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Print-ready document editing using intermediate format
A computer implemented method to modify an intermediate representation of graphics data written in a page description language is described. The method renders...
Apparatus for controlling arrangement of each image when arranging one or
more images, and method thereof
An apparatus includes an association unit, a setting unit, and an arrangement unit. The association unit associates an image with a display region reference...
Information processing device, information processing method and storage
medium for identifying communication...
An information processing device includes an imaging unit, a storage unit that stores face images of at least two persons, including an owner of the information...
Output device and method, suitable for use in diagnosis
An output device that outputs a schematic view showing a position of a diseased part of a human body, comprises: a read-out unit adapted to read out a plurality...
Gamma correction table generation method, image processing device using
the gamma correction table and control...
A gamma correction table generation method includes: obtaining density information by reading, with a reading sensor, a density patch output by an image forming...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
If an ink color decomposition table with a maximum ink amount, which is different from a created color decomposition table, is automatically generated using the...
Image processing with color balance correction
An image processing apparatus for applying a color balance correction to input image data, comprises a first highlight color calculation unit which estimates a...
Image forming apparatus
A printing apparatus includes a display unit configured to provide a preview display of image data stored in a memory, and an execution unit configured to...
Information processing apparatus, distributing identicial image data in
parallel for object detection and...
An image processing apparatus comprising a storage unit configured to store image data; a readout unit configured to read out the image data stored in the...
Information processing apparatus, method for releasing restriction on use
of storage device, and storage medium
An information processing apparatus includes an authentication information storage unit that stores authentication information for releasing restriction on use...
Information processing system, information processing apparatus, control
methods therefor, and storage medium
This invention aims to improve the response characteristics of screen display in an information (image) processing apparatus capable of displaying a screen...
Information processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and
An information processing apparatus capable of reliably accessing files associated with file identification information generated based on more character code...
Custom paper information converter
A method for generating custom postscript printer description files, the method including obtaining paper type information, obtaining an original postscript...
Apparatus and method for outputting layout data according to timing
information, and storage medium
An apparatus includes an acquiring unit configured to acquire timing information indicating timing at with which an object to be arranged to a template is...
Printing apparatus, control method in printing apparatus, and storage
A printing apparatus includes an obtaining unit, a storing unit, and a setting unit and is capable of communication with a print management server configured to...
Information processing apparatus operable in response to touch operation
An information processing apparatus includes a determination unit configured to determine a moving speed of an image displayed on the display screen based on...
Electronic device and control method thereof
An electronic device has an input device such as a touch panel that detects touching by an object, and performs operations that depend on a pattern of a...
Robot apparatus and controlling method of the robot apparatus
A robot apparatus comprises: a robot body having a multi joint arm including a plurality of joints; a motor provided as a driving source of at least a part of...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a storage unit, a conveyance unit, an opening, and a movement unit. The storage unit stores, in an apparatus body of the...
Printing control apparatus that controls printing order
A printing apparatus includes an input unit, a specifying unit, a storing unit, a printing unit, a receiving unit, and a control unit. The specifying unit...
Image forming apparatus with moving mechanism configured to move at least
one of heating member and pressing...
An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming station; heating and pressing rollers forming a fixing nip therebetween; a mechanism for changing the...
A fixing device includes: a rotatable member including an electroconductive layer; a helical coil having a helical axis direction along a generatrix direction...
Image heating apparatus having lubricant between film and nip forming
An image heating apparatus includes a cylindrical film; a roller contacting the film; a nip forming member contacting an inner surface of the film and...
Image heating apparatus and heater used in the same
An image heating apparatus or a heater used in the image heating apparatus includes a thermally conductive anisotropic sheet provided on one surface of the...
Urging roller, cleaning device and image heating device
An urging roller for urging a cleaning web to a rotatable member of an electrophotographic image forming apparatus includes a shaft; an elastic layer provided...
Image forming apparatus
A fiber member and a transfer belt are movable into contact with or away from each other. In an initial contact state in which an image carrying member and the...
