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A method to make precise and instant operation on changeable or long layout of mobile device

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000238321D
Publication Date: 2014-Aug-18
Document File: 3 page(s) / 75K

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Abstract

Our invention offers a new solution to solve the problems such as make precise operation when layout jumping higher or lower, and easy click when screen is too long. In our method, user can simply sweep a line or hold the screen for a short while to frozen the target part of screen. Then user can make an action such as click one button. System will deliver the action to the original screen by the mapping. Furthermore, it can provide user to save several frozen part and make instant and precise operation when needed. The main advantages of our invention over existing solution are: (1) It provides an easy way for user to make precise action on changeable layout of mobile devices. (2) It saves the time and effort for user to make operations for quite long pages on mobile devices.

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A method to make precise and instant operation on changeable or long layout of mobile device

As we know, the screen of mobile devices is usually so limit that many widgets such as keyboard or menu bar have to struggle for the most eye-catching. However, it may cause the whole layout not stable like jumping higher or lower. Therefore, user may make some misoperation and get bad experience.

Furthermore, the pages are usually longer and longer and user has to scroll up and down many times to finish some operation.

So we could say it has become a significant challenge to design a method which can provide an approach for user to make precise and convenient operation under changeable layout or too long page.

Our invention offers a new solution to solve the problems mentioned above. In our method, user can simply sweep a line or hold the screen for a short while to frozen the target part of screen. Then user can make an action such as click one button. System will deliver the action to the original screen by the mapping.

The main advantages of our invention over existing solution are:


(1) It provides an easy way for user to make precise action on changeable layout of mobile devices.
(2) It saves the time and effort for user to make operations for quite long pages on mobile devices
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The most common scenario is when user finishes input by the keyboard, and then move away to click the other element such as another input box or button. But at the same time the keyboard drawback and the whole screen stretch. This may lead to a misoperation for the original element has moved. User may have to return to the prior screen and be very careful to make a precise action in the changeable layout.

   To overcome this common issue, our invention contains below steps:
(1) User finish one action and next action may cause layout change(101)

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