RE: Spelling, punctuation, grammar software applications

Subject: RE: Spelling, punctuation, grammar software applications
From: Stuart Burnfield <slb -at- westnet -dot- com -dot- au>
To: Techwr-l <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 18 Apr 2013 10:03:58 +0800 (WST)

Fred Ridder wrote:
> I do see two odd-looking words, but I think both of them are
> the result of a wrong-headed attempt to mark trademark names:
> "the version of Windowsr" probably was meant to be "the version of WindowsÂ"
> "In Microsoftr Word" probably was meant to be "In Microsoft Word"

The lesson from this is that's it's good to have a proofing tool to run over the source files but you still need to check each of the published outputs.

I didn't see the original message, but did anyone mention ?

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