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Facsimile and static presentation processing May archived by USPTO category 05/12

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05/31/2012 > 41 patent applications in 15 patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20120133963 - Image reading device: An image reader includes a path switching part, located at a branch point that switches between a double-sided path and a single-sided path. The double-sided path defines a conveyance route that passes through a reading position from the branch point to enter a conveyance path that causes a document to... Agent: Murata Machinery, Ltd.

20120133966 - Image processing apparatus, control method thereof and storage medium: When an MFP receives an operation screen from an external apparatus, it also receives information about specific hardware resource of the MFP to be used for the image processing based on the operation screen. When the image processing cannot be executed using the specific hardware resource of the MFP due... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133968 - Image processing apparatus, information processing apparatus, methods for controlling the apparatuses, and storage medium storing program: An image processing apparatus displays a screen for designating cooperative processing in which the image processing apparatus and at least one other image processing apparatus cooperate based on externally received information, where if an execution instruction for processing to be executed by the image processing apparatus for the cooperative processing... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133965 - Information processing apparatus, image processing apparatus, method for controlling information processing apparatus, method for controlling image processing apparatus, and storage medium storing program therefor: An information processing apparatus, to communicate with an image processing apparatus, may include a first receiving unit and a first, second, and third transmitting unit. The first receiving unit receives input information based on input to a screen displayed on a web browser included in the image processing apparatus. The... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133964 - Print document processing system, cache apparatus, computer readable medium storing program, and print document processing method: A print document processing system includes a cache apparatus and plural data processing apparatuses. Each data processing apparatus includes an image data creating unit and a reservation request transmission unit. The cache apparatus includes a cache memory, a memory, and an area reservation unit. The image data creating unit creates... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120133967 - Universal device driver and device control program: A logical device registration process and universal device driver are described. Through use of the universal device driver, a device is registered as a logical device and associated with a first user. The registered logical device is then set as a default device for the user. The process may additionally... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133970 - Image processing apparatus and image processing system: Disclosed is an image processing apparatus having a function to cooperatively output, via a cooperative image processing apparatus, document data, including a data sending unit that sends to the cooperative image processing apparatus the document data to be output, for which the total limited number of output times is set,... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120133969 - Information processing apparatus for controlling electric power consumption, information processing method, and storage medium storing control program therefor: An information processing apparatus that is capable of controlling electric energy consumption with sufficient accuracy. An execution unit executes a job. A calculation unit calculates electric energy consumption in a period from a start of execution of the job by the execution unit to an end except a period from... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133983 - Data transmission apparatus and data reception apparatus: A data transmission apparatus that wirelessly transmits data to a data reception apparatus storing a first wireless setting, the data transmission apparatus comprises: a memory that stores the first wireless setting; a first check unit that, when specific data is to be transmitted to the data reception apparatus, executes a... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133971 - Image forming apparatus to form wireless network and operating method thereof: An image forming apparatus is provided. The apparatus includes an image forming unit which performs an image forming job, a communication unit which forms a wireless network according to a predetermined wireless communication standard, a control unit which, if at least one terminal device is connected to the communication unit... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20120133972 - Image forming apparatus which can handle code and control method thereof: Information identifying a user who made an instruction to send a document from a personal computer (PC) to an image forming apparatus and to store the document in the image forming apparatus, that is, a user who caused the risk of information leakage to increase could not be identified. Code... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133979 - Image forming system, image forming apparatus and image forming method: An image forming system includes: an information operation apparatus which receives screen data and image forming data corresponding to the screen data; an image forming apparatus which communicates with the information operation apparatus; and a display apparatus which communicates with the information operation apparatus and which displays an image on... Agent:

20120133975 - Image processing apparatus, uploading method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium encoded with uploading program: An image processing apparatus capable of performing at least one of scanning, printing, copying, and facsimile transmission/reception includes a communication portion, a job execution portion, a browsing portion, a monitoring portion, a data acquiring portion, an image transmitting portion, and a dummy signal output portion.... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120133978 - Image reading control device, image forming apparatus, and image data processing method: An image reading control device includes: an original reading unit; a display unit that can display an item selection window including processing items for the image data for each page and a processing condition setting window including a preview image based on the image data for each page thus read,... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120133976 - Information processing apparatus, control method, and computer-readable storage medium: An information processing apparatus including a hot folder, comprises: a first determination unit configured to determine whether print processing of the job data stored in the hot folder is executable; a printing unit configured to print the job data determined to be executable; a second determination unit configured to determine... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133981 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium for storing program thereof: When an execution instruction file including a description of an instruction to execute processing is input into a first folder, job data to be subjected to processing that is stored in the first folder is moved to a second folder different from the first folder. After the movement, a file... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133973 - Print server and control method for the same: A print server receives a print instruction from a client terminal and causes printing to be performed by a print device selected by the client terminal out of print devices registered with the print server. If a print device unregistered with the print server is selected, the print server acquires... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133977 - Print system, image forming apparatus, server, printing method, and program: An image forming apparatus determines, when information including print data and print setting information is requested of a print server in response to an instruction from an input/output device and acquired, and the acquired information is for saving printing, whether a printing result is affected in response to a remaining... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133980 - Printing instruction program, image forming apparatus and method for displaying preview: Disclose is an image forming apparatus, which makes it possible to easily change the display magnification factor of the print preview image, by conducting intuitive operations. A print function setting section of the apparatus includes: a first designating section to accept a designation of a display magnification factor to be... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120133982 - Printing system and information processing apparatus: A printing system includes: a plurality of printers; an information processing apparatus including a designation unit configured to receive, from user's input, search condition for searching the printers in which the print jobs are to be registered, a search unit configured to search for the printers satisfying the search condition... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133974 - Printing system, printing method, and computer-readable medium: A print server in a printing system including a print server, at least one mediation apparatus, and at least one image forming apparatus, comprises: a unit configured to establish a connection with the at least one mediation apparatus and to maintain the established connection to be able to transmit data... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133987 - Image forming apparatus and image forming system: An image forming apparatus includes: an operation unit; an image forming unit; a control unit making the image forming unit perform an image formation; a data acquisition unit obtaining an image formation object data; a data conversion unit converting the image formation object data to an image formation format data;... Agent:

20120133985 - Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus, and image forming system: An image forming apparatus includes an operation unit receiving image formation instruction, an image formation unit forming an image, and a control unit which makes the image formation unit form an image when the operation unit receives the image formation instruction. The image forming apparatus includes a data acquisition unit... Agent:

20120133988 - Image processing apparatus and method: The present invention is related to an image processing apparatus and method for efficiently managing a document. First data created by predetermined application software and second data converted into image data of a predetermined format (ex. PDF format) based on the first data are received. The first and second data... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133986 - Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus and image processing method: An image processing apparatus has a line memory for writing and reading image data of one line. A write/read controller controls writing and reading the image data of one line in and from the line memory. A white line determiner determines whether an image corresponding to image data of one... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120133984 - Print document processing system, cache apparatus, data processing apparatus, non-transitory computer readable medium storing program, and print document processing method: A print document processing system includes a cache apparatus and plural data processing apparatuses. The cache apparatus includes a cache memory, a state memory, and a first response providing unit. Each data processing apparatus includes an image data creating unit, a query unit, and a controller. The cache memory stores... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120133989 - System and method for providing a common framework for reviewing comparisons of electronic documents: Systems and methods for providing a common framework for a document comparison review process are disclosed. Using the common framework, the comparison review process allows a reviewer to perform either an electronic-based review or a paper-based review. The different review technologies can be used interchangeably in the common framework.... Agent: Workshare Technology, Inc.

