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12/31/15 / #20150381855

Image processing device and facsimile machine

. . An image processing device reduces an image in a sub-scanning direction at a reduction factor of 1/2n (n>1) and includes one or more asics each of which performs image reduction at a reduction factor of 50%. When the one or more asics perform the image reduction processing in n stages each at the reduction factor of 50%, one of the asics performs an i-th stage of the image reduction processing at 50% (n−1≧i≧1) and stores resulting image data into a buffer memory that is equal in size to 1/2i of one band. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150381854

Document reading device and image forming apparatus

A document reading device includes: a document feed section; a contact glass plate on which an original document is fed from the document feed section; a white color reference member beside a front surface of the contact glass plate; a first reading unit beside a back surface of the contact glass plate, configured to read the original document on the front surface of the contact glass plate or the white color reference member; and a positioning member configured to position the white color reference member to be read selectively between a first reading position being the same position as the original document in contact with the front surface of the contact glass plate and a second reading position away from the front surface of the contact glass plate by a document passage clearance allowing the original document to pass between the contact glass plate and the white color reference member.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150381851

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a punch hole detection section, a position calculating section, an image adding section, and an image forming section. The punch hole detection section analyzes image data of a scan image obtained through scanning of an original document to detect two punch hole images. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150381849

Document processing device that facilitates evaluation of document, document processing method, and recording medium

A document processing device includes a storage circuit, an input circuit, an output circuit, and a control circuit. The storage circuit stores document data including at least one of character data and image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150381840

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a determination section, an acquisition section, a generation section, a notification section, and a management section. The determination section determines, when receiving a print job from a predetermined terminal apparatus via a network, whether or not the print job is a private print job. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150381838

Image reading device

An image reading device includes a document conveyance section, a reading section, a determination section, an operation control section, a reading instruction request section, and a reading instruction reception section. The determination section determines whether a document sheet is an identifier sheet indicating identification information for identifying an information processing device that is a communication target. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150379835

Electronic device that outputs easily recognizable notification sound and recording medium

An electronic device includes a sound output circuit, a notification sound control circuit, and a stop instruction accepting circuit. The sound output circuit outputs a sound. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150379385

Image forming apparatus

In a situation in which an error detecting section detects occurrence of consumable exhaustion during execution of a print job involving multi-page printing and the consumable exhaustion is resolved, a job managing section specifies a user who has resolved the consumable exhaustion. Upon determining that a print job of the specified user is to be executed using a consumable of the same type as the consumable of which exhaustion has occurred, the job managing section inserts the print job of the specified user at an error pause point to cause the printer to perform printing of the print job of the specified user directly after resolution of the consumable exhaustion.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150379378

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has a trial printing mode in which, when printing of a plurality of sheets of an image of a read document is requested, one sheet is printed first, the printing is interrupted once, and then the remaining sheets are printed after the interruption of the printing is released. The image forming apparatus has an image reading device, a printing unit, a judgment unit, and a control unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150379340

Image processing device

A binarizing section generates binary image data representing a binary image from raster image data representing a raster image. A white-pixel ratio determining section determines, based on the binary image data, a white pixel ratio for each line of the binary image and a position of each of lines having a white pixel ratio equal to or greater than a predetermined first threshold among the lines of the binary image, and also determines a white pixel ratio for an entirety of the binary image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378647

Image forming apparatus and image formation method suitable for changing between the normal mode and sleep mode

Provided is an image forming apparatus that is coping with the response and the energy-saving effect. The image forming apparatus has a host system and a proxy response system. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378303

Electric wire member and image forming apparatus including the same

An electric wire member includes at least one bending portion that electrically connects a processing unit for performing an image forming process on a paper to a high voltage board for supplying a high voltage to the processing unit, and the at least one bending portion includes a coil type bending portion having a coil shape of one turn or more.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378300

Sheet conveyance device and image forming apparatus that promptly reduces generation of electromotive force during jam process

A sheet conveyance device includes: a motor; an on-off control unit, which selectively executes an on control and an off control on the motor; a rotation control unit, which selectively executes a first-direction control and a second direction control; a jam detecting unit; an interlock switch; and a setting unit. The first-direction control sets a rotation direction of the motor as a first direction when the motor is rotated by the on control. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378295

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has a patch forming unit, a reversing unit, a patch detecting unit, and a fixing condition correcting unit. The patch forming unit forms a patch for fixability test on conveyed paper by a fixing roller having a fixing condition set corresponding to the execution of a print job. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378291

Induction heating unit and fixing device and image forming apparatus including this

A induction heating unit is configured to inductively heat a heating member being rotated in a predetermined rotating direction by magnetic flux. The induction heating unit includes a housing, a magnetic flux generating source, a core member and a securing member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378286

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

The fixing device includes a fixing member heated from inside; and a pressing member forming a fixing nip with the fixing member. A toner image transferred on a sheet is heated and pressed so as to be fixed on the sheet at the fixing nip through which the sheet is nipped and conveyed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378285

Transferring device and image forming apparatus

A transferring device includes a conveying belt, a transferring roller, a stretching roller and a guide member. The conveying belt comes into contact with an image carrier carrying a toner image and conveys a sheet via a contact position to the image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378281

Image forming apparatus and a method for measuring discharge starting voltage

An image forming apparatus includes an alternating transformer that splits an alternating voltage into a first alternating voltage and a second alternating voltage, a developer bias application unit, an alternating voltage shutoff unit, and a discharge starting voltage measurement unit. The developer bias application unit applies a pulsed sleeve roller voltage composed of a first alternating voltage superimposed on a first direct voltage to a sleeve roller and also applies a second alternating voltage and a second direct voltage separately to a magnetic roller in order to apply a pulsed magnetic roller voltage composed of the second alternating voltage superimposed on the second direct voltage. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378279

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a toner case, an opening/closing member, a lever member, a drive transmission mechanism, and a biasing member. The toner case is attached to an apparatus main body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378277

Developing device and image forming apparatus provided with same

A developing device includes a housing, a developer carrier, a conveying member and a surface layer. The conveying member conveys the developer in the first conveying direction and supplies the developer to the developer carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150378268

Triarylamine derivative and electrophotographic photosensitive member

A triarylamine derivative is represented by general formula (i). In general formula (i), r1 and r2 each represent, independently of one another, a chemical group selected from the group consisting of a halogen atom, an optionally substituted alkyl group having a carbon number of at least 1 and no greater than 6, an optionally substituted alkoxy group having a carbon number of at least 1 and no greater than 6, and an optionally substituted aryl group having a carbon number of at least 6 and no greater than 12. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150377944

Electronic apparatus preventing erroneous detection of sensor output due to ac line noise and erroneous detection prevention method

Provided is an electronic apparatus that can prevent erroneous detection of a sensor output due to an ac line noise. A power supply circuit includes a noise filter, input rectifying smoothing circuit, converter circuit, and output smoothing circuit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150375956

Sheet ejecting device and image forming apparatus

A sheet ejecting device includes a sheet conveyance path, an exit port, at least one ejection roller pair, and a sheet detection portion. The sheet detection portion detects a sheet being ejected. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150375950

Sheet feeder and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeder includes a tray configured to load a sheet to be fed thereon. The tray has a tray upper face and a pair of cursors. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150375533

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device includes a conveyor belt and a suction section. The conveyor belt conveys a recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150375513

Ink container and inkjet recording apparatus including the same

An ink container includes an ink pack and a housing. The ink pack includes an ink containing section made from a flexible film and containing an ink therein, an ink supply port in communication with the ink containing section, and an engaging counterpart portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/31/15 / #20150375496

Image forming apparatus having capability of printing wrapping paper for packaging three-dimensional object, and image forming method using the same capability

Provided is an image forming apparatus that can easily print a wrapping paper for packaging a three-dimensional object. An image reading part acquires an image of an object matter placed on a document table. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150373223

Image forming apparatus, image formation method, and recording medium that execute application

Provided is the image forming apparatus, image formation method, and recording medium, which make unnecessary a change of the function in the side of a whole apparatus control platform, when the addition (extension) of the function of application is needed. Image processing service i/f, device operation service i/f, and network communication service i/f of a platform service i/f part are independent, without cooperating, respectively. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150373210

Device management system that improves accuracy of alert notification, device management apparatus, and device management method

A device management system includes an electronic device, a device management apparatus, a value acquiring circuit, a time calculation circuit, and an alert notification circuit. The alert notification circuit notifies an alert indicating that an adjustment-limit time calculated by the time calculation circuit is close. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150370510

Image forming apparatus that executes fax job concurrently with print job while reducing delay in fax job processing, job execution method, and storage medium

An image forming apparatus includes a processing circuit, a memory, a data reception circuit, a bus, and a transmission amount control circuit. The processing circuit concurrently executes a plurality of jobs including a fax job and a print job. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150370207

Image forming apparatus and method of warning life of charging roller in image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a charging roller, a temperature sensor, a humidity sensor, a sampling part, a life consumption degree calculating part and a warning processing part. The sampling part executes temperature/humidity inputting process inputting temperature of the temperature sensor and humidity of the humidity sensor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150370203

Fixing device and image forming apparatus with same

A fixing device includes a housing, a magnetic flux generation source, a first rotary body, a second rotary body, a first core, a second core, a shaft portion, a magnetic shielding body and an air flow generator. The shaft portion has a hollow cylindrical shape, holds the second core on a peripheral surface and includes an internal space extending in an axial direction inside. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150370201

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressuring member, a heat insulating member and a coil spring. The fixing member is arranged rotatably. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150370065

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus including the same

An optical scanning device includes a housing and a cover. An engaging hole is formed in the housing and an engaging piece is formed in the cover. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/24/15 / #20150368056

