View Single Post
Old 11-16-2011, 06:06 PM   #13
Human being with feelings
Join Date: May 2006
Location: Saskatoon, Canada
Posts: 1,846

Originally Posted by nicholas View Post
Yes I've seen this before and never quite understood the argument.

The more powerful, feature rich and capable any software is, the more easily a new user can be confused or frustrated if they try to do everything at once.

The best answer in my view is for people to understand that patience is a virtue and Rome wasn't built in a day. Take it step by step, on a need to know basis and be methodical.
I agree completely. At some point software has to choose between powerful/feature-rich/capable and new-user-friendly/pretty/simple. It is at that point these virtues stop being twin goals and start being points at the opposite ends of a continuum.
mymusic -
mywork -
plush2 is online now   Reply With Quote