Tag: microsoft

  • Warren Ellis on Proof Reading in MS Word

    Warren Ellis on Proof Reading in MS Word

    I hate Microsoft Word. I loathe it with an special passion I have for things that never work, bugs in commercial software, and the fact that I have to use the worst software because “lowest common denominator” always wins. Dammit mathematics how come you rule everything in my life. Proofing NORMAL, the novella. ¬†Proofing, these […]

  • Microsoft Word for Mac Annoyance # 2090 – Mountain Lion Incompatible

    Microsoft Word for Mac Annoyance # 2090 – Mountain Lion Incompatible

    Microsoft Word for Mac 2011 is not compatible with Mountain Lion. I’m getting constant problems with copy/paste, table formatting and screen display.Microsoft claims that it is Mountain Lion ready but it’s the worst performing app on my installation. This is a common, easily reproducible artifact: Of course, I ¬†recommend that you do not use MS […]