Date: Sun, 05 May 2002 07:06:21 -0400

Author: "George M. Caplan"

Subject: Software for Creating Lab Manuals


I am using MS Word to create lab manuals, which are often more than
80 pages. It cannot do some of the things I want it to do (e.g. put the
footer where I want it
on a page in landscape mode). Several times I have been told that Word is
good for big documents like these -- especially when they have diagrams in
Have you all used other software? Framemaker? Quark Expires? etc.
Also, have you all tried LaTex?