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Re: Idea: Implementing a Lens Toggle into the System Settings


Alright I've mocked-up all the mocked-up settings for the mocked-up
lenses/scopes appearing in the initial mockup: Home, Applications, Files,
Music, Photos, Cities (a scope) and I threw in the infamous Shopping lens.


All of which are continually updating and thanks to everyone for the
feedback :)


On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 3:17 PM, Sam Hewitt <hewittsamuel@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Alright, with some advice from mpt it's beginning to take better shape:
> https://dl.dropbox.com/u/7027392/unity-settings-panel-home.png
> https://dl.dropbox.com/u/7027392/unity-settings-panel-applications.png
> On Tue, Sep 25, 2012 at 3:01 PM, Mark Shuttleworth <mark@xxxxxxxxxx>wrote:
>> On 24/09/12 21:17, Sam Hewitt wrote:
>> > Nicely done, I agree with less jargon. Let me take that further: we
>> > could dispense with the big on/off switch altogether and use
>> > checkboxes throughout to enable/disable since the plus-minus will
>> > effectively remove them.
>> >
>> > https://dl.dropbox.com/u/7027392/unity-settings-panel-home.png
>> > https://dl.dropbox.com/u/7027392/unity-settings-panel-applications.png
>> >
>> > Or we leave the big switch and when off it would disable the lens and
>> > grey out the underlying feature options.
>> >
>> > https://dl.dropbox.com/u/7027392/unity-settings-panel-applications2.png
>> You don't want to hunt and peck through each scope to shape your home
>> lens.
>> So the Home lens config should let you shape it all there.
>> And you don't want to have to handle each network service.
>> So there should be a single way to do that! Either in the Home Lens
>> config, or in the system Privacy settings.
>> Mark

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