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Icon to Represent the Backup Pending Status

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000109516D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-24
Document File: 1 page(s) / 29K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Banning, KR: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

Disclosed is a design for a graphical symbol (icon) to represent the IBM Operating System/2* Extended Services Database Manager status for a database that indicates the database has a backup operation pending and is not available for general use.

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Icon to Represent the Backup Pending Status

       Disclosed is a design for a graphical symbol (icon) to
represent the IBM Operating System/2* Extended Services Database
Manager status for a database that indicates the database has a
backup operation pending and is not available for general use.

      The visual symbol emphasizes the relationship to archival
storage (a file drawer) The Recovery Tool is one of the interfaces
(the Presentation Manager* interface) to backup and restore.  The
visual symbol is shown in the figure in selected emphasis.
*  Trademark of IBM Corp.