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Number: 345/184
Name: Computer graphics processing, operator interface processing, and selective visual display systems > Display peripheral interface input device > Mechanical control (e.g., rotatable knob, slider)
Description: Subject matter wherein the operator uses a rotatable knob or interconnected mechanical arms to input data or to control the position of a cursor.










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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
6859682 Pet robot charging system Feb. 22, 2005
6847357 Remote control device having wheel and ball switches for controlling functions of an electronic machine Jan. 25, 2005
6843356 Rotating actuator Jan. 18, 2005
6842169 Hand-held electronic device with multiple input mode thumbwheel Jan. 11, 2005
6838851 Inner-force providing input device having a power-operated actuator for generating a click feel Jan. 4, 2005
6839050 Tactile interface device Jan. 4, 2005
6839663 Haptic rendering of volumetric soft-bodies objects Jan. 4, 2005
6828957 Haptic-sense-generation input device that is reduced in size by a gear mechanism Dec. 7, 2004
6828518 Shock absorbent roller thumb wheel Dec. 7, 2004
6823222 Portable processor-based system Nov. 23, 2004
6813524 Appliance control system with auxiliary inputs Nov. 2, 2004
6809727 Roller with tactile feedback Oct. 26, 2004
6809722 Hand-held mobile mouse Oct. 26, 2004
6798397 Mouse with cantilevered roller Sep. 28, 2004
6781569 Hand controller Aug. 24, 2004
6769689 Turn-table adapter capable of being attached to a game device and portable game device using the same Aug. 3, 2004
6757001 Method of using physical buttons in association with a display to access and execute functions available through associated hardware and software Jun. 29, 2004
6756967 Manual input device improved in operatability and multifunctionality, and vehicle-mounted control device using it Jun. 29, 2004
6750889 User interface apparatus for displaying a range indicator for setting a plurality of target objects Jun. 15, 2004
6744427 Character input interface for compact electronic devices Jun. 1, 2004
6741232 User interface for a data processing apparatus May. 25, 2004
6724367 Manually-controlled device for moving a cursor Apr. 20, 2004
6717572 Modular rolling axis apparatus Apr. 6, 2004
6710771 Information processing method and apparatus and medium Mar. 23, 2004
6710707 Vehicle-mounted input device Mar. 23, 2004
6710565 Manual inputting device capable of imparting manipulation feeling Mar. 23, 2004
6704694 Ray based interaction system Mar. 9, 2004
6686911 Control knob with control modes and force feedback Feb. 3, 2004
6674428 Thumbwheel selection system Jan. 6, 2004
6647338 Navigation device Nov. 11, 2003
6639581 Flexure mechanism for interface device Oct. 28, 2003
6636197 Haptic feedback effects for control, knobs and other interface devices Oct. 21, 2003
6633277 Compact 3-state data entry device Oct. 14, 2003
6630923 Three-dimensional input apparatus Oct. 7, 2003
6630922 Handedness detection for a physical manipulatory grammar Oct. 7, 2003
6613997 Control device for a joystick Sep. 2, 2003
6593667 Car-mounted input device Jul. 15, 2003
6587056 Solid state flight deck modules and components thereof Jul. 1, 2003
6583783 Process for performing operations using a 3D input device Jun. 24, 2003
6567079 Portable computer system with ergonomic input device May. 20, 2003
6559882 Domestic appliance May. 6, 2003
6552720 Device and method for communications and entertainment having a barrel user-interface Apr. 22, 2003
6552714 Portable pointing device Apr. 22, 2003
6546231 Communication terminal device and rotary operation key Apr. 8, 2003
6535793 Method and system for remote control of mobile robot Mar. 18, 2003
6512449 Screen display method for portable information terminal Jan. 28, 2003
6489950 Hand-held electronic device with auxiliary input device Dec. 3, 2002
6483500 Computer system with jog dial function and the user interface scheme thereof Nov. 19, 2002
6480188 Thumbwheel selection system Nov. 12, 2002
6469697 Digital rotary switch signal reading circuit Oct. 22, 2002

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