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COOPERATIVE PATENT CLASSIFICATION
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COIN-FREED OR LIKE APPARATUS (coin sorting G07D 3/00; coin testing G07D 5/00;
{
handling coins or paper currencies apart from payment activated apparatus G07D; payment architectures, schemes or protocols G06Q 20/00
}
)
[2013‑01]
NOTE


  • This subclass does not cover constructions or details of apparatus which includes, or is combined with, coin-actuated mechanisms but is not specially adapted or modified for use therewith. Such constructions or details are covered by the relevant subclass for the particular apparatus.
  • In this subclass, the following term are used with the meaning indicated:
    • {
      "coin-freed" means "payment activated"
      }
    • "coins" covers also tokens or the like.
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Coin inlet arrangements; Coins specially adapted to operate coin-freed mechanisms (coins in general A44C) [2013‑01]
G07F 1/02
.
Coin slots [2013‑01]
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G07F 1/04
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Coin chutes [2013‑01]
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G07F 1/041
. .
{
with means, other than for testing currency, for dealing with inserted foreign matter, e.g. "stuffing", "stringing" or "salting"
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 1/042
. . .
{
the foreign matter being a long flexible member attached to a coin
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/043
. . . .
{
Cutting or trapping of the flexible member or the attached coin
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/044
. . . .
{
Automatic detection of the flexible member
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/045
. . .
{
the foreign matter being in the form of liquids
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/046
. .
{
with means for dealing with jamming, e.g. by bent wires
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/047
. .
{
with means for temporarily storing coins
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 1/048
. .
{
with means for damping coin motion
}
[2013‑01]
.
Coins specially adapted to operate coin-freed mechanisms [2013‑01]
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Coin testing or sorting means or arrangements for coin-freed apparatus (apparatus for testing coins for use apart from coin-freed apparatus G07D) [2013‑01]
WARNING

  • The groups G07F 3/00 to G07F 3/027 are no longer used for the classification of new documents from October 1, 2007. The backlog of these groups is being continuously reclassified to the group G07D 5/00 and subgroups
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G07F 3/02
.
for testing coins [2013‑01]
G07F 3/022
. .
{
according to shape or size
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 3/025
. .
{
according to material
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 3/027
. .
{
according to milling or relief
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 3/04
.
for sorting coins [2013‑01]
WARNING

  • This group is no longer used for the classification of new documents from October 1, 2007. The backlog of this group is being continuously reclassified to the group G07D 3/00 and subgroups
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Coin-actuated mechanisms; Interlocks [2013‑01]
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G07F 5/02
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actuated mechanically by coins, e.g. by a single coin [2013‑01]
G07F 5/04
. .
wherein two or more coins of the same denomination are required for each transaction [2013‑01]
G07F 5/06
. .
wherein two or more coins of different denominations are required for each transaction [2013‑01]
G07F 5/08
. .
wherein the use of two or more coins or an equivalent single coin is optional for each transaction; wherein the use of two or more coins or an alternative equivalent combination of coins is optional for each transaction [2013‑01]
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G07F 5/10
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actuated electrically by the coin, e.g. by a single coin [2013‑01]
G07F 5/12
. .
wherein two or more coins of the same denomination are required for each transaction [2013‑01]
G07F 5/14
. .
wherein two or more coins of different denominations are required for each transaction [2013‑01]
G07F 5/16
. .
wherein the use of two or more coins or an equivalent single coin is optional for each transaction; wherein the use of two or more coins or an alternative equivalent combination of coins is optional for each transaction [2013‑01]
.
specially adapted for controlling several coin-freed apparatus from one place (interlocks per se G07F 5/26) [2013‑01]
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G07F 5/20
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specially adapted for registering coins as credit, e.g. mechanically actuated [2013‑01]
G07F 5/22
. .
electrically actuated [2013‑01]
.
with change-giving (coin-changing mechanisms per se G07D) [2013‑01]
.
Interlocks, e.g. for locking the doors of compartments other than that to be used [2013‑01]
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Mechanisms actuated by objects other than coins to free or to actuate vending, hiring, coin or paper currency dispensing or refunding apparatus
{
(handling coins or paper currencies apart from coin-freed or like apparatus G07D; complete banking systems G07F 19/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/005
.
