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Image forming method and apparatus which uses alternating voltage to form
an electric field for moving toner
An image forming apparatus includes: an image carrying member having a movable surface; a charging device including a rotatable charging member which is supplied...
Multicolor image forming apparatus
A multicolor image forming apparatus includes: a photosensitive belt unit comprising; a driving roller; a driven roller; a photosensitive belt having a joint,...
Image forming condition adjustment control for image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a charge unit, an exposure unit, an exposure voltage detector, a development unit, and a concentration detector. The exposure...
Optical pickup and optical information processing apparatus
An optical pickup performing recording, reproduction and deletion of information on or from an optical recording medium. The pickup includes light sources for...
Image forming apparatus capable of a color image, and image forming method
for forming a color image
An image forming apparatus for forming a color image, including a charging device configured to charge a moving image bearing member; a writing device configured...
Image processing apparatus, and computer product, allowing selective
resolution of an area of a document
A desired area, a desired resolution of the desired area, and a desired reduction ratio of an area other than the desired area are specified. An image data of...
Image forming apparatus, replacement part, method and apparatus for
recycling replacement part, and method of...
An image forming apparatus includes a judging unit that judges whether a replacement part attached to the image forming apparatus needs replacement based on...
Automatic gain control circuit and low noise amplifying circuit
By connecting an antenna damping circuit (4) and a bypass switch (5) in series and connecting the series circuit and an LNA (3) in parallel, it is possible to...
Transmitter driver circuit in high-speed serial communications system
A driver circuit in a high-speed serial communications system changes an input data signal into a differential signal. A first output terminal is connected to a...
Reference voltage generator and voltage regulator incorporating same
A reference voltage generator includes a first field effect transistor with n-type heavily doped gate structure and a second field effect transistor with p-type...
Synchronous rectification switching regulator, control circuit for
synchronous rectification switching...
A control circuit for a synchronous rectification switching regulator including an output terminal, a switching transistor, an inductor, and a synchronous...
Fixing solution, capsule structure, fixing method, fixing device and image
A fixing solution for fixing toner to a recording medium, includes aliphatic ester held by solvent in a soluble manner, and having solubility or swelling...
Apparatus and method for molding object with enhanced transferability of
transfer face and object made by the same
A method of molding an object with a mold having a transfer face includes the steps of filling, separating, re-melting, re-contacting, cooling, and removing. The...
Image formation apparatus
An image formation apparatus is disclosed, wherein a time interval between a first ink drop and a second ink drop is set at 1.5.times.Tc, a time interval between...
Web installer driver and management through a remote network
An improved system and method for installing a printer driver on a remote information terminal through a network are provided. A method for providing a...
Technique for automating code generation in developing software systems
Programming the creation of a software system is facilitated by automating the generation of some of the program code that is necessary for the software system....
Output requesting apparatus via a network for user-position and
An output requesting apparatus is connected via a network to an output apparatus and a position-management server. In the output requesting apparatus, a...
Developing apparatus and image forming apparatus using same
A developing apparatus using a two-component developer constituted by a magnetic carrier and a toner, and an image forming apparatus comprising the developing...
Image forming apparatus and developing device
In a developing device, a receive-convey screw conveys a developer received from a developer carrier. The receive-convey screw includes a receive-convey blade...
Developing device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A disclosed developing device is for accommodating a developer including carriers and a toner, and for developing a latent image formed on an image carrier. The...
Image forming apparatus including a brush member to temporarily capture
A brush member includes plural raisings and contacts a surface of an image bearer downstream of a transfer station and temporary captures toner remaining on the...
Image formation apparatus
An image formation apparatus is disclosed. The image formation apparatus includes a transfer effectiveness detector that further includes a computing unit for...
Image forming apparatus and associated method of tracking recycling
An image formation unit detached to an image forming apparatus integrally mounts at least one replacement member, and a nonvolatile memory. The nonvolatile...
Controlling format of a compound image
A source image having a foreground section and a background section is segmented into a first image corresponding to the foreground section and a second image...
Reformatting documents using document analysis information
A method and apparatus for reformatting electronic documents is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises performing layout analysis on an electronic...
Operation request accepting apparatus, computer-readable program,
computer-readable storage medium, control...
An operation request accepting apparatus is provided with a reading part to read from a detachable recording medium setting information that is used when a...
Unit for setting function of displayed menu
In a unit for setting a function of a displayed menu, a choosing and displaying operation of selecting one of a plurality of groups of a menu and displaying all...
Image forming apparatus and image forming method
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...
Pixel clock generator, pulse modulator, and image forming apparatus
A comparator compares a time interval between a first synchronization signal and a second synchronization signal with a target value, and outputs an error...
Deviation amount detecting device, deviation amount detecting method, and
computer-readable recording medium
A deviation amount detecting device for use in an electrophotographic color image forming device is configured to correct, during an inter-cycle period in which...
Method of preparing powder and toner for electrophotography, and toner
A method of preparing a powder, including bombarding a spray gas to a liquid material through a spray nozzle to form an atomized liquid material; and solidifying...
Process, toner, process cartridge and apparatus for developing a toner
A process includes developing toner images on a photoconductor, transferring to an intermediate transfer belt and a transferring-and-fixing roller. The toner...
Image forming apparatus
In an image forming apparatus, a control unit determines that dirt is present on the linear scale when a detecting unit detects a change in a moving direction of...
Managing access to a document-processing device using an identification
A method and apparatus for accessing a document-processing device is provided. A request to access the document-processing device is received by the...
Automated document layout design
A method and apparatus for automated document layout creation is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises receiving a first layout of document image...
Method and apparatus for appliance host supported network-based
A method and apparatus for appliance host supported network-based application delivery is described. In one embodiment, a local client device requests access to...
Method and apparatus for providing a service for sharing a printing
A method of providing a service for sharing a printing environment using multiple service providing apparatuses connected via a network is disclosed. The method...
Remote system usage monitoring with flexible packaging of data
A system for monitoring a user's usage of a target application. Such a target application can, as examples, be a software program running on a computer or a...
Printing management system and electronic file printing method
A user sends a printing request of a cost estimate to an electronic file management server, applying a user terminal. The electronic file management server that...
Printing system using a portable terminal and printing charge collecting
A cellular phone company closes a contract with a user to the effect that the cellular phone company collects a predetermined basic charge from the user together...
Paper interface for simulation environments
Techniques for using a paper interface to replay time-based media information captured for a simulation and/or restart execution of a simulation program from a...
Image forming device
An image forming device is disclosed that is able to superpose a smooth sheet on a toner image on a recording sheet after common thermal fusing, perform...
Image forming apparatus capable of stably conveying recording medium
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism, a toner image carrier, a transfer unit, and a contact-separate mechanism. The image forming...
Angle adjustment device and image forming apparatus
An angle adjustment device includes a main body, an operation panel supported for up-down rotation with respect to the main body, a block mechanism to block...
Setting angle adjusting device and setting angle adjusting method
A setting angle adjusting device, includes a first input part configured to input an instruction for changing a setting angle of an operations panel in a first...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including fixing device
A fixing device includes a fixing member, pressure member, first temperature detector, and pressure adjustment mechanism. The pressure member presses against the...
Image forming apparatus including controller driving image carriers
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes image carriers arranged side by side in a preselected direction, developing means each for forming a...
Powder conveying device, developing device, process cartridge, and image
A powder conveying device includes a powder container, a powder conveying tube, a powder conveying member, and a detecting unit. The powder container is...
Electronic document creating apparatus
An electronic document creating apparatus includes a document information obtaining device that obtains and inputs document identification information put on a...