Doc properties and variables (was: Using macros to generate customer-specific documents etc.)

Subject: Doc properties and variables (was: Using macros to generate customer-specific documents etc.)
From: Keith Hood <klhra -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>, Tony Chung <tonyc -at- tonychung -dot- ca>
Date: Fri, 23 Jul 2010 09:59:42 -0700 (PDT)

Tony, in your reply to Kunzang, you wrote this:

"You can use document properties to create variables. That practice is quickly falling out of favour and being replaced by generic writing."


Why did you say the practice is quickly falling out of favor?  If it's because you know of a better way, I'd be very interested in hearing more about that different approach.






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