Menu commands are displayed in bold text with a hyphen (-) separating the menu name and the command. For example, 'Click File – New' instructs you to select the File menu, then select the New command, while 'Click Edit – Paste' instructs you to select the Edit menu, the select the Paste command.

Terminology conventions

This guide uses terminology common to Windows applications. The following terms are used throughout the guide:

Term

Action / Description

Select

Highlight an item using the left mouse button or the appropriate keyboard commands.

Point

Position the mouse pointer so that its tip rests on what you want to point to on the screen.

Click

Point to an item with the mouse pointer, then press and immediately release the left mouse button without moving the mouse.

Right-click

Point to an item with the mouse pointer, then press and immediately release the right mouse button without moving the mouse.

Double-click

Point to an item with the mouse pointer then press the left mouse button twice in rapid succession without moving the mouse.

Drag

Point to an item with the mouse pointer, then press and hold the left mouse button while you move the mouse. When you have moved the item to its desired position, release the mouse button.