[wp-trac] [WordPress Trac] #18693: New feature pointers

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#18693: New feature pointers
 Reporter:  jane            |       Owner:  koopersmith
     Type:  task (blessed)  |      Status:  accepted
 Priority:  normal          |   Milestone:  3.3
Component:  UI              |     Version:  3.3
 Severity:  normal          |  Resolution:
 Keywords:  has-patch       |

Comment (by jane):

 Replying to [comment:76 scribu]:
 > Does each and every user in a WP install need to see the pointers?
 > IMO, it should be only admins who see it, since they're the only ones
 who can perform an update.
 > Also, in the case of the pointer to the admin bar specifically, regular
 users will notice it anyway when they try to use the admin bar.
 The point is to make new features less disorienting, which is why it
 should be shown to all users, not just admins.

Ticket URL: <http://core.trac.wordpress.org/ticket/18693#comment:77>
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