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A SYSTEM AND METHOD TO RESTORE YOUR MEMORY IN MULTIPLE TASKS SCENARIO

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000241252D
Publication Date: 2015-Apr-09
Document File: 4 page(s) / 56K

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Abstract

The disclosure introduces an auto recording system which tracks the key operations in a multiple tasks working environment. Once you forget what you want to do to the pre-opened window the system will help you restore several key tasks before that so you can remember the purpose of this active application.

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A SYSTEM AND METHOD TO RESTORE YOUR MEMORY IN MULTIPLE TASKS SCENARIO

In a multiple tasks working scenario, it always happens that you will forget what you want to do when you switch to a task you worked before. This invention will help record some key operations so can remind you what you have done and what you want to do next .

Here are some common scenarios that you may forget what to do:


1) You receive an email and there is a link in it which is your task. Then you click the link and before the page opened you are interrupted by other tasks. After you switch back and the page was opened but you forget where you have opened this link.


2) You are updating a long list in one document based on another. So you need frequently switch from this one to the other. And in the middle you are interrupted, then after you switch back you forget what you have updated and what's the next.


3) You have a list in document A and would like to search something in another page one by one. Before the search is finished you are interrupted again by something else. After you come back you may need search again from the beginning if you forget the progress before.

This invention is introducing an auto recording system which will record the last several key operations you did for each active task , and you can replay the steps if you forget what to do next. It's a automatic system so you do not need do anything to trigger the recording, and even you will not notice that unless you need help from it.

This system will start an agent which will keep a queue of snapshots that record your operation history. It will not record every activity you've ma...