At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
Determining whether a scanned page is blank or contains image data
An apparatus includes a display unit configured to display preview images of a plurality of image data, a determining unit configured to determine whether each...
Information processing system, management device, management method, and
A set value management service updates virtual configuration data of an image forming apparatus, returns a response including a notification instruction that...
Image processing apparatus and method of controlling the image processing
A process to generate a request for a copy process occurs at the side of a Web server before the copying is actually started since a user has selected the copy...
Reading apparatus and method of controlling the same
A reading apparatus includes a first generation unit, a determination unit, a second generation unit, and an association unit. The first generation unit...
Communication apparatus and method with off-hook detection and power
A communication apparatus has an off-hook detection function, and has a first electric power supply for supplying electric power to a telephone control unit for...
Distribution device, control method, and storage medium
A distribution device receives a registration request of setting information relating to distribution of an event occurring in a print device from a client,...
Vibration type driving device
A vibration type driving device includes a vibrator configured to make an elliptic motion of a contact portion by combining vibrations in different vibration...
Power supply apparatus and recording apparatus
A power supply apparatus that suppresses radiation of noise while supplying a stable voltage, and a method of supplying power are provided. The power supply...
Light emitting apparatus, image forming apparatus, display apparatus, and
image pickup apparatus
A light emitting apparatus having organic EL elements is provided. The first optical length L.sub.1 between the emission point of the light emitting layer and...
Organic compound and organic light-emitting device including same
A novel organic compound suitably used for a green-light-emitting device and an organic light-emitting device are provided. An organic light-emitting device and...
Light source apparatus, electronic device, and control methods therefor
A light source device including: a boost-type conversion unit configured to convert an input AC voltage into a DC voltage; a detection unit configured to detect...
Information processing apparatus, screen display method, and
non-transitory computer-readable medium
An apparatus, which comprises an OS having a first and second execution environment, and executes a first application which runs on the first execution...
Image capturing apparatus and method for controlling the same
An image capturing apparatus is provided that is capable of performing both object detection using image recognition and object detection using movement...
Three-dimensional distance measurement apparatus, three-dimensional
distance measurement method, and...
A three-dimensional distance measurement apparatus comprising: a distance information calculation unit configured to calculate distance information of a...
Image forming apparatus, method for controlling the same, and program
An image forming apparatus includes a first detection unit that detects an object in a first region, a second detection unit that detects an object in a second...
Image processing method and image processing apparatus
In image processing, for a pixel with a density level smaller than a predetermined threshold value, the density level is corrected based on a parameter...
Data processing apparatus and data processing method
According to the invention it is possible to determine in advance whether it is possible to correctly generate a conversion table for calibration or color...
Printing apparatus for moving a print carriage and writing tag information
in a wireless tag on a paper sheet
A printing apparatus includes a print carriage incorporating a printhead and a communication unit configured to perform short distance wireless communication,...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method that
determine whether any one of a...
An information processing apparatus including an acquisition unit that acquires a plurality of image sets obtained by different acquisition methods, a...
Object detection apparatus, object detection method, monitoring camera
system and storage medium
An object detection apparatus comprising: an extraction unit adapted to extract a feature amount for each of partial regions that constitute image data; a...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
An image processing apparatus for analyzing a plurality of images acquired of an eye to be inspected includes a photoreceptor cell analysis unit configured to...
Electronic apparatus, method for controlling power state thereof, and
storage medium storing the same
An electronic apparatus includes a first acquisition unit configured to acquire first instruction information transmitted from an external apparatus, which...
Print processing method and printing system
A server constituted by a plurality of processors which process page description language data receives a print instruction from a client, and decides the...
Information processing apparatus, method, and storage medium for setting a
In an image processing apparatus, a waiting time until power supply to a storage unit is stopped is suitably set corresponding to a type of input job and a...
Image forming apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium
storing control program therefor
An image forming apparatus that facilitates management of information security policy even for an extended application installed from exterior. A scanning unit...
Printing system, information processing apparatus, printing method, and
program for a serverless pull printing...
A client PC generates and spools data for print according to a user's printing operation, and generates identification information for identifying itself from...
Printing system, image forming apparatus, method of controlling the same,
and storage medium
An image forming apparatus capable of being connected to a network via a print server updates media data in response to a modification operation for...
Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge for an image forming apparatus includes a developing roller, including a shaft member and an elastic layer therearound, for developing...
Cleaning device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
A cleaning device includes a cleaning member for removing a developer from a surface of a member to be cleaned and the cleaning member includes a blade portion,...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image bearing member, a transfer member configured to transfer a toner image formed on the image bearing member onto a...
Printing apparatus, control method of printing apparatus, and storage
The present invention aims to shift a printing apparatus to a job processable state by releasing a manual stapling mode in response to an execution instruction...
Recording material detection apparatus and image forming apparatus
A recording material detection apparatus having a detecting device configured to detect a surface state of a recording material on the basis of reflected light...
Image forming apparatus for detecting patch image including a plurality of
An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of developing units configured to develop latent images formed on a plurality of photosensitive members by...
Fixing device and heater used in fixing device
A heater used for a fixing device includes a substrate, first and second conductor patterns formed at either end of the substrate in the short direction of the...
Heater and image heating device including the same
In order to suppress excessive temperature rise at a non-sheet-passing region while suppressing the deterioration of fixability in case of heating small size...
Heater and image heating device having same heater
The present invention is directed to providing a heater in which uniformity of a temperature distribution in a widthwise direction of the heater can be improved...
Image head apparatus including overheating preventing element configured
to interrupt electrical power supply...
An image heating apparatus includes: a rotatable cylindrical belt; a heater, provided inside the belt, for heating the belt; and an overheating preventing...
Image heating apparatus with movable rubbing member rubbing a heating
In an image heating apparatus in which a heating rotating body heats a recording material bearing an image and a rubbing member rubs the heating rotating body...
Image forming apparatus including induction heating fixing unit
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit for forming a toner image on a sheet of paper; a fixing unit for fixing the toner image formed on the...
Image forming apparatus with cleaning current control
An image forming apparatus includes transferring current to the transfer portion; a cleaning blade, provided downstream of a transfer portion and upstream of an...
Developing device and image forming apparatus
A developing device includes a developing agent bearing member and a regulating member. The developing agent bearing member bears on a surface thereof a...
Electrophotographic image forming apparatus and process cartridge
An electrophotographic image forming apparatus for forming an image on a recording material includes an electrophotographic photosensitive member (drum); a...
A typical configuration of a development device for an image forming apparatus includes a development sleeve and an electrode portion. In the development...
Development device, process cartridge, and image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus is provided which includes a development device that has no developer supply member and with which the decrease in density at a back...
Roller member for electrophotography, process cartridge and
The roller member has a substrate and an electroconductive elastic layer. The elastic layer has a crown shape of which an outer diameter at the middle in the...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a rotatable image bearing member configured to bear an electrostatic latent image, a plurality of development devices...
A toner including toner particles containing a binder resin, a colorant and a charge controlling agent, wherein the charge controlling agent is a polymer A...
A toner including toner particles, each of which comprising a charging component, a polymer having a partial structure represented by the following formula (1)...
Polyester, pigment composition, and toner
Provided is a pigment dispersant for improving the dispersibility of an azo pigment for a water-insoluble solvent. More specifically, provided is a polyester,...
A toner is provided which is superior in the long-term storage stability and has high low-temperature fixing properties. In a DSC curve as measured with a...