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Method For User Controlled Variable Rate of Scrolling

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000044860D
Original Publication Date: 1984-Nov-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-06

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Berry, RE Ruiz, TM [+details]

Abstract

By using a locator device as an "accelerator" as well as direction indicator for scrolling, a user can precisely vary the scrolling rate and scroll long distances with minimal "hands-on" effort.