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X-ray computed tomography apparatus

According to one embodiment, an x-ray computed tomography apparatus includes an x-ray tube, a high voltage power supply, and focus size control circuitry. The x-ray tube includes a cathode, an anode, and a deflector configured to deflect the electrons from the cathode. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication apparatus, control method, and storage medium

A communication apparatus has a first communication function and a second communication function that has lower power consumption than the first communication function, and keeps information for communication based on the first communication function stored, even after the communication based on the first communication function with a partner apparatus is stopped. The communication apparatus determines whether the stored information is valid through communication based on the second communication function with the partner apparatus, and resumes the communication based on the first communication function with the partner apparatus upon re-obtaining the information for the communication based on the first communication function from the partner apparatus when at least a part of the stored information is not valid, and without re-obtaining the information for the communication based on the first communication function from the partner apparatus when the stored information is valid.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, control method, and program

In an information processing apparatus, a transmission unit transmits information stored by a storage unit to a communication apparatus when an access point corresponding to the information stored by the storage unit is an access point to which the communication apparatus is connectable, and transmits to the communication apparatus information on an access point selected using a displayed list when an access point corresponding to the information stored by the storage unit is not an access point to which the communication apparatus is connectable. The information processing apparatus communicates with the communication apparatus via an access point corresponding to information transmitted by the transmission unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image pickup apparatus with flash band compensation technique, control method therefor, and storage medium

An image pickup apparatus which is capable of, even when a flash band appears during a zooming operation, properly compensating for the flash band to generate a post-compensation image having no different levels of luminance. A lens unit has a zoom function. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image pickup apparatus, control method, and storage medium

An image pickup apparatus includes a finder unit configured to enable visual confirmation of an object image; a display unit located outside of the finder unit; and a control unit configured to control a display time for a first image acquired in a first shooting operation to be longer than a display time for a second image acquired in a second shooting operation in a case where a plurality of images is sequentially displayed on the display unit as a review display after continuous shooting is performed, the plurality of images being captured in the continuous shooting for continuously performing a plurality of shooting operations including at least the first shooting operation and the second shooting operation in response to a shooting instruction, the second shooting operation being performed after the first shooting operation.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus, method for controlling the same, and image capturing apparatus

An image processing apparatus detects predetermined information from an image signal and output a detection signal indicating the detected information, stores the detection signals for a plurality of periods, calculates a first prediction value based on a predetermined number of detection signals, from a newer one to older ones excluding a latest detection signal, stored in the storage unit, calculates a coefficient based on a difference between the first prediction value and a value of the latest detection signal, calculates a second prediction value based on the coefficient and the predetermined number of detection signals, from the latest one to older ones, and generates, based on the second prediction value, a control signal for controlling a predetermined constituent member.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, and control method

An imaging apparatus performs control to display first region information indicating a first region that is a region gazed at by a user and second region information indicating a second region that is a region of a main object within a region of a shot image region so as to be distinguishably superimposed on the shot image. In the above control, the imaging apparatus displays the first region information and the second region information based on the information on the identical position before the first instruction means is operated, and after the first instruction means is operated, the first region information and the second region information are displayed based on information of different positions corresponding to each region.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image pickup apparatus and control method for image pickup apparatus

An image pickup apparatus includes a touch detecting unit configured to be capable of detecting a touch operation performed on a touch panel; a viewfinder display unit configured to display a display indicating a set value of an item inside a viewfinder; and a control unit configured to execute control such that, in a case where a subject image is visible through the viewfinder, a set value of a first item is changed in response to a touch operation performed on the touch panel when a predetermined operation relating to image pickup is not being performed, and a set value of a second item that is different from the first item is changed in response to a touch operation performed on the touch panel when the predetermined operation is being performed.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Sheet conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet conveyance apparatus includes a connection member to connect or separate a motor to drive a conveyance roller, where a motor rotor has a rotation phase and a motor winding includes a driving current controlled by a controller. Per control by the controller, a value of a torque current component of a detected driving current becomes a target value of the torque current component and a value of an exciting current component of the detected driving current becomes a target value of the exciting current component. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus, control method for image processing apparatus, and storage medium

A guidance button for displaying a message to prompt a user to register image data is displayed if the image data is not registered, and the guidance button is deleted if the image data is registered such that another button can be displayed in such an area.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Communication apparatus, method for controlling communication apparatus, and storage medium

A communication apparatus is configured to accept input of a condition for selecting a communication apparatus to connect to, receive, from a first communication apparatus that is operating as a base station in a wireless network, information on the first communication apparatus and information on a second communication apparatus that is participating in the wireless network established by the first communication apparatus, and display, from among the first communication apparatus and the second communication apparatus, a communication apparatus or communication apparatuses that meet the condition input via the input unit, based on the received information.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Methods, device, server and computer program products for pushing data in a network environment comprising cache servers

The present invention relates to pushing at least one resource associated with a main resource, in response to a request for this main resource. After having received a request for a main resource and obtained from the cache memory a list of at least one resource linked to the main resource, an indication being associated with the at least one resource, the indication comprising a push policy defined by an application server, the at least one resource stored in the cache memory is pushed in response to a comparison of the indication associated with the at least one resource with a recommendation comprising a preferred push policy. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Light source apparatus, image display apparatus and control method for light source apparatus

A light source apparatus includes: a light-emitting unit having a plurality of light-emitting diodes having mutually different light emission colors; a setting unit configured to seta drive mode; and a control unit configured to drive the light-emitting unit in such that each of the plurality of light-emitting diodes emits light periodically, by a drive method corresponding to the drive mode set by the setting unit, wherein in a case where the light-emitting unit is lit with a predetermined light emission brightness, in a light-emitting diode from among the plurality of light-emitting diodes, a drive current value during a lighting period is lower and a lighting period during one cycle is longer in a second drive mode than those in a first drive mode.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and non-transitory storage medium

An information processing apparatus includes a first image acquisition unit configured to acquire first image data derived from a photoacoustic wave generated by light irradiation, a position acquisition unit configured to acquire position information indicating a position in the first image data having an image value that is within a predetermined range, a neighborhood position acquisition unit configured to acquire neighborhood position information indicating a neighborhood position neighboring the position based on the position information, and a display control unit configured to cause a display unit to display an image based on the first image data, the position information, and the neighborhood position information.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180225811

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium

Image processing generates reference gain information based on a first tone characteristic by using an input image, the reference gain information including a gain value corresponding to a luminance value for each pixel, the first tone characteristic including a luminance range in which a gain signal monotonically increases; generates a correction signal to correct the reference gain information based on a second tone characteristic in which the gain signal monotonically decreases or monotonically increases regardless of the luminance range by using the input image and a low-frequency image generated from the input image; and performs gain processing on the input image based on gain information obtained after the reference gain information is corrected by the correction signal.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180225069

Communication apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium

A communication apparatus equipped with a direct wireless communication function for executing a direct wireless communication with an external apparatus includes a memory that stores a program, and a processor that executes the program. The program, in a case that a first setting for instructing to use a service set identifier, ssid, corresponding to a user who logs in to the communication apparatus, is set in the communication apparatus, executes the direct wireless communication function using the ssid corresponding to the user who logs in to the communication apparatus, and in a case that a second setting for instructing to use an ssid that is different from a previous ssid which is generated previously is set in the communication apparatus, executes the direct wireless communication function using the ssid that is different from the previous ssid.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224800

Image forming apparatus, molded resin product for use with the image forming apparatus, and cartridge

A molded resin product for use with an image forming apparatus includes: a base portion formed of a resin material; a positioning portion provided on the base portion; and a movable member formed by injection molding so as to be movable relative to the base portion. When the molded resin product is connected to a connection part, the positioning portion positions the molded resin product and the connection part relative to each other, and the movable member is contactable to a contact portion of the connection part.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224799

Image forming apparatus, process cartridge, developing cartridge, and drum cartridge

An image forming apparatus in which a developer bearing member is disposed below a cleaning member, which cleans a charging member, so as to overlap with the cleaning member when viewed in a vertical direction and includes a base body and an elastic layer covering the base body and having a width in a longitudinal direction of the developer bearing member that accommodates the entire region of the cleaning member in the longitudinal direction. In the longitudinal direction, the cleaning member is disposed at a position where the entire region thereof in the longitudinal direction is accommodated in the width of the elastic layer.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224797

