Bug 732 - Need a larger "New Solution" dialog
Summary: Need a larger "New Solution" dialog
Status: RESOLVED FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Xamarin Studio
Classification: Desktop
Component: General ()
Version: 2.8 Beta 1
Hardware: PC Mac OS
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Target Milestone: 2.8
Assignee: Mike Krüger
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Reported: 2011-09-10 20:29 UTC by Miguel de Icaza [MSFT]
Modified: 2011-09-12 06:30 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Miguel de Icaza [MSFT] 2011-09-10 20:29:36 UTC
With the new titles for the templates, it is not possible to read what the solution types are without involving the scrollbars:

http://tirania.org/s/5d310c56.png

We can either add multi-line support to those cells so that the text is completely readable, or we can make the solution box larger
Comment 1 Mike Krüger 2011-09-12 05:48:15 UTC
I wouldn't do the layout like that - horizontal screen space is valuable. I never understand why we're displaying the description at the right anyways.

As far as I remember I did put the description below the icons. But to make it short & simple I just made the dialog bigger.

/fixed
Comment 2 Mikayla Hutchinson [MSFT] 2011-09-12 06:30:37 UTC
The new dialog for the online templates solves this: 
http://www.screencast.com/t/00xmfi2e2W9