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computer help

Postby Cittasanto » Thu Feb 23, 2012 10:37 am

How do you open the search box at the bottom of the screen to search web pages?


He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
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He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.

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Re: computer help

Postby Ben » Thu Feb 23, 2012 10:39 am

the google saffron search box?
Just click your cursor in it.
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- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

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Re: computer help

Postby Cittasanto » Thu Feb 23, 2012 10:59 am

sorry no, I was unclear.

There is a short key function so if you are looking for a word of phrase on a web page you can search within the page!

I thought it was ctrl+c or +v but can not remember :(


He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.

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Re: computer help

Postby perkele » Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:02 am

In Firefox it's F3.
Or Ctrl+F.
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Re: computer help

Postby Ben » Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:03 am

what browser are you using?
On chrome you can get the find box by clicking the spanner icon to the right of the url box.
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Ben
“No lists of things to be done. The day providential to itself. The hour. There is no later. This is later. All things of grace and beauty such that one holds them to one's heart have a common provenance in pain. Their birth in grief and ashes.”
- Cormac McCarthy, The Road

Learn this from the waters:
in mountain clefts and chasms,
loud gush the streamlets,
but great rivers flow silently.
- Sutta Nipata 3.725

(Buddhist aid in Myanmar) • •

e: [email protected]..

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Re: computer help

Postby acinteyyo » Thu Feb 23, 2012 11:50 am

its ctrl + f (find) for windows or cmd + f for mac

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Re: computer help

Postby Cittasanto » Thu Feb 23, 2012 2:27 pm

Thanks guys!

I do use firefox but the other computer has crome & IE on it so always useful to know the commands!


He who knows only his own side of the case knows little of that. His reasons may be good, and no one may have been able to refute them.
But if he is equally unable to refute the reasons on the opposite side, if he does not so much as know what they are, he has no ground for preferring either opinion …
...
He must be able to hear them from persons who actually believe them … he must know them in their most plausible and persuasive form.


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