Paper feed device, and document transport device and image forming apparatus including the same

A paper feed device includes a paper tray, a set-state sensor, a paper feed unit, and a control unit. The control unit checks an output from the set-state sensor each time before the start of the intermittent paper feed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150363680

Image forming apparatus

This image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a charging unit, an error detection unit, a determination unit, and a charge-condition changing unit. The image forming unit creates printouts. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150363679

Information processing apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with image processing program stored thereon

An information processing apparatus includes: an image data acquisition section configured to acquire image data; an output target image specifying section configured to specify, from the image data, an output target image to be output; an image size calculating section configured to calculate an image size of the output target image based on a magnitude of a region where the output target image exists in the acquired image data; an actual size acquisition section configured to acquire, from the acquired image data, actual size information indicating an actual size of the output target image; a ratio calculating section configured to calculate a ratio of the calculated image size to the actual size indicated by the actual size information; an image processing section configured to enlarge or reduce the output target image according to the calculated ratio; and an output section configured to output the enlarged or reduced output target image.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150362889

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier unit, a developing device, a unit support frame, a retainer, and a developing device moving mechanism. The retainer swings in a first direction, in which the image carrier unit and the developing device are mounted in the unit support frame, to perform positioning of an image carrier, and swings in a second direction, in which the image carrier unit and the developing device are drawn out from a main body of the image forming apparatus, to unlock a positioned state of the image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150362875

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing part, a first conveying part, a second conveying part, a biasing member and a separation supporting mechanism. The first conveying part following the fixing part includes rollers to convey a sheet at second linear velocity faster than first linear velocity of the fixing part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150362873

Fixing device, image forming apparatus

A fixing device that can suppress ufp generation includes a heating roller, a heater, and a dust preventing member. The heating roller is larger in width than a maximum paper passing region through which a sheet of a predetermined maximum size passes. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/17/15 / #20150362862

Developer conveying apparatus, developing device, and image forming apparatus

A developer conveying apparatus includes a developer housing portion, a first spiral feeder, a second spiral feeder, a driving unit, an operation control unit, and a sensor. The first spiral feeder and the second spiral feeder each include a hollow spiral member and rib members. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/10/15 / #20150355583

Fixing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A fixing device includes a heated roller member, a pressure member, a separation member, and a discharge state switching mechanism. The heated roller member is heated by heating means. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/10/15 / #20150353314

Sheet processing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet processing device includes a housing, a sheet stacking portion, a sheet discharge portion, a contact member, a conveyance unit, and an association mechanism. A sheet discharge portion is disposed in the housing and faces a space over the sheet stacking portion, the sheet discharge portion including a pair of discharge rollers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/10/15 / #20150353309

Document feeder and image forming apparatus

A document feeder includes a lift plate, a storage section, and an operation display section. The lift plate lifts a document sheaf up to a feed position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/10/15 / #20150353302

Sheet feed cassette, sheet feeder, and image forming apparatus

A sheet feed cassette includes a cassette main body, a sheet loading plate, a regulating member, and an auxiliary member. The sheet loading plate has a support surface and an opening. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150350476

Document reading device and image forming apparatus

A document reading device includes a document reading section, a sticky note image detecting section, a first determining section, a detection target image storage section, a consistent image detecting section, a second determining section, and a control section. When the first determining section determines that the position of a sticky note image in a document image of an original document is at a location in the document where a content is described and the second determining section determines that an image consistent with the sticky note image is located at a signature space in a second document image of the original document read by a different reading, the control section permits formation or saving of the second document image acquired by the different reading.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150350473

Image forming apparatus that executes application, image formation method, and recording medium

An image forming apparatus is provided with a control circuit. The apparatus control platform where the control circuit manages the hardware resources on an operating system. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150350472

Image forming device, image forming method and recording medium that allow application to run

Provided is an image forming device includes a control circuit having (1) a device control platform managing a hardware resource on an operating system, (2) a standard application execution part executing a standard application utilizing the hardware resource under the control of the device control platform, (3) an extended application platform with a standard function service that allows for a utilization of a function of the standard application executed by the standard application execution part, and (4) an install service adding, without having to change a configuration of a standard firmware, an interface in order to cope with a function that is not available and allowing for utilization thereof.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150350402

Mobile terminal, selection processing method

A mobile terminal includes a motion detecting portion, a display processing portion, a touch detecting portion, and a selection processing portion. The motion detecting portion detects a motion of shaking the mobile terminal and a direction toward which the mobile terminal was shaken. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150350269

Information processing device and information processing method

To provide an information processing device that facilitates an audience to transmit information thereto. This information processing device is configured to include a memory part having an audience area and to be connected with first (presenter side) and second (audience side) terminals. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150348145

Support system that can customize attribute kind of product for each dealer, recording medium, and support method

A support system includes a function execution circuit and a customer information management circuit. The function execution circuit uses customer information indicative of a specific content related to a customer to execute a specific function. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150347967

Support system, support method, and recording medium for promoting usage

A support system includes a function execution circuit, a customer-information managing circuit, and a usage-availability setting circuit. The function execution circuit uses customer information indicative of a specific content related to a customer to execute a specific function. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150347834

Image processing device and image forming apparatus

According to a processing period for ocr processing of image data for character recognition for a given page, the image processing section determines whether or not to generate image data for character recognition for a next page subsequent to the given page in accordance with an image quality setting different from that set for the given page. Upon determining generation in accordance with an image quality setting different from that set for the given page, the image processing section determines the image quality setting for the next page based on document type and size of the given page of the original document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150347062

Mobile terminal, print request method

A mobile terminal includes a motion detecting portion, a selection processing portion, and a transmission processing portion. The motion detecting portion is configured to detect a motion of shaking the mobile terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346841

Character input system, information processing apparatus, character input method

A character input system includes a mobile terminal and an information processing apparatus. The mobile terminal includes: a motion detecting portion configured to detect a motion of shaking the mobile terminal; and a notification processing portion configured to transmit a motion notification to the information processing apparatus when the motion detecting portion detects the motion of shaking the mobile terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346675

Image carrier unit and image forming apparatus including same

An image carrier unit includes: an image carrier; a cleaning roller collecting a residual toner remaining on a circumferential surface of the image carrier; a conveyance member receiving the residual toner and conveying the residual toner towards a one-end part side in a rotation-axis direction of the cleaning roller; and an operating mechanism making the cleaning roller perform thrust operation in the rotation-axis direction. The cleaning roller is obtained by spirally winding, around a roller circumferential surface a plurality of times, a base cloth of a long shape in which a plurality of brush bristles are implanted, and a plurality of wound areas formed on the roller circumferential surface by the winding have a downstream side of the roller circumferential surface in a side view from a direction orthogonal to a rotating shaft is directed towards the one-end part side in the rotation-axis direction.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346674

Cleaning device and image forming apparatus

A toner crushing wire is disposed in a cleansing housing so as to extend along a rotating shaft of the cleaning roller. The toner crushing wire is allowed to swing along a cleaning housing inner wall facing the peripheral surface of the cleaning roller in non-contact with the cleaning housing inner wall. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346668

Image forming apparatus and method for controlling image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a discharge tray; a printing unit; a stacking controlling unit that determines a front side value related to toner amount on a front side of a sheet and a back side value related to toner amount on a back side, determines an absolute value of difference between the front side value and the back side value for each sheet, determines a correction value of each sheet based on the absolute value and correction value data, adds the correction value to a predetermined value for determining a corrected count value of each sheet, integrates the corrected count value, and detects full of the discharge tray when the integrated value reaches a predetermined upper limit value; and a storage unit for storing the correction value data in which the correction value is determined corresponding to the absolute value.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346667

Image forming apparatus and image formation method having toner saving mode

Provided is an image forming apparatus that can fully reduce toner consumption. The image forming apparatus includes a memory part and a toner saving processing part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346666

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an operation panel including a display section that displays buttons, a touch panel section, and piezoelectric elements. The image forming apparatus also includes a vibration control section and a determination section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346665

Image forming apparatus and method for controlling the same

An image forming apparatus includes a zero cross signal generator, a lower limit detector for detecting whether or not an absolute value of a peak voltage of an ac voltage is a lower limit value or lower, a determining unit to control a first up/down counter to increment by one when the absolute value of the peak voltage of the ac voltage is the lower limit value or lower in a half period and to decrement by one when the absolute value has not become the lower limit value or lower, and to determine that a to-be-recorded deviation for which information is recorded has occurred when a value of the first up/down counter becomes a predetermined lower limit reference value or higher, and a storage unit for storing deviation information indicating the deviation in a nonvolatile manner when the to-be-recorded deviation has occurred.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346663

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a pressing member and a temperature sensor. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346661

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a heat source and a reflecting member. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably around a rotation axis. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346657

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a first rotatory body, a first heater, a second rotatory body, a temperature detection section, and a determination section. The first heater heats the first rotatory body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346656

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a first rotatory body, a heater, a pressure receiving member, a supporting member, a second rotatory body, a position detection section, and a determination section. The position detection section detects a position of an outer circumferential surface of the first rotatory body in terms of a radial direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346653

Fixing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A fixing device includes a separation plate, an arm member, an axial member, a support bracket, and a temperature sensor. The separation plate is disposed spaced apart from a peripheral surface of a heating rotating body by a predetermined clearance distance k2. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346649

Image forming apparatus, image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of image carriers, an intermediate transfer belt, a plurality of transfer rollers, a print control portion, and a contact pressure control portion. The plurality of transfer rollers are provided in such a way as to be in contact with the intermediate transfer belt at positions respectively corresponding to the image carriers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346642

