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TIRER/LACHER [1 record]

Record 1 2006-06-08


Subject field(s)
  • Information Processing (Informatics)
  • Computer Graphics

To move or to copy text with a mouse by placing the mouse pointer on selected text, dragging the mouse pointer to another location, and releasing the mouse button to drop the selected text at that location.


  • Traitement de l'information (Informatique)
  • Infographie

Action par laquelle l'utilisateur sélectionne un objet à l'écran,le déplace jusqu'à une autre position, puis le lâche pour déclencher une action sur cet objet.

Key term(s)
  • glisser et déplacer


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