[mythtv-users] Auto expire setting ambiguity
darley at darleyconsulting.com
Mon Oct 10 17:26:16 UTC 2005
On Oct 10, 2005, at 7:59 AM, Joseph A. Caputo wrote:
> However, all is not lost: it's not necessary to change the control
> to a
> checkbox. All that is needed to remove ambiguity is to change the
> to read "Auto Expire is ON" and "Auto Expire is OFF", or something
> similar. This would actually reverse the current sense of the button
> from the user's point of view (it's currently an "action" button, this
> would make it a "status" button), but it would be absolutely clear
> the button text reflected the current status.
Or better might be "Set to auto-expire" or "Cancel auto-expire".
This wouldn't cause problems with people who are used to using the
buttons as they are now.
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