Transitional image for a portion of a display screen

- Microsoft
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FIG. 1 is a front view of the first image of a transitional image for a portion of a display screen showing our new design; and,

FIG. 2 is a front view of the second image thereof.

The appearance of the image transitions sequentially between the images shown in FIGS. 1-2. The process or period in which the first image transitions to the other forms no part of the claimed design. The broken line showings of a portion of a display screen and text and numbers in both views are for illustrative purposes only and form no part of the claimed design.


The ornamental design for a transitional image for a portion of a display screen, as shown and described.

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Other references

  • Image from Microsoft Research Sideshow, by Microsoft Corporation, date unknown but prior to the filing of the present application.

Patent History

Patent number: D553632
Type: Grant
Filed: Aug 17, 2006
Date of Patent: Oct 23, 2007
Assignee: Microsoft Corporation (Redmond, WA)
Inventors: Marcus Harvey (Seattle, WA), Michael James Hone (Seattle, WA), Stephan Hoefnagels (Seattle, WA), Donald J. Lindsay (Mountain View, CA), Charles Cummins (Seattle, WA)
Primary Examiner: M. H. Tung
Attorney: Banner & Witcoff, Ltd.
Application Number: 29/248,454