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From Xia Zhao <lilyzh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Installation Experience and Feedback
Date Fri, 08 Jun 2012 02:43:56 GMT
2012/6/7 Gavin McDonald <gavin@16degrees.com.au>

> Hi All,
>
> Here is my installation experience, it seems to vary somewhat from some
> others experiences.
>
> Environment: Windows 7 64 Bit, experience was same of both Desktop and
> Laptop.
>
>
> 1. Download OpenOffice 3.4 from openoffice.org mirror. -- Time: 2 minutes.
>
> 2. Unpack . -- Time: < 1 minute.
>
> 3. Install. -- Time: 2 minutes.
>
> 4. Erm, nothing e4lse, we are done!
>
> It really was as painless and quick as that. Well Done Guys n Gals!
>
> I do have a few observations that someone might think Bugzilla worthy (all
> minor):
>
> a. UAC - Publisher is 'Unknown' . The User Account Control really should
> have 'Apache Software Foundation'
>   as the Publisher. (Note that in the Add/Remove programs section shows
> 'OpenOffice.org' as  the Publisher.
>

 This is due to unsignature.

>
> b. The program 'Unpacks' to a folder on the 'Desktop' - Why? Really we
> should be choosing the 'Downloads' folder.
> Yes,this one I agree with you.
> c. The final installation folder is 'OpenOffice.org 3' -- I think this
> should change to 'openoffice3'
>
This is design.

>
> d. During Installation the 'FileType' choices has 'Microsoft Word
> Documents'
> ticked by default, as per other email
>    threads, perhaps this should be un-ticked by default but still show the
> screen during install so it can be ticked easily.
>

I do think the current way is accepted, or we need further user experience
analysis to see if we need change the default setting.

>
> e. Once installed, clicking 'Start' shows 'OpenOffice.org Base' program on
> the start menu, perhaps we can try for the main
>     'OpenOffice.org' jump menu first or 'Writer' ??
> Same as above, this need further user experience analysis. And it is the
> behavior inherited from OOo.
> That's it.
>
> Gav...
>
>

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