05678046 is referenced by 294 patents and cites 9 patents.

A method and apparatus for storing and retrieving images of documents, e.g. checks. The method comprises placing a plurality of documents in a document imaging machine and forming an electronic image of each document, storing each electronic image in an electronic storage device, providing at least one user interface device in communication on a communication link with the electronic storage device, placing a request for at least one document image on the user interface device, transmitting the request by the communication link to the electronic storage device, searching the electronic storage device for the requested electronic image of the document, retrieving the at least one electronic image or providing an indication that the image was not found, storing the electronic image, if found, in an electronic file, for transmission to the user interface device at user option, providing the electronic image to the user interface device at command of a user at the user interface device for storage at the user interface device and displaying the requested electronic image on a display of the user interface device. Preferably, the electronic, images are stored with embedded identifying information in a TIFF.RTM. (trademark of Aldus Corp.) file format and the check images can be displayed on a display device which permits the user to view both sides of the checks simultaneously and perform functions such as zooming and rotation of the images.

Title
Method and apparatus for distributing files on a file storage device
Application Number
342265
Publication Number
5678046
Application Date
May 5, 1995
Publication Date
October 14, 1997
Inventor
Philip Wilson
Brooklyn
NY, US
Saul Goldfisher
Brooklyn
NY, US
Glenn Levine
Ossining
NY, US
Thomas Cahill
Newton
NJ, US
Agent
Ostrolenk Faber Gerb & Soffen
Assignee
The Chase Manhattan Bank N A
NY, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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