Cleaning device and image forming apparatus

A cleaning device includes a blade and a seal member including a first portion having first, second and third surfaces and including a second portion having a fourth surface. The first surface opposes a free end surface of the blade. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224795

Printing system including printing apparatus and printing control apparatus

A printing system includes a printing control apparatus and a printing apparatus. The printing apparatus includes a receiving unit that receives data transmitted from the printing control apparatus, and a power source control unit that causes the printing apparatus to enter a first power saving state or a second power saving state. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224794

Drum unit, process cartridge and image forming apparatus

A drum unit usable with a process cartridge includes a photosensitive drum having an axis l1; and a coupling member having an axis l2 and connected to an end portion of the photosensitive drum, the coupling member being provided with a projection extending toward an end portion of the coupling member, wherein the coupling member is movable along the axis l2 between a first position, and a second position in which the projection is closer to the photosensitive drum than in the first position, wherein the projection is provided with a force receiving portion for receiving a rotational force and an outer surface facing away from the axis l2, and wherein at least a part of the outer surface is more distant from the axis l2 as is further from the photosensitive drum in a direction of the axis l1.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224780

Fixing unit

A fixing unit includes a fixing portion including a rotatable heating member and a rotatable pressing member; a feeding portion including a first rotatable member and a second rotatable member; a main assembly; an openable member rotatably provided to the main assembly through a shaft and a bearing portion; an urging member; an engaging portion; and a portion-to-be-engaged. The openable member has a rotation center provided in a position where a direction of moment acting on the openable member by an urging force of the urging member is the same as a direction in which the openable member opens. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224778

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a rotary member 212 which transports a recording material; a first detecting unit 239 which is provided upstream of the rotary member in a transport direction of the recording material and detects the recording material; a second detecting unit 240 which is provided downstream of the rotary member in the transport direction of the recording material and detects the recording material; a driving unit 260 which drives the rotary member; a control unit 101 which controls the driving unit to rotate and stop the rotary member; and stopping units 120 and 121 which operate independently of the control unit and forcibly stop the driving unit based on detection results of the first detecting unit and the second detecting unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224777

Image heating device

An image heating device includes a cylindrical film, an opposing member opposing the film, an electroconductive frame, and a preventing member provided on the frame to prevent movement of the film and including a preventing surface contacting an end edge of the film when the film moves in a longitudinal direction thereof. The preventing member includes an enclosing portion extending from the preventing surface toward a central portion of the film with respect to the longitudinal direction so as to enclose an outer peripheral surface of a longitudinal end portion of the film, the enclosing portion being provided in a position where the enclosing portion is in non-contact with the outer peripheral surface of the film with respect to a radial direction of the film.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224774

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus provides a configuration capable of suppressing an increase in the resistance of an intermediate transfer belt. The image forming apparatus includes an electrification unit for electrifying an intermediate transfer belt to suppress an increase in resistance of the intermediate transfer belt.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224773

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a discharging device that discharges a sheet to which a toner image is transferred. The discharging device is disposed on a side opposite to a transfer surface of the sheet to which the toner image is transferred downstream from a nip portion between an intermediate transfer belt and an external secondary transfer roller in a sheet conveyance direction. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224770

Sealing member, toner accommodating container and image forming apparatus

A toner supply container includes a toner container body including a cylindrical portion and an opening, and a sealing member provided at one axial end portion of the container body. The sealing member is movable relative to the container body in an axial direction and includes a sealing portion provided at a side adjacent the container body and a coupling portion provided at a side remote from the container body. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224769

Developing apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming portion configured to form an image on a recording media and including a developer bearing member configured to bear developer and carry the developer, a regulating portion disposed opposite to the developer bearing member and configured to regulate an amount of the developer on the developer bearing member, a first chamber configured to supply the developer to the developer bearing member, and a second chamber configured to communicate with the first chamber to form a circulating route of the developer. In addition, a first feeding member feeds the developer in the first chamber, and a second feeding member feeds the developer in the second chamber. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224768

Image forming apparatus and image processing apparatus

In a case where another first region exists which faces the edge pixel across a second region on a line in a predetermined direction passing through the edge pixel of the first region, the correcting unit selects a correction amount for correcting the exposure amount applied by the exposing unit for the pixel to be corrected from information describing a plurality of correction amounts in accordance with a first number of pixels being a number of pixels on the line within the second region between the first region and the other first region and corrects the exposure amount for the pixel to be corrected in accordance with the selected correction amount.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224766

Developing device

A developing device includes a developing sleeve configured to carry and convey developer containing non-magnetic toner and magnetic carrier and having a plurality of concave parts on a surface thereof. The concave parts are periodically arranged in each of a rotation direction and a width direction of the developing sleeve, and each have a shape that can house a circular shape having a diameter equal to an average particle diameter of the carrier carried on the developing sleeve, in a planar view. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224728

Image display apparatus and image display system using the same

An image display apparatus includes: a light source unit that emits first to third color light with different wavelengths; first to third image modulation elements the first to third color light enters, respectively; a cooling unit that cools the image modulation elements; a temperature detecting unit that detect temperatures of the image modulation elements; and a control unit that controls the cooling unit based on detection results of the temperature detecting unit, such that a temperature difference between the first and second image modulation elements becomes a predetermined temperature difference or greater, and a temperature difference between the first and third image modulation elements becomes a predetermined temperature difference or greater. The first to third color light is green, red, and blue light, respectively. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224723

Electronic apparatus, method for controlling the same, and storage medium

An electronic apparatus includes a touch detection unit that detects a touch operation on a touch panel, a selection unit that selects positions on a display unit via a touch operation on the touch panel, and a control unit that controls the selection unit, wherein, in a case where a touch position movement is performed on the touch panel, the control unit controls the selection unit to select, from among positions of a plurality of selective candidates on the display unit existing in a direction of the touch position movement from a starting position of the touch position movement to a touch position at a first timing, positions based on a touch position movement up to a second timing after the first timing.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224718

Electronic device

The electronic device can be used with a power source module attached to a device main body. The device main body and the power source module are electrically connected to each other by the respective connector portions. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224717

Electronic device

The electronic device can be used with an accessory module that is a second device attached to a device main body that is a first device. The accessory module includes a locking member that is held so as to be able to be turned. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224713

Shutter device and image capturing apparatus

A shutter device (113, 113a) includes a shutter plate (1) where an opening is formed, a light shielding member (2, 3) movable reciprocally between a closed state where the opening is closed and an open state where the opening is open, a motor (19), a drive member (11, 12, 111, 112) including a cam engaging portion (11b, 12b, 111b, 112b), rotatable in conjunction with the light shielding member, and a cam member (15-1, 15-2, 114, 115) that is to be driven by the motor to rotate, the cam member engages with the cam engaging portion, and includes a first cam surface (15ic, 114i, 115g) and a second cam surface (15hc, 114g, 115i), the first cam surface drives the drive member to move the light shielding member to the closed state, the second cam surface drives the drive member to move it to the open state.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180224640

Zoom lens and image pickup apparatus having the same

A zoom lens includes in order from an object side: a positive first lens unit not moving for zooming; a negative second lens unit moving for zooming; a negative third lens unit moving for zooming; an intermediate lens group including a lens unit and moving for zooming; and a rear lens group including a lens unit, a lens unit, closest to an object of the zoom lens, not moving for zooming, an aperture stop being placed on a side of the object to or in the rear lens group, a distances between each pair of adjacent lens units changes for zooming, and a distance between the second and third lens units at a wide angle end, a distance between the second and third lens units at a telephoto end, and a maximum distance between the second and third lens units in a certain zoom range are appropriately set.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222802

Piezoelectric material, piezoelectric element, and electronic equipment

There is provided a lead- and potassium-free piezoelectric material having a high piezoelectric constant and a satisfactory insulation property and a piezoelectric element that includes the piezoelectric material. The piezoelectric material contains a perovskite-type metal oxide having the general formula (1): (naxba1-y)(nbyti1-y)o3 (wherein x satisfies 0.80≤x≤0.95, and y satisfies 0.85≤y≤0.95); and at least one rare-earth element selected from la, pr, nd, pm, sm, eu, gd, tb, dy, ho, er, tm, yb, and lu, wherein the rare-earth element content is more than 0 mol % and 5 mol % or less of the amount of perovskite-type metal oxide. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222705

