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SECTION I - CLASS DEFINITION

This class provides for design patents claiming ornamental designs for:

1. Computer, Data Processor Equipment

2. Facsimile Equipment

3. Telegraph Equipment

4. Recording Medium or Carrier Therefor

5. Generated Image

6. Video or Audio Recording, Transmission or Playing Equipment

7. Miscellaneous

(1) Note. Design patents in this class are classified by what is claimed and shown in full lines only. Broken, hatched, or stippled lines, which may be included in design patent drawings, are considered as environment only.

SECTION II - REFERENCES TO OTHER CLASSES

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D3Travel Goods and Personal Belongings,   subclass 218 for belt attached carrier or holder for audio or communications equipment.
D6Furnishings,   appropriate subclasses for computer furniture including chair, desk, or work surface; subclasses 407 through 635for audio-visual or information recording media storage cabinet or container; and subclass 682.2 for remote control holder.
D8Tools and Hardware,   subclasses 307 through 312for knob combined with escutcheon for radio or television.
D10Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments,   subclasses 106.1 through 106.95for designs for alarm or control thereof, including remote controls specific to security systems, e.g., garage door openers, automobile keyless entry FOBs, etc.
D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 101 for laser or maser; subclasses 133-157 for electrical connector; subclass 168 for generic type, hand-held remote control; subclass 180 for electron tube; subclass 182 for transistor, semi-conductor, or integrated circuit.
D15Machines Not Elsewhere Specified,   subclass 144.2 for soldering iron.
D16Photography and Optical Equipment,   subclass 134 for film camera lens; subclass 135 for television type magnifying lens; subclasses 205-207 for cinematic apparatus; subclasses 200-229 for photographic or cinematic apparatus.
D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 1 through 12for word processor or typewriter; subclasses 4.4-4.6 for point-of-sale terminal; subclasses 6-11 for calculator; subclasses 24-33 for type font or display character subclasses 46-49 for document handler (e.g., sorter, feeder or receiver); subclasses 47-48, for sheet or copy sorter; subclasses 50-55 for computer printer, printing machine, or press.
D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclass 515 for toy computer or television; subclass 516 for toy phonograph, radio, tape or disc player; subclass 517 for toy telephone or communication equipment.
D23Environmental Heating and Cooling; Fluid Handling and Sanitary Equipment,   subclasses 370 through 384for fan.
D24Medical and Laboratory Equipment,   subclasses 107 through 213for medical diagnosis or analysis equipment.
D26Lighting,   subclasses 2 through 5for incandescent lamp.
D34Material or Article Handling Equipment,   subclasses 12 through 27for cart for television.
D99Miscellaneous,   subclass 28 for bank transaction terminal.

SUBCLASSES

[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140]    140Telephone equipment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 496.  Design for system for transmitting sound communication, normally speech, to another location via wire, cord or radio.

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230through 238 , for antenna.
240through 256 , for telephone accessory or element.

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379Telephonic Communications,   subclass 20 for equipment to measure switchboard element condition; subclass 84 for message storage on switchboard; subclass 313 for multiple section switchboard; subclasses 319 and 320 for single switchboard circuit; subclass 333 for trunk selector.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.1]    140.1Signal processor type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.  Design for equipment for central processing of telephone communication that connects, controls or processes telephone signals from distant terminals.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.1

Example of a design for a telephone mainframe or central processing unit.

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230through 238, for antenna.
301through 313, for computer mainframe equipment.
314through 340, for desk top terminal.
356through 461, for peripheral computer equipment including monitor, keypad and keyboard.

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D13Equipment for Production Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 184 for generic electrical casings.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.2]    140.2Freestanding console or cabinet:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.1.  Design for enclosed, stand-alone type telephone equipment that includes a permanent or defined work area for standing or seated operator.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.2

Example of a design for a freestanding telephone consoleor cabinet.

(1) Note. Includes base transceiver cabinet type unit.

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314through 340, for desk top type computer or terminal.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.3]    140.3And vertical louver or detail:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.2.  Design that shows upright slat type openings or other significant detail placed perpendicular to the base.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.3

Example of a handheld design for a telephone console cabinetwith a vertical louver or detail.

(1) Note. Excludes door or panel.

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312,for computer mainframe cabinet with vertical louver or detail.
240.1,for door or panel.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.4]    140.4Rack mounted or stacked type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.2.  Design for module that shows a provision for attaching to a frame type support structure or can be placed or positioned on top of similar type modules.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.4

Example of a design for a rack mounted or stacked type telephonemainframe module.

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313,for rack mounted or stacked type computer mainframe equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.5]    140.5Pedestal or exterior type:
 Design under subclass under subclass140.2 for equipment for outdoor installation.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.5

Example of a design for a pedestal type telephone module.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.6]    140.6Pole mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.5.  Design that can be attached to a telephone pole.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.6

Example of a design for a pole mounted telephone module.

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230through 238, for antenna

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D25Building Units and Construction Elements,   subclasses 126 through 132for post or beam.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.7]    140.7Switchboard or multiple line access:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.1.  Design for freestanding or desktop unit that includes switches for manually routing telephone or connections.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.7

Example of a design for a telephone switchboard.

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140.2,for fully enclosed freestanding telephone switch type cabinet.

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361Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices,   subclasses 627 and 823 for switchboard connector.
379Telephonic Communications,   subclass 20 for equipment to measure switchboard element condition; subclass 84 for message storage at switchboard; subclass 242 for centralized switching system; subclass 308 for switching apparatus; subclass 313 for multiple section switchboard; 319 and 320 for single switchboard circuit; subclass 333 for trunk selector.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.8]    140.8Desktop type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.7.  Design for telephone switchboard device designed to be placed on a table type surface.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.8

Example of a design for a desktop type telephone switchboard.