{
Details or accessories
}
[2013‑01]
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by keys or other credit registering devices
{
(for producing a coded signal for use together with coded identity cards G07F 7/10)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/025
. .
{
by means, e.g. cards, providing billing information at the time of purchase, e.g. identification of seller or purchaser, quantity of goods delivered or to be delivered
}
[2013‑01]
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by paper currency [2013‑01]
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by returnable containers,
{
i.e. reverse vending systems in which a user is rewarded for returning a container that serves as a token of value
}
, e.g. bottles [2013‑01]
. .
{
by fluid containers, e.g. bottles, cups, gas containers
}
[2013‑01]
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{
by carts
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0627
. . .
{
in which the trolleys or carts are kept fixed or linked onto a rail or barrier
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/0636
. . .
{
in which the trolleys or carts are kept in a restricted zone such as a coral-like enclosure, or are passing a gate before use is possible
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0645
. . . .
{
in which the trolleys or carts are kept in a box or container designed to transport or store a row of trolleys or carts as a whole
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0654
. . .
{
in which the lock functions according to a "pinching of the token" principle, i.e. the token is held between two members
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0663
. . .
{
Constructional details of the housing of the coin or token activated lock, or of mounting of the coin-lock on the trolley or cart
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/0672
. . .
{
Special lock-activating tokens, serving as replacement of a payment or of a coin
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0681
. . . .
{
in which a card, pay-card or card-like object is used as the special token required to get permission or activate the lock to use the trolley or cart
}
[2013‑01]
. .
{
by box-like containers, e.g. videocassettes, books
}
[2013‑01]
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by coded identity card or credit card
{
or other personal identification means (without personal verification means G07F 7/02)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/0806
. .
{
Details of the card (record carriers per se G06K)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/0813
. . .
{
Specific details related to card security
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/082
. . . .
{
Features insuring the integrity of the data on or in the card
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0826
. . . .
{
Embedded security module
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/0833
. . .
{
Card having specific functional components
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/084
. . . .
{
Additional components relating to data transfer and storing, e.g. error detection, self-diagnosis
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0846
. . .
{
On-card display means
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0853
. . .
{
On-card keyboard means
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/086
. .
{
by passive credit-cards adapted therefor, e.g. constructive particularities to avoid counterfeiting, e.g. by inclusion of a physical or chemical security-layer (for security documents G07D 7/00; for the reading of record-carriers in general G06K 7/00; for the design of coded credit-cards G06K 19/10)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0866
. .
{
by active credit-cards adapted therefor (G07F 7/1008 takes precedence)
}
[2013‑01]
NOTE

  • Attention is drawn to the note after group G07F 7/1008.
  • The cards referred to in this group are transferable like regular cash money. They contain a monetary value represented by a coded number in a protected memory, to be loaded by cash payment or from account
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G07F 7/0873
. .
{
Details of the card reader
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/088
. . .
{
the card reader being part of the point of sale [POS] terminal or electronic cash register [ECR] itself
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0886
. . . .
{
the card reader being portable for interacting with a POS or ECR in realizing a payment transaction
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/0893
. . .
{
the card reader reading the card in a contactless manner
}
[2013‑01]
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together with a coded signal
{
e.g. in the form of personal identification information, like personal identification number [PIN] or biometric data
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1008
. . .
{
Active credit-cards provided with means to personalise their use, e.g. with PIN-introduction/comparison system
}
[2013‑01]
NOTE

  • In this group, the term "active credit card" embraces any portable, self-contained device, provided with circuits enabling it to exchange data with a partner in order to conduct a transaction.
. . .
{
Devices or methods for securing the PIN and other transaction-data, e.g. by encryption (arrangements for secret communication, see H04L 9/00)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/1025
. . .
{
Identification of user by a PIN code
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/1033
. . . .
{
Details of the PIN pad
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1041
. . . . .
{
PIN input keyboard gets new key allocation at each use
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/105
. . . .
{
Only a part of the PIN is required to be input
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 7/1058
. . . .
{
PIN is checked locally
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1066
. . . . .
{
PIN data being compared to data on card
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1075
. . . .
