Glossary of Terms
- Caret is often used synonymously with Cursor. However Caret is the indicator where typed text will be inserted or will overwrite. The caret character was typically an editors mark (^) showing where a correction should be inserted.
- Cursor and Caret are often used synonymously. The Cursor is a mark to signify some action other than text insertion. For example there is a CopyCursor (engaged by Shift - Copy) which indicates where text will be copied from when the Copy key is used.
- A Dialogue Box
- Object Linking and Embedding
- The Mouse pointer
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