Date: Fri, 4 May 2001 08:28:06 -0400
Reply-To: Mike Rhoads <RhoadsM1@WESTAT.COM>
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From: Mike Rhoads <RhoadsM1@WESTAT.COM>
Subject: Re: How do I cut and paste from Adobe?--Thanks
An extremely useful elaboration on the technique for copying text from
Acrobat is to hold down the Ctrl key while dragging to select the desired
text. This lets you select all of the text in a rectangular area, which is
especially useful for documents like the SUGI Proceedings which are
published in columns.
On Thu, 3 May 2001 16:24:29 -0400, Wainwright, Andrea
>Thanks everyone....for those of you who also didn't know, here is the
>solution. After highlighting you can also use ctrl-C.
>From: Jack Hamilton [mailto:JackHamilton@FIRSTHEALTH.COM]
>Sent: Thursday, May 03, 2001 4:03 PM
>Subject: Re: How do I cut and paste from Adobe?
>If you're viewing it on the web through Netscape, try this:
>- Clickon the text selection tool (big T with a little dashed-line box next
>- Select the text.
>- Right-click and select Copy. The Copy action in the Edit menu doesn't
>Development Manager, Technical Group
>METRICS Department, First Health
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>>>> "Wainwright, Andrea" <andrea.wainwright@CAPITALONE.COM> 05/03/2001 8:16
>I had been told that part of the reason the electronic copies of the
>proceedings are good is so you can cut and paste the code, but I have never
>been able to cut and paste.
>I am using Adobe 5. Can anyone help me?