[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center Niggles


2013/12/27 Mirek M. <mazelm@gmail.com>

> Hi Cor, Pedro,
>
>
> 2013/12/24 Cor Nouws <oolst@nouenoff.nl>
>
>> Pedro wrote (14-12-13 10:12)
>> > Jan Holesovsky-4 wrote
>> >> - Thumbnails
>> >> I considerably increased their size, and improved their drawing
>> >> algorithm to antialias the pictures. Also for the files that have no
>> >> thumbnail, I made it look like the icon is on a piece of paper; looks
>> >> much more consistently when there are more documents open.
>> >
>> > This reduces even more the number of available items (only 6?)... It was
>> > already hugely reduced by removing the tabs...
>> > I think it makes the Recent Documents irrelevant...
>>
>> I agree. With applauding for the many improvements, but also with the
>> criticism on the thumbnails size.
>>
>> - I see in 4.2.0 beta there are 10 thumbnails on one line. And room for
>> 4 to 5 lines. Those thumbnails are a bit small.
>>
>> - In 4.2.0 RC1 there are 4 thumbnails on one line and only two lines
>> visible. Really way too large.
>>
>> Something as 7 to 8 thumbnails on one line would be best, IMO.
>>
>
> Keep in mind that:
> * The number of thumbnails per line depends on the window size.
> * This window will usually be full-screen, given that it transforms into
> modules.
> * At smaller sizes, the thumbnails are much harder to make out. Take a
> look at Stuart's screenshot:
> http://nabble.documentfoundation.org/file/n4088188/StartCenter_1920x1200HD_fully_populated_18-thumbnails_with_vertical_scroll.jpg. The presentations are easy to make out, but the documents can be hard to
> make out, even at this size.
>

One more thing: The number of recent documents is limited, so there's not
that much need to fit a lot of thumbnails in.

--
To unsubscribe e-mail to: design+unsubscribe@global.libreoffice.org
Problems? http://www.libreoffice.org/get-help/mailing-lists/how-to-unsubscribe/
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/design/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted

Follow-Ups:
Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesCor Nouws <oolst@nouenoff.nl>
References:
[libreoffice-design] Start Center Niggles"Mirek M." <mazelm@gmail.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesJan Holesovsky <kendy@collabora.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center Niggles"Mirek M." <mazelm@gmail.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesJan Holesovsky <kendy@collabora.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center Niggles"Mirek M." <mazelm@gmail.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesJan Holesovsky <kendy@collabora.com>
[libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesPedro <pedlino@gmail.com>
Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center NigglesCor Nouws <oolst@nouenoff.nl>
Re: [libreoffice-design] Re: Start Center Niggles"Mirek M." <mazelm@gmail.com>
Privacy Policy | Impressum (Legal Info) | Copyright information: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images on this website are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License. This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2). "LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use thereof is explained in our trademark policy.