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In an interesting parallel, while editing the User's instructions for a
consumer product, I checked out the onsite software updates: downloaded the
new software and installed on the product.
It overwrote one of the original functions!
Not only that, it was the function the product was specifically designed to
perform (LOL now, but ...).
On 8/20/07, Dori Green <dgreen -at- associatedbrands -dot- com> wrote:
> I went to the website and downloaded the drivers zip file and the pdf
> The instructions tell me to insert the CD that came with the hardware and
> get my drivers there. I suspect that there is a way to get the drivers from
> the zip file onto my laptop but I'm probably going to have to hire a geek to
> make the transfer.
> Gnarf. I sure hope none of my end customers ever direct thoughts at me
> like the ones I'm now thinking about the writer(s) of these instructions. I
> guess it's a good thing to encounter this sort of "documentation" once in a
> while so that we keep those customers in mind.
> Dori Green
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