The openSearch specification provides descriptions for search engines, and most have them. For instance, in Firefox they are: Amazon.com Search Bing. Search by Microsoft. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia etc. When you hover over an engine in the search dropdown, you see: Search using Amazon.com Search using Bing Search using Wikipedia What you should see when hovering over a search engine is the description.
With one button search, this really isn't possible anymore. I wonder if we should be showing the description as a tooltip in the preferences?
mverdi: Can you offer an opinion on this? Just wondering if I should keep open or close. The core question is - should tooltip on our one off engines show just the name of the engine or the description? Keeping in mind we also show the "search ENGINENAME" in the field above.
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