Re: RE: my bad displays habit

Subject: Re: RE: my bad displays habit
From: Paul Goble <pgcommunication -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 2 Mar 2010 16:01:20 -0600

Odile wrote:
> What we do, rather than including a separate results line, is locate
> the user in that new UI at the beginning of the step that follows.
>      1. Do this.
>      2. In the Such and Such dialog, do that.

I gravitate toward this solution for another reason: it facilitates
tightly-cropped screen shots which show the action being performed.
The "such and such appears" style lends itself to static, cursor-less
screen shots of whole windows.

Graphics and text contribute equally to the active or passive "voice"
of a passage.

Paul Goble

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