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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...
US-7,456,369 Push button mechanism, operation panel, and image forming apparatus
A push button mechanism that includes plural push button members and one or more positioning members. The plural push button members have push portions for...
US-7,456,132 Phenol compound, reversible thermosensitive recording medium, reversible thermosensitive recording label,...
The present invention provides a reversible thermosensitive recording medium including a support and a thermosensitive recording layer thereon, in which the...
US-7,455,942 Toner, developer, toner container, process cartridge, image forming apparatus, and image forming method using...
It is an object of the present invention to provide a toner that can sustain favorable transferability and cleaning ability for prolonged periods; prevent...
US-7,455,465 Optical system apparatus, camera and portable information terminal apparatus
An optical system apparatus having a lens barrel, including multiple lenses, that is shifted between a stored position in which the lenses are collapsed and a...
US-7,454,881 Method of sealing a cylindrical inlet of a bag
A method of sealing a liquid container, including filling a liquid into a liquid containing bag including a cylindrical inlet; and sandwiching the cylindrical...
US-7,454,694 Method and system for organizing document information in a non-directed arrangement of documents
A graphical user interface that presents information about documents organized in a non-directed arrangement to the user is provided by the present invention. In...
US-7,454,613 Information processing apparatus, session recovery method, recording medium for storing session recovery program
An information processing apparatus, a session recovery method and a recording medium for storing a session recovery program are disclosed. According to one...
US-7,454,540 Data transferring system and electronic apparatus
A data transferring system based on the PCI Express standard in which power saving is realized is disclosed. In the data transferring system, a data transferring...
US-7,454,528 Image output apparatus using close range radio contact wherein radio contact element is attached to document on...
An image output apparatus includes a receiving unit that receives first information from a first radio contact element that performs a close-range radio contact;...
US-7,454,157 Image forming device and unit position adjustment method
The present invention provides an image forming device capable of forming high-quality images and affording high-precision rotating shaft parallelism between...
US-7,454,151 Image forming apparatus, fixing unit having a selectively controlled power supply and associated methodology
A fixing unit for use in an image forming apparatus includes a fixing member, a heating source, and a controller. The fixing member is supported rotatably. The...
US-7,454,150 Image forming apparatus having a resist rotary member
An image forming apparatus includes a belt stretched across rollers and a resist rotary member that feeds out a recording medium on the belt. A correlation...
US-7,454,148 Image forming apparatus
There is provided an image-forming apparatus having a transmitting and receiving device for transmitting and receiving system information to a host computer by...
US-7,454,086 Techniques for positioning images in electronic documents
Techniques for positioning images in an electronic document. The images may encode information that can be decoded by devices configured to read the images. An...
US-7,454,069 Image processing apparatus, image compressing apparatus, image decompressing apparatus, image processing...
A code stream generating part converts image data into two-dimensional wavelet coefficients, quantizes the same and coding the quantization result so as to...
US-7,454,061 System, apparatus, and method for providing illegal use research service for image data, and system, apparatus,...
In a system for providing an illegal use research service for image data, the image data received from a terminal apparatus is registered as a research subject,...
US-7,453,784 Information recording method, information recording apparatus, and optical information recording medium
An information recording technique for forming a recording mark with a multi-pulse sequence, which is increased by one pulse with an irradiation power Pw for...
US-7,453,783 Information storage apparatus
An information storage apparatus records, reproduces and/or erases information with respect to a recording medium. The apparatus includes a servo error...
US-7,453,615 Optical scanning apparatus having support members outside the housing for supporting a housing and reflectors,...
An optical scanning apparatus includes a housing that positions and holds a plurality of light sources emitting light beams, a deflection mirror that deflects...
US-7,453,594 Document filing apparatus for storing information added to a document file
An image memory stores image data of a document file. A bit map developing part converts the document file into bit map image data. A difference information...
US-7,453,501 Imaging apparatus
An imaging apparatus comprises a slot to insert an external memory. An information file in which a fixed form phrase is inputted in the external memory is...
US-7,453,485 Image writing apparatus for controlling transfer of image data
A light-emitting-element array unit includes a plurality of light-emitting-element arrays in which a plurality of light-emitting elements that is controlled...
US-7,453,096 Method of fabricating a semiconductor light-emitting device
A semiconductor light-emitting device has a semiconductor layer containing Al between a substrate and an active layer containing nitrogen, wherein Al and oxygen...
US-7,452,847 Reversible thermosensitive recording medium, reversible thermosensitive recording label, reversible...
A reversible thermosensitive recording medium including a substrate, and a thermosensitive layer including an electron donating coloring compound, an electron...
US-7,452,645 Toner for developing electrostatic image, method for producing the same, developer, image forming apparatus,...
A toner is disclosed, for developing electrostatic images by means of image forming apparatuses, that comprises toner particles, and an external additive,...
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