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A method, apparatus and program storage device for providing customizable, immediate and radiating menus for accessing applications and actions. Upon initiation of a predetermined user action, such as a right-click operation, a primary menu is displayed and a second radial menu is displayed proximate the primary menu with the cursor position at a predetermined location for minimizing cursor manipulation for selecting a menu item from the second radial menu.

Title
Method, apparatus and program storage device for providing customizable, immediate and radiating menus for accessing applications and actions
Application Number
11/683487
Publication Number
8352881 (B2)
Application Date
March 8, 2007
Publication Date
January 8, 2013
Inventor
Jeffrey John Smith
Raleigh
NC, US
David Thomas Windell
Raleigh
NC, US
Patrick Gabor Nyeste
Raleigh
NC, US
Mark E Molander
Cary
NC, US
Timothy Andreas Meserth
Durham
NC, US
David Frederick Champion
Durham
NC, US
Agent
Konrad Raynes Davda & Victor
William Konrad
Assignee
International Business Machines Corporation
NY, US
IPC
G06F 15/177
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