I just got to mind that some installers / wizards or application sometimes underline a single (or more) characters.

Can someone brighten me up and explain why this is done?


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I'm asking here because I think it has something to do with UX / Accessibility maybe?


Possible shortcuts are via the keyboard.

Quote from here: journalofaccountancy.com/.../thoseunderlinedlettersinthetoolbar.html

Those underscores are very useful because they give users an alternative way—without the mouse—to activate many commands.

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