20120133959 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes an image formation stopping unit that, in a case of comparing the length of recording paper to actually be fed with the length of recording paper set and having determined that the recording paper length detected by a recording paper length detecting unit is shorter... Agent:

20120133962 - Calibration system, calibration method, and recording medium that stores program: A calibration system including: an image forming unit that outputs a chart including patches corresponding to input CMY values of tertiary and secondary colors; a color measuring unit that measures patch colors and outputs colorimetric values; and a control unit that sets a target profile correlating the input CMY values... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120133961 - Producing calibration target for printer: A method of making a calibration target for a printer having a color gamut includes selecting in-gamut test colors interrelated by successor relationships. The successor(s) of each test color are to be measured with or after that test color. A processor automatically divides the test colors into a plurality of... Agent:

20120133960 - Providing calibration data for printer: A method of providing calibration data for a printer includes printing a calibration target using the printer. The target includes a plurality of patch sets, each including a plurality of test patches, each patch having a respective color. Scanned patch data for one of the sets are received from a... Agent:

20120133991 - Halftone independent correction of spatial non-uniformities: A method and apparatus are provided for compensating for spatial non-uniformities in a printer by deriving a true spatial non-uniformity tone response curve (TRC) that characterizes the printer in terms of color output variation for each addressable pixel location in a spatial range. The “true average” tone response curve is... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120133992 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory computer-readable medium: An image processing apparatus includes: a first colorant reducing unit that performs a first colorant reducing process that reduces colorant of black on second image data to output fourth image data representing tone values of the black separation on a per-pixel basis; a second colorant reducing unit that performs a... Agent: Ricoh Company, Limited

20120133990 - 3-colorant dot-off-dot (dod) periodic halftone geometry: Provided is a 3-colorant DOD (dot-off-dot) periodic halftone geometry used to render an image. The DOD 3-colorant halftone geometry includes a base colorant halftone screen with hexagonally tiled halftone dots arranged in a hexagonal pattern, the hexagonally tiled halftone dots having a first fundamental frequency vector Vh1, a second fundamental... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120133993 - Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, image processing method and recording medium: Original image data obtained by reading an original is joined with watermark data associated with a watermark for copy control, which appears as a result of making a copy. The watermark generating section sets the spatial frequency of a chromatic halftone pattern of a foreground, which appears as a result... Agent:

20120133994 - Optical component mounting structure, image reading device including the same, and image forming apparatus including the same: An optical component mounting structure includes an elastic member and a mounting portion. The elastic member applies pressure to an optical component toward a flat surface portion of a base. The mounting portion is provided at the base and mounts the elastic member. The elastic member has a pressing portion,... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120133995 - Document scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus having the same: A document scanning apparatus for scanning a document is provided. The document scanning apparatus includes an image sensor unit which irradiates an incident light towards the document and generates image data by sensing a reflected light reflected from the document, a supporting unit which supports the image sensor unit, a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Col., Ltd.

20120133997 - Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus: An image reading apparatus includes a light guide arranged between a light source and a document. The light guide has a light incident surface at a side of the light source, light from the light source, is incident, a first light emitting surface at a side of the document, a... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120133996 - Image reading apparatus for reading adjustment document used for image adjustment, image forming apparatus with image reading apparatus and adjustment document used in image reading apparatus: An image reading apparatus includes an image reader, an image adjuster and an execution controller that causes the image reader to read an adjustment document and causes the image adjuster to adjust image data generated by the image reader. The adjustment document includes line images and parameter images at positions... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120133998 - Image reading apparatus and program: An image reading apparatus includes: a transport unit; a first reading unit which reads one surface of a document transported by the transport unit and generates first read data of a front end portion or a rear end portion of the one surface of the document; a second reading unit... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120133999 - Method of reading image and the image reading device: A method and device of reading images includes a light source emitting at least three difference color lights. The light source emits color lights to an object in a predetermined order and frequency. The object reflects the color lights to three monochromatic sensor rows through a lens row to directly... Agent: Asia Optical Co., Inc.

  
05/24/2012 > 58 patent applications in 17 patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20120127488 - Image forming apparatus and image forming method: An image forming apparatus has: (a) a character-area identifying unit that identifies a character area in image data, and (b) a screen processing unit that performs a screen process of an area in the image data other than the character area by using a first dot growth pattern, and performs... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120127505 - Image forming apparatus, method of controlling the same, program, storage medium, printing system, and method suitable for the printing system: There is provided an image forming apparatus capable of realizing a trial printing function that minimizes unnecessary consumption of time and supplies. Images that are inputted are accumulated in a memory. An output mode is set and a setting is made as to whether trial printing is to be carried... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127500 - Image forming apparatus, method of managing the image forming apparatus, and program: When an application is installed in an image forming apparatus, a counter used for the application is identified by using identification information indicating counters used in relation to a function of the application from among a plurality of counter types specified according to a type of the image forming apparatus,... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127503 - Interface circuit for utilizing a facsimile machine coupled to a pc as a scanner or printer: Printing and scanning methods using a facsimile machine communicating with a computer over a bi-directional direct passive link connected between digital communication ports of the computer and facsimile machine Upon receipt of an instruction at the facsimile machine, the printing method includes receiving digital image data from the computer via... Agent:

20120127502 - Method of performing operations in image forming apparatus, image forming apparatus and image forming system for performing the method: A method of performing operations in an image forming apparatus, the image forming apparatus and an image forming system for performing the method. The method includes: determining whether a user selects an input button for performing a predetermined operation on image data obtained by capturing from a host device connected... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co.,ltd.

20120127499 - Print control apparatus, print control method, and storage medium: A print control apparatus may include a determination unit, a division unit, and a rearrangement unit to process print data impositioned by an application program. The determination unit determines whether at least one of an impositioned appearance indicating an arrangement of logical pages in respective physical pages of the impositioned... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127501 - Print data processing method, print data processing device, and print data processing system: A print data processing method can generate print data for duplex printing so that the scanning accuracy of a barcode printed on one side of a receipt is not reduced by a logo or other graphic that is printed on the other side of the receipt. Whether or not a... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120127504 - Print driver for printing policy-enabled electronic documents using locked printing: An approach is provided for printing policy-enabled electronic documents using locked printing. A client device includes a user interface, an application program and a print driver. The application program allows a user to generate an electronic document. The print driver corresponds to a particular printing device and is configured to... Agent:

20120127498 - Printer compatability matrix: An exemplary method or device determines which print drivers are being used within a printing environment. The method or device identifies a plurality of print queues. Each of the print queues is associated with one of the print drivers. The method or device submits a plurality of test documents to... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120127509 - Activation code provided with discrete increment of paper substrate for activating remotely accessible printer controller software: A system which has an electronic database for entry of an activation code provided with a discrete increment of a printable paper substrate and printer controller software for use with the printable paper substrate which is remotely accessible and which is activated after entry by a user of the activation... Agent: International Paper Company

20120127510 - Information processing apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium: An information processing apparatus capable of collecting electronic data efficiently and avoiding sharing highly confidential and secure electronic data with an indefinite number of users. The information processing apparatus is connected to an external apparatus through a network. The information processing apparatus receives electronic data from the external apparatus, registers... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127508 - Mechanism for controlling secure print jobs: A computer generated method disclosed. The method includes receiving a print job, processing the print job data stream, determining if a condition occurs during processing of the print job data stream that matches one or more pre-defined criteria and inserting one or more secure print command lines if a condition... Agent:

20120127506 - Method and system for searching for missing resources: A method of searching for missing resources associated with an image forming apparatus, which includes forwarding a print job having a resource call-out from a host computer to an image forming apparatus; receiving the print job on the image forming apparatus; checking the image forming apparatus for a resource, which... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory, Inc.

20120127507 - Method and system for searching for missing resources: A method of searching for missing resources associated with an image forming apparatus, which includes the steps of: forwarding a print job having a resource call-out from a host computer to an image forming apparatus; receiving the print job on the image forming apparatus; checking the image forming apparatus for... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory, Inc.

20120127512 - Branch office direct printing: Methods and apparatus for printing by a client computer reduce network usage and print delay, while performing print configuration and management at a centralized print server. The print server controls enablement of a branch office printing mode. When the branch office printing mode is enabled, the client computer sends spooled... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20120127524 - Device management system, information processing device, information processing method, and recording medium: In a device management system, device managers are connected to communication devices and connected to an information processing device. Each device manager includes an acquisition part to acquire the device information from a communication device, a first management part to set and record the device information in a first data... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120127517 - Image forming apparatus and power control method thereof: An image forming apparatus and a power control method thereof are provided. The image forming apparatus includes: an image forming unit which forms an image; a power supply which supplies operating power for the image forming apparatus; a switching circuit unit which switches to selectively supply the operating power; a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120127521 - Image forming apparatus, image forming system, and image forming method in which image is formed with approval of management user: An image forming apparatus forms an image with approval of a management user and includes a presence checking unit, a job receiving unit, and an approval requesting unit. The presence checking unit determines whether or not the management user is present at a predetermined terminal apparatus. The job receiving unit,... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120127525 - Image forming apparatus, information setting system, and information setting method: In an image forming apparatus, setting information is stored in a storage part for a function which the, image forming apparatus operates based on the setting information. An acquisition request of common setting information is sent to an information processing apparatus including the common setting information in common with multiple... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120127527 - Image forming apparatus, information setting system, and information setting method: In an image forming apparatus, setting information is stored in a storage part for a function which the image forming apparatus operates based on the setting information. An acquisition request of common setting information is sent to an information processing apparatus including the common setting information in common with multiple... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120127522 - Information processing device, information processing method and recording medium: An information processing device includes a processing unit which manages an association processing network formed by image processing devices. The processing unit includes a service evaluation content generating unit which acquires requirement performance information of a service to be stored from a service requirement performance managing unit and generates an... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120127515 - Mechanism for automatically disabling printer separator pages: A computer generated method disclosed. The method includes receiving a print job, analyzing the print job data stream, determining if the print job data stream includes a command matching one or more pre-defined criteria and disabling generation of a separator page for the print job if the print job data... Agent:

20120127511 - Method and system for automatically redirecting jobs in a device community: A system and method for automatically redirecting a job in a community of networked devices. A peer-based device community can be created by connecting at least two networked devices utilizing a manual/self-discovery approach based on a set of rules and policies in order to interact and publish a device capability... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120127520 - Operation panel and image forming apparatus: Provided is an operation panel using a touch panel method disposed on an image forming apparatus, wherein a CPU judges whether the same coordinate of an input section is in a pressurization when the operation panel is turned on and whether the first time period has elapsed while the above... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120127516 - Portable device and printing method thereof: Another embodiment of the invention provides a print system including a portable device having first data; a third party; and a print server. The printer server connects to at least one printer, wherein when the portable device wants to print the first data, the portable device transmits the first data... Agent: I O Interconnect, Ltd.

