Presentation Manager


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Presentation Manager

The elephantine graphical user interface to the OS/2 operating system.

Presentation Manager

A graphical user interface (GUI) library used to develop OS/2 applications. Character-based OS/2 applications can be developed similar to DOS applications, but OS/2 PM applications are graphics based like Macintosh, Windows and Motif applications. The term used to be the name of the interface itself, which was later named Workplace Shell.
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The primary function of the results presentation manager is to select the most appropriate presentation method for each analytical result; e.
According to the company, Unipier's Presentation Manager solution provides subscribers with a context-sensitive user experience by transforming existing portals into personalised environments.
Under the agreement the Unipier Presentation Manager has been incorporated into Starhome's Roaming Mate solution to enhance the service provided to roaming customers.
As expected from McGraw-Hill/Irwin, the text has an Instructor's Resource Manual, a separate Solutions Manual, hard-copy and Computest versions of a Test Bank, Presentation Manager, Video Library, and Web Page.
Being able to put themselves in that scene is key to making customers feel comfortable about buying, says Becca Ostendorf, presentation manager at the Bass Pro Shops in Cincinnati.
It seems that digital presentations usually take one of two forms--those developed using presentations software (such as Presentation Manager or PowerPoint), and those developed on the Web.
The Cross-GUI Handbook for Multiplatform User Interface Design extensively documents the features of the so-called WIMP (Windows, Icons, Menus, Pointing Devices) paradigm employed in five of today's environments: Microsoft Windows and Windows NT, OSF/Motif, NeXTSTEP, IBM OS/2 Presentation Manager, and Apple Macintosh.
The client software for staff modules, originally developed to run in an OS/2 Presentation Manager environment, is now being converted to run under the MS-Windows, Macintosh, OS/2, and SUN OSF/Motif platforrns.
The RPA 2000 computer display uses the OS/2 Presentation Manager environment for user-friendly operation.
The agents are polled by the NetWare Services Manager, a management console application that runs on a personal computer using Windows or OS/2 Presentation Manager.
The new programs offer increased display performance for large drawings, can update revised geometries automatically, and have menu support for the OS/2 Presentation Manager.

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