Re: TECHWR-L Digest, Vol 53, Issue 26

Subject: Re: TECHWR-L Digest, Vol 53, Issue 26
From: David Neeley <dbneeley -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>, TECHWR-L <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sat, 27 Mar 2010 10:06:21 +0200

Thanks, Gene--that explains it. My last in-depth encounters with Word
were on Word 2000. That was the last version I owned personally and
also the last version used by companies I did work for--several of
whom told me they "didn't see any reason to upgrade to Office 2003."

Now if they could just fix autonumbering, master documents ...

Frankly, I'd just as soon use OpenOffice as Word, given a choice. I'm
also not a fan of the ribbon interface in the few times I've used Word
2003, but I suppose it may grow on you over time.

David

On Sat, Mar 27, 2010 at 09:00, Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com> wrote:
> I've been using it since Word 2003.  It was not in 2000, and I don't think
> it was in Office XP/2002, but I never had that release so I can't say for
> certain.
>
> The rub is, only versions that have the feature will respect the limits.
>  Pass the document to someone who has Word 2000 and they'll be able to mess
> it all up. So you need to be in a workplace where IT keeps everyone on the
> same revs.
>
> Gene
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Re: TECHWR-L Digest, Vol 53, Issue 26: From: David Neeley
Re: TECHWR-L Digest, Vol 53, Issue 26: From: Gene Kim-Eng

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