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>To me, the word "select" can be (mis)construed as simply setting the
>focus to the button, not actually activating it (as in "select the
>button to be relocated and drag it to the new position" ...an example
>off the top of my head).
I refer to "selecting" a command, not a button. I also refer to "clicking"
on any GUI item that can't be "selected" by a keyboard. For example:
Click and drag the scrollbar until the <foobar> command is visible. Once
"OK" is selected, the <foobar> command executes with the defaults in
the <foobar> options window."
I'm probably not consistent with this, and I'm not sure it works for
everyone. It works well in my situation.
David (The Man) Blyth
Alsys (San Diego)
dsb -at- alsys -dot- com
My opinions are not necessarily those of my employer (but they should be).