Patent Number: 7,827,553

Title: Registering processing flow in accordance with user parameter

Abstract: In an information processing method of registering a processing flow, which defines cooperation processing of a plurality of tasks, in a manner that the processing flow can be shared by a plurality of users, a new processing flow is registered in association with a first user in response to a registration request of the new processing flow from the first user. In this stage, parameters of a task cooperated in the new processing flow are altered based on parameter information corresponding to another user different from the first user. Then, the new processing flow, where parameters have been altered, is registered in association with said another user.

Inventors: Osaka; Hitoshi (Yokohama, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 9/46 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-02 0:00:00