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Read .iwa files from Pages

Pages has crashed, my file is now corrupted and I'm trying to get the text from this file. if I Right click on the file > Show package content > open index.zip , I can see a bunch of .iwa files which ...
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In Pages 5.1 how can I add “Chapter”or “§” to the numbering of a heading?

I have imported a Word document into Pages 5.1 Instead of text+number heading styles like "Chapter 1", "Chapter 2", I only see numbers as available choices. Can I customize the styles so as to add ...
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Missing index.xml in Pages

I'm trying to make some changes to my eBook so that I can enter it into Amazon's Breakthrough Novel Award contest. Every time I try to open the file I'm receiving a message that the index.xml file is ...
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Pages: pasted images are too large

Whenever I drag and drop an image into Pages from (for example) my browser, the image is resized to roughly 2x the original size. This causes annoying aliassing to occur; especially when taking ...
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Pages Copy and Paste Horizontal/Vertical Ruler Guides

Is it possible to copy and paste guides on a Pages 5 document? If so, how? Thanks.
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'Add to Contacts' hyperlink in Pages (iOS/iCloud)

I'm a one-day novice at Pages (iOS/iCloud). I just figured out how include hyperlinks for emailing (mailto:xxx@xxx.xxx) and calling (tel:+00000), but as of yet I couldn't work out how to include a ...
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How can I successfully uninstall the new Mac Pages program and go back to the 09 version

I'm currently working on a project that requires hyper links, which I was able to create in the 09 version of Pages, and which could be exported to PDF with all hyper links fully operational. ...
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Pages 5.1: how can I make certain text field apear within the document several times?

I'm not sure how to call this functionality, ms word has it, but I can't figure out where to find it in pages. What I need is to declare a text field like a "variable", and repeat it whenever I need ...
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iWork applications crashing whenever formatting styles are selected

Someone please help me, I am quite literally about to throw my Mac out the window and starting using Windows again because of how bad Apples new line of software is. (To be fair, I finally understand ...
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iWork template for books or technical report

If there a good template for Pages, intended for books or technical reports (list of contents, bibliography etc..)?
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Pages 5.1 ruby character in PDF export bug?

Pages has the feature to add ruby characters on top of Chinese characters by selecting them, right click and select it in the context menu. This seems to work fine, but I have encountered a scenario ...
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Pages 5: Increase indentation in table of contents?

Is it possible to have multiple indentations in the table of contents (auto-generated according to the paragraph styling)? E.g. •Header 1 ....•Header 2 ....•Header 2 ........ •Header 3 ...
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Pages 5 for iOS 7 not syncing

Pages 5 on my iPad and iPod does not seem to be syncing with iCloud, while my Mac is. I've tried everything there is online. Yes, my Documents and Data is on for iCloud, I've tried resetting Documents ...
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Pages '13: Current heading in footer

In Pages 13 is it possible to get a footer to display the current heading? I.e. so that if I look at a page, I can see which chapter I'm currently reading
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How to Highlight Text in Yellow in Pages 5.0

How does one highlight the selected text in Pages 5.0? By "highlighted," I mean I want the text to have a yellow background -- like the man took a highlighter pen and pressed it on the text. The only ...
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How to avoid cell content being clipped on page bottom?

I'm using Pages'09. I'm working with tables and large cell contents. When reaching the bottom border of the page, the text I type continue to go within my table cell. But I can't see it anymore. I ...
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Titel 1, Titel 2 number with sub-numbers in pages

I'm using Pages to write a document. I would like titles like : 1 Summary 1.1 Start 1.2 End But I only get 1 Summary 2 Start 3 End How can I number my titles with 1.1 and so on? Thanks in ...
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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 ...