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Publication numberCN1292898 A
Publication typeApplication
Application numberCN 99803630
PCT numberPCT/JP1999/000387
Publication date25 Apr 2001
Filing date29 Jan 1999
Priority date5 Mar 1998
Also published asCN1183431C, EP1004957A1, EP1004957A4, EP1672886A2, EP1672886A3, US6332024, WO1999045459A1
Publication number99803630.7, CN 1292898 A, CN 1292898A, CN 99803630, CN-A-1292898, CN1292898 A, CN1292898A, CN99803630, CN99803630.7, PCT/1999/387, PCT/JP/1999/000387, PCT/JP/1999/00387, PCT/JP/99/000387, PCT/JP/99/00387, PCT/JP1999/000387, PCT/JP1999/00387, PCT/JP1999000387, PCT/JP199900387, PCT/JP99/000387, PCT/JP99/00387, PCT/JP99000387, PCT/JP9900387
Inventors井上胜雄, 束田智辉, 伊藤健世, 冈本智之
Applicant三菱电机株式会社
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
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Portable terminal
CN 1292898 A
Abstract  translated from Chinese
具有配置在筐体的操作面上,根据通信状态显示信息的LCD显示画面(2)、配置在该LCD显示画面(2)的下部,既能沿显示画面方向进行旋转操作,又能进行按压操作的主软键(3)和分别配置在该主软键(3)的左右,能进行按压操作的第1副软键(4A)和第2副软键(4B),将在每一个通信状态中使用频度最高的功能分配给主软键(3),将使用频度较高的功能分配给第1副软键(4A)和第2副软键(4B),在LCD显示画面(2)上的与主软键(3)、第1副软键(4A)和第2副软键(4B)对应的位置上,显示主功能图标和副功能图标,分别表示各功能。 Having a casing arranged on the operation face, the display information according to the communication status of the LCD display screen (2), the lower part of the display configuration screen (2) in the LCD, and both the display screen along the direction rotating operation, the pressing operation can be The main soft key (3) and are arranged on the main soft key (3) around, can be performed first auxiliary soft key a pressing operation (4A) and second auxiliary soft key (4B), a communication state in each the most frequently used functions are assigned to the main soft key (3), the use of higher frequency functions allocated to a soft key (4A) and two soft keys (4B), the LCD display (2 the main soft key (3), a soft key (4A) and two soft keys (4B) corresponding position, show the main features icons and vice function icon) on each function, respectively.
Claims(10)  translated from Chinese
1.一种便携式终端,其特征在于:具有配置在筐体的操作面上,根据通信状态显示信息的显示画面、配置在该显示画面的下部,既能进行旋转操作又能进行按压操作的主软键和配置在该主软键的旁边,能进行按压操作的副软键,将在每一个上述通信状态中使用频度最高的功能分配给上述主软键,将使用频度较高的功能分配给上述副软键,在上述显示画面上的与上述主软键和上述副软键对应的位置上,分别显示主功能图标和副功能图标,表示上述各功能。 A portable terminal, comprising: a housing arranged on the operation face, the display screen according to the communication status information, arranged in a lower portion of the display screen, the rotating operation can be carried out both the main pressing operation softkeys and configuration next to the main soft key, and can operate the auxiliary soft key is pressed, the highest frequency of use of each function is assigned to the communication state to the main soft key, the use of higher frequency function allocated to said auxiliary soft key, and the location of the main soft key and said auxiliary soft key on the corresponding display screen on the display, respectively, the main function icon and an auxiliary function icon, indicating that the respective function.
2.权利要求1记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:作为上述主功能图标,显示表示多个功能的多个图标,利用上述主软键的旋转操作,选择任何一个图标,通过按压操作进行确认。 The portable terminal according to claim 1, wherein: as the main-function icon, displaying a plurality of icons representing a plurality of functions, the use of the above-described rotational operation of the main soft key to select any one icon, be confirmed by pressing operation.
3.权利要求1记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:具有配置在上述操作面上的上述主软键和上述副软键的下部的数字键和电源键,还具有翻盖,其宽度与上述数字键和电源键对应,将上述数字键和电源键覆盖,在上述翻盖关闭的状态下,利用上述主软键和上述副软键进行通常操作。 The portable terminal according to claim 1, characterized in that: a surface disposed in the operation of the main soft key and said auxiliary soft key of the lower portion of the power key and numeric keys, further has a flip, a width of the ten key and the power button corresponds to the above the number keys and power button cover, in the above flip closed, use the main soft key and the sub softkey normal operation.
4.权利要求1记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:具有2个上述副软键,利用上述主软键和第1、第2副软键进行功能操作。 The portable terminal according to claim 1, characterized in that: the sub has two soft keys, soft keys and the main advantage of the first and two soft key functions.
5.权利要求4记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:具有略呈筒状的软键,代替上述主软键及第1和第2副软键,该软键与上述显示画面的下方相邻,能自由转动,该软键由主软键要素和第1和第2副软键要素构成,主软键要素与上述主软键对应,通过按压其中央部来进行开关和转动操作,第1和第2副软键要素与上述第1和第2副软键对应,通过按压其两端部来分别进行开关。 The portable terminal according to claim 4, characterized in that: a substantially cylindrical soft key, in place of the main soft key and first and second auxiliary soft key, the soft key adjacent to the bottom of the display screen, can rotate freely, the softkey by the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft key elements that constitute the main soft key element corresponds to said main soft key, by pressing the central portion of the switch and rotational operation is performed, the first and second auxiliary soft key elements and said first and second auxiliary soft key corresponds, by pressing the switch to its opposite ends, respectively.
6.权利要求1记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:在上述显示画面上,与上述主软键、副软键的规定操作对应显示多个项目,上述主软键利用旋转操作,从上述多个项目中选择任意一个项目。 The portable terminal according to claim 1, wherein: on said display screen, a predetermined operation corresponding to the main soft key, auxiliary soft key display a plurality of items, the use of rotational operation of the main soft key, from said plurality of Select any item in a project.
7.权利要求1记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:具有与因特网连接时进行一次触摸操作的一次触摸键,把与上述因特网连接时使用频度最高的功能分配给上述主软键,将使用频度较高的功能分配给上述副软键,在上述显示画面上的与上述主软键和上述副软键对应的位置上,分别显示表示上述各功能的主功能图标和副功能图标。 The portable terminal according to claim 1, characterized in that: a touch operation is performed when a connection to the Internet one touch key, the highest frequency of use of a function assigned to said main soft key when connected to the Internet, the frequency of use higher degree function allocated to said auxiliary soft key, and the location of the main soft key and said auxiliary soft key on the corresponding display screen on the display, respectively, represent the respective main-function icon and auxiliary function icon functions.
8.权利要求7记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:上述显示画面在与上述因特网连接时,显示表示浏览功能的多个浏览图标,上述主软键和第1、第2副软键与各操作对应,从上述多个浏览图标中选择任意一个图标。 The portable terminal according to claim 7, wherein: said display screen when connected to the Internet, the display indicates a plurality of browser icons browsing function, said main soft key and first and second auxiliary soft key and each operation correspondence, select any one of the plurality of the browser icon from the icon.
9.权利要求7记载的便携式终端,其特征在于:在上述显示画面上,与上述主软键和副软键的规定的操作对应显示多个项目,上述主软键利用旋转操作,从上述多个项目中选择任意一个项目。 The portable terminal according to claim 7, characterized in that: on said display screen, a predetermined operation corresponding to the main soft key and the auxiliary soft key of the display a plurality of items, by the rotation of the main soft key operation, from the plurality Select any project a project.
10.一种便携式终端,其特征在于:具有配置在筐体的操作面上,根据通信状态显示信息的显示画面和略呈筒状的软键,该软键与上述显示画面的下方相邻,能自由转动,该软键由主软键要素和第1和第2副软键要素构成,主软键要素通过按压其中央部来进行开关,同时进行转动操作,第1和第2副软键要素通过按压其两端部来分别进行开关,在上述显示画面的下部区域,与上述主软键要素和第1、第2副软键要素的位置分别对应,显示分别表示上述主软键要素和第1、第2副软键要素的操作功能的主功能图标和第1、第2副功能图标,上述软键根据操作状态,选择上述主功能图标和第1、第2副功能图标。 10. A portable terminal, comprising: a housing arranged on the operation face, the display picture information and a substantially cylindrical soft key according to the communication state, the soft key adjacent to the bottom of the display screen, can rotate freely, the softkey by the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft key elements constitute, by pressing the main soft key element which performs switching to a central portion, and is rotationally operated, the first and second auxiliary soft key feature by pressing both end portions to each switch, in the lower region of the display screen, to the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft keys elements respectively corresponding to the position, the display elements, respectively, said main soft key and Main function icon first and two soft keys elements operating functions and the first and two icons, depending on the operating status of these soft keys, the main function icon and select the first and two function icons.
Description  translated from Chinese
便携式终端 The portable terminal

技术领域 FIELD

本发明涉及便携式终端,例如,涉及能适用于便携式电话机的便携式通信终端。 The present invention relates to a portable terminal, for example, relates to a portable telephone applied to a portable communication terminal.

背景技术 BACKGROUND

有些便携式电话机具有登录输入通话对方的电话号码和主叫用户的姓名等以及从该登录的电话簿目录画面进行检索的功能,还具有作成输入和检索个人信息及日程安排以及电子邮件的功能。 Some mobile phone having login enter the phone number and name of the caller and the caller, etc. retrieved from the login screen phonebook directory functions, but also has made entry and retrieval of personal information and e-mail and scheduling functions. 通常,对该电话簿目录、个人信息、日程安排和电子邮件的登录工作使用数字键等输入装置或特开平9-34620号公报所公开的输入装置。 Typically, the phone book directory, personal information, schedules and work e-mail login using the numeric keys and other input device or input device Unexamined Patent Publication No. 9-34620 Gazette disclosed. 此外,对于电话簿目录的多个主叫用户等的选择功能,可以使用特开平7-297891号公报所公开的选择操作装置。 In addition, for many callers, such as phone book directory selection function can be used to select the operating system Unexamined Patent Publication No. 7-297891 Gazette disclosed.

对于轻便、小型而又要多功能化的便携式电话,要安装具有各种功能键等的输入装置,存在空间不够用的问题。 For lightweight, small, but also multi-functional mobile phone, to install the input device having various function keys, etc., there is not enough space in question. 此外,要在狭小的空间内配置很多输入装置,这从人类工程学的观点来看,存在操作性差的问题。 In addition, a lot of input devices to be configured in a small space, which from the point of view of human engineering point of view, there is a problem of poor operability. 由于考虑该空间的限制,实行使一个输入装置具有多个键功能,但是,会产生这样的问题,即增加用户记忆操作顺序的负担,从认识心理学的观点来看,对操作顺序也难以理解。 Due to consider limiting the space, the implementation so that an input device having a plurality of key functions, however, will have such a problem that increases the burden on users to remember the order of operations, and from the standpoint of understanding of psychology, it is difficult to understand the operation of the order . 进而,还存在搭载在便携式电话机上的电子邮件的文字输入方法很麻烦的问题。 Further, there is mounted on the portable telephone e-mail text input method is very troublesome.

本发明是为了解决上述问题而提出的,其目的在于提供一种便携式终端,在小型化的情况下,使用最低限度的输入键实现多功能化,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 The present invention is made to solve the above problems, and its object is to provide a portable terminal, in the case of miniaturization, the use of the input keys to achieve multifunctional minimum, possible to further improve the convenience for the user.

发明的公开在本发明的便携式终端中,具有配置在筐体的操作面上,根据通信状态显示信息的显示画面、配置在该显示画面的下部,既能进行旋转操作又能进行按压操作的主软键和配置在该主软键的旁边,能进行按压操作的副软键,将在每一个上述通信状态中使用频度最高的功能分配给上述主软键,将使用频度较高的功能分配给上述副软键,在上述显示画面上的与上述主软键和上述副软键对应的位置上,分别显示主功能和副功能图标,表示上述各功能。 Disclosure of the Invention In the portable terminal of the present invention, having disposed on an operating surface of the housing, according to the communication status information display screen is disposed at a lower portion of the display screen, the rotating operation can be carried out both the main pressing operation softkeys and configuration next to the main soft key, and can operate the auxiliary soft key is pressed, the highest frequency of use of each function is assigned to the communication state to the main soft key, the use of higher frequency function allocated to said auxiliary soft key, and the location of the main soft key and said auxiliary soft key on the corresponding display screen on the main menu and the sub-display, respectively, function icons representing the respective functions.

