Re: documenting Windows basics

Subject: Re: documenting Windows basics
From: "Susan W. Gallagher" <sgallagher -at- EXPERSOFT -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 17 Dec 1996 09:51:53 -0800

I wrote that I acknowledge WinEdit functions this way:
> >>
> The following standard editing functions are enabled
> throughout the product where appropriate:

> CTRL Z undo
> CTRL X cut
> CTRL C copy
> CTRL V paste
> <<

And Iain Harrison answered:
> I suppose that may well be so, but I also hope that


> are also there. Have a thought for left-handers, please!

Me again:

It isn't just lefties, Iain. These are my edit keystrokes, too,
and I'm a righty. They were the original DOS shortcuts, the others
came from the Mac world. However, these shortcuts are less frequently
implemented than are the CTRL combos. Witness FrameMaker, which
does not support these shortcuts at all, but does implement the
CTRL combos.

Sue Gallagher
sgallagher -at- expersoft -dot- com
-- The _Guide_ is definitive.
Reality is frequently inaccurate.

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