{
PIN is checked remotely
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1083
. . . .
{
Counting of PIN attempts]
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/1091
. . . .
{
Use of an encrypted form of the PIN
}
[2013‑01]
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Card verification [2013‑01]
G07F 7/122
. . .
{
Online card verification
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/125
. . .
{
Offline card verification
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 7/127
. . .
{
in which both online and offline card verification can take place
}
[2013‑01]
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Details other than those peculiar to special kinds or types of apparatus (coin inlet arrangements G07F 1/00; coin testing arrangements G07F 3/00; coin-actuated mechanisms, interlocks G07F 5/00) [2013‑01]
.
{
displaying the inserted coins
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 9/006
.
{
Details of the software used for the vending machine
}
[2013‑01]
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Devices for alarm or indication, e.g. when empty; Advertising arrangements in coin-freed apparatus (alarms or warning devices indicating the interruption of flow to be metered G07F 15/10) [2013‑01]
G07F 9/023
. .
{
for display, data presentation or advertising arrangements in payment activated and coin-freed apparatus
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 9/026
. .
{
for alarm, monitoring and auditing in vending machines or means for indication, e.g. when empty
}
[2013‑01]
.
Means for returning surplus or unused coins [2013‑01]
.
Coin boxes [2013‑01]
.
Counting total of coins inserted [2013‑01]
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Casings
{
or parts thereof
}
, e.g. with means for heating or cooling [2013‑01]
. .
{
Heating or cooling means, for temperature and humidity control, for the conditioning of articles and their storage (dispensers for food articles requiring a processing by temperature treatment or conditioning before they are ready for dispensing G07F 17/0064)
}
[2013‑01]
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Coin-freed apparatus for dispensing, or the like, discrete articles [2013‑01]
G07F 11/002
.
{
where the dispenser is part of a centrally controlled network of dispensers
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 11/005
.
{
Special arrangements for insuring that only one single article may be dispensed at a time
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 11/007
.
{
wherein the storage and dispensing mechanism are configurable in relation to the physical or geometrical properties of the articles to be stored or dispensed
}
[2013‑01]
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from non-movable magazines [2013‑01]
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in which magazines the articles are stored one vertically above the other [2013‑01]
. . .
{
for sheet shaped or pliable articles
}
[2013‑01]
. . .
supported individually on pivotally-mounted flaps or shelves [2013‑01]
. . .
arranged in two column in staggered relationship [2013‑01]
. . .
two or more magazines having a common delivery chute [2013‑01]
. . .
with means for automatically changing to reserve stacks [2013‑01]
. . .
with means for raising the stack of articles to permit delivery of the topmost [2013‑01]
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Delivery means [2013‑01]
G07F 11/165
. . . .
{
Delivery by means of an xyz-picker or multi-dimensional article picking arrangement
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 11/18
. . . .
Recessed drawers [2013‑01]
G07F 11/20
. . . .
Pushers actuated directly by hand [2013‑01]
G07F 11/22
. . . .
Pushers actuated indirectly by hand, e.g. through cranks or levers [2013‑01]
G07F 11/24
. . . .
Rotary or oscillatory members [2013‑01]
G07F 11/26
. . . .
Endless bands [2013‑01]
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G07F 11/28
. .
in which the magazines are inclined [2013‑01]
G07F 11/30
. . .
two or more magazines having independent delivery [2013‑01]
G07F 11/32
. . .
two or magazines having a common delivery chute [2013‑01]
G07F 11/34
. .
in which the magazines are of zig-zag form [2013‑01]
. .
in which the magazines are of helical or spiral form [2013‑01]
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G07F 11/38
. .
in which the magazines are horizontal [2013‑01]
G07F 11/40
. . .
the articles being delivered by hand-operated means [2013‑01]
G07F 11/42
. . .
the articles being delivered by motor-driven means [2013‑01]
. .
in which magazines the articles are stored in bulk [2013‑01]
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G07F 11/46
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from movable storage containers or supports [2013‑01]
G07F 11/48
. .
the storage containers or supports, e.g. magazine, being pivotally mounted (articles supported on pivotally mounted flaps or shelves in magazines G07F 11/06) [2013‑01]
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G07F 11/50
. .
