Ingvild Roald iroald at HOTMAIL.COM
Tue Nov 25 21:05:59 UTC 2008

By adjusting the coloums you should be able to use landscape A4 to make A5 books ..., of course, you would have to be careful with page numeberingIngvild > From: signwriting at> To: sw-l at> Subject: Re: [sw-l] DocumentMaker> Date: Tue, 25 Nov 2008 08:09:38 -0800> CC: maria.azzopardi at> > SignWriting List> November 25, 2008> > On Nov 25, 2008, at 3:56 AM, MARIA AZZOPARDI wrote:> > Using DocumentMaker is there any way we could have Signwriting on A5> > sheets back-to-back book form. The way we've managed to print so > > far, is> > having an A4 sheet landscape.> > Hi Maria!> Regarding A5 and A4 size paper, that can be accomplished right now.> > But it is true that DocumentMaker, at this time, only has Landscape > layouts...we did that because that was the request at the time that we > developed it. Some people suggested to me that reading shorter columns > in Landscape was better than reading longer columns in Portrait mode, > so that is why it got designed that way...> > But I realize now that we need layouts in both Landscape and Portrait > modes, and later I hope to build more layouts in the program...> > So there is only Landscape right now...> > Regarding printing to A4 or A5...There are two issues with that> > 1. Your printer settings on your computer can reduce or enlarge > the printing for the size paper you are using...and on your computer > you can stipulate that you want it to print in A4 or A5...that is in > your Printer driver...> > 2. Inside DocumentMaker, under the Scripts menu, you can choose A4. > That should help a little, but it does not give you sometimes > just reducing or enlarging inside your Printer driver will take care > of fitting the document on the page...> > See attached diagram showing how to change to A4 in DocumentMaker...> 
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