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At 7:14 AM 5/9/95, Roy Johnson wrote:
>I am writing a book on 'Writing with Computers' and I wonder
>if anybody has experience of using Typeover [or Insert] mode.
>It seems a potentially useful tool, but I've never come across
>anyone who uses it. Any observations would be welcome.
A hundred years ago, when I was using a 8088 chip and an IBM clone,
*typeover* was set as a default on a client's wordprocessor,(I can't even
remember the name, it was pre-WordPerfect - oh wait, I think it was
MultiMate). I remember it as being only mildly useful and very confusing if
I was ever distracted.
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