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Subject:Re: Order of menu commands. From:"Mike Starr" <mikestarr-techwr-l -at- writestarr -dot- com> To:"Chinell, David F \(GE Indust, Security\)" <David -dot- Chinell -at- GE -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Fri, 7 Dec 2007 15:56:46 -0600
You're right that we speak the command as if there were commas there. I use
the symbol as a representation of the hierarchical structure of the menus
involved... a visual cue to the reader.
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From: "Chinell, David F (GE Indust, Security)" <David -dot- Chinell -at- GE -dot- com>
Sent: Friday, December 07, 2007 3:26 PM
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Subject: RE: Order of menu commands.
> I've been thinking about this issue for several years now. I think you'd
> verbalize the command with pauses where we print our *fun* arrows and
> triangles and symbols. Wheee!
> But I think that means we should really just be using commas. That's
> what we'd use to verbalize it.
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