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US20100039460 Ink supply system and process for cleaning this type of ink supply system  
The invention is an ink supply system (2) for an inkjet printer (1) with a print head assembly (6) comprising at least one print head (7) with one or more nozzles (8) for at least one colour, in...
US20150178800 Invoice Amount Calculation Method, Invoice Amount Calculation Device, and Printer Invoicing System  
A manufacturer server 110 that determines a first invoice amount or calculates a second invoice amount for an inkjet printer has a billing status acquisition unit 342 that acquires billing status...
US20140247297 Invoice Amount Calculation Method, Invoice Amount Calculation Device, and Printer Invoicing System  
A manufacturer server 110 that calculates an invoice amount for an inkjet printer has a billing status acquisition unit 342 that acquires billing status information including actual print volume...
US20080218539 INKJET PRINTING PARTIALLY IMAGED PANELS WITH SUPERIMPOSED LAYERS  
A panel and method for making the panel are disclosed. The panel includes a substrate sheet partially imaged with a print pattern. The print pattern subdivides the panel into a plurality of...
US20090153602 Printing Cartridge Refill Method And Associated Cartridge Refill System  
A method for refilling a printing cartridge includes installing a printing cartridge in a cartridge refill system; establishing communication with a memory device associated with the printing...
US20080211839 REPLACEABLE PRINT CARTRIDGE  
A replaceable print cartridge includes a container and a memory coupled to the container. The memory is configured to limit use of printing material that is to be contained in the container.
US20090160886 METHODS AND SYSTEMS USING PRINTHEAD TANK MEMORY TO DETERMINE PRINTHEAD TANK CONFIGURATION  
Methods and systems using printhead tank memory to determine printhead tank configuration are provided in accordance with embodiments of the invention. One example embodiment of the invention may...
US20050226642 Estimation of marking material usage  
Systems, methods, computer-readable media, and other embodiments are described for a system that estimates usage of a marking material in a print cartridge. One example system can include a...
US20060250425 Method and system for detecting low ink levels in a printing system and replacing ink cartridge without stopping printing operations  
Methods and systems that can detect low ink levels in an ink supply and that allows replacement of the ink supply without having to stop the printing operations. A printing system is provide with...
US20060085279 Cartridge ordering management method and apparatus  
A cartridge ordering management apparatus and method usable with an image forming apparatus. The method includes: managing cartridge order information which includes cartridge identification of...
US20070052740 System for refilling inkjet cartridges  
Systems and methods for refilling inkjet printer cartridges are described. The system includes at least one rotary valve that contains a plurality of ports and a common port. The system further...
US20050237349 Expandable supplies container capable of measuring residual amount of expandable supplies  
An expendable container of the invention has a function of measuring a residual quantity of an expendable kept therein. The expendable container has: an expendable tank that keeps the expendable...
US20110001772 LIQUID EJECTING APPARATUS  
A liquid ejecting apparatus includes a detector configured to be in a first state when an amount of liquid stored in a liquid container is greater than a first threshold amount, and to be in a...
US20090295849 Apparatus capable of mounting expendable cartridges, method for counting consumption amount of expendable cartridges, and computer program  
Provided is an apparatus capable of mounting an expendable cartridge thereon, including: a consumption amount counting unit that counts up the consumption amount of expendable cartridges in the...
US20060071958 Pen alignment method and device for printing apparatus  
A pen alignment method and apparatus used in a printing apparatus, which perform a pen alignment operation when the amount of ink contained in an ink cartridge of an inkjet printing apparatus is...
US20090153601 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR COMMUNICATION OF DATE INFORMATION BETWEEN AN INK TANK AND PRINTING DEVICE  
Some or all of the needs above can be addressed by embodiments of the invention. According to one embodiment of the invention, a method for determining ink evaporation from at least one ink tank...
US20050219284 Refill management system  
A printer 200 uploads the identification number and ink remaining amount regarding the ink cartridge 270 mounted therein to the server 100 over a network 300. The server 100 keeps track of the...
