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US-9,164,774 Driver controlling device, and computer-readable recording medium storing driver controlling program
A driver controlling device includes a processor, a supporting function storing unit which stores information of supportable functions of a driver in a function...
US-9,164,747 Information processing system, device, and information processing method
A system, where a device and at least one information processing apparatus are connected via a network to each other, includes a configuration unit that, when...
US-9,164,721 Information display device and information display method
An information display device includes a location obtaining part configured to obtain location information, a communication part configured to communicate with...
US-9,164,713 System including operation device and information storing apparatus, method performed by the system, and the...
A system includes an operation device and an information storing apparatus, which are connected via a network. The operation device determines, based on...
US-9,164,710 Service providing system and service providing method
A service providing system that provides a service to a service using apparatus includes a management information storage unit that stores management...
US-9,164,705 Image forming apparatus and recording medium
An image forming apparatus includes an accumulating unit to accumulate documents, a document selecting unit to receive selection of the accumulated documents to...
US-9,164,470 Transfer device and attachment of the transfer device to a cover of an image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus, includes: a main body; a cover configured to be provided so as to be capable of being opened and closed with respect to the main...
US-9,164,462 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer device to transfer a toner image formed on an image bearing member onto a recording medium, a sheet separation...
US-9,164,458 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, an image forming unit, a density sensor, a gradation characteristic data generator, and a gradation...
US-9,164,447 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a pressurization member pressed against a fixing rotator and a magnetic flux generator disposed opposite the fixing rotator. A heat...
US-9,164,445 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes an endless belt rotatable in a predetermined direction of rotation and an opposed rotator contacting an outer circumferential surface...
US-9,164,443 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a first heat generator and a second heat generator that heat a fixing rotator. A support is disposed inside the fixing rotator. A...
US-9,164,438 Fixing device temperature control method, fixing device, and image forming apparatus
A fixing device temperature control method includes selectively energizing at least one of a plurality of heaters that heats a fixing rotary body according to...
US-9,164,435 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a nip formation pad disposed opposite an inner circumferential surface of an endless belt and a pressing rotary body pressed against...
US-9,164,414 Optical writing control device, image forming apparatus, and method of controlling optical writing device
An optical writing control device includes a light emission control unit that controls light emission of a light source to exposes a photosensitive element. The...
US-9,163,701 Gear transmission device and image forming apparatus including the same
A gear transmission device includes a first external gear driven by a drive motor attached to a first side of a frame and a first internal gear driven by the...
US-9,163,429 Image forming apparatus having drawer unit
An image forming apparatus includes a drawer unit configured to be drawn out from a body of the image forming apparatus. The drawer unit includes a carriage...
US-9,163,325 Crystal growth apparatus and manufacturing method of group III nitride crystal
A crystal growth apparatus comprises a reaction vessel holding a melt mixture containing an alkali metal and a group III metal, a gas supplying apparatus...
US-9,163,160 Aqueous ink for inkjet, ink cartridge, and inkjet recording device
Aqueous ink for inkjet contains water; a hydrosoluble organic solvent; a pigment; and a resin, wherein the hydrosoluble organic solvent contains 2,3-butane diol...
US-9,162,839 Sheet processing apparatus and image forming system
A sheet processing apparatus includes: a loading tray on which a sheet is loaded; a pair of ejection rollers that eject the sheet to the loading tray and in...
US-9,162,838 Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming system
A sheet conveying apparatus includes: a first sheet conveying unit that conveys a sheet by a driving force of an asynchronous motor; a second sheet conveying...
US-9,162,510 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body; a recording head to discharge droplets onto a recording medium, wherein a mist is generated when droplets...
US-9,162,485 Treatment liquid application device and image forming system
A treatment liquid application device for use in an inkjet printer includes an application roller to apply a treatment liquid to a recording medium before an...
US-9,162,480 Image erasing apparatus and image erasing method
A method for uniformly erasing an image recorded on a thermo-reversible recording medium. The image erasing apparatus includes an LD array, which emits a laser...
US-9,162,452 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a liquid jetting head for jetting liquid onto a recording medium and a movement mechanism for moving the liquid jetting head...
US-9,162,451 Image forming apparatus, program, and image forming system
An image forming apparatus which reads a test pattern formed by ejecting liquid droplets onto a recording medium to adjust an ejection timing of the liquid...
