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Okay, I didn't realise I hadn't provided a link for this. It's by no means complete, it is by no means the best way to code this. I simply did it quickly. Download (bin + source): The first picture shown here is the very first version, with the third being the most recent. Have fun!

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HBF (author)2007-08-07
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Kiteman (author)2007-07-29

So, you write your instructable offline, words, pictures etc. Can you then put it online? How?

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inevitable_chaos (author)Kiteman2007-08-01

Go to options then export and it will export it to an Intructables.com ready .txt file. Then copy and paste the contents of that to your Intructable. I thought it was simple. Evidently not. :S

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Kiteman (author)inevitable_chaos2007-08-01

But I already copy and paste text from Word documents. How would your software (which I admit I haven't tried) make my life any easier?

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inevitable_chaos (author)Kiteman2007-08-07

It allows you to see a preview of what you have done. Rofl, ohwell. Have fun with word then :P

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Brennn10 (author)Kiteman2007-07-30

I cannot think of any way how to. Maybe it would be used for a School Project, or a way to have your Instructable in file form not on Instructables. It would be easier to just make your Instructable on the site wouldn't it?

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Kiteman (author)Brennn102007-07-31

I think so. The one time I wrote an Instructable without web access, I wrote it in Word, then just copied and pasted it into the online form later.

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ll.13 (author)2007-07-30

.tar.b...? (oop, I guess not) :D put it on sourceforge?

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inevitable_chaos (author)ll.132007-08-01

Chances are I won't update it again. And the uptake on it wasn't very good. So, not really worth-while.

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ongissim (author)2007-07-30

Whenever I try to download this, it downloads a .tmp file. How do I get the .rar?

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NachoMahma (author)ongissim2007-07-31

. Try changing the extension to rar. You'll need something like 7-zip to un-rar the file.
. When you run the resultant file it will install some stuff in one of your FireFox folders and makes a few registry entries. As far as I can tell, nothing bad.
. Still haven't figured out how to use it.

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