Feeding apparatus

The feeding apparatus includes a pick-up roller, a feed roller, a separation roller which forms a separation nip portion with the feed roller, an encoder, and an engine control unit. The engine control unit obtains variation in rotation speed of the separation roller based on a detection result of the encoder, and determines a life condition of the separation roller based on the obtained variation in rotation speed of the separation roller.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222704

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a feeding apparatus feeding a recording material and a protruding member that protrudes downward from an apparatus main body; wherein when the feeding apparatus is installed below the apparatus main body, the protruding member is provided in a bottom portion of the apparatus main body so that inside the feeding apparatus the protruding member does not come into contact with a movable unit which is provided in the feeding apparatus so as to be movable with respect to the feeding apparatus, and the protruding member is positioned on an outer side of a feeding path of the recording material in the feeding apparatus, and moreover the protruding member penetrates more inward than an external surface of the feeding apparatus from above the feeding apparatus.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222702

Sheet accommodating device and image forming apparatus

A sheet accommodating device includes a housing; a sheet accommodating portion configured to accommodate a sheet and detachably mountable in the housing, the accommodating portion including, a supporting member supporting the accommodating portion so as to be rotatable relative to the housing, a movable member movable relative to the supporting member along the supporting member, a first urging member urging the movable member in a moving direction of the supporting member, a regulating member movable in a direction crossing with the moving direction of the movable member, and a second urging member urging the regulating member so as to protrude it from the movable member. The housing is provided with an engageable member engaged with the regulating member.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222700

Sheet supporting apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet supporting apparatus includes a sheet supporting portion, a regulation member, a flag portion, a detection portion, and a holding portion con. At the holding position, the holding portion supports the flag portion at the upper position in a case where the sheet supporting portion is positioned at the first position, and, at the allowing position, the holding portion allows movement of the flag portion to the lower position in a case where the sheet supporting portion is positioned at the second position. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222699

Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeding apparatus includes a sheet support portion configured to support a sheet, an ascending portion configured to cause the sheet support portion to ascend, a feeding portion configured to feed the sheet, a moving portion configured to support the feeding portion such that the feeding portion is movable between a separated position and a feeding position below the separated position, a holding portion configured to move between a holding position and an allowing position, a drive source, and a transmission unit including a first transmission portion configured to transmit the driving force to the ascending portion and a second transmission portion configured to transmit the driving force to the holding portion. The holding portion moves toward the allowing position in a case where the driving force is transmitted to the ascending portion and the holding portion respectively through the first transmission portion and the second transmission portion.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222698

Sheet supporting apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet supporting apparatus includes a sheet supporting portion supported liftably between a standby position and a lifted position, a lifting portion arranged below the sheet supporting portion, and configured to lift the sheet supporting portion toward the lifted position by pressing the sheet supporting portion from below. The sheet supporting portion includes a supporting surface defining a non-interference region in which a width regulating portion can move in a width direction. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222515

Tipping prevention unit, feeding apparatus, and image forming apparatus

A tipping prevention unit that prevents tipping of an image forming apparatus includes shafts holding a wheel of the image forming apparatus, a shaft that abuts the image forming apparatus at a position higher than the shafts, and a shaft that contacts a floor surface on which the image forming apparatus is placed at a position further protruding to the outside of the image forming apparatus than the wheel of the image forming apparatus.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222239

Sheet binding processing apparatus and image forming system having the same

A sheet binding processing apparatus includes a binding device which performs a binding process on a sheet bundle stacked on a stacking unit and a sheet bundle set at a manual setting portion, the stacking unit stacking introduced sheets, a sheet bundle being set to the manual setting portion from an outside; a moving portion which moves the binding device to a first binding position for performing the binding process on a sheet bundle stacked on the stacking unit and a second binding position for performing the binding process on a sheet bundle set at the manual setting portion; and a controller which causes the binding device, in a case that the binding process is not performed on a sheet bundle stacked on the stacking unit, to wait due to the moving portion at a position different from the first binding position.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222225

Printing apparatus and sheet winding method

A printing apparatus includes: a printing unit configured to perform printing on a sheet; a driving unit configured to apply a rotational force to a roll member that is rotatably held; and a pressing unit having a roller configured to apply a pressing force to an outer peripheral surface of a roll sheet wound around the roll member, wherein the pressing unit changes the pressing force during a sequence in which the driving unit applies a rotational force to the roll member and a sheet that has passed through the printing unit is wound.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222184

Piezoelectric actuator, method for manufacturing same, and liquid discharge head

A piezoelectric actuator has a ground substrate layer, an intermediate layer containing at least one of ti and tio2 on the ground substrate layer, an electrode layer containing pt on the intermediate layer, and a piezoelectric layer containing lead zirconate titanate on the electrode layer, in which the lead zirconate titanate contained in the piezoelectric layer is preferentially oriented in the (100), (001), or (110) direction, the pt contained in the electrode layer is preferentially oriented in the (111) direction, and the half width of the rocking curve in the (111) plane of the pt contained in the electrode layer in x-ray diffraction is 1° or more.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222115

Shaping apparatus and shaping method

A shaping apparatus includes a first moving unit that moves a base member; a shaping unit that performs a shaping operation of stacking the shaping material on a stacking surface of the base member, thereby shaping a shaping object; a cooling unit that performs a cooling operation of cooling the shaping object shaped on the stacking surface of the base member; and a control unit, wherein the control unit implements control such that the first moving unit moves the base member, on which the shaping object has been shaped, to the cooling unit and a subsequent base member is inserted into the shaping unit when the shaping operation ends, and such that the shaping operation of the shaping unit and the cooling operation of the cooling unit are executed in parallel.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222056

Method of teaching robot and robot system

A robot system includes a robot, a vision sensor, and a controller. The vision sensor is configured to be detachably attached to the robot. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180222049

Method of controlling robot, method of teaching robot, and robot system

A robot system includes a robot, a vision sensor, a controller, and an input unit. The vision sensor configured to measure a feature point and obtain a measured coordinate value. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180221917

Capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer and method for manufacturing the same

A capacitive micromachined ultrasonic transducer includes an element. The element includes a plurality of cells. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180220994

Medical information processing system and medical image processing apparatus

A medical information processing system in an embodiment includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry acquires an ultrasound image including an observation target and having additional information, positional information indicating a position of an ultrasound probe in a subject at time of collection of the ultrasound image, and a reference image obtained by taking an image of a region including the observation target at a time point other than the time of collection. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180220915

Ecg waveform detecting apparatus and imaging apparatus

According to one embodiment, an ecg waveform detecting apparatus includes an input circuit and processing circuitry. The input circuit receives an ecg signal. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/09/18 / #20180220895

Information processing apparatus and information processing method

The present invention employs an information processing apparatus, comprising: an information processing unit configured to: acquire concentration information, which indicates a spatial distribution of concentration of a substance constituting an object and which originates from a photoacoustic wave generated by light irradiation of the object; and correct, based on the concentration in a specific position of the object in the concentration information, the concentration in a deep region of the object deeper than the specific position in the concentration information.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220114

System for controlling projector, information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

. . A system includes a control unit configured to change a gradation value of an image to be projected by a projection unit according to a gradation value detected from a captured image acquired by capturing a screen on which an image is projected by the projection unit and a generation unit configured to generate an adjustment image for adjusting a projection image shape projected by the projection unit based on the gradation value changed by the control unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220113

Projection display system, information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium therefor

A projection control apparatus includes an acquisition unit configured to acquire a captured image of a projection plane on which a first image is projected by a projection unit, a specification unit configured to specify an image projection area of the projection unit within the captured image acquired by the acquisition unit, an association unit configured to, in the captured image of the projection plane on which a second image different from the first image is projected by the projection unit, associate coordinates on the image projection area specified by the specification unit with coordinates managed by the projection unit, and a control unit configured to calculate distortion correction parameter for the projection unit by using an association result of the between the coordinates by the association unit. The projection control apparatus can reduce the time for adjustment of a projection image shape.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220098

Control method

As a solution to problems, provided is a control method including a display step of not executing display processing for displaying, on a display unit, a message indicating that there is an image that is not browsed when a non-layout image in a plurality of images indicated by layout information is not browsed and a layout image in the plurality of images indicated by the layout information is browsed, and executing the display processing when the layout image in the plurality of images indicated by the layout information is not browsed.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220096

