Patent Number: 7,042,593

Title: Method of and device for image processing, and image forming device

Abstract: When the image processing device is a digital multifunction device, at which are provided a facsimile device application, a printer application, and the like in addition to a copier application, or when there are problems with the network environment, image data and bibliography information, which are stored in a mass storage device, are selectively transferred to an external device in accordance with the respective applications and the network environment.

Inventors: Matsushima; Hiroyuki (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 15/00 (20060101); G06F 15/16 (20060101); H04N 1/46 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018