the storage containers or supports being rotatably mounted [2013‑01]
G07F 11/52
. . .
about horizontal axes [2013‑01]
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G07F 11/54
. . .
about vertical axes [2013‑01]
G07F 11/56
. . . .
the storage containers or supports both rotating and moving axially [2013‑01]
G07F 11/58
. .
the articles being supported on or by endless belts or like conveyers [2013‑01]
G07F 11/60
. .
the storage containers or supports being rectilinearly movable (endless belts or like conveyers G07F 11/58) [2013‑01]
G07F 11/62
.
in which the articles are stored in compartments in fixed receptacles [2013‑01]
.
in which the articles are individually suspended from stationary supports [2013‑01]
G07F 11/66
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in which the articles are dispensed by cutting from a mass [2013‑01]
.
in which the articles are torn or severed from strips or sheets [2013‑01]
.
in which the articles are formed in the apparatus from components, blanks, or material constituents [2013‑01]
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Auxiliary equipment, e.g. for lighting cigars, opening bottles [2013‑01]
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Coin-freed apparatus for controlling dispensing or fluids, semiliquids or granular material from reservoirs [2013‑01]
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G07F 13/02
.
by volume [2013‑01]
. .
{
wherein the volume is determined during delivery
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 13/04
.
by weight [2013‑01]
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G07F 13/06
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with selective dispensing of different fluids or materials or mixtures thereof [2013‑01]
. .
{
for drink preparation
}
[2013‑01]
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in the form of a spray [2013‑01]
.
with associated dispensing of containers, e.g. cups or other articles (dispensing discrete articles per se G07F 11/00) [2013‑01]
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Coin-freed apparatus with meter-controlled dispensing of liquid, gas or electricity (tariff-metering apparatus in general G01D 4/00) [2013‑01]
G07F 15/001
.
{
for gas
}
[2013‑01]
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{
for electricity
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 15/005
. .
{
dispensed for the electrical charging of vehicles (electrical charging as such, B60L 11/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 15/006
. .
{
dispensed for the electrical charging of other devices than vehicles
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 15/008
. .
{
Rewarding for providing delivery of electricity to the network
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 15/02
.
in which the quantity mechanism is set forward by hand after insertion of a coin [2013‑01]
G07F 15/04
.
in which the quantity mechanism is set forward automatically by the insertion of a coin [2013‑01]
G07F 15/06
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with means for prepaying basic charges, e.g. rent for meters [2013‑01]
G07F 15/08
.
with means for varying the tariff or changing the price [2013‑01]
G07F 15/10
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with alarm or warning devices, e.g. indicating the interrupting of the supply [2013‑01]
G07F 15/12
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in which metering is on a time basis [2013‑01]
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Coin-freed apparatus for hiring articles; Coin-freed facilities or services [2013‑01]
G07F 17/0007
.
{
for clockworks, e.g. alarm clocks, saving clocks
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/0014
.
{
for vending, access and use of specific services not covered anywhere else in G07F 17/00 (meter-controlled dispensing of liquid, gas or electricity G07F 15/00)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/0021
. .
{
Access to services on a time-basis
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0028
. . .
{
Use of a wired telephone or public communication device (charging and metering the use of the telecommunication network H04M 17/02)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0035
. .
{
Participation in a loyalty or discount scheme (data processing for shopping and discounts G06Q 30/00)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/0042
.
{
for hiring of objects
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/005
. .
{
for the hiring of content carriers, e.g. of DVDs or CDs (reverse vending for box-like objects such as videocassettes G07F 7/069)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0057
. .
{
for the hiring or rent of vehicles e.g. cars, bicycles or wheelchairs (car rental G07B 15/00)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/0064
.
{
for processing of food articles (cooking vessels A47J 37/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0071
. .
{
Food articles which need to be processed for dispensing in a cold condition, e.g. ice and ice cream
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/0078
. .
{
Food articles which need to be processed for dispensing in a hot or cooked condition, e.g. popcorn, nuts
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0085
. . .
{
Food articles which for processing need cooking in a liquid, e.g. oil, water
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/0092
.
