JPH05183826A - Program selection device - Google Patents

Program selection device

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JPH05183826A
JPH05183826A JP3346125A JP34612591A JPH05183826A JP H05183826 A JPH05183826 A JP H05183826A JP 3346125 A JP3346125 A JP 3346125A JP 34612591 A JP34612591 A JP 34612591A JP H05183826 A JPH05183826 A JP H05183826A
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Yoko Soma
洋子 相馬
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Matsushita Electric Ind Co Ltd
松下電器産業株式会社
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PURPOSE: To permit manpower saving for a program selection, to simplify an operation and to promptly obtain a desired program.
CONSTITUTION: An optical disk 1 recording program broadcasting information and a reproduction means 2 read the program broadcasting information from the optical disk 1. A display means 3 displays output information from the reproduction means 2. A selection means 4 selects a desired program from the program information displayed by the display means 3. A broadcasting reception means 5 receives the program broadcasting selected by the selection means 4.
COPYRIGHT: (C)1993,JPO&Japio

Description

【発明の詳細な説明】 DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION

【0001】 [0001]

【産業上の利用分野】本発明は放送の番組選択装置に関するものである。 The present invention relates to relates to a program selecting apparatus of the broadcast.

【0002】 [0002]

【従来の技術】近年、一般家庭においてはTVは複数台数の所有に及び、その使用形態も多様化している。 Recently, in the general household TV spans the ownership of a plurality number, and its use forms are also diversified.

【0003】従来、TV番組のチャネル選択は、操作者が新聞、雑誌等の放送番組表を参照しながら行っている。 [0003] Conventionally, channel selection of TV programs, the operator has carried out with reference to the newspaper, the broadcast program guide, such as a magazine. すなわち、まず、現在時刻から放送番組表の中の現在放映中の番組欄を特定し、次にその中から希望する番組の欄を探す。 That is, first, to identify the program column of the currently broadcast in in the broadcast program table from the current time, then look for the column of the program you want from among them. 次に、引続き放送番組表でその番組の放送局を調べ、最後に放送局に対応するチャネル番号をT Then, subsequently examined broadcasting station of the program in the program guide, the channel number corresponding to the last broadcast station T
Vの本体またはリモコン上のボタン等を利用して選択する。 It is selected using the button or the like on the V on the main unit or the remote control.

【0004】 [0004]

【発明が解決しようとする課題】しかしながら上記の従来の構成では、新聞,雑誌等の放送番組表を参照できない状況において、現在受信中のチャネル番号は特定できても放映されている番組名を知ることはできない。 In the [0006] However the conventional structure described above, a newspaper, in can not reference situation a broadcast program guide such as magazines, channel number currently being received knows the program name that is broadcast also be identified It is not possible. さらに、この状況で、希望する番組がある場合には、片端からあるいは当てずっぽうにチャネル選択を行って番組を探し当てるしか方法はなく、コマーシャル放映中には特に番組の特定が困難になる。 Furthermore, in this situation, when there is a desired program is not the only way locate the program by performing a channel selection or guesswork from one end, in particular the program for a particular becomes difficult during commercials broadcast.

【0005】また、放送番組表を参照する場合においても、細かい文字で記述された膨大な情報の中から必要な情報を特定する必要があり、その結果、希望する番組を即座に選択することができないという問題点を有していた。 Further, in the case of referring to the program guide you may also need to identify the necessary information from a large amount of information written in small letters, as a result, be selected immediately a desired program It has a problem that can not be the point.

【0006】本発明は上記従来の問題点を解決するもので、新聞,雑誌等の参照を不要にし、操作者による判断を容易にさせることで番組選択作業の省力化をはかり、 [0006] The present invention is intended to solve the above problems, it eliminates the need newspaper, a reference to such a magazine, scale labor saving program selection operations by which to facilitate determination by the operator,
操作性を向上する番組選択装置を提供することを目的とする。 And to provide a program selection apparatus for improving the operability.

