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At 12:00 PM 2/9/98 -0800, Jill Clay wrote:
>2. A writer in our group prefers the term "Right-click menu" to "pop-up
>menu;" she says, correctly, that it describes what you have to do to access
>a pop-up menu. I contend that we expect our users to be Windows- proficient
>and don't have to explain how to get a pop-up window. How do others handle
I refer to these menus as shortcut menus.
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