(19)
(11)EP 2 700 528 A3

(12)EUROPEAN PATENT APPLICATION

(88)Date of publication A3:
24.12.2014 Bulletin 2014/52

(43)Date of publication A2:
26.02.2014 Bulletin 2014/09

(21)Application number: 13192331.0

(22)Date of filing:  18.03.2009
(51)Int. Cl.: 
B60K 37/06  (2006.01)
G01C 21/36  (2006.01)
G06F 3/01  (2006.01)
G06F 3/042  (2006.01)
B60R 11/00  (2006.01)
B60R 11/02  (2006.01)
G06F 3/0488  (2013.01)
G06F 3/03  (2006.01)
B60R 1/12  (2006.01)
(84)Designated Contracting States:
AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

(30)Priority: 19.03.2008 JP 2008071467
19.03.2008 JP 2008071468
19.03.2008 JP 2008071470
14.11.2008 JP 2008291592
30.01.2009 JP 2009021003
30.01.2009 JP 2009021004
30.01.2009 JP 2009021005

(62)Application number of the earlier application in accordance with Art. 76 EPC:
09723615.2 / 2258587

(71)Applicant: Denso Corporation
Kariya-city, Aichi 448-8661 (JP)

(72)Inventors:
  • Aoki, Takashi
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)
  • Akahori, Ichiro
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)
  • Niwa, Shinji
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)
  • Itoh, Masahiro
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)
  • Kawashima, Takeshi
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)
  • Nagata, Takashi
    Kariya-city, Aichi-pref., 448-8661 (JP)

(74)Representative: Klingseisen, Franz 
Klingseisen & Partner Postfach 10 15 61
80089 München
80089 München (DE)

  


(54)Vehicular manipulation input apparatus


(57) A vehicular manipulation input apparatus for a vehicle includes a manipulation panel (12a), and a display device (15) which displays a position indication image (200H) for displaying an indication position on the manipulation panel (12a) It is specified whether a finger state of a hand opposing the manipulation panel (12a) is a manipulation intention expression-use finger state. In a condition that the vehicle is in a travel state, a display of the position indication image (200H) is permitted when the finger state is specified as the manipulation intention expression-use finger state whereas a display of the position indication image (200H) is prohibited when the finger state is not specified as the manipulation intention expression-use finger state.