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[606]1One irritating thing with text processing is the total absence of some typographic essentials on the keyboard -- "real" (typographic) quotes and the dash, typically miss-typed as inch or second sign (") and the hyphon(-).
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3This plugin lends the good old Word behaviour to Xinha, as ",', and - get converted to their respective typographic correct relatives while typing.
[990]4It also replaces ... with the ellipsis sign (which is three dots combined in one glyph that is considered typographically better).
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6 Configuration (to change the quote style from default English):
7  * through language file (see lang/de.js)
8  * through a config variable (an array that holds four values: opening single quote, closing single quote, opening double quote, closing double quote)
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10 Additional config option:
11  * disable automatic replacement by default
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13 Additional features:
14  * can be switched on/off
15  * convert all quotes/dashes in a document that still has the boring  "/- stuff
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