Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 8 years ago

#975 reopened defect

should not use checkbox to select current file

Reported by: zenogantner Owned by:
Priority: minor Milestone:
Component: editor Version: 0.66
Keywords: usability consistency Cc:


See attached screenshot.
The typical semantics of checkboxes is that you can select several of them (or none).

This does not apply here: You can only select one file for being the current file, so radiobuttons would be more suitable here.

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Change History (3)

Changed 10 years ago by zenogantner

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by bowtie

  • Resolution set to not relevant
  • Status changed from new to closed

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by zenogantner

  • Resolution not relevant deleted
  • Status changed from closed to reopened

"Problem" persists.
Instead of a radio button, no buttons at all would also work.

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