Re: would you?

Subject: Re: would you?
From: Jo Baer <jbaer -at- mailbox1 -dot- tcfbank -dot- com>
To: Kevin Feeman <Kevin -dot- Feeman -at- micromass -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 19 Nov 1999 10:05:00 -0600

I vote against "unsaved." How about "Before CopyWriter closes, it will
prompt the user to save any files that have been edited but not saved."

Jo Baer
Senior Technical Writer
TCF Financial Corporation
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Forget world peace.
Visualize using your turn signal.

Bumper S. Ticker

Kevin Feeman wrote:
> In writing a manual, a colleague suggested using the word "unsaved" for
> talking about files that have not been saved. Is unsaved really a word. It
> seems a little funny to me. I looked it up, and the word is for being
> "saved" as in Christianity.
> I had the following:
> CopyWriter will prompt the user to save any edited files that have not been
> saved before the program closes.
> She suggested:
> CopyWriter will prompt the user to save any edited, unsaved files before the
> program closes.

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