20120127518 - Power-supply monitoring device and image processing apparatus: A power-supply monitoring device includes a power-supply control section, a detection section, a determination section, a control section, and an attachment section. The power-supply control section receives supply of power from a mains power source section, and selectively sets a power supply mode and a power saving mode. The detection... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120127526 - Printer control apparatus, printing method and printing system: Provided is a printer driver including: a first function which generates a first printing job which prints a document; a second function which generates a second printing job which prints information on the first printing job; a third function which outputs the second printing job; a fourth function which outputs... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120127523 - Printing devices and terminal devices that switch communication modes: A communication system includes a printing device, a terminal device, and another device. The printing device includes a communication interface that enables communication through at least two modes; an operating portion that accepts a mode-switch instruction; a printing portion that prints an image based on print data, and a processor.... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127519 - Printing system, information processing apparatus, printing method, and program: A client PC generates and spools data for print according to a user's printing operation, and generates identification information for identifying itself from its own IP address to present it to the user. When the identification information is input in a multifunction peripheral, the multifunction peripheral converts the identification information... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127513 - Processing reusable and specific content: A method for processing a variable data processing (VDP) print job for digital printing including the steps of providing a VDP print job to a computer wherein the print job is described by a page description language (PDL); splitting the print job into plurality of PDL chunks wherein each of... Agent:

20120127514 - Processing reusable and specific content: An apparatus adapted to process VDP print job for digital printing includes a plurality of processing elements wherein each of the processing elements is adapted to receive a chunk of the VDP print job for processing. A coordination element is adapted to coordinate between the processing elements to first process... Agent:

20120127528 - Removable media spindle and antenna assembly for printer: A removable spindle for use in a thermal transfer printer houses dual RFID reader antennas that are used to read an RFID tag attached to the core of the print media. The information provided by the RFID tag enables the printer to self-calibrate based on the type of media loaded.... Agent:

20120127529 - System and method for proximity-based printing: A system and method for proximity-based printing are disclosed. A method may include communicating access point proximity information from an information handling system to a print server, the access point proximity information including information regarding the proximity of the information handling system to one or more network access points. The... Agent: Dell Products L.p.

20120127530 - Image processing apparatus and control method of data writing: s

20120127531 - Image processing method and apparatus: An image processing apparatus stores, in a buffer, an image data of c bits in the main scanning direction and y lines in the sub scanning direction, and reads out a pixel data of p bits that configures the image data stored in the buffer. Note that c is a... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127489 - Data processing program and data processor: A non-transitory computer readable storage medium storing a set of program instructions installed on and executed by a computer. The set of program instructions includes (a) acquiring a layout image size where the layout image is generated based on an original image data, the size of the layout image is... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127490 - Electronic apparatus, method of controlling electronic apparatus, and storage medium storing electronic apparatus control method: An electronic apparatus includes a communication unit to communicate with other electronic apparatuses and a license management apparatus; a license file management unit to obtain license files from the license management apparatus; a license information management unit to manage license information to determine licensed software programs; an apparatus management unit... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120127491 - High density ink-jet printing on a transparency in a cielab colorspace: A method of printing a high density image on a transparent medium. In some examples, the method includes calculating an expected optical density for an input pixel value, using a first function configured to output an optical density which produces a substantially linear relationship between the input pixel value and... Agent:

20120127492 - Image processing apparatus and control method thereof: This invention can generate printed matter on which a multi-valued discrimination image of three values or more cannot be visually confirmed under ordinary light but can be visually confirmed via an infrared camera under infrared light. To this end, a holding unit holds items of color information C1, C2, and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127494 - Image tone conversion apparatus, recording medium, and system: An image tone conversion apparatus includes: a region specifying section configured to specify a region of an original image, to which region an image tone conversion is to be performed; an image tone specifying section configured to specify a different type of image tone in accordance with an elapsed time... Agent: Casio Computer Co., Ltd.

20120127493 - Information generation apparatus, information generation method, image processing apparatus and image processing method: For a selected pixel value, amounts of color material used of respective color materials used to print a background region, and those of respective color materials used to print a latent image region are calculated. The calculated amounts of color material used are stored in a memory in association with... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127497 - Method and system of displaying prints of reconstructed 3d images: A method of providing a composite image for lenticular printing. The method comprises providing a plurality of reconstructed volume images, providing an indication of a reference zone in at least one of the plurality of reconstructed volume images, forming a composite image by interlacing at least two of the plurality... Agent: Humaneyes Technologies Ltd.

20120127495 - Printing system, method for controlling a printing system, image forming apparatus, controller of print system, and storage medium: Confidentiality of a job that requires authentication processing prior to printing is maintained as much as possible. A method for controlling a printing system is provided that is capable of receiving a plurality of types of print jobs including a first type print job that requires authentication processing prior to... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127496 - Terminal device having correction function for natural color and method thereof: A terminal device having a correction function for natural color and a method thereof are provided for creating an image closest in color to the natural color. A priority storing unit stores at a reference color data area a range of natural colors which are colors of objects existing in... Agent:

20120127534 - Encoding and screening electronic integral images in printing systems: A method for encoding and screening electronic integral images in a printing system includes receiving an electronic integral image having a plurality of sub-images comprised of image data, wherein at least one sub-image is spaced apart from another sub-image by a background area; adding temporary image data to at least... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120127535 - Image processing apparatus and image processing method: An image processing apparatus for performing screen processing on input image data via passes may include a screen processing unit, a detection unit, and a correction unit. The screen processing unit receives image data as received image data and performs screen processing on the received image data to produce screen-processed... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127533 - Method for achieving higher bit depth in tagged image paths: A method adapts image data using more than eight bits per pixel to be compatible with devices using only 8-bit per pixel data. The method separates the higher bit depth data into an 8-bit image data stream, the balance of the bits are carried in a separate tag data stream.... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120127536 - Method for image correction and scanner using the same: A method for image correction and a scanner using the same are provided. The scanner includes an image sensor and an automatic document feeder. The automatic document feeder has a paperweight mechanism. The method includes marking a first and a second characteristic regions on the paperweight mechanism; using the image... Agent: Cal-comp Electronics & Communications Company Limited

20120127532 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and computer readable medium storing program: An image processing apparatus includes an information obtainment unit that obtains image information including data regarding a binary image, a plate-information generating unit that generates plate information, an instruction obtainment unit that obtains a first or second generating instruction, a job-file generating unit, and an output unit that outputs a... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120127537 - Image reading apparatus, control apparatus and method, and computer readable medium storing program: An image reading apparatus used for an image forming apparatus that is coupled therewith and that has a main controller which performs control of the image forming apparatus includes an image reading unit, a detector, and a communication controller. The image reading unit reads an image formed on a document.... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120127538 - Power-supply control device, image processing apparatus, power-supply control method, and computer readable medium: A power-supply control device includes a power-supply control section, a first detection section that detects whether or not a body capable of movement is moving, a second detection section that detects whether or not the body capable of movement exists, and an instruction section. The power-supply control section receives supply... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120127539 - Method for switching service process and media server: The present invention discloses a method for switching service process and a media server, wherein the method for switching the service process comprises: after a first service process performed together with a facsimile terminal is completed, and when a message, which is sent by an application server and which indicates... Agent:

20120127540 - Document separation by document sequence reconstruction based on information capture: A system and method for generating separations between jobs in a batch of scanned pages are provided. The method includes, for each of a set of jobs, capturing an image of a representative page of the job. Thereafter, the method includes scanning the set of jobs as a batch to... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120127542 - Image capturing apparatus, image capturing method, and image capturing circuit: Provided is an image capturing apparatus for capturing an image of a target object by optically scanning the target object by moving in a predetermined scanning direction. The apparatus includes a light-receiving device that is disposed on a light-receiving surface of the image capturing apparatus and accumulates an electric charge... Agent: Nec Corporation

20120127541 - Image reading system, image reading apparatus, control methods and programs thereof: The present invention provides an image reading system and an image reading apparatus with which an environment for performing a specific scan mode can be constructed with ease according to the functions of connected information processing apparatuses and the scan environment can be changed with ease, and control methods and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127543 - Image reading device: An image reading device includes: a CCD for reading an image on a document to output an image signal; a light source for switchingly emitting visible light and non-visible light; and lighting control means for controlling lighting periods of the light source. The lighting control means is adapted to perform... Agent: Nec Engineering, Ltd.

