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GUI webAssistant.






Compatible with human memory processes.






GUI webBar e.g. task tool.

Commands (list of commands).







GUI webBasket.

Orders.







GUI webBook e.g. phone book.

Phone numbers.







GUI webBroadcast (sent to all).

Recipients (list).







GUI webCity e.g. ANWBcity.Metaphor.Omit word city.






GUI webCookie.Metaphor.File with user information.That is what is is.






GUI webDesk e.g. helpdesk.

Omit word desk.






GUI web



Command(line).That is what the user does:
commanding a computer.






GUI web



Handsheld (computer).Compatibility using a weight scale: desk/ lap/ hands/ hand/ wrist held.






GUI web



Handsheld (computer).That is what the user does.






GUI webFavourite.

Frequently used.Compatible with task of the user.






GUI web





Compatible with human memory processes.






GUI webHot.

Frequently used.Compatible with task of the user.






GUI webHourglass.

Progress indicator.Compatible with user task:
control the execution of a command
and plan actions.






GUI web



Omit word loket.






GUI webMand(je), winkel-.

Bestellingen.







GUI web



Command(s list).That is the meaning.






GUI webMouse.Metaphor visual.Hand pointer (versus finger keys).Compatible with task actions of user.






GUI web



Computer in living room.






GUI web

Metaphor visual.Laptop (computer).Part of a weight scale: desk- lap- hands- hand- en wrist-top/held.






GUI web

Metaphor human.

Part of a weight scale: desk- lap- hands- hand- and wrist-top/held.






GUI webPersonal.xls (MS Excel).

Customizations.xls.That is what the user does.






GUI web



Aanpassen [customize].







GUI webRecycle bin.

Version control.Compatible with task of user: version/back-up control.








Confusion between human and
machine. Human metaphor error.
Machine.Essential is: no human operator but a machine.






GUI web





Compatibility using a weight scale: desk- lap- hands- hand- en wrist-top/held.






GUI web



Handsheld (computer).Part of a weight scale: desk- lap- hands- hand- en wrist-top/held.






GUI webTools.

Commands.Compatible with user task actions.






GUI webWastebasket.

Version control.Compatible with task of user: version/back-up control.






GUI webWelcome.

Omit.






GUI webWinkelwagen.

Bestellingen.







GUI webZandloper

Progress control. Voortgangsindicator.Compatible with task of user:
control of the execution of a command.