Patent Number: 6,167,460

Title: System for replacing control information in a printer according to external instruction information if a replacement function is valid

Abstract: An output method and apparatus, a storage medium, and an output control program product are provided for sequentially receiving a plurality of control information for setting an output environment based on externally supplied data, and controlling the setting of the output environment in accordance with the first received control information.

Inventors: Okada; Kunio (Kawasaki, JP), Kojo; Yoshiyuki (Yokohama, JP), Sato; Yukimasa (Yokohama, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06K 15/00 (20060101); G06F 013/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2013