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<chapter id="ui">
<title>Finding Your Way Around</title>

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<sect1 id="visualdict">
<sect1info>
<authorgroup>
<author><firstname>Claus</firstname> <surname>Christensen</surname></author>
<author>&TC.Hollingsworth; &TC.Hollingsworth.mail;</author>
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</authorgroup>
</sect1info>

<title>A Visual Dictionary</title>

<para>The &plasma-workspaces; feature many different graphical user interface
elements, commonly known as <quote>widgets</quote>.  This guide will introduce
you to their names and functions.</para>

<sect2 id="visualdict-screens">
<title>The Big Picture</title>

<sect3 id="visualdict-windows">
<title>Windows</title>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>A Window</screeninfo>
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    <area id="im-win1a3" linkends="visualdict-central-widget" coords="48,127,719,515" />
    <area id="im-win1a4" linkends="visualdict-toolbar" coords="51,95,570,128" />
    <area id="im-win1a5" linkends="visualdict-menubar" coords="4,67,46,109" />
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<para>This is the window of the &kwrite;, a text editor.  Click on
part of the window to learn more about it.</para>

<orderedlist>

<listitem><para>
The <emphasis role="bold">Window Menu</emphasis>
</para></listitem>

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A <link linkend="visualdict-button">Button</link> to place this window on all
desktops
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<listitem><para>
The <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-titlebar">Titlebar</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
Buttons to <emphasis>minimize</emphasis>, <emphasis>maximize</emphasis>, or
<emphasis>close</emphasis> the window
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
The <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-menubar">Menubar</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
The <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-toolbar">Toolbar</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A very large 
<emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-text-area">Text Area</link></emphasis>
that acts as this program's 
<emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-central-widget">Central Widget</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A vertical <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-scrollbar">Scrollbar</link></emphasis>
(there is also a horizontal scrollbar below the text box)
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
The <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-statusbar">Statusbar</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

</orderedlist>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>Another Window</screeninfo>
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    <area id="im-win2a3" linkends="visualdict-context-menu" coords="199,225,451,462" />
    <area id="im-win2a4" linkends="visualdict-icon" coords="198,187,224,225" />
    <area id="im-win2a5" linkends="visualdict-icon" coords="121,187,197,276" />
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    <area id="im-win2a7" linkends="visualdict-icon" coords="124,111,211,163" />
    <area id="im-win2a8" linkends="visualdict-breadcrumb" coords="108,76,415,109" />
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<para>This is the another window, that of the &dolphin; file manager.  Click on
part of the window to learn more about it.</para>

<orderedlist>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-panel">panel</link></emphasis>
that contains a list of Places on the computer system
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-breadcrumb">Breadcrumb</link></emphasis>
of the path of the displayed folder
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A folder <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-icon">Icon</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A file <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-icon">Icon</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A highlighted <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-icon">Icon</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-context-menu">Context Menu</link></emphasis>
listing actions that can be performed on a file
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-slider">Slider</link></emphasis>
that changes the size of the <link linkend="visualdict-icon">Icons</link> 
displayed
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
More <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-panel">Panels</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

</orderedlist>

</sect3>

<sect3 id="visualdict-gui">
<title>&GUI; Elements</title>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>Some &GUI; Elements</screeninfo>
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<para>This screenshot, from the &systemsettings; Formats panel,
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shows some &GUI; elements.  Click on part of the window to learn more about it.</para>

<orderedlist>

<listitem><para>
An <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-icon-list">Icon List</link></emphasis>
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(the second item is selected)
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</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
An open 
<emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-drop-down-box">Drop Down Box</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
An item in the <link linkend="visualdict-drop-down-box">Drop Down Box</link> that
has been selected
</para>
</listitem>

<listitem><para>
Some more <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-button">Buttons</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

</orderedlist>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>Some More &GUI; Elements</screeninfo>
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<para>This screenshot, from the &systemsettings; Custom Shortcuts panel,
shows some more &GUI; elements.</para>

