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Multi-window System

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012248D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Apr-23
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Apr-23

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Overview: The objective of this invention is to improve the usability of GUI-based window system equipped with overlapping windows commonly used everywhere, by introducing the following additional functions. o Fully-overlapped-window for reducing the complexity of a terminal screen and enhancing the controllability of window objects in the screen o Multi-dispatch mechanism for reducing redundant user operations o Simple user interface for configuring the message translation table used by the multi-dispatch mechanism