Method and apparatus for providing help information in multiple formats

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7299415
APP PUB NO 20040255057A1
SERIAL NO

10463748

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A system and method that provides help information pertaining a process entity, such as a process device, in a number of different formats presents a first display template that enables a user to request the help information in a first format such as a DDHelp format and presents a second template in response to selection of the first template by the user wherein the second template includes the help information in the first format. The system and method then present a third graphical template that enables a user to request the help information in a second format, such as a WinHelp format and present a fourth template in response to selection of the third template by the user wherein the fourth template includes the help information in the second format.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
FISHER-ROSEMOUNT SYSTEMS, INC.AUSTIN, TX492

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Inventor(s)

Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Opheim, Greg St. Paul, MN 2 28
Sigtermans, Walt Apple Valley, MN 1 5
Wilson, Sean Isanti, MN 13 137

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