若按照该发明,设置主软键和副软键,同时,在显示画面上的与主软键和副软键对应的位置上,显示主功能和副功能图标,表示上述各功能,因此,可以减少输入键。 According to this invention, set the main soft key and auxiliary soft, while on the display screen of the main and auxiliary soft soft key corresponding position on the main menu and sub-function displays icons representing each of the above functions, so you can reduce the Enter key. 此外,若按照本发明,不用借助使用手册,按照显示画面的显示即可操作,所以,通过与画面的滚动的动作感觉相连带的输入装置(主软键、副软键)提高了操作性。 In addition, according to the present invention, without the aid of manual use, in accordance with the display screen can be operated, so that, with the screen scrolling action sensation input means coupled with the (main soft key, auxiliary soft key) operability is improved.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,作为上述主功能图标,显示表示多个功能的多个图标,利用上述主软键的旋转操作,选择任何一个图标,通过按压操作进行确认。 The portable terminal according to another invention, as the main-function icon, displays a plurality of icons showing a plurality of functions, the use of the above-described rotational operation of the main soft key to select any one icon, be confirmed by pressing operation.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,在显示画面上显示多个图标,作为上述主功能图标,利用主软键的旋转按压操作,选择并确认上述多个图标中的一个,因此,对用户来说,进一步提高了操作性。 In the portable terminal of the invention, a plurality of icons displayed on the display screen, as the main-function icon, using a rotary press operation of the main soft key, select and confirm a plurality of icons above, therefore, the user, to further improve the operability.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,具有配置在上述操作面上的上述主软键和上述副软键的下部的数字键和电源键,还具有翻盖,其宽度与上述数字键和电源键对应,将上述数字键和电源键覆盖,在上述翻盖关闭的状态下,利用上述主软键和上述副软键进行通常操作。 The portable terminal according to another invention, having disposed on said operating surface of said main soft key and said auxiliary soft key of the lower portion of the numeric key and power key, also has a flip, a width to the digital key and power key correspondence, the above the number keys and power button cover, in the above flip closed, use the main soft key and the sub softkey normal operation.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,由于在翻盖关闭的状态下,可以进行主软键和副软键的通常操作,所以可以解除数字键输入等的麻烦。 In the portable terminal of the invention, since in the flip closed state, may be the main soft key and auxiliary soft key generally operate, it is possible to lift the number keys or the like trouble.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,具有2个上述副软键,利用上述主软键和第1、第2副软键进行功能操作。 The portable terminal next invention, the sub has two soft keys, soft keys and the main advantage of the first and two soft key functions.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,可以利用2个上述第1副软键和第2副软键进行功能操作,所以,可以将更多的功能分配给上述第1和第2副软键。 The portable terminal according to the invention can utilize one of the first two soft keys and two soft keys for functional operation, so you can assign more functions to the first and second two soft keys.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,具有略呈筒状的软键,代替上述主软键及第1和第2副软键,该软键与上述显示画面的下方相邻,能自由转动,该软键由主软键要素和第1和第2副软键要素构成,主软键要素与上述主软键对应,通过按压其中央部来进行开关和转动操作,第1和第2副软键要素与上述第1和第2副软键对应,通过按压其两端部来分别进行开关。 The portable terminal according to another invention, having a substantially cylindrical soft key, in place of the main soft key and the first and the second auxiliary soft key, and adjacent to the bottom of the display screen, to be freely rotatable, the soft key from the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft key elements constitute, corresponding to the main soft key element and said main soft key, by pressing the central portion of the switch and the rotational operation is performed, the first and second auxiliary soft key elements and said first and second auxiliary soft key corresponds, by pressing the switch to its opposite ends, respectively.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,使单一的软键具有上述主软键和第1、第2副软键的各个功能,因此,操作性进一步得到改善,同时,大大地提高了使用的方便性。 In the portable terminal of the invention, a single soft key having the respective functions of the main soft key and first and second auxiliary soft key, and therefore, the operability is further improved, at the same time, greatly enhance the ease of use.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,具有与因特网连接时进行一次接触操作的一次触摸键,把与上述因特网连接时使用频度最高的功能分配给上述主软键,将下一个使用频度高的功能分配给上述副软键,在上述显示画面上的与上述主软键和上述副软键对应的位置上,分别显示表示上述各功能的主功能图标和副功能图标。 The portable terminal according to another invention, when an Internet connection with the first contact with the operation of a touch key, the most frequently used functions allocated to said main soft key, the next function is frequently used when connected to the Internet allocated to said auxiliary soft key, and the location of the main soft key and said auxiliary soft key on the corresponding display screen on the display, respectively, represent the respective main-function icon and auxiliary function icon functions.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,当操作一次触摸键时,便与因特网连接。 In the portable terminal of the invention, when one-touch key operation, it is connected to the Internet. 在该连接中,与主软键操作对应选择与上述因特网连接时使用频度最高的功能,同时,利用副软键操作选择下一个使用频度高的功能,所以,可以通过简单的操作实现功能选择。 In this connection, the operation corresponding to the main soft key to select the most frequently used functions when connected to the Internet, at the same time, the use of auxiliary soft key to select the next operation of frequently used functions, it is possible to realize the function by a simple operation selection.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,上述显示画面在与上述因特网连接时显示表示浏览功能的多个浏览图标,上述主软键和第1、第2副软键与各操作对应,从上述多个浏览图标中选择任意一个图标。 A portable terminal next invention, the display screen when connected to the Internet, browse icon to browse the display shows a plurality of functions, the main soft key and the first and two soft keys corresponding to each operation, the browser from the plurality Select any one of the icons in the icon.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,在与因特网的连接中,在显示画面上显示多个浏览图标,所以,利用主软键和第1、第2副软键的简单操作,就能够从该多个浏览图标中选择任意一个图标。 The portable terminal according to the invention, in connection with the Internet, and display multiple browser icon on the display screen, so easy to operate the main soft key and the first and two soft keys, it is possible from the plurality browse icon to select any one of the icons.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,与上述主软键和副软键的规定的操作对应,在上述显示画面上显示多个项目,上述主软键利用旋转操作从上述多个项目中选择任意项目。 The portable terminal according to another invention, a predetermined operation corresponding to the main soft key and the auxiliary soft key, and a plurality of items displayed on the display screen, the use of the rotational operation of the main soft key to select any item from the plurality of items.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,当在显示画面上显示多个项目,并从这些项目中选择任意项目时,用户一边看着显示画面,一边利用主软键和副软键进行简单的操作来选择任意项目。 In the portable terminal of the invention, when displaying multiple items on the display screen, and select any item from these projects, the user watching the display screen, while the use of primary and secondary softkey softkey to select a simple operation any item.

在下一个发明的便携式终端中,具有配置在筐体的操作面上,根据通信状态显示信息的显示画面和略呈筒状的软键,该软键与上述显示画面的下方相邻,能自由转动,该软键由主软键要素和第1和第2副软键要素构成,主软键要素通过按压其中央部来进行开关,同时进行转动操作,第1和第2副软键要素通过按压其两端部来分别进行开关,在上述显示画面的下部区域,与上述主软键要素和第1、第2副软键要素的位置分别对应,显示分别表示上述主软键要素和第1、第2副软键要素的操作功能的主功能图标和第1、第2副功能图标,上述软键根据操作状态选择上述主功能图标和第1、第2副功能图标。 The portable terminal according to another invention, having a configuration in the operating surface of the housing, according to the communication status display picture information and a substantially cylindrical soft key, the soft key adjacent to the bottom of the display screen, and can freely rotate The softkey from the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft key elements constitute, by pressing the main soft key element which performs switching to a central portion, and is rotationally operated, the first and second auxiliary soft key elements by pressing both end portions thereof to respectively switch, in the lower region of the display screen, and the position of the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft keys elements respectively corresponding to the display elements, respectively, said main soft key and the first, Main features two soft key icons on the elements of the operating functions and the first and two icons, the main function of these soft keys to select an icon and the first two functions depending on the operating status of an icon.

若按照该发明的便携式终端,设置具有3个操作功能的单一的软键,同时,在与主软键要素和第1、第2软键要素对应的显示画面上的位置上,显示表示各功能的主功能图标和副功能图标,因此,减少了输入键,同时,由于可以利用单一的软键进行操作,从而大大地提高了操作性能。 In the portable terminal of the invention, a single soft key having three operational functions, simultaneously, at a position with the main soft key element and first and second soft key elements corresponds to a display screen, the display shows the functional The main feature icons and vice icons, thus reducing the input key, and because you can use a single softkey operation, thus greatly improving the operational performance.

附图的简单说明图1是作为本发明的便携式终端的实施形态1的一个例子,表示便携式电话机1的外观的简略平面图。 BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS Figure 1 is a first embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 1 is an example, a schematic plan view showing an appearance of the portable telephone.

图2是表示图1所示的便携式电话机1的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 Figure 2 is a block diagram showing an electrical configuration of the portable telephone shown in Figure 1 of a main portion of Fig.

图3是说明图1所示的便携式电话机1的主要动作的流程图。 Figure 3 is a flowchart illustrating the portable telephone shown in FIG. 1 1 is the main action.

图4是说明图1的便携式电话机1的重拨处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 Figure 4 is a schematic view of a portable telephone of Figure 1 when the redial processing a display screen and softkeys relationships.

图5是说明图1的便携式电话机1的电话簿处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 FIG 5 is an explanatory view of the portable telephone 1 of FIG. 1 phonebook treatment is a schematic diagram of the relationship between screen and soft keys.

图6是说明图1的便携式电话机1的登录处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 Figure 6 is a schematic diagram illustrates the portable telephone of Figure 1 when the registration processing of a display screen and soft keys of the relations.

图7是说明图1的便携式电话机1的文字输入处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 Figure 7 is a schematic view of a portable telephone of Figure 1 when the character input processing of a display screen and soft keys of the relations.

图8是说明图1的便携式电话机1的邮件处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 FIG 8 is an explanatory view of the portable telephone 1 of FIG. 1 processing the mail schematic diagram of the relationship between screen and soft keys.

图9是说明图1的便携式电话机1的通话、接收邮件处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 Figure 9 is an explanatory diagram 1 of the portable telephone set 1 a call, the received mail display processing in a schematic diagram of the relationship between screen and soft keys.

图10是作为本发明的便携式终端的实施形态2的一个例子,表示便携式电话机20的外观的简略平面图。 FIG 10 is a first embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 2 of an example, a schematic plan view showing the appearance of the portable telephone 20.

图11是表示图10所示的便携式电话机20的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 Figure 11 is a block diagram showing the electrical configuration of the portable telephone shown in FIG. 10 of the main portion 20 of FIG.

图12是说明图10所示的便携式电话机20的因特网连接处理的流程图。 FIG 12 is a flowchart illustrating the portable telephone shown in Fig. 10 Internet 20 connection processing.

图13是说明图10所示的便携式电话机20的因特网连接处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 FIG 13 is a schematic view of a portable telephone 20 shown in FIG. 10 Internet connection processing when a display screen and soft keys of the relations.

图14是说明图10所示的便携式电话机20的因特网连接处理时的显示画面和软键的关系的简略图。 FIG 14 is a schematic view of a portable telephone 20 shown in FIG. 10 Internet connection processing when a display screen and soft keys of the relations.

图15是表示图10所示的便携式电话机20的因特网连接处理时的全部浏览功能图标群BG4的图。 15 is a full browser-function icon group 10 of the portable telephone shown in Fig. 20 Internet connection processing when BG4 FIG.

图16是作为本发明的便携式终端的实施形态3的一个例子,表示便携式电话机30的外观的简略平面图。 Figure 16 is a first embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 3 of an example, a schematic plan view showing the appearance of the portable telephone 30.

图17是表示图16所示的便携式电话机30的单一滚动软键31附近的结构的放大图。 Single roller 17 is a portable telephone shown in Fig. 16 31 30 softkeys enlarged view near the structure.

图18是表示图16所示的便携式电话机30的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 Figure 18 is a block diagram showing an electrical configuration of a main part of the portable telephone 30 shown in Fig. 16 Fig.

