain the results.

Judy



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To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:40:05 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


>>>. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that<<<

Argh!!!!
Can you not save Word Perfect documents as a plain-text file???????
Steve Graham

From: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Judy Madnick
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:08
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Johnny,

I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.

Judy




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From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it


JohnnyB

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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 12:52 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.

Judy



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To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Which is to say:

1. Select the appropriate text.
2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)

Steve Graham

From: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
Johnny,

I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.

Judy




Original message
From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it


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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 12:57 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Not as easy as copy and paste!

Judy



Original message
From: "Dodi Schultz" <DodiSchultz (AT) verizon (DOT) net>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:53:35 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

It all sounds like a lot of trouble. When I (very rarely) deal, I just add
the response data (who authored each def, who voted for it) to the defs
post, which is sitting in Tbird's "sent" file. Easy.

DS

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On 5/27/2015 1:42 PM, Steve Graham wrote:
>
> Which is to say:
>
> 1.Select the appropriate text.
>
> 2.Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
>
> 3.Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)
>
> Steve Graham
>
> *From:*dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] *On
> Behalf Of *Paul Keating
> *Sent:* Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
> *To:* dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
> *Subject:* Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
>
> On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com
> <mailto:jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com>> wrote:
>
> Johnny,
>
> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert
> to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can
> convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it
> doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the
> text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>
> Judy
>
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Original message
> From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk <mailto:johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com>;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy
>
> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you
> use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be
> negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me
> to un-pdf it
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
>


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Paul Keating May 27th, 2015 12:58 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

> I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the
> WordPerfect document.
>
> Judy
>
> ------------------------------
> Original message
> From: "Steve Graham" <sdsgraham (AT) gmail (DOT) com>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Which is to say:
>
>
>
> 1. Select the appropriate text.
>
> 2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
>
> 3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)
>
>
>
> Steve Graham
>
>
>
> *From:* dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] *On
> Behalf Of *Paul Keating
> *Sent:* Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
> *To:* dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
> *Subject:* Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
>
>
> Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
>
> On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
>
> Johnny,
>
>
>
> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert
> to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can
> convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it
> doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the
> text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>
>
>
> Judy
>
>
> ------------------------------
>
> Original message
> From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy
>
> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you
> use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be
> negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me
> to un-pdf it
>
> *JohnnyB*
>
>
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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 01:04 PM

RE: [Dixonary] Question
 
Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens when I use the WordPerfect table.

Judy



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Dated: 5/27/2015 1:58:46 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.

Judy



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From: "Steve Graham" <sdsgraham (AT) gmail (DOT) com>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Which is to say:

1. Select the appropriate text.
2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)

Steve Graham

From: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
Johnny,

I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.

Judy




Original message
From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it


JohnnyB

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Guerri Stevens May 27th, 2015 01:18 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Yes, you can save WordPerfect documents as plain text. However, I
believe Judy said she was using a WordPerfect *table*, which may not
convert to text in a usable way. I tried it just now with a 3-row
4-column table. The text version is 4 lines for the 4 columns in row 1,
a blank line, then 4 lines for the 4 columns in row 2, etc.


Guerri
On 5/27/2015 1:40 PM, Steve Graham wrote:
>
> >>>. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert

> the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that<<<
>
> Argh!!!!
>
> Can you not save Word Perfect documents as a plain-text file???????
>
> Steve Graham
>
> *From:*dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com]
> *On Behalf Of *Judy Madnick
> *Sent:* Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:08
> *To:* dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
> *Subject:* Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Johnny,
>
> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then
> convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message,
> but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that,
> and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and
> pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>
> Judy
>
> ------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> Original message
> From: JohnB <johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk <mailto:johnb (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <mailto:dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com>;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy
>
> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If
> you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally
> would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it
> would cost me to un-pdf it
>
> *JohnnyB*
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Tim Lodge May 27th, 2015 01:22 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Judy

When I deal, I copy and paste an MS Excel table directly into the compose
screen on the Google Groups website for the results, and it retains the
table formatting. However, I don't know whether it works if you're posting
the results by email.

