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Microsoft® Manual of Style, Fourth Edition by Microsoft Corporation

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page

Refers to one of a collection of web documents that make up a website. Use page to refer to the page the user is on, that is, the particular document, or to a specific page such as the home page or start page.

Also, use page instead of screen to refer to an individual screen within a wizard.

palette

A collection of colors or patterns that users can apply to objects, such as the color display in Control Panel.

Users click an option in a palette. Capitalize the palette name, and use bold formatting.

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In the Color palette, click the color that you want.

pan

Use to refer to moving the screen in multiple directions at a controlled rate, as you would pan a camera to see different views in the environment. For contact gestures, use to refer ...

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