实施发明的最佳形态为了更详细地说明本发明,根据附图进行说明。 BEST MODE FOR CARRYING OUT THE INVENTION To illustrate the present invention in more detail, based on drawings.

作为本发明的便携式终端的实施形态1的一个例子,图1是表示便携式电话机1的外观结构的平面图。 As the embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 1 of an example, FIG. 1 is a plan view showing external configuration of the portable telephone 1. 在该图中,在便携式电话机1的筐体的表面上配置LCD(Liquid Crystal Disply:液晶显示)显示画面2,在该LCD显示画面2上与便携式电话机1的各种状态对应显示规定的画面。 In this figure, the configuration LCD (Liquid Crystal Disply: liquid crystal display) on the surface of the housing of the mobile telephone 1 display screen 2, the display screen 2 corresponding to the various states of the portable telephone 1 of the LCD display in a predetermined screen. 此外,在LCD显示画面2的下部,作为操作键,分别配置主软键3和位于该主软键3的左右的第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B。 In addition, the lower portion of the LCD display screen 2, as the operation key, the main soft key 3, and are arranged located in the main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key about 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B. 该主软键3能够进行上下旋转操作,同时,能够象按压计算机的鼠标键那样进行按压操作,第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B能够分别进行按压操作。 The main soft key 3 up and down rotation operation can be performed at the same time, as the mouse button is pressed the computer can be performed as a pressing operation, the first auxiliary soft key 4A, 4B of the second auxiliary soft key a pressing operation can be performed separately.

在主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的下部配置可输入数字、英文字和假名的数字键和电源/转换键5,在其下部设置送话器6。 In the main soft key 3, the lower portion of the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B are configured to enter numbers, English characters and kana numeric key and power / switching key 5, at its lower portion microphone 6. 再有,在LCD显示画面2的上部设置扬声器7,进而,在筐体的上端面的端部配置天线8,因此,便携式电话机1利用送话器6和扬声器7,能够作为通常的电话进行通话。 Further, in the upper portion of the LCD display screen 2 is provided a speaker 7, and further, the end portion on the end surface of the housing 8 antenna configuration, therefore, the use of the portable telephone 1 microphone 6 and speaker 7, can be performed as a conventional telephone call.

这里,主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的软键根据设定的状况,其操作功能顺次变化,与当时的状态对应的操作功能在软键功能显示区域2A中显示。 Here, the main soft key 3, a soft key 4A and 4B are two soft keys soft keys according to the condition set by the sequential changes in its operating functions, and then the state of the corresponding operating functions in the softkey function display area 2A is shown. 该软键功能显示区域2A配置在LCD显示画面2的下端部,设在主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的配置位置的正上方,因此,用户可以容易把握主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的当前的功能。 The key function display area 2A configure the display screen 2 in the lower end of the LCD, located in the main soft key 3, just above the first one soft key 4A and two soft keys arrangement position 4B, so the user can easily grasp main soft key 3, a soft key 4A and two soft keys. 4B current function. 再有,与在软键功能显示区域2A显示的主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B对应的标记通过显示位置的闪烁或颜色进行显示,以便在视觉上首先被看到。 Again, with the main soft key function display area 2A shows the third, a soft key 4A and 4B corresponding two soft keys marked by flashing or color display position is displayed to visually first see.

再有,该便携式电话机1的数字键和电源/转换键5由翻盖9覆盖,该翻盖9通过配置在筐体下部的绞链安装,可以进行转动,因此,在该便携式电话机1中,在翻盖9关闭的通常使用状态中,只有主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B可以被用户看见,操作面上配置的键少,从而能得到独具匠心的效果。 Further, the portable telephone number key and power / switching key 5 is covered by a clamshell 9, the clamshell casing 9 disposed in a lower portion by hinge mounting can be rotated, and therefore, in the mobile phone 1, 9 in the closed clamshell normal usage mode, only the main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B user can be seen, the configuration of the key operation face less, whereby the distinctive effect can be obtained. 此外,在便携式电话机1中,即使实现了多功能化,大部分操作也可以利用平常看得见的软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B来实现,用户使用起来更方便。 Further, in the portable telephone 1, even if achieved multifunctional, most of the operations can also use ordinary visible soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B to achieve, users to use more convenient.

图2是表示图1所示的便携式电话机1的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 Figure 2 is a block diagram showing an electrical configuration of the portable telephone shown in Figure 1 of a main portion of Fig. 在该图中,对与图1各部分对应的部分附加同一标号。 In this figure, with a portion corresponding to the respective portions in FIG denoted by the same reference numerals. 在图2中,CPU(Central Processing Unit)10与主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B等的各操作对应,进行显示控制、通信控制等各种控制。 In Figure 2, CPU (Central Processing Unit) 10 corresponding to each operation with the main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B and the like, various controls the display control, communication control and the like. 该CPU10的动作的详细情况将在后面叙述。 The details of the operation of CPU10 will be described later. ROM(Read OnlyMemory)11存储CPU10执行的计算机程序。 The computer program ROM (Read OnlyMemory) 11 stored CPU10 executed. 因此,CPU10按照上述计算机程序进行显示控制、通信控制等各种控制。 Thus, CPU10 various accordance with the computer program controls the display control, communication control and the like.

LCD控制电路12驱动控制LCD显示画面2,接收从CPU10来的指令,控制LCD显示画面2的画面显示。 LCD control circuit 12 drives the LCD display screen 2 controls, received from the CPU10 to the instruction, controls the LCD display screen 2 of the display. 再有,在便携式电话机1中,设置无线发送接收部(图示省略),经天线8(参照图1)在未图示的无线基地台之间进行通信,该无线通信部在CPU10的控制下进行声音数据和文本数据等的接收发送。 Further, in the portable telephone 1, a wireless transmission unit (not shown), via the antenna 8 (see FIG. 1) for communication between the radio base station (not shown), controls the wireless communication unit of the CPU10 Under the transmitted and received voice data and text data and the like.

其次,关于上述便携式电话机1的主要动作,参照图3所示的流程图进行说明。 Next, the main action on the mobile phone 1, will be described with reference to the flowchart shown in Fig. 当图1所示的便携式电话机1的电源接通时,如图4(A)所示,在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中显示初始状态A0的画面。 When the power supply of the portable telephone shown in FIG. 1 1 is turned on, as shown in Figure 4 (A), in the LCD display screen 2 of the soft-key function display area 2A shows the initial mode A0 screen. 即,在该初始状态A0下,作为与主软键3对应的功能,在软键功能显示区域2A纵向并排分别显示表示“登录”、“邮件”和“菜单”的图标IA00、IA01、IA02。 That is, in the initial state A0, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function key function display area 2A in the longitudinal side were showing "login", "Mail" and "menu" icon IA00, IA01, IA02. 同时,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,在表示“登录”的图标IA00的左右并排分别显示表示“电话簿”、“重拨”的图标IA03、IA04。 Meanwhile, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to each function, representing the left and right "Log" icon IA00 side by side, respectively showing "Directory", "redial" icon IA03, IA04 .

在这样的状态下,CPU10(参照图2)进入图3所示的步骤SA1,判断是否选择了图4(A)所示的“重拨”(图标IA04)。 In this state, CPU10 (see Fig. 2) into the step shown in Fig 3 SA1, determines whether to select the Fig. 4 (A) as shown in "Redial" (Icon IA04). 具体地说,CPU10判断用户是否按下了与上述“重拨”对应的第2副软键4B,当判断结果是“YES”时,进入步骤SA2。 Specifically, CPU10 determines whether the user pressed the above-mentioned "Redial" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, when the judgment result is "YES", proceeds to step SA2. 在步骤SA2中,CPU10在执行使用过去曾收到过的电话号码进行呼出的重拨处理后,返回步骤SA1。 In step SA2, CPU10 redial processed using exhaled in the past had received a telephone number in execution returns to step SA1. 再有,关于上述重拨处理,将在后面详述。 Further, the above redial processing will be described in detail later.

此外,当步骤SA1的判断结果是“NO”时,CPU10进入步骤SA3,判断是否选择了图4(A)所示的“电话簿”(图标IA03)。 Further, when the determination result of Step SA1 is "NO" when, CPU10 proceeds to step SA3, then determines whether the FIG. 4 (A) "Phone Book" (Icon IA03) shown in Fig. 具体地说,CPU10判断用户是否按下了与上述“电话簿”对应的第1副软键4A,当判断结果是“YES”时,进入步骤SA4。 Specifically, CPU10 determines whether the user pressed the above-mentioned "Phonebook" corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key 4A, when the judgment result is "YES", proceeds to step SA4. 在步骤SA4中,CPU10在执行检索由用户预先登录的姓名、电话机的机种和电话号码组成的电话簿,并根据检索结果进行呼出等的电话簿处理之后,返回步骤SA1。 After step SA4, CPU10 perform a search in the names registered in advance by the user, the telephone and the telephone number of models composed phonebook, such as phonebook and outgoing processing based on the search result, returns to step SA1. 再有,关于该电话簿处理,将在后面详述。 Further, with regard to the directory processing, will be described in detail later.

此外,当步骤SA3的判断结果是“NO”时,CPU10进入SA5,判断是否选择了图4(A)所示的“登录”(图标IA00)。 Further, when the judgment result of step SA3 is "NO" when, CPU10 enter SA5, then determines whether the FIG. 4 (A) "Log" (Icon IA00) shown in Fig. 具体地说,CPU10判断主软键3是否在旋转到该图的下方后已按下,当判断结果是“YES”时,进入步骤SA6。 Specifically, CPU10 determines whether the main soft key 3 is pressed in the downward rotation to the figure, when the judgment result is "YES", flow proceeds to step SA6. 在步骤SA6中,CPU10在执行进行姓名、电话号码、电子邮件的地址等新登录和修正的登录处理之后,返回步骤SA1。 In step SA6 in, CPU10 name in execution, after the phone number, address, e-mail and other new and amended login login process returns to step SA1. 再有,关于该登录处理,将在后面详述。 Further, regarding the registration processing will be described later.

此外,当步骤SA5的判断结果是“NO”时,CPU10进入步骤SA7,判断是否选择了图4(A)所示的“邮件”(图标IA01)。 Further, when the determination result of step SA5 is "NO" when, CPU10 proceeds to step SA7, then determines whether the FIG. 4 (A) "mail" as shown in (icon IA01). 具体地说,判断是否利用主软键3的按压选择了图4(A)所示的“邮件”(图标IA01),当判断结果是“YES”时,PU10在执行例如通过经因特网等访问服务器终端,进行电子邮件的读取和新电子邮件的作成等的邮件处理之后,返回步骤SA1。 Specifically, it is determined whether the main soft key 3 is pressed to select the Fig. 4 (A) as shown in the "Mail" (Icon IA01), when the judgment result is "YES", PU10 in performing, for example via the Internet access server via etc. After the terminal, read e-mails and made new e-mail and other mail processing returns to step SA1. 关于该邮件处理,将在后面详述。 About the mail processing, will be described in detail later. 此外,当步骤SA7的判断结果是“NO”时,CPU10返回步骤SA1。 Further, when the determination result in step SA7 is "NO" when, CPU10 returns to step SA1.

下面,除了上述拨号处理、电话簿处理、登录处理、邮件处理之外,以文字输入处理和通话作为具体例子,说明与便携式电话机1实际使用的状态对应分配给主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的功能变化的情况,并说明在各种状态下只使用主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B,就能实现大部分操作的情况。 Here, in addition to the above-described dialing processing, the directory processing, registration processing, mail processing outside the call processing and text input as a specific example to show the state of the actual use of the portable telephone 1 corresponding allocated to the main soft key 3, the first one case 2 soft key 4A and 4B softkey function changes, and describes the use of only the main soft key 3 in various states, the first a soft key 4A and two soft keys 4B, will be able to achieve most of the operations situation.

