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The Incrementor: A Graphical Technique for Manipulating Parameters



Sanford P. Ressler


The incrementor is a visually compact, flexible, and consistent mechanism for modifying the variables presented to the user. A locator (i.e., mouse) with two usa-buttons is the required input device. The names of the variables appear in the center of one or two pairs of arrows, and the value of the variable appears just below the right arrow and to the left of the up arrow.
Acm Transactions on Graphics


graphical technique, parameters


Ressler, S. (1987), The Incrementor: A Graphical Technique for Manipulating Parameters, Acm Transactions on Graphics (Accessed May 23, 2024)


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Created January 1, 1987, Updated February 17, 2017