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Re: Zim Edit Questions


On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 10:34 AM, Benjamin Trias
<jesuisbenjamin@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> There are three things I would like to be able to accomplish with Zim. I am
> not sure whether or not it is possible and how to achieve these.
> I would like to add quotes from from books into my notes. How can I get a
> special formating for these quotes (Indentation, frame, background color,
> font)?

There is not special formatting for quotes, but you can e.g. indent
and make them italic. Does that address your question ?

> Another thing I would like is to be able to index automatically
> children-pages in a parent-page. Is this possible?

At the moment there is no function for that. I'm thinking about an
inline object that would keep such an index. Alternatively you could
try your hand at a plugin or a custom script that creates such an
index as a bullet list.

> Finally, I would like to have templates for some pages (for instance all
> children-page of the "books" parent-page should be pre-formated with headers
> like "summary", "citation", "author" etc.), so my pages have some
> consistency in formating (and I save time by not having to look up other
> pages to remind myself what formatting I used before).

Also something that is not available. But this is on my work list for
mid term development.



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