(1) Note. If a design includes a provision for placing or receiving telephone calls it is classified as a telephone.

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D6Furnishings,   for computer furniture including chair, desk or work surface.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.9]    140.9With provision for telephone set attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.8.  Design for small telephone switchboard device designed to be attached or connected to a telephone set or base unit.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.9

Example of a desktop switchboard with a provision for telephoneset.

(1) Note. If a design includes a provision for dialing or call making it is classified as a telephone.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 140.11]    140.11Includes screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.8.  Design that includes a display area for information.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 140.11

Example of a design for a desktop type telephone switchboardthat includes a screen.

(1) Note. Excludes label area for individual buttons.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 141.1]    141.1Answering machine:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.  Design for device that automatically records and plays telephone messages.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 141.1

Example of a design for a telephone answering machine.

(1) Note. If a design for an answering machine includes both a base unit and a headset it is classified as a telephone.
(2) Note. Includes LCD display.

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348Television,   subclass 14.06 for answering machine.
379Telephonic Communications,   subclass 67.1 for answering machine; subclass 902, Cross Reference Art Collection for patents relating to auto-switch devices for incoming voice data.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 141.2]    141.2Includes screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 141.  Design that includes a display area for information.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 141.2

Example of a design for a telephone answering machine withscreen.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 141.3]    141.3Caller Identification machine:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 140.  Design that indicates information pertaining to the source of a recovered call.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 141.3

Example of a design for a telephone caller identification machine.

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191,for paging device.

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379Telephonic Communications,   subclasses 88.19 through 88.21for caller identification equipment.
455Telecommunications,   subclass 415 for radiotelephone type caller identification equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.1]    203.1Digital media recorder or player:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 496.  Design that is specifically designed to play music or video images based on binary number or digital type logic such as a MP3 device.
(1) Note. Flat screen television, telephone equipment, CD and DVD players excluded.

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140,through 153, for telephone equipment.
315,through 340, for laptop computer.
341,through 247, for pocket type computer.
480.1,through 480.7, for flash drive.
498,through 511, for disk type recorder or player.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.1

Example of a design for a digital media recorder or player.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.2]    203.2Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.1.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that show the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or form.
(1) Note. The search for simulative digital media player that simulates the appearance of another object should also include the appropriate design class and subclass(es) for the actual object.

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189,for simulative radio receiver.
207,for simulative speaker.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.2

Example of a design for a digital media recorder or playerthat is simulative of another item.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.3]    203.3Pocket or portable type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.1.  Design with a case that is intended to be portable and supported by the human body or hand.

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315,through 327, for laptop type equipment.
341,through 347, for pocket type computer.

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D21Games, Toys and Sports Goods,   subclass 329 for video game.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.3

Example of a design for a pocket or portable type digitalmedia recorder or player.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.4]    203.4Folding body or case:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.3.  Design with casing that shows a top or cover that lifts or retracts.
(1) Note. Includes retractable lid or screen.

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136.5,for pocket type optical player with folding cover.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.4

Example of a design for a pocket or portable type digitalmedia recorder or player with a folding body or case.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.5]    203.5Body attached:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.3.  Design with provision to attach to the human body, apparel or belt.
(1) Note. Design should show clear show a fastening member or cord to attach to the body or apparel. A loop or cord opening, per se, is not considered.

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192,for body or clothing attached radio receiver.
205,through 206, for headphone or headset.

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D3Travel Goods and Personal Belongings,   subclass 215 through 230for carrying containers that attach to the body apparel or belt. See subclasses 247-253 for wallet.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.6]    203.6Round or oval case:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.3.  Design with casing that is circular or ovoid in plan.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.7]    203.7Includes screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.3.  Design that shows a defined area for the viewing of images or data.

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315,through 327, for laptop type equipment.
341,through 347, for pocket type computer.

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D21Games, Toys and Sports Goods,   subclass 329 for video game.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.7

Example of a design for a pocket or portable type digitalmedia recorder or player that includes a screen.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 203.8]    203.8Combined with stand:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 203.1.  Design that includes a support or holder.

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209.1,for speaker combined with holder or support.
224,for element or attachment for support or frame.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 203.8

Example of a design for a digital media recorder or playercombined with a stand.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 209.1]    209.1Combined with holder or stand:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 204.  Design for docking type media speaker.

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224.1,for holder or support for digital media type player.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 209.1

Example of a design for a speaker that is combined witha holder or stand.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 224.1]    224.1Digital media specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 224.  Design with specific provision for MP3 type player.

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209.1,for speaker combined with holder or support.
238.1,for element attachment for digital media player.

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D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 108 for battery charger for cordless appliance.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 224.1

Example of a design for a support for digital media player.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 238.1]    238.1Digital player specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 217.  Design for attachment or element for MP3 type player.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 301]    301Mainframe, central processing, or server type:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for large, powerful computer serving connected, distant terminals or central processing unit exclusive of peripheral and remote devices.

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314through 340, for desktop terminal.
356through 461, for peripheral computer equipment including monitor, keypad and keyboard.
361through 369, for tape or disc drive.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 4.4 through 4.6for point-of-sale terminal; subclasses 6-11 for calculator.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 302]    302Freestanding console:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Design that includes a permanent or defined work area for standing or seated operator.

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314through 340, for desktop type computer or terminal.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 303]    303And paper printout:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 302.  Design that includes equipment for hard copy or printed data.

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359,360, for paper tape apparatus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 304]    304Provision for seated operator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 302.  Design that provides a defined work area that includes knee space.

