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#1 HansK

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 07:16 PM

I try to delete a book in the library. When I right-click, the Delete option is grayed out so I cannot delete the book.

 

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Posted 20 March 2013 - 08:22 PM

If you are running Accordance 10 it may be that your Library is active as a popup window.  Try pressing and holding SHIFT then click the Library icon.  Then right click and see if the "Remove Item" option is now available.


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Posted 20 March 2013 - 08:23 PM

Hans

 

I tried this in the "Recently Opened" section, and "Remove Item" (and other selections) were indeed dimmed. If I went to the appropriate Text or Tool folder and did the right click (or single click followed by click on the "gear" icon at the bottom), the selections, including "Remove Item" are selectable.

 

This may or may not apply to you, but apparently the items in "Recently Opened" block certain commands.

 

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Posted 21 March 2013 - 11:12 AM

Paul, your input did work for me. I have deleted GWord notes. My update said that I had to do that in order to download an update (via Easy Install).

No update available :-(


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Posted 21 March 2013 - 03:32 PM

Paul, your input did work for me. I have deleted GWord notes. My update said that I had to do that in order to download an update (via Easy Install).

No update available :-(

 

I'm glad it helped resolve part of the issue.  Hopefully the update issue will get resolved too!


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Posted 22 March 2013 - 03:29 AM

Easy Install will have downloaded the updated GWORD Notes as well as the new GWORD Dictionary. Sorry for the extra hassle, but Updates will not add the new module, so we used this as a way of getting the new module to the user.


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Posted 22 March 2013 - 11:17 AM

Both files are gone now. I will try to  reload these with TimeMachine.



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Posted 22 March 2013 - 11:41 AM

You need to delete them from the Accordance Library, not from the Hard Drive.


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Posted 22 March 2013 - 03:26 PM

I restored both books with TM. The update to GWORD 2.0 worked fine.

Then I deleted GWORD Notes from the Library and clicked Easy Install. Nothing happens...

 

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Posted 23 March 2013 - 09:36 AM

The reason is that GWORD is not in your account. It was included in the Library 6 levels, but we show you only starting with Library 8, and I do not see that you purchased it separately.


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Posted 23 March 2013 - 10:11 AM

I am confused here. I'll check this out. Perhaps it was on a CD I purchased in Germany about 2 years ago.



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Posted 06 May 2013 - 11:06 AM

If you are running Accordance 10 it may be that your Library is active as a popup window.  Try pressing and holding SHIFT then click the Library icon.  Then right click and see if the "Remove Item" option is now available.

Paul,

 

Thank you for this tip. It helped me resolve the greyed out "Remove Item" problem I was having.  






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