Re: Capitalization - current trends?

Subject: Re: Capitalization - current trends?
From: Janice Gelb <janiceg -at- marvin -dot- eng -dot- sun -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 5 Mar 2001 10:50:56 -0800 (PST)

In article ORG -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com, margulis -at- fiam -dot- net (Dick Margulis) writes:
> On the UI itself, we like to downstyle
>labels. So we might have a label that says, "Project short name"; but we
>might have a sentence in a training guide or Help that says, "the
>Project Short Name field accepts up to twelve characters." That's a
>lousy example, because we would obviously rewrite it to avoid the issue;
>but sometimes we do have to refer to things this way.

Well, that's fine unless you have a competing rule that
says that items in the GUI have to be referenced exactly
as they appear on the screen to avoid reader confusion :->

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