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D6Furnishings,   for computer furniture including chair, desk, or work surface.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 305]    305And Monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 304.  Design that includes screen display or receiver:
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 306]    306Plural:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 305.  Design that includes two or more monitors or screen type receivers.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 307]    307And Monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 302.  Design that includes screen display or receiver:
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 308]    308Cabinet:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Design for enclosed mainframe equipment or server that does not include a defined area for operator.

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313,for rack mounted or stacked module.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 309]    309Drum unit:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 308.  Design for housing the memory for a computer that includes a barrel-shape core.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 310]    310Plural identical units:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 308.  Design with duplicate or repeating cabinets or housing units that are substantially identical.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 311]    311And horizontal louver detail:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 308.  Design that includes slat type openings placed parallel to the base.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 312]    312And vertical louver detail:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 308.  Design that includes upright slat type openings placed perpendicular to the base.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 313]    313Rack mounted or stacked type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 301.  Design for module that attach to a mainframe support or stacked on top of one another.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 314]    314Desktop type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 300.  Design for small computer or computer terminal designed to be placed upon a desk or other work surface.

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300through 313, for mainframe computer.
341through 347, for pocket computer.
355through 433, for peripheral unit including monitor or keyboard.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 315]    315Laptop type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design for microcomputer that is portable, small enough for use with a user s lap, and folds into a compact position.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 316]    316Swivel display support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that includes a screen display or receiver that twists, pivots, or adjusts from side to side.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 317]    317Combined with camera:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that includes an optical lens member.

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D16Photography and Optical Equipment,   subclass 134 for film camera lens; subclasses 200-229 for photographic or cinematic apparatus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 318]    318And touch type courser pad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that includes a control wherein movement of a finger tip controls the placement of the cursor member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 319]    319Provision for compact disc (e.g., CD-ROM, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that includes a built-in drive for CD-ROM.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 320]    320Distended or keyboard type compartment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that permits the set of key members or key pad to slide or lift from the body of the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 321]    321Front loading:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that accepts a floppy disk from a panel of the design facing the user.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 322]    322Screen attached at rear edge:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 321.  Design wherein the folding display area hinges or attaches to the body of the design at the back edge of the body.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 323]    323Side loading:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design that accepts a floppy disk from a panel on either the left or right ends of the design with respect to the user.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 324]    324And handle or extending support or foot member:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 323.  Design with a carrying member or a support brace that distends from the body of the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 325]    325And trackball:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 323.  Design that includes a spherical member that is rolled against the hand to place the cursor.

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417,for trackball.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 326]    326Screen attached at rear edge:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 323.  Design wherein the folding display area hinges or attaches to the body of the design at the back edge of the body.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 327]    327Screen attached at rear edge:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 315.  Design wherein the folding display area hinges or attaches to the body of the design at the back edge of the body.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 328]    328And handle or carrying means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes a member or support for lifting by the hand.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 329]    329And handset or acoustic coupler:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes a handle-shaped part of a telephone that contains a receiver and transmitter or a modem.
(1) Note. Design must include a computer type display member.

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242,for modem or acoustic coupler or data set.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 330]    330Acoustic coupler:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 329.  Design that includes a modem only.

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242,for modem or acoustic coupler or data set.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 331]    331Separable, sliding, or folding keyboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes a set of keys for typing that may be removed from the body of the design or that folds into a compact position.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 332]    332And printing means:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes means to produce hard copy or print.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 333]    333And standard keyboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes a conventional typewriter key arrangement for typing.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 334]    334And display:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 333.  Design that includes a screen or screen type receiver.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 335]    335And monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 334.  Design that includes a full-size screen type receiver.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 336]    336Monitor type (e.g., without keyboard, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes a full-size screen type receiver.

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371through 382, for monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 337]    337And provision for disk drive:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 336.  Design that includes a disk drive.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 338]    338Keypad type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 314.  Design that includes key members in an arrangement unlike that of a standard typing keyboard.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 339]    339And display:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 338.  Design that includes a screen or screen type receiver.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 340]    340And monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 339.  Design that includes a full-size screen type receiver.

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371through 382, for monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 341]    341Pocket type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 300.  Design for small portable computer that is hand held or attached to the body.
(1) Note. Must be a complete integral unit.

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315through 327, for laptop.
426through 431, for hand-held scanner.

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D19Office Supplies: Artists and Teachers Materials,   subclasses 26 through 31for electronic book, speller, or dictionary.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 342]    342And stylus or provision therefor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 341.  Design with pen type apparatus for entering data.

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432,for stylus type bar code reader or scanner.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 343]    343And antenna:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 341.  Design with projecting aerial for sending or receiving transmitted data.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 344]    344Wrist or body attached:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 341.  Design with provision to attach between the hand and arm or other portion of the body.

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426through 313, for hand held scanner or bar code reader.
427,for hand or finger attached scanner.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 345]    345Folding or integral cover:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 341.  Design that shows plural elements that fold into a compact size, or includes a lid or top member.

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315through 327, for laptop type computer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 346]    346And keypad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 341.  Design that includes an array of key members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 347]    347Housing flared at one end:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 346.  Design wherein the body of the design narrows at the center or is wider at one end than at the center.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 348]    348Hard drive for personal computer:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 300.  Design for desktop type personal microcomputer mainframe.