<orderedlist>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-tree-view">Tree View</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-check-box">Check Box</link></emphasis>
that has been selected
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A pair of <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-spin-box">Spin Boxes</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-menu-button">Menu Button</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

</orderedlist>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>Even More &GUI; Elements</screeninfo>
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<para>This screenshot, from the &systemsettings; Default Applications panel,
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it.</para>

<orderedlist>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-list-box">List Box</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
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A pair of <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-radio-button">Radio Buttons</link></emphasis>
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</para></listitem>

<listitem><para>
A <emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-text-box">Text Box</link></emphasis>
</para></listitem>

</orderedlist>

<screenshot>
<screeninfo>Some Combo Boxes</screeninfo>
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<para>Finally, this screenshot, from the &systemsettings; Colors panel, shows five
<emphasis role="bold"><link linkend="visualdict-tab">Tabs</link></emphasis>
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</para>

</sect3>

</sect2>

<sect2 id="visualdict-widgets">
<title>The Widgets</title>

<informaltable>
<tgroup cols="3">
<colspec colnum="1" align="left"/>
<colspec colnum="3" align="center"/>

<thead>
<row>
<entry align="center">Name</entry>
<entry>Description</entry>
<entry>Screenshot</entry>
</row>
</thead>

<tbody valign="top">

<!--I'm using the name QMainWindow uses for these, but perhaps there's a more
    regular-user friendly term?-->
<row id="visualdict-central-widget">
<entry>Central Widget</entry>
<entry>The main area of the running application.  This might be the document
you are editing in a word processor or the board of a game like Chess.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-central-widget.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-button">
<entry>Button</entry>
<entry>These can be clicked with the &LMB; to perform an action.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-button.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-breadcrumb">
<entry>Breadcrumb</entry>
<entry>Shows the path in a hierarchical system, such as a filesystem.  Click on
any part of the path to go up in the tree to that location.  Click on the arrow
to the right of part of the path to go to another child element of that path.
</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-breadcrumb.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-check-box">
<entry>Check Box</entry>
<entry>These can be clicked to select and unselect items.  They are typically
used in a list of several selections.  Selected items typically display a check
mark, whereas unselected items will have an empty box.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-check-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-color-selector">
<entry>Color Selector</entry>
<entry>This allows a color to be selected for various purposes, such as changing
the color of text.  For more information, see <xref linkend="colors"/></entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-color-selector.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-combo-box">
<entry>Combo Box</entry>
<entry>A combination of a 
<link linkend="visualdict-drop-down-box">Drop Down Box</link> and a
<link linkend="visualdict-text-box">Text Box</link>.  You can select an option
from the list, or type in the text box.  Some combo boxes may automatically
complete entries for you, or open the list with a list of choices that match
what you have typed.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-combo-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-context-menu">
<entry>Context Menu</entry>
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<entry>Many user interface elements in the &plasma; Workspace and in Applications contain a context menu,
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which can be opened by clicking on something with the &RMB;.  This menu contains
options and actions that usually affect the user interface element that was
right-clicked.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-context-menu.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-dialog-box">
<entry>Dialog Box</entry>
<entry>A small window that appears above a larger application window.  It may
contain a message, warning, or configuration panel, among others.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-dialog-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-drop-down-box">
<entry>Drop Down Box</entry>
<entry>This provides a list of items, from which you may select one.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-drop-down-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-icon">
<entry>Icon</entry>
<entry>A graphical representation of something, such as a file or action.  They
typically, but not always, also contain a text description, either beneath or
to the right of the icon.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-icon.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-icon-list">
<entry>Icon List</entry>
<entry>This provides a list of items represented by an 
<link linkend="visualdict-icon">Icon</link> and a description. It is typically 
used in the left panel of configuration panels to allow selection from various 
