This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2016. Therefore this version remains current.
ISO/IEC 11581 applies to icons that are shown on a screen, that users can manipulate and interact with, and that
represent data or computer system functions. This part of ISO/IEC 11581 addresses only action icons. Action icons
represent actions by association with objects that prompt the user to recall the intended actions. This part of
ISO/IEC 11581 describes user interaction with and appearance of action icons on the screen. Other types of icons
are covered in other parts of the standard, listed in the Foreword.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1999-02
Edition : 1Number of pages : 15
Technical Committee:User interfaces
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