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Subject:Re: how to list items From:Sean Hower <hokumhome -at- freehomepage -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Fri, 12 Mar 2004 10:03:26 -0800 (PST)
Dick Margulis wrote:
My point is that sometimes sequences just happen--as a result of an ill-considered architectural decision made early in the design process; and changing that logic to permit the developer or the tech writer to apply a more sensible sequencing rule may be fairly difficult as you get into the later stages of coding a product.
At which point the technical writer does what?
A. lists the items in a "neutral" order like alphabetical
B. lists the items in the order presented
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