manuscriptSo, you’ve finished your 100,000 word masterpiece and you’re ready to submit but, you’ve just discovered that your dream agent wants all the italicized words in your manuscript to be underlined instead?

Don’t worry. in Word 2010 it’s a trivial task:

  1. Highlight a passage that is in the style you want to change (In this case Italicized words).
  2. In the Find/Replace/Select section of the ribbon: Go to ‘select.’
  3. In the drop down menu: choose ‘Select text with similar formatting.’ All italicized words in your manuscript will be highlighted.
  4. From the ribbon: deselect ‘italics’ and choose ‘underline’

You’re done. Always review the entire document to ensure only the changes you wanted were made.

Gygax Magazine

Gygax Magazine Launch Party

Watch live online or attend in person

Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 2:00pm.

We’ll be opening the first box of magazines at 2pm sharp, and doing a live + video Q&A with the crew: Ernie Gygax, Luke Gygax, Jayson Elliot, Tim Kask, Jim Wampler, and James Carpio.

There’s a full day of gaming, including Savage Worlds, Marvel RPG, and Star Wars: Edge of the Empire. Admission is free, games require tickets, sold at the event.

Plus a massive AD&D 1E dungeon delve with the founder of Dwarven Forge!

Magazines go on sale, online and in-store, as soon as the first box is opened.

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Gutenberg’s Revenge

The ebook craze shows signs of stalling. cropped-johannes_gutenberg

What looks to be happening is that the mass-market paperbacks are taking a kicking from ebooks, but the traditional books, which deliver information are holding their own.

In other words ebooks are fast becoming the way to deliver pulp fiction or for those moments when you are travelling and don’t want to lug a book around.

Read the article from techeye.net here.