US20080225064 PRINTING SYSTEM  
In a printing system including a plurality of inkjet printing units and an ink tank commonly used thereby, wherein the ink tank is capable of notifying an amount of ink consumed thereby and has a...
US20090066734 INK CARTRIDGE REFILLING  
Apparatus for refilling and subsequently sealing an ink jet cartridge. The apparatus including a body with a pointed distal end which can be pushed through a tape covering the fill hole for the...
US20100013875 Printing Method And Ink Jet Printing Device  
In a method for printing on a substrate, in particular a textile substrate, with the aid of an inkjet printing device, a print image to be printed is constructed by drop-by-drop deposition of one...
US20080246787 Ink Refill Unit For A Print Engine Having A Compression Arrangement With Actuation Means Operable By A Controller Of The Print Engine  
Provided is an ink refill unit for a print engine. The unit includes a body assembly defining an ink ejection port at one end thereof, a compressible tank located inside said body assembly, and a...
US20070146398 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING ENHANCED MANAGEMENT FOR CONSUMABLE-SUPPLIES  
An image forming apparatus includes a sensor, a notification unit, and a controller. The sensor detects a supply-end condition of consumable supplies. The notification unit notifies a message...
US20150022571 System And Method For Monitoring The Application Of Release Agent In An Inkjet Printer  
An inkjet printer and method therefore including a detector to monitor a quantity of release agent applied to a spreader drum. The inkjet printer includes a drum maintenance unit which applies the...
US20090109252 INK DETECTOR VIEWABLE WITH THE HUMAN EYE  
An ink cartridge configured to hold an ink includes a substantially hollow body including an inner space and a substantially continuous inner wall. The cartridge further includes an optical prism...
US20090109266 INK LEVEL DETECTION BY ELECTRONIC MEANS  
An ink cartridge configured to hold an ink includes a substantially hollow body including an inner space and a substantially continuous inner wall. An optical prism in the inner space is disposed...
US20140225946 ELECTRONIC PATCH FOR REFURBISHING A USED PRINT CARTRIDGE  
Devices and methods for refurbishing a used print cartridge for further use in a printing device are provided. An electronic patch is attached to a circuit on the used print cartridge. The...
US20130127938 FUNCTIONAL LIQUID TANK, METHOD FOR REPLENISHING FUNCTIONAL LIQUID IN DROPLET DICHARGE DEVICE, AND DROPLET DISCHARGE DEVICE  
A droplet discharge device includes a functional liquid droplet discharge head and a functional liquid tank. The functional liquid tank includes a tank body, a liquid column pipe and a liquid...
US20090122093 Fluid Ejection Device, Inkjet Printer and Control Method for Fluid Ejection Device  
A printing device (10) includes: an inkjet head (30) ejecting ink to paper (20); a tube (32) supplying ink to the inkjet head (30); an ink tank (36) connected to the tube (32) and storing the ink...
US20090315927 PRINTER AND METHOD FOR PRINTING  
A printer includes first and second ink cartridges, a print head having first and second nozzle arrays, first and second ink supply passages having first and second valves, and a connecting...
US20120092398 FILL REDUCTION FOR PRINTING  
Systems and methods of fill area reduction during printing are disclosed. An example of a method includes identifying a fill area. The method also includes generating a depletion matrix...
US20080158273 INK JET PRINTING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF PERFORMING A MAINTENANCE PROCESS  
A content of (an amount of ink to be suctioned for, or the number of times ink is preliminarily ejected for) the maintenance process to be performed after the ink tank replacement is made...
US20090262154 Printer Control Circuitry For Reading Ink Information From A Refill Unit  
A refill unit for refilling an ink cartridge that forms part of an inkjet printer. The printer also having a printhead, control circuitry and an interface for releasably engaging the refill unit....
US20110242158 LIQUID DROPLET JETTING APPARATUS  
A liquid droplet jetting apparatus comprises a liquid droplet jetting head which jets liquid droplets, a storage tank which stores a liquid to be jetted by the liquid droplet-jetting head, a tube...