Imaging apparatus, imaging system, and moving object

An embodiment provides an imaging apparatus including pixels arranged to form rows including first and second rows, first control lines connected to the pixels of the first row, second control lines connected to the pixels of the second row, and a scan unit including at least a first row drive unit generating first control signals supplied to the first control lines and a second row drive unit generating second control signals supplied to the second control lines, the scan unit being configured to drive the pixels in units of rows based on a scanning signal. The first control signals generated by the first row drive unit is input to the second row drive unit. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220091

Image sensor and image capturing apparatus

An image sensor in which at least a portion of an imaging plane thereof has a curved shape, wherein the imaging plane includes a plurality of pixels that are two-dimensionally arranged, each of the plurality of pixels having: a photoelectric conversion region that is provided with an impurity region of a first conductivity type that is formed in a semiconductor substrate; and an impurity region of a second conductivity type that is formed on a substrate surface side of the photoelectric conversion region, and impurity concentration in the impurity region of the second conductivity type varies depending on a position on the imaging plane.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220089

Solid state imaging device

Provided is a solid state imaging device including: pixels arranged in a first direction and provided in a pixel well region, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion element and a pixel output unit configured to output a pixel signal based on a signal generated by the photoelectric conversion element; a first wiring connected to the pixel output unit of each of the pixels and arranged extending in the first direction; a second wiring arranged extending in a direction corresponding to the first direction; a third wiring connected to the second wiring at a connection portion located inside the pixel well region in a planar view; and a differential amplification circuit having two input terminals. The pixel signal is input to one of the input terminals via the first wiring, and a potential of the third wiring is input to the other of the input terminals.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220079

Image pickup system, image pickup apparatus, and method of controlling the same

In a method of setting an osd function according to a related technique, it is not allowed to select various superimposing techniques. In a case where a monitoring camera supports a plurality of superimposing techniques, a user is supposed to select one of the superimposing techniques via a troublesome operation. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220078

Image capturing control apparatus capable to perform notification for change of capturing range, method of controlling, and storage medium

An image capturing control apparatus, comprises: at least one processor or circuit configured to perform the operations of following units: a display control unit configured to perform control to display a video that an image capturing unit is capturing on a display unit; a boundary setting unit configured to set a boundary in relation to the video that is displayed on the display unit; a detection unit configured to detect a change of a capturing range in the image capturing unit; and a notification unit configured to, in a state in which the capturing range displayed does not include the outer side of the boundary, and in a case where the boundary is close to the capturing range from the inner side of the boundary, perform a notification by a display.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220077

Information processing apparatus having camera function, display control method thereof, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus having a camera function, including: a display control unit configured to display a live view image acquired via a camera on a display unit; and an image analysis unit configured to perform, when performing an image capturing of an object every area: projective transformation of an image of an already-captured area of the object, for which image capturing has already been completed, onto a plane space of the live view image; and an image analysis to display the image of the already-captured area for which the projective transformation has been performed along with the live view image, and the display control unit displays, in accordance with analysis results by the image analysis unit, the image of the already-captured area for which the projective transformation onto the plane space of the live view image has been performed.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220076

Image capturing apparatus having self-image display mode, and control therefor

An image capturing apparatus includes an image capturing unit to capture an image of a subject via an optical system, and a display unit having a display surface configured to display the image, and being rotatably supported with respect to the image capturing unit. In an exemplary embodiment, an open and close angle of a display panel and a rotation angle threshold to be used when the display unit is changed to “a self-image capturing display” according to an image capturing field angle are changed, thereby switching an orientation of the image in the display in consideration of not only an orientation of the display panel but also an image capturing field angle.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220074

Image shake correction apparatus, lens apparatus, imaging apparatus, and control method

According to an aspect of the invention, an offset calculator calculates a first offset value from an angular velocity detection signal which is detected by an angular velocity sensor and determines a panning offset value as a second offset value. A camera shake correction controller controls driving of a shift lens group and performs camera shake correction on the basis of a signal obtained by subtracting the first offset value. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220065

Information processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, information processing method, and recording medium storing program

The present invention is directed to implementing at least one of speed-up of detection processing and reduction of misdetection. An information processing apparatus includes an acquisition unit configured to acquire a captured image, a first setting unit configured to set a plurality of detection areas of an object for the captured image, a second setting unit configured to set a condition for detecting an object on a first detection area and a second detection area set by the first setting unit, wherein the condition includes a detection size in the captured image, and a detection unit configured to detect an object satisfying the detection size set by the second setting unit from the plurality of detection areas set by the first setting unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220063

Image processing apparatus, electronic apparatus, display processing apparatus, and method for controlling the same

An image processing apparatus includes a selection unit that selects any of a plurality of items arranged in a first area, a switching unit that switches a mode between a at least first mode, in which an item displayed in the first area selectable, and a second mode, in which the image processing apparatus accepts an operation for an item line including a plurality of items arranged in a second area, and a control unit that performs control to display the item line so that a boundary area between two items included in the item line is not at a predetermined position in the second area in the second mode, and display the item line so that the boundary area is at the predetermined position based on switching to the first mode.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220062

Image capture apparatus and control method for the same

An image capture apparatus controls the image capture apparatus, in a case where a subject image can be viewed via a viewfinder, so that a moving distance of a predetermined item, which indicates a designated area on a display unit within the viewfinder that can be viewed via the viewfinder, moves for a first moving distance of a touch position on a touch panel is larger when the designated area has a second size larger than a first size, than when the designated area has the first size. It is possible to increase operability for a user in the case of moving an item, whose size is variable, by moving the touch position.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220058

Image capture apparatus, control method therefor, and computer-readable medium

An image capture apparatus uses an image sensor that includes pixels for focus-detection that double as pixels for image-capturing. After signals of pixels used as the pixels for focus-detection are read out, signals of pixels used as the pixels for image-capturing are read out. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220053

Processing device, processing method, system, and article manufacturing method

A processing device including an imaging unit for obtaining image data by imaging an object and a control unit for controlling the imaging unit, wherein the control unit configured to determine a condition for the imaging on the basis of a magnitude of a luminance distribution corresponding to the image data.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220045

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

An image processing apparatus determines whether each of pixels in a scanned image is a color pixel or a monochrome pixel, determines whether each of blocks including the multiple pixels in the scanned image is a color block or a monochrome block, based on determination results of the respective pixels, and determines that the scanned image is a color image in a case where an arrangement pattern of blocks determined to be color blocks matches a predetermined pattern.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220038

Image forming apparatus configured to adjust print positions and method for controlling image forming apparatus configured to adjust print positions

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit configured to form an image by using a developer, and a controller configured to control the image forming unit to form a test image on the sheet, acquire information related to the test image, and correct, based on the information, a position on the sheet, wherein the test image is used to detect positional deviation, wherein the controller performs first processing in which the image forming unit forms the test image and a first pattern image, and second processing in which the image forming unit forms the test image and a second pattern image, wherein the image forming unit forms the first pattern image so that an adhesion amount of the developer becomes a first amount, and the second pattern image so that an adhesion amount of the developer becomes a second amount that is larger than the first amount.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220034

Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus

An image reading apparatus includes a reading unit including a reading sensor to read image information from a sheet through a transparent portion. The reading unit is movable with respect to a frame of the apparatus and is urged by an urging member toward a facing member facing the transparent portion. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220033

Communication apparatus, communication method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium

A communication apparatus comprises: a sending unit that sends data to a designated destination; a receiving unit that receives a response to the send by the sending unit; a recording unit that records information relating to a send when the send is performed by the sending unit, and associates and records, when a response to the send is further received by the receiving unit, information of a send-source of the response; and a control unit that causes the sending unit to resend data based on information recorded in the recording unit, wherein the control unit causes the sending unit to resend data to a destination indicated by information, among the recorded information, for which a predetermined time has elapsed since the recording and for which a response has not been received by the receiving unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220032

Image processing method that obtains special data from an external apparatus based on information multiplexed in image data and apparatus therefor

An image processing method is provided for acquiring additional information from image information obtained by shooting a printed product on which the additional information is multiplexed by at least one of a plurality of different multiplexing methods, the method comprising: attempting decoding of the additional information from the image information by a plurality of different decoding methods corresponding to the plurality of different multiplexing methods; and outputting, by a unit, the additional information successfully decoded.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220028