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361,362, for tape reader or drive.
363through 369, for disc drive.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 349]    349Tower type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 348.  Design for desktop type personal microcomputer mainframe that rests on the narrow side and the height is greater than the width.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 350]    350And wheels:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 349.  Design that includes wheel members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 351]    351Flared or protruding base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 349.  Design wherein the edge that rests on the floor surface is wider that the top of the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 352]    352Footed (e.g., extended foot members, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 351.  Design that includes small support members that extend outwardly from the base or bottom of the housing.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 353]    353Housing includes texture:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 348.  Design that has areas of different ornamental finish or openings on the front or sides.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 354]    354Vertical:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 353.  Design wherein the texture is up-and-down type lines or openings on the front or sides.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 355]    355Horizontal:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 353.  Design wherein the texture is side-to-side type lines or openings on the front or sides.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 356]    356Peripheral equipment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 300.  Design for auxiliary device that works in conjunction with a computer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 357]    357Converter or interface:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for a device that converts or promotes electronic data from one code or form into another.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 358]    358Transmitter or receiving unit:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for a device that sends or collects an electronic signal from one computer to another.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 359]    359Perforated media reader or perforator:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for computer input device that relies on punched index-like cards or punched tape.
(1) Note. Includes mark-sensitive type card.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 360]    360Tape specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 359.  Design for input device specific to perforated continuous narrow, perforated strip.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 361]    361Tape reader or drive:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for input device specific to magnetic or optical or digital continuous narrow strip input or storage device.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 362]    362Desk top type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 361.  Design for input device for optical tape device specific to tabletop use.
(1) Note. The term "desktop" refers to the size of computer components of a "desktop" computer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 363]    363Disc drive or reader:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for input device specific to thin, flat circular plate type input media.

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260.1,for tray for optical or magnetic disc.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 364]    364Library cabinet type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 363.  Design for disc drive that provides for an array of discs and includes storage area.

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D6Furnishings,   for computer furniture including furniture for computer such as chair, desk, or work surface; subclasses 407 through 635for audio-visual or information recording media storage cabinet or container.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 365]    365Desktop:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 363.  Design for input device for disc type input device specific to tabletop use.
(1) Note. The term "desktop" refers to the size of computer components of a "desktop" computer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 366]    366And distended tray or compartment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Design that includes a member that extends from the body of the drive to hold or contain a disc.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 367]    367Module type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Design for mounting within a hard drive enclosure or housing.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 368]    368Front loading:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 365.  Design that provides for the disc to be inserted into a slot on the front of the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 369]    369Provision for plural disc:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 368.  Design that provides for two or more discs on the front of the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 370]    370Media loader or copier:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design that holds plural number of media cartridges, floppy discs, or other media and sequentially dispenses them into a drive.
(1) Note. Includes copier.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 371]    371Monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for screen type receiver or device that accepts video signals from a computer and displays information on a screen.
(1) Note. Includes liquid crystal screen.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 372]    372Head mounted:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 371.  Design intended to be worn or mounted on a human head.
(1) Note. Includes "virtual reality" type viewing monitor.

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248,249, for headset.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 373]    373Plural screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 371.  Design that includes more than one display.

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306,for main frame freestanding console with plural monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 374]    374Flat type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 371.  Design that has a thin body or wherein the depth of the body is substantially less than its width.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 375]    375And adjustable base or support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 373.  Design that includes a holding member that may be moved to an alternate position at the will of the user.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 376]    376And adjustable base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 370.  Design that includes a base member that may be moved to an alternate position at the will of the user.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 377]    377Swivel type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 376.  Design where in the monitor pivots or swings in relationship with the base member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 378]    378Controls at side of screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 377.  Design wherein knob or button members are positioned at either side of the monitor display.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 379]    379Controls at base of screen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 377.  Design wherein knob or button members are positioned at the base of the monitor display area or on the base of the monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 380]    380Circular or oval control member:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 377.  Design wherein the knob or button members show a round or ovoid configuration.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 381]    381Controls on side:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 371.  Design wherein knob or button members are positioned at the side of the monitor display.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 382]    382Controls on base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 371.  Design wherein knob or button members are positioned at the base of the monitor or on the monitor base member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 383]    383Personal access or verification type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for computer type security device that permits access to restricted area or to user access of data.
(1) Note. Includes fingerprint and retinal verification equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 384]    384Fingerprint or retinal verification type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 383.  Design that verifies the contours of the fingertip surface or the contours of the retina of the eye.

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283Printed Matter,   subclasses 68 through 70,74, 75, 78 for fingerprint reader.
356Optics: Measuring and Testing,,   subclass 71 for fingerprint pattern analysis or verification.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 385]    385Card type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 383.  Design for device that reads identification type document.
(1) Note. Includes smart card reader, encoder, and credit card reader and magnetic swipe.

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D19Office Supplies: Artists and Teachers Materials,   subclasses 9 , 10 for credit card or identification card
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 386]    386Checkreader specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 383.  Design for reading data applied to personal check or banknote.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 5 for check writer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 387]    387Including keypad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 382.  Design that includes a keypad.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 388]    388Operator interface or control:
 Design under subclass 356 used to enter or manipulate data.
(1) Note. For a design to be classified in this subclass or indented under this subclass, it cannot include a monitor. Designs that include a monitor are classified as computer terminals and are classified in the subclasses for computers.

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420through 431, for scanner.
218,for remote control.

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D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 168 for generic remote control.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 389]    389Digitizer or touch plate:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design that input data by operator touching of a screen with the finger.
(1) Note. Includes stylus type.

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341through 346, for type pocket computer.
370through 381, for computer monitor.
420through 431, for stylus for scanner or bar code reader.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 390]    390And keypad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 389.  Design that includes input button member or members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 391]    391Keyboard with chord type for fixed hand configuration:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design that shows a set location or contour for the wrist and palm members yet promotes finger access to key members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 392]    392Keyboard with conventional key arrangement:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 392.  Design for a housing for keys arranged in a manner like a standard typewriter.
(1) Note. Includes housing.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 1 through 12for typewriter or calculator.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 393]    393Divided or split axis:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 392.  Design for a keyboard wherein the keys are aligned on a "V" axis or may be split or separated to provide ergonomic hand placement.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 394]    394Adjustable:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 393.  Design wherein the keyboard separation may be physically moved to alternate positions for operator comfort.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 395]    395And piano type keys or keyboard:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 392.  Design that includes piano type key members or a piano type keyboard arrangement.

