I'm in the middle of bringing our thick and thin UI's into the 1990's (we'll
tackel the modern age later, hopefully), and one issue that's got me worked up
is our log in / out terminology.
Today, we use "Login" / "Logout" on our window titles, labels, buttons, etc. to
indicate these actions. I did a quick survey and found that Google, MSDN,
Amazon, Ebay, and Yahoo! all use "Sign In" / "Sign Out". Finally, the circa
1995 Windows UI guidelines (will they ever update those?) mention "Log On" /
What are your thoughts? Our users are frequent Excel users, so the MS
'standard' might be the way to go.
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