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US-7,636,181 Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
In an image reading apparatus, a plurality of reading sensors extend in a main scanning direction and separated from each other in the main scanning direction so...
US-7,636,179 Image quantization processing with error diffusion using oscillating quantization threshold to develop dots...
An image processing method of quantizing multi-tone image data by an error diffusion method, includes the steps of a) detecting change of the image data; and b)...
US-7,636,172 Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus and version check method using an API from an application
An image forming apparatus is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes an application for performing processes on image forming, and a system...
US-7,635,549 Toner and developer, toner container, process cartridge, image forming method and image forming apparatus
A toner including a binder resin, a colorant and a release agent, and satisfying the following relationships (1) and (2): 1.0.ltoreq.FT120/FT160.ltoreq.1.5 (1)...
US-7,635,507 Receiving paper for thermal transfer recording and manufacturing method thereof
A receiving paper for thermal transfer recording, having a paper substrate; an ink receiving layer located overlying one side of the paper substrate and...
US-7,635,129 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet conveying apparatus that conveys a sheet serving as a recording medium and effectively reduces energy consumption includes a movable sheet supporting...
US-7,635,123 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and bypass sheet supplier capable of regulating and supplying...
An image forming apparatus includes a bypass sheet supplier configured to supply a recording medium and an image forming mechanism configured to form an image on...
US-D606,583 Toner cartridge holder
US-7,634,654 Method of nullifying digital certificate, apparatus for nullifying digital certificate, and system, program,...
A method of nullifying digital certificates for nullifying, by means of a communications apparatus, a digital certificate for use by a communications counterpart...
US-7,634,488 Remote distribution/installation utility and associated method of deploying executable code
A method of dynamically managing software functionality of a plurality of non-general purpose computing devices via a network including receiving a management...
US-7,634,481 File creation method, server, computer terminal, recording medium, information processing apparatus, and...
A file creation method creates a program-addition file for adding a program to a program-initiation recording medium of an information processing apparatus. The...
US-7,634,213 Toner collecting device, image forming unit and image forming apparatus
In a toner collecting device of the present invention for conveying collected waste toner to a waste toner storing portion with a toner conveying device, the...
US-7,634,145 Compression and decompression with wavelet style and binary style including quantization by device-dependent parser
A compression and decompression system in which a reversible wavelet filter are used to generates coefficients from input data, such as image data. The...
US-7,633,846 Multi-level information reproducing method, multi-level information recording medium, multi-level information...
A multi-level information reproducing method for reproducing from a recording medium on which marks having detection signal levels different according to...
US-7,633,663 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
An optical scanning device includes a light deflector that deflects light beams from a light source device and an optical scanning optical system that focuses...
US-7,633,650 Apparatus and method for processing binary image produced by error diffusion according to character or line...
An image processing apparatus can obtain a copy image having excellent reproducibility with a relatively simple structure of a processing unit that processes...
US-7,633,639 Compound machine for scanning and printing and a method thereof
An image forming apparatus including a scanner engine and an operation panel is provided, in which the image forming apparatus includes: a display part for...
US-7,633,508 Data transfer apparatus
A reference-data storing unit stores reference data for determining whether to display image data by overwriting display data. A data converting unit converts...
US-7,633,180 Electronic apparatus and starting method of the electronic apparatus
A starting method of an electronic apparatus wherein power supplies of a plurality of the electronic apparatuses are started in order, the starting method...
US-7,632,619 Toner, fixing method and image forming method using the toner
A toner including a binder resin, a wax, and a colorant, wherein particles of the wax having a particle diameter of less than 1.00 .mu.m are included in the...
US-7,631,975 Projection optical system, magnification projection optical system, magnification projection apparatus, and...
A projection optical system for use in an image projection apparatus illuminating an image display panel forming an image in accordance with a modulating signal...
US-7,631,866 Sheet processing apparatus, sheet aligner, and sheet aligning method
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a first folder to fold a sheet in a first folding direction relative to a given orientation of the sheet, a line of the...
US-7,631,862 Device for feeding a recording medium at a controlled distance and image forming apparatus having such device
A sheet feeding device comprises a sheet feeding roller, having a first circumferential section and a second circumferential section, configured to rotate in a...
US-7,631,860 Binding apparatus, paper processing apparatus and image forming system
A paper processing apparatus according to one or more embodiments includes a first and second convey mechanism, a first and second alignment mechanism, and a...
US-7,631,062 System, computer program product and method for managing and controlling a local network of electronic devices
A method, control device and computer program product for remotely controlling wireless network devices broadcasting a wireless menu request from a control...