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D17Musical Instruments,   subclasses 1 through 8for musical instruments with keyboard.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 396]    396Plural key array:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 392.  Design that includes more than one grouping of keys with distinct spacing between groups.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 397]    397And trackball:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 396.  Design that includes spherical member for cursor adjustment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 398]    398And circular or oval member:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 396.  Design that includes a round or oval key or other member.
(1) Note. Excludes fastener member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 399]    399Keypad type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design that includes key members not arranged in a standard typewriter keyboard configuration.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 400]    400Computer game specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 399.  Design for keypad for playing an electronic amusement type activity only.

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412through 416, for joystick.
417,for trackball.
418,for video gun type.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 401]    401Provision for two hands:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 400.  Design configured for use simultaneously by both hands.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 402]    402Mouse:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design for hand held cursor placement tool intended to be rolled against a flat surface or "mouse" pad for use in selecting operations or the manipulation of text or graphics.

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454,for element or attachment, including cover.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 403]    403Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that show the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or overall form.
(1) Note. The search for food products that simulate the appearance of another object should also include the appropriate Design Class and Subclass(es) for the actual object being simulated.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 404]    404And alignment aid (e.g., cross hairs, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that includes a device or cross hairs to aid in exact placement of the cursor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 405]    405And hand grip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design with a provision for the human hand to wrap-around or encircle the housing.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 406]    406And array of keys:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that includes additional key members for functions in addition to cursor placement or control.
(1) Note. The additional keys may be for calculation or other functions unrelated to placement of the cursor member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 407]    407Substantially rectangular in plan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that shows four generally flat sides as viewed from the top or looking down on the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 408]    408Substantially circular or oval in plan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that is generally round as viewed from the top or looking down on the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 409]    409Asymmetrical in plan:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design that shows an unbalanced configuration on the sides as viewed from the top or looking down on the design.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 410]    410Flared at one end:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 402.  Design wherein the housing expands flares outwardly at one end.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 411]    411Stylus:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design for sharp pointed tool for exact placement of the cursor.

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342,for pocket type computer including stylus.
431,for scanner type stylus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 412]    412Joystick:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design manual cursor, stick type control device that pivots in all directions.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 413]    413And stable base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 412.  Design that is attached to a substantially flat support member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 414]    414Plural grip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 412.  Design that includes two handle members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 415]    415Grip includes button:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 412.  Design that shows a control member on the stick or control member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 416]    416Provision for finger:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 415.  Design wherein the grip member is contoured to accommodate placement of the hand or fingers.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 417]    417Trackball:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design that includes a spherical member that is rolled against the hand to place the cursor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 418]    418Video gun type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design that is in the general form of a pistol or rifle.

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D21Games, Toys, and Sports Goods,   subclasses 572 through 575for toy gun or rifle.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 419]    419Foot operated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 388.  Design for operation by the leg extremity.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 420]    420Scanner or bar code reader:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 356.  Design for inputting data into a computer system by use of light or ruby laser pulse.

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385,for card reader.
386,for check reader.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 421]    421Console type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 420.  Design that is mounted in a floor type cabinet.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 422]    422Moving document type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 420.  Design that moves or manipulates a document image in order to input data.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 423]    423Lens parallel and elevated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 420.  Design that employs an optical input member that is raised above the document source.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 424]    424Platen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 420.  Design that includes a specific area where the input document is placed.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 425]    425And cover:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 424.  Design that includes a door member that is raised or moved to cover the platen and hold the input document in place.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 426]    426Hand held:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 420.  Design that may be placed and used in the human hand.
(1) Note. Includes finger or wrist.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 427]    427Hand or finger attached:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Design that is mounted or fastened to an appendage of the wrist.
(1) Note. Includes ring mounted type.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 428]    428Pistol grip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Design that is shaped to fit and be held in the human hand in the manner of a pistol.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 429]    429And keypad or plural array of keys:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 428.  Design that includes a plural array of key members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 430]    430Enclosed grip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Design that includes a handle member that loops around to substantially surround the human hand.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 431]    431Stylus type grip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 426.  Design that is held like a writing or marking instrument.

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342,for hand held computer that includes a stylus.
411,for stylus type.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 432]    432Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design directed to parts or accessories for designs classified in subclasses 300 through 431.

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242,for modem.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 46 through 49for document handler, subclasses 50 - 59 for printing equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 433]    433Adapter, connector or coupler:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design directed to mechanical element that attaches or permits attachment of computer parts or members to one another.

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484,for tape reel, reel adapter, spool or hub.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 434]    434Docking station or memory expansion base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design for attaching the hard drive of a lap top to another hard drive, or for permitting increased memory size.

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435,for memory card or cartridge.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 435]    435Cartridge, chip, or card:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design for a small unit containing memory or a program designed to be attached or plugged into a computer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 435.1]    435.1With USB type port or connector:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 435.  Design that shows a Universal Serial Bus (USB) type connector or port.
(1) Note. Includes dongle.

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Example of a design for a cartridge, chip or card witha USB type port or connector.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 436]    436Card type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 435.  Design for a thin register for holding memory.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 437]    437ICU chip:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design for an integrated circuit component.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 438]    438Three or more contacts:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 435.  Design that includes more than two port members or terminals.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 439]    439For computer:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design specific to programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations, and stores, correlates, and electronically processes information.

