[Phpmyadmin-devel] Hint for double-click (grid editing)

Marc Delisle marc at infomarc.info
Wed Oct 24 15:14:46 CEST 2012

Le 2012-10-24 08:09, Michal Čihař a écrit :
> Hi
> Dne Sat, 20 Oct 2012 08:13:27 -0700
> Marc Delisle <marc at infomarc.info> napsal(a):
>> It would be annoying to display a hint on mouseover for all 
>> grid-editable cells.
>> To help 3.5.x users learn about the double-click (which is now the 
>> default action for grid editing in 4.0), we could display a hint when 
>> the user clicks on the data row (which has the effect of selecting the 
>> row, like the checkbox). However we must take care of displaying this 
>> hint just once (per session?).
> I'd rather make some one help dialog, which will show help for all
> manipulations with browse view (sorting, choosing columns, moving
> columns, grid editing).
> Then we could show it in similar way github is offering Keyboard
> shortcuts:
> https://github.com/nijel/weblate/commits/master

This is an interesting idea, but I also like the current way that help
is given (in context with the pointer).
>> Also, what about removing the "select row on click" feature? Is this 
>> intuitive?
> I think it pretty much collides with grid editing, so I'd be for
> removing it.

Marc Delisle

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