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus (1) includes an image forming section (12), an intermediate transfer belt (125), a drive roller (125a), a secondary transfer roller (210), a brush section (80), a cleaning device (70), a power supply device (81), and a ground portion (82). The brush section (80) is disposed at a location downstream of the secondary transfer roller (210) in a direction of travel of the intermediate transfer belt (125) and facing the drive roller (125a) with the intermediate transfer belt (125) in between. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346640

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a main housing, a drum unit, a developing unit, a toner container, and a paper conveyance unit. The drum unit includes a photosensitive drum. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346639

Untransferred toner recovery device and image forming apparatus

In an initial recovery stage of untransferred toner, a conveying stirring screw is rotated at a high speed by using a second driving path. When the amount of collected untransferred toner increases and the rotating torque of the conveying stirring screw reaches a setting torque value of a second torque limiter, a driving path is switched to a first driving path, so that the conveying stirring screw is rotated at a low speed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346630

Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, aperture fixing method

An optical scanning device includes a first aperture and an adjustment mechanism. The first aperture includes a first opening portion and a first cut portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346486

Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus, aperture fixing method

An optical scanning device includes a cylindrical aperture, a support member, and a base portion. In the aperture, an opening portion that restricts a beam path width of a laser beam emitted from a light source is formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346482

Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus

An optical scanning device includes a light source, a scanning member, a converging lens, a first aperture, a second aperture, and a support member. The first aperture is provided between the converging lens and the scanning member and includes a first opening portion configured to restrict a beam path width in a main scanning direction of the laser beams emitted from the light source. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150346481

Optical deflector and image forming apparatus including the same

In an optical deflector, a vibration mirror part extends in a direction crossing a swing axis of the vibration mirror part. A rib part extending along an extension direction of the vibration mirror part is formed on an opposite side surface of the reflective surface side in the vibration mirror part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150344248

Image forming apparatus and sheet tray

An image forming apparatus includes a housing, a sheet conveyance passage, a main tray, a downstream tray, and an elastic member. The main tray includes a first fastening portion and a first support portion, and is pivotable about an axis of the first support portion to thereby be openable and closeable with respect to the housing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

12/03/15 / #20150344171

Packaging box

A packaging box includes a body part, flaps and a buffer. The body part has a rectangular bottom plate and side plates erected from four sides of the bottom plate, and is provided with an opening at an upper face. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150341525

Facsimile apparatus and facsimile communication system

A facsimile apparatus includes a data acquisition section, a facsimile transmission candidate image storage section, a destination receiving section, a facsimile communication section, a print setting information management section, and a facsimile transmission image generating section. The facsimile communication section is configured to transmit and receive, to and from a destination facsimile apparatus, information necessary for facsimile communication including a facsimile transmission candidate image and print setting information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150341519

Image reading device, and image forming apparatus including the same

An image reading device includes a slide member, a guide rail, an engagement mechanism, a link member, and a link mechanism. The slide member abuts on and separates from a bottom portion of the reading unit, and when abutting on the bottom portion, supports the bottom portion of the reading unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150341517

Responding apparatus and network responding method

Provided is a responding apparatus that receives information request data from a network in a normal mode and in a standby mode. The normal mode response data making part makes response data in the normal mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150339860

Article information providing apparatus that provides information of article, article information providing system,and article information provision method

Provided is an article information providing apparatus that includes a display circuit, an imaging circuit, an object recognizing circuit, and an article discriminating circuit. The display circuit displays an article information image in which article information is shown. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150339559

Image forming apparatus and image formation control method

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming section, a content fraction calculating section, and an information storage section. The content fraction calculating section calculates a content fraction of each of a plurality of toners contained in the image forming section that have been supplied from different toner cartridges to one another. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150339544

Image forming apparatus and image formation method that reflects setup information either of mobile terminal or operation panel

Provided is an image forming apparatus that reflects setup information according to an intention of a user. The image forming apparatus is operational from each of a mobile terminal and an operation panel. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150339487

Document managing apparatus and document managing method

Provided is a document managing apparatus that can eliminate the complexity of operation related to designation of confidential information, and yet reliably prevents leakage of confidential information. First, a receiving circuit receives target files from a client terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338899

Electronic device

An electronic device includes: an operation section, a reception section, a human body detection sensor, and a mode switching section. The mode switching section switches the electronic device between a normal operation mode permitting a normal operation and a sleep mode in a power saving state based on presence or absence of a detection signal from the human body detection sensor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338897

Electronic device

A pull-up resistor of an electronic device pulls up a potential of a usb signal line that is for connection with a host, thereby allowing the host to detect a communication speed. In response to a status request from the host in a normal power mode, a transmission-reception section transmits a status response indicating a switchable status when the electronic device is switchable to a power saving mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338821

Document conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus

A document conveyance apparatus includes a document conveyance section, a cover, an opening and closing detection sensor, a document detection sensor, and a control section. The control section detects opening and closing of the cover on the basis of an output value of the opening and closing detection sensor and detects whether or not there is a document in a predetermined detection position on the basis of the output value of the document detection sensor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338814

Post-processing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A staple processing device includes a staple tray, a staple unit, a rear reference plate, a front reference plate, and an interlocking mechanism. The staple unit performs a staple process on a plurality of sheets loaded on the staple tray. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338811

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a container storage portion, a biasing member, a lid member, a detection sensor, and an abnormality determination processing portion. The container storage portion has an opening through which a waste toner collection container is inserted and pulled out, and stores the container at a storage position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338799

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has a fusing device in which a recording medium carrying an unfused toner image is nipped at a fusing nip formed between a heated member and a pressing member to fuse and fix the unfused toner image to the recording medium, and an exhaust duct unit through which air around the fusing device is expelled outside. The exhaust duct unit allows a choice between a first exhaust path through which outside air sucked into the image forming apparatus is passed through a space around the fusing device and is then expelled out of the image forming apparatus, and a second exhaust path in which a filter for collecting particles contained in an air stream is arranged and through which the air around the fusing device is passed through the filter and is then expelled out of the image forming apparatus.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338762

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

In the image forming apparatus, the space detecting unit detects the space between the image carrying surface and the developer carrying surface. The correcting unit corrects the intensity of the development field for developing the electrostatic latent image on the image carrying surface based on the acquired correspondence relation and the space detected by the space detecting unit, for example. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150338754

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a conductive substrate and a photosensitive layer. The photosensitive layer includes a charge generating layer and a charge transport layer located on the charge generating layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/26/15 / #20150336406

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device includes a feed member, a conveyor belt, and a suction section. The feed member feeds a recording medium while in contact with a part of the recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150331387

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an optical scanning device, a duct, and a cooling fan. The optical scanning device has a rotating polygon mirror, a motor which has a rotating shaft fixed to the rotating polygon mirror, and a housing that accommodates the rotating polygon mirror and the motor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150331381

Image forming apparatus

A flat cable (301) is disposed along a direction of reciprocating movement of a carriage (122), and is configured to input a synchronization signal to a board mounted on the carriage (122). A conductive plate (311) is supported by a casing (331) such that, when portions of the flat cable (301) face each other as a result of the flat cable (301) being bent according to the reciprocating movement of the carriage (122), the conductive plate (311) is interposed between the facing portions of the flat cable (301). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150331355

Image forming apparatus that calculates toner concentration in developer

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developing roller, and a control unit. The image carrier has a surface on which an electrostatic latent image is formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150331354

Image forming apparatus

A photosensitive drum is axially rotatable and has a surface on which an electrostatic latent image is formed. A developing device includes a development roller spaced from the photosensitive drum. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150331234

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus including the same

An image forming apparatus includes an optical scanning device and one or more second driving motors. The optical scanning device includes a polygon mirror, an optical scanning system for forming an image of the beam light on a surface to be scanned, a folding mirror for returning the beam light so as to be led to a photosensitive drum, and a housing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150329304

Sheet feed device, image forming apparatus, and method for controlling sheet feed device

In a case where, for example, a certain sheet feeding operation by one of sheet delivery portions is an operation that continues from a sheet feeding operation by another one of the sheet delivery portions in a sheet feed device, a control portion delays output timing, to a feed clutch, of a control signal for feeding a first one of recording sheets, as compared to output timing of control signals for sequentially feeding a second and the following ones of the recording sheets from the same sheet delivery portion.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/19/15 / #20150329301

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has a registration roller pair, an upstream-side roller pair, a driving force source, a shared clutch, and an upstream-side roller stop delay mechanism. The upstream-side roller pair is provided on the upstream side of the registration roller pair with respect to the sheet transport direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/12/15 / #20150326743

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and method for controlling image reading device

An image reading device (100) includes an image reading unit (1) for reading a document, a document feeder unit (2) for feeding document sheets, a setting input unit (3) for accepting a mixed setting mode, a size determination unit (7) for determining a main scanning direction size, a blank sheet detection unit (8) configured to repeat detection whether or not a blank sheet detection area (f) in image data is blank since before one page reading is completed, and when reading in the mixed setting mode, to perform the blank sheet detection process in main scanning widths of a plurality of the blank sheet detection areas (f), so as to detect whether or not the document sheet is blank in the main scanning width corresponding to the determined main scanning direction size, and a blank sheet deletion unit (9) for deleting document image data of the detected blank sheet.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/12/15 / #20150326739

Electronic device for displaying a print preview

An electronic device in the present disclosure includes the following: an imaging device configured to scan a paper sheet, wherein the paper sheet comprises a first side and a second side, wherein scanning the paper sheet produces an image; a display device; a printing image acquisition unit configured to acquire a printing image; an image forming apparatus configured to print the printing image; and a display control unit configured to control the display device to display, if the produced image includes an image of a paper sheet, a composite image that combines the acquired printing image and the image of the paper sheet within the produced image.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/12/15 / #20150323893

Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same

According to the present disclosure, a fixing device includes a belt member and a heating device. The heating device is configured to heat the belt member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/12/15 / #20150321878

Image forming apparatus

When one or more reused sheets each having a printed side and an unprinted side on which duplex printing has been performed are ejected onto an exit tray and then loaded onto a manual feed tray, an operation control section controls a sheet feed section to feed sheets alternately from a sheet feed cassette and the manual feed tray. At times at which the sheets in the sheet feed cassette are fed, the operation control section controls an image forming section to form, on the sheets fed from the sheet feed cassette, images that have been formed over the printed sides of the reused sheets in the duplex printing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

11/05/15 / #20150319684

Communication device, near-field communication system, and recording medium that facilitate operation as control terminal

A communication device for performing near-field wireless communication with an electronic device includes: a display circuit; a near-field wireless communication circuit that performs the near-field wireless communication; and a control circuit. The control circuit receives information related to a state of the electronic device using the near-field wireless communication when the communication device comes close to the electronic device; and displays the received information related to the state on the display circuit and causes the communication device to transition to a mode corresponding to the information related to the state.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150312443

Image processing device

A reproduction color storing section stores pieces of color information in association with a color range that is stored in a color range storing section and includes a fluorescent color targeted for detention. Each piece of color information specifies a reproduction color candidate usable for reproducing the fluorescent color. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150312436

Scanner device and image forming apparatus

A scanner device has a first mode for reading a normal object placed on a document table and a second mode for reading a self-luminous object placed on the document table. The scanner device includes a light detecting portion and a control portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150312434

Image forming system that hands over operation from portable terminal to image forming apparatus and image formation method

Provided is an image forming system that hands over an operation information on a portable terminal to an image forming apparatus and operates it, if the portable terminal is likely to become battery exhaustion. The portable terminal determines battery exhaustion if battery residual quantity of the portable terminal becomes less than or equal to a prescribed threshold value while accepting setting operation to the image forming apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150312433

Image forming apparatus and method of setting updating information both of which being for executing firmware updating with external equipment connected

To provide a technique that makes it possible, for a user without conscious of the detailed firmware program contents and the current state of a device, to execute an update process in a case of using file in which plural firmware programs are packaged. Upon connection of an external auxiliary storage device that stores the package file, a detection of a firmware program to be updated turns a staring mode into an update mode for updating a firmware program. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150312430

Image reading apparatus

This image reading apparatus includes an image reading unit, an average-density calculation unit, a statistical processing unit, and a blank-page determination unit. The image reading unit reads an original image and outputs image data of the original image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150310321

Image forming apparatus and image formation method allowing for quick actual start for printing document described by page describing language

To provide an image forming device that allows for quick actual start for printing a document described by a page describing language even while an auxiliary storage device such as an hdd is in an unmount state in sleep mode or the like. A main controller checks, in sleep mode, for a mount state of the auxiliary storage device, upon receipt of a request from an external device to process for printing a document described by a page describing language. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150310318

Image processing device and image forming apparatus

A segment extracting section extracts, from a document image, a segment that is an image region containing a series of text characters of a uniform size from a document image. When the segment extracting section extracts a plurality of segments, a segment designating section designates one or more of the extracted segments each as an enlargement segment according to text sizes of the respective extracted segments. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150310317

Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and image processing method

An image processing apparatus includes a print processing portion, a first determination portion, a first determination target excluding portion, and a print color mode switching portion. The first determination portion determines, for each page of the document sheets, whether or not each of a plurality of divided areas is of a color type that is different from the print color mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150310315

Image forming apparatus

In an image forming apparatus, an operation control section controls a sheet conveyance section to eject, onto an exit tray, sheets on which images of an even number page group have been formed on respective first sides thereof. A reception section receives input from a user indicating whether the sheets ejected onto the exit tray after the images have been formed on the first sides thereof are new sheets having unused second sides or reused sheets having used second sides. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309977

Document management apparatus and recording medium for easy register and display of character string indicating meaning

A document management apparatus includes a reading circuit, a storage circuit, and a control circuit. The control circuit has: a character string registration mode that causes the reading circuit to read the document, detects a character string to be annotated based on a position of the read marking, searches the note of the detected character string in a dictionary, and causes the storage circuit to store the detected character string and the searched note to register the character string, and a sentence output mode that accepts a sentence, collates the accepted sentence with the character string stored in the storage circuit, obtains the note of the character string found to be matched by the collation, and makes the obtained note correspond to the matched character string to output the obtained note together with the sentence, so as to output the sentence.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309758

Image formation device

An image formation device includes a document box, an operating section, a version check control section, a document data update control section, and a print control section. When receiving a select operation, the version check control section determines whether or not a selected piece of document data has been updated on an external server. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309756

Image forming apparatus and image formation method that suppress temperature of fixing device

Provided is an image forming apparatus for shortening time to printout at time of receiving a print job in a sleep state when an image forming apparatus has an unmounting state of a storage device, such as hdd. A control part notifies printing preparation and a printing process to print engine based on a processing result of an analyzing part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309654

Touch panel apparatus provided with touch panel allowable flick operation, image forming apparatus, and operation processing method

Provided is a touch panel apparatus that matches a flicked icon with an icon that a user meant, even if a flick direction of the flicked icon is ambiguous. The touch panel apparatus has a touch panel and an operation processing part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309460

Sheet conveying apparatus and image forming apparatus provided with same

A sheet conveying apparatus includes an apparatus main body, a sheet cassette, a mounting portion and a conveying unit. The sheet cassette is mounted into the apparatus main body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309457

Fixing device and image forming apparatus provided therewith

A fixing device is provided with a fixing belt, a fixing roller inserted inside the fixing belt, a pressure roller that is pressed against the fixing belt, a coil that generates magnetic flux for induction heating of the fixing belt, and a belt regulating plate that is disposed at a side of an end surface of the fixing roller in a predetermined direction and regulates movement of the fixing belt in the predetermined direction. The belt regulating plate has a multi-layer structure including a resin plate disposed at a fixing belt side and a nonmagnetic metal plate disposed at a side opposite to the fixing belt side.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150309450

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes image forming units, static eliminating sections, a mode switching section, and an exposure switching section. The static eliminating sections outputs first and second light. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150307311

Image forming apparatus

The present disclosure relates to image forming apparatus capable of preventing damage even when actuator for detecting sheets loaded on sheet tray is rotated beyond acceptable range. A rotation shaft is disposed in the vicinity of a cover rotation portion of a sheet tray that is to be opened and closed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150307302

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a pair of registration rollers, a pair of intermediate rollers, a registration sensor, and a control section that performs rotation control on the pair of registration rollers and the pair of intermediate rollers. The control section changes a starting timing of slowdown control according to a time when the registration sensor detects arrival of recording paper. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150307297

Sheet conveying device, and image forming apparatus including the same

An image forming apparatus includes first and second sheet feed cassettes and the like. When a lift plate and sheets thereon are raised in the first sheet feed cassette, causing a pick-up roller to move upward, an arm member is inclined upward from a holder side toward a lever member side. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150307227

Packaging box

A packaging box where a body part has a bottom plate, first side plates erecting from one opposed edges of the bottom plate and second side plates erecting from other opposed edges and is provided with an opened upper surface. A pair of inner flaps are connected to upper edges of the first side plates through fold lines and folded inside. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/29/15 / #20150306879

Recording head recovery mechanism, inkjet recording apparatus, and recording head recovery method

A recovery mechanism for a recording head includes a wiper and a drive mechanism. The recovery mechanism performs a residual ink attachment operation of attaching residual ink from a tip of the wiper at a first position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150302285

Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and recording medium that reduces load for generation of tone-correction data

An image forming apparatus includes a print device, a spectral reflectance acquiring unit, and a tone-correction-data generation unit. The print device prints a chart including patches of a plurality of tones of color. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301774

Image-forming system and recording medium

An image forming system includes a user terminal apparatus of a first user registered for a peer-to-peer type inter-user communication service, and a user terminal apparatus of a second user registered for the peer-to-peer type inter-user communication service and included in a contact list of the first user. The user terminal apparatus of the first user distributes operation data including (a) identification information of the first user, (b) identification information of the image forming apparatus, and (c) setting information or image information of printing to the identified user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301494

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a cleaning member, a rotation controlling part, a first obtaining part and a mode changing part. The image carrier has a surface to carry a toner image transferred onto a sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301489

Image forming apparatus

An image forming section forms a printed image on paper based on image data. A post-printing processing section performs post-printing processing on the paper. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301488

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a first rotary member, a second rotary member, a support member having a connection part, an urging member, and an engaging member. The engaging member is capable of changing a state of the fixing device between a pressure applied state and a pressure reduced state using the urging member and the support member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301487

Fixing device and image forming apparatus including same

According to the present disclosure, a fixing device includes a heating member, a rotatable pressure roller, and a metal pattern. The heating member includes a heating rotary body configured to be heated by a heating device. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301486

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a heating roller and a pressuring roller, a first holding member, a supporting member and a temperature detecting part. The heating roller and pressuring roller sandwiches and heats a sheet to fix a toner image formed on the sheet onto the sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301485

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device fixes a toner to a recording medium. The fixing device includes a rotary member, a bearing, and a bearing holder. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150301473

Developing roller and developing apparatus and image forming apparatus using the same

