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I also hate to prolong this thread ... but I'm going to do it anyway ;)

2. Beware of uninteneded consequences. For every newbie that gets a stern redirect, there are twenty lurkers wondering if they should ask their questions. If they see beginner questions getting polite, complete, courteous answers here, they will figure that's what we do here.

On the other hand, if those same twenty lurkers see one polite and informative redirection to the Foolish Workshop board, as proposed by LAPropDoc and others, everyone feels good for very little effort. That's what I call leverage!
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