RE: Task-based vs. descriptive online help

Subject: RE: Task-based vs. descriptive online help
From: "Melissa Akers" <Makers -at- Lumisys -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 7 Mar 2001 12:48:28 -0700

Would naming a help topic after a screen name, for example, "Status Window",
really be appropriate? Is that "reference help"? How often do users look
at the title bar of a window and then look it up in the help (by TOC, index,
or by help topic)?


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