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System, computer program product and method for storing information in an
application service provider
A method, system and computer program product for storing document information in an application service provider (ASP) which is connected to a user terminal...
System, method, apparatus and program for collecting and providing
A transmission device sends status information representing status of a copier to a center through a PSTN. In the center, the status information of each copier...
Control device, method and computer program product for browsing data
A conversion processing method, device and computer program product. The device includes a memory for storing drafting data, a selector for choosing the drafting...
Color image forming apparatus and process cartridge therefor
A color image forming apparatus including a first-color developing unit configured to form a toner image on the photoconductive belt; and a second-color...
Image forming apparatus and process cartridge for use therewith
An image forming apparatus and process cartridge that achieves extended operating life of a two-component developer without generating such problems as toner...
Charging unit and image forming apparatus incorporating the unit
A charging unit is disclosed capable of reducing undue variation and fluctuation margin of a charging gap, and controlling accurately the proper gap durably over...
Process cartridge and image forming apparatus for reducing the effect of
A process cartridge is detachably provided in an image forming apparatus having a main gear. The process cartridge includes a photoconductive unit and a...
Image processing apparatus with SIMD-type microprocessor to perform
An image processing apparatus includes a plurality of processor elements including registers and configured to process respective data items, a global processor...
Information recording method, information recording device, information
system, program, and recording medium
An information recording method records information to a multilayer recording medium in which a number of record layers are laminated and recording of...
Lens barrel and photographing apparatus
A lens barrel includes a straight-moving cylinder including a lens group therein, being movable in a direction of an optical axis of the lens group without being...
Optical beam scanner, image forming device, and optical beam scanning
An optical beam scanner includes a driving unit rotating a rotary polygon mirror that deflects and scans an optical beam; a rotation position detection unit; a...
Image forming apparatus in which at least one application function can be
added to copying function
An image forming apparatus for performing at least a copying function includes an engine board, an image reading unit, an image forming unit, a controller board...
Exposure device for an electrophotographic apparatus
An exposure device for an electrophotographic apparatus including one or more laser light sources which expose an image carrier in accordance with a print...
Semiconductor device and fabrication process thereof, and application
An LDMOS transistor includes a gate insulation film formed on a semiconductor substrate, a gate electrode formed on the gate insulation film, a drain well of a...
Reversible thermosensitive recording medium and device, and image
processing method and apparatus using the...
A reversible thermosensitive recording medium including a substrate; and a reversible thermosensitive recording layer located on the substrate and reversibly...
Printed wiring board with a plurality of pads and a plurality of
conductive layers offset from the pads
A design rule for a printed wiring board is provided. A conductive layer and a pad are separate from each other in a distance defined by the design rule, which...
Method and apparatus utilizing communication means hierarchy to configure
or monitor an interface device
A method and apparatus for establishing a communication means for an interfacing device that utilizes a communication means hierarchy to decipher a communication...
Sheet finisher with sheet folding capability and image forming system
using the same
A sheet folding device for folding a sheet or a sheet stack conveyed thereto of the present invention includes a path along which the sheet or the sheet stack to...
Film loader for an image forming apparatus
A film loader for the image forming apparatus has a film formed endlessly and a film frame for holding the film, wherein a guide member for attaching or...
Image processing apparatus, image reading apparatus, image forming
apparatus and recording medium for image...
An image processing apparatus, an image reading apparatus, an image forming apparatus and a computer-readable recording-medium for storing an image processing...
Providing a suitable output current to a laser diode
A laser diode driving circuit capable of providing a suitable output current to a laser diode is disclosed. The laser diode driving circuit includes a current...
Optical information recording medium and recording apparatus
A recordable optical information recording medium having an address t for each sector, comprises: an area A1 starting from an address t1 to which access is made...
Information storage apparatus that writes data in unrecorded regions of a
An information storage apparatus that stores data in a recording medium, retrieves control information of the recording medium, identifies remaining unrecorded...
Information recording/reproducing apparatus that improves
An information recording/reproducing apparatus includes a use condition determination part that reproduces a specific area on a rewritable recording medium and...
