Re: RTFM? Really?

Subject: Re: RTFM? Really?
From: Gene Kim-Eng <techwr -at- genek -dot- com>
To: Karl Norman <kylesimmons0164 -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 26 Sep 2014 10:31:23 -0700

But there is an investment. All of you invested time to find your answers, and you have no way of knowing whether you could have found the same answers in a well-written document in the same or less time than it took to carry on a discussion in a user forum. For your particular example, you probably could have gotten everything you needed from a single article in a computer magazine (last month's Maximum PC had a step-by-step how-to article for building your own gaming system, for example).

Gene Kim-Eng


On 9/26/2014 9:59 AM, Karl Norman wrote:

I feel I received and continue to receive high end support from this social community, and they really have no investment in me or my computer being successful (er, just social investment, I guess). Now of course this solution took time and wouldn't be feasible for someone on the job needing to complete the task right now (although there's an entire history of my experience online now, so they could just look at that.).


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