US Patent No. 10,558,610

UTILIZING FUNCTION APPARATUS, RECORDING MEDIUM, AND METHOD FOR COMPARING INFORMATION BEFORE AND AFTER CONNECTION RELEASE WITH AN EXTERNAL DEVICE


Patent No. 10,558,610
Issue Date February 11, 2020
Title Utilizing Function Apparatus, Recording Medium, And Method For Comparing Information Before And After Connection Release With An External Device
Inventorship Kentaro Okuma, Fussa (JP)
Assignee CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD., Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,558,610

1. An electronic function utilizing apparatus comprising:at least one processor; and
a memory storing instructions that, when executed by the at least one processor, causes the at least one processor to:
execute at least one function of a plurality of functions executable by the processor;
based on an operation, set the at least one function as temporarily unable to be executed;
when it is detected that the electronic function utilizing apparatus is connected to an external device after said at least one function is set as temporarily unable to be executed, acquire first information about the memory of the electronic function utilizing apparatus;
when it is detected that the connection with the external device is released after the connection with the external device is detected, acquire second information about the memory;
compare the acquired first information and second information; and
when it is determined that the acquired first information and second information are different as a result of the comparison, set said at least one function back as able to be executed.