Re: Subwindow name?

Subject: Re: Subwindow name?
From: Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2010 09:22:16 -0800

That's not clear to me from her description. Some clueless programmer
could have designed Next buttons that spawn child windows.

On Wed, Feb 24, 2010 at 9:09 AM, Combs, Richard
<richard -dot- combs -at- polycom -dot- com> wrote:
> Robert Lauriston wrote:
>> Are you saying that after you enter a device name and click Next, you
>> have three windows open, (1) the original with the Add New Device
>> button / link, (2) the device name window, and (3) the IP address
>> window? Are they tiled, and each has a different name in the title
>> bar?
> Nah, she's describing the steps of a wizard. The tip-off is the Next
> button.
> Richard G. Combs
> Senior Technical Writer
> Polycom, Inc.
> richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
> 303-223-5111
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