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US-7,586,821 Data storage apparatus that either certifies a recording medium in the background or verifies data written in...
A data storage apparatus, which can format a recording medium in the background, that verifies data written in a designated region of the recording medium if the...
US-7,586,661 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus
A coupling optical system that includes a coupling lens, a linear-image forming lens, and an aperture couples light beams emitted from a light source to form a...
US-7,586,660 DC brushless motor, light deflector optical scanning device, having an increased efficiency to reduce power...
A light deflector is disclosed that includes a bearing, a motor, a rotary body supported by the bearing and rotated by the motor, and a polygon mirror fixed to...
US-7,586,633 Image processing apparatus, and method of and system for managing image processing apparatus
A managing apparatus connected to a computer network manages an image processing apparatus via the computer network. The image processing apparatus is connected...
US-7,586,510 Image forming apparatus and image deviation correcting method
Image forming units each form an image of one color, which are superimposed to form a color image, and a pattern used for correcting deviation of the image. A...
US-7,586,085 Photo-detection device and method
The broad range measurement exploiting the usual propagated light and the high resolution measurement mode exploiting near-field light are to be accomplished...
US-7,586,084 Optical fiber probe, optical detection device, and optical detection method
An optical detection device image is disclosed that allows fast measurements using near-field light at high resolution and high efficiency but without necessity...
US-7,585,813 Reversible thermosensitive recording medium, label and member, and image processing apparatus and method
The reversible thermosensitive recording medium according to the present invention comprises a support, a thermosensitive layer and a protective layer in order,...
US-7,585,607 Method of manufacturing toner, the toner produced thereby, developer containing the toner and an image forming...
A method of manufacturing a toner including dissolving or dispersing a toner component containing a colorant and a resin in an organic solvent to obtain a liquid...
US-7,584,956 Image forming apparatus, sheet size detection device, and sheet size detection method
An image forming apparatus includes a sheet size detection device including a sheet width direction regulating member, a sheet conveyance direction regulating...
US-D599,848 Inkjet printer
US-D599,845 Toner cartridge
US-7,584,469 Method, apparatus, and computer program product for installing device drivers for peripheral devices
A method, apparatus and computer program product for controlling the installation of device driver software which is executed on computer. The method includes...
US-7,584,351 Method of transferring digital certificate,apparatus for transferring digital certificate, and system, program,...
A method of transferring digital certificates from a digital-certificate transferring apparatus to a communications counterpart. The method includes...
US-7,584,273 Method and apparatus for data communications capable of automatically sending a maintenance request
A data terminal apparatus includes a communications mechanism, a detector, a register, and a controller. The communications mechanism performs electronic...
US-7,583,925 Lubricant application device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A lubricant application device including a solid lubricant, a brush, and a first lubricant scattering prevention member. The solid lubricant is in a non-contact...
US-7,583,922 Image forming apparatus with a pressing member and transfer fixing member
For an image forming apparatus, a transfer fixing apparatus and a transfer fixing method fix a toner image onto a record medium. The fixing apparatus and the...
US-7,583,919 Color image forming apparatus capable of effectively matching registration between elementary color images
Image forming apparatus includes image forming units, an intermediate transfer member, a mark detecting mechanism, a counter, and a controller. The intermediate...
US-7,583,914 Charge member, charge apparatus, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A charge member that can reduce charge irregularities of a member to be charged caused by variations in the gap between the member to be charged and the charge...
US-7,583,913 Recording medium conveying unit and image forming apparatus having recording medium reversing unit
A pair of resist rollers, a transferring device, a fixing device, a recording medium discharging device, and a recording medium reversing device are integrated...
US-7,583,859 Method, computer readable medium and apparatus for converting color image resolution
A method, computer readable medium and apparatus for converting color image resolution include inputting an image enlarging ratio, inputting target pixel data of...
US-7,583,848 Scrambling of image portions via color component interchange
An image processing apparatus that is capable of presenting a general overview of the contents of an original image from its corresponding scrambled image is...
US-7,583,847 Parsing a JPM file into another JPM file
A method and apparatus for parsing a JPM file into another JPM file are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises accessing a first JPM file and...
US-7,583,518 Information processing device
An information processing device is disclosed that is able to prevent displacement of an extension board caused by vibration or shock, and able to prevent...
US-7,583,281 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus capable of decreasing the image unevenness of a superimposed image at the time of forming starting (head) lines of the images in...
US-7,582,495 Inkjet head, method for producing inkjet head, inkjet recorder and inkjet coater
A method for producing an inkjet head for jetting an ink from a nozzle that is formed on a nozzle main body formed of a metal material, the method includes...
