Using button icons

Using button icons
Applications of today - whether for the Web or standalone - began to focus more and more on the user interface. 
 There was a time you have to write lines and lines of commands or go through numerous menus to perform a specific task.
Now the developers implemented a simple processors, with the help on the screen near the all important element of the application, which will make even the most complex task seem like a walk in the park. 
 The easiest and most effective to create and easy to use interfaces to add the self-explanatory icons. 
 These small images that take a few tens of pixels more than once to have more sense of the whole paragraph of text. 
 It's more convenient and efficient way to insert the code than it is to write a letter explaining the particular job.Symbols are very important to the user interface.
People want to use the features of one application to the maximum, not like it when they could not find how to complete a specific task.  
This is why the developers always create shortcuts for the main tasks that can be done using the application. 
 These should be items on the shortcut to attract the attention of the user, so that adding symbols will do the trick in most cases. 
 Must be related to specific codes for this task, so, for example, a disk icon will be promoting a great visual button "Save", as the icon for the printer fits perfectly inside the button "Print". There is a good set of icons in the interface greatly improve communication between the user and application. Colored icons, and in most cases, larger than the text description of the feature relate to the application, and in this way, it is much easier to be seen.
Most applications today use the symbols, even though pretty much all developers do not bother to implement a custom designed icons in their applications.  

In fact, the settlement with the symbols of the default operating system in the stock market is not such a bad thing as some people think. 
 Computer users may sometimes some problems in adapting to new applications, especially if they have different interfaces of applications pre-installed on users' computers.
What happens if you want to save and you're looking for a disk icon, but you can not find it because the developer decided to use the star symbol? If so, there will be poor communication between the user and the application, because the icons and interface are different from those used for the user. Application developers should not fall into this trap just because they like some other symbols, and they do not want to use the same default system icons of old, because it would do more bad than good. Preferably the default system icons to most used applications, so users can and will learn how to use your application a lot faster. Functions and commands easier to understand, because users will not be able to recognize iconic symbols faster.
If he wants to give the application developer a distinct look, you should use professional, custom-made icons, designed specifically for the application. Today, these services are affordable, and you will be able to tell the designer how you want to look like symbols. 

 In most cases, you should not go with the look completely different from the symbols of the system (for the reasons mentioned above), but we must try to give them a unique, personal touch, and the application will stand out from the crowd and will look much better than the other, and thus attract more users. Change the colors, for example, is the easiest way to get new codes similar so far.
We have good communication between the user and the application, developers must predict all the potential problems that can cause interface users. Buttons are too small? They are too big? Can be moved around the screen bars? What about menus, users can add new items to them? Also, can replace icons and other graphics with some of its own? What about users with special needs?
Unfortunately, there are a lot of developers to ignore such problems, and create interfaces and rigid, and that can not be changed by users to fit better.  

The simple answer to this problem is to create multiple skins, different colors and different symbols.
Should be the application of "standard" skin in the beginning, and then hides few different, for example skin, narrow border with buttons only major small and large icons, or "expand" the skin with many of the toolbars and buttons, each with a small icon for. Also, the skin will be high-contrast colors and symbols very appreciated by the users suffer from eye problems. Apart from all these, developers should also allow users to create their own custom skin and the use of various symbols.

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