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Motif and CDE 2.1 Style Guide Reference


This document uses the following conventions:

Typeface or Symbol Meaning Example
Enter A key on the keyboard When the user presses Delete, delete the text.
SELECT, ADJUST, TRANSFER, MENU A virtual mouse button The SELECT button selects text.
MB1, MB2, MB3 A physical mouse button (where MB1 is the leftmost button) Make MB1 the SELECT button.
Push button A new term A push button is a control that displays a label or graphic that represents an action.


A reference page For more information, see the

Control reference page.

ls A command Use ls -a to list all files.

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