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From Dwayne Henderson <its.code.in.h...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: [Calc] Feature request: Organizing sheets into tab rows
Date Tue, 29 May 2012 13:28:15 GMT
On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 3:22 PM, Kevin Grignon <kevingrignon.oo@gmail.com>wrote:

> Tony,
>
> Thanks for sharing.
>
> Clustering sheets (represented in calc as tabs) into collections could help
> manage large worksheets.
>
> Applications, such as Firefox and Internet Explorer have tab management
> capabilities.
>
> We should explore existing solutions and determine if any of the
> interaction patterns might suite our needs.
>

Absolutely! I can't recall seeing any application allowing you to organize
tabs above and below one another though. I do indeed think it'd be an
excellent way to organize large worksheets - in addition to, ofcourse, the
tab management capabilities of Firefox and Internet Explorer.

--Dwayne



>
> Regards,
> Kevin
>
>
> On Tue, May 29, 2012 at 5:45 PM, Tony <abletony84@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Greetings!
> >
> > Just curious - would it be useful to be able to organize ones sheets in
> tab
> > rows? That way you could group together similar sheets - and also not
> have
> > to scroll back and forth through one long line of tabs, or split your
> > business model up into multiple files.
> >
> > I.e. you could have your Principal Sheets in one row, and your Auxiliary
> > Sheets (which are used to calculate the underlying assumptions of your
> > principal spreadsheets) in the row below. And then perhaps some totally
> > unrelated ones below that again.
> >
> > I notice Calc currently allows you to color-code tabs, but I'm not sure
> how
> > effective that is, as you first have to explain what they mean, plus the
> > color lines aren't all too prominent.
> >
> > Thanks for listening.
> >
> > Tony
> >
>

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