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01/26/2012 > 42 patent applications in 15 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120019851 - Management system, image forming apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium: A management system that can appropriately manage a list of functions that can be provided by an image forming apparatus configured to provide a function to a client apparatus by utilizing a function provided by a function provision apparatus. An image forming apparatus is configured, if the function list transmission... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019852 - Printing apparatus, method for controlling print quality, and storage medium storing instructions for same: A printing apparatus includes, a printing unit to execute printing based on first image data, a reading unit to read a sheet on which the printing has been executed to generate second image data, a determination unit to determine whether a printing failure has occurred on the sheet by comparing... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019853 - Printer resource sharing in a media exchange network: A system providing printer resource sharing in a communication network includes a first communication device at a first location, communicatively coupled to a printer resource and to a second communication device at a second location. The first communication device may authenticate the second communication device, and subsequent to the authentication,... Agent:

20120019854 - Automatic and transparent document archiving: An automatic archiving system makes document archiving largely transparent to the user. In one embodiment, documents scanned in or printed during the course of office equipment operation are automatically archived. When a document is copied, printed, or faxed, a document image is archived by the document management workstation without further... Agent: Ricoh Company Limited

20120019855 - Content printing system, print relay system, control method, and storage medium: A print relay system capable of connecting to an image forming apparatus and a print service system, which is provided by a vendor that publishes a unique specification for executing data communication with the image forming apparatus includes an acquisition unit configured to, in response to the print service system... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019865 - Content printing system, print relay system, control method, and storage medium: A print relay system includes a receiving unit configured to receive, from an image forming apparatus, a request for registering information about the image forming apparatus to a print service, a generation unit configured to, in response to the receiving unit receiving the request, generate a relay virtual printer corresponding... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019861 - Display operation device allocating a plurality of functions to a key, image processing apparatus, and method of receiving user operations: A display operation device has a display-integrated operation panel with a display screen, on which a monochrome copy start key and a color copy start key are displayed. When black-toner-out or color-toner-out occurs, on the monochrome copy start key and the color copy start key, another UI component such as... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019858 - Hand-held device and apparatus management method: A hand-held device provided with a display section including a position identifying section for identifying the position of a hand-held device; an orientation identifying section for identifying an orientation of the hand-held device; and a control section that specifies a prescribed managed apparatus located within a prescribed range of distance... Agent:

20120019863 - Image forming apparatus and method of information display: An image forming apparatus includes a display having a function of editing input image data and a function of displaying page images immediately after reading in order. When a first type of instruction to change shape of an image formed on a recording medium is given, the edition is not... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019857 - Image forming apparatus, control method of image forming apparatus, and storage medium: An image forming apparatus may include an executing unit, a cancelling unit, and a control unit to form an image on a sheet by executing a job. The executing unit interrupts a first job and executes a second job in a state that a first job is interrupted. If the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019860 - Image forming apparatus, method of controlling the same, and image processing apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit that performs image formation on the basis of a plurality of pieces of image data for different colors, the pieces of the image data being generated by a higher-level device; a plurality of data storage units that receive the respective pieces... Agent:

20120019862 - Image processing apparatus, control method of image processing apparatus, and program: An image processing apparatus capable of displaying an operation screen based on screen information received from an external apparatus includes a storage unit, data storage unit, a transmission unit, and a control unit. The storage unit stores internal screen information for displaying an operation screen. The data storage unit stores... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019867 - Indentifying printers: In some implementations, an indication of a desire to print a file is received. In response, contextual information about multiple different printers is accessed, and measures of perceived appropriateness for printing the file with individual ones of the printers are generated based on the context of the print request and... Agent:

20120019866 - Information processing apparatus, print job conversion method, and program: To improve work efficiency and reduce work costs, automatic transmission/reception and conversion of a print job can be performed (without requiring manual work) among plural printing systems having different functions. An information processing apparatus, connected to plural printing systems, can create a job ticket for a second system based on... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019856 - Job ticket conversion apparatus and conversion method thereof: An apparatus for converting a job ticket that designates processing by referring metadata to a job ticket that designates processing in units of pages extracts a document hierarchical structure from input content data, and extracts attached metadata in correspondence with the document hierarchical structure. The apparatus associates the extracted metadata... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019864 - Method and arrangement for detecting printers, a corresponding computer program, and a corresponding computer-readable storage medium: For this purpose, in order to detect printers that can be used from a data processing device by means of a wireless communication connection, it is proposed that the following steps be performed: performing a search for a printer (200) that provides an interface to a wireless network (1100), associating... Agent: Cortado Ag

20120019859 - Printing system, device management server apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium: When a print server apparatus receives a service utilization request that includes setting identification information, printing device identification information, and service provision unit identification information, the print server apparatus transmits to a device management server apparatus print setting data identified based on the setting identification information, the printing device identification... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019868 - Scanner device: A scanner device may create original data in an internal storage unit. The original data may include header information and actual image data representing a scan target object. The header information may include a first value as size information. The size information may indicate a size of image data corresponding... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019840 - Default media selection methods in a multi-media printer: A multi-media print includes a decoding module, a configuration memory, and a parameter determination module. The decoding module decodes print job parameters and print job data, and outputs decoded print job parameters including decoded print job media selection parameters and the decoded print job data. The configuration memory stores default... Agent: Codonics, Inc.