图4(A)是表示在便携式电话机1的电源接通之后,在LCD显示画面2上作为初始状态显示的软键功能显示区域2A的初始状态A0(图4(A))的图。 Figure 4 (A) shows a portable telephone after a power supply is turned on, the LCD display screen 2 softkey function is displayed as an initial state of the initial state of the display area 2A A0 (Fig. 4 (A)) Fig. 在该初始状态A0下,作为与主软键3对应的功能,在软键功能显示区域2A纵向并排分别显示表示“登录”、“邮件”和“菜单”的图标IA00、图标IA01、图标IA02。 In this initial state A0, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function key function display area 2A in portrait are displayed side by side, said the "Login", "Mail" and "menu" icon IA00, icons IA01, icons IA02. 同时,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,在表示“登录”的图标IA00的左右并排分别显示表示“电话簿”、“重拨”的图标IA03、图标IA04。 Meanwhile, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to each function, representing the left and right "Log" icon IA00 side by side, respectively showing "Directory", "redial" icon IA03, icon IA04. 在该初始状态A0下,当用户按压与“重拨”对应的第2副软键4B时,便转移到下面的重拨处理状态A1(图4(B))。 In this initial state A0, when the user presses the "redial" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, the mode is shifted to the following redial processing state A1 (Fig. 4 (B)).

当转移到该重拨处理(图3:步骤SA2)的状态A1时,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示最近联系的电话号码的一览表和选择位置的光标CA1。 When transferred to the redial processing (Fig. 3: step SA2) when the state A1, the LCD display on the display screen 2 a cursor CA1 indicates the telephone number of the nearest contact list and a selected location. 同时,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“通话”的图标IA10,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“清除”的图标IA11。 Meanwhile, as with the function corresponding to the main soft key 3, the display shows "Call" icon IA10, as with the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding function, showing "Clear" icon IA11. 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CA1移动到所希望的电话号码的位置来进行选择。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, the cursor is moved to the position CA1 desired telephone number to be selected. 当在该选择后按压主软键3时,便转移到通话中的状态A2(图4(C))。 When the selection after pressing the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to the call state A2 (FIG. 4 (C)). 此外,当用户按压用于选择图标IA11的第2副软键4B时,便执行“清除”功能并返回到前面的初始状态A0。 Further, when the second auxiliary soft key 4B when the user presses the select icon for IA11, they perform the "Clear" function and return to the above mentioned initial mode A0.

当转移到该通话中状态A2时,在调出已选择的电话号码后便处于通话中的状态,可以进行通话。 When a call is transferred to the state A2, the transfer of telephone numbers selected in a conversation after the state, you can make a call. 这时,作为与主软键3对应的功能,在软键功能显示区域2A中显示表示“菜单”的图标IA20,同时,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,显示表示“录音”和“通话结束”的图标IA21、IA22。 In this case, as with the function corresponding to the main soft key 3, in the soft-key function display area 2A showing "Menu" icon IA20, while, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to each feature, showing "recording" and "end call" icon IA21, IA22. 此外,这时,在LCD显示画面2上显示“若上下转动主软键3就能够进行“通话音量”的调整”的内容。 In addition, this time, the LCD display on the screen display 2 "if tilt main soft key 3 will be able to make" "adjusted" call volume content.

在该通话中状态A2中,当用户按压与“录音”对应的第1副软键4A时,便转移到下一个录音中状态A3(图4(D))。 In the calling mode A2, when the user presses the "Record" corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the mode is shifted to the next recording state A3 (Fig. 4 (D)). 此外,在该通话中状态A2中,当用户按压与“菜单”对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个菜单选择状态状态A4(图4(E))。 In addition, the call state A2, when the user presses the "menu" corresponding to the main soft key 3, then move to the next menu, select Status A4 (Fig. 4 (E)). 进而,在该通话中状态A2中,当用户按压与“通话结束”对应的第2副软键4B时,通话结束并返回初始状态A0。 Further, in the calling mode A2, when the user presses the "call end" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, the call ends and returns to the initial state A0.

当从通话中状态A2转移到录音中状态A3(图4(D))时,对当前通话内容的声音进行录音。 When A2 is transferred from call state to the recording state A3 (Fig. 4 (D)), the contents of the current voice call record. 在该录音中状态A3中,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,在软键功能显示区域2A中显示表示“停止”和“通话结束”的图标IA30、IA31。 A3 in the recording state, as the first one soft key 4A and 4B are two soft keys corresponding function in the softkey function display area 2A showing "stop" and "End Call" icon IA30, IA31. 在此,当用户按压与停止录音状态的“停止”对应的第1副软键4A时,便返回到前面的通话中状态A2。 In this case, when the user presses the state to stop recording "stop" on a corresponding soft key 4A, then a call to return to the previous state A2. 另外,当按压与“通话结束”对应的第2副软键4B时,通话结束并返回到初始状态A0。 Further, when the user presses the "call end" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, the call ends and returns to the initial state A0.

当从通话中状态A2转移到菜单选择状态A4(图4(E))时,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示进行通话的内容的一览表和选择位置的光标CA4。 When A2 is transferred from the state to call the menu selection state A4 (Fig. 4 (E)), the LCD display on the display screen 2 indicates the content of a call list and select the location of the cursor CA4. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“选择”的图标IA40,作为与第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,显示表示“返回”的图标IA41。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "select" icon IA40, as with the first two soft key 4B corresponding function, "Back" icon display representation IA41. 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CA4移动到所希望的菜单的位置,当按压与“选择”对应的主软键3时,便转移到光标CA4所示的菜单内容的处理状态。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, CA4 move the cursor to the desired position in the menu, and when pressed with the "Select" soft key corresponding to the main 3, the cursor will move to the menu content processing shown CA4 state. 此外,当用户按压与“返回”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回到通话中状态A2。 In addition, when the user presses the "back" of the corresponding first two soft key 4B, then returns to the call state A2.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在重拨处理时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If With the mobile telephone 1, when the redial processing, most of the main operations can by rotating and pressing the main soft key 3 to achieve the operation, the following operations by the first auxiliary soft key 4A and the second auxiliary soft key 4B pressing operation to achieve, therefore, possible to further improve convenience for the user's.

图5(A)表示在便携式电话机1的电源接通并显示初始状态A0(图4(A))后,数分钟后的LCD显示画面2的内容。 Figure 5 (A) shows the power supply in the portable telephone 1 is turned on and displays the initial state A0 (Fig. 4 (A)) after a few minutes after the LCD display screen 2. 在该初始状态B0(图5(A))中,软键功能显示区域2A只显示1行。 In the initial state B0 (Fig. 5 (A)), a key function display area 2A shows only one line. 在该初始状态B0中,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“登录”的图标IB00,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,显示表示“电话簿”和“重拨”的图标IB01、IB02。 In the initial state B0, and in the softkey function display area 2A, as a function corresponding to the main soft key 3, showing "Login" icon IB00, as with the first one soft key 4A and 4B two softkeys corresponding to each function, showing "Directory" and "Redial" icons IB01, IB02.

在此,当用户按压与表示调出预先登录的姓名的电话号码的功能的“电话簿”对应的第1副软键4A时,便转移到电话簿处理状态B1(图5(B))。 Here, when the user presses the Recall indicates the name of the previously registered telephone number of the function "Phonebook" corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key 4A is shifted to the directory processing mode B1 (Fig. 5 (B)). 当转移到该电话簿处理(图3:步骤SA4)的状态B1时,就能够从登录的姓名的首文字开始进行检索。 When shifted to the directory processing: (Fig. 3 step SA4) the state B1, can begin to be retrieved from the first character login name. 即,在LCD显示画面2上显示'ァカサタナハマャラヮ',同时,显示表示选择位置的光标CB1。 That is, in the LCD display on the display screen 2 'ASTON Cytec ka ta na ma ャ HI-ra DBE', at the same time, the display indicates that the cursor to select the location of CB1.

此外,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示用旋转操作进行上下方向的选择的“上下箭头”的图标IB10,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示左右方向的选择的“左箭头”和“右箭头”的图标IB11、IB12。 Further, in the soft-key function display area 2A, as with the function corresponding to the main soft key 3, the vertical direction of the display representation of the selected "down arrow" icon IB10 with the rotational operation, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A and the second 2 soft key 4B corresponding function display selection "left arrow" and "right arrow" icon IB11 expressed about the direction, IB12. 因此,利用主软键3的上下旋转操作和第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B的按压操作,能够任意地控制光标CB1的移动。 Thus, the main soft key 3 up and down rotation operation and the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B pressing operation, it is possible to arbitrarily control the movement of the cursor CB1. 即,例如,当检索名字'田中'时,使用第2副软键4B将光标CB1移动到'タ'行,接着,使主软键3向下转动,便转移到下一个电话簿状态B2(图5(C))。 That is, for example, when searching for the name 'Tanaka', the second auxiliary soft key 4B using the cursor moves to the CB1 'ta' line, then the main soft key 3 is rotated downward, the mode is shifted to the next state phonebook B2 ( Figure 5 (C)).

当转移到该电话簿状态B2时,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示反映登录的姓名和电话机的种类(例如住宅或便携式电话等)的一览表和选择位置的光标CB2。 When transferred to the phone book when the state B2, the LCD display shows the name and telephone reflect the type (e.g., residential or portable telephone, etc.) logged in a list on the screen 2 and select the location of the cursor CB2. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IB20,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“清除”的图标IB21。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IB20, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "Clear" icon IB21 . 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CB2移动到要通话的姓名的位置,在选择后按压与“决定”对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个电话簿处理状态B3(图5(D))。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, CB2 move the cursor to where you want the name of the call, pressing the "decision" after selecting the corresponding primary softkey 3:00, then transferred to the next directory processing mode B3 (FIG. 5 (D)). 此外,当按压与“清除”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回到前面的初始状态B0。 In addition, when 4B is pressed and the "Clear" soft key corresponding to the first two, then returned to the front of the initial state B0.

当转移到电话簿处理状态B3时,在LCD显示画面2上作为选择结果,显示登录的姓名和电话号码。 When shifted to the directory processing mode B3, the LCD display screen 2 at a selection result, and displays the name registered telephone number. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“通话”的图标IB30,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“清除”的图标IB31。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "Call" icon IB30, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "Clear" icon IB31 . 在此,当用户按压与“通话”对应的主软键3时,便转移到在上面图4(C)所述的通话中状态A2。 Here, when the user presses the "Call" corresponding to the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to a call in the above Fig. 4 (C) according to the state A2. 此外,当按压与“清除”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回到前面的初始状态B0。 In addition, when 4B is pressed and the "Clear" soft key corresponding to the first two, then returned to the front of the initial state B0.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在作为电话簿处理、根据电话簿选择发信对方并拨号时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If With the mobile telephone 1, as the directory processing, according to the phone book and dialing the other party to select the transmission, most of the main operations by rotating and pressing the main soft key 3 to achieve the operation, the following operations can be by the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B to achieve the pressing operation, therefore, possible to further improve convenience for the user's.

图6(A)表示在上述图4的初始状态A0下,在按压与表示电话号码和电子邮件的登录功能的“登录”对应的主软键3之后转移到登录状态C0的情况。 Figure 6 (A) in the above figure represents the initial state A0 4 in pressing representing telephone numbers and e-mail sign-on "Log" After three main soft key corresponding to the login state C0 situation. 当转移到该登录处理(图3:步骤SA6)的状态C0时,作为新登录的种类,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示“电话号码”和“邮件”2个选择画面和选择位置的光标CC0。 When transferred to the login process (FIG. 3: step SA6) when the state C0, as a new kind of log, in the LCD display on the display screen 2 indicates "telephone number" and "Mail" two selection screen and select the location of the cursor CC0 . 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IC00,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“返回”的图标IC01。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IC00, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "return" icon IC01. 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CC0移动到所希望的项目,接着,当按压与“决定”对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个登录状态C1(图6(B))。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3 CC0 move the cursor to the desired item, and then, when pressed with "decision" corresponds to the main soft key 3, then move to the next logon state C1 (Fig. 6 ( B)). 此外,当按压与“返回”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回初始状态A0(图4(A))。 Further, when 4B when the corresponding first and second auxiliary soft key pressed "back", it returns to the initial state A0 (Fig. 4 (A)).

当转移到该登录状态C1时,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示“新登录”和“修正”2个选择画面和选择位置的光标CC1。 When transferred to the login state C1 when the LCD display screen 2 showing "new registration" and "fix" two selection screen and select the location of the cursor CC1. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IC10,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“返回”的图标IC11。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IC10, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "return" icon IC11 . 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CC1移动到所希望的项目,接着,当按压与“决定”对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个登录状态C2(图6(C))。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, CC1 move the cursor to the desired item, and then, when pressed with "decision" corresponds to the main soft key 3, then move to the next logon state C2 (Fig. 6 ( C)). 此外,当按压与“返回”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回前面的状态C0。 In addition, when the user presses the "back" of the corresponding first two soft key 4B, will return to the previous state C0.

