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Human Factors technical reports 83-031 - 84-028

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Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). Human Factors; Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). Industrial Design


This box contains the following technical reports, filed in the same order as this list:
1) Introduction of VDT's : a manager's guide
2) Alternative displays
3) Portable computers in the market
4) Comparative evaluation of chairs
5) Acceptable IDIN mounting configurations
6) Control action of VR241 thumbwheel controls
7) Maximum force acceptable for removing a connector
8) Location of switches of the VT220 modem front bezel
9) Installation of VDT's : an operator's guide
10) Evaluation of the palmrest for the VT100
11) Rocker switch evaluation : CT project
12) Cursor control prototype
13) IVIS and color blind or color weak users
14) A-to-Z electronic mail testing results
15) LQP03 customer installability evaluation
16) LA100 printhead adjustment guide
17) Tempest customer installability
18) Terminal stand height adjustment decal evaluation
19) IBM PC AT customer installability evaluation
20) MicroPDP-11 user friendly diagnostics evaluation
21) Evaluation of LN03 cable connectors and dip switches
22) Study on the ease of use of DECreporter
23) Human factors recommendations for VT230
24) Human factors recommendations for the Maya tape drive
25) Diagnostics
26) Wall mount positions for Poseidon
27) Human factors testing on the DECserver 100 installation guide
28) Human factors progress issues on DECmate III
29) IDIN installation test
30) DECmate III installation audit
31) Pegasus user interface
32) Evaluation of icons for Rainbow 50 diagnostics displays
33) Evaluation of VAXstation 100 user interface
34) Rainbow 50 system box customer installation
35) Testimony presented to U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor, Subcommittee on Health and Safety
36) The science (and art) of human factors : making computers easy-to-use, and the people who use them more productive
37) Experiment results : T-shaped vs. bar-shaped keypad layout
38) Human factors concerns and recommendations for the VT200 family system stands
39) A human factors evaluation of screen filter design
40) Human factors behavioral analysis of screen anti-glare treatment
41) PC 25 screen font design schedule


Technical Report

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Digital Equipment Corporation records

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Technical reports: Human Factors Department usability and ergonomics studies


Gift of Hewlett-Packard Company

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