20120019843 - Color processing device, color processing method, and computer readable medium storing program: A color processing device includes a calculating unit that calculates hues in a device-dependent color space and hues in a device-independent color space of plural reproduction colors that are positioned on an input color gamut boundary and that have different hues, a deriving unit that calculates hues of corresponding colors... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120019842 - Digital printing control using a spectrophotometer: What is disclosed is a novel system and method for xerographic Dmax control based upon measurements made on the printed paper using an inline spectrophotometer (ILS) or similar device. The disclosed method is based upon directly measuring the color to actuator sensitivity. Each of the separations is controlled independently using... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120019841 - Document scanner: A document scanner (10) includes an input tray (20) for holding documents (11); an input image capture device (30) for capturing images of documents in the input tray; an image processor for determining characteristics of documents; and the documents are processed based on the characteristics.... Agent:

20120019847 - Image formation control apparatus, image forming system, image formation control method, and storage medium storing image formation control program: An image formation control apparatus capable of reducing vain power consumption of an image forming apparatus that cannot continue printing. The image formation control apparatus executes a print job by controlling a first image forming apparatus and a second image forming apparatus connected to a downstream side of the first... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019845 - Image forming apparatus which performs calibration for maintaining image quality: A luminance value for a second printing medium that has been obtained by reading a pattern image formed on the second printing medium different from a first printing medium is converted into a corresponding density value on the first printing medium. Calibration for the first printing medium can then be... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019844 - Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and computer program product: An image forming apparatus includes a first density correction unit that corrects density correction characteristics in correcting density of print image data to be output by using a density correction patch formed in an image forming process; a second density correction unit that corrects the density correction characteristics by using... Agent: Ricoh Company, Limited

20120019846 - Image processing apparatus: An image processing apparatus includes a storage unit and a converting unit. The storage unit stores a dither matrix including a plurality of sub-matrices. Each sub-matrix has a group of dot regions and each dot region has a threshold value. The dot regions are arranged in N rows and N... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019849 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program: Data of each plane capable of obtaining a high-quality output image is generated. An image processing apparatus for quantizing input image data having gradation of an m value (m is a natural number) into output image data having gradation of an n value (n is a natural number smaller than... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019850 - Method for calibrating color image forming apparatus: A calibration method for calibrating a color image forming apparatus includes detecting the color of a patch formed on a recording medium by the color image forming apparatus using a color sensor, converting a detected color signal in a first color specification system into a color signal in a second... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019848 - Print system, printing device and communication terminal: When a request for acquiring image correction data is issued, as is periodically done by a communication terminal, a printing device transmits the image correction data, if the state of the printing device is in a normal mode or in a first energy saving mode. If the acquisition of the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019869 - Method and system for automatically detecting and processing halftone regions in scanned documents: A system for halftone processing is provided. The system includes a programmable halftone segmentation system having one or more programmable parameters to accommodate different input image parameters, such as different printer or scanner parameters, and configured to generate output control data as a function of image input data. A programmable... Agent:

20120019870 - Detection of roller eccentricity in a scanner: A method and apparatus for detecting roller eccentricity in a CIS scanner is disclosed. An image of a target is captured using the CIS scanner. The image of the target is analyzed for periodic horizontal banding. The period of the periodic horizontal banding is compared with the circumference of a... Agent:

20120019871 - Image processing apparatus and non-transitory computer readable recording medium: An image processing apparatus including: a first storage portion that stores patterns used for matching with edge portions of a linear image included in an input image, the patterns having respective different sizes, and each of the patterns being composed of pixels and including a target pixel corresponding to a... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120019872 - Printing device, printing method and recording medium: The printing device includes a reading unit, a printing unit, an operation mode setting unit, a personal information determining unit that determines the kind of the personal information, such as an address, a personal name, or a telephone number, from image data read by the reading unit when the operation... Agent: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.

20120019873 - Methods and systems to provide scan services to an image forming device: Systems and methods are disclosed for scanning devices to exchange scan messages with external devices, where the scan messages comprise WS-Scan protocol message and DSM protocol messages. A determination is made if a scan message comprises a WS-Scan protocol message or a DSM protocol message. A response is made to... Agent:

20120019876 - Compact housing for a scan bar assembly: A scan bar assembly having a scan element including a length direction; a drive gear; a follower gear; and a housing having a mounting region for mounting the scan element onto the housing; a first mounting member for the drive gear; and a second mounting member for the follower gear,... Agent:

