JPH1084404A - Portable telephone set - Google Patents

Portable telephone set

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JPH1084404A
JPH1084404A JP25531596A JP25531596A JPH1084404A JP H1084404 A JPH1084404 A JP H1084404A JP 25531596 A JP25531596 A JP 25531596A JP 25531596 A JP25531596 A JP 25531596A JP H1084404 A JPH1084404 A JP H1084404A
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Shigeru Yazaki
滋 矢崎
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PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To obtain a useful help means by providing a voice help means that guides explanation for each function of the portable telephone set in voice from a speaker of an existing reception port, so as to deliver sufficient help information to the user, even for the use of a small-sized display section. SOLUTION: When a user becomes unfamiliar with a function itself or the operation of the functions during the operation, the user depresses a voice help call key 6. When the key 6 is depressed, the portable telephone set grasps a present operating state. For example, the voice help call key 6 is depressed in the operating state where a function key 5 is depressed twice in succession to call a function setting of 'utomatic answering recording', a control section of the portable telephone set grasps that the setting of the automatic answering recording has been called and reads the required data from a storage medium by using the grasped operating state as an address and allows the speaker to sound the data in voice. Thus, sufficient explanation is made to the user by using the voice explanation, in addition to displaying by a character display section 3.

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

【0001】 [0001]

【発明の属する技術分野】本発明は携帯電話、さらに詳しくは当該携帯電話が有する機能をガイダンスする、いわゆるヘルプ機能を有する携帯電話に関する。 TECHNICAL FIELD The present invention relates to a mobile phone, more particularly to guidance functions the cellular phone has, to a portable phone having a so-called help function.

【0002】 [0002]

【従来の技術】近年の携帯電話は、各種の機能が多数設けられており、全ての使用者がこれらの機能およびその操作方法を記憶しておくことは困難である。 In recent years mobile phones are provided various functions are many, it is difficult that all user stores these features and their method of operation. 従って、いわゆるヘルプ機能が設けられているが、従来の一般的な携帯電話では、このヘルプ機能を呼び出す方法をその機能の中に設けているため、このヘルプ機能の呼び出し自体も複雑なボタン操作が必要になり、この操作を知らなかったり、忘れてしまった場合にはヘルプによるガイダンスを受けることができない。 Therefore, so-called help function is provided, in the conventional general mobile phone, since there is provided a method for calling the help function in its function, calling itself complicated button operation of the help function required, or did not know this operation, in case you have forgotten it can not be subject to guidance by the help.

【0003】また各機能の説明は、従来の携帯電話では携帯電話が備えている表示画面上に表示されるが、携帯電話は持ち運びに便利なように小型軽量化されているため、その表示画面も小さく、使用者がせっかくヘルプ機能を呼び出しても十分な情報を提供できずに、役立たない場合も多い。 [0003] The description of each function, since the conventional cell phone is displayed on the display screen of the cellular phone is provided, the mobile phone is compact and lightweight for convenient portability, the display screen also small, to not be able to provide enough information even if much trouble call the help function by the user, in many cases useless.

【0004】 [0004]

【発明が解決しようとする課題】上記のように従来の携帯電話のヘルプ機能は、このヘルプ機能を利用しようとする場合、その操作が複雑なことと十分な情報を提供できないため、その利用価値が低い等の問題点があった。 SUMMARY OF THE INVENTION It is an object of the help function as described above, in the conventional mobile phone, if you try to use this help function, because the operation can not provide the complicated things and sufficient information, the utility value there is a problem such as low.

【0005】本発明はかかる問題点を解決するためになされたものであり、誰にでも有効に利用できるヘルプ手段を備えた携帯電話を提供することを目的としている。 [0005] The present invention has been made to solve the above problems, and its object is to provide a mobile phone with the help means it can be effectively utilized to everyone.
なお音声ガイダンスに関する先行技術としては、例えば特開昭62−222786号,特開平1−147669 Note as prior art for voice guidance, for example, JP 62-222786, JP-A 1-147669
号,特開平1−321762号等が存在する。 No., JP-A-1-321762 and the like are present.

【0006】 [0006]

【課題を解決するための手段】本発明に係わる携帯電話は、当該携帯電話の有する各機能の説明を既存の受話口のスピーカから音声でガイダンスする音声ヘルプ手段を備えたことを特徴とする。 According to the present invention SUMMARY OF cellular phone is characterized in that a voice help means for guidance by voice the explanation of the functions of the corresponding mobile phone from the existing earpiece speaker. 使用者が解らない機能の説明を音声で行うこととしたので、小さな表示画面に表示する従来の装置と異なり、使用者に必要十分なガイダンスを行うことができるようになる。 Since it was decided to carry out the description of the no user know functions by voice, unlike the conventional apparatus for displaying on a small display screen, it is possible to perform the necessary and sufficient guidance to the user.

