Re: Usenet is an ASCII System!
MEB <MEB-not-here@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
AND I will remind both of you the ACTUAL interface to this forum is via
Microsoft's site, we just happen to be using the NNTP services to access it.
I think you mean AN ACTUAL interface because I'm not reading or responding via
any website at all. I'm using Usenet via the news.eternal-september.org
Usenet server. I am using News Xpress, one of many hundreds of Usenet news
I haven't had a browser loaded in half an hour or more. In fact I don't
think I've ever been to Microsoft's forum. I'm using a news reader. Lots of
people use news readers.
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