Video-frequency display device with thermal key function and its method

Application Number: 00108166
Application Date: 2000.05.09
Publication Number: 1277384
Publication Date: 2000.12.20
Priority Information: 1999/6/15 KR 22400/99
International: G09G5/00
Applicant(s) Name: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Inventor(s) Name: Choe Chunyvn;Kim Hongchae
Patent Agency Code: 11105
Patent Agent: ma ying
Abstract A video display apparatus having user-selected hotkey functions and a method of using them is disclosed in which a function of the video display system can be changed by a user. Information on a menu item is selected by a user from an OSD menu which the video display apparatus has stored in a memory unit as hotkey button information. The information is read from the memory unit to be executed whenever the user selects a given hotkey button. The hotkey button information may be re-set according to the user's desires, so that the user controls the functions of the video display apparatus with more ease and convenience.