Re: MicroSoft

Subject: Re: MicroSoft
From: Nancy Hayes <nancyh -at- PMAFIRE -dot- INEL -dot- GOV>
Date: Tue, 23 Apr 1996 14:51:28 GMT

In article <v02140b02ad9d91d2f3b3 -at- [129 -dot- 46 -dot- 100 -dot- 248]>,
David Blyth <dblyth -at- qualcomm -dot- com> wrote:

>Question. When does capitalization (or lack thereof)
> detract from technical communication?

Any time it isn't associated with a proper noun. I prefer the "down
method" of capitalization. Working at a .gov company, I don't always see
the down method. I don't know if it's governmentese or engineerese, but
many of our documents have excessive capitalization.

Nancy Lynn Hayes (nancyh -at- pmafire -dot- inel -dot- gov) Carpe Diem
Seize the Day!

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