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Re: Hotkeys Editor
I agree that the tabs were better.
And I agree that the Defaults button is a good addition.
I don’t agree about the Reset button. Too much visual complexity when the user can just hit Cancel and then Edit Hotkeys again to achieve the same effect.
> On 11 Jan 2018, at 01:07, Seth Hillbrand <seth.hillbrand@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I feel that there is a usability issue with the current hotkeys editor that is a regression from the 4.0.7 hotkeys editor.
> I've attached images for both to this message. The current editor opens with a tree view that hides the hotkeys below "Common". Users would be forgiven for not realizing that there were additional hotkeys specific to each application -- see current_hotkeys.png
> Previously, the hotkeys were displayed in tabs that were, I think, more clear -- see prev_hotkeys.png.
> I don't recall when this change happened but I'd like any feedback on whether folks are adverse to reverting to the 4.0.7 tabbed layout while keeping the "Reset" and "Defaults" buttons, that I think are really good additions.
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