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Printing user-created custom header/footer/separator pages from the
A method for customizing header pages, footer pages, and/or separator pages is disclosed. According to one aspect, a user interface is displayed. The user...
Imaging apparatus, imaging method and recording medium for minimizing
release time lag
An imaging apparatus that includes a device for discharging charge or F/E-IC for discharging charge accumulated in an imaging device or CCD and for canceling...
Image capture apparatus which sets a substrate bias voltage of an image
An image-pickup apparatus provided with an auto-focus capability. A first unit is configured to input a first trigger signal to initiate a distance measuring...
Pulse width modulaton device and image forming apparatus
A disclosed device for generating a pulse-width modulated signal according to image data and based on a pixel clock signal includes a pixel clock generating unit...
Controlling timing for starting image formation
Exemplary embodiments provide an apparatus, method, system, computer program and product, each capable of controlling a timing for starting image formation such...
Verification scheme used for email message containing information about
remotely monitored devices
The present invention relates to sending control or monitoring information between two hardware devices utilizing email. Control information relating to either a...
Optical sensor and image forming apparatus that processes specular
An optical sensor includes at least one light emitting unit that emits a light, a first light receiving unit that receives specular reflection light from an...
Fixing liquid, toner fixing method and apparatus, and image forming method
A fixing liquid configured to fix a toner containing a resin on a recording medium is disclosed, wherein a particle containing a component capable of dissolving...
Ink jet head
An ink jet head having: a common ink chamber for storing an ink supplied from an ink supply part; an ink supply path for supplying the ink stored in the common...
Image forming method and apparatus with interlocking inkjet printing
An image forming apparatus that has a carriage with a recording head having a nozzle for ejecting an ink includes a capping member configured to cover the nozzle...
Carrier tape containing good therein, and container using the carrier tape
A carrier tape including a main body and plural pockets arranged on the main body and configured to contain goods therein is described. The pockets have depths...
A printing device capable of printing with either UV curable ink or non-UV curable ink and having a function of controlling so that printing under the printing...
Techniques for receiving information during multimedia presentations and
communicating the information
Techniques for receiving information during multimedia presentations and for communicating the received information to one or more information access devices. A...
Selecting a repository satisfying a security level of data
A device, apparatus, system, computer program and product, each capable of selecting a storage repository for storing data from a plurality of repositories, by...
Protective agent, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A protective agent for forming a protective layer on the surface of an image carrier includes at least a hydrophilic organic compound and an amphiphilic organic...
Image forming apparatus having enhanced controlling method for reducing
deviation of superimposed images
An image forming apparatus includes: image detectors to detect conditions of images, respectively, formed on a transfer member; sensors to detect rotational...
Image forming apparatus, fixing device, and image forming method
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming device configured to form a toner image on a sheet and a fixing device configured to fix the toner image on...
Digital camera and digital camera printing system applied thereon
A digital camera and a digital camera printing system which confirms whether there exists flawed photographic images, and the type of flaws which exist in order...
Semiconductor laser apparatus and method for mounting semiconductor laser
According to an aspect of the present invention, there is provided a semiconductor laser apparatus including: a laser device including: a semiconductor...
Excessive current input suppressing semiconductor laser light emitting
A semiconductor laser light emitting circuit includes a semiconductor laser diode emitting a laser light by modulating a current supplied thereto, a light...
Information recording method and apparatus, information reproducing method
and apparatus, and recording medium
A clock mark for extracting a clock when reproducing information from a recording medium and a synchronization mark for detection a bit-slip are recorded so that...
Method and apparatus for optical information recording capable of
precisely controlling laser light emission
This patent specification describes a novel optical information recording method for recording mark and space information. The method for recording optical...
Image forming apparatus capable of efficiently controlling light radiation
to read an image
An image forming apparatus, capable of efficiently controlling light radiation to read an image, includes at least one lighting tube and at least one reflector....
Camera and printer system and method allowing capturing and formatting
multiple images based on the number received
When a plurality of image data are received, a form data from among at least one form data and a format data from among at least one format data are selected...
Photographing apparatus with improved system initialization and movement
of optical system
A photographing apparatus includes an imaging optical system to guide light from a subject, a movement mechanism to move the imaging optical system, a sub...
