, so here's a
>of ..umm.. commentary. All comments pertain to
>* 'Gotcha Main' is in System Proportional, everything
>* the notebook has a margin on the left side but runs
>to the edge
>of the right side - IMHO, it's better to squeeze the
>and center the notebook than to increase the overall
>* pretty much every groupbox and its contents could
>to make things look vertically balanced. In particular:
> - 'Image file format' is too big, 'Other options' too small
> - the contents of 'Capture type' and 'Delayed capture'
> to be moved down, while the contents of 'Serial
> should be moved up slightly
>* two of the groupbox labels on 'Gotcha Main' have
>neither opens another window so they should be
>* changing the label of 'Capture type' to 'Default
>be more informative - I almost added a comment about
>to my default capture options?".
>* notebook tabs:
> - 'Gotcha' rather than 'Gotcha Main' would suffice - it
> first page, after all
> - given that everything on the 'Misc' page refers to
> options, wouldn't 'Capture' be a better label?
> - somehow, the options on the 'Misc/Capture' tab
> "more important" than the 'Saving' options - I'd make
>Functionality / Design
>* a naked 'Close' button gives the impression that it
>window rather than terminating the app. It needs a
>groupbox with a
>meaningful label like "Terminate Gotcha!". The button
>be more explicit, perhaps 'Exit'.
>* why is there a 'Default' button? Or put another way,
>why would I
>want to use the author's preferences when they
>same as mine? There's nothing tricky or mission-critical
>requires the author's expert knowledge.
>* why is there an 'About' button - doesn't the help tell
>* why is there a 'Language' tab - shouldn't this be
>automatically based on the LANG environment
>* why isn't there a (forgive me for putting it this way) 'X'
>on the titlebar?
>* could you make the cancellation sound a little
>* I still need to make PMPrintf available to run the app.
>* Does the install location for the app have to be
It isn't. While it defaults to x:\sys\app\Gotcha on ArcaOS
that is freely changeable unless Gotcha is already
installed there. It is actually installing to the default
warpin tools directory so on eCS it would be
>If this is integrated into AOS, the installer will put it in
>but if someone just downloads and installs it, they
>should be free to
>put it where they want.
I have made most all of the changes you suggested.
Take a look at the attached beta 5. I did leave the
language page and added some product info to it. See
what you think. Thanks