20120019877 - Light guide and image reading apparatus: A light guide includes: a body which is a light-transmitting member and has light incidence surfaces as two end surfaces in a longitudinal direction and a light output surface which is one of side surfaces extending in the longitudinal direction; and light absorbing members which are provided on the light... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120019875 - Media handling and uniformity calibration for an image scanner: A system for media handling and uniformity calibration for an image scanner includes an optical window, an assist roller, an adjustment mechanism, and a calibration strip. The assist roller receives and guides media through a gap between the assist roller and the optical window. The adjustment mechanism is integrated with... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120019874 - Method for document scanning: A method of determining document characteristics prior to processing the document in a document scanner (10) includes capturing an input image of documents in an input tray (20); transmitting the images to a processor (65); determining characteristics of the documents; and processing the document based on the characteristics.... Agent:

20120019878 - Optical reading device, control method for an optical reading device, and storage medium: An optical reading device, a control method for an optical reading device, and a program for directing execution of the method each enables efficient and quick transmission of digital image data obtained from reading a document to a host computer or other control device. A dot impact printer having an... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120019879 - Color target authenticated using grayscale information: A color target is disclosed. The color target comprises a plurality of marks or features. Each of the plurality of marks can be one of a plurality of colors. Each of the plurality of colors has a corresponding grayscale value that is spaced apart by a predetermined amount.... Agent:

20120019880 - Scanner system: A scanner system includes: a scanning unit that scans a document and generates scan image data; an image processing unit that performs an image process on first subject image data obtained from the scan image data to generate processed image data in a first case where the image process is... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120019881 - Color profile selection: Scanner, method or computer program product, arranged to sense media color information, store predetermined color values of preselected non-printed media and storing corresponding color profiles adapted for the respective preselected media, and process sensed color values, compare a sensed color value with the predetermined color values, and select one of... Agent:

  
01/19/2012 > 41 patent applications in 14 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120013927 - Data-processing apparatus and data-processing method: A data-processing method for being executed by a data-processing apparatus having a storage unit, includes: specifying a type of data or a function that corresponds to a process desired to be executed; reading, from the storage unit, device identification information that is stored in the storage unit in correspondence with... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013928 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes a document reader, a storage for storing image data, a display image generator for generating a display image, a display panel and a control unit-side controller for giving display guidance on the input status of image data from the document reader, on the display panel.... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013929 - Image forming apparatus: According to one embodiment, there is provided a complex-type image forming apparatus capable of achieving both convenience and power saving by registering necessary functions in advance for each user, reading the registered function when an individual user is authenticated, and feeding power to a device corresponding to the registered function.... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120013930 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes, an upper cabinet disposed openably and closably on a main cabinet, reader cover disposed openably and closably on the upper cabinet and covering the image reader when the reader cover is closed and restriction mechanism preventing the reader cover from opening relative to the upper... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120013926 - Information processing apparatus, method for controlling same, installation method, and storage medium: A PC 1 recognizes a connection of the multipurpose machine 3 to the network 4, and a first driver, which corresponds to information equipment provided by the recognized device, is installed on the PC 1. The PC 1 acquires a supplement installer that installs a second driver, which enables the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013933 - Method for operating printing process: A method for operating a printing process on a printer is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: a) installing a software application into a computer; b) operating a printer connected to the computer to browse files thereof through the software application; c) selecting a file to be printed; d)... Agent: I/o Interconnect, Ltd.

20120013931 - Multifunction apparatus: A multifunction apparatus includes an application information storage section in which, for each of a plurality of applications, (i) identification information for identifying the each of the plurality of applications and (ii) function information indicating what function(s) has been previously carried out in a cooperation process carried out by the... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013925 - Print document conversion apparatus, print document conversion method, and computer readable medium: A print document conversion apparatus includes a plurality of software-based conversion units and a controller. The plurality of software-based conversion units perform a software-based conversion process for converting print document data described in a page description language into page image data having a bitmap image format. Each of the plurality... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120013932 - Print plug-in isolation: In embodiments of print plug-in isolation, a print system input can be received at a print system, and the print system input can be redirected from the print system to an isolation module that isolates one or more print plug-ins from the print system. The print system input can be... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120013936 - Device management system, device management apparatus, and device management method: A device management apparatus is connected to an image forming apparatus via a first network. The device management apparatus includes a sending unit that sends identification information of the device management apparatus; a monitor unit that periodically acquires status information from the image forming apparatus in response to a request... Agent:

20120013934 - Feature enablement within a printer: In one embodiment, an apparatus that removably connects to a first printer is validated, the validating including comparing first data stored within the apparatus to second data stored within the first printer. A first feature is enabled within the first printer utilizing third data stored within the apparatus. The apparatus... Agent:

20120013935 - Image defect inspection apparatus, image defect inspection system, image defect inspection method and non-transitory computer readable recording medium: An image defect inspection apparatus includes a supply unit, an acquiring unit, an inspection unit and an adjustment unit. The supply unit supplies a test image corresponding to an inferred image defect regarding an image forming unit that forms an image on a recording material, to the image forming unit... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120013937 - Compensation for facsimile transmission in a packet switched network: Communication network components can be synchronized for facsimile transmissions in the communication network. The synchronization may compensate for variations in transmission rates among the different network components or different paths taken by portions of the facsimile transmission. The synchronization may involve modulating an adaptive jitter buffer or an effective packet... Agent:

