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Bookmark, Shortcut, and Icon Validation Function Disclosure Number: IPCOM000020489D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Nov-24
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Nov-24

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This disclosure describes a validation function that runs manually or automatically on a user-defined schedule (once a month, for example) that checks the data to which the bookmarks, shortcuts, or icons are pointing and ensures it is still valid. The user is then presented with a list and allowed to deselect any of these invalid pointers they would like to keep. The rest are automatically deleted.