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1. (WO2017038069) IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, NOTIFICATION METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND STORAGE MEDIUM

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/038069    International Application No.:    PCT/JP2016/003897
Publication Date: Fri Mar 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Sat Aug 27 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: B41J 29/46
B41J 29/38
B41J 29/42
G06F 3/12
G08B 27/00
H04N 1/00
Applicants: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
Inventors: AOYAGI, Takeshi
Title: IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, NOTIFICATION METHOD, COMPUTER PROGRAM, AND STORAGE MEDIUM
Abstract:
Provided is an image forming apparatus that perform notification of disaster prevention information in an appropriate notification mode. An MFP (100) functioning as the image forming apparatus includes a radio reception unit (202) configured to receive the disaster prevention information including information indicating an importance level of a content from a transmitting station (600), a printing unit (205) configured to perform image formation on a predetermined sheet, and a UI unit (206) configured to perform notification of the disaster prevention information. The MFP (100) recognizes the importance level of the disaster prevention information received by the radio reception unit (202) and causes the UI unit (206) to perform the notification of the disaster prevention information in a notification mode in accordance with the recognized importance level. The MFP (100) also causes the printing unit (205) to print and output a predetermined image in accordance with the recognized importance level.