{
for assembling and dispensing of pharmaceutical articles (medical dispensers for private use, A61J 7/00; data processing for medical purposes G06F 19/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/02
.
for optical devices, e.g. telescopes [2013‑01]
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G07F 17/04
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for anthropometrical measurements, such as weight, height, strength [2013‑01]
G07F 17/045
. .
{
for weighing persons (weighing apparatus in general G07F 17/263)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/06
.
for inflating-pumps [2013‑01]
G07F 17/08
.
for seats or footstools [2013‑01]
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for means for safe-keeping of property, left temporarily, e.g. by fastening the property [2013‑01]
G07F 17/105
. .
{
for money boxes (for saving clocks G07F 17/0007)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/12
. .
comprising lockable containers, e.g. for accepting clothes to be cleaned [2013‑01]
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for fastenings for doors (of containers for safe keeping G07F 17/12); for turnstiles [2013‑01]
G07F 17/145
. .
{
for revolving doors or turnstiles
}
[2013‑01]
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for devices exhibiting advertisements, announcements, pictures or the like [2013‑01]
G07F 17/163
. .
{
for film projection apparatus
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/166
. .
{
for calendars
}
[2013‑01]
.
for washing or drying persons [2013‑01]
.
for washing or drying articles, e.g. clothes, motor cars [2013‑01]
G07F 17/22
.
for cleaning and polishing boots or shoes [2013‑01]
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for parking meters (devices for checking parking time G07C 1/30) [2013‑01]
G07F 17/242
. .
{
provided with token dispensing devices
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/244
. .
{
provided with means for retaining a vehicle
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/246
. .
{
provided with vehicle proximity-detectors (detecting hidden masses, e.g. metal detectors, G01V, e.g. G01V 3/00; proximity switches per se H03K 17/00; traffic control systems G08G 1/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/248
. .
{
Housing construction (casings for coin-freed apparatus G07F 9/10)
}
[2013‑01]
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for printing, stamping, franking, typing or tele-printing apparatus (ticket printing or the like apparatus G07F 17/42) [2013‑01]
G07F 17/263
. .
{
for weighing devices (for personal weighing apparatus G07F 17/045)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/266
. .
{
for the use of a photocopier or printing device (photocopiers H04N 1/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/28
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for radio apparatus (television subscription systems H04N 7/16) [2013‑01]
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G07F 17/30
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for musical instruments (recording or playing apparatus G11B) [2013‑01]
G07F 17/305
. .
{
for record players
}
[2013‑01]
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for games, toys, sports or amusements,
{
e.g. casino games, online gambling or betting (game play without financial reward A63F)
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3202
. .
{
Hardware aspects of a gaming system, e.g. components, construction, architecture thereof
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3204
. . .
{
Player-machine interfaces
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3206
. . . .
{
Player sensing means, e.g. presence detection, biometrics
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3209
. . . .
{
Input means, e.g. buttons, touch screen
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3211
. . . .
{
Display means
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3213
. . . . .
{
Details of moving display elements, e.g. spinning reels, tumbling members
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3216
. . .
{
Construction aspects of a gaming system, e.g. housing, seats, ergonomic aspects
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3218
. . . .
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wherein at least part of the system is portable
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/322
. . . .
{
Casino tables, e.g. tables having integrated screens, chip detection means
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3223
. . .
{
Architectural aspects of a gaming system, e.g. internal configuration, master/slave, wireless communication
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3225
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{
Data transfer within a gaming system, e.g. data sent between gaming machines and users
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3227
. . .
{
Configuring a gaming machine, e.g. downloading personal settings, selecting working parameters
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/323
. . .
{
wherein the player is informed, e.g. advertisements, odds, instructions
}
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G07F 17/3232
. . .
{
wherein the operator is informed
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3234
. . . .
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about the performance of a gaming system, e.g. revenue, diagnosis of the gaming system
}
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G07F 17/3237
. . . .
{
about the players, e.g. profiling, responsible gaming, strategy/behavior of players, location of players
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3239
. . . . .
{
Tracking of individual players
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3241
. .
{
Security aspects of a gaming system, e.g. detecting cheating, device integrity, surveillance (computer security G06F 21/00)
}
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G07F 17/3244
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{
Payment aspects of a gaming system, e.g. payment schemes, setting payout ratio, bonus or consolation prizes
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3246
. . .