20120013941 - Dedicated sms and wireless telephony communication device and method: providing a website connected to the Internet, and receiving an automatic message from the mobile communication device, the message including an electronic serial number. The method assigns a mobile phone number to the device based on the electronic serial number and sends the phone number to the device and can... Agent:

20120013945 - Image forming apparatus and data notification and printing method by image forming apparatus: According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes: a fax receiving unit capable of receiving facsimile data; a printing unit which prints the facsimile data received by the fax receiving unit; a fax data storage unit in which, if the facsimile data received by the fax receiving unit is... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120013943 - Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus, printing system, image forming method, image forming program, and storage medium storing image forming program: An image forming apparatus sends an information processing apparatus an image processing function selected from image processing functions that the image forming apparatus has and an image processing function selected from image processing functions that the information processing apparatus has, and receives a result that is determined by the information... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013938 - Image processing device, hardware accelerator, and image processing method: Disclosed is an image processing device to generate printing data based on intermediate language data, comprising: a memory to store the intermediate language data and the printing data; a hardware accelerator to perform rendering processing to generate the printing data from the intermediate language data read from the memory; and... Agent:

20120013944 - Information processing apparatus, display control method, and storage medium storing program thereof: Print data containing a plurality of contents is input, and it is determined whether printing of each of the plurality of contents contained in the input print data is permitted. The user is notified of the determination result before an instruction to print the print data.... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013948 - Information processing apparatus, method for controlling same, and storage medium: A client computer 1 performs a first print setting for each second page range included in a first page range to be subjected to print processing, generates a conflict confirmation job in which an execution result is used for executing conflict processing for detecting the combinations of print settings for... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013942 - Network printer: A network printer includes a communication unit for carrying out transmission/reception of data via a network and a recording unit for printing out received print data. The communication unit includes a priority level determination unit, when second print data is accepted during reception of first print data, for determining priority... Agent: Murata Machinery, Ltd.

20120013947 - Print data receiving apparatus, print data receiving method and print data receiving program: A print data receiving apparatus for receiving pint data from an external, equipped with a first arithmetic unit for controlling at least a first storage device for storing the print data, and a second arithmetic unit for issuing an activation command to the first arithmetic unit and controlling a second... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120013940 - Print document conversion apparatus and computer readable medium: A print document conversion apparatus includes plural software-based conversion units and a controller. The plural software-based conversion units perform a software-based conversion process for converting print document data described in a page description language into page image data having a bitmap image format. Each of the software-based conversion units requests... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120013939 - Printing objects using a rolling buffer: An electronic architecture for an imaging data path allows for printing on objects that are unevenly spaced. The architecture uses a rolling image buffer into which images are copied. A hardware trigger can optionally be used in conjunction with the rolling image buffer to prevent any printing mismatches that could... Agent:

20120013946 - Printing system, printing method, and recording medium: In tandem printing, in accordance with a printing process executed in one printing apparatus, the printing process in the other printing apparatus is automatically changed. The first printing apparatus inputs a third print job including a first print job and a second print job. An image is formed on the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013949 - Data processing apparatus, data processing method, and storage medium: A data processing apparatus determines a color range based on a dot counting value of a number of colors smaller than a number of colors subjected to thinning processing. Thus, even if the number of ink colors subjected to the thinning processing is great, a processing load of the determination... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013919 - Label printing: Method of label printing, using media comprising a number of labels and a printhead comprising a leading and a trailing slot, comprising starting a movement of the media with respect to the printhead until the media reaches a certain continuous velocity with respect to the printhead, ejecting fluid onto a... Agent:

20120013920 - Printing apparatus and data transfer method: In a printing apparatus, in a case where the number of data pieces included in divided block data and indicating driving of printing elements is greater than a predetermined number, the divided block data is converted into first serial data indicating whether or not to drive each printing element belonging... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013923 - Color conversion coefficient generating apparatus, color reproduction characteristic modifying device, and computer readable medium storing program: A color conversion coefficient generating apparatus includes a first color reproduction characteristic obtaining unit that obtains a first color reproduction characteristic that is obtained by correcting a color reproduction characteristic of a first device in accordance with a color of a first medium used for printing in the first device,... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120013921 - Method and apparatus for replacing banner pages with document identification information in an image production device: A method and apparatus for replacing banner pages with document identification information in an image production device is disclosed. The method may include receiving a request from a user to cease including a banner page with each printed document, the banner page being separate page containing document identification information, prompting... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120013922 - Print data format modification mechanism: A method is disclosed. The method includes establishing a post processing data format to enable proper post-processing of print jobs and modifying a print job received during print processing according to the post processing data format.... Agent:

20120013924 - Printer and printing method: A printer includes a display, a storing module, a picture decoder, a selecting module, a recorder, and a printing module. The storing module is configured to store a plurality of pictures. The picture decoder is configured to read a selected picture from the storing module, decode the selected picture and... Agent: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

