Patent Number: 8,878,994

Title: Information processing apparatus, remote operation support method and storage medium

Abstract: According to one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes a first receiver, a screen transmitter, a second receiver and a controller. The first receiver receives first information associated with a display function of an external device. The screen transmitter generates an operation screen for operating the apparatus based on the first information, and transmits a video signal of the generated operation screen to the external device. The second receiver receives second information associated with content of an operation on the operation screen from the external device. The controller controls operation of the apparatus based on the second information.

Inventors: Arai; Takahiro (Ome, JP), Shuto; Eita (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

International Classification: H04N 7/00 (20110101); H04N 11/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00