US Patent No. 10,462,264

DOWNLOADING AN APPLICATION TO AN APPARATUS


Patent No. 10,462,264
Issue Date October 29, 2019
Title Downloading An Application To An Apparatus
Inventorship Apaar Tuli, Helsinki (FI)
Assignee Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC, Redmond, WA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,462,264

1. A method comprising:displaying a shape with a perimeter on a graphical user interface, the shape being displayed without content within the perimeter of the shape;
receiving, outside a context of an application store, user input comprising a name of a first application placed within the perimeter of the shape;
in response to the user input placed within the perimeter of the shape:
identifying a second application in the application; and
downloading the second application from the application store to a memory of the apparatus.