New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
OS X - Apps and Games Discussion of applications and games available for Mac OS X.

Problems with iWork Pages


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
bikermike

 
Member Since: Dec 23, 2011
Posts: 3
bikermike is on a distinguished road

bikermike is offline
When I try to paste a section of a web page to a new blank Pages document, only part is copied. The new Pages document only forms one page, and I am unable to add to it. In Word, the entire section would be copied into the Word document, which would form as many pages as needed.

This occurs with only some web pages. It does not occur when I try pasting text from a Word document or another Pages document.

I'm trying to switch from Microsoft Office for Mac (2004) to iWorks, so that I can make the change to Lion in order to use the Cloud. I'd rather not have to buy an updated Office for Mac program for my 2 computers, but with this and other problems I've been running into so far with Pages, I might have to do so. I haven't yet even begun to explore Numbers and Keynote.
QUOTE Thanks
Bob_Stan

 
Bob_Stan's Avatar
 
Member Since: Jun 17, 2011
Posts: 276
Bob_Stan is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: iMac 27" 3.5 Ghz Quad Core i7,SSD,3TB Fusio Fusion,32GB . MBPro 2.2Ghz 128GB SSD, 500GB HD, 8GB

Bob_Stan is offline
When you pick a "blank" document, are you choosing blank from Word Processing or from Page Layout? I am pretty sure the blank document from word processing will create as many pages as are required.
QUOTE Thanks
bikermike

 
Member Since: Dec 23, 2011
Posts: 3
bikermike is on a distinguished road

bikermike is offline
When I open Pages, the default template setting is "Blank Document" in Layout. So I changed it to "Blank Document" in Word Processing, as you suggested, but the same problem occurred. I'm able to paste this web page to a comparable blank document in Word for Mac (2004). On the other hand, I'm not having trouble pasting other web pages to a blank Pages document. This particular web page (and others similar to it on this website) has some unknown (to me) feature which makes it incompatible with Pages, but not with Word. So there must be a problem with Pages, but I still don't know how to get around it.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« Too Many Database Identities in Outlook and Entourage | Folder Sync »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Pages problems sidekicket iOS and Apps 4 10-14-2011 01:32 AM
how can i have mirrored pages in iwork anthemeral Switcher Hangout 5 02-01-2011 09:56 PM
in desperate need of help: iWork Pages gizmo8899 Switcher Hangout 6 12-09-2010 01:51 PM
iwork pages NyoGoat OS X - Apps and Games 2 02-27-2010 11:44 AM
Problems opening web pages Jhorra OS X - Apps and Games 1 01-23-2008 12:33 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:08 PM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?