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Digital camera which detects a connection to an external device
An electronic camera and method of operating an electronic camera which detects whether an external device such as a personal computer is properly connected to...
Lubricant supplying device, image forming apparatus, and process cartridge
A lubricant supplying device includes: lubricant; a supplying member that supplies the lubricant to a lubricant supply target; and a remaining amount detecting...
Printing control device, image forming system, and non-transitory
A printing control device includes a receiving unit and a replacing unit. The receiving unit receives a print job, which includes gloss control printing data...
Power supply control apparatus, image processing apparatus, power supply
control method, and recording medium...
A novel power supply control device includes an external power supply unit that generates external driving power from external power source, a storing power...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device includes two rotary bodies and a recording-medium separation unit. The two rotary bodies are pressed against each other to form a nipping...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a power source and a controller. A time-averaged value (Vave) of a voltage output from the power source has a polarity in a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearer; a toner image forming unit, a transfer unit, a detector, and a controller. The toner image forming unit...
Transfer device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A transfer device includes an image carrier, a transfer roller, and a moving unit. The moving unit moves the transfer roller between a nip formation state in...
Apparatus and method for preventing an information storage device from
falling from a removable device
An information storage device installed in a removable device configured to be removably installed in an image forming apparatus body, includes: an information...
Toner, and image forming method and process cartridge using the toner
A toner is provided including toner particles A having a circularity of greater than 0.93 and not greater than 1.00 and toner particles B having a circularity...
Rotation-angle detection device, image processing apparatus, and
rotation-angle detection method
A rotation-angle detection device includes: an amplitude adjustment unit that performs correction to match amplitude values of multiple detection signals output...
Image forming apparatus, image forming system, image forming method and
printing method of printed matter
An image forming apparatus discharges ink onto a recording medium to form an image on a surface of the recording medium. The image forming apparatus includes a...
Liquid discharging head and image forming apparatus including same
A liquid discharging head includes a nozzles plate including a plurality of nozzles to discharge droplets; a channel plate including a plurality of individual...
Inkjet recording apparatus, control method for inkjet recording apparatus,
and non-transitory computer-readable...
An inkjet recording apparatus includes a plurality of liquid jet heads each including a plurality of nozzles, a designating unit, and a spitting control unit....
Method for attaching crimping members, sheet binding device, and image
The present invention is concerning a method for attaching a pair of crimping members in a sheet binding device that binds a sheet bundle by engagement of the...
Networked data projecting system, projector, and content projecting method
A networked data projecting system includes a server for storing one or more content items, a projector for projecting a projection content item selected from...
Transmission management system, transmission system, computer program
product, program providing system, and...
A transmission management system includes: a relay device management unit that manages relay device-specifying information for specifying each relay device on a...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method and image
An image processing apparatus includes a region clipping unit configured to clip an interest image of a region of interest from a captured image captured by an...
Photographing apparatus where an image is obtained by an intermittent
A photographing apparatus comprises an imaging sensor, a power supply controller, and a moving-picture generator. The imaging sensor continuously performs...
Display apparatus, display method, and computer program product
A display apparatus that displays a preview of print data includes an input unit that receives input of a sheet handling method of a sheet on which the print...
Image distribution system, image processing apparatus, and recording
medium storing a control program
An image distribution system includes an image processing apparatus that scans a document into a scanned image and a wearable device that receives the scanned...
Information processing device, printing condition setting method, and
The CPU of a personal computer displays a list of one-click icons, each representing one or a plurality of printing functions, in the icon display area, and...
Image processing apparatus, control system for image processing apparatus,
and recording medium storing a...
A control system for an image processing apparatus that uses an information processing device. The image processing apparatus includes an authentication...
Managing scope of network services
Approaches are provided for managing scope of and access to network services. In one approach, a source device and a target device are each provisioned with a...
Surface-emitting laser element, atomic oscillator, and surface-emitting
laser element testing method
A disclosed surface-emitting laser element includes a lower DBR formed on a substrate, an active layer formed on the lower DBR, an upper DBR formed on the...