Image reading apparatus, control method for controlling image reading apparatus, and storage medium

An image reading apparatus includes a conveying unit to convey a document, first and second reading units, a reception unit, a selection unit, and a setting unit. The first reading unit generates image data form a document first side and the second reading unit generates image data from a second side in parallel with the first reading unit reading. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220025

Information processing device, control method, and program

A program is provided for causing a computer of a device having a predetermined program and at least one other program other than the predetermined program to execute acquiring processing for acquiring an exclusive object before the job is generated using the predetermined program and generating the job by means of the predetermined program in a state in which the acquired exclusive object is held.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220015

Image processing apparatus, method for controlling the image processing apparatus, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus, in response to selection of a setting history of a job, receives an instruction to register a job setting corresponding to the selected setting history as a frequently used setting.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220014

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus according to one embodiment of the present invention includes a storage unit configured to store a template group for assigning image data, an acquisition unit configured to acquire identification information of a photographing area in which the image data is photographed inside a facility, and a selection unit configured to select a template with a design corresponding to the identification information of the photographing area inside the facility from the template group stored in the storage unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220012

Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus

An image reading apparatus includes: an optical unit movably provided to a device main body; a flexible flat cable connected to the optical unit and to the device main body through a curved portion; a first friction surface on which the flexible flat cable abuts on an opposing surface of the device main body opposing the optical unit; and a second friction surface having a frictional force smaller than that of the first friction surface on which the flexible flat cable abuts on the opposing surface, wherein when the optical unit is positioned at an end portion on one side in a moving direction, the flexible flat cable abuts on the first friction surface, and the flexible flat cable further abuts on the second friction surface on a side where the curved portion is formed outside of the first friction surface in the moving direction of the optical unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180220006

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus includes a detection unit that detects a start of using a voice communication unit in a set period during processing for establishing a connection with another information processing apparatus for performing remote assistance for the information processing apparatus, a display control unit that, when a start of using the voice communication unit is detected, displays a notification screen including a telephone number set as contact information of an assistance source of the remote assistance and an instruction object for instructing to make a phone call to a communication destination corresponding to the telephone number, and a calling unit that, when a phone call to the communication destination is specified via the instruction object in the notification screen, makes a phone call to the communication destination.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180219845

Control method

A control method includes receiving, from a user through a screen displayed on a display unit by using a first program, an execution instruction to execute authentication processing for authenticating communication by a first wireless communication unit between a communication apparatus and an information processing apparatus, in a case where the execution instruction is received, displaying on the display unit by using a second program a setting screen for receiving from a user an input for selecting a target communication apparatus for the authentication processing from a plurality of communication apparatuses, and displaying on the display unit a notification region for notifying a user of information regarding an operation to be executed on the setting screen displayed on the display unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180219719

Information processing method and server

An information processing method of the present invention includes: a transmission control step of performing transmission control of data to a server; a storage control step of storing backup data for data to be transmitted to the server; and an acquisition step of acquiring a retention period of data transmitted to the server. In the transmission control step, in a case where the transmission control was stopped and is started again and the acquired retention period continues, the stored backup data is transmitted so as to be continued from data that was transmitted to the server until the transmission control was stopped.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180219692

Communication apparatus, method for controlling communication apparatus, and storage medium

In a case where a signal received while a communication apparatus is in a power saving state is a multicast listener query signal, whether a multicast address of the signal matches a predetermined address of a multicast group joined by the communication apparatus is determined. In a case where the signal matches, a multicast receiver report is transmitted to a source of the multicast listener query signal.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180219037

Solid-state imaging device

A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of pixels, a reference signal supply unit configured to output a reference signal, and a comparison unit configured to output a signal depending on the reference signal and a signal from the pixel. The comparison unit includes a comparator circuit including an input terminal and an output terminal, a first switch configured to connect the input terminal and the output terminal of the comparator circuit, a clamp capacitor including a first terminal connected to the input terminal of the comparator circuit, a second switch connected to a second terminal of the clamp capacitor, and configured to select one of the signal from the pixel and the reference signal and to input the selected signal to the second terminal, and a clipping circuit arranged in an electrical path through which the reference signal is input to the comparator circuit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180219033

Solid-state imaging device and imaging system

A solid-state imaging device includes a plurality of pixels each including a photoelectric converter that generates charges by photoelectric conversion and a charge holding portion that holds charges transferred from the photoelectric converter. The photoelectric converter includes a first semiconductor region of a first conductivity type provided in a surface portion of a semiconductor substrate, a second semiconductor region of a second conductivity type provided under the first semiconductor region and configured to accumulate generated charges, a third semiconductor region of the first conductivity type provided under the second semiconductor region, and a fourth semiconductor region of the first conductivity type provided in a part of a portion between the first and second semiconductor regions. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218899

Original holding apparatus, pattern forming apparatus, and method of manufacturing article

An original holding apparatus of a simple arrangement and an arrangement in which a part does not protrude below an original in a normal operation state is provided. The original holding apparatus includes an original holding unit which holds the original, and a fall prevention mechanism which changes from the first state in which fall prevention of the original from the original holding unit is not performed to the second state in which fall prevention of the original is performed in response to the stop or lack of supply of a holding force holding the original to the original holding unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218827

Wiring structure for electronic apparatus and image forming apparatus

A holder holds a first magnetic member through which the first signal cable is passed and a second magnetic member through which the second signal cable is passed. The holder holds the first magnetic member with a first holding portion including an elastic engagement portion. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218785

Medical image display apparatus

According to one embodiment, a medical image display apparatus comprising a memory and processing circuitry. The memory configured to store a task management table associating a processing task executed for a medical image with state information representing whether or not the processing task has been executed. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218714

Image display apparatus, image processing apparatus, image display method, image processing method, and storage medium

The present disclosure changes a position of a combined image relative to a display unit in at least one of a horizontal and a vertical direction of the display unit based on information about a position and an orientation at the time of combined image display on the display unit and information about a position and an orientation of an image display apparatus at the time of image capturing by an imaging unit. In this case, the present disclosure changes the position of the combined image such that a moving amount of the combined image falls within a predetermined range in at least one of the horizontal and the vertical directions of the display unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218527

Image processing apparatus for laying out image on template and image processing method

There is provided a technique for dividing a plurality of images into a plurality of image groups using a method which differs according to a predetermined condition. An image processing apparatus divides the plurality of images into the plurality of image groups according to time information corresponding to the plurality of images which are candidates to be laid out on a template. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218526

Information processing apparatus and information processing method

An information processing apparatus according to one embodiment of the present invention includes: a laying-out unit configured to lay out image data in a template; a storage unit configured to store a content edited by a user for a layout result laid out by the laying-out unit; and a reflection unit configured to reflect the edited content on a re-layout result in a case where the image data is re-laid out by the laying-out unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218500

Medical image processing apparatus, medical image processing method, and computer-readable medium

A medical image processing apparatus includes a core line identifying unit that identifies a core line of a predetermined region of a tubular structure from medical three-dimensional image data, a center position identifying unit that identifies a center position of the tubular structure from a plurality of points forming the core line identified by the core line identifying unit, an obtaining unit that obtains positions where straight lines intersecting at the center position and the tubular structure in the medical three-dimensional image data are in contact with each other, and a calculating unit that calculates a length of the tubular structure based on the positions obtained by the obtaining unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218487

Model generation apparatus, evaluation apparatus, model generation method, evaluation method, and storage medium

At least one model generation apparatus that generates a model representing a feature of specific data belonging to a specific category includes a selection unit configured to select, based on a degree of conformity between each of a plurality of pieces of specific data belonging to the specific category and each of a plurality of pieces of reference data included in a previously-set reference data group, at least one piece of reference data from the reference data group with respect to each piece of specific data, a parameter specifying unit configured to specify a parameter corresponding to the reference data selected by the selection unit with respect to each of the plurality of pieces of specific data, and a model generation unit configured to generate, as a model of the specific data, a parameter model indicating a distribution of at least one parameter specified by the parameter specifying unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218483

