ISO/IEC 17549-2:2015 gives guidelines on the design of navigation methods for selection menus with use of a 4-direction device. A 4-direction key is an example of a 4-direction device. The guidelines are applicable to any information equipment on which the display area is associated with the 4-direction device.

ISO/IEC 17549-2:2015 also provides recommendations for parameters for display screen settings, character sets, and languages in use.

ISO/IEC 17549-2:2015 is not applicable to safety-related uses on menu navigation.

General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2015-05
  • Edition : 1
    Number of pages : 16
  • :
    ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 35
    User interfaces
  • 35.240.20
    IT applications in office work

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