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United States Patent D612,392
Bouchard ,   et al. March 23, 2010

Graphical user interface for a portion of a display screen

Claims


CLAIM The ornamental design for a graphical user interface for a portion of a display screen, as shown and described.
Inventors: Bouchard; Thomas (Seattle, WA), Chen; Joy (Seattle, WA)
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Appl. No.: D/296,037
Filed: October 12, 2007

Current U.S. Class: D14/487 ; D14/489
Current International Class: 3200
Field of Search: D14/485-495 715/700-705,716,727,730,748,750,751,760-762,775-781,786,787,808-810,832-846,863-867,973-977

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Primary Examiner: Sincavage; Joel
Assistant Examiner: Fluegeman; Deanna
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.

Description



The FIGURE illustrates a graphical user interface for a portion of a display screen showing our new design.

The difference in grayscale shading in the FIGURE symbolically represents a contrast of appearance. The broken line showing of a portion of a display screen is for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

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