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Re: Help with formatting



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THANKS everyone who made formatting suggestions. I will download and see what
works best!
Jamie

Richard Kleim wrote:

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> Check out Fineprint 2000 at any download site
> (www.download.com). It is one of the few pgms I have
> willingly paid for - it's cheap. They have a free
> trial, and it will print multiple pages per page and do
> duplex on any printer with any associated print driver.
> Try it!
>
> - Richard Kleim
>
> Ed Greenman wrote:
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> > Jamie -
> >
> > There are several ways of doing this that I know about.  One (very tedious
> > and awful in every way) is to manually re-arrange pages until they are in
> > the right order.  Believe it or not, it's been done.  Long ago, I even got
> > used to it...
> >
> > Then, there are the serious publishing programs like PageMaker.  They are
> > not cheap, and have steep learning curves, but can do just about anything.
> > A big item in their favor is that there are a lot of good books printed on
> > how to use them, and most cities with public and technical schools will have
> > classes on their use.  MS Publisher tries to be like them, but I find it a
> > weaker package.
> >
> > Finally, I have used a small package called ClickBook from Blue Squirrel
> > software.  It is very cheap ($30? $50?), does formatting for publishing
> > books in sections, with page and paper sizes specifiable, and even takes
> > care of formatting for printing duplex on regular (non-duplexing) printers
> > (you just print on one side, put the paper back in the printer in the
> > prescribed manner, and it prints the other side).  I have used it to print
> > books over two hundred pages in length, with signatures of various sizes and
> > orientations.  Might be a good place to start.
> >
> > Good luck!
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
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> > [mailto:BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU]On Behalf Of LawrenceFine
> > Sent: Saturday, February 09, 2002 8:58 AM
> > To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
> > Subject: Help with formatting
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> > I'm new to posting and I need some help with document formatting to be able
> > to
> > print a book text from a MSWord document.  Does anyone know of a program or
> > way
> > to set up a document so that it prints 8 page signatures on landscape, 2
> > pages
> > per side of paper?  I can set up word to print 2 pages side by side, but how
> > do I
> > get the page order correct????
> > Thanks in advance for any help you can offer.
> > Jamie  Fine
> > Final Design
> > Washington DC
>
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