US Patent No. 9,563,386

INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, CONTROL METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM


Patent No. 9,563,386
Issue Date February 07, 2017
Title Information Processing Apparatus, Control Method, And Storage Medium
Inventorship Keisuke Morita, Tokyo (JP)
Assignee Canon Kabushiki Kaisha, Tokyo (JP)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,563,386

1. An information processing apparatus comprising:
one or more processors; and
one or more computer-readable media storing instructions that, when executed by the one or more processors, cause the information
processing apparatus to perform operations comprising:

acquiring printer information from a printer;
displaying, by being called from a first print setting screen offered by an operating system, a second print setting screen
offered by a device application based on the printer information, wherein the first print setting screen includes a plurality
of selectable options for a print setting; and

in a case where the first print setting screen is called from the second print setting screen, transmitting, as a response,
capability information based on the printer information, the capability information including information related to an additional
selectable option for the print setting, the additional selectable option different from each of the plurality of selectable
options,

wherein the additional selectable option for the print setting is added to the first print setting screen when the first print
setting screen is displayed based on the capability information transmitted in the transmitting as the response.