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Cut, copy, and paste

In human–computer interaction, cut and paste and copy and paste are related commands that offer a user-interface interprocess communication technique for transferring data. [1]

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Adhesive

An adhesive is any substance applied to the surfaces of materials that binds them together and resists separation.

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American Health Information Management Association

The American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) is a professional organization for the field of effective management of health data and medical record needed to deliver quality healthcare to the public management.

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Anti-pattern

An anti-pattern (or antipattern) is a common response to a recurring problem that is usually ineffective and risks being highly counterproductive.

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Apple Inc.

Apple Inc. (commonly known as Apple) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Cupertino, California, that designs, develops, and sells consumer electronics, computer software, and online services.

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Apple Lisa

The Lisa is a personal computer designed by Apple Computer, Inc. during the early 1980s.

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Arrow keys

Cursor movement keys or arrow keys are buttons on a computer keyboard that are either programmed or designated to move the cursor in a specified direction.

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Artificial Intelligence Center

The Artificial Intelligence Center is a laboratory in the Information and Computing Sciences Division of SRI International.

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Business administration

Business administration is the process of managing a business or non-profit organization, so that it remains stable and continues to grow.

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Character (computing)

In computer and machine-based telecommunications terminology, a character is a unit of information that roughly corresponds to a grapheme, grapheme-like unit, or symbol, such as in an alphabet or syllabary in the written form of a natural language.

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Clipboard

A clipboard is a thin, rigid board with a clip at the top for holding paper in place.

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Clipboard (computing)

The clipboard is a software facility used for short-term data storage and/or data transfer between documents or applications, via copy and paste operations.

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Clipboard manager

A clipboard manager is a computer program that adds functionality to an operating system's clipboard.

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Command (computing)

In computing, a command is a directive to a computer program acting as an interpreter of some kind, in order to perform a specific task.

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Command key

The Command key (⌘), also historically known as the Apple key, clover key, open-Apple key, pretzel key, propeller key, squiggly button, the quad button, or meta key, is a modifier key present on Apple keyboards.

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Computer keyboard

In computing, a computer keyboard is a typewriter-style device, which uses an arrangement of buttons or keys, to act as mechanical levers or electronic switches.

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Computer program

A computer program or app is a sequence of instructions, written to perform a specified task on a computer.

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Control key

In computing, a Control key is a modifier key which, when pressed in conjunction with another key, performs a special operation (for example, C); similar to the Shift key, the Control key rarely performs any function when pressed by itself.

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Control-C

Control-C is a common computer command.

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Control-V

In computing, Control-V is a control character in ASCII code, also known as the synchronous idle (SYN) character.

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Control-X

In computing, is the key combination of the control key and a key usually labeled.

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Control-Z

is a control character in ASCII code.

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Copy and paste programming

Copy-and-paste programming is the production of highly repetitive computer programming code, as produced by copy and paste operations.

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Cursor (user interface)

In computer user interfaces, a cursor is an indicator used to show the current position for user interaction on a computer monitor or other display device that will respond to input from a text input or pointing device.

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Cut and paste job

A cut-and-paste job or cut and paste approach is a pejorative reference to various kinds of work produced by "cut and paste", i.e., a quick combination of pieces of text collected from various sources, a compilation.

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Data

Data is a set of values of qualitative or quantitative variables; restated, pieces of data are individual pieces of information.

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Data (computing)

Data (or; treated as singular, plural, or as a mass noun) is any sequence of symbols giving meaning by specific acts of interpretation.

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Data buffer

In computer science, a data buffer (or just buffer) is a region of a physical memory storage used to temporarily store data while it is being moved from one place to another.

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Delete key

The delete key is a key on most computer keyboards which typically is used to delete either (in text mode) the character ahead of or beneath the cursor, or (in GUI mode) the currently-selected object.

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Direct manipulation interface

In computer science, direct manipulation is a human–computer interaction style which involves continuous representation of objects of interest and rapid, reversible, and incremental actions and feedback.

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Disk storage

Disk storage is a general category of storage mechanisms where data are recorded by various electronic, magnetic, optical, or mechanical changes to a surface layer of one or more rotating disks.

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Drag and drop

In computer graphical user interfaces, drag and drop is a pointing device gesture in which the user selects a virtual object by "grabbing" it and dragging it to a different location or onto another virtual object.

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Electronic health record

An electronic health record (EHR), or electronic medical record (EMR), refers to the systematized collection of patient and population electronically-stored health information in a digital format.

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File Explorer

File Explorer, previously known as Windows Explorer, is a file manager application that is included with releases of the Microsoft Windows operating system from Windows 95 onwards.

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Form (HTML)

A webform, web form or HTML form on a web page allows a user to enter data that is sent to a server for processing.

