Saved Queries in 2.19.1
chicks at chicks.net
Mon Dec 6 18:11:22 UTC 2004
On Mon, 6 Dec 2004, Gervase Markham wrote:
> No, it wasn't - it was just moved. As part of a drive to simplify the UI, you
> now save searches from the results screen rather than the query creation
> screen - scroll to the bottom.
> This means that you don't do the rather counter-intuitive
> "formulate query - run query - yes this is the right query - press back -
> type in save name - press Search to save query"
> "formulate query - run query - yes this is the right query - type in name -
> save query".
That makes sense, but for those of us who do it right the first time being
able to create a query and name it and put it on our bottom bar all at the
same time was very handy. So you've gone from:
- get it right with one click on one screen
- get it right on one screen, see the expected results, and then click to
Admittedly this is much easier for newbs to understand, but I hope
somebody produces a patch that reverses the dumbing down for folks who are
used to and like the old way.
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