{
involving coins and/or banknotes
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3248
. . .
{
involving non-monetary media of fixed value, e.g. casino chips of fixed value
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3251
. . .
{
involving media of variable value, e.g. programmable cards, programmable tokens
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3253
. . .
{
involving articles, e.g. paying in bottles, paying out toys
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3255
. . .
{
Incentive, loyalty and/or promotion schemes, e.g. comps, gaming associated with a purchase, gaming funded by advertisements
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3258
. . .
{
Cumulative reward schemes, e.g. jackpots
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/326
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{
Game play aspects of gaming systems
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 17/3262
. . .
{
Player actions which determine the course of the game, e.g. selecting a prize to be won, outcome to be achieved, game to be played
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3265
. . . .
{
Influencing the position of stopped moving members to achieve a winning arrangement, e.g. nudging, shuffling, holding
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3267
. . .
{
Game outcomes which determine the course of the subsequent game, e.g. double or quits, free games, higher payouts, different new games
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3269
. . .
{
Timing aspects of game play, e.g. blocking/halting the operation of a gaming machine
}
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G07F 17/3272
. . .
{
Games involving multiple players
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3274
. . . .
{
wherein the players cooperate, e.g. team-play
}
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G07F 17/3276
. . . .
{
wherein the players compete, e.g. tournament
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3279
. . . . .
{
wherein the competition is one-to-one, e.g. match
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3281
. . . .
{
wherein game attributes are transferred between players, e.g. points, weapons, avatars
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3283
. . . .
{
wherein the number of active machines is limited
}
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G07F 17/3286
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Type of games
}
[2013‑01]
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  • Classification in this group is given only in addition to one or more symbols already given in groups G07F 17/3202 to G07F 17/3283
G07F 17/3288
. . .
{
Betting, e.g. on live events, bookmaking
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/329
. . .
{
Regular and instant lottery, e.g. electronic scratch cards
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3293
. . .
{
Card games, e.g. poker, canasta, black jack
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3295
. . .
{
Games involving skill, e.g. dexterity, memory, thinking
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 17/3297
. . .
{
Fairground games, e.g. Tivoli, coin pusher machines, cranes
}
[2013‑01]
. .
depending on the stopping of moving members
{
in a mechanical slot machine
}
, e.g. "fruit" machines [2013‑01]
NOTE

  • Classification in this group is given only in addition to one or more symbols already given in groups G07F 17/3202 to G07F 17/3283
G07F 17/36
. .
Age, character or fortune telling apparatus [2013‑01]
G07F 17/38
. .
Ball games; Shooting apparatus
{
(ball games, e.g. football, golf, bowls, without coin collection A63B)
}
[2013‑01]
.
for devices for accepting orders, advertisements, or the like [2013‑01]
.
for ticket printing or like apparatus
{
e.g. apparatus for dispensing of printed paper tickets or payment cards
}
[2013‑01]
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Complete banking systems; Coded card-freed arrangements adapted for dispensing or receiving monies or the like and posting such transactions to existing accounts, e.g. automatic teller machines (data processing equipment for bank accounting G06Q 40/02;
{
mechanisms in general actuated by objects other than coins G07F 7/00; handling coins or paper currencies apart from payment activated apparatus G07D
}
)
[2013‑01]
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Automatic teller machines [ATMs]
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/201
. .
{
Accessories of ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/202
. .
{
Depositing operations within ATMs (depositing in general G07D 11/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/203
. .
{
Dispensing operations within ATMs (dispensing in general G07D 11/00)
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/204
. .
{
Loading of a stored value token using an ATM
}
[2013‑01]
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G07F 19/205
. .
{
Housing aspects of ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/2055
. . .
{
Anti-skimming aspects at ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/206
. .
{
Software aspects at ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/207
. .
{
Surveillance aspects at ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/208
. .
{
Use of an ATM as a switch or hub
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/209
. .
{
Monitoring, auditing or diagnose of functioning of ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/21
. .
{
Retaining of the payment card by ATMs
}
[2013‑01]
G07F 19/211
. .
{
Software architecture within ATMs or in relation to the ATM network
}
[2013‑01]
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