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Information processing apparatus, distributed printing system, and method
of controlling printing
The necessity of a printer object is determined based on data to be printed, and in a case where the data type is such that a conversion to a printer language...
Image forming apparatus capable of properly reproducing desired settings,
method of controlling the same, and...
An image forming apparatus capable of properly reproducing, even when a setting operation is interrupted by a cause unintended by a user, settings desired by...
Image display apparatus and control method thereof
An image display apparatus which displays a list of image data, comprises a selection unit configured to select a classification condition of image data; a...
Information processing apparatus and information processing method
An image processing apparatus includes a reception unit configured to receive specification of a plurality of material electronic documents and an instruction...
Information processing apparatus capable of controlling installation of
application, method of controlling the...
An information processing apparatus capable of performing application installation control while taking into account amounts of resources to be changed by...
Copying apparatus, copying system, control method thereof, and control
A PC registers in advance PC-assistant copying functions which can be provided by the printer driver for a MFP. The MFP presents, to the user, copying functions...
Apparatus for printing on a sheet and conveying the printed sheet to a
reading unit to read, method of...
Image data is obtained by reading an image of a sheet by a reading unit, and a location of the sheet to which a predetermined image is to be attached is...
Communication apparatus, communication method and computer-readable
Different destination information are assigned to a plurality of services which use a common communication protocol in an application layer, as services...
Communication apparatus and control method thereof
A communication apparatus includes a wireless communication unit which makes a wireless communication with a wireless apparatus, and is configured to read out...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
First, a displacement field (first displacement field) for deforming a first image so as to associate the first image with a second image is calculated based on...
Image forming apparatus
The image forming apparatus includes the fan motor that cools an FET, and a CPU that predicts temperature of the FET, and controls the rotation speed of the fan...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit configured to form an image on a sheet, a duplex conveyance path through which the sheet having the...
Sheet transport apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet transport apparatus includes a transport guide that is included in a first transport path along which a sheet is to be transported and a flapper that...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a sheet stacking portion, a feed portion, a transfer portion transferring a toner image on a sheet fed by the feed portion,...
Image forming apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage
An image forming apparatus executes control for predicting a toner remaining amount, if the apparatus can acquire a predetermined value as identification...
Member for electrophotography, image heating apparatus, image forming
apparatus, and method for manufacturing...
Provided is a member for electrophotography, where an elastic layer including a silicone rubber and a release layer including a fluorine resin are bonded...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image carrying member; a transfer unit that includes a transfer member, first and second separating portions configured...
Image forming apparatus having a power supply common to primary transfer
and secondary transfer
An image forming apparatus sequentially transfers toner images formed on a plurality of photosensitive drums onto an intermediate transfer member or a transfer...
Developer supply container and developer supplying system
A developer supply container is detachably mountable to a developer supplying apparatus and includes a pump portion provided to act at least on a developer...
Scanning optical device and image forming apparatus
At image formation time, when the light amount setting value used in the image formation is equal to or larger than the light amount value Xm affected by the...
Provided is a magnetic toner in which enhancement of initial transfer efficiency and transfer efficiency that is stable during a long-term use are achieved by...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member, process cartridge,
electrophotographic apparatus, and method for...
An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes an undercoat layer containing a resin and a metal oxide particle whose surface has been treated with a...
Electrophotographic photosensitive member, method for manufacturing the
same, and electrophotographic apparatus
A surface layer of the electrophotographic photosensitive member has a change region in which a ratio of the number of carbon atoms with respect to the sum of...
Operation apparatus, lens apparatus, lens system, and image pickup
apparatus including the lens system
An operation apparatus mountable/dismountable to/from a lens apparatus including a movable optical element, including: a detector detecting a position signal...
Fiber-reinforced laminate, shutter device and camera
There is provided with a fiber-reinforced laminate. The fiber-reinforced laminate has a first fiber-reinforced layer and a second fiber-reinforced layer. The...
Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus having the same
The zoom lens according to the present invention includes in order from an object side to an image side: a first lens unit; a second lens unit; a third lens...
