Network printing system for reprinting

Application Number: 00103092
Application Date: 2000.02.24
Publication Number: 1264862
Publication Date: 2000.08.30
Priority Information: 1999/2/24 JP 046489/1999
International: G06F3/12
Applicant(s) Name: NEC Corp.
Inventor(s) Name: Takinomoto Yoshima
Patent Agency Code: 11021
Patent Agent: jiang lilou
Abstract To enable a user to easily select contents of plural print data, which are already used for printing, while recognizing them, and to perform printing again according to the selected printing data. On the basis of inputted data, the printing data are prepared, and on the basis of the printing data, printing is executed. This system has reference image data preparing means 2, 3, 4 and 5 for preparing reference image data expressing the contents of the printing data corresponding to the preparation of the print data, display control means 10 and 12 for displaying at least one piece of reference image data prepared by the reference image data preparing means, an acquisition means 11 for acquiring the printing data corresponding to the reference image data selected out of the displayed reference image data, and printing control means 6 and 7 for executing printing on the basis of the print data acquired by the acquisition means 11.