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NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 15:08:16 -0600
From: "Ralph Wade Phillips"
Subject: Re: Ooops.
Date: Mon, 18 Nov 2002 15:08:15 -0600
Organization: Phillips Enterprises
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"Richard Webb" wrote in message
> Ralph Wade Phillips wrote:
> > Howdy!
> > "Richard Webb" wrote in
> > message news:firstname.lastname@example.org...
> >> Ooops. Please excuse the top post. I never realised people found it a
> >> problem until I just read the NG etiquette thread above. I've
> >> installed QuoteFix now. But why oh why doesn't OE let you do this!
> > Funny - OE has never stopped my from bottom posting. Or my
> > favorite, INLINE posting.
> > It's amazing how useful the arrows are on the keyboard ...
> > RwP
> There had to be one smart-arse didn't there! You know what I meant! When i
> reply I want OE to take the cursor to the bottom of the post straight
OTOH - Inline posting is where it's at. You post where your
comments fit the best. For that, I prefer full cursor control.
Even NewsWatcher (my fav app on my wife's Mac) doesn't pop to the
bottom. If it did, I'd have to cursor up to put in my "signature" "Howdy!"
Different strokes for different folks, I guess.
Look at the OE way as an encouragement to cut out stuff that doesn't
really apply to your reply ...
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