Do we call all types of progress indicators a loader.

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    Would you call all types of loaders a progress indicator?
    – Michael Lai
    Sep 4, 2023 at 23:10
  • I agree that "progress indicator" is better, since "loading" has implications about the task being performed. Jan 29 at 11:03

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and welcome to the site.

I understand your question to simply be about terminology. If that's correct, then "no" - in our company (some) people call this a "busy indicator".

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