Re: Documenting two similar interfaces

Subject: Re: Documenting two similar interfaces
From: Bill Swallow <techcommdood -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: Dan Goldstein <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 23 Jun 2009 11:37:28 -0400

Huh. I'd want the help to just match the skin I'm using. I don't feel I need
control over it.

On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 11:31 AM, Dan Goldstein <
DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> wrote:

> Here's what I'd want, if I were the user:
>
> Each Help screen should have a small link on the upper right for
> switching between the instructions for Ribbon and Classic. (Examples
> include the Page Options link on the Yahoo home page, the Edition link
> on the CNN home page, etc.) The Help file remembers your current choice
> not only while you navigate through the Help file, but also when you
> close and reopen it.
>

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References:
WinHelp -- the platform that wouldn't die: From: Dan Goldstein
Documenting two similar interfaces: From: Sarah Blake
RE: Documenting two similar interfaces: From: Dan Goldstein

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