20120127544 - Image reading apparatus, image reading apparatus control method, and program: In an image reading apparatus, when a document is divided into a plurality of files and transmitted in conjunction with document reading, in order to store its transmission history, a division position of the obtained files is reflected and stored in the division position for inputting a page position divided... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120127545 - Image processing apparatus and image processing method: When a lightness level expressed by a selected pixel value is equal to or larger than a threshold, the use amounts of respective color materials of a first color material group, and those of respective color materials of a third color material group are stored in a memory in association... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

  
05/17/2012 > 48 patent applications in 13 patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20120120417 - Print smoothness on clear toner enabled systems: What is disclosed is a novel system and method for determining an amount of clear toner to be applied to a document image to improve smoothness in an output print rendered using a xerographic device capable of applying clear toner to the image in the image path. Using clear toner... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120120432 - Control device for controlling image processing system, image forming apparatus, image reading apparatus, control method, and computer-readable recording medium: An image forming apparatus 10a includes (i) an image input apparatus 1, (ii) a control section 5a, (iii) a document detecting section 24 including a blank page detecting section and a separator sheet detecting section, and (iv) a file creating section 31 for creating a file of image data. The... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120435 - Image forming apparatus, control method, and control program: An image forming apparatus having a display unit for displaying a program which can be executed in the apparatus so as to be identified is disclosed. The apparatus has: an input unit for inputting a program into the image forming apparatus; a display control unit for controlling a process for... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120430 - Method and apparatus for linking designated portions of a received document image with an electronic address: A method and apparatus for receiving document images including portions linked to one or more electronic addresses. The linked portion of the document is identified using a predetermined visual attribute, such as bold-face text, or delimiters to mark the portion. The document image is then transmitted using, e.g., existing apparatus... Agent:

20120120434 - Multiple processor print driver: A system and method for an adaptable print driver that adapts its behavior to make use of multiple processors when they are available on the host computer. In particular, during installation or initialization of the print driver, the driver will query the operating system for the number and type of... Agent:

20120120431 - Printing system: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium stores a program that causes a computer to execute the steps of causing a first printer driver to generate first print data in response to receiving an electronic data print instruction, and recording the first print data in a storage unit; sending the first print... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120120436 - Remote printing: A remote printing method includes extracting content of a device view caused to be displayed by a first device. The extracted content is communicated to a second device remote from the first device so that the second device can format the extracted content for printing.... Agent:

20120120428 - Scanning patches to provide printer calibration data: A method of providing calibration data for a printer includes printing a calibration target using the printer, the target including first and second patch sets, each patch set including a plurality of test patches. An operator scans one or both sets using an external scanner to provide scanned patch data.... Agent:

20120120433 - Scanning-printing integrated apparatus: A scanning-printing integrated apparatus is disclosed. The scanning-printing integrated apparatus comprises a first channel. The first channel comprises a scanning channel (11) which is provided with a scanning device (3) and a printing channel (12) which is provided with a first printing device (41). A paper input end of the... Agent: Shandong New Beiyang Information Technology Co., Ltd.

20120120429 - System and method for automatically rendering labeling service prints with print engine parameters: A system and method for automatically rendering labeling service prints with print engine parameters. An auto-labeling application can be configured in association with a print engine controller for labeling the service prints with the print engine parameters via a built-in marker integrated with a fault multi-function device. A portable inline... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120120445 - Client apparatus, control method therefor, and bookbinding system: A client apparatus that receives document data and a job ticket from a server apparatus, and generates a print job for the document data, the client apparatus performs control such that, in a case where designation of a paper size is performed preceding designation of a paper type, a combination... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120452 - Displaying uncompleted jobs in response to print request: This invention allows a user to immediately grasp the print status of a job only by inputting a print instruction of a job stored and held in an image forming apparatus. This invention also provides a user-friendly apparatus that notifies the user of a predicted time until completion of printing.... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120451 - Image formation management system, image formation management method, and storage medium: A disclosed image formation management system includes image forming apparatuses and a local management apparatus connected via a network to the image forming apparatuses. Each of the image forming apparatuses includes a user information storing unit storing user information of users, a management information storing unit storing a current number... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120120438 - Image forming system, image forming method, server, and image forming apparatus: There is provided the following mechanism. That is, according to print processing contents, a server divides a print job associated with print data into a plurality of print jobs in advance. By transmitting a divided print job as a unit to an image forming apparatus, the user requests the print... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120444 - Image processing apparatus, image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image processing method: Disclosed is an image processing apparatus which (i) determines whether or not characters to be subjected to a character recognition process in image data have a size larger than a predetermined size, (ii) in a case where the characters is determined as larger than the predetermined size, reduces at least... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120448 - Image processing system and image processing method: An image processing server in charge of a first image processing operation determines a reference value for a reference item; generates first reference information; calculates its charge; generates first charge information indicating its calculated amount of charge; and transmits the first reference information and the first charge information to the... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120447 - Image processing system, image processing server, image forming apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium: An image processing system comprising an image forming apparatus and first and second image processing servers connected to the image forming apparatus via a network, the first image processing server comprising: a first image processor which performs a first image processing operation on target image data received from the image... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120443 - Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and storage medium: A common setting screen through which a common setting that does not depend on an image processing apparatus model can be set, and an individual setting screen through which an individual setting that depends on an image processing apparatus model can be set, are controlled so as to be displayed... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120439 - Information processing apparatus, job processing method in information processing apparatus, and storage medium: A user inputs information, such as a user identification (ID), on a printer by using an operation unit included in the printer. The printer inputs a print request for printing an intermediate print job corresponding to the user ID to the printer driver of an application server. When the request... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120449 - Method and apparatus for monitoring waste removal and administration: A method for a municipality to control, track, and monitor waste or refuse receptacles requires a permit for use of a waste receptacle. An issuing organization issues a permit associated with a discreet receptacle identifier. An RFID tag is provided with the permit and attached to a discreet receptacle. The... Agent: Advanced Custom Engineered Systems & Equipment Co.

20120120446 - Method and system for generating document using speech data and image forming apparatus including the system: A document generation method and system using speech data, and an image forming apparatus including the document generation system. The method includes setting document editing information including at least one of document form information and sentence pattern information for editing a document when the speech data is generated as the... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120120441 - Network system, server, information processing apparatus, log registration method, and program: A network system may include a server and a client. The server accepts a request for a reservation of registration of a log that is transmitted from the client, and returns to the client log registration identification information. The server acquires execution command data from a registration command storage and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120437 - Print relay system, print relay system control method, and storage medium: A print relay system capable of executing a communication between a print service system configured to provide a print setting screen to an information terminal operated by a user, to receive a print setting set by the user via the provided print setting screen, and to generate a print job... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120442 - Recording device, control method for a recording device, and storage medium: A control device is notified of recording problems in a recording device based on the location of drive data in a storage device. A printer 12 stores a start-recording position as start-recording position data 37a, writes drive data reflecting the start-recording position in a line buffer 37c, drives a line... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120120440 - Scanner management apparatus, scanning system, and scanner management method: A scanner management apparatus to manage processing of image information scan-generated by one of multiple scanners connectable to a network includes a session establishment unit to establish a network session with one of the scanners in response to a session request from the scanner; a transmission support determination unit to... Agent:

20120120450 - Smart photobook creation: A method for producing a photo album includes sorting images according to a primary predetermined criterion, separating the sorted images into a first page group and a second page group using one or more secondary criteria, and automatically selecting a first page layout from a library of page layouts. The... Agent:

