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A toolbox provides tools to toggle the major mode of operation for an application. These tools are used to create or manipulate elements within the current document.
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[[Image: toolbox.png|A toolbox]]
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== Guidelines ==
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=== Toolbox appearance/behavior ===
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* Provide only one toolbox for your application.
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* Use a [[../SOU_Workspace/Toolbar/Docker|docker]] for the toolbox.
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* Use the header "Tools".
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* Make a toolbox two items wide by default.
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* (sequence)
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* (grouping)
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=== Tool appearance/behavior ===
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* Use only icons in the toolbox, assign a tooltip to each tool.
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* Make the tools modal.
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* Provide a simple selection tool and make it the default when the application is started.
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* Don't use tools in a toolbox that open other windows. Use the [[../SOU_Workspace/Toolbar|toolbar]] for those.
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