Global Patent Index - EP 1040436 A1

EP 1040436 A1 2000-10-04 - COMPUTER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Title (en)

COMPUTER MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Title (de)

RECHNERGESTEUERTES VERWALTUNGS-SYSTEM

Title (fr)

SYSTEME DE GESTION D'ORDINATEURS

Publication

EP 1040436 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98951115 A

Priority

  • AU 9800887 W
  • AU PO998797 A
  • AU PP207898 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9922321A1] A computer management system (10) is provided for operating a computer and application programs (20) from projects. The system (10) stores information related to individual projects in memory of the computer and comprises project selection means for selecting a desired project and linking means (12) for linking information and tasks related to each project. The linking means (12) has a file path including task categories and information classes for each task category so that documents for each class are automatically saved in a predefined path. The information classes are adapted to contain document identifications. In use the selection means is used to select a project and from which a desired document in an information class can be selected. The system (10) can create a new project (20) with newly defined linkages, save off an existing project or model on a project template (16). Any of the projects can be made a project template (26). The linking means also has a database (14) containing contact and client details from which the details are retrieved and inserted automatically in bookmarked positions in a document being created. The application program for a selected document is run automatically on selecting the document.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/60

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06Q 10/00 (2012.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G06Q 10/04 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9922321 A1 19990506; CA 2306904 A1 19990506; EP 1040436 A1 20001004; EP 1040436 A4 20030402

INPADOC legal status


2005-11-02 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050503

2003-06-18 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030507

2003-04-02 [A4] SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20030212

2000-10-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000523

2000-10-04 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE