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Intelligent User-Driven Universal Placement and Efficacy Drag-and-Drop "Question Mark" Functionality for User Interface Help Systems

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000019559D
Publication Date: 2003-Sep-18

Publishing Venue

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Abstract

This proposal leverages that global recognition of the question mark by enabling users to click-select and drag the question mark icon over the functionality they are having a problem understanding in any area of the product User Interface to invoke a function-specific help agent for that functionality.