Download Apple Human Interface Guidelines: The Apple Desktop by Inc. Apple Computer PDF

By Inc. Apple Computer

Show description

Read Online or Download Apple Human Interface Guidelines: The Apple Desktop Interface PDF

Similar personal computers books

The Complete Idiot's Guide to PCs (8th Edition)

Not like so much starting point notebook books, which concentrate on descriptions and stodgy causes of computer terminology, the total Idiot's GuideA (R) to desktops, supplies new clients the hands-on education they should turn into effective with their new computers. This publication leads the person during the first actual phases of machine organize to changing into conversant in the wider services in their computing device.

Integrated Business Processes with ERP Systems

Built-in enterprise approaches with ERP platforms covers the foremost procedures supported via glossy ERP platforms. This textbook and the WileyPLUS on-line direction is designed to be used as either a reference advisor and a conceptual source for college students taking ERP-focused classes utilizing SAP. It examines extensive the middle innovations acceptable to all ERP environments, and it explains how these techniques can be used to enforce enterprise strategies in SAP platforms.

Macs For Seniors For Dummies, 2nd Edition

You took it slow, yet you're now the proud proprietor of your first Mac laptop. Macs For Seniors For Dummies is simply for you. This pleasant, obtainable advisor walks you thru determining a Mac and studying how you can use it. you will discover your self falling head over heels in your Mac very quickly. Macs For Seniors For Dummies introduces you to the entire fundamentals that you have to recognize: turning the Mac on and getting attached; utilizing the keyboard and mouse; operating with documents and folders; navigate round the Mac computing device and OS X Lion; establishing a web connection and email; and masses extra.

Nginx: From Beginner to Pro

Teaches you to begin up Nginx and fast take your services to a degree the place you could with ease paintings with quite a few facets of the internet server and make proficient layout judgements in your net farm. Nginx powers greater than forty% of the head a thousand web content and is without doubt one of the handful of internet servers which can deal with greater than 10K simultaneous connections.

Extra resources for Apple Human Interface Guidelines: The Apple Desktop Interface

Example text

It is also the default font for column headings in lists, for help tags, and for small controls. You can also use it to provide additional information about settings in various windows, such as the QuickTime pane in System Preferences. Use the emphasized small system font (Lucida Grande Bold 11 pt) sparingly. You might use it to title a group of settings that appear without a group box, or for brief informative text below a text field. The mini system font (Lucida Grande Regular 9 pt) is used for mini controls.

C H A P T E R 2 User Input When a character key is held down for a certain amount of time, it starts repeating automatically. The user can make adjustments to this feature, called key-repeat, in Keyboard & Mouse preferences. An application can tell whether keystrokes are generated by key-repeat or by the same key being pressed numerous times. Your application can disregard key-repeat keystrokes; it should ignore them in keyboard shortcuts that begin with the Command key. Key-repeat works only when the application is ready to accept keyboard input; it does not function during type-ahead.

Whenever your application specifies a font, use the system-defined constants shown in Table 4-1 (page 52); avoid using a specific font and point size. Using the system constants ensures that your application always displays the appropriate fonts regardless of changes to the Mac OS. The system font (Lucida Grande Regular 13 pt) is used for text in menus, dialogs, and full-size controls. Use the emphasized system font (Lucida Grande Bold 13 pt) sparingly. It is used for the message text in alerts (see Figure 9-2 (page 136)).

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.56 of 5 – based on 32 votes