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Fraud

In law, fraud is deliberate deception to secure unfair or unlawful gain.

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GNU Emacs

GNU Emacs is the most popular and most ported Emacs text editor.

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Graphical user interface

In computer science, a graphical user interface or GUI, pronounced ("gooey") is a type of interface that allows users to interact with electronic devices through graphical icons and visual indicators such as secondary notation, as opposed to text-based interfaces, typed command labels or text navigation.

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Human–computer interaction

Human-computer interaction (HCI) researches the design and use of computer technology, focusing particularly on the interfaces between people (users) and computers.

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IBM Common User Access

Common User Access (CUA) is a standard for user interfaces to operating systems and computer programs.

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Information overload

Information overload (also known as infobesity or infoxication) refers to the difficulty a person can have understanding an issue and making decisions that can be caused by the presence of too much information.

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Information sensitivity

Information sensitivity is the control of access to information or knowledge that might result in loss of an advantage or level of security if disclosed to others.

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Insert key

The Insert key (often abbreviated INS) is a key commonly found on computer keyboards.

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Inter-Client Communication Conventions Manual

In computing, the Inter-Client Communication Conventions Manual (ICCCM or I39L short for "I", 39 letters and "L") is a standard for interoperability between X Window System clients of the same X server.

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Inter-process communication

In computer science, inter-process communication (IPC) is the activity of sharing data across multiple and commonly specialized processes using communication protocols.

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Interaction technique

An interaction technique, user interface technique or input technique is a combination of hardware and software elements that provides a way for computer users to accomplish a single task.

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Interface metaphor

An Interface metaphor is a set of user interface visuals, actions and procedures that exploit specific knowledge that users already have of other domains.

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Keyboard shortcut

In computing, a keyboard shortcut is a series of one or several keys that invoke a software or operating system operation (in other words, cause an event) when triggered by the user.

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Larry Tesler

Lawrence Gordon Tesler (born April 24, 1945) is a computer scientist who works in the field of human–computer interaction.

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Macintosh

The Macintosh (branded as Mac since 1998) is a series of personal computers (PCs) designed, developed, and marketed by Apple Inc. Steve Jobs introduced the original Macintosh computer on January 24, 1984.

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Macro (computer science)

A macro (short for "macroinstruction", from Greek μακρο- 'long') in computer science is a rule or pattern that specifies how a certain input sequence (often a sequence of characters) should be mapped to a replacement output sequence (also often a sequence of characters) according to a defined procedure.

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Manuscript

A manuscript is any document written by hand or typewritten, as opposed to being mechanically printed or reproduced in some automated way.

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Medical error

A medical error is a preventable adverse effect of care, whether or not it is evident or harmful to the patient.

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Meta key

The meta key is a modifier key on certain keyboards, specifically MIT and LISP machine keyboards and successors, such as the Knight keyboard, space-cadet keyboard (where it is labeled “META&rdquo), Symbolics keyboards (where it is labeled “META” or “Meta&rdquo), and on Sun Microsystems keyboards (where it is marked as a solid diamond “◆&rdquo).

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Microsoft

Microsoft Corporation (commonly referred to as Microsoft) is an American multinational technology company headquartered in Redmond, Washington, that develops, manufactures, licenses, supports and sells computer software, consumer electronics and personal computers and services.

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Microsoft Excel

Microsoft Excel is a spreadsheet application developed by Microsoft for Microsoft Windows,, and iOS.

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Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office is an office suite of applications, servers and services.

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Microsoft Windows

Microsoft Windows (or simply Windows) is a metafamily of graphical operating systems developed, marketed, and sold by Microsoft.

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Modifier key

In computing, a modifier key is a special key (or combination) on a computer keyboard that temporarily modifies the normal action of another key when pressed together.

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Moss Adams

Moss Adams LLP is one of the 15 largest (Accounting Today Top 100 Firms 2012) public accounting firms in the United States and provides accounting, tax and consulting services to public and private middle-market enterprises in many different industries.

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Mouse (computing)

In computing, a mouse is a pointing device that detects two-dimensional motion relative to a surface.

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MultiCare Health System

MultiCare Health System is a not-for-profit health care organization based in Tacoma, Washington.

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NeXTSTEP

NeXTSTEP is an object-oriented, multitasking operating system based on UNIX, which was developed by NeXT Computer in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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NLS (computer system)

NLS, or the "oN-Line System", was a revolutionary computer collaboration system from the 1960s.

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OS X

OS X (pronounced; originally Mac OS X) is a series of Unix-based graphical interface operating systems (OS) developed and marketed by Apple Inc. It is designed to run on Macintosh computers, having been pre-installed on all Macs since 2002.

