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Having Fits and Going Insane: Installing User Modules for BibleWorks 9 in Windows 7

Posted in media by Jim on August 11, 2011

Here’s the tale:

1- I downloaded a number of the cool user modules available for BibleWorks.  They’ve got some awesome free stuff.

2- I’ve followed the instructions for installation.

3-  Step 3 was a little confusing:

Step 3. Right click on the CHM file (it’ll look like all other HTML help icons), go to Properties and make sure the box for Block is unchecked.

4- Here’s a screenshot

5- So clicking on properties brings up this:

In Windows 7 there is no box to check or uncheck.  Rather, there’s a box to click and then one has to click ‘apply’ on the bottom right.  If one looks for a box with or without a checkmark in it one may well end in despair and insanity.

Other users of BibleWorks using Windows 7 may want to take note.  Just FYI.

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  1. Mike H. said, on August 11, 2011 at 10:12

    In other words, you got it to work correctly?

    • Jim said, on August 11, 2011 at 10:15

      yes sir, and thanks!

  2. Mike H. said, on August 11, 2011 at 10:16

    I’ve now cited you on that page. So don’t go deleting your blog again.

    • Jim said, on August 11, 2011 at 10:18

      just in the nick of time… my hand was on the button! ;-)

  3. Russel Fox said, on January 21, 2013 at 17:10

    How about for us Native Mac Users? I have downloaded a couple of modules and can not figure out how to get them to work. Any thoughts? I have no box that I can check that says block

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