Re: Universal Symbol for "Read The Manual"

Subject: Re: Universal Symbol for "Read The Manual"
From: fkfcarla <fkfcarla -at- GEOCITIES -dot- COM>
Date: Thu, 25 Feb 1999 15:11:33 -0600

Huber, Mike wrote:

> > If there is not a universal symbol...
> > Any other ideas out there?
>
> Yes.
>
> A headstone with the words
> "I Should Have Read the Manual"
> as an epitaph.
>
> (OK, it isn't universal, because it has words, but...)
>
> I had this idea a while ago, and carved it, and it is right behind me in my office.

Several years ago, (way-back-when-all-the-printers-used-green-bar) I worked in a pub
group at Motorola. We printed out a huge banner that said,

"WHEN ALL ELSE FAILS, READ THE MANUAL."

It never failed to elicit a smile or comment from guests to our area.

Carla Martinek
AutoMed Technologies, Inc.

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