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RE: What doc formats do readers actually use? Was, "what doc formats do READERs want ?"
Subject:RE: What doc formats do readers actually use? Was, "what doc formats do READERs want ?" From:"Al Geist" <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Wed, 14 Dec 2011 09:26:05 -0500
Dan Goldstein and Stephen Arrants both commented on the quality of Help for
Microsoft Word and Outlook. It doesn't stop there....virtually all of the
Microsoft Office applications have massive, but lousy Helps. I've found
through the years that if you want assistance in a Microsoft product, you
either become real friends with one of their MVPs, or you buy a good
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