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Subject:Re: Big Doc Word From:Andrew Plato <intrepid_es -at- yahoo -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Mon, 19 Mar 2001 07:30:47 -0800 (PST)
"Scott Turner" wrote...
> Unfortunately, Andrew, you are saying you can use Word, just that you
> cannot use it as it is documented and marketed.
No. I did not say that. You did.
I said don't try to apply your Frame methods to Word. It won't work, you will
be frustrated, and you will start to invent inane arguments to defend your
emotions about a software product.
> If you have to work around the design of the tool, you probably need
> a different tool.
It isn't a work-around Scott, its a different approach. If you are an expert
hammerer and you try to use a paint brush like a hammer, you will fail.
Telling me that "this paint brush has hammering features but does not hammer
like it should." is...
IPCC 01, the IEEE International Professional Communication Conference,
October 24-27, 2001 at historic La Fonda in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.
CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN UNTIL MARCH 15. http://ieeepcs.org/2001/
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