Patent Number: 8,218,172

Title: Method and apparatus for print error recovery

Abstract: An information processing apparatus which generates print data includes a range setting module which sets the print range of each printer in order to distribute a print job to a plurality of printers and perform print processing, a recognition module which recognizes generation of an error in processing of each print range together with an error generation page within the print range when printing is performed in accordance with the set print range, a determination module which determines a re-print start page within the print range in accordance with the print attribute and error generation page of the print job within the print range that is interrupted by generation of the error, and a data transfer module which transfers print data of a re-print range specified by the determined re-print start page to a substitute printer which performs re-printing of the interrupted print range, and causes the substitute printer to execute re-printing.

Inventors: Kato; Kazunori (Kanagawa, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 3/12 (20060101); G06K 15/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2020-07-10 0:00:00