TechWhirl (TECHWR-L) is a resource for technical writing and technical communications professionals of all experience levels and in all industries to share their experiences and acquire information.
For two decades, technical communicators have turned to TechWhirl to ask and answer questions about the always-changing world of technical communications, such as tools, skills, career paths, methodologies, and emerging industries. The TechWhirl Archives and magazine, created for, by and about technical writers, offer a wealth of knowledge to everyone with an interest in any aspect of technical communications.
Subject:RE: The demise of the printed manual? From:"John Fleming" <johnf -at- ecn -dot- ab -dot- ca> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Fri, 13 Apr 2001 02:43:53 -0600
I'm working on a project for a company that provides "customer care,
call centre, and billing services to utilities, large municipalities,
energy retailers and other organizations," and all we are producing is
> Subject: The demise of the printed manual?
> From: Warren_Singer -at- vocaltec -dot- com
> Date: Thu, 12 Apr 2001 11:18:46 +0200
> X-Message-Number: 1
> My company is thinking of cutting down on costs by stopping the
> of printed manuals. How many of you work for companies that only
> online documentation? (pdf format/html/online help). Is it
> today's market? Is it an acceptable practise in the
> carrier industry? I have heard that Cisco, for example, only
> online documentation.
email: johnf -at- ecn -dot- ab -dot- ca
*** Deva(tm) Tools for Dreamweaver and Deva(tm) Search ***
Build Contents, Indexes, and Search for Web Sites and Help Systems
Available 4/30/01 at http://www.devahelp.com or info -at- devahelp -dot- com
Sponsored by DigiPub Solutions Corp, producers of PDF 2001 Conference East,
June 4-6, Baltimore, MD. Now covering Acrobat 5. Early registration deadline
April 27. http://www.pdfconference.com.
You are currently subscribed to techwr-l as: archive -at- raycomm -dot- com
To unsubscribe send a blank email to leave-techwr-l-obscured -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com
Send administrative questions to ejray -at- raycomm -dot- com -dot- Visit http://www.raycomm.com/techwhirl/ for more resources and info.