20120013950 - Image processing apparatus and method for reducing gradation level of image: An image processing apparatus includes a first generation portion that generates a first low-gradation image by performing a first process on an input image to reduce the number of gradations of the input image, a second generation portion that generates a second low-gradation image by performing a second process on... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120013951 - Image-reading controlling method and scanning apparatus using such method: An image-reading controlling method and a scanning apparatus using such method are disclosed. The method comprises the following steps. First, a user profile is selected. Next, a computer terminal is notified that a user profile has been selected. Then, a scan command is received from the computer terminal, and an... Agent:

20120013953 - Image processing method, program, and image processing apparatus: A method for image processing in which an area of a platen on which a document is placed is read and the platen image is processed includes extracting an object included in the platen image, detecting an area of the object and inclination of the area of the object with... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013952 - Image scanning apparatus and method for correcting scanned image: An image scanning apparatus includes: an image scanning unit that includes plural light emitting elements and a light receiving portion receiving light emitted from the light emitting elements and reflected on a document and scans an image on the document; a light quantity information acquiring unit that acquires light quantity... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120013954 - Image processing method: An image processing method in which the image of a document is extracted from an image including the image of the document on a document positioning table, acquired by a line sensor scanning the document placed on the document positioning table while illuminating the document from the upstream side or... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013955 - Image reader, image forming apparatus, and method of correcting image data: The ratio between first reference data which is acquired by scanning the surface of a white member in a state where the size of a gap is substantially equal to that when a document is scanned and second reference data which is acquired by scanning the surface of the white... Agent:

20120013958 - Document reading apparatus: A document reading apparatus includes a document positioning plate configured to position a document, a carriage configured to move a light source along the document positioning plate, a reading unit configured to read an image of a document illuminated by a light source of the carriage, a white reference member... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120013957 - Document reading device which includes automatic document conveying mechanism and reads plural documents one by one: A digital multi function peripheral includes a scanner for reading an image in a document read position; a document retaining cover for being able to change an opening and closing state between a state in which the scanner is closed and a state in which the scanner is opened, and... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120013956 - Image recording device and image recordingmethod: An image recording device includes a conveying part that conveys a medium along a conveying path, a first medium support part that supports a region of the medium positioned in an image recording area on the conveying path and heats the region, a second medium support part disposed in an... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120013959 - Image processing apparatus: An image processing apparatus is provided. The image processing apparatus includes: an acquiring unit that acquires original image data and a first color conversion profile associated with the original image data; an editing unit that edits the original image data by using the first color conversion profile to generate edited... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

  
01/12/2012 > 30 patent applications in 15 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120008158 - Display operation device having functions distinguished by colors of operation buttons, and image processing apparatus adopting the display operation device: A display operation device includes: a display-integrated operation panel; a first UI component display device displaying a read start key; a read activating device responsive to a user operation of the read start key, for starting a document reading process; a second UI component display device, responsive to activation of... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008157 - Image forming apparatus and network system: According to one embodiment, an image reading apparatus including a first reading section configured to photoelectrically convert and output image information on a first surface of an original, a second reading section configured to photoelectrically convert and output image information on a second surface located on a rear surface of... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120008156 - Image-processing apparatus with oblique plane for supporting originals: An image-processing apparatus is disclosed and includes a platform casing, a movable image-capturing device, and an operation panel. The platform casing includes a scan plane and an oblique plane for supporting an original. The oblique plane is disposed at a first side of the scan plane. The movable image-capturing device... Agent:

20120008159 - Image forming apparatus: The image forming apparatus has the plurality of control units and executes distributed processing in which any one control unit having monitoring execution authority monitors for an abnormal condition in each control unit. Each control unit determines, from its own processing load, monitoring capability information that indicates whether monitoring for... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008160 - Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and program: A browser unit controls a communication unit in response to an operation to an operating unit, and acquires Web content from a Web server. The Web content is displayed on a display unit under control in accordance with display control information based on the Web content acquired by the browser... Agent:

20120008161 - Automated system and method for submitting a rendering job via a mobile communications device: An automated system and method for submitting a rendering job via a mobile communications device utilizing a two-dimensional bar code application. A two-dimensional bar code (e.g., quick response code) can be configured in association with the rendering device and the two-dimensional bar code application can be installed with respect to... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120008166 - Display control apparatus and display control method: The display control apparatus includes an acquisition section configured acquire a piece of characteristic information representing an output characteristic specific to a corresponding printing apparatus from each of a plurality of printing apparatuses; and a display section configured to determine an order for arraying the plurality of printing apparatuses on... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120008163 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus has a storage unit for storing a job-waiting list in which job information of a job in a waiting state among a plurality of jobs received for image forming is registered, and a transitional time within which to transit from a waiting mode to an energy-saving... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008162 - Image information input system, image information input apparatus and image information input method: An image information input system inputs image information into another system that handles the image information. The image information input system obtains plural items of image information generated as a result of plural sheets of paper of an original document being read, obtains original identification information to be used for... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120008165 - Image processing apparatus and hibernation start-up method: An image processing apparatus includes a volatile main memory, a first non-volatile memory for storing a plurality of types of partial snap shot images, a second non-volatile memory from which information can be read faster than from the first non-volatile memory, for storing an entire snap shot image, and a... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120008168 - Method and computer program product for outputting document data divided into pages: In a method to output document data divided into pages at an output printing apparatus, a print file encoded in a page description language is provided with per-page variable document data and bin command data, the bin command data referring to at least one page input tray of a reference... Agent:

