Re: Pet Peeves

Subject: Re: Pet Peeves
From: Diane Brennan <dalaine00 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>, TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 15 Mar 2007 12:02:52 -0700 (PDT)

I've been doing technical writing since 1991. Context is key.

>>The settings for all users?

System Administration Tasks


Configuring User Settings

This procedure configures the settings for new user accounts.


>>For his minions?

Management Tasks


Configuring Accounts for New Employees

This procedure configures the settings for new employee user accounts.


>>For clients and customers?

Customer Service Tasks


Configuring Customer User Accounts

This procedure configures the settings for new customer user accounts.


>>Or just for himself?

Setting up Your Account


Configuring Your Account

This procedure configures the user settings for your account.

>>In the original, it's perfectly clear.

It isn't any clearer than the above examples.

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