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From: Diana Luheshi <>
Subject: RE: Changes to WinBMD - learning shortcuts
Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 18:38:18 +0000
I am only on my 4th ever transcription, but I am finding all the tutorials from my syndicate boss and the FreeBMD pages very helpful. I am very bad at using keyboard shortcuts at the best of times but the ones in BMDVerify are really useful, so I've made myself a cribsheet of them for training purposes!
(Watford, Herts, UK)
> Date: Mon, 15 Mar 2010 17:22:44 +0000
> Subject: RE: Changes to WinBMD
> At 15/03/2010 05:37, you wrote:
> >WinBMD and BMDVerify are a breeze!
> I quite agree! I've been transcribing for a year or so and am learning all
> the time. BUT I would encourage all new transcribers to go through and try
> out all the menu items at the earliest opportunity - you can pick up a lot
> of pet shortcuts that way. I'm kicking myself that I didn't and discovered
> a lot only when they were mentioned in this forum. For example,
> multitasking - I had no idea that reloading an edited transcript file into
> BMDV would be so painless. Doh!
> Dave Headey
> Faringdon, Oxfordshire, UK
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