20120008164 - Processing system, control method, and storage medium therefor: A processing system may include a server group connectable to an image forming apparatus, a request processing unit, a backend processing unit, a receiving unit, a determination unit, and a sending unit. The receiving unit receives information relating to a document file corresponding to a processing request from the image... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008167 - System and method for handling printing press workload: A system and method is provided for ganging print orders to be printed on a press based on a set of print attributes, wherein associated digital files of the print orders are ganged together in one file location to generate a gang ticket in a database for the ganged print... Agent:

20120008169 - System and method of processing a digital image for user assesment of an output image product: A system and method of processing a digital image for user assessment of an output image product intended to be generated using the digital image. The method comprises the steps of: (a) accessing the digital image using an imaging device having a viewing member; (b) selecting the output image product... Agent:

20120008151 - Braille copy machine using image processing techniques: A Braille Copy Machine includes a processor configured to detect at least one Braille cell from a scanned image of an original Braille document. The detecting includes determining a coordinate and a code for the at least one Braille cell. The Braille Copy Machine also includes an embosser configured to... Agent: King Abdulaziz City For Science And Technology

20120008152 - Copy-forgery-inhibited pattern image generation method and image processing apparatus: A combination of a latent-image pattern which forms a latent-image part and a background pattern that forms a background-image part is determined so that the latent-image part and background-image part have equal print densities. The determined latent-image pattern and background pattern, color information used to determine a color of the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008153 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit to form a color toner image using a color toner and a transparent layer using a transparent toner on a sheet of recording media, a sheet conveyance unit to transport the sheet, a 3D display lens forming unit disposed downstream from... Agent:

20120008154 - Image forming apparatus and method of controlling image forming apparatus: A length L of the test pattern string is determined so as to satisfy a condition L≦{P−(Q1+Q2)}×V, where a time Q is a total time of a time Q1 for which the test pattern string is transferred from an exposure position of the test pattern string to a sensor and... Agent:

20120008155 - Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same: A transparent sheet is attached onto an inclined surface of an original guide plate of an image reading apparatus, and similarly, a transparent sheet is attached onto an inclined surface at an edge portion of a reading guide plate, thereby preventing an original from being chipped by the ground glass-like... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008170 - Method for controlling multicolor print quality: A method for controlling multicolor print quality including a) placing color patches onto a print substrate; b) combining primary colors C, M, and Y to form secondary colors and overprinting the secondary colors and an opposite primary color thereof in a pre-determined halftone % to yield neutral grey tone; c)... Agent:

20120008171 - Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and computer readable medium: The image processing apparatus includes a combining module that respectively combine a plurality of first patterns and a plurality of second patterns each corresponding to the first patterns. Respective densities of the first patterns are different from each other. At least one of the second patterns include a plurality of... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120008172 - Application management system, application management method, program, and storage medium: In an application management system for managing a plurality of applications that are installed in an image processing device, in the case where an instruction of execution start is received, if an application execution unit has already executed an incompatible application that would cause an unintended operation of the application... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008173 - Analog signal buffer and image reading device using the analog signal buffer: The analog signal buffer is connected with a photoelectric converter to convert an optical image to an analog signal and an analog signal processing circuit to convert the analog signal to a digital signal, and transmits the analog signal to the analog signal processing circuit. The analog signal buffer includes... Agent:

20120008174 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable medium: An image processing apparatus comprises: a character information acquisition unit configured to acquire character information included in each of a body region and a caption region; an accumulation unit configured to divide the character information acquired from the body region into predetermined set units and to accumulate the character information... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008175 - Calibration mechanism and scanner has the calibration mechanism: A calibration mechanism is positioned in a scanning device having a scanning module for scanning a document. The scanning module defines a scanning line perpendicular to a scanned area of the document. The calibration mechanism includes a calibration unit, a supporting unit supporting the calibration unit, and a driving unit.... Agent:

20120008176 - Image reading method, image reading system, and image reading apparatus: The purpose of this invention is to facilitate visually grasping the progress of reading during reading of a plurality of images. To accomplish this, when placing a plurality of images on an original table and scanning and reading them, display is made to allow a user to grasp which image... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008177 - Solid-state imaging apparatus and imaging system: A solid-state imaging apparatus includes a pixel array in which a plurality of unit cells are arranged to form a plurality of rows and a plurality of columns, wherein each of the plurality of unit cells includes a pixel, and the pixel comprising a photoelectric conversion element and an in-pixel... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008178 - Automatic document feeder, method of transporting document, and image reading apparatus: According to the embodiment, an automatic document feeder includes a first transport unit which transports a document fed from a document tray to a reading portion in a first direction after turning over the document, and a second transport unit which transports the document fed from the document tray to... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120008179 - Scanner device and method executed in scanner device: A scanner device and a method executed in the scanner device are provided. The scanner device includes a generating unit that generates original image data representing a scanned original; a preparing unit that prepares one color-conversion profile among a plurality of color-conversion profiles having different data sizes, according to a... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120008180 - Original reading apparatus reading image from original: A plurality of line sensors corresponding to a plualrity of color components receive reflected light passed through an imaging unit and convert the light into a plurality of color component data. A correcting unit performs color misalignment correction based on a reference color component for which resolution performance is lowest... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

  
01/05/2012 > 37 patent applications in 14 patent subcategories. recently filed with US Patent Office

20120002226 - Enforcing a minimum font size: A method for enforcing a user specified minimum font size (USMFS) in a hardcopy document (HD). The method includes: receiving a request to print an electronic document (ED) according to a magnification ratio; identifying a first character in the ED having a first font size smaller than a quotient of... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory Inc.