【0007】 [0007]

【課題を解決するための手段】この目的を達成するために本発明の番組選択装置は、番組放送情報を記録した光ディスクと、前記光ディスクから前記番組放送情報を読み出す再生手段と、前記再生手段からの出力情報を表示する表示手段と、前記表示手段で表示した番組情報から所望する番組を選択する選択手段と、前記選択手段で選択した番組放送を受信する放送受信手段と、で構成される。 SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION The program selecting apparatus of the present invention in order to achieve the object, the optical disk recording the program broadcast information, and reproducing means for reading the program broadcast information from the optical disc, from said reproducing means and display means for displaying the output information of said selection means for selecting a program to be desired from the program information displayed on the display means, a broadcast receiving means for receiving a program broadcast selected by the selection means, in constructed.

【0008】 [0008]

【作用】本発明は上記した構成により、光ディスクから読み出した現在放送中の番組名を画面に表示し、希望する番組を画面上でポインティングデバイスによって選択させることによって、自動的にチャネル番号を入力し、 DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF THE INVENTION The present invention with the configuration described above, displays the program name currently being broadcast read from the optical disk to the screen by selectively using a pointing device to a desired program on the screen, automatically enter the channel number ,
番組の受信を行う。 Carry out the reception of the program.

【0009】 [0009]

【実施例】以下、本発明の実施例について、図面を参照しながら説明する。 EXAMPLES The following examples of the present invention will be described with reference to the drawings.

【0010】図1は本発明の全体構成を示した機能ブロック図である。 [0010] Figure 1 is a functional block diagram showing the overall structure of the present invention. 図1において、再生手段2は光ディスク1を再生し、表示手段3に番組放送情報を出力する。 In Figure 1, regeneration means 2 reproduces the optical disk 1, and outputs the broadcast program information on the display unit 3. 表示手段3は番組情報を表示し、選択手段4は点線矢印で示す操作者からの選択に従った番組のチャネル番号を放送受信手段5に指示する。 The display unit 3 displays the program information, selecting means 4 instructs the channel number of the program in accordance with the selection of the operator indicated by the dotted arrow in the broadcast receiving unit 5. 放送受信手段5は、選択手段4からの指示に従って番組を受信する。 Broadcast receiving means 5 receives a program in accordance with instructions from the selecting means 4.

【0011】図2は本発明の一実施例の全体構成図である。 [0011] FIG. 2 is an overall configuration diagram of an embodiment of the present invention. 図2において、13は番組選択を管理するCD−I 2, 13 is CD-I which manages the program selection
プレーヤであり、再生部8、表示部9、選択部10から構成されている。 A player, the reproduction unit 8, a display unit 9, and a selector 10. 再生部8はCD−Iフォーマットのコンパクトディスク7(以下、CD−Iディスクと略称する。)を再生する。 Reproducing unit 8 compact disk 7 in CD-I format (hereinafter, abbreviated as CD-I disc.) Play. 表示部9は再生部8から出力された番組情報をTV画面12に表示する。 Display unit 9 displays the program information output from the reproducing unit 8 to the TV screen 12. 選択部10はマウス11等のポインティングデバイス入力で指定された番組の番組放送情報から、受信するチャネル番号を特定し、TV12をD2B(Domestic Digital Bus:IEC From program broadcasting information of the selected section 10 is a program that is specified by the pointing device inputs a mouse 11, etc., to identify the channel number received, the TV12 D2B (Domestic Digital Bus: IEC
規格)バス14を使用して制御する。 Standard) is controlled using a bus 14.

