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software:havinfunwithmicrosoftware

Having fun with M$ software

here's my personal, completely subjective list of reasons why I think some of Microsoft's products are inefficient and painful to use.

  • MS Outlook - Decreasing the quote level is not possible - see: this SuperUser thread. An email application that requires more than 15 seconds of search in an email application to simply decrease the quote levels?? I guess no surprises if MS Word is used as email editor… Hilariously, someone had to wrote an add-in to fix that functionality. A quote from the this SuperUser thread: As far as I'm aware, though, there is no way to deal with this problem unless you install an addin to do it, because this is essentially caused by a bug in Microsoft Word's conversion of documents to HTML (which needs to happen before you send an Outlook HTML e-mail).m(
software/havinfunwithmicrosoftware.txt · Last modified: 2017/08/15 17:08 by christian