US-9,162,447 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes: and a unit that electrically shuts off a pressure generating unit corresponding to a nozzle ejecting no droplet, from a...
US-9,162,446 Recording apparatus and recording apparatus control method
A recording apparatus includes a head unit, which includes a driver, and a recording data transmitter that transfers recording data to the head unit via a...
US-9,162,443 Ink jet recording device and short circuit protection method for ink jet recording device
An ink jet recording device comprises: an ink jet recording head for discharging an ink droplet; and a recording control part for outputting a drive signal to...
US-9,160,962 Communication apparatus
A communication apparatus is used to share information via a communication network. The communication apparatus includes: a housing; a moving unit provided to...
US-9,160,867 Information processing system for preventing job process from being redundantly performed, information...
An information processing system including at least one information processing apparatus includes a holding unit holding a processing request waiting for a...
US-9,160,781 Managing web applications on multi-function peripherals
A MFP includes a Web application and an encoded data generator that is configured to generate encoded access data for the Web application. The encoded access...
US-9,160,225 High voltage inverter device
A high voltage inverter device uses, as an input voltage (Vin), a DC voltage or a voltage composed of a DC component with a pulsating current superposed...
US-9,159,274 Driver for page transitions in an electronic paper device
A system and a method for updating an electronic paper display are disclosed. A memory includes a waveform table and a transition matrix including multiple...
US-9,159,179 Common access card security and document security enhancement
Techniques and systems for maintaining a secure document replication environment based on information contained in CACs are disclosed. In one embodiment of the...
US-9,159,118 Image processing apparatus, image processing system, and non-transitory computer-readable medium
An aspect of the present invention provides an image processing apparatus including: a people detecting unit that detects image portions of faces of a plurality...
US-9,158,949 Low power radio frequency communication
A method, system and tag for low power radio frequency communication is described. In one embodiment, the RF tag comprises: an access point comprising: a first...
US-9,158,928 Image management system and image management apparatus
According to an aspect of the present invention, an image management apparatus includes: an authentication processing unit which authenticates access according...
US-9,158,276 Cooling system and image forming apparatus incorporating same
An image forming apparatus includes a fixing device to fix an image on a recording medium, at least one temperature control target to be kept to or below a...
US-9,158,274 Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus comprising: a built-in rotary driving member; a developing device detachably attachable to the body of the image forming apparatus; a...
US-9,158,270 Fixing device, image forming apparatus with same, and method of smoothly detaching and attaching fixing device...
A fixing device includes a housing detachably attached to a body of an image forming apparatus, a fixing unit mounted on the housing to heat and fix an unfixed...
US-9,158,267 Waste-toner conveyance device and image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus including multiple image forming units; a waste-toner container; and a waste-toner conveyance device including a common conveyance...
US-9,158,266 Waste toner conveying device and image forming apparatus using the same
A waste toner conveying device for conveying waste toner removed from an image carrier to a waste toner container includes a waste toner conveying path...
US-9,158,265 High-voltage power source, charging device incorporating same, and high-voltage power supplying method
A high-voltage power source includes a high-voltage power source unit configured to apply high voltage obtained by superposing a high alternating-current...
US-9,158,250 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes: an endless fixing member; a heating unit that is provided inside an inner peripheral surface of the fixing member; and a nip forming...
US-9,158,249 Fixing member having multiple elastic layers including heat conductive filler, fixing device, and image forming...
A fixing member including a base; a first elastic layer overlaid on an outer circumference of the base, the first elastic layer formed of a silicone rubber...
US-9,158,248 Fixing device and image forming apparatus
A fixing device includes a fixing rotary body and a heater disposed opposite and heating the fixing rotary body. A nip formation assembly presses against an...
US-9,158,228 Development device and image forming apparatus incorporating same
A development device includes a developer bearer to carry by rotation developer to a development range facing a latent image bearer, and a planar metal...
US-9,158,184 Projector device, distortion correction method, and recording medium storing distortion correction program
A device, method, and program stored in a recording medium are provided. A sampling time period and, a value of limit angle are set. Inclination of the...
US-9,158,124 Image display device and vehicle incorporating the same
An image display device includes a lens array, and a scanner to two-dimensionally scan the lens array with a light beam for image display, in which each of...
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