The present disclosure relates to a developing roller having a conductive support base, a surface of which is covered with a resin layer, wherein the resin layer contains conductive fine particles and soluble nylon serving as a binder resin, and the resin layer surface has a surface roughness ra of at least 0.4 μm, a waviness curve cycle of 50 to 400 μm, and a waviness curve height of 2 to 10 μm.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150298932

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body, a sheet feeding cassette, an image forming section, a delivery member, a conveying member, a lift plate, a driving section, a first switching section, a second switching section, and a driving control section. The conveying member is disposed in the reverse conveying path. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/22/15 / #20150298931

Image forming apparatus and sheet conveying device

An image forming apparatus is configured to include an apparatus main body, further including an internal sheet discharge portion for ejection of a sheet having an image formed thereon; and a relay conveying unit, positioned in the internal sheet discharge portion, and configured to convey the sheet to a post-processing device. The relay conveying unit has: a body portion; a cover member positioned on a side surface of the body portion; a detection switch; and a hook positioned on the cover member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150282347

Operation panel support mechanism and image forming apparatus having the same

An operation panel support mechanism according to the present disclosure includes a first support member, a second support member, a swing mechanism, and a movement mechanism. The first support member is fixed to an apparatus main body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281516

Image reading device and image forming apparatus

An image reading device, at a starting time point, starts one mode gain setting processing, which is processing of obtaining a gain set value of a shared amplifier in one of a color mode and a monochrome mode. After the one mode gain setting processing is completed, the image reading device performs an other mode gain setting processing, which is processing of obtaining a gain set value of the shared amplifier in the other mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281515

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

Provided is an image processing apparatus including an area determination unit, an area processing unit and an area adjustment unit. Upon acquiring multiple image data, the area determination unit is configured to determine whether a text area or an image area of one image data matches an initial text area or an initial image area that has initially appeared in another image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281511

Image processing system, image processing apparatus, and information processing apparatus

Image processing system includes detection portion, first transmission portion, changing portion, second transmission portion, and job executing portion. The detection portion detects error of the job executed by image processing apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281510

Image forming system, portable terminal, and recording medium that facilitates operation procedure for displaying preview image of back side in duplex printing

An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus and a portable terminal. The image forming apparatus includes: a preview-image-data generating circuit that generates preview image data from image data; and a preview-image-data transmitting circuit that transmits the preview image data to the portable terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281505

Image reading device and image forming apparatus

A document conveying portion is configured to convey a document sheet along a conveyance path extending sequentially through a turn-around portion at which a conveyance direction is reversed and a predetermined reading position. A reading unit is movable in a predetermined moving direction below the document conveying portion and a document table and includes a unit housing in which a light source, an optical element, and an image sensor are mounted. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281502

Image reader and image processing apparatus

An image reader includes a platen, a carriage, a light shielding unit, a positioning mark, an ambient light detecting unit, and a control unit. The positioning mark is arranged in an area in which the light shielding unit is disposed or in an area adjacent in a main scanning direction to the area in which the light shielding unit is disposed, at a position falling within the range that can be read by the carriage. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281501

Image forming system, server, image forming apparatus, and image forming method that ensure simple execution of application

An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus and a server connectable to the image forming apparatus. The image forming apparatus includes: a model-unique-information transmitting unit that transmits model-unique information of the image forming apparatus to the server; and a function-control mediating unit that controls functions of respective units based on an instruction from the server when an application corresponding to the model-unique information transmitted to the server is executed at the server. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281498

Electronic device, device management system, and recording medium that detect change by user operation in power-saving state while reducing power consumption

An electronic device includes a plurality of blocks, a plurality of movable members, a plurality of operation detecting circuits, a plurality of state determining circuits, an electric power control circuit, and a control circuit. The movable members are located in the respective plurality of blocks and operated when the states of the plurality of block are changed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281492

Paper type detection apparatus and method for detecting paper type

A paper type detection apparatus includes a surface-property detection unit, a thickness detection unit, and a paper-type setting unit. The surface-property detection unit detects a surface property of paper by performing image processing on image data of the paper read by an image reading unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281484

Image processing device

An image processing device according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a moving body, a housing, a support portion, and a first contact portion. The moving body is composed of a resin member and has a surface on which a holding plate which holds an electric component used for image processing is mounted. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281482

Image forming apparatus displaying information that is received from an external device and is directed to a user

An image forming apparatus includes a display device, an operation device, an information-for-display reception unit, and a display control unit. The display device displays information for display. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281472

Transfer-side facsimile machine, facsimile communication system and reception-side facsimile machine

A multifunctional machine includes a facsimile communication portion and a control portion that makes the facsimile communication portion transfer facsimile data to a reception-side facsimile machine. When the facsimile communication portion starts to perform communication for data transfer with the reception-side facsimile machine, the facsimile communication portion receives, from the reception-side facsimile machine, a reception allowance/rejection signal in conformity with a facsimile communication protocol. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150281469

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a main body storage portion that stores control information which defines a control condition of an option device; and a main body control portion that makes a printing portion perform operation in accordance with the control condition of the option device, and based on the control condition of the option device, gives an operation instruction to an option control portion, wherein in a case where an unsuitableness error, the option control portion transmits the control information stored in the option storage portion to the main body control portion, and the main body control portion updates the control information such that the control information stored in the main body storage portion becomes the control information suitable for specifications of the option device.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278664

Image forming apparatus capable of compositing images, and image forming method and program performed by the apparatus

An image forming apparatus is capable of compositing a plurality of pieces of image data. The image forming apparatus includes a color conversion and compression unit, an expansion and composition unit, and an image forming unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278658

Image forming apparatus capable of changing image data into document data, an image forming system, and an image forming method

An image forming apparatus that changes image data into document data includes a character recognition unit, a font matching unit, and a character attribute data setting unit. The character recognition unit recognizes a character from the image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278654

Image forming apparatus capable of speeding up drawing process, an image forming method, and a non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

An image forming apparatus includes a count unit, a count determination unit, a drawing process execution unit, and a count resetting unit. The count unit counts a drawing command for a vector object. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278653

Image forming apparatus that facilitates early elimination of failure

An image forming apparatus includes an internal device that executes a job, a controller, a user management unit, a lock requesting unit, and an unlock requesting unit. The controller suspends the execution of the job when the controller detects a predetermined failure in the internal device during the execution of the job, and resumes the suspended job or starts execution of a next job when the controller detects an elimination of the failure. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278644

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming section, a display section, an input section, and a control section. The image forming section forms an image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150278082

Information processing device, memory management method, and recording medium that ensure versatile memory management

An information processing device includes a memory and a control unit. The memory is employed as a program work area. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277834

Image forming system, portable terminal, and image formation method that shows preview of received image

Provided is an image forming system that has a portable terminal and an image forming apparatus. The portable terminal includes a preview image data request notice transmitting circuit, a preview image data receiving circuit, a preview image display circuit, a preview image confirmation input circuit, and a preview image data deletion notice transmitting circuit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277828

Image forming system, portable terminal, and recording medium that ensure intuitive setting of page orientation from portable terminal

An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus and a portable terminal. The image forming apparatus includes: a preview image creating circuit that creates preview image data from image data; and a preview image transmitting circuit that transmits the preview image data to the portable terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277814

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a storage portion, a counting portion, an operation input portion, and a return portion. In storage portion, print data received from outside is stored. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277807

Information processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, and document management system

In an information processing apparatus, a storage control portion stores history information regarding printing of document data by a print control portion, in a second storage portion. A change determination portion determines whether the document data printed by the print control portion has been changed, on the basis of the history information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277806

Image forming apparatus and reservation method

This image forming apparatus accepts a reservation for itself from a terminal device communicably connected to the image forming apparatus via a network. Upon receiving a reservation containing a reservation time from the terminal device of a user, who is a reserving user, a reservation unit determines whether the current time is the reservation time. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277750

Display input apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with display input control program recorded thereon

In a display input apparatus, a display control section allows a display to display a setting item list of setting items lined up in a first direction and a first setting candidate list of setting candidates lined up in a second direction for one of the setting items, one list across the other, and provide, when a gesture receiving section receives a scroll gesture in the first direction via a touch panel, a scrolling display of the setting item list and a display of the first setting candidate list for the setting item presented in an intersecting region thereof with the setting item list, and provide, when the gesture receiving section receives a scroll gesture in the second direction via the touch panel, a scrolling display of the first setting candidate list. A setting receiving section receives as a changed setting the setting candidate presented in the intersecting region.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277689

Display input apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with display input control program recorded thereon

A display input apparatus includes a display, a touch panel, a gesture receiving section, a display control section, and a program receiving section. The display control section allows the display to display a setting item list composed of a plurality of setting items lined up in a first direction and a setting candidate list composed of a plurality of setting candidates listed for one of the plurality of setting items and lined up in a second direction, with the setting item list and the setting candidate list across each other. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277576

Operation device and displacement adjustment method

An operation device has a resistive-film touch panel, a human detector, a vibrator, and a displacement adjustor. The human detector detects human presence near the device by using a human sensor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277336

Drive transmission device and image forming apparatus including the same

A drive transmission device includes rotatable shafts, a first transmission mechanism that transmits first driving force, and a second transmission mechanism that transmits second driving force. The first driving force causes a specific rotatable shaft to rotate in a first rotation direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277327

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming portion, a storage portion, a density measurement portion, a calibration portion, and a correction portion. The image forming portion is configured to form an image by using a developer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277326

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has an image carrier, a developing unit, a toner container, a pixel counter, and a used toner amount estimator. An electrostatic latent image is formed on the image carrier's surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277296