US-7,631,022 Information processing apparatus and recording medium
An information processing apparatus is disclosed that updates a desired block data item contained in an archive file in an archive file format. According to an...
US-7,630,679 Image forming apparatus, toner container, and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a cleaner, and a toner container. The image carrier carries a toner image to be transferred onto a sheet....
US-7,630,659 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively performing a charging process
A method and an apparatus of controlling a charge voltage including the steps of applying, charging, detecting, and determining. The applying step applies an...
US-7,630,657 Method, apparatus, and program for image forming capable of effectively adjusting positional deviation
An image forming apparatus, in which a program for carrying out an image forming method is provided, includes a transfer member to receive respective images...
US-7,630,652 Image forming apparatus with enhanced maintainability
An image forming apparatus at least includes: a component, detachable from the image forming apparatus, including a driven portion; first and second detectors...
US-7,630,581 Correcting image distortion caused by scanning
An apparatus, system, method, computer program and product are disclosed, each capable of correcting distortion in a scanned image, using at least a character...
US-7,630,514 Embedding and extracting additional information in a document image
Additional information is embedded to a document image by: analyzing a layout of a document image, the layout comprising a character line having a plurality of...
US-7,630,286 Digital PLL circuit and optical disk apparatus having digital PLL circuit
An optical disk apparatus includes a binarizing circuit part for outputting a reference digital signal, and a digital PLL circuit part for outputting a write...
US-7,630,132 Polarization control device
A polarization control device includes a support substrate on which a metal compound structure is formed. The metal compound structure is formed with at least...
US-7,629,991 Writing controlling device and a color image forming apparatus
A write controlling device for an image forming apparatus including a time lag detecting device configured (i) to detect a time lag between (a) synchronization...
US-7,629,780 Power supply unit and printing apparatus with a supplemental power supply unit
A power supply unit and a printing apparatus, including a first power supply unit and a second power supply unit. The second power supply unit accumulates a...
US-7,629,775 Battery connection detection circuit
A battery connection detection circuit is disclosed that is able to correctly determine an operation condition of a secondary battery and a connection condition...
US-7,629,263 Semiconductor sensor production method and semiconductor sensor
A semiconductor sensor production method includes the steps of (A) forming a first etching mask layer on a support part segment of a backside semiconductor...
US-7,629,104 Carrier, method for producing the carrier, developer, and image forming method using the developer
The present invention provides a method for producing a carrier which includes forming a coating layer on a surface of a core material by dissolving or...
US-7,629,103 Photoconductor, manufacturing method thereof, image forming process and image forming apparatus using...
A photoconductor comprising a photosensitive layer disposed on an support, wherein the photosensitive layer has at least a crosslinked layer and the crosslinked...
US-7,629,099 Toner, developer, image forming method, and toner container
A toner is provided manufactured by a method having the steps: dispersing toner constituents including a resin, in an aqueous medium containing a particulate...
US-7,629,094 Electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge...
An electrophotographic photoreceptor including an electroconductive substrate and a photosensitive layer located overlying the electroconductive substrate,...
US-7,628,858 Coating film forming apparatus, electrophotographic fixing member formed by coating film apparatus, and image...
A coating film forming apparatus, which applies a paint to an outer circumferential face of an object to be coated to form a coating film, the coating film...
US-7,628,556 Inkjet carriage unit, inkjet recording apparatus, and image forming apparatus
An inkjet carriage unit is disclosed that includes a main body, a sensor holding part detachably attached to the main body, and an encoder sensor attached to the...
US-7,628,463 Imaging forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes a recording head including a nozzle from which liquid droplets are ejected, a pressure chamber...
US-7,628,316 Recycled product distribution support apparatus and program
A recycling management apparatus acquires stock quantity information, past collection quantity information, and yield information for each type of products, cost...
US-7,627,751 Information processing apparatus, an authentication apparatus, and an external apparatus
An information processing apparatus is disclosed that uses a function of an external apparatus using certificate information from an authentication apparatus for...
US-7,627,277 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus, including a compensation pattern forming device to form a predetermined compensation pattern to compensate image displacement in each...
US-7,627,271 Image forming apparatus including drive transmission member including gears and shafts
An image forming apparatus includes: a photosensitive member; a plurality of development devices attachable to and detachable from a main body of the image...
US-7,627,270 Image forming apparatus that effectively charges a latent image carrier
A charging device for applying a voltage to a latent image carrier of an image forming apparatus includes a brush roller, a voltage applying mechanism, and a...
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