RE: What do you call something?

Subject: RE: What do you call something?
From: "Technical Writing Plus" <doc-x -at- earthlink -dot- net>
To: "'TechWhirl List'" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 18 Mar 2010 15:54:56 -0600

'Callout' was going to be what I would have suggested, but someone else beat
me to it. 'Speech bubble' and 'thought bubble' are two different types of
callouts, as I see it.

Jim Jones

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Subject: RE: What do you call something?

Thanks. "Callout" works great, so I can state something like red callout
indicates this and point cursor on the callout to view the warning, a green
callout, etc.

Y'all get the drift. Dialogue bubble or dialogue balloon just wasn't getting
it for me!..


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