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    Your worst piece of software

    What piece of software exasperates and infuriates you like no other?

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    At the moment -Serif DrawPlus.... If I don't get anywhere quick with it, I'll be posting a new topic soon

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    Our alcatel omnivista management program for the phone system.

    java based, unintuitive piece of rubbish, constant crashes and cryptic errors.

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    I'm with Korifugi on this one - absolutely anything released by them apes that like to think they can design software.

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    Quote Originally Posted by solitaire89 View Post
    At the moment -Serif DrawPlus.... If I don't get anywhere quick with it, I'll be posting a new topic soon
    What problem are you having with it mate?

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    It requires an internet connection during install, a separate license key per station, and then their blasted install validation .DLL crashes and removes the product.

    Six days later and their tech support are still blaming the PC / OS install even though I've tried this on different PC's.

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    Haha, Mediator, Serif....we have all of these. Our problem is our Head of IT goes on training courses and the what not and sees software that looks great....then she purchases it. Funnily enough this is how we've ended up with a Mac Mini and a Macbook in our office.


    OOOO shiny...

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