【0012】以上のように構成された本実施例の番組選択装置について、以下、その動作について説明する。 [0012] The program selection apparatus of the present embodiment constructed as described above, will be described below the operation. まず、CD−Iプレーヤ13の第1の動作は、CD−Iディスクの再生である。 First, the first operation of the CD-I player 13 is a reproduction of the CD-I disc. 図3は再生部8の動作手順を示す図である。 Figure 3 is a flow diagram illustrating operations of the reproducing unit 8. 対応表17は放送月日15と、その月日の番組放送情報が記録されているCD−Iディスクアドレス16との対応を示す表であり、CD−Iディスク装着時に、あらかじめCD−Iディスクから読み込まれている。 The correspondence table 17 is broadcast date 15, a table showing the correspondence between CD-I disk address 16 program broadcasting information of the date is recorded, the CD-I disc is installed, from a pre-CD-I disc It is loaded. アドレス決定手段19は、現在月日、時刻を管理する時刻管理手段18から現在月日を得、対応表17から現在月日の番組情報が記録されたCD−Iディスクアドレスと1日分のデータの長さを決定する。 Address determining means 19, now date, now give the date from the time management unit 18 that manages the time, from the correspondence table 17 and the CD-I disc address program information is recorded in the current month 1 day of data to determine the length of. 読み出し手段20は、アドレス決定手段19が決定したCD−Iディスクアドレスから再生を開始し、1日分のデータを読み出し、記憶メモリ21に格納する。 Reading means 20 starts the reproduction from CD-I disc address address decision unit 19 decides to read out the data for one day and stored in the storage memory 21.

【0013】次に、CD−Iプレーヤ13の第2の動作は、番組放送情報の表示である。 [0013] Next, a second operation of the CD-I player 13 is a display of the program broadcast information. 図4は表示部9の画面構成図である。 Figure 4 is a screen configuration diagram of a display unit 9. 表示部9は縦軸を放送時間、横軸をチャネル番号として番組名、番組内容概要、出演者名等の番組内容22を表示する。 Display unit 9 time broadcasting on the vertical axis, the program name on the horizontal axis as a channel number, program content outline, to display the program contents of 22 such as a performer name. 表示の時間範囲は、現在時刻を含み、かつ、放送時間が最長である番組の時間幅より大きい、30分の倍数時間の幅であり、現在受信中の番組は、枠の太さ、色等で表示方法を変える。 Time range display includes a current time, and time is greater than the width of the program broadcasting time is the longest, the width of 30 min multiples of time, the program currently being received, the thickness of the frame, color, etc. in changing the display method.

【0014】次に、CD−Iプレーヤ13の第3の動作は、受信番組の選択である。 [0014] Next, a third operation of the CD-I player 13 is the selection of received program. 操作者はリモコンやマウス、タッチパネル等を使用して、図4における番組内容22の中から受信を希望する番組の欄を指定する。 Operator using the remote control, a mouse, a touch panel or the like to specify the column of the program desired to be received from the program contents 22 in FIG. 選択部10は番組放送情報から操作者が指定した番組のチャネル番号を特定し、TV12に指定して受信させる。 Selection unit 10 identifies the channel number of a program designated by the operator from the program broadcasting information, is received by specifying the TV 12.

【0015】 [0015]

【発明の効果】以上のように本発明によれば、表示された番組放送情報の中から希望する番組を指定することによって、番組の選択を行うことができる。 According to the present invention as described above, according to the present invention, by specifying the desired program from the program broadcasting information displayed, it is possible to select the program. これにより、 As a result,
番組表を記載した新聞や雑誌を参照して行う変換作業を無くし、人間による判断を単純にすることができる。 Eliminating the conversion work, made with reference to the newspapers and magazines that describes the program guide, it is possible to simplify the human judgment. この結果、番組選択の省力化を図り、操作を簡略化することができるという効果が得られる。 As a result, achieving labor saving program selection, there is an advantage that it is possible to simplify the operation.

【0016】また、画面表示の情報を記憶メモリから読み込むことで表示速度を高め、さらに、画面表示を現在時刻に応じた情報に限定することで人間による判断速度を高めることができる。 Further, increasing the display speed by reading the information of the screen display from the storage memory, further, it is possible to increase the determination speed by humans by limiting the information corresponding to the current time screen display. この結果、希望に応じた番組を迅速に提供することができるという効果が得られる。 As a result, there is an advantage that it is possible to quickly provide the program in accordance with the request.

