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Old 2005-12-28, 10:18   #3
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Sorry, it's not that, I actually tried braces first.

with:
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\documentclass{article}
\begin{document}
My text starts here...
with braces in both cases, I get:
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This is TeX, Version 3.141592 <MiKTeX 2.4>
<cow.txt
! Undefined control sequence.
1.1 \documentclass
.....................<article>
?
If I type Help, I get a message explaining what "undefined control sequence" means, and a reassurance that if I'm sure it is correct I can proceed. When I do that, I get the words article and document inserted before my text begins. So the first line looks like this:
Quote:
article document My text starts here...
Weird, or what?
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