Re: Hotkey standard

Subject: Re: Hotkey standard
From: "Lisa Bronson" <Lisa -dot- Bronson -at- ipaper -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 3 Apr 2001 07:57:36 -0500

With regard to writing hotkey commands (writing a series of keyboard steps
such Ctrl - Shift - F7, for example), is it a standard practice to use
hyphens between the different keynames? One of the writers here believes
that the plus ("+") sign should be used in place of the hyphens and that
there is an international standard for doing so.

I believe a + sign is used when both keys need to be held down at the same

Lisa Bronson
Associate Technical Writer
Evergreen Packaging Equipment
Cedar Rapids, Iowa


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