Single screen display system with multiple virtual display having prioritized service programs and dedicated memory stacks
Dynamic generation and overlaying of graphic windows for multiple active program storage areas
Screen manager for data processing system
Definition of line unit size
Graphic highlight adjacent a pointing cursor
Display method and apparatus employing cursor panning
Data modem with adaptive synchronized speed change
Device capable of displaying window size and position
Porthole window system for computer displays
ApplicationNo. 025989 filed on 03/03/1993
US Classes:715/769, Data transfer operation between objects (e.g., drag and drop)715/781, Window or viewpoint715/835Selectable iconic array
ExaminersPrimary: Powell, Mark R.
Assistant: Ho, Ruay Lian
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassG06F 003/14
AbstractA method and apparatus for allowing selecting within a window on a computer system display within a first application program and moving that item to a second position on a display controlled by a file system manager. A file is created by the file system manager which is representative of the discrete data item selected and dragged. A representation of the data is provided on the computer system display, such as an icon specified by the application program from which the data originated and identifying file name.