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Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus that forms an image on a recording medium by conveying the recording medium in a direction orthogonal to a scanning direction of a...
Fluid supply apparatus and image forming apparatus
A fluid supply apparatus enables the direction of movement of a fluid to be changed easily while maintaining high barrier property and durability. The fluid...
Liquid discharging head and image forming apparatus including the liquid
A liquid discharging head includes a piezoelectric actuator configured to displace a vibration plate to cause a nozzle to discharge a liquid drop from a liquid...
Liquid dispenser head, liquid dispensing unit using same, image forming
apparatus using same, and method of...
A liquid dispenser head includes a plurality of nozzles, a plurality of liquid chambers, and a plurality of vibration members. The nozzle is used to discharge...
Liquid dispenser head, liquid dispensing unit using same, and image
forming apparatus using same
A liquid dispenser head includes nozzles, pressure chambers, an energy generator, a shared chamber, a vibration member, and a specific wall portion. The nozzles...
Image forming apparatus and carriage
A side wall surface of a carriage is disclosed with two first projection parts and a second projection part that define the inclination of a reflective optical...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including a head part with an ejection port configured to eject ink, a discarded-ink tank configured to collect ejected or absorbed...
Coating device and coating unit in a stencil printing apparatus
The invention discloses a varnish coating device that utilizes an ordinary conventional digital stencil printing apparatus, such that anyone can easily apply a...
Mounting apparatus and method to control mounting apparatus
A mounting apparatus to mount electronic components on a board includes at least one component feeder in which electronic components of different types are...
Image forming system employing effective optical scan-line control device
An optical scanning characteristic control method is applied to an optical scanning system in which a beam is deflected, and the deflected beam is converged and...
Equipment controller, image forming apparatus, and method for controlling
An equipment controller is disclosed that includes a CPU instructed to switch to a low power mode when being in a non-execution state. The equipment controller...
Information processor and image generator for stopping rotation of a
magnetic disk in response to an abnormal state
An information processor includes a rotating magnetic disk that stores therein data, an accessing unit that accesses the magnetic disk, a detecting unit that...
Data search device, data search method, and recording medium
A data search device to extract relevant data matching a specified requirement from multiple pieces of data to be searched stored in a database. The data search...
Powder container, cleaning device, and image forming apparatus
A powder container includes a first container to contain powder falling from an opening located in an upper portion of the powder container, a second container...
Cleaning device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A cleaning device removes residual toner particles from a cleaning target, such as a photoconductor, which has a moving surface. The cleaning device includes a...
Lubricant applying device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A lubricant applying unit has a residual-toner collection rate X of 50% when the lubricant applying unit has not been used. The collection rate X is obtained by...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a guide member configured to guide a sheet to a nip section between a heating roller and a pressing roller disposed close to...
Image forming apparatus having toner with specific adherence properties
An image forming apparatus includes a first image bearer that bears a latent image to be developed as a toner image, and a second image bearer that includes an...
Image developer using one-component developer
An image developer using a one-component developer, Including a developing roller visualizing an electrostatic latent image formed on an image bearer with a...
Development apparatus having two developer bearers and two development
A development apparatus includes a first developer chamber configured to store and supply the developer, a first developer bearer configured to convey the...
Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device comprises a latent image carrier that carries a latent image, a toner carrier opposing the latent image carrier while carrying toner to...
Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a toner carrying member and an electric-field forming unit. The electric-field forming unit forms electric fields having different...
Conductive member, process cartridge including same, and image forming
apparatus including the process cartridge
A conductive member includes a conductive supporting member provided facing an image bearing member and including a continuous or discontinuous fixing groove...
Image forming apparatus, control method of the same, recording medium for
the same, and image forming system
A disclosed image forming apparatus includes an image forming paper accommodating unit accommodating papers on which an image is formed, a specific paper...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method capable of effectively
transferring toner images
A first degradation degree detector detects a first degradation degree of one of a plurality of image forming devices for forming toner images, respectively,...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method which controls the
exposing of an image carrier to change the...
