Patent Number: 8,717,598

Title: Print apparatus and method of controlling the apparatus and program thereof

Abstract: The present invention provides a print apparatus and a method of controlling the print apparatus for receiving and processing a job including a setting for post-processing for printed sheets printed in the print process. The print apparatus determines whether or not there is an unexecutable post-processing in a plurality of types of post-processes set for the received job, and if there is the unexecutable post-processing, information for executing a print process corresponding to the unexecutable post-process and the unexecutable post-process is stored in a holding unit. An executable post-process of the plurality of types of post-processes set for the received job is identified, and a print process corresponding to the executable post-process and the executable post-process are executed prior to a print process corresponding to the unexecutable post-process and the unexecutable post-process.

Inventors: Okada; Hideyuki (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: G06F 3/12 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018