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Re: schwa [Re: tsuwm] #189370
02/18/10 11:17 AM
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I did a copy and paste too. cool

Re: schwa [Re: BranShea] #189372
02/18/10 01:17 PM
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copy and paste

Not me. I just used a utility called Character Map.


Ceci n'est pas un seing.
Re: schwa [Re: zmjezhd] #189373
02/18/10 01:20 PM
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Just a random character taken from Character Map's bopomofo character set.

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Re: schwa [Re: Faldage] #189379
02/18/10 07:15 PM
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Yes, you are guys of character.

Re: schwa [Re: zmjezhd] #189391
02/19/10 02:28 AM
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I just used a utility called Character Map. Er...here somewhere, or do you mean like that Ramsch (sp?) thing?

Re: schwa [Re: Jackie] #189393
02/19/10 03:07 AM
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here somewhere, or do you mean like that Ramsch (sp?) thing?

It's a small utility that came with the operating system. It's called different things on different machines, but MacOS X, Windows, or Linux have all got 'em.


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Re: schwa [Re: zmjezhd] #189394
02/19/10 04:22 AM
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Wow, right in my own computer! I never saw that before! How utterly cool! Thank you! [blowing kiss e] I'm going to have fun with that, assuming I can ever find it again.

Re: schwa [Re: Jackie] #189399
02/19/10 12:13 PM
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Originally Posted By: Jackie
Wow, right in my own computer! I never saw that before! How utterly cool! Thank you! [blowing kiss e] I'm going to have fun with that, assuming I can ever find it again.


Leave a trail of bread crumbs.

WARNING - SeniorNet Alert [Re: Jackie] #189407
02/19/10 03:52 PM
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>assuming I can ever find it again.

this applies to Windows XP (and probly other versions):
after using the Character Map you will see the program (below the heavy line) in the Start Menu. that will vanish after some default period of non-use, but you can make it permanent by dragging it above the line. (there is also some limit to the number of apps you can have above the line, but if you only have a handful, not to worry. if you already have six or so, you can drag a new one higher on the list but you may lose the bottom one - but you may not use everything on the list; i.e., you may Start other apps through other means (such as shortcuts, icons on the Taskbar, etc.) - you can edit this list by right-clicking on any entry you want to remove, for instance.

Re: WARNING - SeniorNet Alert [Re: tsuwm] #189432
02/21/10 04:43 AM
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you can make it permanent by dragging it above the line. WOW, thanks; I did! (Better watch out, I might blow you another kiss!)

you can edit this list by right-clicking on any entry you want to remove This, I actually knew.

Edit: my friends here in town (all biddies, like me) think I am some kind of computer whiz; but almost everything I've learned has come from people here.

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