In a disclosed image forming apparatus, a developing bias applied to a developer carrier or exposure energy with which an image carrier is exposed is adjusted...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program
A patch-pattern forming unit causes an image forming unit to form a patch pattern including a plurality of patches on a conveying member. A detecting unit...
Image processing device, image processing method, and computer program
A first area extracting unit extracts a first document area from document image data by dividing the document image data in units of a document area. A language...
Color processor and computer program product
The present invention provides a Creating unit that creates a color conversion table to be used to convert a CIE color to a device color, a Converting unit that...
Wireless communication device, wireless communication method, and computer
A wireless communication device performs a wireless communication with a communication target device via an intermediate device. A route-information obtaining...
Excess-current protection circuit and power supply
An excess-current protection circuit includes an outer input terminal, an outer output terminal, a driver transistor connected between the input terminal and...
Image processing apparatus, computer program product, and preview image
An image processing apparatus includes a preview creating unit, an image storing unit, a display unit, and a system control unit. The preview creating unit...
Image processing method, program, recording medium, image processing
device, and image forming apparatus
An image processing method configured to produce image data output from an image forming apparatus configured to form an image by using a recording head...
Image processing device, image forming apparatus including same, image
processing method, and image processing...
An image processing device including an image signal reception unit configured to receive an image signal of an image to be processed; a density reduction area...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable
encoding medium encoded with a...
An image processing apparatus, including a color conversion part configured to conduct a color conversion of image data. The color conversion part extends an...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a setting unit, a converting unit, and a transmitting unit. The setting unit sets a save-mode for image data to be output...
Image processing apparatus
An image processing apparatus, includes an image reading part configured to read an image of a document; and an image storage part configured to store image...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, program, and
An image processing apparatus capable of automatically adjusting the enlargement ratio and the position of images and to display the noticed areas of all...
Image forming apparatus for specifying a color material and method thereof
A color material specifying unit of a digital camera generates color material specification data that specifies a color material to be used when forming an...
Conductive oxide-deposited substrate and method for producing the same,
and MIS laminated structure and method...
A method for producing a conductive oxide-deposited substrate including depositing a conductive oxide thin film over a substrate, subjecting the conductive...
Electrophotographic developer and carrier therefor, core material particle
for carrier for electrophotographic...
The present invention can provide small-diameter core material particles for electro photographic carrier, the particles that can prevent occurrences of carrier...
Toner for developing a latent electrostatic image, method for producing
the same, image-forming apparatus and...
To provide a toner for developing a latent electrostatic image comprising at least a colorant, a wax, and a binder resin, wherein Iwax (s) is a value measured...
Heat-resistant resin endless belt producing method
A method for producing a heat-resistant resin endless belt includes preparing a heat-resistant resin sheet including a first surface and a second surface...
Conductive member, process cartridge having the same, and image forming
apparatus having the process cartridge
A conductive member (10) includes a conductive supporting body (1), an electric resistance adjusting layer (2), which is formed onto the conductive supporting...
Image forming apparatus including recording head
An image forming apparatus includes a carriage configured to movably scan, and including a recording head configured to discharge ink droplets and a sub tank...
Sheet delivery device and image forming device
A sheet delivery device is disclosed that includes an openable and closable manual paper feeder, an openable and closable paper catch tray, a first open/close...
Document feeding device, image forming apparatus including same, and
control method for the document feeding device
A document feeding device includes a carrying unit capable of carrying documents, a drawing device drawing and supplying the documents, a drawing device drive...
Information processing apparatus allowing multiple logins
An information processing apparatus accepts operating instruction only from a user who has logged into the information processing apparatus, and is assigned...
Document authentication combining digital signature verification and
A document authentication system and method combine digital and non-electronic (or visual) authentication methodologies in an integrated, unified manner. As...
Document transfer assisting system, monitor apparatus, document transfer
assisting apparatus, method and...
A user inputs a document to be registered in a document management server to a document transfer assisting apparatus. The document transfer assisting apparatus...