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US-7,302,578 Information processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, program-initiation error processing method, and...
An information processing apparatus has a detection unit to detect a recording medium and initiates a program read from the recording medium detected by the...
US-7,302,469 System, method, and computer program product for transferring remote device support data to a monitor using e-mail
In a monitoring system for networked devices, a system, method, and computer program product for transferring monitoring information from a remote monitor to a...
US-7,302,208 Unit supporting device and image forming apparatus
A unit supporting device supports a unit that can be inserted into an accommodating position and pulled out to an operable position while defining a position of...
US-7,302,205 Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge configured to be detachably mounted in an image forming apparatus. A second body member is mounted on a first body member so that at least...
US-7,302,204 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including a main body housing, an image reading block for reading a manuscript image, and an image forming block located below the...
US-7,302,200 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus of the present invention includes a pair of support plates supporting the rotary shaft of a photoconductive drum at axially opposite...
US-7,302,197 Image forming apparatus having a detachable process cartridge and a lubricant
An image forming apparatus including at least one image bearing member; at least one charging device configured to charge a surface of the at least one image...
US-7,302,104 Smoothing tile boundaries of images encoded and decoded by JPEG 2000
An image processing apparatus and method for decompressing compressed image data is described. In one embodiment, the image processing apparatus decompresses...
US-7,301,976 Method and apparatus for semiconductor laser driving capable of stably generating consistent optical pulse...
A semiconductor laser driving circuit includes a light amount detector, a frequency determiner, and an initialization circuit. The light amount detector detects...
US-7,301,870 Information recording method and an information recording apparatus
An information recording method where different optimum recording power levels are determined for different mark lengths.At a first trial writing process, first...
US-7,301,685 Optical scanning apparatus and its optical element, method and apparatus for positioning and fixing the optical...
Method and apparatus for optical scanning includes a sliding bed and a center adjusting unit. The sliding bed predetermines a position of an optical element in a...
US-7,301,669 Color printing apparatus
A color printing apparatus includes a printer driver for receiving a print instruction of print data issued from an application program, and for rasterizing the...
US-7,301,653 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus includes: an input part inputting image data; a storage part storing the input image data; an output part outputting the stored...
US-7,301,652 Quick reference to printer setting information
A novel method of printing including receiving printer setting information indicative of printer driver settings corresponding to a print request, and printing...
US-7,301,579 Imaging apparatus
An AF controlling unit (83) starts an outside light AF operation controlled by an outside AF unit (81) by a half-pressing of a shutter release button (61), and a...
US-7,301,554 Light scanning device, scanning line adjusting method, scanning line adjusting control method, image forming...
A light scanning device includes an optical element that images, on an image holding body, a light beam emitted from a light source. The light scanning device...
US-7,301,315 Power supplying method and apparatus including buffer circuit to control operation of output driver
A power supply circuit includes an output driver transistor, a reference voltage generator circuit, an output voltage detector circuit, an amplifier circuit, and...
US-7,300,736 Toner, and developer, image forming method, image forming apparatus and process cartridge using the toner
A toner contains: (A) a binder resin; (B) a colorant; (C) a charge controlling agent; and (D) an additive. (A) contains: a polyester resin containing no...
US-7,300,507 Emulsion ink
A water-in-oil emulsion ink comprises a water phase and an oil phase, wherein the water phase comprises a carbon black pigment having a pH of less than 6. The...
US-7,300,053 Sheet storage device for image forming apparatus
A sheet storage device improved in terms of its performance in aligning sheets discharged from an image forming apparatus. In the sheet storage device, a...
US-7,300,052 Sheet-shaped medium processing apparatus
A sheet-shaped medium processing apparatus of the present invention is provided with a pair of arranging members 102a, 102b, and these arranging members 102a,...
US-D556,258 Cartridge for inkjet printer
US-7,299,412 Methods and apparatuses for publication of unconsciously captured documents
Methods and apparatuses for searching unconsciously captured documents and publishing the results are disclosed. Documents processed by one or more networked...
US-7,299,405 Method and system for information management to facilitate the exchange of ideas during a collaborative effort
A unique combination of components is disclosed to facilitate information management during a collaborative effort. Interaction during a meeting is supported by...
US-7,299,003 Fixing unit and image forming apparatus providing a quick start-up and reduction in energy consumption
A fixing belt is heated by electromagnetic induction. The fixing belt has a heat generating layer that has a thickness not greater than 40 .mu.m and a releasing...
US-7,299,001 Fuser cleaning method and system in image-forming device
A fuser roller surface is cleaned immediately before and or after the fusing operation. The separate cleaning sequence assures that the fuser roller surface is...