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260.1,for tray for magnetic or optical disc.
300through 355, for computer housing.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 45 through 49for paper feed apparatus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 440]    440Cover:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 439.  Design specific to accessory type enclosure for programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations, and stores, correlates, and electronically processes information.
(1) Note. Includes sound deafening enclosure.

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472,for cover for teletype apparatus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 441]    441Door or panel:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 439.  Design for substantially flat member used for the front or side of a programmable electronic machine that performs high-speed mathematical or logical operations, and stores, correlates, and electronically processes information.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 442]    442Disc, floppy, or tape specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Design directed to a computer disc, floppy or tape drive.

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361through 369, for tape or disc drive peripheral unit.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 443]    443Control type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Design directed to panel insert that includes buttons, dials, or members to operate a computer.

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257,for front panel or dial for audio-visual and telecommunications equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 444]    444Including surface texture:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 441.  Design that includes areas of different ornamental finish or openings.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 445]    445Horizontal:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 444.  Design wherein the ornamentation traverses from one side to the other.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 446]    446Vertical:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 444.  Design wherein the ornamentation is up-and-down lines or openings.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 447]    447Support or base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 439.  Design for holding or mounting a computer hard drive.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 448]    448For monitor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design for screen type receiver or device that accepts video signals from a computer and displays information on a screen.

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D19Office Supplies: Artists and Teachers Materials,   subclasses 86 through 92for document or copy holder.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 449]    449Hood or visor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 448.  Design for shade type projection attachment for a monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 450]    450Bezel or shield:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 448.  Design for glare guard or surround for the display area or screen of a monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 451]    451Support or base:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 448.  Design for holding or mounting a computer monitor.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 452]    452Adjustable arm type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 448.  Design for holding or mounting a computer monitor that includes a swinging or extension type support that may be placed in different positions.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 453]    453For scanner or bar code reader:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design directed to elements or attachments of the subject matter found in subclasses 420 through 431.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 454]    454For controller:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 432.  Design directed to keyboard, joystick, mouse, touchpad, or other cursor control member.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 455]    455Keyboard or keypad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 454.  Design for holding or cradling a keyboard or keypad.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 456]    456Key:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 455.  Design for individual finger button member.
(1) Note. Includes top surface of key or key set.

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472,473, for telegraph or telegraph key.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 457]    457Support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 455.  Design for keyboard or keypad holder.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 458]    458Mouse pad:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 454.  Design a flat surface that a mouse type cursor control is rolled against:
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 459]    459And elevated wrist support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 458.  Design that includes a raised area for holding the bottom of the hand.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 460]    460Wrist support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 454.  Design that holds the bottom of one hand at an elevated area during keyboard operations.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 461]    461Elongated:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 460.  Design that holds the bottom of both hands.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 462]    462FACSIMILE EQUIPMENT:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for the electronic transmission of paper document.
(1) Note. Data may be transmitted by radio, wire, or telephone.

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D10Measuring, Testing,, or Signalling Instruments,   subclass 61 for graphic recorder; subclasses 46-121 for instrument or apparatus for measuring or Testing,.
D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclasses 133 through 157for electrical connector; subclass 168 for generic type, hand held remote control; subclass 180 for electron tube; subclass 182 for transistor, semi-conductor, or integrated circuit.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 463]    463Console or floor type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design for floor mounted cabinet.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 464]    464Platen:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design that includes a cover or lid for document.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 465]    465And handle or provision for carrying:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design that includes a member for holding or lifting.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 466]    466And handset or cradle therefor:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design that includes a hand-held telephone type receiver.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 467]    467Handset located at side:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 466.  Design wherein the telephone receiver is cradled or placed on the upper surface of the design at one side.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 468]    468And distended document tray or support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 466.  Design that includes a member that extends from the body of the design for holding a document.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 469]    469Distended document tray or support:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design that includes a member that extends from the body of the design for holding a document.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 470]    470Plural:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 469.  Design that includes more than one document support.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 471]    471Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 462.  Design directed to parts or accessories for designs classified in subclasses 462 through 469.

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242,for accoustic coupler or modem.
248,249, for handset.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclasses 46 through 49for document handler (e.g., sorter, feeder, or receiver, etc.); subclasses 47, 48 for sheet or copy sorter; subclasses 50-55 for computer printer, printing machine, or press.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 472]    472TELEGRAPH EQUIPMENT:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for communicating by sending audible electronic impulses over wire.
(1) Note. Includes teletype and telex machine.

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462through 470, for facsimile equipment.

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D10Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments,   subclass 61 for graphic recorder.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 473]    473Light pulse type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 472.  Design specifically intended the transmission of Morse Code information by the flashing of light.

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D26Lighting,   subclasses 37 through 50for hand held lantern or flashlight.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 474]    474RECORDING MEDIA OR CARRIER:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for mechanical media for capturing data, audible sounds, photographic images, or carriage therefor.

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435through 438, for game type cartridge.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 407 through 635for audio-visual or information recording media storage cabinet or container.
D9Packages and Containers for Goods,   subclasses 414 through 433for packaging type box container.
D10Measuring, Testing, or Signalling Instruments,   subclass 61 for graphic recorder.
D16Photography and Optical Equipment,   subclasses 200 through 220for camera, TV camera and computer type camera; subclasses 221-236 for projector or viewer.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 475]    475Cassette for tape:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Design for case for flat filament used for data, audio, or video recorders, players, or similar equipment.

