Re: Lurker wants opinions...

Subject: Re: Lurker wants opinions...
From: John Posada <john -at- TDANDW -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 30 Apr 1998 09:31:04 -0400

In most of my documents, I find that as long as you keep a header and a
footer on the blank page, nobody confuses the issue. Of course, should
the text end on the preceding page at the bottom of the page and the
line doesn't end in a period, then header or no header...


Suzette Seveny wrote:
> Depends on the style of documentation. In User Guides and Reference
> Manuals, I do insert "This page intentionally left blank". That simply
> let's users know that there isn't supposed to be anything on the page, and
> the printer did not make a mistake!
> In training manuals and exercise booklets, if I have a blank page at the
> end of a section, I insert the title "Notes" and put some lines on the
> page.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Prince [SMTP:prince1 -at- WEBTV -dot- NET]
> Sent: April 29, 1998 11:08 PM
> To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
> Subject: Lurker wants opinions...
> As great as the TW archives are, I could not find a thread regarding
> this question.
> I'll make it short and sweet:
> "This page intentionally left blank" yes or no?

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