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United States Patent D393,457
Nay April 14, 1998

Software application interface window for a display screen of a computer


The ornamental design for a software application interface window for a display screen of a computer, as shown and described.
Inventors: Nay; David Sterling (Provo, UT)
Assignee: Novell, Inc. (Provo, UT)
Appl. No.: D/000,376
Filed: October 13, 1992

Current U.S. Class: D14/487
Current International Class: 1402
Field of Search: D14/114,114.1-114.9 D18/24,27 D19/6 D10/11 395/155,157,159

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
D297243 August 1988 Wells-Papanek et al.

Other References

Manual for WordPerfect Office, Forms Maker, Version 3.0, 1990 (published in U.S.A.). .
Manual for NeXTSTEP 3.0, p. 33, 1992 (published in U.S.A.). .
Manual for Hewlett-Packard Dashboard, p. 13, (published in U.S.A.), and color brochure for Dashboard for Windows (date and place of publication unknown). .
Print of computer screen showing the Active Mailbox dialog box of NextStep 3.0, 1988-1992. .
P. 194 of NextStep 3.0 User's Guide, 1988-1992. .
MacDraw II Users Manual, Claris, display, p. 4, 1988. .
Microsoft Windows 3.1 User's Guide, Microsoft, p. 39, text box, p. 34, write window, p. 291, window button bar, p. 30, 1992. .
Business Filevision Manual, Telos Software, display, p. 2, 1985. .
Excel Quickstart, Que Corporation, p. 184, 1989..

Primary Examiner: Tung; M. H.
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Dinsmore & Shohl LLP


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a software application interface window for a display screen of a computer showing the new, original, and ornamental design, the broken line drawing of a computer is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design; and,

FIG. 2 is a front view thereof, on an enlarged scale, the window is shown separately for clarity of illustration.

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