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Pages: How to expand comments by default?

I bought my wife a new iMac for Christmas and she's one of those people who fear change and anything different than what she's used to scares her to no end. She's demanding Microsoft Office without ...
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How to make custom footer section stick to bottom of page in Pages 5?

I'm trying to use Pages 5 to design my invoices. I have a fixed header section for the address and the logo, then a table which is part of the text flow and automatically continues on the next page. ...
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How to uninstall Numbers and Keynote on Mavericks?

I installed Pages version 5 on Mavericks via the "App Store". But the problem is Keynote and Numbers are installed also. I'm not interested in Keynote and definitely not in Numbers. I want to ...
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Pages '09 flags file as modified after printing

I'm using Pages '09 with Mountain Lion (10.8.3). Every time I open a file to just print it and don't make any modifications, Pages '09 flags it as modified. If I just want to close ⌘+W this file, ...
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How to enter different whitespaces in Pages?

How can I use whitespace of different size in Pages? I only know simple space by hitting the space bar and the fixed space (no word wrap) using alt-space. Is it possible to get a n-, t- or numeric ...
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epub generated from Pages cannot be opened with Google Play Book

I used Pages to create an epub file. Then, I uploaded the file to Google Play Book. However, the file cannot be processed. I used an epub validator to check the error in the file. It said: ...
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How to change the spell check language in Pages 5?

How to change the spell check language in Pages version 5? The solutions described here and here are no longer available in the current version. I am editing a document in Romanian. Every word I ...
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Can I remove items from my App Store updates

The App Store wants me to update my Pages 4.3 to Pages 5.0. Given the changes to and reviews of Pages 5.0, I wish to stay with 4.3. Can I somehow delete the upgrade reminder from the list? I ...
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Tiered list paragraph in Pages 5

I have a document converted from pages 09 and I am trying to achieve with Pages 5 something that I was able to do easily with older version. Basically I want a series of paragraphs structured like ...
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Can I design web graphics with Pages more easily?

I need to assemble a couple of individual pictures together, plus some nice text, and the result has to be a PNG of a certain pixel size. I'm not a web-designer, so, I don't have any specialised ...
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Setting custom bullet styles at different indent levels in Pages 5.0

I am trying to set my bullets so that they are different at each of three indent levels in Pages 5.0. An example is like this: I can accomplish this by manually changing the "Bullet:" tab on the ...
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How to apply line spacing in a Table cell in Page 5.0?

I cannot seem to find a way to adjust the table cell content line spacing all together. I have to click each cell into the content to adjust the line spacing in each cell which is tedious. How can I ...
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Remove header columns in Page 5.0

In the new iWork Pages, there is by default 3 cells or columns in the header and I cannot remove the column back to its original one column header just like the normal header in Pages 09'. If you see ...
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Automatic numbers superscripting in OS X Maverick and Pages 5

Is there any way to setup automatic superscripting in OS X Mavericks and Pages 5 (i.e 1st => 1st. Is there a 3th party plugin that implements that functionality?
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Pages 5 - print tracking changes and comments

Is it possible to include the tracking changes and comments in the document print (or exported PDF)?
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Pages 4.3 on Mavericks - data loss with filenames beginning with tilde (~)

I had a client report the sudden loss of files after upgrading to Mavericks. It wasn’t difficult to duplicate the problem, on both her Mac and mine. I’m wondering if someone may have seen this ...
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Pages 5 - Bullets and numbering are not being copied

I have a Pages 5 document that contains a bullets list. When I try to copy the content of the document into Mac Mail the text is copied without the bullets. That behavioral is reproduced with ...
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Can't email Numbers 3.0 or Pages 5.0 documents via Google Mail (Gmail)

When I try to email a Numbers 3.0 or Pages 5.0 document via Google Mail, I receive the following error.
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Pages 5.0 change quote language

On Pages 5.0, how can I change the type of smart quotes for one document only? I have tried , and alt ⌥ + ] to produce , ‘ but the latter autocorrects to ’ as in English.
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How to begin a document numbering with a number other than 1?

I'm making a large document in separate docs. I want to number the second doc from 21 on. It will only allow me to start at 1. Any fixes?
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Why is iWork Keynote is suddenly linking images instead of embedding them?

I've been using iWork for a while and have created some pretty elaborate designs in Keynote and Pages, but I haven't come across a problem like this before or even an option to link/embed images. In ...
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Default to Pages '09 when Pages '13 is also installed?

Both Pages '09 and Pages '13 use "com.apple.iWork.Pages" as a bundle ID. I can set individual .pages files to open with Pages '09, but when I try to set all .pages files to open with Pages '09, Pages ...
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How to suppress the “OS X Spotlight search information was removed” warning?

Whenever I open an old Pages document in Pages 5, I now get the following warning message: Some changes were made to your document. OS X Spotlight search information was removed. Is there ...
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How to store new iWork (2013) documents in a flat file (for version control)?

With the October 2013 iWork update, the new UI is great but it seems one cannot store documents as 'flat file' any more. This really limits my ability to store the files, essentially ruling ...
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How to recover my texts on Pages?

I just made a big silly mistake in the newest Pages Version on Mac air, I clicked "setup", then I clicked "Document Body", and then Pages asked me"Are you sure you want to remove the body of the ...
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Is it possible to assign custom Keyboard Shortcuts to Styles in Pages 5.0?