20120120418 - Image forming apparatus, control method therefor and storage medium: An image forming apparatus that enables to suppress the cost rise caused by increasing the number of sensors for original size detection and suppress the degradation of user operability. Paper sizes of papers are registered on a plurality of paper supplying units in advance. One of the registered paper sizes... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120424 - Color conversion method, color conversion apparatus, and image forming system: A color conversion method that converts a spot color into a combination of a plurality of output-color values corresponding to output colors generated by an image forming apparatus, the method including: acquiring a name of the spot color; a category of the spot color, the category being one of a... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120423 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus including a plurality of photoreceptors; a plurality of developing devices for forming toner patterns on the plurality of photoreceptors; an intermediate transfer medium for receiving the toner patterns transferred from the plurality of photoreceptors; a controller for controlling the plurality of developing devices to form first... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120419 - Image forming apparatus and tone correction method of image forming apparatus: Disclosed is an image forming apparatus which forms an image on paper, the image forming apparatus including: an image forming section which forms the image on the paper; a correcting section which corrects tone of the image formed by the image forming section; and a control section which manages forming... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120420 - Image forming system: An image forming system includes: a plurality of image forming apparatus each having a storage section; a density conversion data registering section obtaining density conversion data composed of a combination of a voltage value and a density value as colorimetry results of a color sensor and an external colorimeter, respectively,... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120427 - Image forming system that controls image forming requested from external device according to division code: An external device judges whether or not a image forming is brought into an operation mode in which the number of pages having an image formed thereon is managed for each division, each user belonging to the division, in a image forming device, when the request for the image forming... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120120422 - Imaging forming system: Disclosed is an image forming system including a first image forming apparatus and a second image forming apparatus, the first image forming apparatus including: a first image forming section which performs image formation on a sheet; a first fixing section which performs image fixation on the sheet on which the... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120120421 - Information processing apparatus, computer program product, and information processing method: An information processing apparatus connected to an image forming apparatus includes: a size detecting unit that detects a size of each page of a document to be printed; an orientation detecting unit that detects orientation of each page of the document; a receiving unit that receives a setting of post... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120120425 - Printing system and correspondence relationship information creation method: A printing system includes a first unit that obtains a rendering command specifying a combination of at least a thickness and a color of a line; a second unit that converts the rendering command into a converted rendering command by converting the combination specified in the rendering command so that... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120120426 - Process for generating images with realistic modifications: A method for generating an output image with realistic individual text inserts via software loaded on a computer is provided. The method comprises the steps of (1) providing a base image in a commercial graphical format with at least one position frame defined within the base image; the position frame... Agent:

20120120453 - Method for binarizing scanned document images containing gray or light colored text printed with halftone pattern: A method for binarizing a scanned document images containing gray or light colored text printed with halftone patterns. The document image is initially binarized and connected image components are extracted from the initial binary image as text characters. Each text character is classified as either a halftone text character or... Agent: Konica Minolta Systems Laboratory, Inc.

20120120454 - Image processing apparatus, control method, and computer program product capable of minimizing cross-linkage between line screens: An image processing apparatus comprises a dither processing device that applies dither processing to input image data to express halftone using line screens by increasing an area rate of the input image data and a controller that decreases the number of line screens and maintains a prescribed dropout width between... Agent:

20120120456 - Image processing apparatus, image processing system, and computer readable medium: An image processing apparatus includes a receiving unit and a first difference extracting unit. The receiving unit receives images of a document. The first difference extracting unit performs difference extracting processing for extracting a difference between images of a document having 2n (n=2, 3, . . . ) pages received... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120120455 - Image to target comparator software: A system, method, and machine-readable storage medium for detecting changes in images are provided herein. The system includes an original grid and an image detection software program. The original grid represents an original image. The image detection software program detects changes between the original image and the processed image as... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120120457 - Image reading apparatus: A method is provided for processing image data read from a book document placed on a platen of an image reading apparatus. The method includes determining a background pixel of the image data based on a luminance difference or a color difference between neighboring pixel arrays, identifying a shadow region... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120458 - Actuator, manufacturing method of actuator, light scanner and image forming apparatus: m

20120120461 - Complex apparatus: A complex apparatus includes a recording device including a recording unit that executes recording on a medium; an image reading device, provided so as to be freely openable/closable with respect to the upper portion of the recording device via a hinge portion, including an image reading unit that reads an... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120120459 - Image forming apparatus: A cover member holds an optical scanning device and is supported on A main body in such a manner as to be pivotable between an open position and a closed position. The optical scanning device has a shutter member, a housing, and a dustproof member. The main body has a... Agent: Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120460 - Image reading apparatus: An image reading apparatus, including: a placement portion on which an original is to be placed; an openable and closable pressure portion which presses, the original, which is placed on the placement portion, against the placement portion; a reading unit which moves in a sub-scanning direction orthogonal to a main... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120120462 - Erecting equal-magnification lens array plate, optical scanning unit, and image reading device: An erecting equal-magnification lens array plate includes: a first lens array plate provided with a plurality of first lenses arranged on a first surface and a plurality of second lenses arranged on a second surface opposite to the first surface; and a second lens array plate provided with a plurality... Agent: Nippon Sheet Glass Company, Limited

20120120463 - Scanner: A scanner comprising a shell with a rut, and a lens arm matching the shape of rut connected with the shell through a revolving shaft. The scanner makes a 180 degree rotation orbiting with the revolving shaft. Lens arm and shell are vertical when in use, resembling the expansion structure... Agent:

20120120464 - Image recording device: An image recording device that makes it possible to accurately position images on the front and reverse surfaces of a recording medium even when there is an error in length in the direction of conveyance of the recording medium. The image recording device is equipped with a paper supply part,... Agent:

  
05/10/2012 > 52 patent applications in 17 patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20120113454 - Communication apparatus and program of communication apparatus: A communication apparatus includes a first reception unit which receives an instruction from a server, a second reception unit which receives an instruction from a path other than the server, an executing unit which executes a function when the first reception unit receives a first execution instruction from the server... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113452 - Image processing apparatus, system, image processing method, and recording medium: An image processing apparatus includes a table holding unit that holds a power consumption table in which a premeasured power consumption value is registered for each of functions provided by the image processing apparatus, a power consumption computing unit that computes, using the power consumption table, power consumed when a... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113453 - Information processing apparatus, information processing apparatus control method, and program: There is provided a technique for enabling, as needed, a Web service for controlling execution of each function of an MFP when executing the function in response to a request from a Web server in an information processing apparatus. An information processing apparatus of the present invention includes a Web... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113450 - Method for detecting whether paper is remained and multi-function printer thereof: A method for detecting whether a paper is remained and a multi-function printer (MFP) thereof are provided. The method includes executing a detection procedure when the MFP accomplishes image capturing and outputting of the paper; recording a time of starting executing the detection procedure; calculating an executed time of the... Agent: Cal-comp Electronics & Communications Company Limited

20120113451 - Method for detecting whether paper is remained and multi-function printer thereof: A method for detecting whether a paper is remained and a multi-function printer (MFP) thereof are provided. The method includes executing a detection procedure when the MFP accomplishes image capturing and outputting of the paper; recording a time of starting executing the detection procedure; calculating an executed time of the... Agent: Cal-comp Electronics & Communications Company Limited

20120113449 - Mobile device scan for printing devices: Methods and systems provide a user with an option, on a graphic user interface of a printing device, for scanning a self-illuminated display of a portable device (such as a cell phone, PDA, camera, etc.). In response to the user selecting the option for scanning a self-illuminated display of their... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120113455 - Image processing device, image processing system, and computer readable medium: An image processing device includes an analysis result reception unit, an inclination reception unit, a date and time reception unit, a date and time extraction unit, a determination unit, an adjustment unit, an information image generation unit, and an output unit. The analysis result reception unit receives an analysis result... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113456 - Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and computer readable medium storing program: An information processing apparatus includes an accepting unit, a memory, a controller, and a switch unit. The accepting unit accepts an identifier and a storage site information item representing a storage site for storing a usage amount information item representing a usage amount. The memory stores one or more identifiers... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113457 - Networked three-dimensional printing: Three-dimensional fabrication resources are improved by adding networking capabilities to three-dimensional printers and providing a variety of tools for networked use of three-dimensional printers. Web-based servers or the like can provide a single point of access for remote users to manage access to distributed content on one hand, and to... Agent:

