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US-7,463,852 Image forming apparatus having a developer conveying system and associated methodology
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier configured to form a latent image and a development unit including a development member configured to...
US-7,463,849 Image forming apparatus including static pre-eliminator
An image forming apparatus includes a photosensitive member being movable in a predetermined direction; a charging roller that charges a surface of the...
US-7,463,845 Charging device having a first and second pressure with a cleaning member, and process cartridge and image...
A charging device including a charging member configured to charge an image bearing member while the charging member is contacted with or is located so as to be...
US-7,463,841 Heating device, fuser device, and image forming apparatus including power supply devices for supplying power to...
A heating device includes a heating unit, a main power supply device configured to supply an electric power to the heating unit from an external power supply, an...
US-7,463,837 Image forming apparatus with superimposed dark and light toner images
An image forming apparatus includes a first and a second developing unit storing dark toner and light toner, respectively, a dark toner and a light toner...
US-7,463,382 Print system and printer device facilitating reuse of print data
A print system includes a communication path, a client device which transmits print data to said communication path, a host device connected to said...
US-7,463,278 Pixel clock generation circuit
A pixel clock generation circuit is disclosed, including a high frequency clock generation unit configured to generate high frequency clock, a clock modulation...
US-7,462,238 Crystal growth apparatus and method of producing a crystal
A crystal growth apparatus comprises a reaction vessel holding a melt mixture containing an alkali metal and a group III metal in a vessel space thereof, a...
US-7,461,578 Perforator for imaging apparatus, and paper handler provided therewith
A perforator includes a perforating unit, a chad recovery/delivery unit, a chad storage unit, a chad guiding unit, and a shielding unit. The perforating unit...
US-7,461,301 Approach for resolving printer driver incompatibility problems
A manner of resolving printer driver incompatibility problems is described. Print data is received from a printer driver. The print data reflects an...
US-7,461,081 Information-processing apparatus and information-processing method
In an information-processing apparatus which provides one or more clients with a function that needs exclusive access control, a first management unit manages a...
US-7,461,069 Log information management device, log information generation device, and computer-readable medium storing log...
A log information management that includes a communication part configured to communicate with a log information generation device configured to generate log...
US-7,460,820 Drive control device and image forming apparatus
A drive control device controls a rotation speed of a rotatable member. A rotation drive member drives the rotatable member. A plurality of objects to be...
US-7,460,810 Image forming apparatus having a cleaning roller for a charging roller of the apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member, a charging roller for charging the image carrying member, a charging roller cleaning roller, and...
US-7,460,808 Image forming apparatus and power supply control method
An image forming apparatus includes a cover, a switch that opens or closes in conjunction with the cover, a load unit, a load power supply device that supplies...
US-7,460,804 Image forming device having an image detector
An image forming apparatus includes detecting means for detecting a toner image formed on an image carrier, and transport means for transporting a sheet. The...
US-7,460,797 Belt type fixing device including a contact and a non-contact temperature sensor and a reflection type sheet sensor
A belt type fixing device includes a fix roller, a press roller rotatable in pressing contact with the fix roller, a heat roller accommodating a heat source...
US-7,460,724 JPP-stream to JPEG 2000 codestream conversion
A method and apparatus for converting a JPP-Stream to JPEG 2000 codestream is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises writing a main header data-bin...
US-7,460,279 Adjustment method, image reading device, and image forming apparatus for adjusting read sensors
The adjustment method is disclosed in that a predetermined reference interval in a main scanning direction is compared with each interval in the main scanning...
US-7,460,261 Printing system, printing management device, print server, printing method, and storage medium
In a printing system, a printing management server is provided to receive a document specific data identifying a print-out document from a mobile station and...
US-7,460,255 Method, apparatus, computer product program and computer readable recording medium for confirming contents of...
An image forming apparatus, method, and computer program product, in which image data stored in a file can be printed in two printing modes when a sample...
US-7,460,159 Image forming apparatus
Magnification correction of an image is performed by changing the cycle time of an optional pixel in the unit of pixel, until a phase adjustment amount (phase...
US-7,460,145 Multi-beam pitch adjusting apparatus and image forming apparatus
A multi-beam scanning apparatus includes a light source having first and second light source sections that hold a pair of semi-conductor laser diodes and...
US-7,459,255 Toner and developer, toner container, process cartridge, image-forming apparatus, and image-forming method...
An object of the present invention is to provide a toner having small-sized and potato-shaped particles created from multiple coherent spherical particles for...
US-7,459,252 Electrophotographic toner
An electrophotographic toner for visualizing an electrostatic latent image formed by an electrophotographic process, an electrostatic printing process, an...