20120002227 - Image forming apparatus: A value for determining a type of a recording medium is compared with a detection result, and the type of the recording medium is confirmed when there is no detection result within a predetermined range. Thus, by controlling the number of recording media to be detected for confirming the type... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002228 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes a first image forming unit, a second image forming unit. In combined processing to perform two types of processing including one-sided image formation and two-sided image formation, if the one-sided image formation is performed, an image is formed on one side of the sheet by... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002230 - Image forming apparatus, image forming method, image forming program, and recording medium: An image forming apparatus includes a feeding delay control unit to control a delay in feeding image formation media to a conveying unit and a counting unit to count a number of image formation media discharged to a discharge tray. When a count value of the counting unit reaches a... Agent: Ricoh Company, Limited

20120002231 - Image processing apparatus, computer program product, and preview image displaying method: The image data processing apparatus includes a storage unit to store image data having a process setting. The image data processing apparatus includes a selection screen display unit to display the one or more image data stored in the storage unit and to display a selection screen to select whether... Agent:

20120002232 - Image processing apparatus, display control method, and storage medium: A display control method in an image processing apparatus to which a post-processing apparatus for performing post-processing on an output sheet is connectable includes storing, in a storage unit, image data and detailed information concerning a setting of post-processing to be set in the image data, and displaying, in a... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002229 - Method and program for custom spool page printing: A method and a printer for post-submission and post-rendering custom spooled page printing of a raw print file sent directly to the printer without a printer driver or print application. Embodiments of the method and printer implement a process that includes the steps of sending a raw print file directly... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory, Inc.

20120002234 - Approach for securely printing electronic documents: An approach is provided for securely printing electronic documents using a portable media. The approach is applicable to a wide variety of contexts and implementations and includes secure direct printing of electronic documents, secure direct printing of electronic documents with remote user authentication and secure printing of electronic documents with... Agent:

20120002233 - Image forming apparatus, control method, and control apparatus: There is provided an image forming apparatus that allows image forming processes of a more number of apparatuses with limited power. The image forming apparatus includes: a job acquiring unit that acquires an image forming job giving an instruction to form an image; an electricity consumption amount acquiring unit that... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002235 - Image forming apparatus, image reading apparatus, and control method thereof: An image forming apparatus of the invention includes a read unit to read an original document, a storage unit to store an image file of the original document read by the read unit, a control unit to control storage and readout of the image file into and from the storage... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002236 - Image formation apparatus: An image formation apparatus includes: a controller operable to control a transition among a normal mode to operate the image formation apparatus, a first power saving mode in which electric power less than the normal mode is supplied, and a second power saving mode different from the first power saving... Agent: Oki Data Corporation

20120002238 - Image processing system, image processing method, and storage medium: An image processing system applies an image processing job to received image information according to contents of previously created definition information. The image processing system comprises an image forming apparatus configured to receive image information, associated with user information for specifying a user, through a public line an information processing... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002239 - Menu display system, menu display method, and server device: To generate and display a menu display in a printer so as to be adapted to the user. A server device connected so as to be capable of communication between a printing device and an information terminal device comprises a packet communication part for receiving user information designed to uniquely... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120002240 - Method of allocating ip address of image forming apparatus using dhcp, image forming apparatus and system of allocating ip address using dhcp: A method of allocating an IP address of an image forming apparatus using Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP), and an image forming apparatus and system performing the method, the method including requesting a DHCP server to allocate an IP address to an image forming apparatus having a previously allocated IP... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120002237 - Printer and control method therefor: According to one embodiment, a printer includes plural control units having a high rank and low rank relation with one another and serially connected in order from a high rank control unit to a low rank control unit. The low rank control unit notifies the high rank control unit of... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002241 - System and method for acquiring document services: A system and method for acquiring document services is disclosed.... Agent:

20120002218 - Banknote recognition and counting machine and banknote recognition and counting method: Banknotes are taken into a banknote recognition and counting machine (10), a recognition and counting process for the banknotes is performed by a recognition and counting unit (24), judgment for the banknotes is performed by using a first judgment threshold value, based on the recognition result on each banknote recognized... Agent:

20120002222 - Control device: A content of the common setting is applied to the plurality of devices and a content of the special setting is applied to a specific device among the plurality of devices. When the item of the special setting for the specific device is selected on the common setting screen, the... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002220 - Controlling printer energy consumption: A method for controlling printer energy consumption. The method includes identifying, during a first time interval, a quantity of energy consumed by a printer since commencement of the first time interval; generating a comparison by comparing the quantity of energy with a first energy threshold for the first time interval;... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory Inc.

