Global Patent Index - EP 1040641 A1

EP 1040641 A1 2000-10-04 - A METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC ANSWERING AND RECORDING OF MESSAGES IN A TELEPHONE SYSTEM

Title (en)

A METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC ANSWERING AND RECORDING OF MESSAGES IN A TELEPHONE SYSTEM

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND SYSTEM ZUR AUTOMATISCHEN BEANTWORTUNG UND REGISTRIERUNG VON NACHRITEN IN EINEM FERNSPRECHSYSTEM

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET SYSTEME DE REPONSE AUTOMATIQUE ET D'ENREGISTREMENT DE MESSAGES DANS UN SYSTEME TELEPHONIQUE

Publication

EP 1040641 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98961709 A

Priority

  • SE 9802229 W
  • SE 9704523 A
  • SE 9704524 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9930473A1] In a method for automatic answering in a telephone system, an incoming call from a call subscriber terminal (A) is detected (201; 301; 401; 501) at an answer subscriber terminal (B). Then a code is detected (302; 402, 403, 408; 503, 504), and depending on the code, a voice message is played (202; 303; 409, 410; 502) at the answer subscriber terminal (B).

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

H04M 3/42

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04M 3/50 (2006.01); H04M 3/42 (2006.01); H04M 3/533 (2006.01); H04M 3/38 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04M 3/533 (2013.01); H04M 3/42 (2013.01); H04M 3/382 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9930473A1

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 9930473 A1 19990617; AU 1697299 A 19990628; AU 753285 B2 20021017; BR 9813367 A 20001003; CN 1280736 A 20010117; EE 200000326 A 20010815; EP 1040641 A1 20001004; JP 2001526497 A 20011218

INPADOC legal status


2005-05-25 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20041123

2004-08-25 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040712

2004-05-06 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: TELEFONAKTIEBOLAGET LM ERICSSON (PUBL)

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

- Effective date: 20000508

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