Forms often have boxes XE
"drop menus" where XE
"menu:drop" the needed
information XE "typing:into boxes"
can be typed in, or can be selected
from a drop list, making typing
unnecessary. In some cases, information
needs to be entered, but the box will not
take typing. The clue is an arrow
pointing downward, which means that a menu
can be dropped.
In the view, the mouse pointer (active at the tip of the arrow) is pointed on the button with the down-arrow.
Clicking drops a list, commonly called a menu. Any entry in the list may be selected by clicking with the
A keyboard shortcut may be available from dropping lists.
sometimes drops a list. In QuickBooks, this
works on lists where the content is a fixed part of the program. It does not work on lists where the user can