types of configuration categories.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-icon-list.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-list-box">
<entry>List Box</entry>
<entry>This is a list of items that typically allows multiple items to be
selected.  To select a group of contiguous items, press the &Shift; key and
click the first and last items.  To select multiple items that are not
contiguous, press the &Ctrl; key and select the desired items.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-list-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-menu">
<entry>Menu</entry>
<entry>A list of selections, that usually perform an action, set an option, or
opens a window.  These can be opened from 
<link linkend="visualdict-menubar">menubars</link> or 
<link linkend="visualdict-menu-button">menu buttons</link>.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-menu.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-menubar">
<entry>Menubar</entry>
<entry>These are located at the top of nearly every window and provide access
to all the functions of the running application.  For more information, see
<xref linkend="menus"/>.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-menubar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-menu-button">
<entry>Menu Button</entry>
<entry>A special type of <link linkend="visualdict-button">button</link> that
opens a <link linkend="visualdict-menu">menu</link>.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-menu-button.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-panel">
<entry>Panel <emphasis>or</emphasis> Sidebar <emphasis>or</emphasis> Tool View</entry>
<entry>These are located on the sides or bottom of the
<link linkend="visualdict-central-widget">central widget</link> and allow
you to perform many different tasks in an application.  A text editor might
provide a list of open documents in one, while a word processor might allow you
to select a clip art image.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-panel.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-progress-bar">
<entry>Progress Bar</entry>
<entry>A small bar that indicates that a long-running operation is being
performed.  The bar may indicate how much of the operation has completed, or it
may simply bounce back and forth to indicate that the operation is in progress.
</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-progress-bar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-radio-button">
<entry>Radio Button</entry>
<entry>These are used in a list of options, and only permit one of the options in
the list to be selected.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-radio-button.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-scrollbar">
<entry>Scrollbar</entry>
<entry>Allows you to navigate a document.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-scrollbar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-slider">
<entry>Slider</entry>
<entry>Allows a numeric value to be selected by moving a small bar either
horizontally or vertically across a line.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-slider.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-spin-box">
<entry>Spin Box</entry>
<entry>This permits a numerical value to be selected, either by using the up and
down arrows to the right of the box to raise or lower the value, respectively,
or by typing the value into the 
<link linkend="visualdict-text-box">text box</link>.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-spin-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-statusbar">
<entry>Status Bar</entry>
<entry>These are located at the bottom of many applications and display
information about what the application is currently doing.  For instance, a web
browser might indicate the progress of loading a web page, while a
word processor might display the current word count.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-statusbar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-tab">
<entry>Tab</entry>
<entry>These appear at the top of an area of a window, and permit that area of
the window to be changed to a variety of different selections.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-tab.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-text-area">
<entry>Text Area</entry>
<entry>Allows a large amount of text to be typed in, typically multiple lines or
paragraphs.  Unlike a <link linkend="visualdict-text-box">Text Box</link>, 
pressing &Enter; will usually result in a line break.
</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-text-area.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-text-box">
<entry>Text Box</entry>
<entry>A single-line text entry that allows a small amount of text to be typed 
in.  Typically, pressing &Enter; will perform the same action as clicking the 
<guibutton>OK</guibutton> button.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-text-box.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-titlebar">
<entry>Titlebar</entry>
<entry>This is located at the top of every window.  It contains the name of the
application and usually information about what the application is doing, like
the title of the web page being viewed in a web browser or the filename of a
document open in a word processor.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-titlebar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-toolbar">
<entry>Toolbar</entry>
<entry>These are located near the top of many applications, typically directly
underneath the <link linkend="visualdict-menubar">menu bar</link>.  They
provide access to many common functions of the running application, like
<emphasis>Save</emphasis> or <emphasis>Print</emphasis>.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-toolbar.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

