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From: "Reg Edwards"
Subject: Re: Program BOTLOAD
Date: Sun, 27 Oct 2002 23:47:10 +0000 (UTC)
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> Nice program. However the background and text colors make it very
> hard to read. What's wrong with a simple black text on a white
> background? Put the color into the borders if you like.
If everything is in the same colour and intensity after a time the output
data, in which you are really interested, gets lost in a mass of stuff which
you have already learned by heart. Output data must stand out.
Colours help to group together related matters.
Colors convey information without the recipient being aware of it. They help
explain in general terms how the program works.
Input data at the top. Output data in the middle. Instructions at the
bottom. In three different background colours which then requires different
Borders are a waste of a valuable commodity - screen space.
If I put simple black text on a white background somebody would suggest
simple white text on a black background because his screen phosphor would
Glad you like my program and thanks very much for your opinions.
Have another one !
Regards from Reg G4FGQ
For Free Radio Design Software
Go to http://www.g4fgq.com
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