What is HyperCard? - Definition from WhatIs.com
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HyperCard is an early (1986) Macintosh application that enables users to author hypertext pages, called cards, without any programming knowledge. A set of cards, called a stack, can be linked together to allow readers to navigate through the stack in a non-linear manner by clicking on buttons or objects associated with an action script.

This was last updated in September 2005
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