Container for storing objects
A container that is capable of outputting information related to objects stored in the container. The container is able to output information for objects that...
Fine clock resolution digital phase locked loop apparatus
A digital phase locked loop apparatus includes an input signal time detecting device that detects a phase of an input signal with prescribed time resolution...
Method for preparing an electrophotographic photoreceptor
A method for preparing an electrophotographic photoreceptor, includes coating an electroconductive substrate with an undercoat layer containing a blocked...
Apparatus and method for manufacturing semiconductor device
An apparatus and a method for manufacturing semiconductor devices implemented with improved steps of forming a sealant resin layer on the surface of a wafer...
Recording method and printed matter
A recording method with an ink ejected by an ink jet head, in which an ink repellent layer is formed on a surface of a nozzle plate of the ink jet head so that...
Liquid discharging head using piezoelectric actuator and image forming
apparatus using the liquid discharging head
A liquid discharging head includes a piezoelectric actuator including a plurality of piezoelectric elements and a plurality of electric supply members. The...
Inkjet recording device, ejecting device provided therein, and method of
calibrating ejection characteristic...
A droplet ejecting device includes a nozzle unit, a piezoelectric member and a drive voltage generating unit. The piezoelectric member has a common electrode and...
Method of manufacturing an inkjet head through the anodic bonding of
In a method of manufacturing an inkjet head, a silicon dioxide (SiO.sub.2) layer is produced on the surface of first silicon member formed from single-crystal...
Color inkjet recording apparatus and copier with increased reliability
A color inkjet recording apparatus includes a multi-nozzle inkjet recording head which ejects a process liquid to a recording medium, and a plurality of...
Paper conveyance apparatus
A paper conveyance apparatus includes a stacking portion; a feeding mechanism to extract and feed paper from the stacking portion one sheet at a time; and an...
Document management system, document management program and recording
A document management system for managing a document together with property information thereof in a folder can respond to various user's needs by providing some...
Method and system of remote position reporting device
A remote position monitoring system, method, and computer-program product using a global position satellite receiver and information from at least two global...
Image forming apparatus capable of effectively developing images
An image forming apparatus, a process cartridge, and a developing unit includes a developer carrying member to carry developer, first and second rotary members...
Circuit control apparatus and method
A circuit control apparatus for establishing a connection to a communication partner via a public circuit network or via a computer network is disclosed. The...
Image processing device, image processing method and remote-scan image
processing system using the same
In the image processing device, method and system of the present invention, a destination identifier of an image file is stored, the destination identifier...
Power supply circuit for digital camera
A power supply circuit for a digital camera, including a DC power supply device for supplying direct current power; an image inputting device driven by the DC...
Method and apparatus for controlling image-display devices collectively
An image-transmitting device connected to image-display devices through a bus cable is provided. The image-transmitting device includes a memory unit storing a...
Switching regulator having a normal operational mode and a light-load
A switching regulator including an inductor and a switching transistor and having a normal operational mode and a light-load operational mode is disclosed. The...
Charge control circuit, charging device, and connection checking method
Electrical connection between a charging device and a secondary battery is checked during a wait time in which a charge mode of the charging device is selected....
Toner, developer, and image forming apparatus
A toner is provided including a binder resin; a release agent; a colorant; and a fatty acid amide compound, wherein the binder resin includes: an amorphous...
Apparatus for forming thin film and method for forming the same
To coat a solution on both surfaces continuously in such a state that an edge portion of the substrate is so constructed as to be fixed, and the substrate is...
Communications apparatus, communications system, and method of setting
An apparatus for communicating, including a communicating unit that enables the apparatus to communicate with a communications counterparty via the communicating...
Method and apparatus for modifying remote devices monitored by a
A method and apparatus for monitoring at least one network connected device (monitored device) using a controller is disclosed. More specifically, a method of...
Image forming apparatus and control method for processing print requests
in a print queue
An image forming apparatus, and a control method and program for same, whereby processing efficiency can be improved by permitting processing in respect of other...
Image processing and display scheme for rendering an image at high speed
An image processing apparatus includes: a block decompression unit that decompresses, block by block, a compressed code formed of a plurality of blocks into...