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United States Patent D625,326
Allen October 12, 2010

Animated image for a display screen


CLAIM The ornamental design for an animated image for a display screen, as shown and described.
Inventors: Allen; Andrew (Seattle, WA)
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Appl. No.: D/354,024
Filed: January 19, 2010

Current U.S. Class: D14/488
Current International Class: 1404
Field of Search: D14/485-95 D18/24-33 D20/6,52 D21/324-33 715/700-867,973-77

References Cited

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D614664 April 2010 Barcheck et al.
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Primary Examiner: Tung; Melanie H
Attorney, Agent or Firm: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.


FIG. 1 is a first image in the sequence for an animated image for a display screen showing the new design;

FIG. 2 is the second image thereof;

FIG. 3 is the third image thereof;

FIG. 4 is the fourth image thereof;

FIG. 5 is the fifth image thereof;

FIG. 6 is the sixth image thereof;

FIG. 7 is the seventh image thereof;

FIG. 8 is the eighth image thereof;

FIG. 9 is the ninth image thereof;

FIG. 10 is the tenth image thereof;

FIG. 11 is the eleventh image thereof;

FIG. 12 is the twelfth image thereof;

FIG. 13 is the thirteenth image thereof;

FIG. 14 is the fourteenth image thereof:

FIG. 15 is the fifteenth image thereof;

FIG. 16 is the sixteenth image thereof;

FIG. 17 is the seventeenth image thereof;

FIG. 18 is the eighteenth image thereof;

FIG. 19 is the nineteenth image thereof;

FIG. 20 is the twentieth image thereof; and,

FIG. 21 is the twenty first image thereof.

The appearance of the animated image sequentially transitions between the images shown in FIGS. 1-21. The process or period in which one image transitions to another forms no part of the claimed design. The even length broken line showings of an X and a rectangle in FIGS. 19-21 form no part of the claimed design. The uneven length broken line showing of the display screen is for environmental purposes and forms no part of the claimed design.

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