Multiple Window Strategies

The multiple window strategy evolved at Xerox Prc with the 8010 star system and the Samlltalk programming system. On a sufficiently large and high enough reolution screen windows permit the user the multiple views that make a task easier.

Individual Window design

Window components include

Windows can be

Multiple Window Design

Options for Multiple Windows

Coordination of Multiple Tasks by Windows

Last Changed: April 10th 1995.
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