[Printing-architecture] Preview for CPD

Petrie, Glen glen.petrie at eitc.epson.com
Fri Apr 17 11:54:49 PDT 2009

> and the usability test results proved that the preview is a huge
> success and needs to be 100% "true". users will fully depend on
> it to start trusting the print process, and trust cannot be
> betrayed by a quick hack.
> no generic image can be a replacement and no army of engineers
> can discuss away this requirement.

In the end, the application may decide to just send you a "caned image";
thus, the "preview" of what is mute.

It is never just usability nor engineering who should decide; it is the
end user.  Usability and engineering provide options in the best way(s)
they can.  It should be the user choice.

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