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Subject:RE: word or rtf From:Peter Lewicke <plewicke -at- yahoo -dot- com> To:al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com Date:Fri, 2 Jun 2006 10:13:14 -0700 (PDT)
--- al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com wrote:
> >> Ya'll could probably hear me from there when I am
> >> "STOP HELPING
> >> ME!!" at Word ;-)
> >> ...Hates that automatic stuff,
> > Yes, I hear you; can you hear me? Wish I knew how
> to stop the darn ruler
> > from interrupting me when I am near the left
> margin or the top margin and
> > am
> > simply moving the mouse to where I need to be in
> order to select text.
> Do you think if we collectively yell that Bill Gates
> would hear us????
> Hey....it could happen.
People have been screaming about Word for a long time.
All that happens is Microsoft adds more bells and
whistles, apparently in the hope that people won't
notice the shortcomings. I have to use Word, but I
prefer using Open Office Writer (which isn't perfect
either). The learning curve is small, and the price is
beautiful. If enough people switch, Microsoft might
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