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From Matthias Seidel <matthias.sei...@hamburg.de>
Subject Re: Letter page size in Writer sidebar
Date Thu, 06 Feb 2020 18:22:24 GMT
Hi Kay,

Am 06.02.20 um 18:50 schrieb Kay Schenk:
>
> On 2/5/20 2:59 PM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>> Hi Michelle,
>>
>> Am 05.02.20 um 23:02 schrieb Michele Denber:
>>> On 02-05-2020 4:03 PM, Matthias Seidel wrote:
>>>> Hi all,
>>>>
>>>> While working on the Writer sidebar I discovered that page size
>>>> "Letter"
>>>> and "Legal" have no graphic like e.g. "A4".
>>>> Unfortunately there is not much space, so I would like to abbreviate
>>>> Letter with Ltr (and Legal with Lgl):
>>>>
>>>> https://home.apache.org/~mseidel/Letter%20size.pdf
>>>>
>>>> As a non native speaking person I would like to hear some opinions
>>>> about
>>>> that.
>>> As a native English speaking person, I'd have no problem with that. I
>>> think anyone would understand the intended meaning.
>> Thank you for your input. It is much appreciated!
>>
>> I have seen LTR on paper trays for printers.
>> As space is limited I did hope that it would still be understandable.
>
> Thanks for noticing this omission and proposing a correction. I think
> LTR and LGL would be better than "Ltr" and "Lgl". I think the mixed
> case may not be as clearly understood by some users.

I second your thoughts, but there is not enough space for uppercase letters.
I tried it with reduced font size, but that does not produce better optic.

Regards,

   Matthias

>
> -- Kay
>
>>
>> I would like to get that into the next version...
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>>     Matthias
>>
>>>              - Michele
>>>
>>>
>
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