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Subject:Re: Typeover Mode From:Marti Parks <mparks -at- MSMAILHQ -dot- NETIMAGE -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 10 May 1995 09:13:00 PDT
Regarding Typeover Mode:
I use Typeover Mode when I need to replace text in a document with something
new. If the new information is longer than what I want to delete, I switch
back to Insert Mode in the space before the text I want to keep. Using the
two modes of typing saves a separate step to delete the text I don't want to
To: Multiple recipients of list TECHWR-L
Subject: Typeover Mode
Date: Tuesday, May 09, 1995 3:14PM
I am writing a book on 'Writing with Computers' and I wonder
if anybody has experience of using Typeover [or Insert] mode.
It seems a potentially useful tool, but I've never come across
anyone who uses it. Any observations would be welcome.