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Automatic input method of electronic form

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000012168D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Apr-15
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Apr-15

Publishing Venue

IBM

Abstract

A program is disclosed that an automatic data input method based on user viewpoint. Using an electronic form such as ordering form and/or application form on electronic commerce on the web page, often confront the homogeneous work such as address, name, telephone number and so on. It's too much of a bother every time. For resolving this problem, automatically fill the form adding the typical word which is registered on the PC as a profile data - address, name, telephone number, mail ID, etc.) by analyzing the data input field of the web page. Since there are many electronic forms and typical words on the web, this idea has high versatility and re-usability. Also, as profile data, which include personal data, are stored only in the client PC that is owned by users themselves, safely handle this process with keeping the privacy and security. Thus, avoiding the input operation every time about the typical word, achieving the very convenient function for the user. Also, by using this method, this is not only for an electronic commerce, but also for various electronic applications.