【0007】また前記音声ヘルプ手段は、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより、当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態における必要な説明を前記スピーカから音声でガイダンスする音声ヘルプ手段であることを特徴とする。 [0007] The voice help means, by the user pressing a dedicated key, the mobile phone determines its own the current operation state, the guidance necessary description in determining the operational state by voice from the speaker characterized in that it is a voice Help means. 上述のようにヘルプ機能を有していてもその呼び出し自体が複雑であると、結局使用者が有効に活用できなくなる。 When the call itself also have a help function as described above is complicated, after all the user can not be effectively utilized. 従って本発明では音声ヘルプ手段を呼び出す専用キーを設けることとした。 In the present invention, therefore it was decided to provide a dedicated key to call the voice help means. この場合、当該携帯電話が現在どのような操作状態にあるか及びその機能の設定方法をガイダンスすることとすれば、使用者が利用し易いガイダンスを1つの専用キー操作で行えることになる。 In this case, if the the mobile phone to the guidance how to set or some and their functions in any operating state current, so that the user can be performed in a single dedicated key operation to easily guidance utilized.

【0008】また前記音声ヘルプ手段は、各機能の説明が予め収録された記憶媒体を携帯電話本体に備え、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより、当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態をアドレスとして必要な説明を前記記憶媒体から読み出して行うことを特徴とする。 [0008] The voice help means, a storage medium that a description of each function is recorded in advance with the mobile phone unit, by the user pressing a dedicated key, the portable phone determines its own current operating state and, and performing the necessary explain the determined operating state as an address is read from the storage medium.

【0009】さらに前記音声ヘルプ手段は、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態を当該携帯電話が制御局へ送信し、制御局は各機能の説明が予め収録された当該制御局の記憶媒体から前記判断した操作状態をアドレスとして必要な説明を読み出し、当該携帯電話へ送信することにより行うことを特徴とする。 Furthermore the voice help means, the mobile phone determines its own current operating state by the user pressing a dedicated key, sends the determined operating state to the mobile phone control station, the control station reads the required description of the determination to the operation state from the storage medium of the control station a description of each function is recorded in advance as the address, and performs by transmitting to the mobile phone.

【0010】ROM等の携帯電話自体に設けた記憶媒体に必要な音声ガイダンスを全て収録できる場合にはこの記憶媒体で行うが、携帯電話は基地局を介して適宜制御信号の交信を行っているので、この交信を用いて必要な音声ガイダンスを当該制御局の記憶媒体から読み出す構成とすることもでき、この場合には携帯電話に特別な記憶手段を持たせる必要がなくなる。 [0010] When the voice guidance required storage medium provided in the phone itself, such as a ROM can record all carried out at the storage medium, cellular phones have been communicating appropriate control signals via the base station since the necessary voice guidance using the communication can also be configured to read from the storage medium of the control station, in this case it is not necessary to provide a special storage means to the mobile phone.

【0011】 [0011]

【発明の実施の形態】以下、本発明の実施形態を図面を用いて説明する。 BEST MODE FOR CARRYING OUT THE INVENTION Hereinafter, will be explained with reference to the drawings an embodiment of the present invention. 図1は本発明の携帯電話の装置外観構成を示す一実施形態であり、図において、1は基地局との交信を行うアンテナ、2はスピーカを備えた受話口で、本実施形態では音声ヘルプ手段における音声ガイダンスの出力口を兼用させている。 Figure 1 is an embodiment showing a device external configuration of the cellular phone of the present invention, reference numeral 1 is an antenna which communicates with the base station, 2 is a earpiece with a loudspeaker, voice help in this embodiment and it is also used to output port of the voice guidance in means. 3は相手先電話番号等を文字で表示する文字情報表示部、4は通話開始終了を入力する通話開始終了キー、5は通常の送受信以外の機能を呼び出すための機能キー、6は音声ヘルプを実行するための専用キーである音声ヘルプ呼び出しキー、7は発呼先電話番号等を入力するためのダイアルキー、8は通話を行うための送話口、9は当該形態電話の電源をO 3 character information display unit for displaying the character of the destination telephone number or the like, the call start and end key to enter the call start and end 4, the normal function keys for calling a function other than the transmission and reception 5, 6 is the voice Help is a dedicated key for executing voice help calling key, dial keys for 7 to enter the called telephone number, etc., mouthpiece for performing call 8, O is the power of the form phone 9
N/OFFする電源キーである。 A N / OFF to power key.

