Re: Modern vs Old-fashioned Help

Subject: Re: Modern vs Old-fashioned Help
From: Nancy Allison <maker -at- verizon -dot- net>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2011 09:09:51 -0500 (CDT)

This help system is very strange (

Why does the TOC get truncated when you click a topic?

What if you want to check out several topics from the original TOC -- it's not obvious how you re-display the complete TOC so you can get to another topic.

I've lost the original writer's name -- someone in this thread wrote:

Even MSDN switched from frames to no frames. It's not a question of design,
it's web standards meets usability.

To the person who wrote that -- if you find improved usability in this help system, please elaborate on it for me -- I must be missing something.




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