Grammar - The Gotcha Microsoft Gives

Subject: Grammar - The Gotcha Microsoft Gives
From: "William Sherman" <bsherman77 -at- embarqmail -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 7 Sep 2011 15:33:03 -0400

I have a line in a manual:

If the user calls in for ticket status, please advise them to contact ...

I click on advise to see why Microsoft is flagging it.

They say it should be advice. So according to Microsoft, I am confused and I really need to put a noun in where I have a verb.


Oh well, anyone can write. Especially with Microsoft correcting spelling and grammar for you.

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