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Subject:Re: Frame vs. Word Results From:George Mena <George -dot- Mena -at- ESSTECH -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 1 Sep 1998 17:23:10 -0700
Since we're talking publicly re Frame v. Word, a few thoughts:
Table Editor: Advantage to Word
One thing I wish I could do in Frame is navigate among a table's cells
better. It's rather annoying to not be able to arrow over in a table in
Frame the way I can in Word.
In a very real sense, Word's table editor is better than Frame's because
I can use the arrow keys to move in any direction I want from any cell I
Graphics Editor: Advantage to Frame
In a word, Word's graphics palette sucks. :P If you bring in a Word
graphic into a Frame document, you're stuck with having to use the Word
graphics palette. While Word's graphics palette will show up in Frame
when a Word graphic is selected, its presence only serves to remind me
of The Microsoft Monopoly. :P
This from someone who uses both Frame and Word daily and rather
extensively: occupational hazard...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bruce Ashley [SMTP:bashley -at- CREATEPRINT -dot- COM -dot- AU]
> Sent: Tuesday, September 01, 1998 5:00 PM
> To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
> Subject: Re: Frame vs. Word Results
> I spent 5-6 years with Word and like you, had all the work-arounds
> pat. I'm now using Frame 5.5 and after 5 months of it, which included
> advanced Frame course at the start, I find Frame so much easier to use
> many areas.
[George Mena] snip