在该登录状态C2下,在LCD显示画面2上显示输入姓名的标记TC2,利用将主软键3向下转动操作,还显示'决定后下一个画面'的内容。 In the login state C2, the LCD display on the screen display 2 Enter the name of the mark TC2, the use of the main soft key 3 Turn down the operation, but also show 'after the decision to the next screen' content. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IC20,作为与第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“左箭头”和“右箭头”的图标IC21、IC22。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IC20, as 4B corresponding function with the first one soft key 4A and two soft keys, display means "left arrow" and "right arrow" icon IC21, IC22. 在该状态下,当用户利用后面图7所示的方法输入文字时,使主软键3向下转动,便转移到下一个登录状态C3(图6(D))。 In this state, when the user later using the method shown in Fig. 7 when the input character, the main soft key 3 is rotated downward, the mode is shifted to the next login state C3 (FIG. 6 (D)).

该登录状态C3也与登录状态C2一样,在这里,显示输入电话号码的标记TC3,并作为与主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,显示表示“决定”、“左箭头”和“右箭头”的图标IC30、IC31、IC32,在该状态下,当在输入电话号码后按压主软键3时,便返回状态C0。 The login status logged C2 and C3 are the same, here, display the input telephone number mark TC3, and as with the main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to each function, the display indicates "Decision", "left arrow" and "right arrow" icon IC30, IC31, IC32, in this state, when entering a phone number after pressing the main soft key 3, will return to the state C0.

此外,当在该登录状态C0下选择“邮件”时,在处理登录状态C1、C2之后,画面变成输入电子邮件的地址的画面的登录状态C4(图6(E))。 In addition, when you select "Mail" in the login state C0, handling logged in C1, then C2, the picture becomes logged Enter the email address of the screen C4 (Fig. 6 (E)). 该状态C4也与登录状态C3一样,显示输入电子邮件的地址的标记TC4,并作为与主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,显示表示“决定”、“左箭头”和“右箭头”的图标IC40、IC41、IC42。 The state also logged C3 C4 as input tag display email address TC4, and serves as the main soft key 3, a soft key 4A and 4B are two soft keys corresponding function showing "decision "" left arrow "and" right arrow "icon IC40, IC41, IC42. 在该状态下,当在输入电子邮件的地址后按压主软键3时,便返回状态C0。 In this state, when the e-mail address in the input pressing the main soft key 3, will return to the state C0.

此外,当在登录状态C1下选择“修正”时,LCD显示画面2变成与图5(B)的电话簿处理状态B1相同画面的登录状态C5(图6(F))。 In addition, when at the login state C1 select the "Correction", LCD status display logon screen 2 becomes Figure 5 (B) in the same directory processing mode B1 screen C5 (Fig. 6 (F)). 因此,当操作主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B,选择应修正的已登录的人的姓名的首文字时,变成与图5的电话簿处理状态B2相同画面的登录状态C6(图6(G))。 Therefore, when the operation of the main soft key 3, the first text on a soft key and two soft keys 4A 4B, selection should have corrected the name of the person logged into the same directory processing mode Figure 5 B2 Login status screen C6 (Fig. 6 (G)). 进而,当在该登录状态C6下转动操作主软键3,将光标CC6移动到应修正的人的姓名上,并按压与“决定”(图标IC60)对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个登录状态C7(图6(H))。 Furthermore, when logged on at the main soft key 3 C6 turning operation, CC6 move the cursor to the name of the person to be corrected, and press the "decision" (icon IC60) corresponding to the main soft key 3, then transferred to the The next logged C7 (Figure 6 (H)). 此外,当按压与“清除”(图标IC61)对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回初始状态C0。 In addition, when the user presses the "clear" (icon IC61) corresponding to the first two soft key 4B, will return to the initial state C0.

当转移到该登录状态C7时,显示表示姓名、电话号码和邮件地址以及选择位置的光标CC7,上下转动主软键3,使光标CC7移动到修正的项目。 When transferred to the login state C7, the show said the name, phone number and e-mail address and select the location of the cursor CC7, tilt main soft key 3, the cursor moves to the revised project CC7. 例如,在修正电话号码的情况下,当在要修正的电话号码的位置上按压与“修正”对应的主软键3时,转移到登录状态C3,修正后返回原来的登录状态C7。 For example, the telephone number in the correction, when pressed with a "fix" in a position to be corrected on the phone number of the corresponding primary softkey 3:00, changes to the login state C3, as amended return to the original login status C7. 这里,当按压与“清除”对应的第2副软键4B时,返回初始状态C0。 Here, when 4B is pressed and the "Clear" soft key corresponding to the first two, return to the initial state C0.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在电话簿的新登录和修正处理时、大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If With the mobile telephone 1, when the new registration and correction process phonebook, most of the main operations can by rotating and pressing the main soft key 3 to achieve the operation, the following operations by the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B to achieve the pressing operation, therefore, possible to further improve the convenience of users.

当进行象上述图6(C)的登录状态C2那样的文字输入作业时,文字输入画面变成显示文字输入初始状态D0(图7(A))。 When carried out as described above in Fig. 6 (C) of the login state C2 as a character input operation, the character input screen displayed character input into the initial state D0 (Fig. 7 (A)). 例如,在输入“时间”文字时,首先,在软键功能显示区域2A上显示一部分五十音图。 For example, when you enter the "time" text, first of all, in the softkey function display part syllabary display area 2A. 接着,用第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B沿五十音图的左右方向移动,进行选择,利用主软键3的上下转动使光标沿五十音图的上下方向移动。 Subsequently, the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B left-right direction of movement syllabary, selected by rotating the main soft key 3 up or down to move the cursor in the vertical direction of the syllabary. 当使该光标停留在想要输入的假名的位置上并按压与“决定”对应的主软键3时,假名文字便输入到上部的文章中。 When the pseudonym of the cursor on the desired location and press enter and the "decision" corresponds to the main soft key 3, kana entered in the upper part of the article.

将光标移动到五十音图右边的'S'位置并按压“决定”,便可以输入'空格(Space)',同样,将光标移动到'B'的位置并按压“决定”,便可以'返回'。 Move the cursor to the 'S' position syllabary on the right and press the "decision", you can enter the 'space (Space)', similarly, move the cursor to the 'B' position and press the "decision", they can 'return '. 当处在想要转换成汉字的文字输入状态D1(图7(B))时,若按压数字键和电源/转换键5中的转换键,汉字转换便转移到下一个文字输入状态D2(图7(C))。 At the time when you want to convert into kanji text input state D1 (Fig. 7 (B)), if the number keys and press the power / conversion key 5 shift key, kanji conversion will be transferred to the next text input state D2 (Fig. 7 (C)).

当转移到该文字输入状态D2时,文章中的平假名转换成第1候选汉字并显示出来。 When transferred to the text input state D2, the article in the first candidate is converted into hiragana characters and displayed. 当不是正确的汉字时,则按压与“次候补”对应的第1副软键4A,这时,下一个候选汉字便在文章中显示出来。 When the character is not correct, the user presses the "next candidate" corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key 4A, then, the next candidate Chinese characters will be displayed in the article. 若显示的是正确的汉字,则按压与“决定”对应的主软键3。 If the displayed character is correct, then presses the "Decision" corresponding to the main soft key 3. 此外,当按压与“返回”对应的第2副软键4B时,则结束文字输入画面。 Further, when the user presses the "return" 4B time corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key, the character input screen is terminated.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在输入文字时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,这与现有的将多个假名等分别分配给各数字键和电源/转换键5中的0~9键、多次按压这些键来进行选择的输入方法相比,可以使假名输入操作更简易,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If in such a portable telephone, when you enter text, can be done by most of the major rotating and pressing the main soft key operation to achieve 3, the following operations can be the first one soft key 4A and two soft 4B to achieve key press operation, and therefore, this conventional, respectively, a plurality of kana are assigned to each number key and power / switching key 5, keys 0-9, multiple presses of these keys to select the input method of phase ratio, can make the kana input operation easier, it is possible to further improve the convenience of users.

在上述图4的初始状态A0下,转动主软键3,在与主软键3对应的3个图标IA00、IA01、IA02的最下面,显示表示电子邮件功能的“邮件”图标IA01,接着,若按压主软键3,便转移到邮件处理(图3:步骤SA8)的状态E0(图8(A))。 In the above figure the initial state A0 4, turn the main soft key 3, corresponding to the main soft key 3 3 icon IA00, IA01, IA02 the bottom, said the e-mail function to display the "Mail" icon IA01, then, When pressing the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to a mail processing (Fig. 3: step SA8) state E0 (Fig. 8 (A)). 当转移到该邮件处理状态E0时,显示表示“读取邮件”和“作成邮件”2个选择画面以及选择位置的光标CE0。 When transferred to the mail processing state E0, the display indicates "read the message" and "made the message" 2 selection screen and select the location of the cursor CE0. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IE00,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“返回”的图标IE01。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IE00, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "return" icon IE01 . 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CE0移动到所希望的项目的位置,例如,在“读取邮件”的位置上,若按压与“决定”对应的主软键3,便转移到下一个邮件处理状态E1(图8(B))。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, the cursor moves to the position CE0 a desired item, for example, "Read Mail" position, if the user presses the "Decision" corresponding to the main soft key 3, then transferred to the next mail processing mode E1 (Fig. 8 (B)). 此外,当按压与“返回”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回到初始状态A0(图4(A))。 Further, when the user presses the "return" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, it returns to the initial state A0 (Fig. 4 (A)).

当转移到邮件处理状态E1时,在LCD显示画面2上显示表示传送来的部分邮件一览表和选择位置的光标CE1。 When transferred to the mail processing mode E1, in the LCD display section 2 on the display screen showing a list of messages transmitted and select the location of the cursor CE1. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“读取”的图标IE10,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“删除”的图标IE11。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "read" icon IE10, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "Delete" icon IE11. 在此,用户可以上下转动主软键3,使光标CE1移动到希望的项目上,当按压与“读取”对应的主软键3时,便转移到下一个邮件处理状态E2(图8(C))。 Here, the user can rotate up and down the main soft key 3, the cursor is moved to the desired CE1 project When the user presses the "Read" corresponding to the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to the next mail processing mode E2 (Fig. 8 ( C)). 此外,当按压与“删除”对应的第2副软键4B时,便删除该邮件。 In addition, when 4B is pressed and the "Delete" soft key corresponding to the first two, then delete the message.

当转移到邮件处理状态E2时,在LCD显示画面2上显示已选择的邮件的文章。 When transferred to the mail processing mode E2 when the LCD display screen 2 displays the selected message of the article. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“上下方向”的图标IE20,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示分别表示“回复”、“转发”的图标IE21、IE22。 Meanwhile, in the soft-key function display area 2A as a function corresponding to the main soft key 3, the display shows "vertical direction" icon IE20, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to the function, display indicating "Reply", "Forward" icon IE21, IE22. 在此,当用户按压与“回复”对应的第1副软键4A时,便转移到下一个邮件处理状态E3(图8(D))。 Here, when the user presses the "Reply" corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key 4A is shifted to the next mail processing mode E3 (Fig. 8 (D)). 此外,当按压与“转发”对应的第2副软键4B时,便转移到邮件作成状态E4(图8(E))。 Further, when the user presses the "forward" corresponds to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, the state is shifted to the create mail E4 (Fig. 8 (E)).

作为该转发处理,当转移到邮件作成状态E4时,在LCD显示画面2上显示书写的除地址以外的已读的文章的画面。 As the forwarding process, when transferred to the state E4 mail when made in writing except for the LCD display read article addresses two images displayed on the screen. 此外,当在上述邮件初始状态E0的“邮件作成”的位置上按压与“决定”对应的主软键3并转移到邮件作成状态E4时,作为邮件作成用的显示,在LCD显示画面2上显示“地址”、“标题”、“文章”各项目的输入栏。 In addition, when the above-described initial state E0 message "Mail made" position presses the "Decision" corresponding to the main soft key 3 and transferred when the create mail mode E4, made use of as the message displayed in the LCD display screen 2 displays "address", "title", "article" the purpose of the input field. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“书写”的图标IE40,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示分别表示“发信”、“地址”的图标IE41、IE42。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "writing" icon IE40, as with the first one soft key 4A, 4B first two soft keys corresponding function display represent "letter", "address" icon IE41, IE42. 在此,当用户按压与“地址”对应的第2副软键4B时,便经图5的电话簿处理状态B1的电话簿选择处理,转移到下一个邮件作成状态E5(图8(F))。 Here, when the user presses the "address" corresponding to the second auxiliary soft key 4B, then through the directory processing mode B1 in Fig. 5 phonebook selection process proceeds to the next message made state E5 (Fig. 8 (F) ).

