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TheWord Tutorial » 01 Beginner

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Installing a TWZIP module

Costas has come up with another way to install TW modules. This is very easy. Now instead of making a new TW modules into an installer exe, we can just zip it up as a compressed file with the extension “*.twzip”. How to install a TWZip file into theWord? First of all, you download this file from the Internet. Do not worry about whether they are a bunch of modules in one TWZIP compressed file, or a bunch of single module TWZIPs. Download everything.ALTERNATE WAY #1: Start TW, and select from the main menu, File-> Install modules… This will bring up this screen. ALTERNATE WAY #2: Browse to where your downloads are in a WIndows File Explorer (Start menu, My Computer), then when you “Open” these files (by clicking on them), they will appear in … Read entire article »

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Tips and Tricks

These 4 excellent videos are from, which goes through how to install the program and modules and they are specifically “tips and tricks” for theWord in the last video. … Read entire article »

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YouTube Views Verse Lookup

This video tutorial is by Paul Chapman. This particular video is an introduction to the Views in BibleWord and the verse lookup function. He goes through how to open different windows.  … Read entire article »

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Installing theWord on Mac-Linux-Ubuntu

I will be open about this, I don’t have a linux machine nor a Mac. But from the feedback from the many people who have installed theWord on these platforms it is fully possible to install and use the program on these platforms. NOTE: Being a Mac or Linux user, you should be aware of the possibility of using Windows programs on your platform via a WINE (Windows Interpretation and Emulator). This WINE program is also free. These programs are platform specific, and they allow you to install theWord program on your machine. It is possible. In the video below (from Doug Hamp), skip to minute 13 to see discussion of this.This following link is from codeweavers, and I have a little more confidence in it. linux form users talking about using … Read entire article »

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(1) Beginner’s First theWord Class

Beginner’s First theWord Class By David Cox Class Objective: This page is a basic beginning point for the brand new theWord user. From here we will link to other pages/clases for you to go through and learn, and then come back here. (You must install the software before anything else. If it is not installed, then please install it.)… Read entire article »

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Where is Strong’s Numbers in KJV?

Where is Strong’s Numbers in KJV? By David Cox Class Objective: Resolve the problem of no Strong’s numbers showing in the King James Bible. NOTE: In a normal installation of theWord from the official website, you should have both the Strong’s KJV and the Strong’s dictionary as part of the normal installation. … Read entire article »

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How to Make Module Sets

How to Make Module Sets Topic: How to make module sets By David Cox Class Description: In this post we will explain what are module sets, and how to use them, as well as how to make them. Warning: Every TheWord user MUST MASTER MODULE SETS, or your experience with the program will be greatly hindered if you can use it at all. This issue is just that important. Let me just explain it this way, every time you want to see a module in TW, it has to be part of the current module set. Even though you install a module, and TW asks you if you want it to fit the module into the current module set, without saving that module set, you won’t see it the next time you run TW. … Read entire article »

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General Overview & Bible Window

General Overview & Bible Window

theWord OverviewtheWord Overview. This video by Paul Chapman basically focuses on the kinds of sub-windows in the program, and how to open and use them (as a general help). These are Bibleview Windows which contains Bibles, Module (Bookview) Windows which contain any of the various other kinds of modules, i.e. books, commentaries, dictionaries. Besides that there are also Bible Search windows which contain the results of a search on a Bible or Bibles for a particular … Read entire article »

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theWord History Feature

Class Objective: In this class we will show you how to “journey through the Bible” or theWord History Feature. The idea here is how to use TheWord such that you can easily get around in a Bible jumping from place to place. Open a Bibleview window if it is not yet open (F11). Overview of theWord History Feature The first thing here is understand how to use the program to get what you want. In this tutorial we will assume that you are using the Bible search function or you have a list of verses (say in a book) that you are using to visit and read. Please review the class on how to select different versions of the Bible, Bible Version Selector Bar. How to get to a particular verse in the Bible. There are several different … Read entire article »

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Identifying theWord Panes

Identifying theWord Panes CLASS OBJECTIVE: Identify, move (dock), resize, open, and close different sub-windows or panes within TheWord Program.… Read entire article »

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