【0012】次に動作について説明する。 [0012] Next, the operation will be described. 本実施形態の携帯電話は、必要な機能の説明を音声でガイダンスする構成とする。 Mobile phone of the present embodiment, a configuration in which guidance by voice the explanation of the required functions. 図1に示すように携帯電話には元々通話を行うためのスピーカを備えた受話口2が設けられており、従って記憶媒体(後述する)から読み出された必要なガイダンス情報はこのスピーカで音声に変換され使用者に出力される。 Figure 1 earpiece 2 is provided with a speaker for performing originally call to the mobile phone as shown in, thus the guidance information required read from the storage medium (described later) is voice the speaker which is converted and output to the user on. 従来の装置では、文字情報表示部3に文字表示で行う装置が存在したが、小さくその表示文字数も少ない文字表示部3の表示では、使用者に十分なガイダンスが行えず、十分なヘルプが出来なかったが、本実施形態では音声を用いることにより、使用者に十分な説明が行えるようにした。 In a conventional apparatus, but apparatus for performing the character information display unit 3 in the character display is present, small in the number of displayed characters is also less of a character display unit 3 display, can not be performed sufficient guidance to the user, it can have enough help It was not, by using the voice in the present embodiment, so as to perform sufficient explanation to the user.

【0013】使用者が操作中にその機能自体やその機能を実行するための操作方法が解らなくなった場合、図2 [0013] If the operating method for a user to execute the function itself and its function during the operation no longer know, 2
のフローチャートに示すように、ヘルプ専用キーである音声ヘルプ呼び出しキー6を押す(ステップ201)。 As shown in the flowchart of, push the voice help call key 6 is help dedicated key (step 201).
このキー6が押されると、携帯電話は現在の操作状態を把握する。 When the key 6 is pressed, the mobile phone is to understand the current operating status. 例えば機能キー5が連続して2回押されて” For example, function key 5 is pressed twice in succession "
留守録”の機能設定が呼び出された操作状態で、音声ヘルプ呼び出しキー6が押された場合、当該携帯電話の制御部が留守録機能設定が呼び出された操作状態であることを把握し(ステップ201)、把握した操作状態をアドレスとして記憶媒体から必要な箇所を読み出し、スピーカから音声で出力するが、この動作は音声ヘルプ手段を実行するための記憶媒体を携帯電話自体に備えている場合(図2(A))と、携帯電話にはこのための記憶媒体は備えていない場合(図2(B))とで異なる。 In operation state in which the function set is called the answer phone ", when the voice help call key 6 is pressed, to understand that the control portion of the mobile phone is an operation state in which the recording function set is called (step 201), reads necessary portions from a storage medium of an operating state grasped as the address, if it is output by voice from the speaker, this behavior is that includes a storage medium for executing the voice help means to the mobile phone itself ( Figure 2 (a)), the storage medium for this is the cellular phone differs out with if not provided (FIG. 2 (B)).

【0014】すなわち記憶媒体を携帯電話自体に備えている場合には、ステップ211へ進み、把握した状態をアドレスとして内蔵のROM等の記憶媒体から必要なガイダンス情報を読み出し、スピーカで音声に変換し、例えば『現在、留守録機能が選択されています。 [0014] That is the case where a storage medium to the cellular phone itself, the process proceeds to step 211, reads the guidance information required from a storage medium such as a built-in ROM state after grasping as an address, then converted to speech by a speaker , for example, "currently, the recording function is selected. この留守録を設定するためには、さらにダイヤルキーの「#」を押した後、機能キーを押して下さい』等の、選択されている機能と、その設定方法とを音声でガイダンスする。 This in order to set up the voicemail, further after you press the "#" of the dial key, such as press the function key ", a function that has been selected, the guidance and how to set it up in the voice.

【0015】また、このような音声ヘルプ手段を実行するROM等の記憶媒体を携帯電話システムの制御局側に持たせる構成とすることもできる。 [0015] It is also possible to adopt a configuration to have a storage medium such as a ROM to perform such voice help means to control station of a cellular telephone system. この場合には、ステップ202からステップ221へ進み、当該携帯電話は把握した現在の操作状態を制御チャネル等を介して制御局(図示せず)へ無線送信し、これを受信した制御局は送られてきた当該携帯電話の操作状態の情報から、この「操作状態」をアドレスとして記憶媒体から必要なガイダンス情報を読み出し、適当な通信チャネルでこのガイダンスを携帯電話へ無線送信する(ステップ222)。 In this case, the process proceeds from step 202 to step 221, the mobile phone includes the control station the current operation state grasped via the control channel etc. (not shown) wirelessly transmits, feeding the control station which receives the is from the information of the mobile phone operating condition has read the guidance necessary information from the storage medium the "operating condition" as an address, and wirelessly transmits to the mobile phone of this guidance a suitable communication channel (step 222).
そして携帯電話では、これを受信して通常の電話での通話と同様に受話口2から音声で出力する。 And in the mobile phone outputs a voice from the earpiece 2 receives this like the call on a conventional telephone.