-- Tim L

On Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:04:32 PM UTC+1, Judy Madnick wrote:
>
> Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm
> reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still
> there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens
> when I use the WordPerfect table.
>
> Judy
>
> ------------------------------
> Original message
> From: "Paul Keating" <kea... (AT) acm (DOT) org <javascript:>>
> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:>;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:58:46 PM
> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
> On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com <javascript:>>
> wrote:
>
>> I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting
>> the WordPerfect document.
>>
>> Judy
>>
>> ------------------------------
>> Original message
>> From: "Steve Graham" <sdsg... (AT) gmail (DOT) com <javascript:>>
>> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:>;
>> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
>> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>>
>> Which is to say:
>>
>>
>>
>> 1. Select the appropriate text.
>>
>> 2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
>>
>> 3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)
>>
>>
>>
>> Steve Graham
>>
>>
>>
>> *From:* dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:> [mailto:
>> dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:>] *On Behalf Of *Paul Keating
>> *Sent:* Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
>> *To:* dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:>
>> *Subject:* Re: [Dixonary] Question
>>
>>
>>
>> Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
>>
>> On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com <javascript:>>
>> wrote:
>>
>> Johnny,
>>
>>
>>
>> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert
>> to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can
>> convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it
>> doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the
>> text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>>
>>
>>
>> Judy
>>
>>
>> ------------------------------
>>
>> Original message
>> From: JohnB <jo... (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk <javascript:>>
>> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com <javascript:>;
>> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
>> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>>
>> Judy
>>
>> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you
>> use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be
>> negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me
>> to un-pdf it
>>
>> *JohnnyB*
>>
>>
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Efrem Mallach May 27th, 2015 01:33 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Judy,

When I want to e-mail stuff from an Excel table, I use its Concatenate operator (&) in a formula that connects strings in different columns into a single string in one column of the same row, adding whatever punctuation seems appropriate between items. Then I can paste that column with no formatting issues.

Efrem

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On May 27, 2015, at 2:22 PM, Tim Lodge <5sfwiyj02 (AT) sneakemail (DOT) com> wrote:

> Judy
>
> When I deal, I copy and paste an MS Excel table directly into the compose screen on the Google Groups website for the results, and it retains the table formatting. However, I don't know whether it works if you're posting the results by email.
>
> -- Tim L
>
> On Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:04:32 PM UTC+1, Judy Madnick wrote:
> Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens when I use the WordPerfect table.
>
> Judy
>
> Original message
> From: "Paul Keating" <kea... (AT) acm (DOT) org>
> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:58:46 PM
> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
>
> On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
> I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.
>
> Judy
>
> Original message
> From: "Steve Graham" <sdsg... (AT) gmail (DOT) com>
> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Which is to say:
>
>
> 1. Select the appropriate text.
>
> 2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
>
> 3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)
>
>
> Steve Graham
>
>
> From: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
> Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
>
> Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
>
> On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
>
> Johnny,
>
>
> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>
>
> Judy
>
>
> Original message
> From: JohnB <jo... (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy
>
> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it
>
>
> JohnnyB
>
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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 01:36 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Efrem,

I'm not using a spreadsheet (in my case it would be Quattro Pro, not Excel).. I'm using a WordPerfect table. To be honest, I don't even understand the spreadsheet terminology!

Judy



Original message
From: "Efrem Mallach" <emallach (AT) verizon (DOT) net>
To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 2:33:55 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy,


When I want to e-mail stuff from an Excel table, I use its Concatenate operator (&) in a formula that connects strings in different columns into a single string in one column of the same row, adding whatever punctuation seems appropriate between items. Then I can paste that column with no formatting issues.


Efrem


=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=

On May 27, 2015, at 2:22 PM, Tim Lodge <5sfwiyj02 (AT) sneakemail (DOT) com> wrote:


Judy

When I deal, I copy and paste an MS Excel table directly into the compose screen on the Google Groups website for the results, and it retains the table formatting. However, I don't know whether it works if you're posting the results by email.