【図面の簡単な説明】 BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS

【図1】本発明の実施例における番組選択装置の全体構成を示した機能ブロック図 Functional block diagram showing the overall structure of a program selecting apparatus in the embodiment of the present invention; FIG

【図2】同実施例における番組選択装置の全体構成を示すブロック図 Block diagram illustrating the overall configuration of a program selecting apparatus in FIG. 2 the embodiment

【図3】同実施例における再生部の構成を示す機能ブロック図 Figure 3 is a functional block diagram showing the configuration of a playback section in the same embodiment

【図4】同実施例における表示部の画面構成を示す模式図 Schematic diagram 4 shows a screen configuration of a display unit in the same embodiment

【符号の説明】 DESCRIPTION OF SYMBOLS

1 光ディスク 2 再生手段 3 表示手段 4 選択手段 5 放送受信手段 7 CD−Iディスク 8 再生部 9 表示部 10 選択部 11 マウス 12 TV 13 CD−Iプレーヤ 14 D2Bバス 16 番組放送情報の記録アドレス 17 対応表 18 時刻管理手段 19 アドレス決定手段 20 読み出し手段 21 記憶メモリ Recording address 17 corresponding 1 optical disc 2 reproducing unit 3 display unit 4 selecting means 5 broadcast receiving means 7 CD-I disc 8 reproducing portion 9 display portion 10 selector 11 mouse 12 TV 13 CD-I player 14 D2B bus 16 program broadcasting information Table 18 time management unit 19 address determining unit 20 reads out unit 21 storage memory

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    【特許請求の範囲】 [The claims]
  1. 【請求項1】 番組放送情報を記録した光ディスクと、 前記光ディスクから前記番組放送情報を読み出す再生手段と、 前記再生手段からの出力情報を表示する表示手段と、 前記表示手段で表示した番組情報から所望する番組を選択する選択手段と、 前記選択手段で選択した番組放送を受信する放送受信手段と、で構成されることを特徴とする番組選択装置。 And 1. A disc having recorded the program broadcasting information, reproducing means for reading the program broadcast information from the optical disc, and display means for displaying the output information from said reproducing means, from the program information displayed by the display means selection means for selecting a desired program, a broadcast receiving unit for receiving the program broadcast selected by the selection means, in the program selection device characterized in that it is configured.
  2. 【請求項2】 再生手段は、番組放送情報を記憶する記憶メモリを具備することを特徴とする請求項1に記載の番組選択装置。 Wherein reproducing means, program selection apparatus according to claim 1, characterized by comprising a storage memory for storing program broadcasting information.
  3. 【請求項3】 表示手段は、受信中の番組名を表示することを特徴とする請求項1に記載の番組選択装置。 Wherein the display means, program selection apparatus according to claim 1, characterized in that displaying the program name being received.
  4. 【請求項4】 表示手段は、番組放送情報の表示を、現在時刻を含み、かつ、放送時間が最長である番組の時間幅に限定することを特徴とする請求項1に記載のの番組選択装置。 Wherein the display means, the display of the program broadcast information includes current time, and the program selection of the claim 1, characterized in that to limit the duration of the program broadcasting time is the longest apparatus.
  5. 【請求項5】 選択手段と放送受信手段は、D2Bを使用して接続することを特徴とする請求項1に記載の番組選択装置。 Wherein the selection means and the broadcast receiving unit, program selection apparatus according to claim 1, characterized in that connect using D2B.
  6. 【請求項6】 再生手段と、表示手段と、選択手段は、 6. A reproducing means, display means, selecting means,
    CD−Iで構成することを特徴とする請求項1に記載の番組選択装置。 Program selecting apparatus according to claim 1, characterized in that it consists of CD-I.
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