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On Thursday 14 March 2002 03:38 am, Marcus Cumming wrote:
> In technical documentation, can you refer to Microsoft Excel as simply
> 'Excel' or should you use 'Microsoft Excel', or doesn't it matter?!
"Excel" is a service mark, belonging to Microsoft. Treat it accordingly.
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