-- Tim L

On Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:04:32 PM UTC+1, Judy Madnick wrote:
Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens when I use the WordPerfect table.

Judy



Original message
From: "Paul Keating" <kea... (AT) acm (DOT) org>
To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:58:46 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.

Judy



Original message
From: "Steve Graham" <sdsg... (AT) gmail (DOT) com>
To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Which is to say:


1. Select the appropriate text.
2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)


Steve Graham


From: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question


Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
Johnny,


I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.


Judy





Original message
From: JohnB <jo... (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it


JohnnyB


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Efrem Mallach May 27th, 2015 01:46 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Then you ought to be able to paste the table as is into Quattro Pro and concatenate things there. The formula in Excel would work like this. Quattro Pro does the same thing in a similar (perhaps identical) way:

If you have "Barrs" in cell A2 and "John" in cell B2, then this formula in cell C2:

=A2 & ", " & B2

would produce "Barrs, John" in C2.

However, I don't think you have to leave WordPerfect for this. It supports all sorts of formulas directly in its tables. I'm not sure if it has & as a concatenate operator, but I know it has the CONCAT function that does much the same thing. You ought to be able to use

=CONCAT(A2, ", ", B2)

in cell C2 to get the same result.

Efrem

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On May 27, 2015, at 2:36 PM, Judy Madnick <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

> Efrem,
>
> I'm not using a spreadsheet (in my case it would be Quattro Pro, not Excel). I'm using a WordPerfect table. To be honest, I don't even understand the spreadsheet terminology!
>
> Judy
>
> Original message
> From: "Efrem Mallach" <emallach (AT) verizon (DOT) net>
> To: dixonary (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
> Dated: 5/27/2015 2:33:55 PM
> Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question
>
> Judy,
>
> When I want to e-mail stuff from an Excel table, I use its Concatenate operator (&) in a formula that connects strings in different columns into a single string in one column of the same row, adding whatever punctuation seems appropriate between items. Then I can paste that column with no formatting issues.
>
> Efrem
>
> =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=
> On May 27, 2015, at 2:22 PM, Tim Lodge <5sfwiyj02 (AT) sneakemail (DOT) com> wrote:
>
>> Judy
>>
>> When I deal, I copy and paste an MS Excel table directly into the compose screen on the Google Groups website for the results, and it retains the table formatting. However, I don't know whether it works if you're posting the results by email.
>>
>> -- Tim L
>>
>> On Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:04:32 PM UTC+1, Judy Madnick wrote:
>> Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens when I use the WordPerfect table.
>>
>> Judy
>>
>> Original message
>> From: "Paul Keating" <kea... (AT) acm (DOT) org>
>> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
>> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:58:46 PM
>> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
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>> Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
>>
>> On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
>> I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.
>>
>> Judy
>>
>> Original message
>> From: "Steve Graham" <sdsg... (AT) gmail (DOT) com>
>> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
>> Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
>> Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question
>>
>> Which is to say:
>>
>>
>> 1. Select the appropriate text.
>>
>> 2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
>>
>> 3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)
>>
>>
>> Steve Graham
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>>
>> From: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
>> Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
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>>
>> Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
>>
>> On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
>>
>> Johnny,
>>
>>
>> I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.
>>
>>
>> Judy
>>
>>
>> Original message
>> From: JohnB <jo... (AT) john-barrs (DOT) co.uk>
>> To: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com;
>> Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
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>>
>> Judy
>>
>> if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it
>>
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>> JohnnyB
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Judy Madnick May 27th, 2015 01:50 PM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
I'll try pasting what I have and see if that works. If not...I'll go from there. We may already be talking about the same thing, but I'm not familiar with the "language."

Judy



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From: "Efrem Mallach" <emallach (AT) verizon (DOT) net>
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Dated: 5/27/2015 2:46:19 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Then you ought to be able to paste the table as is into Quattro Pro and concatenate things there. The formula in Excel would work like this. Quattro Pro does the same thing in a similar (perhaps identical) way:


If you have "Barrs" in cell A2 and "John" in cell B2, then this formula in cell C2:


=A2 & ", " & B2


would produce "Barrs, John" in C2.


