[Libreoffice-ux-advise] [Bug 91820] Reorganization of the menu bar for Calc

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Sat Jan 16 13:07:47 PST 2016


Michel Rudelle <mchl.rdll at gmail.com> changed:

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--- Comment #44 from Michel Rudelle <mchl.rdll at gmail.com> ---
(In reply to Eike Rathke from comment #9)
>   * Names Cells
>     * Was in the Insert menu as Names.
>     * The new name "Names Cells" doesn't make sense; if we change the
>       name then to "Named Expressions", but not to Names Cells.

As this menu item is used to name cells or expressions, it seems to me that
neither "Names Cells" nor  "Named Expressions" are suitable. "Names" is
certainly too succinct, but IMHO mention only one of the two options is not

(In reply to Eike Rathke from comment #13)
> [...] A reference is a subexpression (can be used as 
> part of a formula), the unifying term for all you can enter there is
> "named expression".

That's right (a reference is a subexpression), but difficult to understand for
an ordinary user.

May I suggest: There would be a very simple solution like "Named Cells or
Expressions". It is exhaustive and understandable by all and allowed because
menu entries can be quite long.

Best regards, Michel

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