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Subject:Re: HTML Reader - Shareware From:Stephen Victor <svictor -at- HOUSTON -dot- GEOQUEST -dot- SLB -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 14 May 1997 12:47:01 -0500
Diane Burke wrote:
> I apologize - in my initial request for an HTML reader, I was not very
> specific. We distribute software for UNIX, OS/2 and Windows platforms and so are looking or an HTML
> reader that could accommodate this. Also, not all of our users have access
> to an Internet service provider.
The only single HTML reader I know of that supports all of those
platforms is Netscape. Version 4.0 will have a "Work Offline" option
that lets you view/edit HTML documents without being connected to an
ISP. The option is in the beta release of Netscape (Communicator Preview
Release, I think).
Stephen P. Victor Phone: (713) 513-2552
Technical Writer, Software Training Fax: (713) 513-2019
Schlumberger GeoQuest svictor -at- houston -dot- geoquest -dot- slb -dot- com
5599 San Felipe, Suite 1700
Houston, Texas 77056 USA