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Hi Johannes,

2010/10/28 Johannes Bausch <>

I really like the idea. Many new people (children) who start working
with an office suite don't know what tabs are (well, at least that's
what I encountered). Seeing them as dynamic whitespace like this would
be a great help. Maybe this could be enhanced even further: why not
making it rescalable with the mouse, and, while you do it, a line
indicator showing your current position on the ruler shows up? When
you release your mouse key, the ruler hides again.


This could then be
enhanced even further by making snap points in the ruler.

In a similar way it's done in Draw and Inksacpe?

An office suite should work intuitively. We're working more and more
with the mouse; tabs have never been the best idea for people who work
not so frequently with word or writer.

 Le 2010-10-27 12:11, Mirek M. a écrit :

Hey everyone,
New post about managing tabs without rulers:

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