Opened 12 years ago

Closed 10 years ago

#138 closed enhancement (wontfix)

Editing applet buttons could be much bigger

Reported by: frank@… Owned by: steve@…
Priority: trivial Milestone:
Component: applet Version:
Keywords: interface Cc:

Description

It would really help new comers / those who are getting to know the applet if the buttons for the tools (add node, line, text etc) were much larger - they could even occupy the entire top of the applet window. Text labels beneath them would be good too.

Power users might miss the screen space that the buttons would occupy but it could save a lot of puzzlement about the slightly cryptic symbols.

Would help with icons be useful for this?

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 12 years ago by immanuel.scholz@…

Help is implemented in the status line (hover icons and you get help text)

As long as the applet remains a processing application, Tooltips & better gui on the root window is "exclusive or" to keeping your mind sane.

comment:2 Changed 11 years ago by writetodan@…

Have added tooltips, will checkin (requires fix of applet redrawing, so not one patch)

comment:3 Changed 10 years ago by osm@…

  • Resolution set to wontfix
  • Status changed from new to closed

Applet is gone.

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