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- Subject: choose-directory
- From: email@example.com (Neves )
- Date: 9 Jun 1993 14:43:16 GMT
Vincent Keunen (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote:
: How can I add a prompt to choose-directory? I need to have the user select
: a number of directories and without any prompt, it's hard to tell him what
: the program wants...
The simplest thing I do in such cases is to pop up a dialog before
calling such functions that tells the user what is about to happen.
The user continues by hitting an OK button. I suppose you could do
something a little more elaborate like putting up an explanatory
window that stays up when the choose-directory-dialog window comes up.
In general the problem is that some functions put up windows that do
not provide adequate customizability.
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