In the previous Pages release there used to be the possibility to assign keyboard shortcuts to styles, although limited to the F1..F8 keys. Apparently this feature is missing from the freshly ...
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How can I display the format bar above the document in Pages 5.0?

The new version of Pages has the format bar (i.e. the bar where you change the font size, typeface, alignment, spacing, etc.) on the right of the document: I want it to be on the top of the ...
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How can I use the Media Browser in Pages 5 to import pictures from Aperture?

On Pages 5, how can I easily import pictures from Aperture? On the Media button, it says: No Photos To add photos, go to iPhoto. Is there any way I can view my Aperture albums there, rather ...
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Pages multilevel bullet spacing

With multilevel bullet lists, is it possible to leave less space between lower level bullets? Eg • Item1 • Item2 - Item2a - Item2b - Item2c • Item 3 Currently, I can only do it ...
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How can I use the Pages Full Screen in the old way?

I just updated to Mac Maverick and updated Pages. The question is I just can't get used to it, I don't the exact words to describe it. In the past, when in the Full Screen modem, I am typing in ...
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iWork Pages: two listings/numberings on a single line

I want to use two listings on a single line as shown in the image. The first listing shows a number while the second listing shows another style. I am not aware of any solution using ...
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How to use cross reference in Pages 5.0?

I have a table in a pages document and I want to cross reference the table name. Is that possible? If so, how do I do it?
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How to assign hotkeys to paragraph styles in Pages 5?

Pages '09 had the paragraph styles drawer with a list of all styles. Each style had the following context menu: On the new Pages 5, this is how that context menu looks however. Noticeably ...
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How to select paragraphs with similar style in Pages 5?

Pages '09 had the paragraph styles drawer with a list of all styles. Each style had the following context menu: On the new Pages 5, this is how that context menu looks however. I can't seem to ...
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Pages correctly shows my iCloud documents on iPhone, but not on iPad

Pages correctly shows my iCloud documents on iPhone, but not on iPad. The main page is enpty and I can only create new documents. I've tried to reinstall the app, deactivate the iCloud Pages ...
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Pages 5.0 Language

On Mavericks, how can I change the language of text in the new version of Pages? They seem to have removed such an option.
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Using AppleScript to find information about images in Pages documents

I'm trying to extract information about images placed into a Pages ('09 v 4.3) document. The following script is my attempt: tell application "Pages" tell front document repeat with pg in ...
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What sub-format of Word document does Pages use for export?

I am using Pages '09 (v 4.3) and LibreOffice under OSX. When exporting a document from Pages into Word format, I am unable to open it in LibreOffice. (I would swear I had done this successfully many ...
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Send via mail not working in Pages 4.3

I know that this topic has come up on various forums in the past but think my problem is quite different. I have tried a new file with a simple name like 'test' and still it doesn't work. I have ...
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Add line over letter in Pages, Keynote

In Cocoa programs in Mac OS it is possible, using the fonts palette, add line below the character (underline), in the middle of the character (strikethrough), changing the stile of the line: single, ...
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Pages mail merger with numbers formulas in pages not working afterwards

I have the following setup for my invoices: Numbers file with client info, daily rate and days worked on a project. Pages file with mail merger fields. The merging works fine, and all infos are in ...
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In iwork Pages, how to start a new line after the last row of a table?

I evidently don't know the right thing to look for. The last thing in my document is a table. There is no paragraph after it. I can go on adding rows to the table with the context menu, or add ...
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Getting text boxes to move with text

I have added a number of text boxes to an iWork Pages document. When I want to paste in additional text -- i.e. a methodology section at the beginning -- the text boxes do not move with the text, ...
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Customizing Pages' outline using paragraph styles

My document in Pages 4.2 for Mac has custom paragraph styles for a couple of levels of headings. I'd like to get a bird's eye view of my document that shows only those headings, not the paragraphs in ...
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Can ThreadSafe errors for ScriptingAdditions be eliminated without deleting the addition files?

I've the following errors in my system log when running e.g. Pages: Aug 4 19:06:50 Pages[9751]: Performance: Please update this scripting addition to supply a value for ThreadSafe for each event ...
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Files that iWork needs are missing

My iWork/Pages stopped working by it-self and the following error is showing: Files that iWork needs are missing. To restore the missing files, use the iWork Installer to reinstall iWork. Temporary ...
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Pages: Linked columns

In Pages, I want to write a document that has two columns: One for the main text, and the other for annotations. For example: Say I write a paragraph in the main text talking about the many varieties ...
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Why does Pages all the sudden need permission to print?

I just tried to print something in Pages and got this: The printer was paused, and I was asked to resume it, but this? Why? Pages 4.3 on OS X 10.8.4.
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Is office for the mac the only way I can open and save as word documents?

When apple people interact with people who use MS word, is the only way to do this by purchasing Office for the Mac or can pages make do? I believe pages can output to a format that is word friendly ...
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Can I edit the same Pages document on both my iPad and my Mac?

I'm interested in editing a single Pages document on both a Mac and an iPad. I understand the concept of "downloading" a document from iCloud (or from anywhere). But that isn't what I want, because ...