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United States Patent D563,480
Blaseflug ,   et al. March 4, 2008

Portion of a gaming input device having an illuminated region


CLAIM The ornamental design for a portion of a gaming input device having an illuminated region, as shown and described.
Inventors: Blaseflug; Michael (Duvall, WA), Guo; Wei (Sammamish, WA), Lum; Richard S. (Redmond, WA)
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Appl. No.: D/246,010
Filed: December 15, 2005

Current U.S. Class: D21/333 ; D14/401
Current International Class: 2101
Field of Search: D21/324,333,153R,161,459-461,273,277 D14/399-401,412-417,432,433,454,455,356 273/148B,148R 463/1,46,47 345/156-170,180,183 200/1R,5R,5A

References Cited

U.S. Patent Documents
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Primary Examiner: Deshmukh; Prabhakar
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a front perspective view of a portion of a gaming input device having an illuminated region showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a top view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a right side view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a front side view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a rear view thereof; and,

FIG. 7 is a bottom view thereof.

The broken line showing of various regions, including the unshaded areas therein, is for illustrative purposes and forms no part of the claimed design. The difference in shading in FIGS. 1 and 2 indicates a contrast of appearance between illuminated and unilluminated regions, and does not depict any particular color, texture, or material.

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