20120113472 - Communication apparatus, control program of communication apparatus, and relay apparatus: A communication apparatus, a control program of the communication apparatus, and a relay apparatus are provided. The communication apparatus is configured to download electronic data from a server storing a first amount or more of electronic data and to output the downloaded electronic data. The communication apparatus includes an output... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113471 - Communication system, communication apparatus, and control method of relay apparatus: A communication system includes: a communication apparatus; and a relay apparatus. The communication apparatus includes: a contents-summary-information address request unit; a contents-summary-information display unit; a selection-information transmission unit; a selection-completion notification unit; and a contents get unit. The relay apparatus includes: an order-information addition unit that adds order information of... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113465 - Image forming apparatus, device cooperation system, and device cooperation method: An image forming apparatus includes an input unit that inputs print conditions; a search unit that searches for image forming apparatuses that can execute the print conditions; a display unit that displays icons of the found image forming apparatuses; a generating unit that generates a print job when an icon... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120113462 - Image forming apparatus, information processing apparatus, image forming method, and storage medium: An image forming apparatus, which is capable of effectively performing a test print with the number of records being smaller than that of all records of variable data printing (VDP), receives a VDP job including a plurality of records, extracts records by deleting items in which different values are set... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113461 - Image processing apparatus for processing document data and control method therefor: An image processing apparatus capable of efficiently acquiring pieces of information about document formats used in document services. When an instruction to access a document service is input by a user, the image processing apparatus acquires from the document service a document list for the document service and displays the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113467 - Image processing apparatus, information processing system, information processing method and storage medium: An image processing apparatus may include a web service provider and a web browser. The web service provider includes a control unit to cause a processing unit to perform image processing as a web service according to a request of a web service included in an HTTP response received by... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113470 - Information processing apparatus, image formation apparatus, and recording medium recorded with control program for information processing apparatus: When an input of a setting execution instruction of test printing at the setting screen is accepted, a setting screen of finalized printing differing from the test printing is displayed at the display. When an input of a setting execution instruction at the setting screen of finalized printing is accepted,... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120113466 - Method for compressing and decompressing digital data: A method of compressing and decompressing digital data that is especially suitable for halftoned image data in which every bit represents the marking of a receiving material by ink or toner is provided. The method is lossless and balances the use of memory, the processing time, the compression factor and... Agent:

20120113458 - Mobile printing framework: A framework for printing files from a portable computing and telecommunication device to a nearby printer. The device includes a Print Service and a Printing System, with the Print Service communicating between an Application operating on the device and the Printing System. The Printing System communicates between the Print Service... Agent: Flextronics Id, LLC

20120113473 - Networked three-dimensional printing: Three-dimensional fabrication resources are improved by adding networking capabilities to three-dimensional printers and providing a variety of tools for networked use of three-dimensional printers. Web-based servers or the like can provide a single point of access for remote users to manage access to distributed content on one hand, and to... Agent:

20120113459 - Protocol for interaction between wireless devices and other devices: A proxy software service determines all I/O devices, such as printers, independent of subnet location, on a network by alternative means; provides a network interface on a wireless subnet that can receive and respond to requests; responds to such requests for each I/O device so identified so that the I/O... Agent:

20120113463 - Relay apparatus, communication apparatus, and control methods of relay apparatus: A relay apparatus to be connected through a network to a server apparatus configured to store image data and a communication apparatus configured to acquire the image data from the server and output an image based on the acquired image data, the relay apparatus includes: a first receiving unit configured... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113464 - Relay apparatus, communication system and communicating method: A relay apparatus connected to service providing apparatuses respectively providing services and a communication apparatus that includes an additional-information storage unit configured to store additional information associated with the service and identification information, comprises: a receiving unit configured to receive notification including the service and the user identification information from... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113468 - Terminal device, server, screen control method, screen transition method, and compute program: A terminal device, a server, a screen control method, a screen transition method, and a compute program are provided. The terminal device includes a display unit, plural operation units, a storage unit, and a control unit, and communicates with a server for making a transition of a screen on the... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113469 - Terminal device, server, screen display method, screen control method, and computer program: A terminal device includes a reception control unit which receives a display instruction for displaying of a first screen, and an execution instruction for instructing executing of a function unit, from a server, a display control unit which displays the first screen according to the display instruction, and which displays... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113460 - Trace information processing apparatus, trace information processing system, trace information processing method and computer readable medium: A trace information processing apparatus includes: a positional information acquisition unit acquiring positional information pieces respectively indicating positions where elements constituting an electronic document are located in the electronic document; a trace information acquisition unit acquiring trace information pieces respectively indicating traces on which an electronic writing tool has passed... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113474 - Power consumption monitoring apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor: A power consumption monitoring apparatus that is capable of monitoring electric energy consumption of an electronic apparatus even when the configuration thereof changes. A receiving unit receives job history information about the electronic apparatus. A storage unit stores a calculation table for calculating power consumed by the electronic apparatus to... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113475 - Information processing apparatus, control method of information processing apparatus, and storage medium: An information processing apparatus recommends a template having a sense of unity through an entirety to each image when a user creates an album. The information processing apparatus includes a selection unit configured to select a template for arranging any one of the plurality of images based on imaging locations... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113438 - Device capable of adjusting two-dimensional code: An image forming device is provided which embeds a decodable two-dimensional code when embedding (printing) a two-dimensional code in an original document. The image forming device represents additional information by associating virtual points with dots in one-to-one correspondence and arranges dots in positions deviated from virtual points associated with the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113440 - Attribute driven gamut mapping via a minimized multi-objective cumulative cost function: What is disclosed is a novel system and method for mapping out-of-gamut colors to a device's gamut to improve image quality in a color document reproduction device involves performing the following. First, an out-of-gamut color xi, which is intended to be mapped to a boundary surface of a color gamut... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120113441 - Color adjustment device, image forming apparatus, and computer readable medium: A color adjustment device includes: a conversion unit that converts color values of a second color space stored in a color conversion table, which defines a correspondence relation between color values of a first color space and color values of the second color space, into color values of a third... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113446 - Color processing apparatus and control method thereof: The number of color patches is reduced to attain high-precision color estimation. Hence, the colorimetric values of a plurality of color patches of at least one primary color output by an output device are input. Based on the colorimetric value of first color patches corresponding to a part of the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113448 - Image forming apparatus and image forming method: An image forming apparatus and an image forming method for forming an image by using a plurality of color materials including pigment as a color material, by causing a plurality recording heads to perform a recording scan in a direction perpendicular to a conveyance direction of a recording medium to... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113442 - Image forming apparatus and image forming method thereof: An image forming apparatus and method are provided. The image forming apparatus includes a communication interface unit that receives printing data, an image forming unit that performs an ordinary printing to form an image on printing paper based on the printing data, a paper supplying unit that provides the printing... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20120113443 - Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium: An image processing apparatus includes a scanning unit configured to scan at least one of two surfaces of a printed material on both of which information is printed and to obtain a density image representing intensity distribution of diffuse reflection light from the scanned surface and a gloss image representing... Agent: Ricoh Company, Ltd.

20120113439 - Method for producing three-dimensional components: The present invention relates to a method for producing three-dimensional components, using a three-dimensional printing method, an auxiliary structure being additionally formed beyond an extension of the one or more components during the construction of components. The invention also relates to an auxiliary structure for components produced by means of... Agent: Voxeljet Technology

20120113445 - Method of printing graphic content with position tags: A method of printing graphic content with position tags. The method includes the steps of: obtaining a first representation of the graphic content in a CMYK color space; translating a K color plane of the CMYK color space into CMY color planes, thereby generating a second representation of the graphic... Agent: Silverbrook Research Pty Ltd

20120113447 - Output device, image data conversion device, and method: An output device which outputs pixel data corresponding to a color material used by a printing unit to the printing unit includes an image buffer which stores image data, a generation unit which generates density data corresponding to the color material based on image data read out from the image... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113444 - Printing apparatus, color conversion method, program, and recording medium: The printing apparatus is a printing apparatus which prints an image by forming a layer containing a colorant on a recording medium having luster, and is provided with a color conversion unit which converts a color of an image into a printed color expressed by the colorant such that a... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120113476 - Printing apparatus, color conversion method, program, and recording medium: A printing apparatus prints an image with the use of a luster agent and a colorant, and is provided with a color conversion unit which converts a color of an image into a printed color expressed by the luster agent and the colorant such that a degree of change in... Agent: Seiko Epson Corporation

20120113477 - Laser print apparatus with dual half tones: A printing system comprises a memory configured to store image data representing an image. The printing system comprises a processor configured to perform a first digital halftone process on a first portion of the image and a second digital halftone process on a second portion of the image.... Agent: Marvell International Technology Ltd.

