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Paperclip Container Icon

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000105006D
Original Publication Date: 1993-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-19
Document File: 2 page(s) / 17K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Ashton, DP: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This article describes the paperclip container object. It will allow the user to open and create instances of paper clip objects that can be attached to any on-line document as a place marker. The paperclip container icon will reside on the user's workstation desktop. The user will be able to double-click on the object. This will provide a list box of all paper clips.

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Paperclip Container Icon

      This article describes the paperclip container object.  It will
allow the user to open and create instances of paper clip objects
that can be attached to any on-line document as a place marker.  The
paperclip container icon will reside on the user's workstation
desktop.  The user will be able to double-click on the object.  This
will provide a list box of all paper clips.

      At this point the user can select a paperclip, define its
characteristics (e.g., color, number, name, etc.), drag it to an
on-line document and attach it to the document as a place marker.