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Resizable dialogs are important, especially when you have any scrollbars.

September 11, 2007

If a dialog has scrollbars, it should also be resizable and save the last size & location it was given.


Windows Vista’s wireless network dialog below is not resizable, yet it often has more entries than I can see at one time. Wouldn’t it just be easier if everybody could use the <Grid> element…

[Good morning today…went running and took the bus to work.]


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One Comment
  1. Miha permalink

    I wholeheartly agree with you. In fact I often rant about MS and fixed dialogs or other such artifacts. I don\’t get it, too. Is it really that hard to make them resizable?

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