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US-7,322,881 Exhaust device
An exhaust device is used to exhaust air from inside of an apparatus to outside. The exhaust device includes a louver with blades arrayed in a lattice, the...
US-7,322,700 Image display apparatus
An image display apparatus includes an indicating element which modulates or emits light as a pixel in accordance with image information. A displacement unit...
US-D560,493 Package for a toner cartridge
US-7,321,867 System and method for transmitting information regarding supplies and suppliers for image forming equipment
A method and a system to help users of image forming equipment make informed decision on when to order supplied therefor and from which supplier. The equipment...
US-7,321,866 Dish-providing assisting system, dish-providing assisting application providing system, dish-providing...
A dish provider provides a user with dishes, through a dish-providing assisting server, in cooperation with one or a plurality of dish makers. An ingredient...
US-7,321,744 Developer container, developer supplying device, and image forming apparatus
A developer container has a main part accommodating a developer therein and is detachably attached to a main part of an image forming apparatus. The developer...
US-7,321,742 Image forming apparatus, drum unit, image forming module, and method of insertion and removal of a damper into...
An image forming apparatus includes a photoreceptor belt formed by either a belt or a thin-walled cylinder. A charging unit that sets bias characteristics of the...
US-7,321,695 Encoder rate control
A method and apparatus for performing compression and/or decompression is described. In one embodiment, the present invention comprises a system having a buffer,...
US-7,321,693 Image processing apparatus and image processing method including adjustment of coded data to specified target size
An image processing apparatus and an image processing method are disclosed for generating coded data having a desired data size at a high speed. The image...
US-7,321,615 At-command analyzing method
An UART receives asynchronous transmission serial data based on a baud-rate clock from a DTE. An MPU analyzes the data received by the UART. A baud-rate...
US-7,320,852 Carrier for developer for developing electrostatic latent image, developer using same and image forming method...
A carrier for use with a toner as a two-component type developer for developing an electrostatic image, comprising spherical magnetic core particles, and a resin...
US-7,320,509 Inkjet apparatus
An inkjet apparatus 100 includes a plurality of nozzles 200, a plurality of piezoelectric elements 204, a drive voltage generator 406 and a plurality of switches...
US-7,319,827 Apparatus and device unit for use in the apparatus
An apparatus includes a plurality of installation parts, to each of which a device unit is detachably installed to be used, and a restriction device configured...
US-7,319,825 Image forming apparatus including function for providing status information by electronic mail
An image forming apparatus communicating with an outside system via a communication part for providing image forming apparatus information to the outside system...
US-7,319,792 Image processing device
An image processing device is provided to increase processing speed with a simple configuration and without increasing required memory capacity when editing a...
US-7,319,538 Using embedded links for modifying printing attributes in a graphical user interface
A method and apparatus for using embedded links for modifying printing attributes in a graphical user interface is provided. According to one embodiment, a user...
US-7,319,475 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of preventing image quality deterioration induced by heat from...
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member having a photosensitive surface and an optical writing apparatus generating a laser beam modulated...
US-7,319,311 Step down switching regulator with the substrate of the switching transistor selectively connected to either...
A switching regulator is disclosed that is able to prevent reverse direction current flow without using a dedicated diode even when a PMOS transistor is used as...
US-7,318,990 Toner, developer, image forming method, image forming apparatus and toner manufacturing method
A toner includes toner particles which have a binder resin and a colorant. The toner has a weight average particle diameter of from 4 to 7 .mu.m and includes...
US-7,318,989 Toner, developer, toner container, process cartridge, image forming apparatus, and image forming method
To provide a toner that can provide long-term removability and high-definition images with reduced image layer thickness and densely-packed toner particles, a...
US-7,318,455 Pipe body and forming method of the same
The present invention provides a pipe body of which the edge sections contact with each other stably and which can be formed only by means of only a press...
US-D559,898 Document feeder for a digital copying machine
US-D559,897 Document feeder for a digital copying machine
US-D559,892 Copying machine with scanning and printing functions
US-7,318,198 Apparatus operation device for operating an apparatus without using eyesight
An apparatus operation device for operating an apparatus comprising an operation input device configured to allow a user to input an instruction for operating...
US-7,318,083 Information processing system
Each of user services and control services includes a process acting as a server process or a client process; the server process has a function defining one or a...
