On Thu, 21 Jan 2021 16:05:49 -0500, Diane Pearson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>Wow, Adam, thanks for teaching me something new! I had no idea this was
>possible. (Admittedly, portions of these pages I always ignored, because I
>didn't realize their use).
>I wonder, would this technique allow catalogers to form constructions that
>are just plain wrong? If so, that's an argument for not sharing it too
>Thanks, everyone, for your comments. I was happy I wasn't the only one who
>had run into this.
Sadly, Adam's brilliant workaround didn't work for me. I could get as far as Postmarks ǂz Germany, but when I then clicked on "Append to heading" for "Colonies," it insisted on inserting "Colonies" BETWEEN "Postmarks" and "Germany," instead of AFTER "Germany." Every time.
Did I do something wrong?
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