I am on Windows XP Professional. The instructions you list ("Click Start, click Shut Down, and then in the drop-down list click Shut Down") are perfectly correct for my computer. That is exactly what I see.
?? Phil Heron -----Original Message----- From: framers-bounces+phil.heron=coda....@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-bounces+phil.heron=coda.com at lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Daniel Emory Sent: 10 March 2006 16:56 To: Framers List Cc: Free Framers List Subject: OT: Unbelievable On-Line Help Stupidity I was helping a friend who'd just acquired her first computer, an E-Machine with Windows XP. I was demonstrating how to get help, and showed how she could type in a search phrase and get a list of all the help topics containing that phrase. So, to demonstrate how to properly shut down the computer, I entered the search phrase "Turn Off." Sure enough, all the help topics containing that phrase appeared, and I selected the"Turn Off The Computer" topic. Here are the instructions which appeared under that topic: "Click Start, click Shut Down, and then in the drop-down list click Shut Down" The only part of that instruction which is correct is "Click Start." o There is no Shut Down option under Start. It's called "Turn Off Computer." o There is no drop-down list under the "Turn Off Computer" dialog. Instead, there are 3 buttons. o There is no button option under "Turn Off Computer" called "Shut Down" Instead there are three button options: "Stand By", "Turn Off", and "Restart." Dan Emory & Associates FrameMaker/FrameMaker+SGML Document Design & Database Publishing <danemory7224 at sbcglobal.net> _______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to Framers as phil.heron at coda.com. Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/phil.heron%40coda.co m Send administrative questions to lisa at frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info. The information in this message is confidential and may be legally privileged. It may not be disclosed to, or used by, anyone other than the addressee. If you receive this message in error, please advise us immediately. Internet emails are not necessarily secure. CODA does not accept responsibility for changes to any email which occur after the email has been sent. Attachments to this email may contain software viruses, which could damage your systems. CODA has checked the attachments for viruses before sending, but you should virus-check them before opening.