[scribus] PDF/X-3 Export

Peter Nermander peter at nermander.se
Fri Mar 19 13:06:53 CET 2010

> The problem with tooltips is that they require the user to fiddle with
> the cursor to know that they're there. I think tooltips are a good
> reminder about things, but not good as a primary source of information.

I think tooltips are a very good source of information on the
question: Why is this item disabled?

Because even when an item is disabled people tend to click on it. And
when they do they will move the cursor to it.

If I look at most of the printer setup dialogs under Windows there are
small questionmarks appearing near all disabled items, and when you
hoover or click them there is a tooltip telling why the item is


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