Patent Number: 6,170,007

Title: Embedding web access functionality into a device for user interface functions

Abstract: Web access functionality is embedded in a device to enable low cost widely accessible and enhanced user interface functions for the device. A web server in the device provides access to the user interface functions for the device through a device web page. A network interface in the device enables access to the web page by a web browser such that a user of the web browser accesses the user interface functions for the device through the web page.

Inventors: Venkatraman; Chandrasekar (Fremont, CA), Morgan; Jeffrey A. (Cupertino, CA)

Assignee: Hewlett-Packard Company

International Classification: G06F 9/44 (20060101); H04M 1/725 (20060101); H04M 1/72 (20060101); H04L 29/08 (20060101); H04L 12/28 (20060101); G06F 017/00 (); G06F 013/14 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018