US Patent No. 10,599,607

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR INTERPRETING CLICKS ON A MULTI-FUNCTION INPUT DEVICE


Patent No. 10,599,607
Issue Date March 24, 2020
Title Method And System For Interpreting Clicks On A Multi-function Input Device
Inventorship Stephen Boatner Loe, Allen, TX (US)
Assignee TEXAS INSTRUMENTS INCORPORATED, Dallas, TX (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,599,607

1. A method for interpreting clicks on a multi-function input device comprised in a digital device, the method comprising:receiving a click from the multi-function input device;
determining a position of the click on the multi-function input device and a cursor displayed on a display comprised in the digital device;
performing an action according to the position of the click when the cursor is a cursor designated as a cursor requiring a click at a specific position on the multi-function input device; and
performing an action associated with the cursor when the cursor is not a cursor designated as a cursor requiring a click at a specific position on the multi-function input device.