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Welcome to Final Draft version 8
Launching/Activating/Registering Final Draft version 8 for the First Time
Contact Customer Support
Using the Tab and Enter Keys
Using Element Shortcuts
Easing Repetitive Typing With SmartType Lists and Macros
SmartType Character List
Using the Format Assistant
Adjusting Paragraph Indents
Production Features Overview
Preparing a Script For Production
File Menu
About the Menus Sections
Preferences (Mac OS X)
Application Preferences Tab
Auto-Save/Backup Preferences
Format Assistant Preferences
New From Stationery
Register Script
Recent Files (Windows)
Exit (Windows), Quit (Mac OS X)
About Final Draft Templates
Avid XML Export
ScriptNotes Export
Edit Menu
Edit Commands
Smart Drag–and–Drop
Select All
Select Scene
Go To
Find Selection
View Menu
Script Commands
Script - Normal View
Script - Page View
Script - Speed View
Index Card Commands
Index Cards - Summary
Index Cards - Script
Cards Across
Scene Panel Commands
Scene View
Hide/Show Action
Hide/Show Scene Title
Hide/Show Summary
Panels Commands
Split (Horizontally/Vertically), UnSplit Panels, Swap Panels
Split (Horizontally/Vertically)
UnSplit Panels
Swap Panels
Toolbar Commands
Toolbars [Submenu] (Windows)
Show/Hide Toolbar (Mac OS X)
Customize Toolbar (Mac OS X)
Zoom [Submenu]
Document Menu
Page Layout
Mores and Continueds
Title Page
Insert Commands
Insert Bookmark
Insert ScriptNote
Insert Label
Insert New Scene
Tools Menu
Spell-Check Commands
Text-To-Speech Commands
Speech Control
Assign Voices
Reports Submenu
Scene Report
Location Report
Character Report
Cast Report
Script Report
ScriptNote Report
Statistics Report
Names Database
Format Assistant
Format Assistant Options
Printing and Format Assistant
Navigator and Scene Properties Inspector Commands
Show/Hide Navigator
Show/Hide Scene Properties
Customize (Windows)
Options (Windows)
General Tab
Production Menu
About A and B Scenes and A and B Pages
Scene Numbers
Numbers Tab
Options Tab
Edit Scene Number
Omit Scene
Revision Style
Revisions Options
Revision Mode
Mark Revised
Clear Revised
Lock Pages
Lock “A” Pages
Unlock “A” Pages
To unlock “A” pages:
Unlock All Pages
Locking Tools Submenu
Relock Pages
Adjust Locked Page
To adjust locked pages:
Edit Page Number
Lock New Page
Unlock Page
Format Menu
Elements Commands
Element Submenu (Mac OS X)
Font Commands
Font (Windows)
Font, Style, Size Submenus (Mac OS X)
Color Submenu
Paragraph Format Commands
Alignment Submenu
Spacing Submenu
Space Before Submenu
Leading Submenu
Insert Page Break
Dual Dialogue
Window Menu
Cascade (Windows)
Tile (Windows)
Zoom (Mac OS X)
Minimize Window (Mac OS X)
Bring All to Front (Mac OS X)
Help Menu
Final Draft Help
Ask the Expert
finaldraft.com, Check for Updates, Submit Feedback
Register Online
Customer Support
About Final Draft (Windows)
Entering SmartType Items in the Script
Entering New SmartType Items “On the Fly”
More About SmartType Matching
Managing SmartType Lists
SmartType Options
Scene Heading Separators
Basic Tab
Font Tab
Paragraph Tab
Elements in a Script
Changing a Paragraph’s Element
Adding Paragraphs
Header and Footer
Text in the Header and Footer
Placeholder Fields
Label Field
Last Revised Field
Page Numbers on the Title Page
Header and Footer Options
Reformatting a Single Paragraph
Reformatting Many Paragraphs
Script Panel
Keyboard Navigation
Index Card Panel
Index Card Panel Display Modes
Editing the Scene Heading
2Edit the scene heading
Changing Fonts and Font Size
Printing Index Cards
Index Card Context Menu
Scene Panel
Scene Panel Fields
Scene Panel Context Menu
Printing the Scene Panel
To print the Scene Panel:
Scene Panels and Index card Panels
Selecting Scenes
Rearranging Scenes
Double-Click to Go To Scene
Coloring Scenes
Split (Horizontally/Vertically), UnSplit, Swap
Additional Script Views and Panels Notes
Adding/Inserting ScriptNotes
Managing ScriptNote Markers
Scene Navigator
Scene Navigator Columns
Scene Properties Inspector
Spelling & Thesaurus
Spelling Options
User Dictionary
Advanced Features
Mac OS X
Text Documents
Toolbars (Windows)
Toolbars Submenu
Customize Dialog Box
Commands Tab
Toolbars Tab
Keyboard Tab
Repositioning and Resizing Toolbars
Toolbars (Mac OS X)
Managing Elements
Numbering Scenes
Automatic Tagging of Cast Members
Scene List
Tagging Elements
Linking Elements
Managing Categories
Tagger Menus
Apple Menu/Final Draft Tagger Menu (Mac OS X)
Print Menu
Alternative to Tagging
Shortcuts & Menus
Adding Paragraphs with the Enter Key/Return Key
Element Shortcuts
Manual Carriage Returns
Tab Key
Other Keyboard Shortcuts
Context Menus
Windows Keyboard Shortcut Summary
Mac OS X Keyboard Shortcut Summary
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Final Draft 8

Final Draft 8

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