Tips and Tricks for Scrivener

Scrivener is a word-processing package designed for writers. It's available in Mac, Windows, and iOS. You can download a trial version from here

The resources below have been developed by the Black Wolf editor to help writers get their heads around the software and get the most out of it. New supplementary materials are added to this list periodically, so do make sure that you come back to get the latest handouts. Alternatively, sign up to get updates from the Black Wolf editor. 

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Unless specified, handouts are formatted for A4 paper. To print on other sizes, select the Shrink Oversized Pages option within Abobe Acrobat Reader.

Getting Started

Inside Formatting

Keyboard Shortcuts

Scrivener Project Templates

Suitable for Mac & Windows

Compile Settings for Windows

Compile Settings for Mac

Tips and Tricks for Scrivener: A Video Series

If you need that little bit of added insight into what Scrivener can to, check out the Tips and Tricks for Scrivener video series. These videos show you how to use Scrivener, beyond what the demonstration videos that come with Scrivener or found on the developer's website show. Through these videos, you will learn how to customize and use Scrivener to its full potential.

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