Information processing device, information management method, and
information processing system
An information processing device for managing information saved in a save location, including an authentication unit configured to manage first authentication...
Printing system, information processor, and storage medium
A printing system includes an identification part configured to identify a printing protocol to be used with respect to an image processor in creating a print...
Image forming system and image forming method
An image forming system includes an input unit that receives input of visitor information on a visitor; a creating unit that creates an information image...
Terminal device, output system, and output method
A terminal device to which an information processing device and an output device are connected, includes a substitute user setting unit configured to set a...
Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and
computer-readable recording medium
An information processing apparatus may include an acquiring unit to periodically acquire, from an apparatus, information indicating an amount of power...
Image forming apparatus and image density control method employed by the
image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a latent image carrier, a charging device, a latent image forming device, a developing device, a transfer device, a toner...
Image forming apparatus having a smoothness detector
An image forming apparatus includes a storage to store recording media, a smoothness detector to detect smoothness of the recording media, a memory unit to...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes an excitation coil, a rotatable heater, and a support shaft. The excitation coil includes a turning end and an extended portion...
Separator, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A separator is provided for a fixing device including a rotary fixing member that fixes a toner image on a recording medium and a rotary pressure member pressed...
Transfer unit including a belt unit with a moving assembly, and image
forming apparatus thereof
A belt unit includes a belt wound around a plurality of rollers to rotate endlessly, a contact member disposed along a surface of the belt, an opposing member...
Belt assembly and image forming apparatus including same
A belt assembly includes a belt, a plurality of support rollers, and a shaft-end retainer. The belt is formed into an endless loop, entrained about and...
Illumination light source device and projector provided with the same, and
control method of the projector
An illumination light source device, comprising: a light path junction member which splits light emitted from a light source into a first light path emitting...
Light source unit and image projection apparatus including light source
A light source unit includes a light emitting element supporter to support a plurality of light emitting elements disposed with a dispersed pattern in a...
Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus and optical scanning
An optical scanning device includes a plurality of light sources configured to emit a plurality of light beams, respectively; an optical deflector having a...
Multi-imaging system with interleaved images
A multi-imaging device includes a multiplexed optical system and a filter fixture. The multiplexed optical system forms multiple optical images of an object....
Inkjet ink, ink cartridge, inkjet recording device, and ink printed matter
Inkjet ink contains water, hydrosoluble organic materials; and a colorant, wherein the hydrosoluble organic materials account for 30% by weight to 50% by weight...
Recording medium conveyance apparatus, image forming apparatus, recording
medium conveyance method and...
A recording medium conveyance apparatus includes a feeding unit for accommodating a roll pipe and feeding a recording medium, a conveyance unit for conveying...
Drying apparatus and printing apparatus
In an inkjet printing apparatus, heaters are enclosed with a heater casing, achieving accumulation of heated air and efficient performance of heating. A blowing...
Cleaning device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A cleaning device includes a cleaner, a plurality of cleaning sub-units, a sub-unit holder, a detachable transmission assembly, and a plurality of joint...
Information processing device, information processing system, and
information processing method
An information processing device is located at a second spot and communicates with another information processing device located at a first spot. The...
Image capturing apparatus, image capturing system, and image capturing
method that performs inverse transform...
An image capturing apparatus includes: an optical system that provides an aberration to incident light; an image capturing unit that transforms the light...
Image capturing apparatus, exposure control method, and computer-readable
An image capturing apparatus includes an image capturing module and a controller that controls exposure of the image capturing module by dividing a captured...
Variable-magnification image processing apparatus
A variable-magnification image processing apparatus, comprising: a magnification setting group storing unit to store a magnification setting group; a display...
Image processing apparatus, integrated circuit, and image forming
An image processing apparatus includes an image processing unit performing image processing in accordance with an image processing parameter; a first control...
Service providing system and a method of providing service
A service providing system includes an operation terminal that includes a service information acquiring unit of acquiring service information indicative of at...