Spatial light modulator and display device
A spatial light modulator is disclosed that can be fabricated easily and is able to prevent degradation of a contrast ratio by suppressing a fringe effect. The...
Document image scanning device that provides image of proper appearance
while preserving image density
A device for scanning a document includes a photoelectric conversion unit which scans a document, and supplies image data of the scanned document, a background...
Data conversion system, image processing and image forming apparatus
Disclosed is a system of image data conversion, capable of setting conversion characteristics with more ease even for data having mixed image attributes, and of...
Image processor including a data compression unit having a switch and
image processing method thereof
The image processor comprises a switch that divides image data into m.times.n pixels, having n lines with m pixels per one line; a group of line memories that...
Printer system, and printing system using the printer system, for
centralized printer management
A printing system includes a network, a first computer connected to the network, a second computer connected to the network, and a printer connected to the...
Digital camera apparatus having a recognizing function
A digital camera apparatus of the present invention comprises an image inputting device for inputting an image to be photographed; an image processing device for...
System, recording medium and program for inputting operation condition of
An operation condition inputting system employing a tree state hierarchical menu is formed by classifying various operation conditions of an apparatus by at...
A semiconductor device is provided that includes: a base insulating film; a metal thin-film resistor that is provided on the base insulating film; a lower-layer...
Semiconductor device of non-volatile memory
A non-volatile memory semiconductor device includes a first insulation layer, two diffusion regions, a memory gate oxide layer, a first control gate, a second...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus can form a high-quality image while acquiring a stable conveyance performance. A conveyance belt (21) conveys a recording medium (12)...
Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet feeding apparatus includes a sheet feeding tray, a lock mechanism that locks the sheet feeding tray, a sheet feeding unit that feeds sheets from the...
Package and method of forming the package
A package including an endless belt; a first cylindrical body contacting an inner surface of the endless belt at a first pressure; a second cylindrical body...
Package for a toner cartridge
Multi-beam optical scanner
A multi-beam optical scanner, in which a lateral magnification .beta. in a composite system of an optical system between the light source for a multi-beam and...
Image processing apparatus having web server function
An image processing apparatus, a method of creating a Web page, an image processing system, an information processing apparatus, and an information processing...
Dependent power supplying apparatus and electronic instrument
A semiconductor power supplying apparatus driven by a power source includes at least two driven circuits for performing prescribed data processing when electric...
Fixing device with temperature control
A fixing device including a magnetic field generating device to generate a magnetic field, a fixing member to heat a recording material by heat generated in a...
Desktop color image forming apparatus and method of making the same
The present invention relates to an electrophotographic color image forming apparatus using a tandem-drum development, an indirect image-transfer method, and a...
Image forming apparatus that charges a photosensitive member by
superimposing an alternate current bias voltage...
A charge apparatus charges by uniformly superimposing an alternate current bias voltage with a fixed frequency over a direct current bias voltage as the charge...
Fixing device, image forming apparatus including the fixing device, and
A fixing device for fixing an image formed on a recording material includes first and second rotary members having a nip part therebetween, a heating part that...
Electronic apparatus, expendable item recycling apparatus, expendable
item, electronic apparatus control...
A technique is disclosed for storing in a recyclable expendable item used in an electronic apparatus first encrypted information generated by encrypting...
Image compression method capable of reducing tile boundary distortion
An image compressing apparatus divides an image into plural tiles, decomposes each tile into plural sub band by frequency conversion, and conducts bit plane...
Multicolor display element
Multicolor display elements are disclosed that are adapted to full color electric papers, which comprises a display electrode, counter electrode, electrolyte,...
Light deflecting method and apparatus efficiently using a floating mirror
Method of deflecting light includes the steps of providing a substrate and forming a supporting member on the substrate. Next forming step forms electrodes at...
Optical scanning apparatus, illuminant apparatus and image forming
An optical scanning apparatus scans a surface to be scanned in a main scanning direction by simultaneously using a plurality of optical spots formed of a...
Job order coordination for an image reproducing system among multiple
types of jobs accepted in parallel
An image reproducing apparatus comprises suspending means that suspend a prescribed operation regarding image reproduction, releasing means that release the...