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US20090136246 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING PAPER TYPE DETECTION SECTION AND PAPER TYPE CONFIRMATION METHOD OF THE SAME  
An image forming apparatus having a paper type detection section according to an embodiment of the present invention includes a paper type and paper thickness storage section to store ranges of...
US20080124104 Image-forming system  
An image-forming system determines a type of paper for each single sheet in a job to determine whether it is prohibited to discharge a sheet to a finisher (step S12) to respond to diversifying...
US20120328311 APPARATUS, METHODS, AND SYSTEMS FOR ENGAGING AND DISENGAGING A FIXING NIP FOR CUT SHEET PROCESSING  
A fixing device includes a first fixing member a second fixing member that are movable to engage and disengage a fixing nip defined by the first and second fixing member. The fixing nip is...
US20050260005 System for measuring print sheet moisture and controlling a decurler in a xerographic printer  
In a xerographic printer, a transfer station is controlled to apply a constant current to the photoreceptor. A print sheet having a high moisture content will cause the control system to make a...
US20100054772 CONTINUOUS-SHEET PRINTING TANDEM ELECTROPHOTOGRAPHY SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PRINTING A CONTINUOUS SHEET  
A continuous-sheet printing tandem electrophotography system for printing a continuous sheet includes first and second electrophotography units. A first size of the continuous sheet is measured...
US20100158550 CORONA CHARGER INCLUDING SHUTTER  
A charging device includes a corona charger, provided with an opening opposing a photosensitive member, for electrically charging the photosensitive member; a sheet-like member provided so that...
US20100040387 Wet development device, wet development method, and image forming apparatus using the device  
The invention provides a wet development device, wet development method and image forming apparatus having the device by which appropriate cleaning can be performed, the wear of the blade or...
US20090148175 LIGHT SCATTERING PROPERTY MEASUREMENT METHOD  
Methods (300, 1000) of determining a light scattering property of a medium (152), are disclosed. The medium (152) is illuminated through a test pattern (e.g., 155, 510), the test pattern (155,...
US20090034997 PRINTING SYSTEM WITH TRANSIENT AND PERMANENT IMAGING MEANS  
A printing system including a substrate and a dual-mode printing device, the dual-mode printing device including a permanent writing source and a transient writing source, wherein the permanent...
US20070059004 HEATING ROLLER AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS HAVING THE SAME  
A heating roller and an image forming apparatus including the heating roller. The image forming apparatus can include: an image forming part to apply a developer selectively on a paper to form an...
US20130302047 SHEET SIZE DETECTING APPARATUS  
An image forming apparatus has a sheet size detecting unit with first and second arms each moved by contact with a moving sheet, the arms disposed at differing locations in a direction orthogonal...
US20130051825 PRODUCING MATTE-FINISH PRINT ON RECEIVER  
A method of producing a print having a matte finish on a receiver having a surface type includes depositing toner with a viscosity of less than about 10 kpoise in a selected pattern on a receiver....
US20100092190 PAPER SHEET RECOGNIZING METHOD AND APPARATUS  
The present invention provides a paper sheet recognizing apparatus for recognizing paper sheets having different sizes and colors for each type, by using a sensing unit including a line sensor...
US20120063790 SHEET CONVEYING DEVICE, PRINT SYSTEM, AND SHEET COOLING METHOD  
A sheet conveying device that conveys a sheet discharged from an image forming apparatus. The sheet conveying device includes an air intake fan that takes in external air; an air exhaust fan that...
US20090142082 METHOD OF ESTIMATING A DISTANCE  
The invention relates to a method of estimating a distance to a surface, whereby an emitter emits light towards a surface, at least some light being reflected by the surface, the surface...
US20090154943 ON DEMAND FUSER AND RELATED METHOD  
A variable shaped heated fusing member for fusing toner to sheets of receiver media with one or more support members in contact with said heated fusing member such that the contact member is...
