Patents by Inventor Maria-Nancy A. Domini

Maria-Nancy A. Domini has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 6085206
    Abstract: In an electronic word processing system environment, a system and method for verifying the accuracy of the grammatical composition of a sentence and the spelling of words within the sentence in an electronic document. A sentence is extracted from the electronic document. It is determined whether any of the words in the sentence are misspelled. If any of the words are misspelled, then an indication is displayed in a combined spelling and grammar dialog box. Determination is made whether the sentence is of proper grammatical composition. If the sentence does not have proper grammatical composition, then an indication is displayed in the combined spelling and grammar dialog box. These tasks may be repeated for each sentence in the document until the entire document has been proofed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 1996
    Date of Patent: July 4, 2000
    Assignee: Microsoft Corporation
    Inventors: Maria-Nancy A. Domini, Ronald A. Fein, Anthony D. Krueger