US-7,318,060 Document management device and method, program therefor, and storage medium
A document management device is disclosed that enables usage of a usage-permitted folder while ensuring high security without imposing an additional load on a...
US-7,317,885 Image forming apparatus mounted with an open and close unit
An image forming apparatus includes a first frame plate and a second frame plate, which has an extended portion horizontally extending by a predetermined length...
US-7,317,548 Image processing device
An image processing device according to the present invention has; a scanner which reads an original document, an image processor which takes in the read...
US-7,317,545 Image forming apparatus for changing an image formation level
An image forming apparatus can continue an execution of a job without canceling when an error occurs during an image forming operation.
US-7,316,964 Active matrix substrate, a manufacturing method of the active matrix substrate
A manufacturing method of a thin film apparatus, includes: a first step for forming a separation layer on a heat resistant substrate; a second step for forming a...
US-7,315,723 Method and apparatus for image forming capable of effectively transporting toner
An image forming apparatus includes a photoconductor, a cleaning device, and a toner transporting device. The photoconductor has a toner image formed thereon....
US-7,315,722 Image forming apparatus and image forming method
An image forming apparatus, including an electrophotographic photoreceptor including: an electroconductive substrate, a photosensitive layer overlying the...
US-7,315,715 Apparatus, method, and program for image forming
An exemplary embodiment of the present invention, includes an image forming apparatus comprising a toner storage device storing a toner, an image forming device...
US-7,315,711 Image forming apparatus, process cartridge and cleaningless system
An image forming apparatus of includes a developing device bifunctioning as a cleaning device for collecting toner grains left on a photoconductive drum after...
US-7,315,657 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, computer program and storage medium
An image processing apparatus includes a determination part, an information obtaining part, a dynamic range setting part and a processing part. The determination...
US-7,315,651 Image recording apparatus and image data selection method
An image recording apparatus includes means for recording image data in a recording medium; means for obtaining information for determining a data amount...
US-7,315,499 Optical disk apparatus, tilt compensation method, program, and information recording medium
An optical disk apparatus includes a tilt detection unit detecting the tilt value of an optical disk medium with respect to an optical system. A tilt...
US-7,315,410 Scanner element having a constant resonance frequency, and optical scanning apparatus and image forming...
A scanner element includes a frame part formed by a substrate, a movable plate formed inside the frame part and a torsion bar swingably supporting the movable...
US-7,315,409 Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using the same
An optical scanning device deflects, by a common optical deflecting part, a plurality of groups of light beams emitted from a plurality of light sources and...
US-7,315,405 Image forming apparatus and image scanning method
As a reading light source, a cold-cathode tube having three wavelengths and an LED array are used in combination. The cold-cathode tube and the LEDs are lit up...
US-7,315,402 Image forming apparatus and method for selecting an optimal image space frequency for an output image
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming device configured to form an output image using at least two or more image space frequencies and an image...
US-7,315,320 Optical writing system and method, and image forming apparatus receiving an external parameter
An optical writing system with at least two laser diodes capable of correcting hue deviations. The optical writing system is capable of correcting dot forming...
US-7,314,994 Music processing printer
An audio processing device receives, processes, and outputs music and audio files to a variety of electronic and paper-based formats. In one embodiment, the...
US-7,314,797 Semiconductor device and its manufacturing method
A semiconductor device is capable of being applied with both a positive and a negative voltage to its control gate, and writing to its memory requires a low...
US-7,314,693 Electrophotographic photoconductor, electrophotographic process, electrophotographic apparatus, and process...
The present invention relates to an electrophotographic photoconductor comprising a photoconductive layer, a protective layer, and a conductive support, wherein...
US-7,313,862 Method of mounting components on a PCB
A printed wiring board is disclosed. The printed wiring board includes a board recognition mark formed of a conductive foil, a first component land covered with...
US-D558,818 Inkjet copying machine
US-7,313,353 Fixing unit with heat-resisting resin base member and image forming toner for use in the fixing unit
A belt fixing unit, an image forming apparatus, and a toner material are disclosed capable of obviating undesirable fixing belt deformation and low image...
US-7,313,352 Image forming apparatus, method of controlling same, machine-readable medium and process cartridge
In an image forming apparatus, a pattern forming unit forms a pattern for ameliorating image positional displacement, and a detecting unit detects the pattern....
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