Author Topic: A really stupid question about the 'Virus Database Has Been Updated' graphic  (Read 3089 times)

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Offline Sir Les

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Here's the stupid question: what's the little symbol to the left of the 'X' at the top of the graphic?  I haven't been game enough to click on it to find out!   :-[

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Offline Pondus

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you mean the pin...... ;D.......if you click it the popup will stay there untill you click it away.... ;)

Offline Sir Les

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OK - next stupid question...........>>
« Reply #3 on: February 24, 2010, 07:12:00 PM »
Why would you want it to stay there?  You must have seen it to pin it, so why keep it there?   :)

Offline spg SCOTT

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Various reasons...

- you can't read it in time before it disappears
- so you can take a screenshot
- to show someone else

that's all I can think of for now... ;)

the format is the same for all popups, be it updates or detections, the pin is there to be used.


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Offline lukor

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Maybe someone may love how the dialog looks like - hence the pin.

Offline Lisandro

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I haven't been game enough to click on it to find out!   :-[
Pin and you'll have that time ;D
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