Welcome To The Home Of The Visual FoxPro Experts  
home. signup. forum. archives. search. google. articles. downloads. faq. members. weblogs. file info. rss.
 From: Michael Gill
  Where is Michael Gill?
 Flora
 Illinois - United States
 Michael Gill
 To: Pete Sass
  Where is Pete Sass?
 Marathon, Ontario
 Canada
 Pete Sass
 Tags
Subject: RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed
Thread ID: 16036 Message ID: 16040 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Monday, October 07, 2002 11:30:47 PM         
   


> Hi,
>
> I just wanted to drop a short note to all those posting questions to Foxite. If you can please include something to do with your question in the Subject. Something like a main keyword in the subject.
> As an example, if your problem is with RichTextBox control have "RichTextBox" control in the subject as oppose to "I need help"
>
> I hope the rest of the Foxite team agrees with me on this suggestion.
>
> The reason I say this that all members of Foxite have experience in different aspects of VFP, we are not experts in all things and I for one never well be. So in my particular case I look to answer things that I know best:
> - Using the VFP report writer
> - Basic use of the VFP Project Manager
> - Using Formsets
> - Security issues within VFP
> - POS system and touch screens
> - Will perform benchmarking tests on best ways to do things
>
> I would not attempt to reply to Web questions using VFP, because I know someone like Eric is light years ahead of me on this topic. So I usually cherry pick those Subjects that I know best.
>
> As well, I have noticed when going into the search engine in history, it seems to run a lot faster looking for things in the Subject, versus looking up things in the entire message body.
>
> Let me know team what you think.... ? I hope I am not speaking out of turn, but this would really help me answer those things that I know best.
>
> Pete from the Great White North ! (Only in Canada, ay...) Over and Out ...

I agree Pete. Some posting standards like you mention would be helpful.

---

www.foxite.com - The Home of the Visual FoxPro Experts

ENTIRE THREAD

To Those Posting Questions Posted by Pete Sass @ 10/7/2002 10:29:19 PM
RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed Posted by Michael Gill @ 10/7/2002 11:30:47 PM
RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed Posted by Paul Culbertson @ 10/8/2002 6:03:48 AM
RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed Posted by Eric den Doop @ 10/8/2002 7:34:03 AM
RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed Posted by Erik Gomez @ 10/8/2002 4:47:51 PM
RE: To Those Posting Questions - it is good Posted by Benny Thomas @ 10/8/2002 9:14:23 AM