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Window

A brokerage firm's cashier department, where delivery of securities and settlement of transactions take place.

Window

1. A physical place at a bank or brokerage where a customer goes to receive services. For example, a client may approach a window at a bank to deposit a check or make a withdrawal. Likewise, a client goes to a window at a brokerage to settle an account or deliver and receive securities.

2. A time during which it would be advantageous to conduct a certain transaction. For example, an investor has a window in which to make a profit on a security by buying while the price tends to rise and selling when it tends to fall.

window

A period of time during which an action can be expected to generate a successful result. For example, underwriters may have a window for corporate debt issues sandwiched between two periods of heavy U.S. Treasury offerings.
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As in Section 3, the use of a scroll bar gives us a way to use the second curve in animating the development of the graph.
You have a scroll bar that can change Base Quarter Sales from $80,000 to $120,000 in $1,000 increments.
As an additional follow-up to the orientation by length interaction, we analyzed each scroll bar length separately.
While Borland has included an optional graphics mode since version 1.0, this option simply changed the looks of the user buttons on the right side of the screen, the mouse pointer, and the scroll bar. Version 3.0 enhances the display mode to include a fully graphical spreadsheet work area.
But this is far different than grabbing a scroll bar as if it is a cord to some venetian blinds.
You'll see, among other things, up and down blue arrows on the bottom of the vertical scroll bar (see screenshot at right).
The browser may deem that a horizontal scroll bar is needed on a smaller screen, but it will utilise more of the large screen.
Besides these links, you can simply use the scroll bar at the right of the introductory screen to view the alphabetized list.
As the user moves the horizontal scroll bar, layers of organs from the most posterior begin filling in the skeleton, until eventually anterior muscle, subcutaneous tissue, and overlying skin complete the human picture.
Picture Window contains a scroll bar which lets users scroll more of the picture into view whenever the window is smaller than the dimensions of the picture.
After a few iterations, we found that a gestured drag at the top or bottom of the screen would trigger the scroll bar to move on its own will.