However, I don't think you have to leave WordPerfect for this. It supports all sorts of formulas directly in its tables. I'm not sure if it has & as a concatenate operator, but I know it has the CONCAT function that does much the same thing. You ought to be able to use


=CONCAT(A2, ", ", B2)


in cell C2 to get the same result.


Efrem


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On May 27, 2015, at 2:36 PM, Judy Madnick <jmadnick (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:


Efrem,

I'm not using a spreadsheet (in my case it would be Quattro Pro, not Excel).. I'm using a WordPerfect table. To be honest, I don't even understand the spreadsheet terminology!

Judy



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Dated: 5/27/2015 2:33:55 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy,


When I want to e-mail stuff from an Excel table, I use its Concatenate operator (&) in a formula that connects strings in different columns into a single string in one column of the same row, adding whatever punctuation seems appropriate between items. Then I can paste that column with no formatting issues.


Efrem


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On May 27, 2015, at 2:22 PM, Tim Lodge <5sfwiyj02 (AT) sneakemail (DOT) com> wrote:


Judy

When I deal, I copy and paste an MS Excel table directly into the compose screen on the Google Groups website for the results, and it retains the table formatting. However, I don't know whether it works if you're posting the results by email.

-- Tim L

On Wednesday, May 27, 2015 at 7:04:32 PM UTC+1, Judy Madnick wrote:
Yes, but I'm not sure that it makes much difference from what I'm reading in the "reveal codes." The codes for the table are still there. Once this round is finished (this evening) I'll see what happens when I use the WordPerfect table.

Judy



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Does WP have a table-to-text function, by any chance?
On 27 May 2015 19:53, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:

I understand that, Steve. See my reply regarding copying and pasting the WordPerfect document.

Judy



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Dated: 5/27/2015 1:42:09 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixonary] Question


Which is to say:


1. Select the appropriate text.
2. Copy the selected text (Ctrl-C in Windows)
3. Paste the copied text into the message (Ctrl-Insert in Windows)


Steve Graham


From: dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com [mailto:dixo... (AT) googlegroups (DOT) com] On Behalf Of Paul Keating
Sent: Wednesday, May 27, 2015 10:40
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Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question


Have you tried pasting from the .pdf?
On 27 May 2015 19:08, "Judy Madnick" <jmad... (AT) gmail (DOT) com> wrote:
Johnny,


I create the list (actually, a table) in WordPerfect and can then convert to .pdf. It appears that I can't paste the .pdf in a message, but I can convert the .pdf to a .jpg and paste that. I could try that, and if it doesn't work...retype everything into a message. Copying and pasting the text from the WordPerfect file doesn't work well.


Judy





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Dated: 5/27/2015 9:30:30 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixonary] Question

Judy

if you have to create the list in pdf you can create it anywhere. If you use Acrobat just copy and paste into a message - I personally would be negative to a file because of the extra work and expense it would cost me to un-pdf it


JohnnyB


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Debbie April 18th, 2019 10:30 AM

[Dixonary] Question
 
So after the last few rounds, I'm seeing words from other languages -- not
words which stem from other languages into English. Has this always been
kosher? Where do we draw the line or is there a line?

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'Efrem G Mallach' via Dixonary April 18th, 2019 10:37 AM

Re: [Dixonary] Question
 
Debbie,

I dunno about earlier rounds, but in the case of mangemange, I would guess (subject to Shani's confirmation) that it's what English-speaking New Zealanders normally call that lizard, just as English-speaking Englishfolk call female cattle "cows." The only difference I see is that those of us who aren't from Kiwiland are more familiar with cows than with mangemanges. If one is kosher, so is the other - though I'm not sure what traditional Jewish dietary rules say about lizards.

Just my 2¢.

Efrem

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> So after the last few rounds, I'm seeing words from other languages -- not words which stem from other languages into English. Has this always been kosher? Where do we draw the line or is there a line?
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