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Re: Suggestion !

dragonmage » June 27th, 2009, 12:51 pm

I agree that marking the title as resolved is probably the better system. A new user or guest looking for a quick answer might not know what the icon means, but "resolved" is easy to spot.
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Re: Suggestion !

jsmorley » June 27th, 2009, 2:17 pm

dragonmage wrote:I agree that marking the title as resolved is probably the better system. A new user or guest looking for a quick answer might not know what the icon means, but "resolved" is easy to spot.
That's a good point. I was sort of looking at it from the standpoint of the regulars who could then see at a glance which topics in the "help" forum still were unanswered / unfixed, but you are right that the icon is only going to mean something to regulars and won't help new users or guests much.
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Re: Suggestion !

dragonmage » June 27th, 2009, 2:21 pm

We can use both. Take a look at the Rainmeter Help forum. I started putting in the icon and a label at the beginning of the title.
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Re: Suggestion !

GhostMatrix » June 28th, 2009, 3:28 pm

Ahh ... so it's better to use the term "Solved"
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Re: Suggestion !

dragonmage » June 28th, 2009, 4:30 pm

Actually either would work, let's take a vote on the proper verbage to use and icon designation. Firstly, what suggestions do you guys have?
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Re: Suggestion !

jsmorley » June 28th, 2009, 4:55 pm

dragonmage wrote:Actually either would work, let's take a vote on the proper verbage to use and icon designation. Firstly, what suggestions do you guys have?
I like "[Active]" and "[Solved]" ok... For the icons, if we are going to stay with what is there now and not do custom ones, then I like the ? question mark in the circle for Active and the ! exclamation point in the triangle for Closed. I'd be ok with the star or mrgreen for Closed too..
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Re: Suggestion !

sgtevmckay » June 28th, 2009, 6:58 pm

Ok something simple.

A small graphic of a "?" for Active

A small graphic Check Mark for Solved

Two Icons, and the terminology should be easily and innately translated