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st: Sorry about the attachment

From   "Vimalanand S. Prabhu" <>
Subject   st: Sorry about the attachment
Date   Fri, 06 Oct 2006 13:01:49 -0400

Dear All,

I am sorry about the attachment. I did not know about the rules.

I changed the text file at the last moment as it was not displaying the fonts properly.

Sorry once again.



Richardson, Kelly K. wrote:



Kelly K. Richardson, PhD Candidate

Data Analyst

Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in
Practice (CRIISP)

VA Iowa City Health Care System (152)

601 Highway 6 West

Iowa City, IA 52246-2208

Phone:: (319) 338-0581 ext. 97641

Fax: (319) 887-4932


-----Original Message-----
[] On Behalf Of Nick Cox
Sent: Friday, October 06, 2006 9:57 AM
Subject: st: Attachments: NO! NO! NO!

This is emphasised in the FAQ and often mentioned on
the list itself.

Among many other reasons, note first that the majority
of Statalist members subscribe to the digest and so
at best will receive such attachments as masses of
unintelligible garbage.

In a recent example, a MS Word document was sent
(not a text file as implied).

It so happens that some Statalist members will have
MS Word on their machines, but many Statalist members have no
access to MS Word. In addition, common applications from
MS OFfice are notorious vehicles for spreading viruses
and other nasty things.

But these are details. The rule is simple: No attachments.
Anyone who thinks they know better is a nuisance to the


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