Changes between Version 3 and Version 4 of Obsolete/Proposals/Networks Preferences


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Timestamp:
May 10, 2007 4:12:24 PM (12 years ago)
Author:
wkornewald
Comment:

added alternative UI with only summary view and a context menu for IP address fields

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  • Obsolete/Proposals/Networks Preferences

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    5757 [x] Show networks icon in Deskbar
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    59 [Revert]
     59[Revert All]
    6060}}}
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    7171
    7272The active location is only changed when the preferences application is closed.
     73
     74All text controls displaying IP addresses have a context menu with two entries: "`Copy`" and "`Open in Browser`".
     75
     76=== Base (Alternative) ===
     77An alternative to the base UI could be:
     78
     79{{{
     80Location: [Home \/]
     81
     82Computer name: [laptop_______]
     83Connect on demand: [My ISP \/]  (Only modems and VPNs)
     84
     85|- Networks ----------------------------------------------|
     86|Ethernet
     87| Automatic configuration successful.
     88|Ethernet 2
     89| No Cable
     90|My ISP
     91| Disconnected
     92|Wireless
     93| Establishing
     94|Work VPN
     95| Disconnected
     96|
     97|
     98|
     99|
     100|---------------------------------------------------------|
     101 Add: [Network \/] [Edit] Move to: [Location \/]  [Remove]
     102
     103 [x] Show networks icon in Deskbar
     104
     105[Revert All]
     106}}}
     107
     108When you click on "`[Edit]`" the window displays the network's preferences:
     109{{{
     110Location: [Home \/]
     111
     112Computer name: [laptop_______]
     113Connect on demand: [My ISP \/]  (Only modems and VPNs)
     114
     115[Back to Networks]
     116
     117|- Ethernet: Network Preferences -------------------------|
     118| [ ] Customize preferences for this location
     119|
     120| Name: Ethernet
     121| Status: Connected
     122|
     123| ....network-specific....see below....
     124|
     125|
     126|
     127|
     128|
     129|
     130|
     131|---------------------------------------------------------|
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     133[Revert All]
     134}}}
    73135
    74136== Ethernet ==