Patent Number: 6,945,717

Title: Printer, printer system, printer control method, and program therefor

Abstract: A controller (4) for controlling a printer engine (7) used to print data ona medium determines an identification number based on received data, andprints the identification number together with print data based on thereceived data on the medium. Simultaneously, the controller (4) storestherein the identification number and the print data in an HD (6). Withthe construction, the identification number printed on the medium isinputted in the next and later printing operations. The controller (4)searches the HD (6) to retrieve and print the print data. Therefore, acopy of a quality as high as that of the original document can beproduced.

Inventors: Hata; Hisao (Tokyo, JP), Watanabe; Hirotake (Tokyo, JP)


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Expiration Date: 09/20/2013