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Image forming apparatus including a holding member to hold a roller
relative to a frame
An image forming apparatus includes multiple image bearing members, toner image forming devices, and a transfer unit. The transfer unit includes an intermediate...
Cleaner, and image forming apparatus using the cleaner
A cleaner includes a cleaning member electrostatically removing toner on an object; a first electricity supplier supplying a first voltage (or current) with...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: a rotatable transfer member rotatably driven while carrying a toner image thereon; a rotary transfer member to form a...
Toner container and manufacturing method for toner container
A toner container includes a cylindrical container body, having a first opening in a first end thereof and a notch in a circumferential surface thereof...
Zoom lens system
A zoom lens system includes a negative first lens group, a positive second lens group, a negative third lens group, and a positive fourth lens group. Upon...
Zoom lens unit and camera
A zoom lens unit comprises a first and fourth lens groups with positive refractive power, a second and third lens groups with negative refractive power. The...
(Meth)acrylic acid ester, activation energy ray curing composition, and
inkjet recording ink
(Meth)acrylic acid ester, which contains one or more partial structures each represented by the following formula 1 in a molecule thereof, wherein the partial...
Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus including a first conveying member that conveys a sheet, a second conveying member that receives the sheet conveyed by the first...
Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and recording medium
storing an image forming program
An image forming apparatus can detect a foreign object promptly during homing operation. After starting the homing operation, the image forming apparatus...
Image forming method and image forming apparatus
To provide an image forming method, which contains: applying a treatment liquid onto a recording medium; and applying a recording ink onto the recording medium,...
Wireless communication method and wireless communication system requiring
acknowledgement frame from receiving side
In the invention, wireless communication devices transmit beacon frames in an order in compliance with a CSMA/CA protocol. A wireless communication device as a...
Transmission system and transmitting method
A transmission system that transmits and receives base data, which is necessary for reproducing image and audio, and extended data, which is used for improving...
Transmission terminal, image display control method, image display control
program, recording medium, and...
A transmission terminal is connected to a display apparatus for outputting image data for displaying on the display apparatus, including: a resolution obtaining...
Transmission terminal, transmission system and program
A transmission terminal is connected to a management apparatus, which stores information on a destination in a first communication mode associated with a...
Information processing system, information processing device, and
An information processing system includes a receiving unit that receives user identification information and organization identification information from an...
Secure access of electronic documents and data from client terminal
An improved approach for secure access of electronic documents and data is provided.
Image processing apparatus and method encoding multi-valued image
generated with fewer values
An image processing apparatus includes a determining unit that determines whether image data includes multi-valued drawing information for drawing a...
Data transmitting device for adjusting signal transmission, image forming
apparatus, data transmission...
A data transmitting device is provided. The data transmitting device includes plural bundles of signal lines, each of which includes flatly arranged plural...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus, and data
An information processing system, which is implemented by one or more information processing apparatuses, includes an electronic data receiving unit configured...
Hidden information at flush pattern locations for print jobs
Systems and methods are provided for inserting hidden information into flush patterns. One embodiment is a system comprising a marking engine that includes...
Presentation of predicted steps in a print workflow
System and methods for presentation of predicted steps in a print workflow. One embodiment is a system that identifies a print workflow with interconnected...
Image forming system having remotely accessed shared image forming
An image forming system includes mobile terminals and image forming apparatuses, in which one image forming apparatus receives setting information to be used in...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a rotary fixing member, a sensor, a grinder, and a controller. The rotary fixing member fixes an image on a recording medium. The...
Image forming apparatus having a biasing member having a release state and
a locked state in which a detachable...
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body including positioning faces; a detachably attachable unit including receiving parts and contact parts; and...
Lubricant supply device, process unit, image forming apparatus, and
process unit manufacturing method
A lubricant supply device includes a solid lubricant, a lubricant holder to hold the solid lubricant, a lubricant supply member to supply lubricant to a...
Cleaning blade, method for preparing the cleaning blade, and image forming
apparatus and process cartridge...
