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Keith,

I don't think it's online, but I would suggest the Microsoft Manual of Style for Technical Publications. I have used it for years to ensure writing teams use consistent language when describing user interfaces.

Mike 
---- Keith Dvorak <[log in to unmask]> wrote: 
> I'm wondering if anyone knows of an online resource for technical writing
> for interfaces. I am not really looking for things like when to use bullets
> v numbering, or bold, or italics (though I'm not opposed to that
> information per se). What I want is something that discusses whether to use
> "click" or "type" or "press," use "select" for check boxes (or don't use
> "select"). Is it an "arrow" or "drop-down" arrow, and do I "choose,"
> "click," or "select the options presented?
> 
> Thank you for any information you can provide!
> 
> Here's to the weekend!
> 
> Keith
> 
> Fabricando fabri fimus
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