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A system for retrieving and displaying programming information in response to selection of a category of programming information. Programming information is presented via a schedule display having a category display, a subcategory category display, and a program display. The category display displays an array of category tiles representing categories of programming information. The subcategory display displays an array of subcategory tiles representing subcategories that are associated with the categories of the category display. The program display displays an array of program tiles that are associated with the subcategories of the subcategory display. A viewing panel extends along each of the displays for displaying one each of the category, subcategory, and program tiles. Classes of programming information are selected by scrolling the tiles of the associated displays until the desired class items are presented within the viewing panel.

Title
System for displaying programming information
Application Number
346422
Publication Number
5812123
Application Date
December 13, 1996
Publication Date
September 22, 1998
Inventor
Joseph H Matthews III
Redmond
WA, US
Frank Lawler
Seattle
WA, US
Keith Rowe
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Jones & Askew
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G06F 15/00
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