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Aspects of the present invention relate to a method of controlling the appearance of a graphical object in a graphical user interface. In an embodiment of an aspect of the invention, an object, such as a widget, in a graphical user interface comprises an instance of a widget class in which arr defined properties and/or methods which control operation of the object; and an associated instance of a look object class in which are defined properties and/or methods which control the look of the object.

Title
Displaying graphical objects
Application Number
10/111928
Publication Number
7030890 (B1)
Application Date
November 1, 2000
Publication Date
April 18, 2006
Inventor
Jean Stephane Villers
Cergy
FR
Emile Nguyen Van Huong
Paris Cedex
FR
Bruno Jouet
Paris Cedex
FR
Agent
Osha Liang
Assignee
Thomson Licensing
FR
IPC
G09G 5/00
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