20120113478 - Method of embedding a plurality of different two-dimensional codes in an image: The purpose of the present invention is to prevent a two-dimensional code to be additionally embedded from corrupting a two-dimensional code which has been embedded when a document in which the two-dimensional code has been embedded is copied or when a document in which the two-dimensional code has been embedded... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113479 - Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image reading method: An image reading apparatus includes an image reading unit that includes plural photoelectric conversion elements arranged therein and that reads an image using light, the light being reflected by a document transported to a read position and being received by the plural photoelectric conversion elements, a reference plate that is... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113480 - Flat display device, display control method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium encoded with display control program: A flat display device that can be placed on an image reading apparatus includes: a display surface to display an image; a light detection portion provided on the display surface to detect light; a read region detection portion to, if scanning light emitted by the image reading apparatus is detected... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120113482 - Image reading apparatus: An image reading apparatus includes an apparatus body; a transport device that is openable and closable; an image reading unit disposed in one of the apparatus body and the transport device and reading an image of the document transported by the transport device; a member to be read that is... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113481 - Image reading device and image forming apparatus: An image reading device includes a light guiding unit, a pair of light sources, and a light receiving unit. The light guiding unit has incident surfaces, on which light is incident, at both ends, extends in a main scanning direction, and causes light incident on one of the incident surfaces... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113483 - Booklet reading device: A document reading device (1) comprises a mounting surface (5) on which a page to be read (9) of a passport (7) is placed, a camera (13) for taking an image of the page to be read (9), an illumination light source (15) for radiating illumination light that will be... Agent: Panasonic Corporation

20120113484 - Image reading apparatus: An image reading apparatus includes an image reading member disposed in one of two regions that face each other with a transport path of a document therebetween, the image reading member being used for reading an image on the document, the image reading member including a light-receiving portion, a light-collecting... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113485 - Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus: An optical scanning apparatus includes a light source, a rotating polygonal mirror, a scanning optical system, a detector, and a light emission controller. The light source includes plural light emitting elements. The rotating polygonal mirror is irradiated with light beams. While rotating, the rotating polygonal mirror reflects and deflects, in... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120113486 - Image reader: A control unit 6 causes a vertical scanning circuit 3 to cyclically select any one-dimensional pixel line from among pixel lines 21 to 23 each time a prescribed H period elapses, and controls a read circuit 5 and a horizontal scanning circuit 4 so as to read out pixel signals... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120113487 - Image reading apparatus: An image reading apparatus capable of avoiding an erroneous detection that documents that are not bound are erroneously considered as bound, thus reducing the number of suspended document feeding operations.... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113488 - Sheet feeding apparatus, control method thereof, and document reading apparatus: A sheet feeding apparatus comprises a conveying path formed between an upper and a lower units facing each other; a feed roller which feeds a sheet by a portion partially exposed from an upper surface of the lower unit to the conveying path; a separation member disposed to oppose the... Agent: Canon Denshi Kabushiki Kaisha

20120113489 - System for mobile image capture and processing of financial documents: An automated document processing system, particularly for mobile image capture and processing of financial documents to enhance images captured on a mobile device with camera capabilities for data extraction. The systems comprise a mobile device that includes a capture device configured to capture color images of documents, and that has... Agent: Rdm Corporation

  
05/03/2012 > 55 patent applications in 16 patent subcategories. archived by USPTO category

20120105887 - Image formation apparatus and image formation system using the same: An image formation apparatus configured to execute print processing, includes an information storage configured to store print-limit information and notification-destination information set for each user. The print-limit information includes at least one of a print condition and a limit on a printable amount. A user-information acquisition unit is configured to... Agent: Oki Data Corporation

20120105889 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes: a reading mechanism having an original placement portion on which an original document is placed for reading an image; a recording mechanism having a medium supply tray on which a recording medium is set, the recording mechanism being disposed in such a manner that a... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105885 - Image forming apparatus performing network communication: An image forming apparatus having at least a normal mode and an energy saving mode of less energy consumption than the normal mode includes: a main controller executing image processing in the normal mode and stopping operation in the energy saving mode; energy saving controller controlling the image forming apparatus... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120105888 - Image forming apparatus, non-transitory computer-readable recording medium for storing image forming program, and image forming method: An image forming apparatus includes an area setting unit, a reading unit, a number recognizing unit, and a number determining unit. The area setting unit is configured to set a reading area on the basis of a page number. The reading unit is configured to read image data in the... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120105891 - Image processing apparatus, computer program product, and preview image displaying method: In an image processing apparatus, preview images are generating by continuously scanning both sides of originals. The page scrolling unit scrolls the preview images while pairing a first preview image to be processed with a second preview image that is not processed as pages of front and back sides of... Agent:

20120105893 - Image processing apparatus, control method for image processing apparatus and program: An image processing apparatus according to the present invention, being capable of communicating with an operation panel provided with a display unit, obtains, from the operation panel, information indicating a display layout for data that is displayed on the display unit. The display layout is set by a direction of... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105892 - Image reading apparatus, image reading method and image reading system: To keep track of which process each process job currently exits and when it comes in own charge or which job must be processed, it is necessary to use a workflow system on a PC, and this necessitates to move back and force between the PC and the apparatus, thereby... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105890 - Information processing apparatus and print setting reflection method pertaining to an information processing apparatus: An information processing apparatus includes a first type printer driver and a second type printer driver that is different than the first type printer driver, where each driver runs on the information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus also includes a display control unit that displays an identification of the... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105884 - Information processing apparatus, control method of information processing apparatus, and storage medium: An image processing apparatus of the present invention is provided with input means for inputting a job, selection means for selecting circuit configuration data corresponding to a type of the job input by the input means from a plurality of circuit configuration data stored in the storage means, reconfiguration means... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105886 - Operation device, image forming apparatus, and operation method:

20120105883 - System and method for document processing device cloning: The subject application is directed to a system and method for cloning of document processing device configurations. The system and method include a first document processing device which has configurable components and is operable for placement in networked data communication with other document processing devices, each including an equivalent set... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120105894 - Avoiding redundant printing: A method, system, and computer usable program product for avoiding redundant printing are provided in the illustrative embodiments. An application executing in a data processing system receives a request to print a document. A determination is made whether a valid shared print of the document is available, the valid shared... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20120105898 - Control apparatus, state detection method of control apparatus, storage medium, and program therefor: A control apparatus includes a state change detection unit configured to detect a state change of a particular unit and to output a state change information indicating the state change; a state detection unit configured to detect a state of the particular unit; a storage unit operable with electricity supplied... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105901 - Document management support system, information management server apparatus, and information medium controller: According to one embodiment, an information management server apparatus transmits processing result information that includes management register information including a child management ID when traceable duplication request information received from an information medium controller satisfy an access control policy and a permission policy. On the basis of the processing result... Agent:

20120105899 - Electric energy consumption control system, electric energy consumption control method, and storage medium storing control program therefor: An electric energy consumption control system that is capable of maximizing convenience to users while controlling the system so that the electric energy consumption of the entire system in a period falls within a target electric energy. An electrical apparatus transmits electric energy consumption of a job with a user... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105896 - Image forming apparatus and threshold setting method: An image forming apparatus includes: a detecting unit that detects illuminance; a storage unit that stores therein a threshold with respect to the illuminance in accordance with a distance from a light source to the image forming apparatus, the threshold being for switching to an energy-saving mode in which electricity... Agent: Ricoh Company, Limited

20120105900 - Image processing apparatus and method of forming images: An image forming apparatus performs a direct printing function. A selecting section selects at least two files from a plurality of files stored in at least one of an internal storage medium and an external storage medium. A human interface receives passwords form a user. A password determining section determines... Agent: Oki Data Corporation

20120105895 - Information processing apparatus and computer readable medium: An information processing apparatus includes an allowable output amount storage unit that stores allowable output amounts of respective combinations of a user and a predetermined totalization period; a total output amount recording unit that records total output amounts of the respective combinations of a user and a predetermined totalization period;... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120105903 - Networked three-dimensional printing: Three-dimensional fabrication resources are improved by adding networking capabilities to three-dimensional printers and providing a variety of tools for networked use of three-dimensional printers. Web-based servers or the like can provide a single point of access for remote users to manage access to distributed content on one hand, and to... Agent:

20120105897 - Printing system: A printing system that performs printout based on encrypted, submitted data includes a printing apparatus including a decrypting unit that decrypts the submitted data; and an editing apparatus that accepts an editing operation to be performed on the submitted data. The editing apparatus transmits an execution instruction for performing a... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120105902 - System and method for enabling transactions by means of print media that incorporate electronic recording and transmission means: A system and method for enabling automatic electronic, telephonic, and Internet transactions through print media, as well as providing value that flows to a supplier for the service of enabling such transactions. The transactions can utilize print media that can include electronic recording media and counterfeit protection, where the electronic... Agent:

20120105910 - Converter and image forming apparatus connected thereto: A converter device supplied with a drive power from an image forming apparatus instead of an external device and an image forming apparatus connected to the converter device. The converter device is provided between the image forming apparatus including a power supply port and a USB port and a host... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20120105909 - Image processing apparatus, control method, and computer-readable storage medium for computer program: An image processing apparatus includes an execution portion configured to execute a job, a providing portion configured to provide a Web page in response to a request, a determination portion configured to determine a time-out period, which is a period during which a response from the providing portion to the... Agent: Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc.