20120002223 - Image forming apparatus and a paper sheet supply method: An image forming apparatus, comprising: an input unit which designates the type of a sheet to be used in image formation; a sheet cassette which accommodates the sheets and in which the type of the accommodated sheets is set; a storage unit which stores the sheet type set in the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002224 - Image forming apparatus to add specific data to image, and image forming method of adding the specific data to the image: According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes a data adding part and an image forming part. The data adding part acquires first identification data from a first storage part provided in a colorant container to contain a colorant and storing the first identification data intrinsic to the colorant... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002225 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer-readable encoding medium encoded with a computer program: An image processing apparatus, including a color conversion part configured to conduct a color conversion of image data. The color conversion part extends an information amount of an output value in the color conversion based on a first minimum information amount possible to depict a gradation in a lattice point... Agent:

20120002221 - Maintaining print settings across multiple applications: A method, including: receiving a request to print a first document from a first application; displaying print settings and an option to maintain print settings (MPS); collecting a time limit, a selection enabling the option to MPS, and a selection enabling a print setting; sending a first print job corresponding... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory Inc.

20120002219 - Print shop management method and program for printing mixed color and black and white documents: A method and computer program is described for managing a print shop system in which a plurality of color and black and white printers are connected to and managed by a computer. To print a source document having mixed color and black and white pages with a color-split printing process,... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory, Inc.

20120002242 - Image processing apparatus embedding additional information in document data: In an image processing apparatus, an input part inputs additional information to be embedded when printing a document. A developing part develops a character contained in the document, into which character the additional information is to be embedded, using a form deformed according to the additional information.... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120002243 - Delivery of scan services over a device service port: Delivery of scan services of a networked scanning device over a device service port interfaced to the network. An extended XML schema is comprised of an extension to a baseline XML schema which defines baseline functions exposed by the scanning device via the device service port together with baseline parameters... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002244 - System and method for storing and retrieving digital content with physical file systems: A system and method for retrieving and storing digital documents with physical file storage systems are provided. The disclosed system and methods allow a user to retrieve digital documents from a conventional file storage system and to seamlessly categorize and store the digital documents within the conventional file storage system.... Agent:

20120002245 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus is provided. The image forming apparatus includes a lateral cover, which is an external covering to cover a lateral side of the image forming apparatus, and a connector member having at least one protrusion, by which the lateral cover is connected to the connector member. The... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120002250 - Full spectrum recognition image sensor: The present invention discloses an image sensor, specifically a full spectrum recognition image sensor capable of reading and recognition image information for all of ultraviolet light, visible light and infrared light, which comprises a sensor substrate, photosensitive parts set on the sensor substrate and arranged in a straight line, a... Agent: Weihai Hualing Opto-electronics Co., Ltd.

20120002246 - Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, and size detecting method: According to an embodiment, an image reading apparatus includes: a light emitting body configured to emit light at illuminance lower than illuminance in reading an original document; a sensor configured to detect opening and closing of a cover; an image pickup element configured to pick up an image of the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002247 - Image scanning apparatus and control method of document size detection light source: A first LED that is one of a plurality of LEDs arranged in the main scanning direction is turned on, and the presence of a document on a document table glass is determined by detection of reflected light from the document using a CCD sensor, and a second LED other... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002249 - Image scanning apparatus to alternate scanning and method thereof: An image scanning apparatus including a plurality of scanning units which are disposed in positions which correspond to each other across the moving path of the scanning object, a user interface to receive input of a scanning command, a supply unit to make a scanning object to pass the scanning... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120002248 - Light emitting device and image scanning apparatus: There is a light emitting device including a light source which generates light and of which the quantity of light emission changes according to a driving current, a driving circuit which runs the driving current to the light source to drive the light source, and a controller which controls the... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002251 - Adjustable reference guide for an input tray of an imaging apparatus for media sheet alignment: An input tray of an imaging apparatus having an adjustable reference guide for aligning media sheets in the input tray, the reference guide having a first and second reference point defining an axis, the axis being adjustable by one of pivoting of a reference guide wall or moving a slidable... Agent:

20120002252 - Image read device and copier: An image read device is provided, which conveys an original while performing reading of an image of the original at a read position on a transparent member by a read unit fixed, the image read device including: a moving unit that moves the transparent member back and forth in an... Agent: Ricoh Company, Limited

20120002253 - Image forming apparatus and light amount adjusting method: According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes: a light source unit including light emitting elements for red, green, and blue; an image pickup section configured to receive, from a reference board on which light from the light source unit is irradiated, reflected light to pick up an image... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120002254 - Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus and method: Certain embodiments provide an image reading apparatus including: a monochrome CCD sensor including a first photo-diode array; plural color CCD sensors each including a second photodiode array; an AD converter configured to apply analog-to-digital conversion to each of analog outputs from the second photodiode array and the first photodiode array;... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

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