RE: Disabled commands, tips on how to enable them.]
- From: "Tom Musgrove" <TomM pentstar com>
- To: <Andrea Mankoski Sun COM>, <usability gnome org>
- Subject: RE: Disabled commands, tips on how to enable them.]
- Date: Sat, 28 Jul 2001 13:23:31 -0500
Andrea Mankoski wrote
>But what about cases where the steps needed to enable a command are
>complex, lengthy, many or otherwise confusing to a novice user?
If the steps are complex, perhaps we could have the tooltip say 'right click
on the command to see the steps needed to enable this command'.
Thus the simple commands can be handled by the explanation in the tooltip,
but the user can still learn how to enable complex commands.
TomM pentstar com
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