I use Open Office because it is compatible with most of the WPs of the past and present and, oh yeah, it's free. On Wed, May 2, 2012 at 7:38 AM, Stan Gorodenski <stanlep@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > > On 5/2/2012 12:01 AM, stevecoe@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx wrote: >> Let's see, I said please don't tell me any ways to prevent my troubles >> (notice those are NOT Challenges--they are problems) and now we have >> 1) buy a Macintosh and 2)use MS Office--I am using a text file editor from >> 11 years ago > > I am still using a 15 year old WORD 97. I have WORD 2007 but it is more > than I want and so I disable it when I load Office Home and Student. > WORD 2007 has all these new features I never use that just bog it down, > plus, for some odd reason, they had to drastically change the toolbar. I > wonder what Einstein would think if alive today. He would have no time > to "think" because of always having to relearn how to run a program. > WORD 97 works good and I'll keep using it as long as it recognizes a > printer. It seems to me Microsoft over develops things. WORD 2007 may be > good for a business or large organization, but all these features are > not necessary for someone like me. > Stan > >> that still works fine thank you. >> >> I think I will return to 3X5 cards and a banker's box for filing. Then I >> can just make copies at Staples and hand them out at a meeting. What >> would it cost to make a 5,000 page document? What would it weigh? I am >> certain you would all read it...right. >> >> >> > -- > See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please > send personal replies to the author, not the list. > -- Fran McHugh Recovering Petty Bureaucrat The difference between "Bold" and "Stupid" is often measured by the severity of your injuries. fnmcqz@xxxxxxxxx -- See message header for info on list archives or unsubscribing, and please send personal replies to the author, not the list.