<row id="visualdict-tree-view">
<entry>Tree View</entry>
<entry>A Tree View allows you to select from a hierarchical list of options. A
section, or category, of the Tree View may be unexpanded, in which case no
options will appear beneath it and the arrow to the left of the title will be
pointing right, toward the title.  It may also be expanded, in which case several
options will be listed below it, and the arrow to the left of the title will be
pointing down, toward the options.  To expand a portion of the tree view, click
the arrow to the left of the title of the section you wish to expand, 
double-click on the title, or select the title using your keyboard's arrow keys
and press the &Enter; or <keycap>+</keycap> key.  To minimize a portion of the
tree view, you may also click the arrow, double-click on the title, or press the
&Enter; or <keycap>-</keycap> key.</entry>
<entry>
<inlinemediaobject>
<imageobject>
<imagedata fileref="visualdict-tree-view.png" format="PNG"/>
</imageobject>
</inlinemediaobject>
</entry>
</row>

</tbody>
</tgroup>
</informaltable>

</sect2>

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<sect1 id="menus">
<sect1info>
<authorgroup>
<author>&TC.Hollingsworth; &TC.Hollingsworth.mail;</author>
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</authorgroup>
</sect1info>

<title>Common Menus</title>

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applications will have more menu entries than those listed here, and others may
be missing some of the entries listed here.</para>

<screenshot id="screenshot-menus">
<screeninfo>A Menu Bar</screeninfo>
<mediaobject>
<imageobject><imagedata fileref="menus.png" format="PNG"/></imageobject>
<textobject><phrase>A menubar</phrase></textobject>
<caption><para>The menubar in
<ulink url="http://kde.org/applications/graphics/gwenview/">&gwenview;</ulink>.
</para></caption>
</mediaobject>
</screenshot>

<para>Some applications, like &dolphin;, do not show a menubar by default.  You
can show it by pressing <keycombo>&Ctrl;<keycap>M</keycap></keycombo>.  You can
also use this to hide the menubar in applications that support doing so.</para>

<sect2 id="menus-file">
<title>The File Menu</title>
<para>The <guimenu>File</guimenu> menu allows you to perform operations on the
currently open file and access common tasks in applications.</para>

<para>Common menu items include:</para>

<variablelist>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>N</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>New</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Creates a new file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>New Window</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Opens a new window.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>O</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
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<listitem><para>
Opens an already existing file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>S</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Save</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Saves the file. If the file already exists it will be overwritten.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
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</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Save All</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Saves all open files.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycap>F5</keycap></shortcut>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Reload</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Reloads the current file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Reload All</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Reloads all open files.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
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<listitem><para>
Prints the file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>W</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Close</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Closes the current file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Close All</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Closes all open files.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>Q</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>File</guimenu><guimenuitem>Quit</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Exits the program.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

</variablelist>
</sect2>

<sect2 id="menus-edit">
<title>The Edit Menu</title>
<para>The <guimenu>Edit</guimenu> menu allows you to modify the currently
open file.</para>

<variablelist>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>Z</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Undo</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Undo the last action you performed in the file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
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</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Redo the last action you performed in the file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>X</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Cut</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Removes the currently selected portion of the file, if any, and places a copy of
it in the clipboard buffer.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>C</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Copy</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Places a copy of the currently selected portion of the file, if any, in the
clipboard buffer.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>V</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Paste</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Copies the first item in the clipboard buffer to the current location in the
file, if any.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>A</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Select All</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Selects the entire contents of the currently open file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>F</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Find...</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Allows you to search for text in the currently open file.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycombo action="simul">&Ctrl;<keycap>R</keycap></keycombo></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Replace...</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Allows you to search for text in the currently open file and replace it with
something else.
</para></listitem>
</varlistentry>

<varlistentry>
<term><menuchoice>
<shortcut><keycap>F3</keycap></shortcut>
<guimenu>Edit</guimenu><guimenuitem>Find Next</guimenuitem>
</menuchoice></term>
<listitem><para>
Go to the next match of the last Find operation.
</para></listitem>
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