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From Gary Frost <>
Subject Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary
Date Sun, 05 Jan 2014 05:23:00 GMT
I don't get it either. I've never had any of these problems during years of use.

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> On Jan 4, 2014, at 10:07 PM, TN Patriot <> wrote:
> On Sat, 4 Jan 2014 22:59:31 -0500
> "Anthony J. Rudgers" <> wrote:
>> Greetings All!
>> The present "hashtag" problem is is symptomatic of the entire OO software 
>> suite.  An ordinary user of OO, doing ordinary things w/ a word processor or 
>> other office-suite software, suddenly gets something that is really screwy, 
>> & doesn't know what to do to fix it.  Much of their production gets lost, or

>> else, they spend a lot of time attempting to get their WP document or 
>> spreadsheet the way they want it by trying again & again to get around 
>> built-in or default features (or bugs!) of OO that they don't understand or 
>> know how to modify (& OO documentation, as I have found, is meager & 
>> inadequate).  Unless you're a long-time & dedicated user, the OO suite never

>> seems to do quite what you'd like it to do & you usually can't figure out 
>> how to fix things ON YOUR OWN COMPUTER W/ YOUR EXISTING SOFTWARE.  One has 
>> to have the ability to fix things quickly on their own w/o "going to the 
>> experts" every time a problem w/ OO arises!  For the casual user, the OO 
>> product appears flawed.  People who use any software product want to spend 
>> their time & creativity on what they are developing, rather than spending 
>> time & effort on issues associated w/ the tool they are using to develop it.

>> OO office software needs much effort to make it more efficient, largely 
>> error-free, & much more user friendly.
>> Beat wishes,
>> Anthony J. Rudgers
>> Orlando, FL U.S.A.
>  With people like you, your problem with 'software' is you're not smart enough to
>  use it correctly.
>  In the minimum of 10 years I've been using OpenOffice, I've yet to have any of the
>  problems you or the OP have had. Seems an awful lot of other people are the same
>  way. It seems *YOU* are your own worst problem, especially when you come on mailing
>  lists with a bunch of moronic FUD and absolutely nothing to back it up.
>  I'll continue to use AOO, with no problems, on my system and just keep laughing at
>  dimbulbs like you who have no decent reason to own a computer much less the
>  ability to turn one on without breaking it.
>  Now please, go take along walk on a short pier in Antarctic waters.
> -- 
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>  Know your rights about and at roadblocks!
>  Learn about Jury Nullification! Take back your rights from the
> over-reaching: police, justice system and government!
> Why does the government want to ban semi-auto weapons? Because you won’t get in 
> the box car willingly.
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