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Supervising system for image forming apparatus and method thereof
A supervising system for image forming apparatus includes a central control apparatus, a public communication network connected to the central control apparatus,...
Communication terminal device, facsimile device, and a method of
controlling communication terminal device and...
A communication terminal device and a facsimile device, and a method of controlling the communication terminal device and the facsimile device. The invention...
Semiconductor integrated circuit and amplifier for suppressing pop sound
while minimizing voltage transition...
A semiconductor integrated circuit includes a capacitor element which defines a prescribed decay time constant with one or more resistors, an MOS transistor...
Carrier, developer, image forming method and process cartridge for
electrostatic image development
A carrier containing a core material and a resin coating layer located overlying the surface of the core material. The resin coating layer contains resin and...
Photoreceptor, image forming method and image forming apparatus using the
photoreceptor, process cartridge...
A photoreceptor including an electroconductive substrate; a photosensitive layer; and optionally a protective layer, wherein an outermost layer thereof includes...
Printed circuit board with interconnection terminal, a printed circuit
assembly and electronic apparatus
A printed circuit board comprises a base substrate and an external interconnection terminal provided on the base substrate, wherein external interconnection...
Inkjet type recording apparatus and control method of the same
An inkjet recording apparatus includes a carriage having a printing head and moving in a main scanning direction, an exterior cover, and a detection part...
Sheet-like medium alignment apparatus
To ensure that the leading edge of the sheet ejected onto a tray 12 does not push and move loaded sheets in advance, loaded sheets are retained at position (II)...
Solution jet type fabrication apparatus, method, solution containing fine
particles, wiring pattern substrate,...
A solution jet type fabrication apparatus for fabricating a wiring pattern or a device, the solution jet type fabrication apparatus including a jet head for...
Cartridge for an inkjet printer
Image forming apparatus of which programs are remotely updatable
An image forming apparatus is disclosed that includes one or more processing units, a control unit, an update program acquiring unit that acquires an update...
Confidential communications executing multifunctional product
A multifunctional product connected with a plurality of terminals over a network includes an image information obtaining device that obtains image information, a...
Image forming apparatus and fixing apparatus for fixing toner image by
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming mechanism configured to form a visible image using toner on a recording sheet according to input image data...
Toner for developing electrostatic image, fixing method for fixing image
formed of the toner, and image forming...
A toner including toner particles including a colorant; a binder resin; and a release agent, wherein the binder resin includes a polyester resin (A) having a...
Mark detector, drive controller, belt drive unit, and image forming
A mark detector optically detecting a scale having multiple marks formed successively at predetermined intervals along the moving direction of an endless belt...
Information-inputting device inputting contact point of object on
recording surfaces as information
An information-inputting device is provided, which includes a plurality of photographing units photographing an area on a plane. An object located on the plane...
Method and system for composing universally focused image from multiple
The system and method speeds up the image composition process based upon the blurring function and the blurring function determination process; facilitates the...
Downsize, high performance, and wide range magnification zoom lens and
A zoom lens includes a first lens band having a positive focal length, a second lens band having a negative focal length, and at least third to fifth lens bands...
Oscillator with a guard ring formed around an N well and constituent
components integrally formed on the N...
An oscillator capable of reducing a noise component when partly formed by using the CMOS process or the MOS process. A high-frequency amplifier circuit, a mixing...
Method for preparing ink, ink cartridge and ink-jet recording apparatus
The invention provides a method for preparing an ink having constituents of a water-soluble dye having a water-soluble solubilizing group of at least one of a...
Image forming process and image forming apparatus
A process contains in which heating and fixing an image of a toner on a recording medium is performed by heating one or more heat-transfer media by a heating...
Ink cartridge, housing therefor, ink bag, ink-jet recording apparatus, ink
container, and image-forming apparatus
An ink cartridge includes an ink containing part and first through third housings. The ink containing part includes a holding member with an ink supply opening...
Transport belt drive control device, image forming device, and transport
belt drive control method
In a transport belt drive control device, a first detection unit has a first resolution and indirectly detects a feed amount of a transport belt, a control unit...
Method and system for monitoring, collecting information, diagnosing and
servicing a remote system
A monitoring system, method, and computer-program product tracks events and device states in a device and sends those events and states to a remote central...
