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Pattern Dragging

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000046007D
Original Publication Date: 1983-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-07

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Halliwell, H [+details]

Abstract

Dragging is a graphics term that describes the moving of a pattern, image or shape on a CRT graphics display surface from one location to another, usually using a light pen. In other words, the pattern is selected by the light pen and moved to any other location on the CRT by following the light pen.