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ingosorke
02-27-2006, 10:51 PM
A group of us wanted to find every present tense verb in Mark, any mood, any person, any voice, but l Mark (limit Mk), then .*@v-p* won't do it. What's the mistake? Tried BW6 and BW7.

Thanks, Ingo

P.S. A big package from BW arrived today; my kids even called me! "Package from Bibleworks, package from Bibleworks!" But alas, just brochures . . .

Ben Spackman
02-27-2006, 11:16 PM
I'm away from BW at the moment (and the greek morph codes a tad fuzzy...), but I think you want .*@v?p*

ingosorke
02-27-2006, 11:37 PM
I thought so too but the ? is not an option in the list of choices (in the morph aid), nor will the command line take a ? at that point.

Now, if we had "BW portable" on our cell phones or Ipods . . . never mind.

Ben Spackman
02-27-2006, 11:44 PM
Hit Escape, and then type the ?

ingosorke
02-28-2006, 12:00 AM
Thanks, that worked!

Is that Esc trick a work-around or supposed to work that way? Seems to be an odd extra to command line search writing.

Ben Spackman
03-03-2006, 12:43 PM
Is that Esc trick a work-around or supposed to work that way?

It appears in one of the tip boxes that you probably saw once and then turned off.

Michael Hanel
03-03-2006, 01:12 PM
It appears in one of the tip boxes that you probably saw once and then turned off.

It's also (i believe) in the Help File under the chapter on Shortcuts.