20120105912 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, program, and information processing system: An information processing apparatus transmits a print job to a printer after performing print setting processing for variable print data. An operation information setting unit receives print setting information in which the leading page of each of the records is specified as the first page for a page or a... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105908 - Information processing apparatus, print data processing method therein and storage medium storing program thereof: An information processing apparatus connectable to a server which manages print data, and a printer which prints based on the print data receives the print data from the server, and transfers the received print data to the printer by each first data size. When a disconnection between the server and... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105911 - Method, apparatus and system for associating an intermediate fill with a plurality of objects: A method of associating a shared fill with a plurality of objects, is disclosed. Each of the objects is associated with a fill. A bounding region of the shared fill is determined based on a fill of a first of the plurality of objects. The first object is associated with... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105906 - Printing system and method: Disclosed is a printing system and method for printing documents over a network. The system comprises: a document server connected to the network, the documents being accessible via the document server; a client device connected to the network and adapted to transmit a document print request identifying a document to... Agent:

20120105904 - Receipt verification of print jobs in an automated document factory environment: Methods and systems are provided for verifying the receipt of print jobs submitted to an Automated Document Factory (ADF) system from a client. The ADF system receives a print work summary from the client indicating print jobs scheduled for submission to the ADF system. The ADF system may then receive... Agent:

20120105907 - System and method for managing print jobs: In a system and method for managing print jobs of a printer, when the printer acquires a print job, the print job is stored in a buffer having a corresponding priority level of the print job. A first buffer that stores one or more print jobs and has a higher... Agent: Hong Fu Jin Precision Industry (shenzhen) Co., Ltd

20120105905 - System and method for operation of document processing devices via portable data devices: The subject application is directed to a system and method for operation of document processing devices via portable data devices. A wireless data connection is established between a document processing device including a processor and associated data storage and an associated mobile data device. A remote installation of a software... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120105913 - Image processing device and image recording apparatus having the same: An image processing device is provided, which includes a first processor, a second processor configured to perform communication with the first processor, and a memory connector that is connected with the second processor, configured such that an external memory is detachably attached thereto, and provided with a terminal that is... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105914 - Memory control circuit, control method therefor, and image processing apparatus: In one embodiment, a circuit includes an input buffer, an output buffer, a counter, an issuing unit, a first controller, a register, and a second controller. The input buffer and the output buffer have a variable storage capacity. The counter cyclically counts from a first value to a second value.... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120105873 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method and printing control method: When draw data that has been created by an application program is spooled, whether the resolution of the draw data is to be lowered is decided. If it is decided that the resolution of the draw data is to be lowered, printer information in which the resolution of print data... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105878 - Accurate printing of a target colour: A method of accurately printing a target colour is provided. The method comprises: in a first step measuring the light spectrum (106) of a first printed colour sample (104), which has been printed with a first ink coverage; and from the measured light spectrum calculating a colour discrepancy between the... Agent:

20120105876 - Color plane registration error correction: A printing method and system include printing a first image on a first portion of a first page and determining a color plane registration (CPR) error using a second portion of the first page. A second image is modified based on the CPR error, and the second image is printed... Agent:

20120105880 - Image forming apparatus: An image forming apparatus includes an image data acquisition unit, a frequency distribution acquisition unit, and a color setting unit. The image data acquisition unit acquires image data representing a color image. The frequency distribution acquisition unit allocates a color of each pixel of the data as a class and... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120105877 - Image forming apparatus and computer readable medium: An image forming apparatus includes a determination unit and a restriction unit. The determination unit determines an image forming capability of each of the image forming apparatus and a different image forming apparatus, an image being formed on a printing medium that is transported between the image forming apparatus and... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120105881 - Image forming apparatus for performing image control according to target value: An image forming apparatus includes: an image forming section configured to form a toner image on an image bearing member; and a first control section configured to change an image target value of the image forming section.... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

20120105879 - Image forming apparatus, image forming system, control method and program: The present invention prevents a printing result desired by a user from being unable to be printed out, due to registration of the same color name for sheets of different colors. To accomplish this, an image forming apparatus includes a reading unit that reads in a sheet; a generating unit... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105875 - Imaging product layout method: A computer implemented method for making a single rendered printable image corresponding to a picture frame. Two or more digital images are arranged on a print sheet according to machine decodable frame-specification information that specifies where two or more image openings in a picture frame are situated. The two or... Agent:

20120105874 - Imaging product layout system: An imaging kiosk comprises an image printer, a frame-specification reader for reading frame-specification information specifying two or more image openings in a picture frame, an image-acquisition device, and a computer system for controlling the image printer, the frame-specification reader, and the image-acquisition device. Images are acquired for rendering a single... Agent:

20120105882 - Print color predicting apparatus, print color predicting method, and recording medium: A print color predicting apparatus, a print color predicting method, and a recording medium having a program recorded therein acquire a spectral reflectance of a print, estimate a plurality of sets of optical property values of a protective film that covers the print, depending on the spectral reflectance of the... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation

20120105915 - Controller and halftone dot signal generating method capable of controlling glossiness of image: An image glossiness controller has a main component color specifying unit that identifies a prescribed component color and output identification information thereof. A change in amplitude of a convexoconcavity of a toner layer of the prescribed component color is greatest among those of the other component colors when each of... Agent:

20120105916 - Printing control apparatus and method with document security function: A printing control apparatus includes a user interface driver to provide a security preview setup screen such that security preview options for each object are selected when a call signal is transmitted from a graphic device interface according to a print request signal input from an application program and a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

20120105917 - Image processing apparatus and computer readable medium: An image processing apparatus includes an image output apparatus and an image reading apparatus. The image output apparatus includes an entry order acceptance module, an information image generation module, a combining module, an image output module. The image reading apparatus includes a reading module, an extraction module, a determination module,... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20120105918 - Augmenting page orientation direction detection in a digital document processing environment: What is disclosed is a novel system and method for augmenting present methods used for determining the orientation direction automatically being detected of digital pages of a plurality of scanned documents in a digital document processing environment. The present method takes advantage of the observation that pages scanned in data... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120105919 - Image-reading device that reads images by using spread-spectrum clock: In an image-reading device, a counting unit counts a number of clock cycles of a spread-spectrum clock as a counter value. A correcting unit corrects one of the counter value and a reference clock cycle number based on a phase detected by the phase detecting unit when the counting unit... Agent: Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105922 - Driving unit and image forming apparatus using the same: A driving unit (1) includes holders (5) rotatably supporting a shaft (2) and rotatably holding first and second helical gears (3, 4). Each holder 5 includes first and second receiving portions (9, 10). The first receiving portions (9) receive forces in a direction to push the first helical gears (3)... Agent: Kyocera Mita Corporation

20120105921 - Image processing apparatus, control method of image processing apparatus and program: An image processing apparatus includes a storage unit, a conveyance unit configured to convey a document, a reading unit configured to read an image of the document line by line in a main scanning direction, a check unit configured to check a free space of the storage unit, a detection... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105920 - Recording media path in a multifunction printer: A multifunction printer includes a) a printing apparatus having: i) a printer chassis having a media input region, a printing region, and a media support element; ii) a carriage configured to move a printhead in a carriage scan direction along the printing region; and iii) a plurality of rollers configured... Agent:

20120105923 - Rotating prism scanning device and method for scanning: The present invention relates to a scanning device and a method for scanning. The scanning device comprises a first frame (4) supporting a first deflector (6), and a second frame (8) supporting a second deflector (10). The first frame is arranged for rotation around a first axis (12), and the... Agent: Danmarks Tekniske Universitet

20120105925 - Image reading apparatus and media conveying apparatus: An image reading apparatus according to the present invention comprises an image reading unit arranged on a conveying path of a first medium and reading an image on the first medium, a conveying unit conveying the first medium and a second medium to the image reading unit, a width of... Agent: Canon Denshi Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105924 - Self-cleaning document handler with vibrating cleaner elements: Scanning devices include a sheet feeder moving sheets of media. A transparent scanning surface (e.g., platen) is positioned adjacent the sheet feeder. The sheet feeder supplies the sheets of media to the transparent scanning surface and moves the sheets of media across the transparent scanning surface. Additionally, an optical scanner... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20120105926 - Image reading apparatus, image reading method and program: An image reading apparatus, an image reading method and a program are provided for favorably correcting color misalignment in a sub-scanning direction of a read signal read by a plurality of line sensors without increasing a circuit scale or processing time. To accomplish this, the image reading apparatus sets, as... Agent: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

20120105927 - Compensating for print engine change in a document reproduction device: What is disclosed is a novel system and method of inheriting intended GCR into a 4-to-4 cascaded LUT to compensate for print engine change which adversely impacts the quality of an output print. The present method uses the device link transform to generate starting LUT nodes for the inverse of... Agent: Xerox Corporation

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