[b-hebrew] Need help with Turabian format in Word 2010

Stephen Shead sshead.email at gmail.com
Wed Aug 28 22:18:06 EDT 2013


Hi Chris,

Totally agree. Do you know why the first reader won't accept a PDF?
Comments, corrections etc. can be done on a PDF, just as they can in a Word
document. So seems very strange to me.

Stephen Shead.

On 28 August 2013 21:42, Will Parsons <wbparsons at alum.mit.edu> wrote:

> Chris,
>
> I can't help with your primary question, but...
>
> On Wed, 28 Aug 2013 14:50:43 -0700 (PDT), C L <sigebryht at yahoo.com> wrote:
> > Dear Stephen,
> >
> > About the PDF option, I've been submitting all my drafts as PDF and
> > Word 2010, but my first reader will only look at the Word 2010
> > files. So no, PDF is not an option.
>
> Why on earth?  Stephen is absolutely correct about the problems about
> the issues involved in submitting a document in a non-standard format
> such as (any version of) Word.  *Anyone* should be able to read a PDF
> document, and see the same result.  If your "first reader" is not
> actually modifying the document, the requirement that it should be in
> Word format is absurd.
>
> --
> William Parsons
>
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