Read The Manual -or- Read The F***ing Manual

Proper netiquette on newsgroups calls for users not to post newbie questions that could otherwise be answered by taking some time to "read the manual."

Online jargon, also known as [[text message|text message]] shorthand, used primarily in texting, online chat, instant messaging, [[e-mail or email|email]], blogs, and newsgroup postings, these types of abbreviations are also referred to as chat acronyms

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See also : RTBM  noob  
NetLingo Classification: Acronyms and Text Message

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