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D18Printing and Office Machinery,   subclass 44 for film container or cassette for copy machine.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 476]    476Dual reel:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 475.  Design that includes two visible spools or tape holding members.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 477]    477And integral cover (e.g., videocassette, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 475.  Design that includes a built-in door type member that covers and protects the tape when not in use.
(1) Note. Includes videocassette.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 478]    478Disc type (e.g., CD-ROM, floppy disc, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Design for round floppy disc, CD-ROM, record, or the like.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 479]    479And rectangular cover (e.g., floppy, etc.):
 This subclass is indented under subclass 478.  Design that includes a jacket member.
(1) Note. Includes floppy disc.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480]    480And visible shutter:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 479.  Design that includes a sliding cover member that protects the interior disc when not in use.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.1]    480.1Flash drive type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Design that includes Universal Serial Bus (USB) type interface or connector.
(1) Note. The design must show a USB connector or a provision therefor.

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137,for radio receiver.
240,for element or attachment for telephone equipment.
244,for telephone modem.
348,for hard drive for personal computer.
356,for computer peripheral equipment.
383,through 387, for personal access verification device.
426,for hand held scanner or bar code reader.
432,through 434, for computer specific adaptor or computer attachment.
435,for cartridge, chip or card.
458,for transmitter.

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361Electricity: Electrical Systems and Devices,   subclass 685 and 686 for computer related support disc support drive or with input/output memory device support 737 for module with IC card or card member; subclass 752 for printed circuit board with particular conductive material or coating.
365Static Information Storage and Retrieval,   subclass 63 interconnection arrangements, subclass 131 for systems using particular element, two magnetic cells per bit.
439Electrical Connectors,   subclass 141 , 139, 140, 141 and 144 for connector with contact preventer or retractable cover part, subclass 638 for connector with insulation other that conductor sheath, two or more plural-contact coupling parts combined in one integral unit.
710Electrical Computers and Digital Data Processing Systems: Input/Output,   subclass 62 for peripheral adapting device; subclass 74 for Input/output data processing, peripheral adapting, application-specific, for data storage device.
711Electrical Computers and Digital Processing Systems: Memory,   subclass 115 for detachable memory.
D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 110 for transformer, rectifier or casing, subclasses 133, 146-153 for USB connector or element.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 480.1

Example of a design for a flash drive.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.2]    480.2Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.1.  Design that shows an ornamental feature or features that simulate the ornamental appearance of another object either as applied ornamentation or in form.
(1) Note. The search for a design that resembles the appearance of another object should also include the appropriate design class and subclass(es) for that actual object.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 480.2

Example of a design for a simulative flash drive.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.3]    480.3Combined with diverse article:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.1.  Design that, if disclosed separately, would be proper subject matter for a subsequent subclass or another design class.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.4]    480.4Biometric type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.1.  Design that includes a security device that permits or restricts access.

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383,through 387, for personal access verification device.
426,for hand held scanner or bar code reader.
432through 434, for computer specific adaptor or computer attachment.
435,for cartridge, chip or card.
458,for transmitter.

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283Printed Matter,   subclasses 658 through 70,74, 75 and 78 for fingerprint reader.
356Optics: Measuring and Testing,   subclass 71 for fingerprint pattern analysis or verification.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.5]    480.5With cap or cover:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.1.  Design that includes a top or protective covering.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 480.5

Example of a design for a flash drive with cap or cover.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.6]    480.6Swivel type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.5.  Design that is permanently attached to the body or casing and pivots or rotates to open.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 480.7]    480.7With retractable port:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 480.1.  Design that shows a USB connector that slides or pulls back inside the body or casing.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 481]    481Photographic film type cartridge or cassette:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Design for photographic film cartridge or cassette or photographic images.
(1) Note. Includes microfilm and X-ray.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 407 through 635for audio-visual or information recording media storage cabinet or container.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 482]    482Transparency or mount:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 481.  Design for film type photographic image or surround type holder therefor.
(1) Note. Includes microfiche.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 483]    483Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 474.  Design directed to parts or accessories for designs classified in subclasses 474 through 482.
(1) Note. Includes cover or case.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 407 through 635for audio-visual or information recording media storage cabinet or container.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 484]    484Reel, spool, or hub:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 483.  Design directed to cylinder upon which media is wound.
(1) Note. Includes adapter.

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260,for element or attachment for magnetic tape equipment.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 484.1]    484.1Flash drive specific:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 483.  Design for an element or attachment for a flash drive only.
(1) Note. USB port or generic connector excluded.

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435.1,for connector, adapter or coupler with USB port.

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D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 110 for transformer, rectifier or casing, subclasses 133, 146-153 for USB connector or element.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 485]    485GENERATED IMAGE:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for electronically produced symbol for computer that may be viewed on a computer screen.
(1) Note. Includes full screen menu.

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345Computer Graphics Processing and Selective Visual Display Systems,   subclasses 619 through 689for graphic object manipulation, and subclasses 441-472.3 and 947 for graphical processing of a character or font.
715Data Processing: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing,   subclasses 762 through 862for graphical object processing, especially subclasses 763, 835-839, and 846-847 for graphical processing involving icons.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 486]    486Drop down menu or full screen menu type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Design for image that fills the entire display area of a computer screen or within a strictly defined area therein.

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715Data Processing: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing,   subclasses 810 through 845and 902 for graphical menu processing, particularly subclasses 841-843 for dropdown menus.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 487]    487Button bar or scroll type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Design for a horizontally or vertically linked array of symbols within a defined area of a computer screen.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 488]    488Plural image or array:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Design for distinct, separate, plural images or symbols.

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345Computer Graphics Processing and Selective Visual Display Systems,   subclasses 619 through 689for graphic object manipulation.
715Data Processing: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing,   subclasses 762 through 862for graphical object processing, especially subclasses 835-839 for a graphical user interface involving an icon array.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 489]    489Icon:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 485.  Design for a single electronic generated symbol.