A developing device includes a developer carrying member, a first chamber, a second chamber, a first feeding member, and a second feeding member. The second...
Developer accommodating unit, process cartridge and image forming
A developer accommodating unit for accommodating a developer includes: a flexible container provided with an opening for permitting discharge of the...
Developer accommodating container with flexible members forming injection
A developer accommodating container for accommodating developer for image formation. The developer accommodating container includes a first flexible member...
Developer carrying member and image forming apparatus
Provided is a developer carrying member which depends on a sheet-passing speed to a small extent while maintaining satisfactory developability, and can stably...
Image forming apparatus with malfunction detection
An object is to accurately determine a factor that drops the quantity of laser light. An image forming apparatus is provided, which has: a laser diode that...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member and method of producing the
Provided is an electrophotographic photosensitive member capable of suppressing a voltage fluctuation and occurrence of a black spot under a ...
Imprint apparatus, imprint method and article manufacturing method
An imprint apparatus include: a substrate stage; a dispense unit; an irradiation unit; a receiving unit configured to receive an imprint material that is dummy...
Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same
An optical scanning apparatus includes first and second light source units including respective light sources; a rotating polygon mirror that performs...
Zoom lens system and image pickup apparatus including the same
Provided is a zoom lens including a focus lens portion, a zoom portion, an aperture stop, and a relay portion that does not move for zooming but comprises a...
Control apparatus, image pickup system, and control method
A control apparatus includes a first focus detection unit that performs focus detection by a phase difference method based on an image signal obtained from an...
Antireflection coating film, and optical element, optical system, and
optical apparatus having the same
An antireflection coating film formed on an optical base member includes: a first layer having a refractive index of N1 and a film thickness of D1; a second...
Dielectric strength voltage testing method for electronics device
A first X capacitor is connected between one of a plurality of hot line sections of a hot line that is located at an output side of a first relay as viewed from...
Microfluidic flow monitoring
The present invention relates to systems and methods of monitoring velocity or flow in channels, especially in microfluidic channels. In some embodiments, the...
Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment,
ink, ink cartridge and ink jet...
The invention provides a production process for a self-dispersible pigment, including a step of bonding a functional group containing a hydrophilic group to a...
Styrene based resin composition, formed particle thereof, and optical
A styrene based resin composition having a low linear thermal expansion coefficient and high formability, a formed article thereof, and an optical element made...
Conveying apparatus, printing apparatus, control method, and sheet feeding
The present invention provides a conveying apparatus includes a supporting unit rotatably supporting a roll of a sheet, a conveying unit conveying the sheet...
Printing control method and printing apparatus
For each of a plurality of areas in at least one of a sheet width direction and a sheet conveying direction included in a sheet trailing edge area during...
Printing apparatus and printing method
In a case in which a cumulative value .SIGMA.Nure of wetting coefficients is less than a wetting threshold value THNure, printing is carried out on a unit area...
Stereo X-ray imaging apparatus and stereo X-ray imaging method
Provided is a stereo imaging apparatus that generates X-rays from a plurality of different focal positions and that acquires a plurality of X-ray images from an...
Electronic apparatus having jack connector
An electronic apparatus which is capable of preventing a joint between a jack connector and a connector substrate from being broken due to prying after...
Depth measurement apparatus, imaging apparatus, and method of controlling
depth measurement apparatus
A depth measurement apparatus including ranging pixels each having photoelectric conversion units for receiving light fluxes that have respectively passed...
Image pickup apparatus that performs white balance control and method of
controlling the same
An image pickup apparatus capable of properly performing white balance control on an image. A photographed image is divided into areas and a color evaluation...
Image processing apparatus and control method thereof
A first signal of a pixel of interest in second image data is generated by adding a plurality of signals that correspond to the same color component in first...
Solid-state image sensor and imaging apparatus using same
A solid-state image sensor provided with a plurality of pixels which photo-electrically convert an object image formed by an imaging optical system, wherein at...