RE: User's, Users, Users'

Subject: RE: User's, Users, Users'
From: Maggie Pierce Secara <maggiros -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 22 Aug 2002 11:06:34 -0700 (PDT)


I like avoiding the whole thing. My manuals are
called "Using <programe name". When pressed, I can
live with "User Guide".

But to answer the whole question, no, there's no
absolute standard. If there were, this question
wouldn't come up on such a regular basis. :-)



Maggie Secara


--- Matthew Horn <mhorn -at- macromedia -dot- com> wrote:
>
> We have a "JRun Administrator's Guide" and a "JRun
> Programmer's Guide". I think "User's Guide" would be
> a logical name for your book.
>
> Matthew J. Horn
> Sr. Technical Writer
> < m a c r o m e d i a >
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: hillc -at- ctcorp -dot- com [mailto:hillc -at- ctcorp -dot- com]



I've had feedback from various sources who
> have all quoting me
> various grammatical rules as to why it should be
> User's, or Users, or
> Users'. Is there a standard? Is there a right way
> and wrong way?
>

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