A cleaning blade is provided. The cleaning blade includes a strip-shaped elastic blade. At least the tip edge portion of the elastic blade, which is to be...
Sheet transfer apparatus and image forming apparatus
A disclosed apparatus includes a first unit upstream of a first path to transfer a sheet; a second unit upstream of a second path to transfer another sheet from...
Control method, fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating
A fixing device includes a rotary fuser member, a rotary pressure member, and a cleaning system. The rotary fuser member is subjected to heating. The rotary...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A fixing device includes a rotator having a heat generation layer, an excitation coil to inductively heat the heat generation layer, ferromagnetic cores to...
Image forming apparatus including a fixing device
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing device. The fixing device includes a rotatable endless fixing member, a nip forming member arranged inside the...
Image forming apparatus, method of setting fixing temperature, and
computer program product
An image forming apparatus includes: an identification information acquiring unit that acquires identification information to identify a user; a usage history...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes an exciting coil and a heat generator disposed opposite the exciting coil. The heat generator includes a heat generation layer disposed...
Fixing apparatus and image-forming apparatus
A fixing apparatus for fixing a toner image borne on a sheet-like recording medium onto the sheet-like recording medium, including: a fixing member relatively...
Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same
A fixing device includes an endless belt or a fixing belt; a pressure member to contact an outer circumferential surface of the fixing belt; a nip forming...
Powder material container and image forming apparatus provided therewith,
and powder material replenishing method
A powder material container is disclosed, including an elongated tubular container body; and a cap which has formed a temporary containing space which is...
Image forming apparatus and method
An image forming apparatus includes multiple image forming units each accommodating an image bearer and a developer bearer to develop a latent image formed on...
Toner, developer and image forming apparatus
To provide a toner including a binder resin and a colorant, wherein the toner has a glass transition temperature by differential scanning calorimetry (DSC) of...
Classifying apparatus, classifying method, toner and method for producing
A classifying apparatus including a cylindrical casing, a powder material feeding port, a louver ring disposed in the casing to be in communication with the...
Image projection apparatus
An image projection apparatus includes a light source, light from which is used to form an image to be projected, a first flow path, a control unit configured...
Image-forming lens, and imaging apparatus and information device using the
An image-forming lens includes, from an object side to an image side in order: a first lens group; an aperture; and a second lens group with a positive...
Type determination apparatus, type determination method, and
computer-readable storage medium
A type determination apparatus includes an acquisition unit configured to chronologically acquire power consumption consumed by an electrical device; and a...
Pre-treatment liquid and image forming method
A pre-treatment liquid includes a flocculant formed of a water-soluble cationic polymer obtained by copolymerizing an amine monomer and an epihalohydrin...
Carbazole derivative and semiconductor nanocrystal
A carbazole derivative represented by the following General Formula (1) where at least one aromatic ring has one to three substituents each represented by the...
Inkjet recording method and inkjet recording device
An inkjet recording method includes imparting a pre-processing fluid to a coated layer provided on at least one surface of the substrate of a recording medium,...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a liquid ejection head, a cap, and a dummy discharge controller. The liquid ejection head has plural nozzle rows in a nozzle...
Nozzle plate, liquid ejection head, and inkjet recording device
An improved nozzle plate includes a nozzle substrate having nozzle holes through which droplets are ejected, and a layer containing a compound having a...
Liquid ejection head, and image forming apparatus using the liquid
A liquid ejection head is provided. The liquid ejection head includes a nozzle substrate to eject a droplet of a liquid from a nozzle thereof; a surface...
Image forming apparatus and control method
An image forming apparatus includes: a recording head having a first nozzle row and a second nozzle row that are adjacent to each other in a direction...
Image processing device, image processing method, and computer program
An image processing device includes: an automatic color determining module that determines whether an image read from an original is a color image or a...
Image forming apparatus usable with a memory card
According to an embodiment, provided is an image forming apparatus available for use with a memory card, the memory card including a housing that includes a...