Semicolons in the abstract start new paragraphs

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Semicolons in the abstract start new paragraphs

Post by tvito » Wed Jun 10, 2015 10:36 pm


I tried to retrieve in OPS abstracts that include semicolons (e.g. abstract of US8843851) but instead of getting unbroken lines with semicolons I get text that is broken into multiple paragraphs.
When accessed through Espacenet, the same abstract is correct and displayed with the semicolons.
Is there a way to retrieve the text with the semicolons?

Thank you in advance.

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Re: Semicolons in the abstract start new paragraphs

Post by EPO / OPS Support » Thu Jun 11, 2015 10:36 am

Dear user,

Thank you for your feedback. We have already forwarded this to our technical team and as soon as we get more information we will include it in this thread.

Best regards,

OPS support

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