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Why can't I cut and paste answers into the answer box also what can't I follow it up I can't go any farther

I've been sent various requests to answer questions and have tried to answer them by typing in MSword then pasting into the answer box but it does not appear when I send it--I've had to do this because I've answered a lot of questions and the fixya goes down for some unknown reason and I have to retype the answer which is a detailed answer---this is very time consuming and very very annoying --- this is why I type in MS word then paste it in the answer box but I can't do it something wrong with the fixya site

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  • Dave Dec 10, 2014

    Found wordpad--typed in search--then found it--pined it to task bar---have to do that to all the computers---also here's the answer I tried to post

    ----see if you can get it to the right person----



    question about a RHFE-1004FA 38,400 BTU Energy Saver Ductless Heater - LP Gas, can you help this fellow user? Michael Smiley Michael Smiley Asked:newly installed rinnai rhfe-1004fa gas heater will not start upunit operates for about 30 seconds and then shuts off and displays error code 99, which indicates a blocked flue.I reinstalled making sure all pipes are clear,but got the same result. I then tested for a bad thermal fuse, still with the same result. any ideas?"





    Ok here goes ---I'm not trying to be a wise guy but? you know that this is a DIRECT VENT HEATER---that means it is mounted on the wall with the forced vent going directly through the wall to the outside---there is no vent piping other then the adapter that goes through the wall---any restrictions in the venting will shut it down----do you have the operating manual--- this will show installation instructions----according to the manual it's a forced vent system ----I found a pdf manual but it's not as clear as I'd like it via my computer---if there's any restricting in the flue--- there's a pressure switch that controls the process-- it is usually located in the flue area ---if it senses too much pressure (indicating a restricted flue) it will shut the unit down--- some have a vacuum switch that operates with the flue system?---no vacuum no vent-- some have both---oh one thing--- is this a new heater or a used one----if used --- where was this stored and for how long --- the manual states that even spider webs will block the venting and cause the unit to shut down----so that means it's extremely sensitive here's the site I found if you don't have a manual---it may print out readable so you can check there's a?lot of stuff that could have issues----good luck--let me know how you make out



    http://r.search.yahoo.com/_ylt=A0SO8yjew...

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Try using Notepad or Wordpad instead of Ms Word. RE: Word adds a lot of proprietary formatting when all you need / want is rtf or straight ascii text.

Posted on Dec 10, 2014

Testimonial: "Where is notepad and/or wordpad--I use public computers as well as my own and most have different operating systems--besides that I can't reply correctly like now I have to write in a testimonial box to get this resolved--the fixya site takes to much for granted and doesn't allow any proper feedback---I can'tr reach the person who has the problem to follow up---check out this issue --I can't resubmit an answer to help someone who's answered a question about a RHFE-1004FA 38,400 BTU Energy Saver Ductless Heater - LP Gas, can you help this fellow user? Michael Smiley Michael Smiley Asked:newly installed rinnai rhfe-1004fa gas heater will not start upunit operates for about 30 seconds and then shuts off and displays error code 99, which indicates a blocked flue.I reinstalled making sure all pipes are clear,but got the same result. I then tested for a bad thermal fuse, still with the same result. any ideas?"

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  • gtx3 Dec 10, 2014

    Start > Programs > Accessrories >

  • gtx3 Dec 10, 2014

    Or.. Start > Run Then type in Notepad.exe or wordpad.exe

  • gtx3 Dec 10, 2014

    Last: RIght click in any area: Select "New" > "Text Document"

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