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Telegraph

When a User Interface Control conveys to the User the result of performing some action, this is referred to as telegraphing.

A buttons label Telegraphs what will happen if the User were to click the button. More extravagant solutions might be used for more complex results. The ultimate fallback option for a complex result that is difficult to Telegraph, however, is always a confirmation modal.

Related to Feedback[[20200315193136]].

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