At 03:15 PM 9/7/98 -0400, Chester Alderman wrote:
<excerpt>Fortunately most hams who frequent the TenTec reflector are not
like this one:
At 10:46 AM 9/7/98 -0400, you wrote:
<excerpt>In a message dated 9/6/98 8:48:26 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
Thanks for your assuming imput, I have in fact read the manual from front
to back and have seen the menu selection in "menu 3" that allows you to
Unfortunatly that is NOT my problem. My problem is that the clock resets
to 12:00 and the
frequency no matter what band your on resets back to 14.000.00. when you
turn the power off
</excerpt>to the rig.
<excerpt>As I said to that last person that told me to read the manual in
</excerpt>group " go fuck yourself!!!! .
<excerpt>I indeed have read the manual and could not
solve my problem so I went to the mail reflector for assistance. I have
received many notes of assistance and only two gave
me smartass replies!!!!!!! 73 my friend
While I don't agree with this sort of reply, perhaps we can learn a
couple of lessons
First, assume nothing, and read nothing into messages.
Second, a response of "Read the manual" is not helpful, and may as well
not have been
sent. A more helpful reference would be, "Check page xx of the manual to
see if this
helps the problem."
73 de Jim - AD6CW
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