On 9/19/06, tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx <tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
On Sun, 17 Sep 2006 17:32:54 -0700 (PDT) Felix <thetrivialstuff@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> - right clicking multiple items and clicking info creates a barrage of > info windows. One at a time, in order of selected items. To abort the sequence, if so desired, there is typically a dialog-window close box, you can always do an <Esc> key-press or activate the Stop button or its corresponding mnemonic key ...
admittedly emelfm1 also has this problem, but somehow I'm > not tempted to press the info button there... maybe because my brain > goes "this is old software, remember the properties dialogue didn't work > yet" in there, and "ok, they should've fixed that by *now*" in the new > one? (I expect some kind of summary for all the items; if I select 50 > files I expect to have to deal with one window, not 50.) > ) Do you need to be told basic, lowest-common-denominator, stuff about multiple items ?
Maybe present information in one scrollable window, listed in order of selected items? With a summary of basic information as an introduction?
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