US20050024404 Systems and methods of associating printing information with print media  
A print medium is provided having a data storage device attached thereto, the print medium being configured to receive a printed image, and the storage device being configured to receive and store...
US20080315513 PAPER FEEDING DEVICE, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, AND SETTING INFORMATION SWITCHING METHOD  
To provide a paper feeding device that can switch setting information only with an easy action of sheet removal and setting in a predetermined position. The paper feeding device includes a first...
US20080226315 FUSER UNIT AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS EQUIPPED WITH THE SAME  
A fuser unit for an image forming apparatus including: a tape-like cleaning member that abuts on a fuser roller and cleans its peripheral surface; a press roller that presses the fuser roller via...
US20090269090 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND PRINTING METHOD THEREFOR  
An image forming apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes an apparatus main body, an operation panel that is provided in the apparatus main body and used for...
US20090080918 MEDIA ELEVATOR'S CURRENT POSITION IDENTIFICATION METHOD AND A MEDIA HANDLING DEVICE ARRANGED WITH THE SAME  
A media handling device includes sensing means disposed in a media elevator that is movable in a generally-vertical travel path proximate to a generally-fixed surface. The sensing means detects a...
US20050280687 Sheet-type detection device  
A reading sensor has first and second detection regions. The first detection region has high directivity and detects a thickness of a recording sheet. The second detection region has low...
US20110129242 Image-forming device  
An image-forming device includes: an image-forming unit; a sheet discharge unit; a sheet support unit; and a reading unit. The image-forming unit forms images on a recording sheet. The sheet...
US20080181637 PRINTING APPARATUS, PRINT CONTROL APPARATUS, AND PRINT CONTROL METHOD  
An apparatus operable to perform printing and connected to a control apparatus includes a storage unit configured to store paper information including paper identification information and paper...
US20110058828 LENGTH MEASUREMENT APPARATUS AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
A length measurement apparatus including: a measurement portion that measures a sheet length based on a rotational amount of a length measurement roll for a first detection period in which first...
US20130343773 METHOD AN APPARATUS FOR SELECTIVELY LOADING A CLEANING WEB IN A FUSER UNIT BASED ON MEDIA ATTRIBUTES  
An approach is provided for selectively loading a cleaning web useful in printing based on various media attributes of a media that is to be processed by a fuser unit. The approach involves...
US20130343770 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ELECTRONIC FUSER ASSEMBLY LABELING  
An approach is provided for pairing a fuser assembly with a media size and for electronically labeling the fuser assembly for use with the media size. The approach involves causing, at least in...
US20090010663 PRINTING APPARATUS AND PRINTING METHOD  
The present invention provides a printing apparatus and a printing method which, even if print media of different sizes are printed, can print images in well-balanced, optimum layouts according to...
US20120070215 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
An image forming apparatus comprises: a pair of first sheet ejecting rollers and a pair of second sheet ejecting rollers that eject a sheet on which an image is formed; a guide member that guides...
US20070160375 Image forming apparatus  
An image forming apparatus (1) comprises a positioning mechanism (53) which displaces a first bearing (63) bearing a first end (62a) of a rotation shaft (62) of a backup roller (52) so that a...
US20080080880 METHOD OF REVISING MEDIUM RESISTANCE AND IMAGE FORMING DEVICE USING THE SAME  
A method of revising a medium resistance to determine a transfer voltage and an image forming device to perform the same. The method includes supplying a medium recognition voltage to recognize a...
US20080003001 Methods for controlling print quality  
The present invention relates to a method of classifying print substrates for printing, to a print process, a method of estimating the print properties of print substrates and a novel use of ink...
US20070248369 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND CONTROL METHOD FOR THE SAME  
An image forming apparatus includes a transfer belt to carry a toner image, a transfer roller to make contact with the transfer belt to transfer the toner image onto a sheet from the transfer...
US20080025740 Image forming apparatus, program for image forming apparatus, and driver program for image forming apparatus  
An image forming apparatus includes a single-sided image forming unit that forms an image on a first side of a sheet and discharges the sheet in a predetermined discharge state, a first...
