> > François wrote: > > >Ideally there would be a set of matching images for use in > > > toolbars, > > > so > > >when changing the icon set the toolbars would change > > > accordingly... > > > > I agree there should be a set of basic icons that a programmer can > > use in > > toolbars. > > Whether the application uses them or allows changing and/or > > scalability of > > the icons will still depend on the application programmer. > > Suggested > > guidelines would be only thing that could be done. I believe > > Darkwyrm is > > working on UI guidelines in between his other projects. > > > > Curtis > Sure am. I haven't done much with specifications for icons, though. > Having standardized toolbar icons for common functions is an > excellent > idea. The only possible downside is that it would force a particular > look for toolbar buttons -- I don't know if that is a good thing or > not. Thoughts, anyone else? > One thing that BeOS had over some other OS for some time was gui consistency... François.