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715Data Processing: Presentation Processing of Document, Operator Interface Processing, and Screen Saver Display Processing,   subclasses 835 through 839for a graphical user interface involving an icon array, and subclasses 846-847 for icons that are not arrayed.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 490]    490And letter, number, or word:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 489.  Design that includes a symbol or symbols from the alphabet and/or an Arabic or Roman numeral or numerals.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 491]    491Including arrow:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 489.  Design that includes a pointing type directional indicator.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 492]    492Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 489.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that shows the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or overall form.
(1) Note. The search for food products that simulate the appearance of another object should also include the appropriate Design Class and subclass(es) for the actual object being simulated.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 493]    493Document:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 492.  Design that simulates a sheet of paper.
(1) Note. Includes folder or envelope.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 494]    494Animate:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 492.  Design that simulates animal life.
(1) Note. Includes part such as hand, finger, or heart.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 495]    495Humanoid:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 494.  Design that simulates human form.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 496]    496VIDEO OR AUDIO TRANSMISSION, RECORDING OR PLAYBACK EQUIPMENT:
 This subclass is indented under the class definition.  Design for mechanical or electronic machine for transmitting or reproducing visual images or audible sounds.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 497]    497Karaoke system or accessory:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 496.  Design for a music entertainment system that provides prerecorded accompaniment to songs that a performer sings live usually by following the lyrics shown on a video or screen.
(1) Note. Includes karaoke type microphone that is combined with controller or the like.

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158,for voice synthesizer or translator.
218,for remote control device used with other D14 subject matter.
225,through 229, for generic microphone.

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D13Equipment for Production, Distribution, or Transformation of Energy,   subclass 168 for generic type remote control device.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 498]    498Disc type player or recorder:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 496.  Design that plays or records compact disc type media.
(1) Note. Includes CD, DVD, HDV, optical and laser type discs.

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199,for phonographic record player or turntable.
203.1,through 203.8, for digital media player.
314,through 340, for desktop or laptop computer with built-in disc drive.
363,through 369, for disk type data drive or reader for a computer system.
370,for media loader or copier.
478,through 480, for media disc or floppy disc.

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D6Furnishings,   subclasses 407 through 635for storage case for compact disc (CD, DVD, HDV, etc.).
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 499]    499Disc oriented vertically:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 498.  Design that plays or records with the disc positioned substantially in a vertical orientation.
(1) Note. Excludes hand held or pocket type disc player or re corder.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 499

Example of a design for a disc player or recorder withthe disc placed vertically.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 500]    500Shelf type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 498.  Design that is an appropriate size for use on top of a desk type work surface or cabinet shelf.

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363,through 369, for computer disc drive.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 500

Example of a design for a shelf type CD or DVD player orrecorder.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 501]    501With lid, cover or screen that folds or retracts:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 500.  Design that shows an attached member that covers the playing mechanism or includes a display screen.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 502]    502Front loading:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 500.  Design with provision on the front surface for inserting a media disc.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 502

Example of a design for a front loading shelf type CD or DVDplayer with a extended disc tray.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 503]    503With extended disc tray:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 502.  Design with visible projecting platform or holder for disc.

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199,for phonograph or housing.
260.1,tray or support for optical of magnetic disc.
366,for disc drive or reader with distended tray or compartment.
368,through 369, for front loading disc drive for computer.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 503

Example of a design for a front loading shelf type CD orDVD player with an extended disc tray.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 504]    504Provision for plural disc:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 503.  Design with a provision for more than one media disc.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 504

Example of a design for a frontloading shelf type CD or DVDplayer that shows provision for plural disc.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 505]    505With array of three or more identical control members:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 502.  Design with an array of three or more knobs or controls that are identical and aligned.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 505

Example of a design for a shelf type CD or DVD player withan array of three or more identical control members.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 506]    506Circular:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 505.  Design with an array of identical and aligned round knobs or controls.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 506

Example of a design for a shelf type CD or DVD player withan array of three or more identical and circular control members.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 507]    507Hand held or pocket type:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 498.  Design with a small case that is intended to be supported or carried by a human hand.

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341,through 347, for pocket type computer.
368,through 369, for front loading disc drive for computer.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 507

Example of a design for a hand held or pocket type CD orDVD player.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 508]    508Simulative:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 507.  Design that includes an ornamental feature or features that show the ornamental appearance of another article either as applied ornamentation or form.
(1) Note. The search for simulative digital media player that simulates the appearance of another object should also include the appropriate design class and subclass(es) for the actual object.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 509]    509Round or oval body or case:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 507.  Design that shows a circular or ovoid body in plan.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 509

Example of a design for a hand held or pocket type CD orDVD player with a round or oval body or case.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 510]    510Curved on one side:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 507.  Design that shows one edge of the body in plan that is curved.

Image 1 for class D14 subclass 510

Example of a design for a hand held or pocket type CD orDVD player with a body or case that is curved on one side only.

  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 511]    511Element or attachment:
 This subclass is indented under subclass 498.  Design for a part or accessory for a compact disc player (CD, DVD, HDV, etc).
(1) Note. Excludes a portion of the body or case.
  

CROSS-REFERENCE ART COLLECTIONS

[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 900]    900Kiosk type information terminal:
 Collection of design and utility patents that show a free-standing structure, often open on one of more sides, that includes a computer screen or monitor used for the public display or posting of information.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 901]    901Bank teller terminal:
 Collection of design and utility patents that show a computer or a computer monitor for use by a financial worker such as an accountant or bank attendant to electronically conduct or display financial transactions or information.
  
[List of Patents for class D14 subclass 902]    902Consumer transaction terminal:
 Collection of design and utility patents that show a computer or computer monitor for electronically conducting or displaying sale information or commercial type business activities.
  

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