Image forming apparatus, process cartridge, and toner
An image forming apparatus includes units for electrostatically charging a surface of an image carrier, exposing the surface according to image data to write a...
Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively adjusting
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of image bearing members configured to bear respective images, an optical writing unit configured to write the...
Belt-drive control device, color-shift detecting method, color-shift
detecting device, and image forming apparatus
A mark detecting unit detects a mark that is a reference position of an endless belt. An angular-displacement-error detecting unit detects an angular...
Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively performing
color image position adjustment
An image forming apparatus including a plurality of detachable image forming devices each for forming a color image, an image carrying device for carrying the...
Image processing apparatus for transmitting image data to an external
The image data corresponding to an image is separated into areas corresponding to contents of the image. The image data in each of the area is subjected to an...
Vertical cavity surface emitting semiconductor laser, light emission
device, and optical transmission system
A semiconductor laser is disclosed with which a VCSEL can be constituted with a simplified configuration for optical transmission at a transmission rate higher...
Information recording method and an information recording apparatus
An information recording method and an information recording apparatus are disclosed, wherein x-bit long binary data are converted into m multi-level data of n...
Document reading apparatus and imaging apparatus implementing same
A document reading apparatus arranged to reduce inconsistencies in the output signals of its linear image sensor is provided. The document reading apparatus...
Image processing apparatus and method
A separating unit determines, for an image data, whether there exists black data, and generates density data from the black data when the black data exists, and...
Copier with job sharing and forwarding capability
A copy machine is configured to determine a set of one or more resources that are both external to the copy machine and available to process one or more portions...
E-mail transmission of print-ready documents
A method, system, and computer program product for transmitting print-ready electronic documents to a printer using e-mail as a transport mechanism. Responsive...
Magnetic sensor circuit and semiconductor device capable of temperature
A magnetic sensor circuit supplying an excitation current to an MI device, and having a detection signal supplied thereto corresponding to a magnetic field...
Toner, and, developer, toner container, process cartridge, image forming
apparatus and image forming method
A toner which includes a toner material, wherein the toner satisfies the following formula: 0.degree. C..ltoreq..DELTA.Tm.ltoreq.20.degree. C. where .DELTA.Tm...
Toner and method or preparing the toner
A toner including a binder; a colorant; and a wax, wherein the binder includes a polyester resin; and a reaction product of a polymer having a group capable of...
Ink for ink jet recording, ink jet recording method, ink cartridge and ink
jet recording apparatus
An ink for ink jet recording which is used for an ink jet printer in which at least a portion of a member being in contact with the ink is formed by any one of a...
Liquid jet recording apparatus, liquid jet head and recording liquid
A liquid jet head includes a nozzle element having nozzles from which a recording liquid is ejected to a recording medium, wherein the recording liquid contains...
Sheet conveying unit, and image reading unit, post-processing unit, and
image forming apparatus employing the...
A sheet conveying unit includes a lower sheet conveying guide on which a sheet material is placed. The sheet conveying unit conveys the sheet material while the...
IC-tag read-write apparatus
A radio data communication apparatus includes first antennas, modulation circuits, an oscillating circuit, a switch circuit, a memory, and a control circuit. The...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
In an information processing apparatus connectable to a terminal through a network, a terminal type of the terminal is specified based on a first request...
Method and apparatus for image forming and effectively applying lubricant
to an image bearing member
A lubricant supplying device including a molded lubricant having a Martens hardness of approximately 40 N/mm.sup.2 to approximately 70 N/mm.sup.2 measured with a...
Printer engine and color image forming device using this printer engine
for preventing deviation of transfer...
In cases where the transfer positions of toner images of respective colors that are formed on respective photosensitive bodies show a positional deviation, the...
Fixing unit having a plurality of heaters, image forming apparatus and
method of determining temperature...
A fixing unit thermally fixes a toner on a recording medium by a fixing member having a plurality of internal heaters and an outer peripheral surface, and a...
Apparatus and method for color image forming, and computer program product
for driver controller
A color image forming apparatus including a plurality of photosensitive drums on which toner images of different colors are respectively formed. An endless belt...
Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively collecting
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member, a transfer device, cleaning devices, and a waste toner collecting unit. The cleaning devices...
Encoded data generation apparatus and a method, a program, and an
information recording medium
An encoding process and a recompression process of encoded data are disclosed that appropriately select low-order bit planes and low-order sub bit planes, codes...