2001

The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 12.2357  Tuesday, 16 October 2001

[1]     From:   Dana Shilling <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
        Date:   Monday, 15 Oct 2001 17:00:30 -0400
        Subj:   Re: SHK 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare

[2]     From:   Dan Smith <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
        Date:   Tuesday, 16 Oct 2001 00:13:07 +0100
        Subj:   Re: SHK 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare


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From:           Dana Shilling <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Monday, 15 Oct 2001 17:00:30 -0400
Subject: 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare
Comment:        Re: SHK 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare

But...but...why scan? Why not just copy the 5.1 files onto floppies,
drag the files to your Windows Desktop, and rename the files with a .doc
extension? This will convert them to Word...I've done it lots of times.

Dana Shilling

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From:           Dan Smith <This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>
Date:           Tuesday, 16 Oct 2001 00:13:07 +0100
Subject: 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare
Comment:        Re: SHK 12.2347 Scanners, non Shakespeare

Provided WP5.1 refers to WordPerfect 5.1 for DOS or an early version of
Windows there is no need to resort to scanning hard copies. Word has
facilities to open WordPerfect files (it allows Bill's company to absorb
WordPerfect users) including WordPerfect 5.1.  Save the files onto disk
and do file, open in your new machine.  There is an option to just
display 'Files of Type: WordPerfect 5.x'

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