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  • MarcEdit 7 Wireframes–XML Functions July 24, 2017
    In this set of wireframes, you can see one of the concepts that I’ll be introducing with MarcEdit 7…wizards.  Each wizard is designed to encapsulate a reference interview to attempt to make adding new functions, etc. to the tool easier.  You will find these throughout MarcEdit 7.  XML Functions Window: XML Functions Wizard Screens: You’ll …
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  • MarcEdit 7: Preferences Wireframes and Ease of Use Features July 18, 2017
    This post relates to the previous posts: MarcEdit 7 visual styles: High Contrast: http://blog.reeset.net/archives/2288 MarcEdit 7: Accessibility Options Part 2: http://blog.reeset.net/archives/2300 I’m continuing to flesh out new wireframes, and one of the areas where I’ll be consolidating some options is in the preferences window.  I’ve decided to reorganiz […]
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  • MarcEdit 7: Accessibility Options Part 2 July 16, 2017
    I’ve been working a bit more around this notion of creating “themes” to improve visible accessibility options.  This started with an initial implementation that included the default interface and then a High Contrast interface.  Over the past few days, I’ve been getting a wide range of feedback, and one of the things that is becoming …
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  • MarcEdit 7 visual styles: High Contrast July 14, 2017
    An interesting request made while reviewing the Wireframes was if MarcEdit 7 could support a kind of high contrast, or “Dark” theme mode.  An Example of this would be Office: Some people find this interface easier on the eyes, especially if you are working on a screen all day.  Since MarcEdit utilizes its own GUI …
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  • MarcEdit 7: MARC Tools Wireframe July 13, 2017
    The changes aren’t big – they are really designed to make the form a little more compact and add common topics to the screen.  The big changes are related to integrations.  In MarcEdit 6.x, when you run across an error, you have to open the validator, pick the correct validation option, etc.  This won’t be …
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