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Subject:Re: Tree View Terminology From:Gordon Meyer <gordonmeyer -at- mac -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Mon, 3 Feb 2003 20:44:15 -0800
Hmmm, good point. Certainly if the location is variable it can't be
used as the key identifier. But still, unless you'll be referring to
that area frequently, and in subsequent contexts, then I would still
question whether or not its necessary to bestow upon it a special name.
Here's a contrived example:
Click the Add Album button to create a new album, then type a
Click the "+" button to create a new album, then type a descriptive
Suffice to say that the button has a big plus sign on it, and no text
label. If Example 1 is used, then some poor user isn't going to know
where the "Add Album" button is. Sure, we've given it a nice name, but
did it really, truly need one? Probably not.
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