在该邮件作成状态E5下,在LCD显示画面2上显示与已选择的姓名的前后的电话簿数据对应的“姓名”和“地址”,同时显示表示选择位置的光标CE5。 In this create mail state E5, the LCD display screen 2 displays the name of the phone book data selected before and after the corresponding "name" and "address", while the display shows a cursor CE5 selected location. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“决定”的图标IE50,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示分别表示“清除”的图标IE51。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function, showing "the decision" icon IE50, as with the first two soft key 4B corresponding function display indicating "Clear" icon IE51. 在此,当用户转动操作主软键3、使光标CE5移动到发信对方的地址上、并按压表示“决定”的主软键3时,便返回到邮件作成状态E4,将选择的发信对方的地址显示在画面中。 Here, when the user rotates the operation of the main soft key 3, the cursor moves to the letter CE5 other's address, and press that "decision" in the main soft key 3, then return to the message made state E4, a letter will be selected the other side of the address is displayed on the screen.

此外,在邮件作成状态E4下,当执行图7的文字输入处理并已文章输入完毕而且按压表示“发信”的第1副软键4A时,便转移到下一个邮件发信状态E6(图6(G))。 In addition, the e-mail made under state E4, when the character input processing executed in Figure 7 and has been entered and press the article that "letter" in a soft key 4A first, then move to the next message sender state E6 (Fig. 6 (G)). 此外,当操作表示“清除”的第1副软键4A时,便返回读取邮件的邮件处理状态E2。 In addition, when operating, said "clear" the first one soft key 4A, will return to read mail message processing state E2. 在邮件发信状态E6中,在显示画面2上显示邮件发信对方的地址和表示正在发信的信息。 E6 letter in the mail status, the display each other's e-mail address in the two letters on the display screen and said it is the sender's message. 同时,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“通话结束”的图标IE60。 Meanwhile, as with the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to the function, the display shows "call end" icon IE60. 在此,当邮件发信结束时,不需要任何操作,自动返回邮件的初始状态E0。 Here, when the end of message transmission, without any operation, the automatic return to the initial state of the message E0. 此外,若在邮件发信中按压表示“通话结束”的第2副软键4B,便中止邮件发信并返回邮件的初始状态E0。 In addition, if pressed in the mail a letter, said, "call end" of the first two soft key 4B, will abort the message and return to the message sender initial state E0.

再有,当从上述读取邮件的邮件处理状态E2转移到邮件回复的邮件处理状态E3时,作为回复对象的邮件信息,在LCD显示画面2上显示附在标题和文章上的引用符号“〉”。 Again, when the E2 transition from mail processing state of the read mail to e-mail reply mail processing state E3, as a reply e-mail message object in the LCD display 2 symbol on the display screen attached to the title and the references to articles on "> . " 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“上下方向”的图标IE20,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示分别表示“发信”、“清除”的图标IE31、IE32。 Meanwhile, in the soft-key function display area 2A as a function corresponding to the main soft key 3, the display shows "vertical direction" icon IE20, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to the function, display indicating "letter", "Clear" icon IE31, IE32. 在此,当用户上下转动主软键3、决定文件的输入位置、并按压主软键3时,便转移到图7的文字输入,文字输入后再返回到该邮件处理状态E3。 In this case, when the user rotates the main soft key 3 down, determine the input location of the file and pressing the main soft key 3, then transferred to the text input Figure 7, the text input and then return to the message processing status E3. 当文件输入完了、按压表示“发信”的第1副软键4A时,便转移到上述邮件发信状态E6。 When the file input finished, pressing that "letter" of the first one soft key 4A, it transfers to the e-mail sender state E6. 此外,当操作表示“清除”的第2副软键4B时,便返回邮件读取的邮件处理状态E2。 In addition, when the operation 4B means "clear" in the first two soft keys, then return mail processing status message reads E2.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在对邮件进行读取、作成、回复和转发等文字输入时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,可以用更简易的操作实现邮件的处理,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If With the mobile telephone 1, when the message is read, made, reply and forward text input, etc., most of the main operations can by rotating and pressing the main soft key 3 to achieve the operation, the following operations can be 4B pressing operation is achieved by first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key, and therefore, can be more simple operations for message processing, it is possible to further improve the convenience of users.

例如,当在初始状态A0(图4(A))等时,使用数字键和电源/转换键5的0~9键输入电话号码时,转移到下一个发信状态F0(图9(A))。 For example, when in the initial state A0 (Fig. 4 (A)), such as when using the numeric keys and power / conversion key 0-9 key 5 when entering a phone number, move to the next letter state F0 (Fig. 9 (A) ). 在该发信状态F0下,显示画面2显示输入的电话号码。 In this transmission mode F0, the display screen 2 to display the input telephone number. 再有,当输入的电话号码预先登录在电话簿上时,也可以显示对应的姓名。 Again, when the telephone number entered pre-registered in the phone book, you can display the corresponding name. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“通话”的图标IF00,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“清除”的图标IF01。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "Call" icon IF00, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "Clear" icon IF01 . 这时,与主软键3对应的标记“通话”闪烁,提示用户该键优先。 At this time, the main soft key 3 corresponding labeled "Call" flashes, prompting the user to the key priority. 而且,当用户按压主软键3时,便转移到上述图5的通话中的状态B3。 Further, when the user presses the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to the call of the above-described FIG. 5 in a state B3. 此外,当按压与“清除”对应的第2副软键4B时,便返回初始状态A0。 In addition, when 4B is pressed and the "Clear" soft key corresponding to the first two, then return to the initial state of A0.

此外,当有从外部来的呼叫时,便中断所有的工作,转移到下面的收信状态F1(图9(B))。 Further, when there is a call from outside, all the work is interrupted, to a next receiving state F1 (Fig. 9 (B)). 在该收信状态F1下,在LCD显示画面2上显示收信的电话号码,同时,当是登录在电话簿上的电话号码时,显示对应的姓名。 In this reception mode F1, the display on the screen 2 displays the telephone number of the recipient in LCD, while, when it is registered in the phone book of the phone number, the corresponding name is displayed. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“通话”的图标IF10,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“留言”、“保留”的图标IF11、IF12。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "Call" icon IF10, as with the first one soft key 4A, 4B first two soft keys corresponding function display said, "Message", "retain" icon IF11, IF12. 这时,与主软键3对应的标记“通话”闪烁,提示用户该键优先。 At this time, the main soft key 3 corresponding labeled "Call" flashes, prompting the user to the key priority. 而且,当用户按压主软键3时,便转移到上述图5的通话中的状态B3。 Further, when the user presses the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to the call of the above-described FIG. 5 in a state B3. 此外,当按压与“留言”对应的第1副软键4A时,在转移到对留言进行录音的模式之后,返回初始状态A0,当按压与“保留”对应的第2副软键4B时,将传达保留的信息送往对方,若接着按压主软键3,便转移到上述图5的通话中的状态B3。 In addition, when the user presses the "message" corresponds to the first one soft key 4A, after the transfer of the message to the recording mode, return to the initial state A0, when pressed with "reservations" corresponds to the first two soft key 4B The information sent to the other party to convey retained, if followed by pressing the main soft key 3, the mode is shifted to the call of the above-described FIG. 5 in a state B3.

此外,当收到从外部来的邮件时,也中断所有的工作,转移到下面的邮件接收处理状态F2(图9(C))。 In addition, when receiving mail from the outside, but also interrupt all the work is transferred to the following incoming mail processing state F2 (Fig. 9 (C)). 在该邮件接收处理状态F2下,在LCD显示画面2上显示收到邮件的发信人地址和收到有邮件的信息。 In the mail receiving processing status F2, the LCD display received mail sender address and e-mail messages received have two on-screen display. 同时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“以后”的图标IF20,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“读取”、“取消”的图标IF21、IF22。 Meanwhile, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "after" icon IF20, as with the first one soft key 4A, 4B first two soft keys corresponding function display said, "Read", "Cancel" icon IF21, IF22. 而且,当用户按压与“以后”对应的主软键3时,便返回原来的工作状态。 Moreover, when the user presses the "after" corresponds to the main soft key 3, then return to the original state. 此外,当按压与“读取”对应的第1副软键4A时,便转移到图8的邮件作成状态E4中的显示填充了文字的邮件的状态。 Further, when the user presses the "read" the corresponding first auxiliary soft key 4A, the mode is shifted to a mail mode E4 in Fig. 8 made in the display of text messages filled state. 进而,当按压与“取消”对应的第2副软键4B时,便删除收到的邮件。 Furthermore, when the mail is pressed and "Cancel" corresponds to the first two soft key 4B, then delete received.

若按照这样的便携式电话机1,在进行发信、收信、进而对收到的邮件进行处理时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,可以用更简易的操作实现发信、收信、进而对收到的邮件进行处理,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If With the mobile telephone 1, during transmission, reception, and thus of the received message is processed, most of the main operations can by rotating and pressing the main soft key 3 to achieve the operation, the following operations can be the first one soft key 4A and 4B two soft keys pressing operation to achieve, so you can achieve a more simple operation letter, the recipient, and then mail received for processing, can be used to further improve the user convenience. 此外,通过对操作进行必要的功能显示、利用表示各功能的优先关系的闪烁、颜色和位置关系提示顺序,用户可以使用相应的输入键进行操作而不致迷糊不清。 In addition, through the operation of the necessary functions to display, use flashing precedence relations represent each function, color and location relations order prompt, the user can use the corresponding input key operation without confused unclear.

作为本发明实施形态2的便携式终端的一个例子,图10是表示便携式电话机20的外观结构的平面图。 As an example embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 2, and FIG. 10 is a plan view showing external configuration of the portable telephone 20. 在该图中,对与图1各部分对应的部分附加同一标号并省略其说明。 In this figure, with a portion corresponding to the respective portions in FIG denoted by the same reference numerals and the description thereof is omitted. 在图12中,新设了信息键21。 In Figure 12, the new 21 key information. 该信息键21设在翻盖9的表面中央部,当用一次触摸开始因特网连接处理时,由用户按下该键。 This information is key to flip the surface 21 in the central portion 9, when an Internet connection with a one-touch start processing by the user presses the button.

这里,因特网连接处理是指利用便携式电话机20的无线通信功能、经无线线路和因特网连接到已与该因特网连接的主机终端上的处理。 Here, the Internet connecting process is the use of the portable telephone 20 of the wireless communication function, and the Internet via a wireless line connected to the processing of the host terminal connected to the Internet. 关于该因特网连接处理的详细情况将在后面叙述。 Detailed information on the Internet connection process will be described later. 此外,因上述便携式电话机20的基本处理与前面叙述了的便携式电话机1的处理(拨号处理、电话簿处理、登录处理、邮件处理、文字输入处理等)相同,故省略其详细说明。 In addition, because the mobile phone 20 of the previous basic processing of the portable telephone described processing (the dialing processing, the directory processing, registration processing, message processing, the character input processing, etc.) 1 is the same, detailed description thereof is omitted.

图11是表示图10所示的便携式电话机20的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 Figure 11 is a block diagram showing the electrical configuration of the portable telephone shown in FIG. 10 of the main portion 20 of FIG. 在该图中,对与图2各部分对应的部分附加同一标号并省略其说明。 In the figure, each part of the two parts corresponding to FIG denoted by the same reference numerals and description thereof is omitted. 在图11中,新设了信息键21(参照图10),通过按压上述信息键21,CPU10执行因特网连接处理。 In Figure 11, the new information key 21 (see Fig. 10), by pressing the info button 21, CPU10 Internet connection to perform processing. 此外,ROM11存储用来执行因特网连接处理的计算机程序。 Further, ROM11 storing a computer program for executing an Internet connection processing.

