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Tech Support Anecdote [Aug. 7th, 2006|12:45 pm]
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[thekatebeyond]
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Oh, I had a great one just now! This was the complaint:


Kate,

Please check out my receipts spreadsheet. It was working just fine, and now it won't let me type in new text. I have checked to make sure that I didn't accidentally hide the rows. I checked to make sure that I didn't put in an incompatible text format or formula. I have tried everything I can think of and I can't understand why the text appears in the formula bar as I type it, but won't appear in the cell.

Let me know if you can figure it out.


It took me 12 seconds to test and confirm my theory. Can you guess?

He had changed the text color to white!

ROFL.
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From: thekatebeyond
2006-08-07 08:15 pm (UTC)
So true! It only confuses them.
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