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Celtx: Open Source Screenwriting Beginner's guide by Ralph Roberts

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Time for action - exporting Scripts in detail

Celtx exports scripts as either text or HTML (click on Scripts then Export Script...), as shown in the following screenshot:

Time for action - exporting Scripts in detail

Exporting a script as text from Celtx preserves those leading spaces we need to import the script in Final Draft, Movie Magic, or other software. For many applications, this is sufficient, but—just like our problem with soft returns when importing from Final Draft—Celtx exports jumbled dialog breaks also.

Unlike our import trick of setting up a file printer, Celtx is one of the few pieces of software this technique will not work with. The reason is technical and has to do with Celtx ...

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