Dialog Stack Design Questions

Ian Wood revlist at azurevision.co.uk
Wed Feb 20 09:37:15 EST 2008

What kind of dialog boxes do you needing to show?

My personal take is that dialog boxes should be kept as simple as  
possible, and therefore the built-in answer and ask commands cover  
about 90% of my needs plus a small number of separate stacks for the  
remaining more complex ones.


On 20 Feb 2008, at 13:58, Len Morgan wrote:

> I'm wondering what is the "recommended" way of handling a lot of  
> dialog boxes in applications.  There are a couple of way of handling  
> this that I've thought of but I don't know what would be considered  
> "best:"
> 1) A separate stack for each dialog.
> 2) One dialog stack with multiple cards (one for each dialog).
> 3) Some other approach.

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