US-7,581,803 Image forming apparatus, method and computer readable medium for executing predetermined error processes in...
In an image forming apparatus, an image forming unit includes a movable member that is rotationally driven by a driving unit. A moving distance or a moving speed...
US-7,581,102 Certificate confirmation method, certificate confirmation program and certificate that can readily and more...
A method of confirming a certificate by using a management computer that issues the certificate is disclosed. The management computer is coupled to an...
US-7,581,040 Interface circuit, system device using the interface circuit, and data interface method, the interface circuit...
An interface circuit performing data transfer between a host device and a peripheral device, which includes at least two interface blocks; and a card...
US-7,581,027 JPEG 2000 for efficent imaging in a client/server environment
In one embodiment, the system comprises a server and a client. The server stores a compressed codestream corresponding to image data. The client is coupled to...
US-7,581,000 Monitoring device having a memory containing data representing access information configured to be used by...
A monitoring device having a memory containing data representing access information configured to be used by a selected communication protocol to extract...
US-7,580,985 Verification method of manufacturer and model for remote diagnostics, maintenance and control system over SNMP
The present invention relates to querying an interfacing device to determine the manufacturer and model of the interfacing device. The querying is accomplished...
US-7,580,675 Data communication apparatus functioning as ID tag and ID-tag reader and writer
A data communication apparatus includes an antenna, an analog front-end circuit, and a controller. The analog front-end circuit is connected between the antenna...
US-7,580,657 Developing device in image-forming device
A developing device includes first-third sections, a developing roller, a partitioning wall and a toner concentration detector. The first-third sections have...
US-7,580,653 Image forming unit and moving unit
An image forming apparatus includes a cover frame that holds a held shaft of an optical writing unit to allow a free movement thereof and urges the optical...
US-7,580,651 Image forming apparatus and method of controlling energy saving mode
A method of controlling an energy saving mode in an image forming apparatus having hardware resources used in an image forming process and programs for...
US-7,580,623 Lens barrel, camera, and mobile information terminal
A lens barrel including a telescopic cylinder configured to be accommodated within a fixed cylinder; a plurality of lens groups configured to be retained in the...
US-7,580,571 Method and apparatus for detecting an orientation of characters in a document image
An apparatus and method for extracting a predetermined number of consecutive characters from a document image; converting the consecutive characters into a set...
US-7,580,449 DSSS and OFDM two-way waiting reception method and wireless LAN apparatus
A DSSS and OFDM two-way waiting reception method is disclosed. The reception method includes the steps of (a) maintaining a two-way waiting state if none of an...
US-7,580,333 Optical disk apparatus
In an optical disk apparatus, when the write-in process to the optical disk is interrupted, a data processing part and an encoder part are set to be in the...
US-7,580,164 Document separator pages
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for using document separator sheets is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises scanning a plurality of...
US-7,580,160 Modem and facsimile apparatus capable of monitoring G3 communications via ISDN
A facsimile use modem apparatus includes an analog interface formed from a silicon data access arrangement interfacing with an analog telephone line. A digital...
US-7,580,159 Method, program, and apparatus for preventing a reproduction of an anti-copy document, and a medium storing the...
An image processing apparatus includes a first pattern detecting mechanism, a memory, and a pattern identity determining mechanism. The first pattern detecting...
US-7,580,143 Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and information processing apparatus for conducting print...
In an image forming apparatus for forming an image, a process indication indicating an execution of a process is received from a requesting part; and the process...
US-7,579,882 Output buffer circuit eliminating high voltage insulated transistor and level shift circuit, and an electronic...
A novel output buffer circuit including an input circuit, a voltage generating circuit, and an output circuit forms a three-state buffer circuit. The output...
US-7,579,817 Constant-voltage circuit capable of reducing time required for starting, semiconductor apparatus including...
A constant-voltage circuit includes a switching regulator and a series regulator each configured to start operating according to a selection signal input from...
US-7,579,795 Brushless-motor driving control device, image reading apparatus, and image forming apparatus
A drive control device for a brushless motor having a rotor and a plurality of coils with different phases can be included in an image reading apparatus or an...
US-7,579,716 Power storage device and image forming apparatus
A power storage device includes an alternating current (AC) power source, a field effect transistor (FET), a capacitor bank, a direct current (DC) fixing heater,...
US-7,579,645 Semiconductor device having non-volatile memory cell
A semiconductor device is disclosed that includes a nonvolatile memory cell having a memory transistor and a selection transistor, and a peripheral circuit...
US-7,578,630 Control panel and apparatus using the same
A control panel of the present invention includes a base and a mount mounted on the base and loaded with a display and devices to be operated by the operator of...
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