This chapter is used in the following
This chapter is intended for the amateurs, occasional and
basic operators. It shall present each and every command on the product’s
menu system. This includes all normal menus – independent of
their graphical presentation –, as well as secondary and shortcut
menus that are provided in the user interface. For each menu command,
the purpose of the function shall be provided by reusing the purpose
element from the function/dialog description.
general descriptions about the menu principles, “smart buttons”,
or similar features, are included at the start of the chapter. In
reference manuals, insert a page reference to the function or dialog
Whenever a menu system is described,
we must always use the rules and guidelines defined by the Microsoft
Manual of Style.
Structure and section titles
following sections are used. In order to provide consistent documentation,
the sections in this chapter must use the names listed, and in this
About the menu system (If applicable)
section offers basic information about the menu system. This includes
relevant descriptions of the menu principles, the use of “smart
buttons”, or similar features.
Each menu section offers a list of
the command provided by the menu, and the purpose of each function.
If any of the commands are unavailable in specific modes of operation,
this must be emphasized.
Shortcut menus (If applicable)
provide shortcut menus that open when you click the right mouse button.
Shortcut menus are explained in the same manner as all other menus.