US20130195482 SHEET CONVEYING APPARATUS, IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS, SHEET CONVEYING DISTANCE CALCULATION APPARATUS AND SHEET LENGTH CALCULATION APPARATUS  
A sheet conveying apparatus includes a sheet conveying unit that conveys a sheet; a conveying amount measuring unit that measures a conveying amount of the sheet conveyed by the sheet conveying...
US20080078963 Optical sensor for detecting a medium  
An optical sensor used for detected the end portion of a medium includes a light-emitting unit for emitting light, a light-receiving unit for receiving the light emitted by the light-emitting, a...
US20110274453 FIXING DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCORPORATING SAME  
A fixing device includes a metal thermal conductor provided inside a loop formed by a fixing rotary body to heat the fixing rotary body; a heater provided inside the metal thermal conductor to...
US20090052913 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THE SAME  
An image forming apparatus includes a first sheet discharge unit, a second sheet discharge unit, a switching unit configured to cause a sheet discharge destination to switch between the first...
US20150037053 SHEET DETERMINATION APPARATUS USING ULTRASONIC WAVE TRANSMITTING UNIT OR RECEPTION UNIT  
A protection member is arranged such that the distance from an opening plane of a reception guide to the center of the protection member is half of the distance from the opening plane of the...
US20100196027 TANDEM PRINTING SYSTEM WITH SCHEDULER FOR PROCESSING PRINT JOBS  
According to aspects of the embodiments, there is provided a printing system that includes first and second marking devices for applying images to print media. A first fusing module associated...
US20080317485 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS AND METHOD THEREOF  
An image forming apparatus includes a static electricity eliminator to remove residual charge from a printing medium. A selector is provided to connect the static electricity eliminator to ground...
US20080152368 IMAGE FORMING DEVICE TO DETERMINE PAPER WIDTH AND IMAGE FORMING METHOD THEREOF  
An image forming device includes a sensor to detect whether a paper is discharged or not, a determiner to determine a paper width according to whether a sensing signal is output from the sensor...
US20130164015 FIXING DEVICE  
A fixing device includes: a rotatable fixing member configured to fix at a nip a toner image formed on recording paper; a rotatable pressing member configured to form the nip between itself and...
US20100061746 IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS  
It is an object of the present invention to provide an image forming apparatus that enables effective utilization of a sheet. The image forming apparatus includes a sheet conveying path that...
US20150116718 OPTICAL SENSOR AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCORPORATING SAME  
An optical sensor includes a light-emitting unit to emit light onto a measuring object, a regular reflection light receiver to receive regular reflection light from the measuring object out of the...
US20090060540 IMAGE FORMING DEVICE  
An intermediate transfer tandem type image forming device which has multiple first stage transfer units set parallel and a single power unit which simultaneously applies bias to the multiple first...
US20110058829 Sheet thickness detector and image forming apparatus using same  
The sheet thickness detector includes a fixed member, a displacement roller disposed opposite the fixed member and movable in such a linear direction as to be contacted with or separated from the...
US20100150587 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR ADJUSTING NIP WIDTH BASED ON THE MEASURED HARDNESS OF A FUSER ROLL IN AN IMAGE PRODUCTION DEVICE  
A method and apparatus for adjusting nip width based on the measured hardness of a fuser roll in an image production device is disclosed. The method may include receiving an identification of...
US20140037301 PRINTING APPARATUS AND CONTROLLING METHOD  
If the elapsed time since a sheet was stored in a sheet storage unit is less than or equal to a threshold value, control is performed such that the sheet is heated by a fixing unit before an image...
US20120148274 PROVIDING DESIRED GLOSS TO MIXED MEDIA SHEETS  
Method of fixing marking particles to sheets having different basis weights in a continuous stream of receiver sheets, includes: providing two fixing members which engage each other to form a nip,...

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