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0006646MediaMonkey (current)Framework: Skinningpublic2015-02-05 15:13
Reporterrusty 
PriorityhighSeverityfeatureReproducibilityalways
Status newResolutionopen 
Product Version4.0 
Target Version4.0.7Fixed in Version 
Summary0006646: Search bar facelift
DescriptionThe search bar should be made more modern looking, and adopt more modern conventions--similar to firefox, chrome, ie, etc.

It should retain its current functionality though:
-ability to modify search mode
-ability to intelligently guess possible search terms
-ability to use recent search terms
Additional InformationOriginally raised at:
http://www.mediamonkey.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=36392#p188794
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rusty

2010-11-05 12:52

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search_facelift.jpg (10,317 bytes)
search_facelift.jpg (10,317 bytes)

gege

2011-03-31 13:15

reporter   ~0023993

Using this new style for the search box, it's possible to follow a logical workflow, from left to right:
- first, we choose "Search mechanism";
- then we type;
- then we do the search.
The magnifier icon is reassigned to start the basic search, which is standard behavior in virtually every modern application and webpage.
Advanced search is not lost, it's just re-accommodated in menu.