US 9,813,571 B2
Communication apparatus, method of controlling the communication apparatus, and storage medium
Masashi Nishiyama, Tokyo (JP)
Assigned to Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Tokyo (JP)
Filed by CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Tokyo (JP)
Filed on Apr. 17, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/690,248.
Application 14/690,248 is a continuation of application No. 13/677,035, filed on Nov. 14, 2012, granted, now 9,030,693.
Claims priority of application No. 2011-251639 (JP), filed on Nov. 17, 2011.
Prior Publication US 2015/0222768 A1, Aug. 6, 2015
Int. Cl. G06F 3/12 (2006.01); H04N 1/00 (2006.01); G06K 15/02 (2006.01); H04N 1/32 (2006.01)
CPC H04N 1/00474 (2013.01) [G06K 15/02 (2013.01); H04N 1/0044 (2013.01); H04N 1/00222 (2013.01); H04N 1/00411 (2013.01); H04N 1/32363 (2013.01); H04N 2201/0094 (2013.01); H04N 2201/3207 (2013.01)] 10 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A system including a first scanning apparatus and a second scanning apparatus, wherein the first scanning apparatus comprises:
a first scanner unit configured to generate image data by scanning an image on a document;
a first storage unit configured to store a first key name and a first transmission destination in association with a first one-touch key;
a first display unit configured to display the first one-touch key, the first key name being displayed on the first one-touch key;
a first setting unit configured to, based on a selection of the first one-touch key displayed by the first display unit, set the first transmission destination as transmission destination of the image data generated by the first scanner unit; and
a first transmission unit configured to transmit the image data generated by the first scanning unit to the first transmission destination set by the first setting unit;
wherein the second scanning apparatus comprises:
a second scanner unit configured to generate image data by scanning an image on a document;
a second storage unit configured to store a second key name and a second transmission destination in association with a second one-touch key;
a second display unit configured to display the second one-touch key, the second key name being displayed on the second one-touch key;
a second setting unit configured to, based on a selection of the second one-touch key displayed by the second display unit, set the second transmission destination as transmission destination of the image data generated by the second scanner unit; and
a second transmission unit configured to transmit the image data generated by the second scanning unit to the second transmission destination set by the second setting unit;
wherein the first scanning apparatus further comprises:
a receiving unit configured to receive, from the second scanning apparatus, the second key name and the second transmission destination;
wherein the first display unit displays a third one-touch key, the second key name received by the receiving unit is displayed on the third one-touch key,
wherein the first setting unit, based on a selection of the third one-touch key, sets the second transmission destination as transmission destination of the image data generated by the first scanner unit, and
wherein the first transmission unit transmits the image data generated by the first scanning unit to the second transmission destination set by the first setting unit.