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Commit 5cc71a37 authored by Paul Cutler's avatar Paul Cutler

Remove preferences docs for features no longer in the clock; update docs for...

Remove preferences docs for features no longer in the clock; update docs for general prefs and add docs for location and weather prefs (fix BGO 581505)
parent def1c640
......@@ -3,8 +3,8 @@
"http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.1.2/docbookx.dtd" [
<!ENTITY legal SYSTEM "legal.xml">
<!ENTITY appletversion "2.5.3.1">
<!ENTITY manrevision "2.6">
<!ENTITY date "June 2009">
<!ENTITY manrevision "2.7">
<!ENTITY date "January 2010">
<!ENTITY applet "Clock">
]>
<!--
......@@ -23,6 +23,7 @@
<title>&applet; Manual</title>
<copyright>
<year>2009</year>
<year>2010</year>
<holder>Paul Cutler</holder>
</copyright>
<copyright>
......@@ -107,6 +108,14 @@
<para role="publisher">GNOME Documentation Project</para>
</revdescription>
</revision>
<revision>
<revnumber>Clock Applet Manual V2.6</revnumber>
<date>&date;</date>
<revdescription>
<para role="author">Paul Cutler</para>
<para role="publisher">GNOME Documentation Project</para>
</revdescription>
</revision>
<revision>
<revnumber>Clock Applet Manual V2.5</revnumber>
<date>February 2004</date>
......@@ -313,36 +322,37 @@ The <application>&applet;</application> applet displays the date and time, and w
<!-- ============= Preferences ============================= -->
<sect1 id="clock-settings">
<title>Preferences</title>
<title>Clock Preferences</title>
<para>
To configure <application>&applet;</application>, right-click on the applet, then choose <guimenuitem>Preferences</guimenuitem>. </para>
To configure the <application>&applet;</application>, right-click on the applet, then choose <guimenuitem>Preferences</guimenuitem>. You will be presented with three tabs to change preferences for <guimenuitem>General</guimenuitem>, <guimenuitem>Locations</guimenuitem> or <guimenuitem>Weather</guimenuitem>.</para>
<sect2 id="generalprefs">
<title>General Preferences</title>
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Clock type</guilabel></term>
<term><guilabel>Clock Format</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>Select one of the following options:</para>
<itemizedlist>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>12 hour</guilabel></para>
<para>Display the time in the a.m./p.m. format.</para>
<note><para>This option is not shown if your session language does not use the 12 hour clock.</para></note>
<note><para>This option is not shown if your session language does not use the 12 hour clock.
</para></note>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>24 hour</guilabel></para>
<para>Display the time in the 00.00 to 24.00 format.</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>UNIX time</guilabel></para>
<para>Display the time in seconds elapsed since January 1, 1970. Developers are the primary users of UNIX time. </para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Internet time</guilabel></para>
<para>Display Internet time in the applet. Internet time is the same all over the world, which enables Internet users to synchronize to a common time. The day is divided into 1000 parts called ".beats".</para>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Show the date</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>Select this option to display the date in the applet.</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Show seconds</guilabel></term>
......@@ -351,18 +361,106 @@ The <application>&applet;</application> applet displays the date and time, and w
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Show date</guilabel></term>
<term><guilabel>Show the weather</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>Select this option to display the date in the applet.</para>
<para>Select this option to display the the current weather forecast at your location.
The weather will be displayed as an icon for sunny, cloudy, rain or more.</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Show temperature</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>Select this option to display the temperature at your location.</para>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>
</sect2>
<sect2 id="locationprefs">
<title>Location Preferences</title>
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Use UTC</guilabel></term>
<term><guilabel>Locations</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>Select this option to display Universal Coordinated Time, also known as Greenwich Mean Time, in the applet.</para>
<para>You can add one or more locations and their local time to be displayed in the Clock.
To add a location:</para>
<itemizedlist>
<listitem>
<para>Press <guilabel>Add</guilabel></para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para>Type the city, region or country name and as you type a list of options will appear
in a drop down box. Select a match from the pop-up and the <guilabel>Timezone</guilabel>,
<guilabel>Latitude</guilabel>, and <guilabel>Longitude</guilabel> entries will be
automatically filled in.</para>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>
</variablelist>
</sect2>
<sect2 id="weatherprefs">
<title>Weather Preferences</title>
<variablelist>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Weather</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>You can display the Temperature unit in one of the following options from the drop down box:
</para>
<itemizedlist>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>F</guilabel> (Fahrenheit)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>C</guilabel> (Celsius)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>K</guilabel> (Kelvin)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Default</guilabel> The default display for your region.</para>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
<varlistentry>
<term><guilabel>Wind speed unit</guilabel></term>
<listitem>
<para>You can display the Temperature unit in one of the following options from the drop down box:
</para>
<itemizedlist>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Beaufort scale</guilabel></para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Knots</guilabel></para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>mph</guilabel> (miles per hour)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>km/h</guilabel> (kilometers per hour)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Dm/a</guilabel> (meters per second)</para>
</listitem>
<listitem>
<para><guilabel>Default</guilabel> The default display for your region.</para>
</listitem>
</itemizedlist>
</listitem>
</varlistentry>
</variablelist>
</sect2>
</sect1>
</article>
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