Button Terminology

Table 7-3 lists and illustrates some of the button types that you can use in GNOME Desktop GUIs. Use the terms in Table 7-3 when you write about buttons.

Table 7-3Button Terminology
Button Example
Arrow buttons
Color selector button
Command button
Font selector button
Icon selector buttons
Main Menu button
Toggle buttons
Toolbar buttons
Window frame buttons
Window list buttons

For more detailed information on GUI buttons, see Section A.3 ― Buttons in the GNOME Desktop.