Patent Number: 7,612,902

Title: Data processing apparatus and method of controlling an image processing mode

Abstract: A data processing apparatus, such as a facsimile machine, includes image processing units that process image data in accordance with a processing mode. The data processing apparatus receives data packets from another apparatus on a network. Each data packet includes image data and information for specifying the processing mode, which is detected by the data processing apparatus. The image data is provided to the image processing units in accordance with the processing mode detected by the image processing apparatus.

Inventors: Matsueda; Kazutaka (Yokohama, JP), Matsumoto; Koichi (Tokyo, JP), Yamamuro; Soichi (Tokyo, JP), Kondo; Masaya (Yokohama, JP), Shoji; Fumio (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 15/00 (20060101); G06F 3/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/03/02017