Looking for evidence for defacto Activation methods

10 Jan 2005 - 12:29pm
9 years ago
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Stephen Mallett
2004

Hi,
can anbody point in the direction of Activation mehods to be used with a
various operating systems.

Questions such as why do we use the following :-
Left mouse click
Left Mouse button Down
Left Mouse button Up etc...

It is stuff many of us use but I have trawl through the history.
Any links to evidence\papers would be excellent
Thanks in advance for anything - the search engines are calling me back :)
Stephen

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10 Jan 2005 - 12:37pm
Dave Malouf
2005

> Questions such as why do we use the following :- Left mouse
> click Left Mouse button Down Left Mouse button Up etc...
>
> It is stuff many of us use but I have trawl through the history.
> Any links to evidence\papers would be excellent Thanks in
> advance for anything - the search engines are calling me back

Stephen are you asking why mouse-down is treated differently than mouse-up?
And if so, where/why those decisions were made for each OS's actions?

-- dave

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