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Subject:Re: Help! From:Caryn Rizell <caryn -at- HPPTC95 -dot- ROSE -dot- HP -dot- COM> Date:Wed, 7 Dec 1994 14:13:22 PST
Here are some ideas:
Refresh instead of Update
Just some thoughts
> I am drawing a blank for command button terminology, and the thesaurus I have
> is not helping!
> The software is using Motif standards.
> The developer is using both Apply and Update in the same window, and after
> telling him that they mean the same to some people (4 users and myself during
> usability testing), I need to come up with a better word for Update.
> Apply means "update the database with the changes made in the window."
> Update is supposed to mean "populate the window with the most recent changes
> currently in the database."
> We already use Reset to mean "revert back to the information since the last
> Apply or when window was opened."
> To reiterate, I need a different button label for Update.