Browse Prior Art Database

Links that Pass Selection Position to Target

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000014245D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Apr-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-19

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

In today's graphical user interface operating system such as Microsoft Windows* or NT*, it is common for a user to navigate within and between applications by clicking on GUI objects (or widgets) with a pointing device such as a mouse. Further, in the Internet or Web world, using any of the several most commonly utilized browsers (such as Internet Explorer*), navigation to new locations is often accomplished by having the user click on visible objects. Such objects could be: a button