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SELECTION AND SEARCH OF TOPICS IN A GRAPHICAL OVERVIEW

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000008609D
Original Publication Date: 1998-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Jun-26

Publishing Venue

Motorola

Related People

Authors:
Egbert Lenger Bernd Lehr

Abstract

BACKGROUND in the tile manager of MS-Windows or in the tile manager of the Macintosh or the Katalog Screen in Most of the available computer operating Data Ease Express for windows. systems present their information in a graphical form (e.g. MS-Windows, OSi2, Macintosh, ..,), DESCRIBED IN THIS PAPER Specially applications offering a complex structure of different screens have the problem of giving the The idea is to use the graphical representation in user an easy access to every screen. an application for a complete overview (e.g. all screens and editable elements) in combination with A similar way of graphical presentation is used a search function.