Optical filter and optical apparatus
There is provided an optical filter of the type having absorption and with low reflection, which includes a light-transmitting substrate; and a light-absorbing...
Measurement apparatus and measurement method
A sensor unit photoelectrically converts received light to output image data. A lens unit condenses light reflected by an object surface to be measured on the...
Image recording method, ink set, and method for preparing ink set
An image recording method includes a conveyance process for conveying a recording medium and an ink-applying process for applying a first ink and a second ink...
Sheet bundle binding processing apparatus and image forming system having
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a sheet bundle binding processing apparatus capable of performing a binding process rapidly and efficiently...
Sheet bundle conveying apparatus and image forming system having the same
The purpose of the present invention is to provide a sheet bundle conveying apparatus capable of discharging a sheet bundle from a processing tray where a...
Printing apparatus, control method therefor and storage medium
A printing apparatus includes a feeding roller configured to feed a printing sheet stacked on a stacking unit, a conveyance roller configured to convey the...
Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus
A sheet conveying apparatus including: a locking member having an abutment surface abutting a sheet to correct skew feed of the sheet; a holding member...
Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus
In a sheet feeding apparatus without increase in size and without fluctuation in sheet feeding interval, a clutch is brought into a disconnected state after a...
Post-processing apparatus and image formation apparatus provided with the
A post-processing apparatus includes a first sheet mount section to place sheets in the shape of a bunch, a second sheet mount section to place sheets in the...
Liquid discharge head, liquid discharge apparatus, and method of
manufacturing liquid discharge head
A liquid discharge head including a substrate, and an energy-generating element. The substrate is provided with a flow path that penetrates through the...
Ink jet recording apparatus
An ink jet recording apparatus is capable of suppressing an increase of waste ink while solving an increase in density of ink within a supply tube. An ink jet...
Controlling method of robot system, program, recording medium, and robot
A controlling method of a robot system is provided with highly accurately determination of an origin offset at individual joints, even with a small number of...
Subject information obtaining apparatus, method for obtaining subject
information, and computer-readable...
A subject information obtaining apparatus includes a plurality of conversion elements configured to receive an elastic wave that has propagated from a subject...
Object information acquiring apparatus and laser apparatus
An object information acquiring apparatus is used which includes: a laser medium; a temperature controlling unit for controlling a temperature of the laser...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
An image processing apparatus includes an information acquiring unit configured to acquire information indicating a shape of a plurality of regions in at least...
OCT apparatus and method of controlling the same
In an OCT apparatus for obtaining a tomogram using optical interference between signal light and reference light, a first distance between a specific image and...
Image processing apparatus and image processing method
There is provided an image processing apparatus, comprising: a tomographic image acquiring unit for acquiring a tomographic image of a retina; an instruction...
Electronic component, electronic apparatus, and method for manufacturing
the electronic component
An electronic component includes an electronic device and a container containing the electronic device. The container includes a base having a first region to...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method and
computer-readable storage medium
An information processing apparatus includes an image obtaining unit that obtains an image captured by an image capturing apparatus. An index detection unit...
Imaging apparatus, client apparatus, imaging system, method for
controlling imaging apparatus, method for...
An imaging apparatus connectable to a client apparatus via a network includes an imaging optical system, an image sensor, an infrared cut filter (IRCF) driving...
Image capturing apparatus capable of specifying an object in image data
based on object detection, motion...
An image capturing apparatus comprises a communication unit configured to communicate with an external apparatus, an image capturing unit configured to generate...
Memory control for power saving state based on determination of volatile
memory or non-volatile memory
An image forming apparatus, having a main controller for controlling access to a main memory, and a method of controlling the apparatus, determine whether the...
Original reading apparatus for reading image of an original
A light guide includes a plurality of boss portions. A round hole portion is provided near the center of a base member for fixing the light guide, and slit...
Information processing apparatus and control method thereof
An information processing apparatus according to this invention, when accepting an instruction to execute a job based on a history of a previously executed job,...