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Re: Migration from OneNote to Zim


I'll chime in here that I've had this issue when copying text from any M$ product to Zim--have to go through a text editor as an intermediary… I'd be very interested in hearing what the solution to this might be.


On Mar 14, 2013, at 3:06 PM, Michael Spranger <mikeitsecurity@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> I have a goal to migrate from M$ products to open source.  One of
> those is OneNote to Zim.  One major hurdle I am facing is that when I
> copy notes from a OneNote page to a Zim notebook, the text and whatnot
> copies fine, but once I've done the copy, and I click on the text or
> picture in the Zim notebook, big flashing black bars appear either on
> the right or the left and I am not able to maneuver around on  any of
> the text.  I know a work around would be to copy all of that to
> notepad, for example, and then to Zim, but any pictures I've added
> from training would not copy and the indented bullet lists all lose
> their indentations.  I would appreciate any assistance on this, as I
> would really like to make this work!
> Thanks very much in advance!
> Mike
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> Michael Spranger
> s.d.g
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