The phone command in LaTeX is related to the fax command and if the fax is not inserted, by default settings, the phone number will not appear in the resulting PDF. The following sequence needs to be added to the command line (safest place would be just below documentclass to … Continue reading “Achemso: Use of the /phone Macro”
Do I need to include line numbering in my manuscript Word document before submitting to an ACS Journal in ACS Paragon Plus?
The Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry is the only ACS Journal that requires authors to include line numbers in their manuscript document. Line numbers are included in the manuscript PDF proof file for all other ACS Journals. Manuscript submissions using the optional author supplied "Manuscript PDF File" designation will … Continue reading “Do I need to include line numbering in my manuscript Word document before submitting to an ACS Journal in ACS Paragon Plus?”
ACS authors have several options for uploading a manuscript file in ACS Paragon Plus. Please see http://pubs.acs.org/page/4authors/submission/file_upload.html. Also see How to Submit a Manuscript, at http://pubs.acs.org/page/4authors/submission/howtosubmit.html, for complete details on preparing and submitting manuscripts.
EndNote style files for ACS Journals are available from the EndNote web site. Click here to access. The search result lists all ACS Journals that have predefined EndNote style file. You can click on the "Style or Journal Name" column to sort the ACS Journals alphabetically. Click the 'Download' button … Continue reading “Where can I find EndNote style files for the American Chemical Society (ACS) Journals?”
Paragon Plus does some additional processing on uploaded files and likely causes for this issue are hidden text and digital signatures placed in the PDF file by the program used to convert the latex Postscript file (.ps) into a PDF. The Paragon Plus PDF processing is most compatible with the … Continue reading “Why do I get a failure to convert my Manuscript PDF File into the system when it is PDF already?”
References are appearing as Roman numerals when I review the PDF after conversion on ACS Paragon Plus.
This may occur in MS Word files that are created on either a PC or Mac, however, this occurrence is more frequent in Word files created on the Mac. Your Word document is set up so that it makes the Roman numerals appear. To replace them with Arabic numerals: Highlight the … Continue reading “References are appearing as Roman numerals when I review the PDF after conversion on ACS Paragon Plus.”
ACS Customer Services & Information is available for support continuously from Sunday evenings through Friday until 8:00 pm EDT (except holidays). On call staff are assigned to monitor the systems supported over the weekend and holidays, however, delays in responses to support requests may be experienced during the off hours. You … Continue reading “How can I contact Customer Services & Information?”
Summary: On the ACS Paragon Plus user home page, in the My Author Activity tab, manuscripts are tracked through a set of queues. Manuscripts move from one queue to another according to specific rules to be described in this document. The queues: Figure 1: The queues in the ACS … Continue reading “ACS Paragon Plus Author Queues”
What is a Just Accepted manuscript? Just Accepted manuscripts are accepted peer-reviewed manuscripts that are posted online prior to technical editing, formatting for publication and author proofing. Just Accepted manuscripts appear in full as PDF documents accompanied by HTML abstracts. They are available to subscribers and citable by the Digital … Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions about “Just Accepted” Manuscripts”
The graphical abstract, also known as the TOC graphic, is in fact a thumbnail-sized image on the article’s abstract page. However we have made substantial enhancements to article figures on the Table of Contents page as well as both versions of the Full Text article, the PDF article, and … Continue reading “Why are the graphical abstracts smaller in size on the Abstract page?”