View Full Version : Problem Searching Hebrew Text

Wally Morris
09-03-2008, 01:02 PM
I am trying to find all the 1st person verbs in the Hebrew text of Psalms, using .*@v??1* as suggested in Classroom Tips 1.15, but I get an error message: "There is no such reference in the current version." What am I doing wrong?
Wally Morris

Ben Spackman
09-03-2008, 02:32 PM
Is your version the WTM? If not, it won't work.

Wally Morris
09-03-2008, 03:57 PM
Yes, I am using the WTM because that is the version the example in Classroom Tips 1.15 uses.

Ben Spackman
09-03-2008, 04:21 PM
What's your other info? Windows version, BW 7 (presumably), but what .exe? 70.019j?

That's what I have on Windows XP, and the search runs for me.

Do other morphology searches (like, for a 2-nd person verb, or a qal stem, etc.) turn up the same thing?

Do you have any limits set? (Are all the boxes to the left of the command line green?)

Christopher S Wiley
09-03-2008, 05:02 PM
if you are copying and pasting the search string it will not work either, try just typing it in.

Wally Morris
09-04-2008, 07:51 AM
Thanks very much. I was copying & pasting the search string. When I typed the search in manually, the search worked fine. I wonder: Why don't copying & pasting work?