Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize

Subject: Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize
From: "Meryl R. Cohen" <merylster -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "techwr-l List" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 16 Jan 2009 12:21:25 -0500

Okay this was a UI thing on a HW/SW product I was documenting. I couldn't
get the engineer to change it.

To Retry press Cancel.

With the cancel button and an Okay button on the pop-up. Okay meant "Gee it
didn't work, guess I won't retry."

Meryl

On Fri, Jan 16, 2009 at 12:12 PM, John Posada <jposada99 -at- gmail -dot- com> wrote:

> > (PS, with regard to idiotic logic, Verizon routinely asks if there's a
> > phone where they can reach me, when I contac them because my phone is
> > not working. In the days when I worked at home and had only my home
> > phone . . . )
>
>
>
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References:
Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize: From: Nancy Allison
Re: Idiotic Tech Writing Prize: From: John Posada

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