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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Scott McClare [SMTP:smcclare -at- DY4 -dot- COM]
> Sent: Wednesday, May 05, 1999 11:19 AM
> To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
> Subject: Re: Radio or Radial buttons?
> > -----Original Message-----
> I don't mind the MS style guide, provided I'm documenting a Windows user
> interface. But I don't get why they insist a radio button is called an
> "option button" while a check box isn't. If choosing to check or clear a
> check box isn't an option, what is it? Why does the check box get a
> specific name, and the radio button the general name?
> Take care,