US20080266336 PRINTING APPARATUS AND INK REMAINING AMOUNT DETECTION METHOD  
According to this invention, an inkjet printing apparatus having an arrangement for detecting an amount of remaining ink in an ink tank starts a printing operation in a short time immediately...
US20060233587 Ink usage estimation from print run assets  
An ink usage estimate is based on assets of a print run. Examples of the assets include, without limitation, backgrounds, images, logos, graphics, and text. The estimates may be made from full...
US20110050766 Liquid Supply Method  
A liquid supply method of a liquid ejecting apparatus including a tank having a liquid capacity greater than a storage amount of the liquid which is stored in a liquid storage unit, and a liquid...
US20050179712 PRINTING SYSTEM AND RELATED CALIBRATION METHODS  
A printing system includes at least one kind of ink, at least one ink jet chip having a plurality of ink nozzles for ink jet printing, a thermometer for measuring an operating temperature of the...
US20060066650 Method and apparatus for printing using a plurality of basic colorants and at least one high fidelity colorant  
A method of printing using a plurality of basic colorants and at least one high fidelity colorant includes obtaining system variables that impact high fidelity color printing; and printing with an...
US20110316907 INKJET PRINTING SYSTEM  
An inkjet printing system comprises: a liquid supply tank; a print device with at least one print cartridge, wherein there is an altitude difference between the print cartridge and the liquid...
US20090315928 Fluid Discharge Device, Control Method for a Fluid Discharge Device, and a Fluid Tank  
A fluid discharge device, a control method for a fluid discharge device, and an ink tank enable easy and accurate confirmation of the fluid usage history, such as how much fluid is left in the...
US20100238208 LIQUID EJECTION DEVICES  
A liquid ejection device includes a liquid ejection head and a cartridge mounting portion configured to selectively mount an initial liquid cartridge and a replacement liquid cartridge The liquid...
US20070296744 Tube Pump, Ink Jet Recording Device, and Ink Feeding Method  
A tube pump includes: an elastic tube (14); a circular arc-shaped guiding member (16) for guiding the tube (14); and at least one pressing member (15) for pressing the tube (14) against the guide...
US20090322809 FLUID DISCHARGE DEVICE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING A FLUID DISCHARGE  
A fluid discharge device, a printing device, and a control method for a fluid discharge device enable accurately detecting an empty fluid state and suppressing fluid waste. An inkjet printer 1 has...
US20090046115 Method and System to Change Printed Document Based on Printer Ink Levels  
A method and system in accordance with the present invention modifies a document or a section of a document to be printed, based on available ink levels in a printer. The modification process may...
US20100026742 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS USING LIQUID FOR FORMING IMAGES  
An image forming apparatus includes a recording head, a sub-tank, a main tank, a supply unit, a memory, and a controller. The sub-tank includes an ink storage container, a flexible member, an...
US20090033693 Image Forming Device, Ink Managing Method, and Ink Managing Program  
An image forming device includes an exchangeable cartridge and a subtank arranged to store an ink supplied from the cartridge. A comparing unit compares a first conductivity indicating an electric...
US20080158271 Liquid discharge apparatus and maintenance method for liquid discharge apparatus  
A liquid discharge apparatus includes a discharge head which discharges a liquid from a discharge port onto a recording medium to form an image, a sub tank which is movable together with the...
US20090201324 PRINTER-EQUIPPED DISK RECORDING AND/OR REPRODUCING APPARATUS  
A printer-equipped disk recording and/or reproducing apparatus includes: a disk drive; a printer; a single light-emitting indicator unit able to luminously indicate colors; an ink tank containing...
US20050174371 Process for monitoring dispensing of dispensable compositions  
The present invention is directed to a process dispensing of one or more dispensable compositions, such as ink jet ink and a monitoring device used therein. The process includes reading with an...
US20090040249 Ink Circulation System For Inkjet Printing  
An ink circulation system for use in an inkjet printing apparatus includes an inkjet printhead, a supply subtank for containing a supply of ink for the inkjet printhead and a return subtank for...

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