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 Erik Gomez
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Subject: RE: To Those Posting Questions - Agreed
Thread ID: 16036 Message ID: 16064 # Views: 0 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Tuesday, October 08, 2002 4:47:51 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
> >
> >
> > Maybe it could be something that our good friend Eric could incorporate into the posting of messages. Instead of just a subject placing a combo to select the area of interst as well as the version of foxpro and OS that they are using.
> >
> > Paul Culbertson
> > - Home of the Visual FoxPro Experts
> > Owner/Consultant - PAC Software Design
> >
> > Houston, TX
> >
> > ICQ# 86933241
>
> I agree. I will create this feature and various other features as soon as I have my own DSL connection, if all goes well with the telecom provider, it'll happen before the end of this year.
> --
> Eric den Doop
> www.foxite.com - The Home Of The Visual FoxPro Experts
That would be a good feature so as to categorize the posts as maybe the need arises.

Erik Gomez
Long Live www.foxite.com

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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