When to use the word "button" -- ?

Subject: When to use the word "button" -- ?
From: Craig Cardimon <craig -dot- cardimon -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: techwrl <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2012 11:13:14 -0400

I am staring at Apply, Continue, Cancel, and Save buttons, wondering if I should say:

"Click the Continue button to proceed."

Or just:

"Click Continue to proceed."

Opinions?

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