Re: Acceptable synonym needed
Joyce Fetterman <JoyceF -at- gtsoftware -dot- com> wrote:
We want to move these limited-use properties to another tab. Question is,
what do we call that new tab?
/kevin <KMcLauchlan -at- chrysalis-its -dot- com> answered:
The moral of the tale is that you need to make your>it shouldn't even have the lure of the illicit.
tab repellent, or at least boring. Not intriguing or enticing;
Tabs are automatically enticing. I think it has something to do with the way they stand up and wave at us <g>.
When I have something that is of intense interest to a few users but useless or confusing to the majority, I bury it under a More... or Other... button somewhere in the middle of a tab or dialog window---low enough in the window so that basic-level users will get bored and leave before clicking it, but above the all-important OK and Cancel buttons.
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