Image processing apparatus, image capturing apparatus, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus acquires a first image generated by image capturing, stores data about an image restoration filter that is used for an image restoration process and corresponds to a first f-number, stores interpolation data corresponding to each of a plurality of second f-numbers different from the first f-number, which relates to an interpolation proportion in an interpolation process, and generates, when an image capturing f-number as the f-number for the image capturing is one of the second f-numbers, a second image by performing for the first image a correction process that includes the image restoration process and the interpolation process, by using the image restoration filter corresponding to the first f-number and the interpolation data corresponding to the image capturing f-number.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218482

Apparatus, system and method for dynamic in-line spectrum compensation of an image

An image processing apparatus is provided and includes one or more processors and a memory storing instructions. The one or more processors are controlled to receive image stream data captured by an image capturing apparatus and store, in memory, a current image frame from the received image stream data and store, in memory, a previously received image frame from the received image stream data. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218477

Data interpolation device, method therefor, and image processing apparatus

A device includes a calculation unit configured to calculate difference data up to a predetermined stage with respect to a plurality of reference data, a selection unit configured to select a forward difference parameter from the reference data and the difference data, an adjustment unit configured to adjust the forward difference parameter to segment a corresponding forward step width, and an arithmetic unit configured to determine interpolation data for the plurality of reference data, by performing a forward addition operation based on the adjusted forward difference parameter.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218208

Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus includes a character recognition processing unit configured to execute character recognition processing on the image data, an acquisition unit configured to acquire one or more character string blocks included in the image data, from the image data, a selection unit configured to select a character string block to be used for setting of a file name, from among the one or more character string blocks acquired by the acquisition unit, and a setting unit configured to set the file name of image data by using a character recognition result of the character recognition processing unit for the character string block selected by the selection unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180218206

Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus obtains image data obtained by reading an original, specifies a type of the original using obtained image data, and displays, on a display unit, character strings used for a name of a file of the obtained image data, as selectable candidates of character strings. When a user selects a character string of the candidates of character strings among the candidates of character strings, the image processing apparatus sets the selected character string as a character string used for the name of the file of the image data. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217797

Image processing apparatus and method for controlling image processing apparatus

There is provided a method for controlling an image processing apparatus, including storing histories of a predetermined number of jobs in a storage unit, displaying the histories of the jobs stored in the storing, performing control to, in a case where the histories of the predetermined number of jobs are stored in the storage unit, delete, from the storage unit, one of the histories of the jobs stored in the storage unit in accordance with execution of a job and store a history of the executed job in the storage unit, and making settings in such a manner that a history of a job selected by a user is not deleted from the storage unit under the control.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217788

Information processing apparatus, storage medium, and method

An information processing apparatus operable to execute an operating system comprises a processor which is capable of executing the instructions causing the information processing apparatus to, at a time different to the obtainment processing by the operating system and after the installation of the device driver, execute, by using a second time interval which is a time interval longer than a first time interval, a plurality of requests for obtaining the configuration information from a peripheral apparatus using a function for obtaining the configuration information, and wherein obtained information is saved as the configuration information of the peripheral apparatus.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217786

Information processing system, method for controlling information processing system, and storage medium

An information processing system transmits a received message to a child tenant disposed immediately below a specific tenant based on a message attribute of the child tenant that is set by a setting unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217781

Information processing apparatus that controls access to non-volatile storage medium, method of controlling the same, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus that controls access to a non-volatile storage medium mounted therein to thereby make it possible to prevent occurrence of a read/write error and physical damage to the non-volatile storage medium. The information processing apparatus includes an hdd as the non-volatile storage medium and a ram disk on a ram as the volatile storage medium. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217743

Image processing apparatus, control method, and computer readable medium

A program in which the amount of change in at least one element, other than a position in a predetermined direction, between the state of a first knob stopping at a stopping position on a first slider and the state of the first knob that has moved a predetermined distance in the predetermined direction from the stopping position is different from the amount of change in the element between the state of a second knob stopping at a stopping position on a second slider and the state of the second knob that has moved the predetermined distance in the predetermined direction from the stopping position.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217740

Information processing apparatus and information processing method

It is possible to improve usability at the time of text editing performed on a user interface. An information processing apparatus capable of newly displaying an object for text to display text in an enlarged view in accordance with a user operation, the information processing apparatus including: a display control unit configured to display a text box at a predetermined position in a display area of the information processing apparatus; and a moving unit configured to move, in a case where the text box is operated, the text box from the predetermined position in a direction opposite to a direction in which the object for text is displayed with respect to the text box.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217735

Information processing apparatus, display control method, and program

An information processing apparatus that causes an item to be displayed in a display region of a display unit includes a first control unit that moves an item placed in a predetermined placement region of a plurality of placement regions set in the display region based on a user drag operation, a second control unit that performs, in a case where the drag operation is released in an area other than the plurality of placement regions, cancel processing for placing the item in any placement region of the plurality of placement regions, and a third control unit that stops the cancel processing in a case where inputting to the display region by the user is received before the cancel processing performed by the second control unit is completed.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217731

Information processing apparatus, display controlling method, and program

An information processing apparatus includes a display control unit that displays a thumbnail list of a plurality of pages in a first display area of a display unit and displays a page corresponding to a thumbnail selected in the thumbnail list displayed in the first display area in a second display area of the display unit, and a movement control unit that moves an item in response to a drag operation, wherein the movement control unit moves an item in a first page displayed in the second display area to a thumbnail corresponding to a second page that is different from the first page in the thumbnail list displayed in the first display area in response to a drag operation, and thus the display control unit displays the second page in the second display area.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217656

Information processing apparatus control method therefor and storage medium

An information processing apparatus to which an external device is attachable includes an initialization unit configured to, when the information processing apparatus is activated from a power-off state, execute initialization of the external device, and not to, when the information processing apparatus is returned from a power-saving state, execute the initialization of the external device.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217553

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a main assembly; a transfer portion; a fixing portion; an opening provided on the main assembly; a door; a first guiding member provided in the main assembly and a second guiding member provided on the door and is interlaced with the first guiding member; a supporting plate supporting the first guiding member; the first guiding member has a convex curved surface of a shape such that a force received by the first guiding member when the door is opened with a sheet jammed between the first and second guiding members is in a direction of urging the first guiding member to the supporting plate.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217541

Fixing apparatus and image forming apparatus

When a developer image in which the amount of developer per unit area is substantially the same is formed over two adjacent heating regions and a difference between first target temperatures for two adjacent heating regions is outside a predetermined range, the first target temperature for one of the two adjacent heating regions is corrected to a second target temperature which is higher than the first target temperature, so that the difference between the first target temperatures for two adjacent heating regions is within a predetermined range.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217538

Addition-curable liquid silicone rubber mixture, electrophotographic member, method for producing the same, and fixing apparatus

Provided is an electrophotographic member, the member including an elastic layer that is formed by graphite particles dispersed in a silicone rubber and has high thermal conductivity in the thickness direction. The electrophotographic member has a substrate and an elastic layer on the substrate, in which the elastic layer contains a cured product of an addition-curable liquid silicone rubber mixture including graphite particles, the dibutyl phthalate (dbp) oil absorption number of the graphite particles is from 80 cm3/100 g to 150 cm3/100 g, the thermal conductivity in the thickness direction of the elastic layer is from 1.1 w/(m·k) to 5.0 w/(m·k), and the modulus in tension of the elastic layer is from 0.1 mpa to 4.0 mpa.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217537

Addition-curable liquid silicone rubber mixture, electrophotographic member and production method therefor, and fixing apparatus

The present disclosure provides an electrophotographic member having an elastic layer containing graphite particles dispersed in a silicone rubber and having a high thermal conductivity in the thickness direction. The electrophotographic member includes a substrate and an elastic layer on the substrate, the elastic layer containing a cured product of an addition-curable liquid silicone rubber mixture including an addition-curable liquid silicone rubber and graphite particles, and the graphite particles having a dbp oil absorption number of 40 cm3/100 g or more and lower than 80 cm3/100 g.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217529

Belt conveyance apparatus

A stretching roller for stretching an intermediate transfer belt is tiltably disposed, and includes a sliding ring unrotatably disposed at both axial ends of a roller portion. The intermediate transfer belt winds and slidably rotates around the sliding ring. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217527

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus including a cleaning unit removably mountable to an apparatus main body under a state of being supported by a transfer unit, and movable with respect to the transfer unit in a longitudinal direction of a cleaning member under a state of not being mounted to the apparatus main body. The apparatus main body includes a frame unit portion configured to position a cartridge with respect to the apparatus main body in an axial direction of a photosensitive drum. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217522

