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From TJ Frazier <tjfraz...@cfl.rr.com>
Subject Re: [UX] New words for toolboxes in customize dialog
Date Mon, 01 Oct 2012 15:00:44 GMT
On 9/30/2012 12:50, Regina Henschel wrote:
> Hi,
>
> when you customize the drawing bar in Draw or Impress, you will notice
> that the commands "Curve", "Rectangle", "Ellipse", and "Text" are used
> twice. One of them is the simple object, the other is the toolbox, which
> contains similar objects.
>
> This is confusing and should be changed. Issues are
> https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=107691 and
> https://issues.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=107692. Technically it is
> an "easy hack", but I'm not sure about the wording.
>
> In the issue the plural is suggested for the toolbox, for example
> "Rectangles" instead of "Rectangle" for the command .uno:RectangleToolbox.
>
> I suggest to use "Rectangle Toolbox". That does not need a careful look
> to detect the s, but is longer.
>
> What text should I use?
>
> Kind regards
> Regina
>
>
Hi, Regina,

I agree that more than an 's' is needed. "Rectangle Tool" (without the 
"box") would do as well, and is shorter.

/tj/

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