Re: Seeking intelligent document references

Michael S. Lorrey (
Tue, 09 Feb 1999 08:35:51 -0500

Harvey Newstrom wrote:

> > Michael S. Lorrey wrote:
> > > I'm using Word97 right now and I can set the text styles to that of an
> > HTML
> > > page, and I can save and edit it as HTML.
> One warning about this. No one should ever use Microsoft Word to edit
> HTML unless you restrict all your development to that single product.


> Anyway, the bottom line is that Word HTML building is only good if you
> are only use Microsoft products. You can't write your own HTML and then
> use word on it. You can't use Word and other HTML products. My
> favorite HTML editor is a flat text editor.

Yes, I prefer the same for my fine tuning, tho I use Netscape Composer for quick construction work. The discussion though was for an app that could develop automatable documents for use as templates by mundame office pukes.

Mike Lorrey