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a photosensitive member that rotates at a first speed, an intermediate transfer member that rotates at a second speed lower than the first speed, and a collecting member disposed in a state in which a fixed surface is pressed against the rotating intermediate transfer member. The collecting member collects toner remaining on the intermediate transfer member after a toner image is secondarily transferred from the intermediate transfer member to a transfer material.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217354

Electronic apparatus

The electronic apparatus includes a base member, a rotatable operation member, a clicking member rotatable together with the rotatable operation member, an exterior member disposed between the base and rotatable operation members, a switching operation member provided with an operation knob and movable between first and second positions, a pressing member and a contact, member both held by the base member, the pressing member being biased toward the clicking member, the contact member being biased toward the switching operation member to contact the switching operation member, and a stopper member movable together with the switching operation member. When the switching operation member is located at the first position, the pressing member contacts the concave and convex portions. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180217352

Focus control apparatus, image capturing apparatus, and focus control method

A focus control apparatus includes a controller configured to provide a focus control that holds an object distance on which an image capturing optical system is focused that includes a magnification varying lens and a focus lens, and a calculator configured to calculate a defocus amount by using information on lens sensitivity that represents a relationship between a unit moving amount of the magnification varying lens and a moving amount of an image plane in the image capturing optical system, and information on error amounts of stop positions of the magnification varying lens and that of the focus lens. The controller moves the focus lens in a moving range limited based on the defocus amount.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180216993

Radiation imaging apparatus having function of detecting start of radiation irradiation and radiation imaging system

Apparatus includes: pixel array having bias line; readout circuit; bias circuit supplying bias voltage to the bias line and having detector to detect current of the bias line and having amplifier and adc; first power supply supplying voltage to the readout circuit; second power supply supplying voltage to the amplification circuit; and power supply supplying voltage to the first and second power supplies and the adc via voltage line and ground line. The ground line includes first ground line connecting ground terminals of the first and second reference power supplies and second ground line connected to the power supply and the first ground line. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215922

Compound, resist composition for color filter, color filter, dyed fiber, and dyeing method

An object is to provide a compound having high color developability and excellent heat resistance, and a resist composition for a color filter and a color filter that contain the dye composition. Another object is to provide a dyed polyamide fiber product having excellent wet rubbing fastness. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215565

Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeding apparatus, including: a containing portion removable from the sheet feeding apparatus and including a tray; a pickup roller; a support portion configured to fall the pickup roller on the sheet stacked on the tray when a far-side end of the containing portion reaches a predetermined position; a detector configured to detect the containing portion; a motor configured to drive the pickup roller; and a controller configured to control an operation of feeding the sheet by the pickup roller, wherein, during a period in which the pickup roller is driven with the detector detecting the containing portion, the controller allows the operation when an amount of a load torque applied to a rotor of the motor is equal to or larger than a predetermined value and inhibits the operation when the amount of the load torque is smaller than the predetermined value.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215564

Sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeding apparatus includes a stacking surface on which a sheet is stacked, a feed portion configured to feed the sheet in a sheet feeding direction, first and second detecting portions disposed at positions different from each other in a width direction orthogonal to the sheet feeding direction and so as to overlap with the stacking surface in a view from a height direction orthogonal to the stacking surface, the first and second detecting portions being configured to detect height positions which are positions in the height direction of an uppermost sheet, and a control portion configured to stop feeding the sheet by the feed portion based on at least one detection result of the first and second detecting portions in feeding the sheet.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215168

Liquid discharge apparatus and liquid discharge head

A common supply channel is connected to one end of a discharge module having a discharge orifice that discharges liquid, and a common recovery channel is connected to the other end of the discharge module. A valve connecting the common supply channel and common recovery channel is provided in an adjustment channel, and is opened under a first opening pressure. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215156

Inkjet printing apparatus

An inkjet printing apparatus includes a printhead having an ejection orifice surface on which ejection orifices for ejecting ink are arranged, where the printhead performs a printing operation in a printing area; a carriage including the printhead, and movable in a first direction; a cap for covering the ejection orifice surface; and a wiper that wipes the ejection orifice surface. The cap is movable, by a movement of the carriage, to a first position, and to a second position farther from the printing area along the first direction. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215149

Liquid discharging head substrate, liquid discharging head, and liquid discharging apparatus

A liquid discharging head substrate, in which driving elements for driving discharging elements are arranged, the substrate comprising a conductive film, for supplying a power-supply voltage to the driving elements, provided to cover the driving elements in a plan view, and a power-supply pad, for receiving the power-supply voltage, provided at an end of the substrate in the plan view, wherein the conductive film has an outer shape that is not linearly symmetrical in the plan view, openings are formed in the conductive film, the conductive film has a first portion and a second portion whose impedance from the pad in the conductive film is smaller than that of the first portion, and the substrate further comprises a conductive pattern connecting the first portion and the second portion.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215141

Recording apparatus and recording method

A recording apparatus includes a transfer body, an application unit configured to apply, onto the transfer body, an ink containing a color material, and a transparent transferability improving liquid for improving transferability of the ink onto a recording medium, a transfer unit configured to transfer an ink image formed on the transfer body onto the recording medium by bringing the transfer body into contact with the recording medium, a detection unit configured to detect a region in which the ink remains on the transfer body after the transfer unit transfers the ink image, and a determination unit configured to determine, based on a detection result of the detection unit, an amount of the transferability improving liquid to be applied to the transfer body by the application unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180215047

Sensor and robot

A sensor includes a first support portion, a second support portion, an incremental encoder, a magnetic-flux generating source, and a magnetoelectric transducer. The incremental encoder includes a scale supported by the first support portion and a head supported by the second support portion. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180214133

Ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus and ultrasonic diagnostic assistance method

According to one embodiment, an ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry is configured to set a plurality of small regions in at least one of a plurality of medical image data. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180214116

Ultrasound diagnosis apparatus, image processing apparatus, and image processing method

An ultrasound diagnosis apparatus includes: transmission and reception circuitry that generates reception signals corresponding to channels, from reflected waves arranged to be received at mutually the same time by transducer elements that transmitted an ultrasound wave, by controlling transducer elements included in an ultrasound probe; extracting circuitry that extracts, prior to a beam forming process, first signals corresponding to the channels from the reception signals corresponding to the channels while suppressing signals originating from a tissue and further extracts a second signal by performing the beam forming process after suppressing, of the extracted first signals corresponding to the channels, a component in a predetermined direction; calculating circuitry that calculates blood flow information from the second signal; and controlling circuitry that generates a blood flow image from the blood flow information and causes display to display the generated blood flow image.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180214110

Medical image-processing apparatus, x-ray ct apparatus, and medical image-processing method

A medical image-processing apparatus of embodiments includes processing circuitry. The processing circuitry extracts plural regions corresponding to at least one of a lobe and a subsegment forming a lung from three-dimensional medical-image data that is acquired by imaging in temporal order. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180214027

Acoustic wave measuring apparatus and control method thereof

An acoustic wave measuring apparatus generates a characteristics information distribution of the inside of an object by using an acoustic wave propagating from the object, and includes a receiving unit that receives the acoustic wave, a first imaging unit that images a first area of the object from a first direction, and acquires an image of the first area, a second imaging unit that images a second area smaller than the first area of the object from a second direction different from the first direction, and acquires a local image, a designating unit that receives, from a user, designation of a position where the imaging is performed by the second imaging unit in the image of the first area captured by the first imaging unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

08/02/18 / #20180214008

Forward and angle view endoscope

Exemplary apparatus and optical systems for forward and side view apparatus are described. These apparatus include a light focusing element, a grating element inclined with respect to the optical axis of the apparatus, and a transparent element. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213656

Decompression container, processing apparatus, processing system, and method of producing flat panel display

A decompression container includes an outer wall including a first member. The first member includes a first base portion and a first rib portion. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213585

Communication apparatus, communication method, and program

A communication apparatus selects one of a first connection method and a second connection method, wherein the first connection method is a connection method in which a connection is made between the communication apparatus and a second different communication apparatus to acquire, from the second different communication apparatus, a communication parameter for use by an access point to create a wireless network, while the second connection method is a connection method in which a role determination process is performed. The communication apparatus displays on a display unit an image including information indicating the selected connection method. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213578

