US 9,811,408 B2
Information transmission system
Shigetaka Yoshida, Komaki (JP); Atsushi Kojima, Kasugai (JP); Hideto Matsumoto, Nagoya (JP); and Kiyotaka Ohara, Nagoya (JP)
Assigned to BROTHER KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Nagoya (JP)
Filed by Shigetaka Yoshida, Komaki (JP); Atsushi Kojima, Kasugai (JP); Hideto Matsumoto, Nagoya (JP); and Kiyotaka Ohara, Nagoya (JP)
Filed on Nov. 7, 2013, as Appl. No. 14/74,225.
Application 14/074,225 is a continuation of application No. 13/407,590, filed on Feb. 28, 2012, granted, now 8,626,858.
Application 13/407,590 is a continuation of application No. 12/155,444, filed on Jun. 4, 2008, granted, now 8,161,124, issued on Apr. 17, 2012.
Application 12/155,444 is a continuation of application No. 10/216,387, filed on Aug. 12, 2002, granted, now 7,398,306, issued on Jul. 8, 2008.
Claims priority of application No. 2001-245320 (JP), filed on Aug. 13, 2001; and application No. 2002-100885 (JP), filed on Apr. 3, 2002.
Prior Publication US 2014/0068355 A1, Mar. 6, 2014
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. G06F 15/16 (2006.01); G06F 11/07 (2006.01); G06Q 10/10 (2012.01); H04L 12/24 (2006.01); H04L 12/26 (2006.01); H04L 12/58 (2006.01); H04L 29/08 (2006.01); G06F 3/12 (2006.01)
CPC G06F 11/0784 (2013.01) [G06F 3/121 (2013.01); G06F 3/1259 (2013.01); G06F 3/1285 (2013.01); G06Q 10/107 (2013.01); H04L 41/026 (2013.01); H04L 41/22 (2013.01); H04L 41/28 (2013.01); H04L 43/0811 (2013.01); H04L 51/14 (2013.01); H04L 67/025 (2013.01); H04L 67/125 (2013.01); H04L 41/06 (2013.01); H04L 51/30 (2013.01)] 12 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A network device comprising:
a printing mechanism for printing;
a web server including registration screen data representing a registration screen for registering data;
a processor; and
a memory storing computer-readable instructions therein, wherein the computer-readable instructions, when executed by the processor, causing the network device to perform:
providing the registration screen data to a first terminal;
registering, by being operated on the registration screen at the first terminal, a plurality of email addresses and a plurality of conditions associated with the printing mechanism to be notified by email in the memory, the plurality of the conditions including at least two conditions of a paper size error, a lack of a consumable, an empty of the consumable, a near empty of the consumable, a cover open, a consumable error, a printer error, and a job error;
detecting a first condition of the at least two conditions in the network device;
transmitting a first email to a first mail address associated with the first condition in a case where the first condition is detected, the first email address being included in the plurality of email addresses, the first email having a first body including a first URL for accessing the network device, the first email being received by a second terminal;
providing a first web page to the second terminal in a case where the network device is accessed by the second terminal;
detecting a second condition of the at least two conditions in the network device, the second condition being different from the first condition;
transmitting a second email to a second mail address associated with the second condition in a case where the second condition is detected, the second mail address being included in the plurality of email addresses and being different from the first mail address, the second email having a second body including a second URL for accessing the network device, the second email being received by a third terminal; and
providing a second web page to the third terminal in a case where the network device is accessed by the third terminal.