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Page Interchange Language

Page Interchange Language also known as Publishing Interchange Language, or "PIL" is a public domain language that allows precise description of the layout of content on pages, groups of multiple pages or any 2-dimensional area, which it calls a "canvas." It was developed between June 1990 and June 1991 by the Professional Publishers Interchange Specification Workgroup, a committee of software and hardware vendors serving the newspaper, magazine and print advertising markets.

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Page layout

Page layout is the part of graphic design that deals in the arrangement of visual elements on a page.

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PARC (company)

PARC (Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated), formerly Xerox PARC, is a research and development company in Palo Alto, California, with a distinguished reputation for its contributions to information technology and hardware systems.

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Pastebin

A pastebin is a type of web application where users can store plain text.

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Photocopier

A photocopier (also known as a copier or copy machine) is a machine that makes paper copies of documents and other visual images quickly and cheaply.

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Photomontage

Photomontage is the process and the result of making a composite photograph by cutting,gluing, rearranging and overlapping two or more photographs into a new image.

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Pico (text editor)

Pico (Pine composer) is a text editor for Unix and Unix-based computer systems.

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Pointer (graphical user interfaces)

In computing, a pointer or mouse cursor (as part of a personal computer WIMP style of interaction) is a graphical image on the computer monitor or other display device.

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Pointing device

A pointing device is an input interface (specifically a human interface device) that allows a user to input spatial (i.e., continuous and multi-dimensional) data to a computer.

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Pointing device gesture

In computing, a pointing device gesture or mouse gesture is a way of combining pointing device movements and clicks which the software recognizes as a specific computer event and responds in a manner particular to that software.

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Privacy

Privacy (or; from privatus) is the ability of an individual or group to seclude themselves, or information about themselves, and thereby express themselves selectively.

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QED (text editor)

QED is a line-oriented computer text editor that was developed by Butler Lampson and L. Peter Deutsch for the Berkeley Timesharing System running on the SDS 940.

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QWERTY

QWERTY is the most common modern-day keyboard layout for Latin script.

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Scissors

Scissors are hand-operated shearing tools.

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Selection (user interface)

In computing and user interface engineering, a selection is a list of items on which user operations will take place.

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Shift key

The shift key is a modifier key on a keyboard, used to type capital letters and other alternate "upper" characters.

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Simultaneous editing

In Human–computer interaction, simultaneous editing is an End-user development technique allowing the user to make multiple simultaneous edits of text in a multiple selection at once through direct manipulation.

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Source code

In computing, source code is any collection of computer instructions (possibly with comments) written using some human-readable computer language, usually as text.

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Spreadsheet

A spreadsheet is an interactive computer application program for organization, analysis and storage of data in tabular form.

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SRI International

SRI International (SRI) is an American nonprofit research institute headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

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Stack (abstract data type)

In computer science, a stack or LIFO (last in, first out) is an abstract data type that serves as a collection of elements, with two principal operations: push, which adds an element to the collection, and pop, which removes the last element that was added.

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Subject–object–verb

In linguistic typology, a subject–object–verb (SOV) language is one in which the subject, object, and verb of a sentence appear or usually appear in that order.

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Subject–verb–object

In linguistic typology, subject–verb–object (SVO) is a sentence structure where the subject comes first, the verb second, and the object third.

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Teleprinter

A teleprinter (teletypewriter, Teletype or TTY) is an electromechanical typewriter that can be used to send and receive typed messages from point to point and point to multipoint over various types of communications channels.

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Terminal emulator

A terminal emulator, terminal application, term, or tty for short, is a program that emulates a video terminal within some other display architecture.

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Text editor

A text editor is a type of program used for editing plain text files.

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Toolbar

In computer interface design, a toolbar (previously known as ribbon) is a graphical control element on which on-screen buttons, icons, menus, or other input or output elements are placed.

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Undo

Undo is a command in many computer programs.

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Unix

Unix (all-caps UNIX for the trademark) is a family of multitasking, multiuser computer operating systems that derive from the original AT&T Unix, developed in the 1970s at the Bell Labs research center by Ken Thompson, Dennis Ritchie, and others.

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User interface

The user interface, in the industrial design field of human–machine interaction, is the space where interactions between humans and machines occur.

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Vi

vi is a screen-oriented text editor originally created for the Unix operating system.

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Window (computing)

In computing, a window is a graphical control element.

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X Window selection

Selections, cut buffers, and drag-and-drop are the mechanisms used in the X Window System to allow a user to transfer data from a window to another.

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X Window System

The X Window System (X11, X, and sometimes informally X-Windows) is a windowing system for bitmap displays, common on UNIX-like computer operating systems.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cut,_copy,_and_paste

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