其次,参照图12说明上述因特网连接处理。 Next, referring to FIG. 12 described above Internet connecting process. 当接通图10所示的便携式电话机20的电源,如图13(A)所示那样,在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中显示初始状态G0的画面。 When the portable telephone set is turned on the power source 10 shown in FIG. 20, FIG. 13 (A) as shown in the LCD display screen 2 of the soft-key function display area 2A shows the initial state screen G0. 即,在该初始状态G0下,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“菜单”的图标IG00,同时,作为与第1副软键4A、第2副软键4B分别对应的功能,在表示“菜单”的图标IG00的左右分别并排显示表示“电话簿”、“重拨”的图标IG01、IG02。 That is, in this initial state G0, in the soft-key function display area 2A, as with the function corresponding to the main soft key 3, showing "Menu" icon IG00, at the same time, as with the first auxiliary soft key 4A, the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to each function, representing the left and right "menu" icon IG00 are displayed side by side indicates "Phonebook", "redial" icon IG01, IG02.

在这样的状态下,当用户在图12所示的步骤SB1按下信息键21(参照图10)时,CPU10(参照图11)执行步骤SB2之后的程序。 In this state, when the user in step SB1 shown in FIG. 12 the information key 21 (see Fig. 10), the routine CPU10 (see FIG. 11) performed after step SB2 press. 即,当按下信息键21时,从初始状态G0转移到下一个因特网处理的状态G1(图13(B))。 That is, when you press the info button 21, G0 transition from the initial state to the next state of the Internet deal with G1 (Fig. 13 (B)). 在该状态G1下,在LCD显示画面2上显示作为因特网连接目的地的主机终端的一览。 In this state G1, the LCD display as a list of Internet connection destination host terminal 2 on the display screen. 在该图中,作为6台主机终端的一览,显示“Host1”~“Host6”。 In this figure, in a list of six host terminals, display "Host1" ~ "Host6".

同时,在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“选择”的图标IG10,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“返回”的图标IG11。 Meanwhile, the LCD display screen 2 of the soft-key function display area 2A, as with the function corresponding to the main soft key 3, the display shows "select" icon IG10, as with the second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding to the function, the display shows " Back "icon IG11. 上述“选择”意味利用光标CG1的移动从“Host1”~“Host6”中选择所希望的主机终端。 Above "choice" means using the cursor moves CG1 choose from "Host1" ~ "Host6" in the desired host terminal. 而且,用户通过上下转动主软键3使光标CG1移动到所希望的主机终端的位置来选择所希望的主机终端(步骤SB2)。 Moreover, the user rotates the main soft key 3 up and down through the cursor CG1 moved to the position of the desired host terminal to select a desired host terminal (step SB2). 这时,若要选择“Host1”,用户将光标CG1移动到“Host1”的位置,然后按压主软键3。 Then, to select "Host1", the user will move the cursor to CG1 "Host1" position, and then pressing the main soft key 3.

因此,状态从状态G1(图13(B))转移到状态G2(图13(C)),并执行连接处理(步骤SB3)。 Thus, the state transition from state G1 (Fig. 13 (B)) to the state G2 (FIG. 13 (C)), and executes connection processing (step SB3). 再有,当用户按压用于选择图标IG11的第2副软键4B时,状态便从状态G1返回前面的初始状态G0(图13(A))。 Further, when the user presses used for the first two soft keys, select the icon IG11. 4B, the state begins to return the previous state of the initial state G1 G0 (Fig. 13 (A)). 而且,当转移到因特网连接的状态G2时,便经因特网对所选择的“Host1”进行连接。 Further, when a transition to state G2 of Internet connection when it via the Internet to the selected "Host1" connection. 这时,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与主软键3对应的功能,显示表示“停止”的图标IG20。 In this case, the key function display area 2A, as the main soft key 3 corresponding function showing "stop" icon IG20. 再有,在因特网连接中,当按压用于选择上述“停止”的主软键3时,便停止因特网连接处理。 Again, the Internet connection, when pressed for selecting the "Stop" in the main soft key 3, Internet connection stops processing.

而且,当确立对“Host1”的连接时,状态从状态G2转移到状态G3(图13(D)),进行从“Host1”读入数据。 Moreover, when the establishment of the "Host1" connection, the state transition from state to state G2 G3 (Fig. 13 (D)), were from "Host1" reads the data. 在该状态G3中,在LCD显示画面2上显示用来利用闪光棒的长度来表示读入的数据量的图标IG31。 In this state G3, when the LCD display on the display screen 2 is used to indicate the use of the length STICK data amount read icon IG31. 同时在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与第2副软键4B对应的功能,显示表示“通话结束”的图标IG30。 While the LCD display screen 2 softkey function display area 2A, as with the first two soft keys corresponding function 4B showing "call end" icon IG30. 再有,当按压用于选择上述“通话结束”的第2副软键4B时,执行通话结束处理,状态从G3转移到初始状态G0(图13(A))。 Further, when pressed to select "call end" of the second auxiliary soft key 4B above is executed when the call terminates the process, state transition to the initial state from G3 G0 (Fig. 13 (A)).

而且,当从“Host1”来的数据读入完毕时,状态从状态G3转移到状态G4(图13(E)),在LCD显示画面2上显示用来检索从读入的数据中得到的信息的大项目菜单(步骤SB4)。 Moreover, when the "Host1" to data read is completed, state transition from state to state G3 G4 (Fig. 13 (E)), resulting in the LCD display is used to retrieve data from the read information is displayed on the screen 2 large projects menu (step SB4). 这时,如图13(E)所示那样,在LCD显示画面2上显示“1新闻”、“2街道信息”、“3气象信息”、“4娱乐”、“5通信”和“6旅行”6个项目构成的菜单。 At this time, as shown in 13 (E) as shown in the LCD display on the display screen 2 "1 News", "2 street information", "weather information 3", "4 entertainment", "5 Communication", and "6 Travel "consisting of six menu items.

同时,在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中,显示浏览功能图标群BG4,将浏览功能的项目用图标显示出来。 Meanwhile, in the LCD display screen 2 softkey function display area 2A, display browsing icon group BG4, the browsing capabilities of the project with the icon displayed. 这里,上述浏览功能图标群BG4如图15所示,由9个项目图标IG40、图标IG41、…、图标IG48构成,形成环状,使图标IG40和图标IG48相接。 Here, the browser-function icon group BG4 shown in Figure 15, from 9 project icon IG40, icon IG41, ..., constitute the icon IG48, form a ring, so that icons and icon IG48 IG40 phase. 此外,在图13(E)所示的LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中,显示图15所示的浏览功能图标群BG4中的5个图标IG40、图标IG41、…、图标IG44。 Further, in FIG. 13 (E) LCD display shown softkey function display area 2A of screen 2, the display shown in FIG. 15 browsing function icon group BG4 in five icon IG40, icon IG41, ..., icon IG44.

在该状态G4中,用户上下转动主软键3,使光标CG4移到希望的主机终端的位置,从6个大项目菜单中选择所希望的大项目菜单(步骤SB4)。 G4 in this state, the user rotates the main soft key 3 down, the cursor moves to the position of the host terminal CG4 desired, choose from the six major projects in the hope of a large menu item menu (step SB4). 这时,若选择“1新闻”,用户将光标CG4移到“1新闻”的位置,然后,按压主软键3。 In this case, if "1 News", the user moves the cursor CG4 "1 News" position, and then pressing the main soft key 3.

由此,状态从状态G4(图13(E))转到状态G5(图13(F)),将选择的“1新闻”进而分成小项目菜单,在LCD显示画面2上显示(步骤SB5)。 Thereby, the state from the state G4 (FIG. 13 (E)) to state G5 (FIG. 13 (F)), the selection of "1 News" into small item menu and then, in the LCD display on the display screen 2 (step SB5) . 这时,如图13(F)所示,在LCD显示画面2上显示“1职业棒球赛结果”、“2职业足球赛结果”、“3佛罗里达洲的个数”、“4美国司法部新闻”、“5四大证卷交易所9月份行情”和“6全美票房收入”6个项目构成的菜单。 Then, as shown in 13 (F) as shown in the LCD display on the screen display 2 "a professional baseball results", "2 professional soccer results", "3 the number of Florida", "4 US Department of Justice news "" 5 Four Stock Exchange in September Quotes "and" 6 American box office "menu consisting of 6 items.

在该状态G5中,用户上下转动主软键3,使光标CG5移到希望的主机终端的位置,从6个小项目菜单中选择所希望的小项目菜单(步骤SB5)。 G5 in this state, the user rotates the main soft key 3 down, the cursor moves to the position of the host terminal CG5 desired, select the desired small item menu (step SB5) from 6 small project menu. 这时,若选择“6全美票房收入新闻”,如图14(A)所示,用户将光标CG6移到“6全美票房收入”的位置,然后,按压主软键3。 Then, if you choose "6 American box office revenue News", as 14 (A), the user moves the cursor CG6 "6 American box office" position, and then pressing the main soft key 3.

由此,状态从状态G6(图14(A))转到状态G7(图14(B)),作为上述“6全美票房收入”的内容,在LCD显示画面2上显示“全美票房最高收入10是…22:00”(步骤SB6)。 Thus, the state from the state G6 (Figure 14 (A)) to the state of G7 (Figure 14 (B)), as the "6 American box office revenue," the contents of the LCD display on the screen display 2 "America's 10 highest grossing revenue is ... 22: 00 "(step SB6). 而且,在状态G7中,当用户从浏览功能图标群BG4中选择所希望的图标时,则进行下面将要说明的浏览处理(步骤SB7)。 Further, in the state G7, when the user selects a desired icon from the browser-function icon group BG4, then performing the following will be described browsing processing (step SB7). 具体地说,若从图15所示的浏览功能图标群BG4中选择与书签对应的图标IG47,通过按压第1副软键4A或第2副软键4B,将整个浏览功能图标群BG4向右或向左方向移动,使图标IG47位于光标CG7所在的地方,即位于软键功能显示区域2A的中央部。 Specifically, if the selection and the corresponding icon IG47 bookmarks from the browser-function icon group BG4 15 shown in the figure, by pressing the first auxiliary soft key 4A or the second auxiliary soft key 4B, the full browser-function icon group BG4 rightward or shifted to the left, so that the icon IG47 located place where the cursor CG7, i.e., a central portion located key function display area 2A.

即,通过用户每按压一次第2副软键4B使整个浏览功能图标群BG4向左方向移动,位于光标CG7所在处的图标便按图标IG42→图标IG43→图标IG44→…的顺序变化。 That is, the user presses once every two soft keys on the entire browsing 4B icon group BG4 shifted to the left, the icon located at the cursor location will CG7 the icon IG42 → icon IG43 → icon IG44 → ... the change order. 这里,当按压第1副软键4A时,浏览功能图标群BG4向右方向移动。 Here, when the first pressing a soft key 4A, the browser-function icon group BG4 right direction. 再有,也可以与此相反,当按压第1副软键4A时,浏览功能图标群BG4向左方向移动,当按压第2副软键4B时,浏览功能图标群BG4向右方向移动。 Further, to be contrary, when 4A first auxiliary soft key is pressed, the browser-function icon group BG4 shifted to the left, when the second auxiliary soft key 4B is pressed, the browser-function icon group BG4 is moved rightward.

而且,象图14(C)所示的状态G8那样,当图标IG47(书签)位于光标CG7所在的地方时,用户按压用于选择该图标IG47的主软键3。 Further, as in Fig. 14 (C), as the state shown in G8, when the icon IG47 (bookmark) is located at the place where the cursor CG7, the user presses the main soft key is used to select the icon IG47 3. 由此,状态从状态G8转到图14(D)所示的状态G9。 Thus, from state to state G8 state shown in FIG. 14 (D) G9. 这时,如图14(D)所示那样,LCD显示画面2上显示表示已选择上述图标IG47的书签MG9。 At this time, as shown in 14 (D) as shown, LCD display on the display screen 2 indicates selection of said icon bookmark MG9 IG47.

