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An improved audio-visual computer-based home entertainment media inventory and control system is disclosed comprising a computer with associated software, for controlling any combination or number of video tape record-playback units, audio tape record-playback units, video disc record or playback units, CD audio record or playback units, and the like, said system includes a touch-screen color video display for displaying computer or TV format graphics, inventory lists, and operational touch screen menus for ease of operator use in inventorying and accessing audio-visual recordings. This system includes hardware and software facilities for accessing electronic mail sources of media content information, graphics data and broadcast air time guides.

Title
Audio-visual inventory and play-back control system
Application Number
8/24383
Publication Number
5475835
Application Date
March 2, 1993
Publication Date
December 12, 1995
Inventor
Paul R Hickey
Mission Viejo
CA, US
Agent
Sandra M Parker
Assignee
Research Design & Marketing
CA, US
IPC
G06F 15/24
G06F 1/00
G06F 17/40
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