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Image forming apparatus and output setting method of consumed status of
consumable items of the image forming...
An image forming apparatus including a plurality of consumable items. The apparatus includes a consumption status detecting unit that detects a respective...
Clock and data recovery circuit and communications apparatus including the
clock and data recovery circuit
A clock and data recovery circuit that includes a unit to output N-phase clocks each of which has a phase shifted from the others by a time T2 obtained by...
Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using the same
An optical scanning device including a light beam emission unit configured to emit a light beam, a main scanning line deflection unit configured to deflect the...
Image processing apparatus and computer program product for overlaying and
displaying images in a stack
A finished-image generating unit generates a finished image showing a result of a process performed on a target image. A transparent-finished-image generating...
Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and reading-unit install
An adjusting unit adjusts an output level of digital data converted from image data, based on a correction coefficient for each color. A color correction unit...
Document reading apparatus and an image formation apparatus therewith
A document reading apparatus and an image formation apparatus are disclosed. The document reading apparatus detects a locally patent image pixel in a main...
Digital image printing system, control method therefor, printing device,
control method therefor, and computer...
In a digital image printing system, an external device capable of storing digital image data, and a printing apparatus capable of printing the digital image data...
Image forming apparatus for printing images properly arranged relative to
An image forming apparatus prints images on print sheets, and insets tab-index sheets between the printed print sheets. The image forming apparatus includes an...
Transmitted-light-intensity measuring device, medium identifying device,
medium conveying device, and image...
A device for measuring intensity of a transmitted light, includes a first measuring unit that measures a first intensity of a light transmitted through a medium...
End-to-end design of superresolution electro-optic imaging systems
A superresolution electro-optic imaging system operates in a manner that takes into account the different subsystems. For example, rather than designing the...
Digital camera which detects a connection to an external device
An electronic camera and method of operating an electronic camera which detects whether an external device such as a personal computer is properly connected to...
Optical path switching device, optical scanning device, and image forming
A disclosed optical path switching device includes a polarization bistable VCSEL that emits a beam having a rising polarization plane, a laser light source...
Projection-type display device and software program
A projection surface on which a predetermined projection image is projected is provided; a writing surface on which an image can be drawn directly in a...
Method for assembling array-type semiconductor laser device
According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided a method for assembling a semiconductor laser device, including: preparing a laser chip...
Method for adjusting uniformity of liquid ejection from a liquid ejection
An image forming apparatus having a liquid ejection head including a plurality of nozzles for ejecting droplets and a plurality of piezoelectric elements for...
Stack alignment device, sheet discharge device and image forming apparatus
A catch tray for stacking sheets discharged from an apparatus that includes a first sheet-stacking area and a second sheet-stacking area. The tray further...
Information processing apparatus and computer product
An activation program first activates a basic program and a first functional program, which realizes a specific function, among a plurality of functional...
Method and apparatus for storytelling with digital photographs
A method and system for digital story authoring, viewing and storing is described. A display showing an imported story track, an authored story track, and a...
Shared document annotation
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system and associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes...
Lubricant applicator, process cartridge including same, and image forming
apparatus including same
A lubricant applicator, which is included in a process cartridge, and an image forming apparatus, includes a fur brush disposed downstream from a cleaning member...
Fixing device including a heating unit and a pressurizing unit that
includes a rotatable endless member and...
A low-heat loss, belt nip-type fixing device achieves good recording medium separation performance without increasing the size of the device, prevents image...
Image forming apparatus and fixing device
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier to carry a toner image and a fixing device to fix the toner image transferred from the image carrier onto a...
Transfer assembly and image forming apparatus including same
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of image carriers and a transfer assembly. The transfer assembly includes a plurality of transferees, a...
Image forming apparatus with color shift correction suppressing periodic
fluctuations of a surface moving speed...
An image forming apparatus includes a control unit to control a latent image support with a target rate; a first unit to detect patterns; plural parts to be...
Developer transferring device, developing device, process unit, and image
An image forming apparatus capable of reducing the number of toner concentration detection errors caused by variation in the volume of a toner includes a reverse...
