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Print apparatus and its control method
A print apparatus has a unit for printing input image data onto a print medium and printing a protection layer onto a print surface of the print medium on which...
Communication apparatus and control method thereof
This invention provides a communication apparatus, which designates, when a line designated as that used for a specific application falls into a disabled state,...
Image processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing
apparatus, and storage medium
An image processing apparatus performs automatic transmission if a timeout occurs during execution of continuous reading processing and a function for...
Image forming apparatus which detects a blank page from an image of a
document, method for controlling the...
In a case where a conveyed document is a first page, printing is started before a result of determination as to whether the document is a blank page is output,...
Print control apparatus, print control method, storage medium for storing
program, and printing system
Degrees of wear of each of common components in respective printing apparatuses is acquired, the common components being used in a plurality of printing...
Information processing apparatus, network interface device, control method
therefor, and storage medium
An apparatus stores address information of a server and transmits information of an apparatus to the server at a regular interval. The apparatus, when shifting...
Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, storage
medium and information processing system
An information processing apparatus holds a first script for acquiring authentication information stored in an external apparatus, and acquires authentication...
Information processing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and
A communication apparatus receives a network ID from an access point, connects to a network formed by the access point, establishes communication with an...
Piezoelectric material, piezoelectric element, and electronic apparatus
The present invention provides a piezoelectric material not containing lead and potassium, showing satisfactory insulation and piezoelectricity, and having a...
Controlling device for vibration type actuator
A controlling device for a vibration type actuator includes an AC voltage generating unit in which at least one of parameters, namely a frequency, an amplitude,...
Semiconductor device, method of manufacturing the same and camera
A semiconductor device includes a substrate that has a cell and a peripheral area, and an insulating layer. The insulating layer includes a first region located...
Video processing apparatus and method of controlling video processing
A frame memory of a video processing apparatus stores video frames that are respectively compressed based on compression parameters. A video output unit outputs...
Spectral image data processing apparatus and two-dimensional spectral
A spectral image data processing apparatus which conducts multivariate analysis on spectral image data of a sample, including: a region setting unit configured...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
for position and orientation...
To perform robust position and orientation measurement even in a situation where noise exist, an image including a target object is obtained, an approximate...
Image forming apparatus including short-distance wireless communication
unit, method of controlling the same,...
An image forming apparatus equipped with a plurality of service applications for providing respective services, in a state enabling a selected one of the...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a restricting member configured to prevent a cartridge, which is inserted through an opening portion of an apparatus main...
Process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A process cartridge is detachably mountable to a main assembly of an electrophotographic image forming apparatus. The cartridge includes an electrophotographic...
Image forming apparatus and cartridge
An image forming apparatus includes a main assembly and a supporting member that detachably supports a cartridge between a first position at an image formable...
Image forming apparatus with cleaning mode
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming device configured to form a toner image on a sheet; a fixing device configured to fix the toner image...
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...
Image forming apparatus
Wheels configured to be supported by a metallic roller on an outside of end portions of a contact area and inside of end portions of the transfer belt in terms...
Developing cartridge, process cartridge and image forming apparatus
A developing cartridge includes: a flexible developer bag, provided with an opening and provided in a frame, for accommodating a developer; and an acting member...
Image forming apparatus and detection apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an irradiation unit for irradiating an image carrier having a formed detection image with light, the irradiation unit being...
A toner having good environmental stability, low-temperature fixability, development durability, and storage stability is provided. A toner includes toner...
Method of producing electrophotographic photosensitive member
The invention has a process of preparing a dispersion liquid by dispersing particles containing a charge transporting substance and a binder resin in liquid...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method of producing
electrophotographic photosensitive member,...
The present invention relates to an electrophotographic photosensitive member including an undercoat layer containing metal oxide particles, a binder resin, and...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus including the same
A zoom lens includes, from an object side to an image side, a first lens unit having positive refractive power, a second lens unit having negative refractive...
Ink jet recording method
An ink jet recording method including recording a secondary color image on a recording medium using a first ink and a second ink, wherein the first ink contains...
Printing apparatus with cut unit configured to cut a sheet according to an
A printing apparatus configured to perform printing on a sheet that is wound in a roll shape, the printing apparatus including: a feeding unit configured to...
Image forming apparatus having three-position support
An image forming apparatus including: a light scanning apparatus having an optical box containing a deflector configured to deflect a light beam scanning a...
Filling liquid for distribution of ink jet head, ink jet head, and
distribution method for ink jet head
A filling liquid for distribution of an ink jet head of a thermal type, the filling liquid filling a nozzle flow path during distribution of the ink jet head, a...
Liquid discharge apparatus and method for controlling the same
A liquid discharge apparatus comprises a head having a discharge port surface on which a discharge port is provided for discharging a liquid, and a liquid...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
In a case in which a difference between a total value of numbers of ink discharge times for a target divided region and a representative value of the numbers of...
Microfluidic devices with integrated resistive heater electrodes including
systems and methods for controlling...
The invention relates to methods and devices for control of an integrated thin-film device with a plurality of microfluidic channels. In one embodiment, the...
Radiation imaging apparatus, and control method and program of the
An energy control unit continuously adjusts energy of radiations in one shot emitted by an X-ray irradiation unit. An X-ray detection unit generates a plurality...
Communication apparatus, method of controlling the same, and
non-transitory computer-readable storage medium
A communication apparatus is capable of communicating with another communication apparatus by a first communication scheme and by a second communication scheme...
Server apparatus and method of transmitting video data
When a camera server receives an instruction involving invalidation of viewing limitation (masking processing) of video from a privileged client, the camera...
Display apparatus with image pickup apparatus
A display apparatus with an image pickup apparatus has a display unit for displaying an image by a plurality of light-transparent display pixels and an image...
Image processing apparatus and control method for image processing
An image capture apparatus includes an image capture unit, a first correction unit configured to correct a black level of an image signal output from the image...
Electronic apparatus including hinge mechanism rotationally supporting
A first hinge section is attached to a camera body rotationally about a first shaft. A second hinge section is attached to the first hinge section rotationally...
Automatic-tracking camera apparatus
An automatic-tracking camera apparatus which is capable of realizing continuous and smooth driving and obtaining an image with little position variation of a...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit for forming an image on a recording medium, a fixing unit for fixing the image on the recording...
Image forming apparatus, method for controlling image forming apparatus,
In an image forming apparatus, when an instruction to supply power in a power-off state of the image forming apparatus is detected, control is performed such...
Image reading apparatus that performs shading correction, method of
controlling the same, and storage medium
An image reading apparatus that makes it possible to reduce the influences of dirt on a white reference chart itself, stripes caused by dust, and the like, and...
Image sensing device and camera
An image sensing device includes a plurality of photoelectric conversion portions. The device further includes a semiconductor substrate having a first surface...
Photoelectric conversion device and method for producing photoelectric
A photoelectric conversion device according to the present invention has a plurality of photoreceiving portions provided in a substrate, an interlayer film...
Image sensor and image capturing apparatus
An image sensor comprising a plurality of image sensing pixel groups is provided. Each of the image sensing pixel groups has a plurality of first pixels each...
Information processing device for controlling direction of display image
and control method thereof
Information indicating a posture of the information processing device is periodically detected. When the posture of the information processing device indicated...
Shading correction calculation apparatus and shading correction value
The apparatus calculates a first relation representing a relation of mapping from an image capturing coordinate system of a camera to a shading correction...
Image processing apparatus for performing object recognition focusing on
object motion, and image processing...
An image processing apparatus includes a detection unit configured to detect areas that have changed between a plurality of images, a calculation unit...