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Machine readable action symbols

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000184460D
Original Publication Date: 2009-Jun-26
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2009-Jun-26

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

Disclosed is a method for the user to scan or electronically insert symbols into a document so that prescribed actions are automatically performed. The user will specify a set of symbols and, for each symbol, an associated action to be performed so that, when the symbols are detected, the associated actions are automatically performed.