US-7,458,674 Ink drying time creating duplex printing apparatus
A duplex printing apparatus includes a conveying device that conveys the printing sheet at a prescribed average line speed, a comparison device that compares...
US-7,458,570 Sheet-supplying device
A sheet-supplying device has a sheet-accommodating tray, a raising/lowering unit, a first position sensor, a second position sensor, a controlling unit. The...
US-7,458,567 Sheet finisher and image forming system using the same
A sheet finisher for performing preselected processing with a sheet or a sheet stack conveyed thereto of the present invention includes a cutter unit configured...
US-7,458,253 Method for evaluating fixing member and fixing belt and thermal fixing roller
In a method for evaluating a fixing member to fix a toner having a surface layer, a hardness test is carried out by applying a pressure deformation from the...
US-7,457,942 PC card control device, computer system using the PC card control device, and PC card identifying method
A PC card control device includes a PC card identifying part configured to identify a type of a card connected with the connector. An identification information...
US-7,457,907 Method and circuit for interfacing card memory, asic embedded with the interface circuit, and image forming...
An SD card interface, which is an interface for a detachable SD card requiring an access in sector units (a specific size), has a function to initialize an SD...
US-7,457,889 System using an internet application for monitoring an image-forming device
A method and system for monitoring, controlling and diagnosing operation of a machine such as a business office machine including a facsimile machine, a copier,...
US-7,457,839 Selective rejection of access to parameters of an option application detachable from an embedded apparatus...
In an embedded apparatus including a Web server function and a plug and play function which enables and disables an operation of an option application by a...
US-7,457,784 Contents management apparatus, contents management system, contents management method, computer product, and...
A contents management apparatus that manages contents including a plurality of contents elements representing information to be provided to a user includes a...
US-7,457,571 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus and process cartridge which uses a two-component developer comprising a toner and a carrier. By using toner and carrier having a...
US-7,457,570 Image forming apparatus including a magnetic brush developing system using a two-component developer comprising...
It is an object of the present invention to provide a process unit and an image forming apparatus in which generation of loss of image density due to flying off...
US-7,457,564 Container holding device, conveying device, image forming apparatus, and method of fixing container
A container holding device includes a container guide member (60) that holds a toner container (50). The toner container (50) can be detachably attached to the...
US-7,457,562 Image forming apparatus with image forming cartridges arranged one above another
An image forming apparatus including a plurality of image forming cartridges arranged one above another each configured to form an image on a medium. An optical...
US-7,457,561 Color image forming apparatus, and toner replenishing apparatus
The color image forming apparatus comprises a transfer belt device which feeds a transfer member such as a paper and a plurality of image forming units. The...
US-7,457,550 Abnormality determining apparatus, image forming apparatus, copying machine, and information obtaining method
A time point at which a predetermined period elapses since the start of use of a copying machine as a detection subject after factory shipment or repair is...
US-7,457,473 Method for block sequential processing
A method and apparatus for performing block sequential processing is described. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises a determine pass logic, selection...
US-7,457,417 Approach for configuring wireless devices
According to an approach for configuring wireless devices, a wireless device determines whether it is currently configured to use secure wireless communications...
US-7,457,225 Apparatus and method for recording data in optical recording medium
An optical data recording method for recording data in a phase-change optical recording medium using a sequence of one or more short pulses is provided. In this...
US-7,457,222 Optical element, optical pickup unit, and optical disk drive unit
An optical pickup unit includes first and second light sources of first and second wavelengths, respectively, a diachronic element, a phase plate, and an...
US-7,457,216 Method for recording/reproducing dye-based recordable DVD medium and apparatus thereof
A recording and reproducing method, wherein, on recording and reproduction of a recordable DVD medium, which has a recording layer containing an organic dye on a...
US-7,457,019 Light deflecting method and apparatus efficiently using a floating mirror
A light deflecting apparatus deflecting input light in directions for at least one deflection-axis includes a plate-like-shaped member configured to reflect...
US-7,456,987 Digital image forming apparatus
In a digital image forming apparatus, desired ones of different data stored in a hard disk are selected and given serial numbers in the order of selection. The...
US-7,456,985 Image forming apparatus that performs wireless communication with radio tag attached to document or recording...
An image forming apparatus, which forms an image of a document on a recording medium, includes: a transport path through which the recording medium is...
US-7,456,856 Clock signal generation circuit, optical scanning apparatus, and image forming apparatus
The present invention discloses a clock signal generation circuit for generating one or more clock signals for performing a scanning operation by scanning a...
US-7,456,844 Image transmission method, computer-readable image transmission program, recording medium, and image...
An image transmission method comprises the steps of: receiving a request including request information having size information concerning an image and/or area...
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