其次,用户按压1次用于从浏览功能图标群BG4中选择与信息对应的图标IG46的第1副软键4A。 Secondly, for the first time the user presses a soft key to select a function from the browser icon group BG4 with the information of the corresponding icon IG46 4A. 由此,状态从状态G9转到图14(E)所示的状态G10,从而,图标IG46位于光标CG7的位置。 Thus, from state to state G9 FIG 14 (E) state shown in G10, and thus, the icon IG46 located cursor CG7 position. 在该状态G10中,当用户按压主软键3时,状态从状态G10转到图14(F)所示的状态G11。 G10 In this state, when the user presses the main soft key 3, the state from the state of G10 to the state shown in FIG. 14 (F) G11. 在该状态G11中,LCD显示画面2上除了上述状态G4(图13(E))的小项目菜单之外,在“1新闻”的右方显示书签MG11。 In this state, the G11, LCD display screen 2 in addition to the above-described state G4 (Fig. 13 (E)) other than the small menu item, the "1 News" in the right display bookmarks MG11. 此外,在该状态G11中,当按压信息键21时(步骤SB8),则结束因特网连接处理,状态从G11转到初始状态G0。 In addition, the state G11, when pressing the INFO button 21 (step SB8), the end of the Internet connection processing from the state to the initial state G11 G0.

这样,若按照该便携式电话机1,在进行因特网连接处理时,通过信息键21的1次触摸操作,就能够开始进行处理,同时,大部分的主要操作可以通过主软键3的转动操作和按压操作实现,其附随的操作可以通过第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的按压操作实现,因此,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 Thus, if the portable telephone according to one, making the Internet connection process, the Info key one-touch operation 21 can begin processing the same time, most of the main operations can operate by rotating the main soft key 3 and pressing operation to achieve, and the following operations by the first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B implementation pressing operation, therefore, possible to further improve the convenience of users.

作为本发明实施形态3的便携式终端的一个例子,图16是表示便携式电话机30的外观结构的透视图,图中示出翻盖9打开的状态。 As an example of embodiment of the present invention, the portable terminal 3, and FIG. 16 is a perspective view showing the external configuration of the portable telephone 30, there is shown the flip 9 is open. 图17是图16所示的表示单一滚动软键31附近的结构的放大图,图18是表示上述便携式电话机30的主要部分的电结构的方框图。 17 is an enlarged view showing the vicinity of the structure of a single roller soft key 31, Figure 18 is a block diagram showing the electrical configuration of the main portion of the portable telephone 30 shown in Fig. 16 shows. 在图16、图17和图18中,对与图1、图4(A)和图2的各部对应的部分附加相同的标号并省略其说明。 In FIG. 16, FIG. 17 and FIG. 18, FIG. 1, the same reference numerals in Fig. 4 (A) and FIG. 2 departments corresponding portions and their description is omitted. 在图16中,代替图1所示的主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B,设置了略呈筒状的单一滚动软键31。 In Fig. 16, in place of the main soft key 1 shown in FIG. 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B, is provided a substantially cylindrical single roller soft key 31.

该单一滚动软键31是用于用一个滚筒体实现上述主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B(参照图1)的各功能的键。 This single roller soft key 31 is used to achieve the above with a roller body main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B (see Fig. 1) of each function key. 即,单一滚动软键31具有一个滚筒体,设在LCD显示画面2的下部,能够沿Z方向(圆周方向)自由转动,和主软键3一样,可以象计算机鼠标一样进行按压操作。 That is, a single roller soft key 31 having a cylinder body, provided in the lower portion of the LCD display screen 2, it is possible (the circumferential direction) freely rotatable in the Z direction, and the main soft key 3, the pressing operation can be performed as a computer mouse. 此外,在单一滚动软键31中,主软键部31C是与主软键3(参照图1)对应的部分,第1副软键31A是与第1副软键4A(参照图1)对应的部分。 In addition, a single roller soft key 31, the main soft key section 31C is the main soft key 3 (see FIG. 1) corresponding to the portion 31A is the first auxiliary soft key and the first auxiliary soft key 4A (see Fig. 1) corresponding to part. 同样,第2副软键部31B是与第2副软键4B对应的部分。 Similarly, the second auxiliary soft key section 31B is a second auxiliary soft key 4B corresponding parts.

即,当图16所示的便携式电话机30的电源接通时,如图17所示那样,在LCD显示画面2的软键功能显示区域2A中显示初始状态的画面。 That is, when the portable telephone shown in FIG. 16 of the power supply 30 is turned on, as shown in FIG. 17, the LCD display screen 2 of the soft-key function display area 2A shows the initial state of the screen. 在该初始状态下,在软键功能显示区域2A中,作为与单一滚动软键31的主软键部31C对应的功能,纵向并排分别显示表示“登录”、“邮件”和“菜单”的图标IA00、IA01、IA02,与此同时,作为分别与第1副软键部31A和第2副软键部31B对应的功能,分别在表示登录的图标IA00的左右并排显示分别表示“电话簿”和“重拨”的图标IA03、IA04。 In this initial state, the key function display area 2A, as a single roller soft key 31C main soft portion 31 corresponding functions are displayed side by side lengthwise, said the "Login", "Mail" and "menu" icon IA00, IA01, IA02, meanwhile, 31B respectively as functions corresponding to the first auxiliary soft key section 31A and the second auxiliary soft key section, respectively, in the left and right login icon IA00 showing the side by side display indicating "phonebook" and "Redial" icon IA03, IA04.

因此,当从图标IA00、IA01、IA02中选择所要的图标时,与主软键3(参照图1)一样,只要在上下转动单一滚动软键31后,按压主软键部31C即可。 Thus, when selecting a desired icon from icons IA00, IA01, IA02, the main soft key 3 (see FIG. 1), as long as the single roller soft key 31 is rotated up and down, the main soft key section 31C can be pressed. 同样,当选择表示“电话簿”的图标IA03时,按压第1副软键部31A既可,当选择表示“重拨”的图标IA04时,按压第2副软键部31B既可。 Similarly, when the selection means "Phonebook" icon IA03 when pressing the first auxiliary soft key section 31A can, when the selection means "Redial" icon IA04 when pressing the second auxiliary soft key section 31B can. 再有,由于使用上述单一滚动软键31的操作方法和前述实施形态1和2一样,故省略其说明。 Further, since the above-described method of operation and the single roller soft key 31 of the above embodiment 1 and 2, the description thereof is omitted.

若按照这样的便携式电话机30,使由单个滚筒体形成的单一滚动软键31具有前述主软键3、第1副软键4A和第2副软键4B的各功能,所以,当进行与发信、收信进而与收到邮件有关的处理时,可以利用1个单一滚动软键31实现主要及附随的操作,因此,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 If in such a portable telephone 30 so that the roll body is formed by a single roller soft key 31 having the aforementioned single main soft key 3, first auxiliary soft key 4A and second auxiliary soft key 4B of each function, so that when performed transmitter, receiver and then receive an email with the relevant treatment, you can use a single roller soft key 31 to achieve the main and accompanying operations, therefore, possible to further improve the convenience of users.

上面,详细叙述了本发明的实施形态1~3,但是,具体的结构不限于这些实施形态1~3,不脱离本发明的原则的设计变更等都包含在本发明的范围内。 Above, the detailed description of the embodiment of the present invention is 1 to 3, but the specific configuration is not limited to these embodiments 1 to 3, without departing from the principles of the present invention are all design changes within the scope of the present invention. 例如,在上述实施形态1~3中,作为本发明的便携式终端的一个例子,说明了便携式电话机1、20和30,但并不限于此,作为其他的适用例子,可以举出PHS(Personal Handy PhoneSystem)终端,带通信功能的便携式信息终端。 For example, in the embodiment 1 to 3, as an example of the portable terminal of the present invention, illustrating the portable telephone 1, 20 and 30, but is not limited thereto, as other suitable examples include PHS (Personal Handy PhoneSystem) terminal, a portable information terminal with a communication function.

如上所述,若按照本发明,将在每一个通信状态中使用频度最高的功能分配给主软键,将使用频度较高的功能分配给副软键,在显示画面上的与主软键和副软键对应的位置上,将表示各功能的显示作为主功能图标和副功能图标进行显示,因此,能够减少输入键,同时,能够配置使用方便的大的输入键,能同时实现小型化和多功能化。 As mentioned above, according to the present invention, the most frequently used functions assigned to the main soft key, the use of higher frequency function assigned to the auxiliary soft state in each communication, on the display screen and the main soft key and auxiliary soft key corresponding to the position indicating display the respective functions as the main-function icon and auxiliary-function icon is displayed, it is possible to decrease the input key, can be easily configured to use large input button, to the realization of miniaturization and multi-functional. 进而,不需要借助于使用手册就能操作,利用与画面滚动的动作感觉相连带的输入装置(主和副软键),能够提高操作性能。 Further, no means can be operated using the manual, and the use of the screen scroll operation feeling connected with an input device (main and auxiliary soft keys), it is possible to improve operational performance. 所以,对于书写,在小型化时,能用最低限度的输入键实现多功能化,能够进一步提高用户使用的方便性。 Therefore, for the writing, in miniaturized, can be used to achieve the minimum input key multifunctional, it is possible to further improve the convenience of users.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,由于构成为在显示画面上显示多个图标作为上述主功能图标,在该状态下,利用主软键的旋转按压操作选择并确认上述多个图标中的一个,因此,通过简单的操作就能够在多个图标中进行选择,对用户来说,进一步提高了操作性能和使用的方便性。 The portable terminal according to the next invention, since the display is configured to display a plurality of icons on the screen as the main-function icon, in this state, by the rotation of the main soft key a pressing operation to select and confirm the one of the plurality of icons, Thus, by a simple operation can be selected in a plurality of icons, the user, to further improve the performance and convenience of use.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,在翻盖关闭的状态下可以进行主软键和副软键的通常操作,因此,进一步提高了操作性能。 The portable terminal according to the next invention, in the closed state can flip the main soft key and the auxiliary soft key are generally operate, therefore, to further improve the operability.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,可以利用2个上述第1副软键和第2副软键进行功能操作,所以,可以将更多的功能分配给上述第1和第2副软键,因此,若按照该发明便携式终端,尽管分配的功能多,也不损害操作性能。 If the portable terminal according to an invention, you can use one of the first two soft keys and two soft keys for functional operation, so you can assign more functions to the first and second two soft keys, so If in accordance with the invention of the portable terminal, although the distribution of multi-function, not harm performance.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,使单一的软键具有上述主软键和第1、第2副软键的各个功能,因此,可以通过单一键的操作实现3个各功能,操作性进一步得到改善,同时,大大地提高了使用的方便性。 If the portable terminal according to an invention, a single soft key having the respective functions of the main soft key and first and second auxiliary soft key, so that each function can be implemented three single key operation, operability is further improvement, while greatly improving the ease of use.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,只操作一次触摸键就可以与因特网连接,进而,在该连接中,与主软键操作对应选择与上述因特网连接时使用频度最高的功能,同时,利用副软键操作选择使用频度较高的功能,因此,在与因特网连接时,能进一步提高操作性能。 If the portable terminal according to an invention, only one touch key operation can be connected to the Internet, and then, in this connection, the operation corresponding to the main soft key to select the most frequently used functions when connected to the Internet, at the same time, by the sub Operation Select softkey functions are frequently used, and therefore, when connected to the Internet, can be further improved operability.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,在与因特网的连接中,在显示画面上显示多个浏览图标,因此,利用主软键和第1、第2副软键的简单操作就能够从该多个浏览图标中选择任意一个图标。 In the portable terminal to the next invention, in connection with the Internet, and display multiple browser icon on the display screen, therefore, easy to operate the main soft key and the first and two soft keys can from the plurality browse icon to select any one of the icons.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,当从显示画面上的多个项目中选择任意项目时,只通过进行主软键和副软键的简单操作,就能够进行选择。 In the portable terminal to the next invention, when you select any item from multiple items displayed on the screen, only by a simple operation of the main and auxiliary soft soft keys, you can make a selection.

若按照下一个发明的便携式终端,设置具有3个操作功能的单一的软键,同时,在与主软键要素和第1、第2副软键要素对应的显示画面上的位置上,显示表示各功能的主功能图标和副功能图标,因此,减少了输入键,同时,因可以用单一的软键进行操作故大大地提高了操作性能。 The portable terminal according to the next invention, a single set of soft keys having three operational functions, simultaneously, at a position with the main soft key element and first and second auxiliary soft key elements corresponds to a display screen on the display represents Main features icons and vice function icons of each function, thus reducing the input key, because the operation can be performed with a single softkey it greatly improves performance.

工业上的可用性如上所述,本发明的便携式终端对多功能便携式通信机很有用。 Industrial Availability As described above, the portable terminal of the present invention is useful multifunctional portable communication unit.

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