Cleaning device, image forming apparatus

A cleaning device includes a cleaning portion, a polishing roller, a layer thickness restricting member, and a swaying portion. The cleaning portion removes toner that has adhered to a surface of a rotation body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277291

Developer container and developer supplying apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body, a movable wall, a shaft, and a stirring member. The container body is formed with a developer discharge port. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277290

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body, a movable wall, and a stirring member. The container body is formed with a developer discharge port opening in a circumferential portion of the container body and communicating with an internal space for allowing discharge of developer therethrough. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277289

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body, a shaft, a movable wall, and a stirring member. The container body is formed with a developer discharge port. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277286

Image forming apparatus, toner storing container

Image forming apparatus includes conveyance portion, discharge portion, opening/closing portion, and toner storing portion. Conveyance portion conveys toner along axis direction of image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150277280

Differential transformer magnetic permeability sensor

A differential transformer magnetic permeability sensor includes a substrate, a drive coil, a first differential coil, a second differential coil, a first interconnection pattern, and a second interconnection pattern. The first differential coil is disposed at a side of a first surface of the substrate, and an induced voltage is generated therein when the drive coil is driven. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150276431

Electronic apparatus and device management system

A smart meter id acquiring unit in an electronic apparatus acquires a smart meter id from a smart meter when the electronic apparatus starts. A registered location information acquiring unit acquires registered location information from an external server if the smart meter id acquired at this time is different from the smart meter id acquired at a previous time. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150276384

Inspection method for sheet detection device, sheet detection device, and inspection apparatus

A control portion of a sheet detection device causes a light emitter to emit a predetermined amount of light emission, to determine whether or not a first reference sheet is in a detection area. When the first reference sheet is not in the area, a sheet detection sensor is moved upward by a predetermined movement pitch. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150274479

Sheet discharge device and image forming apparatus

In a post-processing device (sheet discharge device), a pile thickness calculating section calculates, from a type and the number of paper sheets discharged through a sheet output port, a thickness of a pile, at its leading end, of sets of paper sheets on a sheet output tray (piling section), calculates a thickness of the pile, at its trailing end, of sets of paper sheets on the sheet output tray from an amount of movement of a lifting section, and calculates an angle of inclination of the uppermost set of paper sheets in the pile from the thicknesses of the pile at its leading and trailing ends, a height of inclination of the sheet output tray, and a length of the paper sheets. The control section controls the sheet discharge section to change a manner of discharging a subsequent set of paper sheets according to the calculated angle of inclination.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150274468

Sheet conveying device, image forming apparatus

In sheet conveying device, first pair of rollers, driven by first driving motor, conveys sheet on conveyance path that passes image forming portion that forms image on the sheet. Second pair of rollers, driven by second driving motor, conveys the sheet on the conveyance path together with the first pair of rollers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150274449

Sheet feed cassette, paper sheet conveying device, and image forming apparatus

A sheet feed cassette includes an end cursor, a pair of gears, and a pair of racks. The end cursor regulates a rear end position of stored paper sheets in the sheet feed direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273880

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device is disposed opposite to a recording head. The conveyor device includes a conveyor belt and a suction section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273879

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device is for installation opposite to a recording head in a recording apparatus. The conveyor device includes a conveyor belt and a suction section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273878

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device is installed opposite to a recording head in a recording apparatus. The conveyor device includes a conveyor belt that conveys a recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273877

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device includes a guide member with through holes therein. The guide member has a surface with grooves therein. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273876

Conveyor device and inkjet recording apparatus

A conveyor device is installed opposite to a recording head in a recording apparatus. The conveyor device includes a conveyor belt and a suction section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273861

Information processing apparatus and laser irradiation apparatus

An information processing apparatus includes a display unit, a storage unit, a display controller, an instruction receiver, and an instruction output unit. The storage unit stores coloring states of a laser irradiation target with respect to combinations of a plurality of conditions for laser irradiation, the coloring states being obtained when laser irradiation is executed under the conditions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

10/01/15 / #20150273837

Recording head recovery mechanism, ink-jet recording apparatus therewith, and recording head recovery method

A recording head recovery mechanism has a wiper, a drive mechanism, and a controller. The controller can perform recording head recovery operation including a residual ink sticking step of letting residual ink at the tip of the wiper stick to a first position, and a wiping step of, after the residual ink sticking step, moving the wiper across an ink ejection surface from a second position, which is a position opposite from the nozzle region with respect to the first position, in a first direction toward the nozzle region to wipe off the residual ink along with purged ink.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/24/15 / #20150268609

Roller support mechanism, roller unit, and fixing device

A roller support mechanism supports a rotary shaft of a second roller disposed in parallel with a first roller. The roller support mechanism includes a support frame, a cover member, a bearing member, and an urging member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150264201

Electronic apparatus and recording medium

An electronic apparatus includes a display device, a storage device, and a display control circuit. The storage device stores data for screens to be displayed on the display device. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150262618

Cue point control apparatus and recording medium that facilitate search of cue point during playback

A cue point control apparatus used for capturing a display apparatus includes a control unit and a motion detecting unit. The control unit sets a marker while capturing, as a moving image, a presentation performed with displaying an image on a screen of the display apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261780

Electronic device and recording medium storing data management program that conceal data corresponding to type of processes

An electronic device includes a first access management circuit and a second access management circuit. The first access management circuit manages an access to a database from a first process. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261127

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developing device, a bias applying unit, a leakage detecting unit, a bias control unit and a leakage detection control unit. The developing device includes a magnetic roller and a developing roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261126

Developing device and image forming apparatus provided with same

A developing device includes a development housing, a developer carrier, a toner carrier, a bias applying unit, a leakage detecting unit, a bias control unit and a leakage detection control unit. The developer carrier carries a developer layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261125

Developing device and image forming apparatus provided with same

A developing device includes a development housing, a developer carrier, a toner carrier, a bias applying unit, a leakage detecting unit, a bias control unit and a leakage detection control unit. The developer carrier carries a developer layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261124

Image forming apparatus with function of setting appropriate development bias

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developer carrier, a bias applying section, a leakage detecting section, and a bias controlling section. The developer carrier carries developer in the form of a layer of magnetized filaments to supply toner to the image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261112

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes a plurality of toner particles. Each of the toner particles includes a toner mother particle and an external additive. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/17/15 / #20150261106

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a photosensitive layer. The photosensitive layer is a single-layer photosensitive layer or a multi-layer photosensitive layer having a charge transport layer as an outermost layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/10/15 / #20150254037

Image forming system and setting screen manipulating method for allowing terminal apparatus to manipulate setting screen

Provided is an image forming system that allows a user to quickly reach a desired setting item so as to resume alteration of the setting of the image forming apparatus and a job manipulation between a mobile terminal and an image forming apparatus. The image forming apparatus starts an operation of changing the setting when an operation panel part is operated. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/10/15 / #20150254036

Storage medium storing device registration program and method for device registration

A device registration program causes a computer in a mobile terminal to function as a device detecting section, a designated device discriminating section, a display control section, and a device registration section. The device detecting section detects any devices communicable with the mobile terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/10/15 / #20150253693

Developing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A developing device includes a housing, a stirring member, a developing unit body, a driving device, a detecting device, and a control device. The housing accommodates developer supplied from a supply means and including toner and carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/10/15 / #20150253682

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member has a photosensitive layer. The photosensitive layer is a multi-layer photosensitive layer having a charge transport layer being an outermost layer or a single-layer photosensitive layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150249760

Electronic apparatus that changes operation messages,controlling method of electronic apparatus, and recording medium

Provided is an electronic apparatus, when there is a request of modification of a message, or the like, which are shown on a display for indication from a user, it remakes the operation program that includes a message part at the site in which the mfp or the like are installed, and a check of the validity of the message part to be changed is possible. A display shows first information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150249759

Image forming apparatus and maintenance method therefor

The current value comparison unit configured to calculate a first variation amount by subtracting a reference value of a reference chart from a current registered value of a current chart for every setting item based on the reference values for every setting item registered in advance and the current registered values for every setting item. The preceding value comparison unit configured to calculate a second variation amount by subtracting the reference value of the reference chart from a preceding registered value of a preceding chart for every setting item based on the reference values and the preceding registered values for every setting item registered before changing the current registered value. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248920

Storage apparatus, image forming apparatus, abnormality detecting method by instantaneous power failure of hard disk, and abnormality recovery method thereof

Provided is a storage apparatus that prevents impossible to communicate a hard disk and a cpu by the instantaneous power failure of a low voltage power supply. An effective value reduction detecting circuit transmits a detection signal, when the voltage of a low voltage power supply is lower than specific voltage. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248546

Display operation apparatus, display operation method, and recording medium that ensure safe and accurate confirmation of registration information registered in card

A display operation apparatus using a card includes a first registration information display unit, a user authentication unit, and a second registration information display unit. The first registration information display unit displays card information related to the card as first registration information corresponding to user identification information and card identification information of the card when the user identification information and the card identification information are read. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248098

Sheet discharge device and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet discharge device includes a discharge roller, a detection portion, and a detection position changing mechanism. The discharge roller is configured to discharge a sheet from a sheet discharge port toward a sheet discharge tray. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248096

Image forming apparatus with cover for maintenance of interior thereof, and opening/closure detecting method

Provided is an image forming apparatus capable of detecting the on/off state of each of two interlock switches connected in series to a power line, and detecting the opening/closure of each of two covers. The first and second interlock switches are set on/off according to the opening/closure of the first and second covers respectively. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248089

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a pressing member and a sheet member. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably and configured to extend along an axis direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248088

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a fixing belt, a pressure member, a heating member, a pressing member, and a heat source. The fixing belt is rotational. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248087

