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Icon to Represent Unknown Status

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000109210D
Original Publication Date: 1992-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-23
Document File: 1 page(s) / 25K

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Banning, KR: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

Disclosed is a design for a graphical symbol (icon) to represent the IBM Operating System/2* (OS/2*) Extended Services Database Manager status for a database that indicates the database status is being determined, or cannot be determined. The database may not be available for general use.

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Icon to Represent Unknown Status

       Disclosed is a design for a graphical symbol (icon) to
represent the IBM Operating System/2* (OS/2*) Extended Services
Database Manager status for a database that indicates the database
status is being determined, or cannot be determined. The database may
not be available for general use.

      The visual symbol emphasizes the relationship to the unknown
status by indicating a simplified question mark. The visual symbol is
shown in the figure in selected emphasis.
*  Trademark of IBM Corp.