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User Controllable Translucent Modal Dialog

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012852D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Jun-03
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-03

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Provide a way to temporarily "unblock" a modal dialog, allowing users to perform non-destructive tasks such as browsing with the underlying system; this reduces modality and enables users to get contextual information about errors or data entry