【0016】本実施形態の携帯電話は以上のようにして音声によりその機能(またはその機能の説明)と設定操作方法とを知ることができ、有益なヘルプ手段が得られるようになる。 The mobile phone of the present embodiment can know the setting operation method and function (or the function description) by voice as described above, so that valuable help means is obtained. 例えば上述の『現在、留守録機能が選択されています。 For example, the above-mentioned "Currently, the recording function is selected. この留守録を設定するためには、さらにダイヤルキーの「#」を押した後、機能キーを押して下さい』の情報を使用者に伝達させる場合、従来の装置のように小さな文字情報表示部3ではその全部を表示することができず、そのためヘルプ機能の十分な活用ができなかったが、本発明により有益な携帯電話のヘルプ機能が得られるようになった。 In order to set the Answering Machine is, after further press the "#" of the dial key, when to transmit the information of the press the function key "to the user, a small character information display unit 3 as in the conventional apparatus in can not be displayed in its entirety, therefore it was not possible full use of the help function, help function beneficial mobile phones be obtained through the present invention.

【0017】 [0017]

【発明の効果】以上説明したように本発明の携帯電話は、操作が容易で音声によりガイダンスされる音声ヘルプ手段を備えることにより、小さな表示部でも必要十分なヘルプ情報を使用者に伝達でき、有益なヘルプ手段を提供できるという効果がある。 According to the present invention as described above a cellular phone of the present invention is provided with the voice help means operation is guidance by simple voice, can also be transmitted to the user a necessary and sufficient help information in a small display unit, there is an effect that can provide valuable help means. またヘルプ手段の操作を容易化すると共に、必要十分な情報を提供できることから、設定操作が複雑な機能であっても使用者はその場で音声ガイダンスにより設定操作を知ることができるため、さらに搭載機能の数を増やすことができるようになる等の効果がある。 Together with facilitating the operation of the help means, because it can provide a necessary and sufficient information, since the setting operation also user a complex function can know the setting operation by voice guidance in situ further equipped the effect of such it is possible to increase the number of functions.

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

【図1】本発明の携帯電話の装置外観構成を示す斜視図である。 1 is a perspective view showing a device external configuration of the cellular phone of the present invention.

【図2】本実施形態の動作を説明するためのフローチャートである。 Is a flow chart for FIG. 2 illustrating the operation of the present embodiment.

【符号の説明】 DESCRIPTION OF SYMBOLS

1 アンテナ 2 受話口 3 文字情報表示部 4 通話開始終了キー 5 機能キー 6 音声ヘルプ呼び出しキー 7 ダイアルキー 8 送話口 9 電源キー 1 antenna 2 earpiece 3 character information display unit 4 call start and end key 5 Function key 6 speech help call key 7 dial key 8 mouthpiece 9 Power key

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    【特許請求の範囲】 [The claims]
  1. 【請求項1】 携帯電話の有する各機能の説明を受話口のスピーカから音声でガイダンスする音声ヘルプ手段、 を備えたことを特徴とする携帯電話。 1. A mobile phone characterized by comprising a voice help means for guidance by voice from the earpiece speaker describes each function of the mobile phone.
  2. 【請求項2】 前記音声ヘルプ手段は、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより、当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態における必要な説明を前記スピーカから音声でガイダンスする音声ヘルプ手段であることを特徴とする請求項第1項記載の携帯電話。 Wherein said voice help means, by the user pressing a dedicated key, the mobile phone determines its own current operating state, the guidance necessary description in determining the operational state by voice from the speaker mobile phone as set forth in claim 1, wherein claims, characterized in that an audio help means.
  3. 【請求項3】 前記音声ヘルプ手段は、各機能の説明が予め収録された記憶媒体を携帯電話本体に備え、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより、当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態をアドレスとして必要な説明を前記記憶媒体から読み出して行うことを特徴とする請求項第2項記載の携帯電話。 Wherein the voice help means, a storage medium that a description of each function is recorded in advance with the mobile phone unit, by the user pressing a dedicated key, the mobile phone themselves current operating status determination, and a mobile phone as in claim 2 wherein wherein the performing reading from the storage medium necessary explain the determined operating state as an address.
  4. 【請求項4】 前記音声ヘルプ手段は、使用者が専用のキーを押すことにより当該携帯電話が現在の操作状態を自ら判断し、判断した操作状態における必要な説明を、 Wherein said voice help means, the mobile phone determines its own current operating state by the user pressing a dedicated key, the required description of the determined operation status,
    当該携帯電話が制御局と交信を行い各機能の説明が予め収録された当該制御局の記憶媒体から前記判断した操作状態をアドレスとして読み出して行うことを特徴とする請求項第2項記載の携帯電話。 The mobile phone as in claim 2 wherein wherein the performing reading the decision was operated state from the storage medium of the control station described has been recorded in advance for each function performs communication with the control station as the address Mobile phone.
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