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Title:
PRINT DEVICE, OUTPUT DEVICE, AND SCRIPT GENERATION METHOD
Document Type and Number:
WIPO Patent Application WO/2004/085163
Kind Code:
A1
Abstract:
A screen area has a print area set to a first screen (70) in which one pixel has 4-byte information and a second screen (72) in which one pixel has 1-byte information. A full color image is plotted in the first screen (70) while a character and an illustration image are plotted on the second screen (72). The second screen (72) is superimposed on the first screen (70). Furthermore, an operation screen (74) in which one pixel has 4-bit information and which displays information required for device operation is superimposed to obtain a display screen (76) and RGB data is output so as to be displayed on a monitor. Contents of the first screen (70) and the second screen (72) are described as a script and this script is analyzed to create a print image and print it.

Inventors:
Miyazawa, Shunsaku c/o SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (3-5 Owa 3-chom, Suwa-shi Nagano 02, 39285, JP)
Oshima, Yasuhiro c/o SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (3-5 Owa 3-chom, Suwa-shi Nagano 02, 39285, JP)
Application Number:
PCT/JP2004/004404
Publication Date:
October 07, 2004
Filing Date:
March 29, 2004
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Assignee:
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (4-1 Nishi-Shinjuku 2-chome, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 11, 16308, JP)
Miyazawa, Shunsaku c/o SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (3-5 Owa 3-chom, Suwa-shi Nagano 02, 39285, JP)
Oshima, Yasuhiro c/o SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (3-5 Owa 3-chom, Suwa-shi Nagano 02, 39285, JP)
International Classes:
B41J21/00; G06K15/00; G06K15/02; G06T11/60; H04N1/387; H04N1/64; (IPC1-7): B41J21/00
Foreign References:
JPH04100145A
JPH11177740A
JPH07285245A
JPH0965108A
JP2002287916A
JP2002288682A
Other References:
See also references of EP 1607229A1
Attorney, Agent or Firm:
ITEC INTERNATIONAL PATENT FIRM (Pola-Nagoya Bldg, 9-26 Sakae 2-chome, Naka-k, Nagoya-shi Aichi 08, 46000, JP)
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