Grid electrode, image forming apparatus including same, and process
cartridge including same
A grid electrode, which can be included in a scorotron charger for an image forming apparatus or a process cartridge, includes a thin plate member containing...
Rotation transmission device and image forming apparatus
A rotation transmission device including a driving member configured to input a driving force; a rotatable member; and a joint configured to transmit the driving...
Image forming apparatus, fixing unit, and heating system capable of
heating at increased speed with reduced power
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism configured to form a toner image on a recording medium with a toner according to image data and a...
Heater, fixing unit and image forming apparatus operable with a main and
auxiliary power supply unit
A heater operable with main and auxiliary power supply units. A controller selects a first mode to permit discharge of the auxiliary power supply unit when a...
Toner consumption-calculating apparatus, image forming apparatus, and
toner consumption calculating method
A toner consumption-calculating apparatus includes a printed portion area-detecting unit that detects an area of a printed portion of image data of a latent...
Image forming apparatus for correcting a toner density target value
In an image forming apparatus a developing device develops an electrostatic latent image on an image carrier with a developer that contains toner to obtain a...
Terminal apparatus, a consumables residual quantity display program, and a
A terminal apparatus, a consumables residual quantity display program, and a recording medium are disclosed. The terminal apparatus, which is connected to a...
Image pickup apparatus
An image pickup apparatus includes a gyro sensor 1240 that detects camera shakes, a feed forward value is calculated by multiplying a first coefficient c1 to an...
Data readout method, data readout device, and optical disk
A data readout method is disclosed that is able to read data from an optical disk capable of super resolution readout with high accuracy. The data readout method...
Disk carrier device and disk drive
A disk carrier device for carrying an optical disk having a plate in the center, which plate is capable of being attracted by a magnetic force, is disclosed. The...
Semiconductor device and an electronic apparatus incorporating the
A semiconductor device and an electronic apparatus incorporating the semiconductor device are disclosed. The semiconductor device includesa power circuit that...
Imaging lens, image reader using the lens, and imaging apparatus using the
An imaging lens comprises a first, a second, a third, and a fourth lens group from an object toward an image. The first lens group includes a first lens that is...
Image reading device, image forming apparatus, image reading method, and
A white-level correcting unit makes an image reading unit read a white reference board, and sets a parameter corresponding to a value read by the image reading...
Techniques for performing actions based upon physical locations of paper
Techniques for performing one or more actions based upon physical locations of one or more paper documents. According to an embodiment of the present invention,...
Imaging apparatus and imaging method
First YUV data produced from a pixel output in which one RAW-RGB data is read out from an SDRAM and is compensated in a dynamic range expansion compensating...
Image forming method and apparatus for transfer and fixing image with one
An image forming method and apparatus includes a first image carrying member, a first transfix unit, a second image carrying member, and a second transfix unit....
Power supply device and image forming apparatus
A charging unit charges a capacitor that is configured to be charged and discharged to drive a load. A switching unit switches on and off between the capacitor...
Switching power supply circuit
A switching power supply circuit for generating an output voltage at an output node based on an input voltage at an input node includes a reference voltage...
Pattern substrate including conductive pattern of overlapping circular
patterns disposed on substrate
A pattern substrate including a conductive pattern of overlapping circular patterns disposed on a substrate is provided.
Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus including an image forming unit that forms an image on a recording medium conveyed from a sheet feeding unit to obtain an image...
Duplex printing apparatus having control unit to control printing speed
A duplex printing apparatus capable of printing by performing a slow-up operation on the printing speed so that it increases from a low speed to a set speed at...
Power supply unit and image forming apparatus
A first power supply of a constant-voltage output supplies a power to a load by using an external power. A signal generating unit generates a control signal for...
Belt driving device and image forming apparatus
A plurality of supporting rollers over which the endless belt member is supported includes at least a driving roller that drives the endless belt member and a...
Image forming apparatus including a detachable convey-guiding member
detachably attached to a fixed...
An intermediate transfer unit can be detached from a device main body through an opening that is covered by an openable and closable front cover. A sheet path is...
Image forming apparatus and image density control method
In an image forming apparatus and an image density control method that are capable of suppressing the amount of toner consumed for a purpose other than image...