>>periods on phone numbers. definatly periods.
>>just my prefrence - its the whole idea of economy & simplicity - one
>>symbol for both text and number seberation.
>On the other hand, since we tend to manipulate data directly more and
>more often, do the periods muck up ATDT dial commands for modems?
>(I've not bothered to try, I must admit). Spaces and hyphens are OK,
>which are why I tend to use them to the exclusion of all else in
>punctuating phone numbers.
nope, they work just fine.
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