US-7,298,999 Image forming apparatus providing an ideal contact pressure of a primary transfer unit
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier that carries a toner image formed of toner, a transfer belt, a primary transfer unit that transfers the...
US-7,298,991 Image forming apparatus and image transferring unit for use in the same
In an image forming apparatus configured to form a toner image on a photoconductive element and transfer it to a recording medium of the present invention, the...
US-7,298,981 Fixing device and image forming apparatus with guide having adjustable biasing angle
A fixing device includes a first fixing part having a heater disposed therein, a second fixing part, disposed to oppose to the first fixing part, for pinching a...
US-7,298,930 Multimodal access of meeting recordings
A meeting recorder captures multimodal information of a meeting. Subsequent analysis of the information produces scores indicative of visually and aurally...
US-7,298,919 System and method for displaying an image indicating a positional relation between partially overlapping images
A camera system includes a display monitor which displays an image of an object, taken by an optical unit, on a screen of the monitor. A reading unit reads a...
US-7,298,912 Method and apparatus for assigning codeblocks to coders operating in parallel
A method and apparatus for assigning codeblocks to coders operating in parallel is described. In one embodiment, the method comprises decomposing input data into...
US-7,298,537 Optical scanner and image forming apparatus
An optical scanner includes a light source, an optical coupler, an optical line image unit, a deflector, and an optical scanning unit. The optical scanning unit...
US-7,298,518 Remote printing systems and methods for portable digital devices
To facilitate the use of portable digital devices such as cell phones, printer processing stations are proposed for printing the information that is accessible...
US-7,298,413 Photographing apparatus with automatic focus
A photographing apparatus is provided that comprises a photographing lens capable of moving a focal plane of a subject image, a CCD for receiving the subject...
US-7,298,412 Image pickup device, automatic focusing method, automatic exposure method, electronic flash control method and...
There are provided an image memory which stores one image of a subject, an image fetch section which takes in an image from the image memory to another memory or...
US-7,298,408 Method and apparatus for image capturing capable of capturing an image with a reduced current consumption
An imaging apparatus includes an image optical pick-up device, first and second driving mechanisms, a shutter, and a driving current controlling mechanism. The...
US-7,298,216 Fine clock resolution digital phase locked loop apparatus
A digital phase locked loop apparatus includes an input signal time detecting device that detects a phase of an input signal with prescribed time resolution...
US-7,296,277 Disk rotation device
A disk rotation device rotationally driving a disk includes a housing body, a conveyance body installed in the housing body so as to be capable to move between a...
US-7,296,079 Method and system for initializing protocol information used to extract status information from networked devices
A method, system, and computer program product for managing information used by a plurality of communication protocols to extract status information related to a...
US-7,295,802 Image forming apparatus using a cleaning unit for preventing noises
An image forming apparatus includes a photoconductor, a cleaning blade for cleaning the photoconductor, and a blade holder holding the cleaning blade and having...
US-7,295,796 Image forming apparatus having a temporary toner holding device and a toner collecting device
A cleaningless image forming apparatus of the present invention uses spherical toner grains on surfaces of which a charge control agent and/or organic fine...
US-7,295,795 Image forming apparatus and an impurity collecting device associated with registration rollers
An image forming method begins with a first image transfer step for thermally transferring a first toner image from a first image carrier to a second image...
US-7,295,794 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...
US-7,295,788 Image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An image forming apparatus includes an object to be charged whose surface moves. A charging device for charging the object uses an electrical discharge generated...
US-7,295,787 Device unit, an image forming apparatus, a management system, and a recycling system capable of using...
A novel device unit is detachably provided to an image forming apparatus having a control unit configured to control the image forming apparatus. The device unit...
US-7,295,773 Camera, an image inputting apparatus, a portable terminal device, and a method for transforming the camera...
A camera has a camera body formed in a longitudinal rectangular shape, and in the intermediate portion of the camera body, a flexion/transformation mechanism...
US-7,295,714 Image processing circuit and image processing method that prevent problems occurring in image reduction
An image processing circuit reduces binary data of an original image. At least one line buffer stores data of each line of the original image. At least one line...
US-7,295,701 Methods and systems for efficiently processing image data for reproduction
The methods and systems according to the current invention allow the use of slower and inexpensive image-processing components by approximating or compressing...
US-7,295,679 Method, apparatus, and program for image processing capable of preventing, detecting and correcting image...
A method, apparatus, and program for image processing are provided to perform operations for generating an encoded image, detecting image alteration on the...
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