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a heating member, a pressing member and a supporting member. The heating member is arranged rotatably around a rotation axis and configured such that the fixing belt is sandwiched between the heating member and the pressuring member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150248084

Image forming apparatus

High-temperature heat generated from a fixing device is efficiently discharged to an outside an apparatus. A printer includes: a photosensitive drum; a transfer roller; a fixing device; and a duct frame that is mounted between two side plates disposed to oppose each other and disposed right over the fixing device with a lower surface opened. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150247738

Information processing system, server, and image forming apparatus

A server is communicable with at least one terminal used by a traveler and generates guidebook data of a guidebook for display or printing by the terminal the server includes a reception section, a guidebook data generating section, and a transmission section. The reception section receives, from the terminal, basic information pertaining to a trip being planned by the traveler and characteristic information indicating a characteristic of the traveler. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150246782

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a paper type detection unit, a paper type determination unit, a paper search unit, and a paper change unit. The paper type detection unit detects a type of a paper conveyed from a paper feeding cassette by a sensor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

09/03/15 / #20150246557

Conveyor device and inkjet recording device including conveyor device

A conveyor device is arranged to face a recording head. The conveyor device includes a conveyance belt and a suction section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150244893

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image processing method

In an image reading device, a reading control portion reads image data for one line in a main scanning direction from a first reference member having a reference color. A storage portion stores initial reference data for one line generated based on image data for a plurality of lines read from a second reference member by using an image reading portion while a surface of the second reference member having the reference color is moving in a sub scanning direction perpendicular to the main scanning direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150244889

Image forming apparatus and method for displaying application screen of image forming apparatus that ensures display of application screen on operation panel with different resolution

An image forming apparatus into which applications are installable includes an operation panel and a resolution comparing circuit. The operation panel has a display resolution. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150244887

Image forming apparatus

A housing includes a first frame which includes a first accommodating portion having a bottom plate to be supported on a predetermined support surface, the first accommodating portion having an accommodating space for accommodating the image reading part, and a second accommodating portion protruding outward in a first direction from a side surface of the first accommodating portion, the second accommodating portion positioned higher than the bottom plate, the second accommodating portion having an accommodating space for accommodating the operation unit; a second frame attached to a peripheral edge portion of an opening formed on a top surface of the first accommodating portion; and an engaging mechanism installed at the side of a base end portion of the second accommodating portion and configured to bring the second accommodating portion and the second frame into engagement in a direction perpendicular to the side surface of the first accommodating portion.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150244886

Personal digital assistant apparatus, display method, and recording medium for displaying abnormal status of image forming apparatus

Provided is a personal digital assistant (pda) apparatus that provides an adequate display according to a positional relation between a user and an image forming apparatus. A cpu of the pda apparatus acquires positional information of the image forming apparatus and calculates a distance between the pda apparatus and the image forming apparatus based on the acquired positional information and positional information of the pda apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150242729

Image processing apparatus

An image processing apparatus includes a detecting portion, a correspondence setting portion, a piling order determining portion, and a print data generating portion. The detecting portion detects color information based on image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150242718

Image reading device and image forming apparatus

In an image reading device, an image reading portion is fixed at a predetermined position on a route on which a document sheet is conveyed by a document sheet conveying portion, and can read an image from the document sheet. A color reference plate is disposed opposingly to the image reading portion, and is a member having a predetermined reference color at a part thereof opposing the image reading portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150242205

Non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing application development support program and application development support system that automatically support platform version

An application development support system for creating an application by building build resources that contain libraries and manifest files includes a project version confirmation circuit, an updating circuit, and a manifest file creation circuit. The project version confirmation circuit searches all projects existing in a resources holding region to confirm the version in situations where a platform of an operation target for the application is in a plurality of versions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150242167

Automatic logout device and automatic logout method

The operation decision unit decides whether a user operation exists or not on the electronic apparatus when a user instructing a job did not log out from the apparatus after the end of the job. The terminal device decision unit decides whether the user operation exists or not on the user terminal device when it is decided that the user operation does not exists on the electronic apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150241833

Conveyor device and image forming apparatus

A conveyor device is mounted on an image forming apparatus having an image forming section. The conveyor device has: a first conveyance path for conveying the sheet after an image is formed on a side of a sheet by the image forming section; a reverse conveyance path branched from the first conveyance path; a second conveyance path branched from the reverse conveyance path and for conveying the sheet back to the image forming section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150241831

Image forming apparatus

In an image forming apparatus, a first abnormality detection portion detects an abnormality in a fixing portion based on a change rate of a temperature detected by a temperature detecting portion and a first reference change rate that is set in advance. A first temperature control portion performs a temperature control of a heat source by a first feedback control method based on the temperature detected by the temperature detecting portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150241827

Image forming apparatus and image formation method that paper does not stop in registration roller position

Provided is an image forming apparatus made to shorten time of a first copy (first page copy of a manuscript.) in the image forming apparatus, primary feeding (feeding from a sheet paper cassette to a resist position roller) and secondary feeding (feeding from a resist position roller) are performed continuously. When a first copy is performed, based on warm-up information, print engine, such as a feed roller, a transfer part, a fixing part, and an ejection roller, is set up. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150239703

Sheet sorting apparatus

A sheet sorting apparatus includes a discharge port through which sheets are discharged, a stacking tray on which the sheets discharged from the discharge port are stacked, a sheet sorting member provided on a stacking surface on which the sheets of the stacking tray are stacked, and an operation mechanism for operating the sheet sorting member. The sheet sorting member is provided to be able to rise from the stacking surface by employing one end of the sheet sorting member as a pivot point, at a position at which the sheets fall from the discharge port. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/27/15 / #20150239689

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a cover, a conveying unit, and a sheet feeding unit. The cover is provided to be able to open and close an opening of a housing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150237225

Image processing system and image processing apparatus

An image processing apparatus displays a menu indicating one or more settings pertaining to image adjustment processing and a unique marker corresponding to a currently selected setting in the menu. A portable terminal detects the marker as depicted in a captured image that has been captured by an image capturing device and displays a screen indicating an effect of performing the image adjustment processing in accordance with a setting corresponding to the marker.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150237162

Image forming apparatus and event notification system that reduces load of server for helping event notification

An image forming apparatus includes an event notification data preparing unit, an event notification data transmitting unit, an information-processor count calculating unit, and an information-processor count determining unit. The information-processor count calculating unit calculates a count of the at least one information processor to which the event notification data is transmitted. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150234340

Photosensitive member refreshing device and image forming apparatus

A photosensitive member refreshing device includes an image bearing member, an exposure device, a developing device, a detecting section, a cleaning section, and a control section. The image bearing member has a photosensitive roller rotatable about a rotation axis. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150234339

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an option board mounting part in which a board for an option device is mounted and an external cover that covers the option board mounting part. The external cover includes a plurality of cover members. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150234334

Fixing device, image forming apparatus

A fixing device is provided with a magnetic flux generating unit, first and second rotary bodies, a fixing belt, a temperature sensing portion, a stopped time measuring portion, an abnormality determination portion, and a heating delay portion. The fixing belt extends between the first and second rotary bodies, and is heated by the first rotary body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150234331

Belt member, fixing device, and image forming apparatus including the same

Provided is a belt member used in a fixing device of an electromagnetic induction heating system. The belt member includes an endless resin base layer, heat layers, and an insulating resin layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150234322

Developing device and image forming apparatus including the same

A developing device includes a storing portion, a stirring member, a developing roller, a shield plate, and a guide portion. The storing portion stores developer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150233445

Metal belt and driving mechanism with same metal belt

A metal belt (300) is an endless belt formed of a strip body. The metal belt (300) includes a belt overlapping portion in which at least two ring pieces (310a, 320a) formed by deformation due to a compressive stress inherent in the belt doubly overlap in a ring radial direction in a natural state where no external force is applied. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150232679

Ink set for inkjet recording and inkjet recording method

An ink set for inkjet recording includes: a first ink containing a black dye and a polyamine; and a second ink containing a black pigment having a coat of an anionic resin. An inkjet recording method includes: ejecting a first ink containing a black dye and a polyamine onto a recording medium through an inkjet recording head; and ejecting a second ink containing a black pigment having a coat of an anionic resin onto the first ink ejected on the recording medium through an inkjet recording head.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150232298

Finisher, image forming apparatus and image forming system

A finisher includes an ejection port, a stacking tray, a light-emitting element, a light-receiving element, a communication section that performs data communication with an image forming apparatus and acquires a coverage rate of paper stacked on the stacking tray, and a paper-amount determination section that determines whether the amount of paper on the stacking tray exceeds a predetermined stack capacity of the stacking tray by comparing a predetermined threshold value with the amount of light received by the light-receiving element. The paper-amount determination section corrects the threshold value by using the coverage rate acquired by the communication section, compares the corrected threshold value with the amount of the light received by the light-receiving element, and determines that the amount of the paper stacked on the stacking tray exceeds the stack capacity of the stacking tray if the light amount is equal to or greater than the corrected threshold value.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/20/15 / #20150231906

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a cover and a locking mechanism. The locking mechanism restricts a turning of the cover from a closed position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/13/15 / #20150227096

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a pressing member and a sheet member. The sheet member is disposed between the fixing belt and the pressing member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/13/15 / #20150227084

Toner conveying device and image forming apparatus including the same

A toner conveying device includes a first communication opening, a toner supply opening, a toner conveyance passage, an opening/closing member, and a moving member. The first communication opening communicates with a toner discharge outlet formed in a toner case in a state where the toner case is attached to a predetermined attachment position, the toner case including an operation portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/13/15 / #20150227079