Communication apparatus, communication method, and program

A communication apparatus includes an acquiring unit that acquires information regarding another communication apparatus from a captured image; a determining unit that determines, on the basis of the information acquired by the acquiring unit, whether the other communication apparatus requests a connection using an infrastructure mode based on an ieee 802.11 standard or requests a connection using wi-fi direct; and a providing unit that provides, to the other communication apparatus, a communication parameter used for a connection requested by the other communication apparatus on the basis of a result of determination by the determining unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213566

Trigger frames adapted to packet-based policies in an 802.11 network

In 802.11ax networks with access points, a trigger frame offers scheduled and random resource units to nodes for data uplink communication to the access points. To make more effective the usage of the network, the access point may design the trigger frame to force the nodes to send some categories of data. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213479

Communication apparatus controllable from external apparatus via wireless communication, control method for the communication apparatus, and recording medium

A communication apparatus includes a communication unit that transmits a signal at a predetermined interval and a control unit that includes a first state and a second state in which power consumption is lower than in the first state. When the control unit shifts from the first state to the second state, the communication unit changes a transmission interval of the signal from a first interval to a second interval, which is longer than the first interval. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213447

Communication apparatus, control method, and storage medium

A communication apparatus obtains information regarding a network measured by a different apparatus from the different apparatus, connects to the network related to the information based on the obtained information regarding the network, perform communication of data via the connected network, and, in a case where information regarding a second network is obtained while communication of data via a first network is performed, controls switching of connection based on a first time length required to complete communication when connection to the first network is continued and a second time length required to complete communication when connection is switched to the second network.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213387

Communication apparatus, communication method, and program

A communication apparatus communicates service information with another communication apparatus during a predetermined period which repeatedly starts in a predetermined cycle and during which a plurality of apparatuses including the communication apparatus transmit or receive a beacon, communicates, with the other communication apparatus during the predetermined period, address information to be used for communication for executing a service indicated by the service information, and communicates, using the address information, with the other communication apparatus for executing the service indicated by the service information at a timing based on the predetermined cycle.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213219

Solid-state imaging device, imaging system, and movable object

A solid-state imaging device includes a pixel that outputs a pixel signal of an analog signal, a readout unit that converts the pixel signal into a digital signal to generate a digital pixel signal, a memory unit that stores the digital pixel signal, and a first inspection signal output unit that outputs a first inspection signal to the memory unit such that the memory unit stores the first inspection signal. The first inspection signal stored in the memory unit is output from the memory unit in a period after output of the digital pixel signal of a frame ends and before output of the digital pixel signal of a next frame starts.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213169

Solid state imaging device

A disclosed embodiment includes: semiconductor substrate including a pixel region in which a plurality of pixels are arranged, each of the pixels including a photoelectric conversion unit configured to accumulate charges generated from an incident light, a charge holding portion configured to hold the charges transferred from the photoelectric conversion unit, and an amplification unit including an input node configured to receive the charges transferred from the charge holding portion; a light-shielding portion arranged so as to cover at least the charge holding portion and extending over at least two or more of the plurality of pixels; a contact plug connected to the light-shielding portion; and a wiring connected to the contact plug to supply a fixed potential to the light-shielding portion via the contact plug.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213167

Solid state imaging device, imaging system, and manufacturing method of solid state imaging device

A solid state imaging device as an embodiment has a first transfer unit that includes a first gate and transfers charges from a photoelectric conversion portion to a holding portion; a second transfer unit that includes a second gate and transfers charges from the holding portion to a floating diffusion portion; and a third transfer unit that includes a third gate and drains charges from the photoelectric conversion portion to the charge draining portion. The impurity concentration of a second conductivity type in at least a part of a region under the first gate of the first transfer unit is lower than the impurity concentration of the second conductivity type in a region under the second gate of the second transfer unit and the impurity concentration of the second conductivity type in a region under the third gate of the third transfer unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213161

Image processing apparatus, imaging apparatus, image processing method, and recording medium

An image processing apparatus includes: a memory configured to acquire a plurality of visual point images; a visual point change processing unit configured to perform image processing on image data based on the plurality of visual point images to generate a combination image; an area designation unit configured to designate an area subjected to the image processing using the visual point change processing unit; and an adjustment unit configured to set an adjustable range of the image processing for each area designated by the area designation unit.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213157

Electronic apparatus that displays image suitable for opened/closed state and rotated state of display unit

An electronic apparatus which independently detects opening/closing and rotation of a display unit, and displays an image suitable for an opened/closed and rotated state of the display unit. The opening/closing sensor, the rotation sensor, and a magnet are arranged so that: when the display unit is closed with respect to an apparatus main body with the display panel facing a rear of the apparatus main body, both sensors detect a positive magnetic field; when the display unit is opened, an opening/closing detection result is switched not to detect the magnetic field in a range of an opening/closing angle from 90° to 175°, and the rotation sensor detects the magnetic field; and when the display unit is rotated, the opening/closing sensor does not detect the magnetic field, and a rotation detection result is switched to detect the magnetic field in a range of a rotating angle from 90° to 180°.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213155

Image stabilization apparatus and control method therefor, image capturing apparatus, and storage medium

An image stabilization apparatus includes an acquisition unit configured to acquire information about a lens, a motion vector detection unit configured to detect a motion vector from a plurality of images captured by an image capture unit for capturing an object image, and a calculation unit configured to calculate an image blur correction amount for correcting an image blur, on the basis of the motion vector detected by the motion vector detection unit, and a shake of an image capturing apparatus detected by a shake detection unit for detecting the shake of the image capturing apparatus. The calculation unit changes weights applied to the motion vector and the shake of the image capturing apparatus for calculation of the image blur correction amount, on the basis of information related to perspective of the lens acquired by the acquisition unit.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213147

Information processing apparatus having camera function and producing guide display to capture character recognizable image, control method thereof, and storage medium

In order to capture entire object, it is necessary for an image capturer to move a mobile terminal in various directions and to determine whether all is captured, and therefore, the operation of the image capturer becomes complicated. An information processing apparatus having a camera function, which displays a live view image acquired via a camera on a display, determines, by analyzing the live view image, a direction of an uncaptured area that should be captured next and whether the live view image is an image suitable to ocr processing, and displays, in accordance with analysis results of the live view image, a guide to prompt a user to perform an operation so that an image corresponding to the determined direction of the uncaptured area of the object is captured next.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213114

Image forming apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium

An image forming apparatus having a short-range wireless communication function includes a scanner that scans a document and generates image data of the document, and a storage that stores the image data generated by the scanner. If an operation mode of scanning a document by the scanner and transmitting image data of the document to an external apparatus by the short-range wireless communication function is instructed, the scanner is controlled to generate image data of a document, and store the image data in the storage, and then the image data stored in the storage is transmitted to the external apparatus by the short-range wireless communication function.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213103

Image processing apparatus, method of controlling the same, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus comprises a first controller that includes a plurality of processing units, a second controller that includes a plurality of processing units that include a first processing unit for executing processing in common with at least one of the plurality of processing units. The image processing apparatus measures, when executing a job by using at least one of the plurality of processing units, a memory band performance between a memory and a processing unit to be used for executing the job, and controls to cause, in a case that the measured memory band performance is higher than a predetermined value, the first processing unit to substitute processing to be executed by the at least one of the plurality of processing units, otherwise to stop power supply to the second controller.. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213102

Printing system, printing system control method, and storage medium

A printing system includes a printing apparatus that prints an image on a sheet, a sheet processer that executes sheet processing, and a sheet detection sensor that detects a sheet on which the sheet processing is performed not in association with the printing of an image, where the printing of an image is restricted in response to detection of a sheet by the sheet detection sensor.. . ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213098

Information processing apparatus with operation unit, control method therefor, and storage medium storing control program therefor

An information processing apparatus that is capable of displaying icons that are arranged properly without causing user's time and effort. A display unit displays icons for selecting a function from among mounted functions. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

07/26/18 / #20180213020

Information processing apparatus that records remote support operation log, remote support system, methods of controlling these, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus capable of presenting an audit trail of operations performed during remote support to a user. A multifunction peripheral for which remote support is performed by an operator pc connected thereto via a network. ... Canon Kabushiki Kaisha








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