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a toner container. The toner container includes an opening/closing portion and an operation portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/13/15 / #20150225200

Post-processing device and image forming apparatus

A post-processing device includes: a tray; a sheet output section; a stapler provided movably in a direction perpendicular to a direction of discharge of a stack of paper sheets and configured to apply staples to a plurality of locations on the stack of paper sheets loaded on the tray; a sheet stack shifting section configured to shift the stack of paper sheets loaded on the tray in the direction perpendicular to the direction of discharge of the stack; and an operation control section configured to allow the stapler to apply a staple to a first location on the stack of paper sheets and then allow the stapler to move to a position corresponding to a location to be stapled next while allowing the sheet stack shifting section to shift the stack in a direction opposite to a direction of the movement of the stapler.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/06/15 / #20150222778

Data storage apparatus and data storage method

The use history recording unit records a history of use of a memory area of a user as a state of use whenever the user stores data. The use frequency calculation unit calculates a use frequency of the memory area for every user based on the state of use of the memory area of the user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/06/15 / #20150222772

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an acquiring section, a storing section, a total-calculating section, a determining section, and an image forming section. The acquiring section acquires, from each of one or more pre-designated target persons, a printing requirement notification indicating whether or not the target person requires printing, and further indicating a number of required copies when the target person requires printing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/06/15 / #20150220444

Data storage apparatus and data storage method

A data storage apparatus includes a memory for data storage. The data storage apparatus further includes a data storing section, an access detecting section, and a data deleting section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

08/06/15 / #20150219841

Light guide and illumination device

A rod-shaped light guide operable to guide light entering a lateral end surface thereof to exit through a surface thereof is provided with: a recess in one lateral end thereof, having a predetermined depth in a longitudinal direction thereof, a bottom of the recess forming the lateral end surface; a positioning boss extending in the longitudinal direction from the one lateral end and inserted into a positioning hole in a substrate with a light source; and an engagement portion formed at the one lateral end to engage the substrate positioned by the positioning boss to the one lateral end so that a front surface of the substrate can abut on the one lateral end and the light source can be accommodated in the recess while being kept at a certain distance from the lateral end surface, the positioning boss and the engagement portion being formed integrally with the light guide.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150215653

Document file generating device and document file generation method

. . Provided is to create a document file for drawing a picture finely, without increasing file size. When size of the first file computed in the first step that is smaller than size of a file of manuscript, advancing during execution of process of vectorization, when size of the second file computed in the second step is smaller than size of a file of manuscript, advancing the third step that is after an end of process of vectorization, when size of the third file computed in the third step is smaller than size of a file of manuscript, a vectorization file that wrote in data vectorized by vectorization part is generated. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150215475

Image processing apparatus, image forming apparatus, mobile terminal apparatus, and image processing system

An image processing apparatus includes an image reading portion, a storage apparatus, a transmitting portion, a receiving portion, and an image processing portion. The transmitting portion transmits an image read by the image reading portion to an external mobile terminal apparatus as a display destination of the image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150213338

Image forming apparatus that performs writing into a non-volatile memory, and a method

The image forming apparatus includes a non-volatile memory that stores data; a volatile memory into which the stored data is read for editing; a reading unit that reads the data from the non-volatile memory into the volatile memory; an editing unit that edits the read data; and a writing unit that writes the edited data into the non-volatile memory. The non-volatile memory further includes a writing type that is associated with the data and provides a rule of how to write at the time of writing the data into the non-volatile memory after editing the data on the volatile memory. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150213322

Image processing apparatus

An image processing apparatus includes a 2d code detecting unit, a 2d code decoding unit, and an invalidation processing unit. The 2d code detecting unit is configured to detect a 2d code in a document image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150213298

Image processing apparatus

A 2d code detecting unit 12 detects 2d codes in a document image. A 2d code decoding unit 14 decodes the detected plural 2d codes, and generates corresponding plural pieces of decoded data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212946

Information processor and information processing method that ensures effective caching

An information processor includes a cpu, a primary storage unit, a secondary storage unit, a cache memory, and a cache controller. The primary storage unit stores the at least one program and data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212854

Electronic apparatus, recording medium, and method for generating workflow

An electronic apparatus generates a workflow for processing data with a plurality of functions in combination. The electronic apparatus includes a function accepting unit and a workflow generating unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212780

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has an operation panel and is operable from an operation panel and a mobile terminal the image forming apparatus includes a holding unit, a vibration detecting unit, a communication unit, and a terminal recognition unit. The holding unit holds the mobile terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212767

Image forming apparatus and image formation method that perform packet response in the power saving mode

Provided is an image forming apparatus that increases an efficiency for network response. Thus, a network connection part receives a packet from an external network. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212720

Electronic device that displays an operation screen including an object

Provided is an electronic device, including: a display unit that displays, on one screen, a plurality of objects to be selected by a user; a line-of-sight detection unit that detects visually-recognized coordinates on the display unit to which the user's line-of-sight is directed; an object visually-recognized time period calculation unit that calculates a time period during which the visually-recognized coordinates detected by the line-of-sight detection unit fall within a range of the object; and a selection exclusion unit that excludes the object from candidates to be selected by the user if the time period calculated by the object visually-recognized time period calculation unit is longer than a time period threshold value and a frequency at which the object is selected is higher than a frequency threshold value.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212611

Display apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with display control program stored thereon

An information processing apparatus includes a display section, a control section, a first movement information detecting section configured to detect an amount of movement from an initial point to a primary stopping point of an operator's index finger touching a touch panel; a second movement information detecting section configured to detect an amount of movement from an initial point to a primary stopping point of an operator's thumb touching the touch panel; an amount-of-value-change calculating section configured to calculate, from the amount of movement of the index finger, an amount of numerical value change at each numerical display switch; and a switching speed calculating section configured to calculate, from the amount of movement of the thumb, a switching speed at each numerical display switch. The control section allows the numerical display switch of the display section in the calculated amount of numerical value change at the calculated switching speed.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212574

Image forming apparatus and response method to effectively switch between a normal mode and a standby mode for energy savings

The image forming apparatus includes a first response unit and a second response unit. The first response unit transmits a response including information corresponding to a request in response to a request from a management, via a network. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212482

Image forming apparatus

Image forming apparatus including: attachment portion which is provided in apparatus main body and in which support plates are disposed to face each other; and replacement member which is supported between support plates of attachment portion in attachable/detachable manner. Replacement member includes first contact portion which is provided on side surface that faces one support plate and is electrically conductive when contacted with one support plate. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212475

Image forming apparatus

A torque transmission mechanism includes a cam member which is rotatably supported and is provided with a cam for pressing a joint member in an axial direction of a rotation shaft and a bush which is fitted to the cam member. The bush has an engagement surface with which the cam of the cam member engages. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212474

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an incorrect attachment or detachment preventing mechanism configured to prevent attachment and detachment of the image forming unit in the transmission state. The incorrect attachment and detachment preventing mechanism includes a locking member capable of moving to a restrict position where the locking member restricts movement of the image forming unit from the predetermined position and a permission position where the locking member permits movement of the image forming unit from the predetermined position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212466

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes first and second rollers, a pressure adjustment mechanism, a drive input gear, a ratchet mechanism, and a transmission mechanism. The pressure adjustment mechanism changes a pressing posture of the first and second rollers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212455

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

The forced light emission detection unit detects a forced laser beam emission state of an exposing unit when the exposing unit starts forming a latent image on a photosensitive drum. The toner transfer control unit performs the developing of the electrostatic latent image formed at a position before the electrostatic latent image on which the forced laser beam emission state is detected, and transfers the developed toner image to a sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212445

Capsule toner for developing electrostatic charge image and method of manufacturing the same

A capsule toner for developing an electrostatic charge image includes a plurality of toner particles. Each of the toner particles includes a core and a shell layer disposed over a surface of the core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212440

Toner

A toner includes toner particles each including a core and a shell layer disposed over a surface thereof. The shell layers contain a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin and a unit derived from a monomer or prepolymer of a thermosetting resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212439

Toner and method of manufacturing the same

A toner includes a plurality of toner particles each including a core and a shell layer residing on a surface of the core. The shell layer has a plurality of cavities each exposing the core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150212438

Toner and method of manufacturing the same

A toner includes a plurality of toner particles each having a core and a shell layer residing on a surface of the core. Each of the toner particles has a distribution of surface potential, as measured by a scanning probe microscope with respect to a 1 μm2 region of the toner particle in a state where no external additive adheres thereto, satisfying that the surface potential is at least vmin+Δv×0.4 in at least 70% and no greater than 95% of the 1 μm2 region, where Δv denotes a potential difference calculated by subtracting a minimum surface potential vmin of the 1 μm2 region from a maximum surface potential vmax of the 1 μm2 region.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/30/15 / #20150210426

Pallet

A pallet is configured to be stackable in a plurality of stages. The pallet includes a bottom plate, a top plate on which an object to be packed is placed, a leg member, and a sidewall member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205790

File processing system that processes a document

A file management system includes a management server, and an electronic device connectable to the management server through a network. The management server includes a first storage unit that stores therein a first workflow that defines first processing, which is executed with a first event as a trigger, for a file, and a first control unit that monitors, based on the first workflow, the first event and executes the first processing if the first event occurs. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205437

Electronic device, method, and program for supporting touch panel operation

An electronic device includes a touch panel that detects operation point coordinates of touch input by a user and a line-of-sight detection section that calculates the coordinates of a gaze point on the touch panel at which a line of sight of the user is directed in a specific time range from a time point of the touch input on the touch panel by the user. The electronic device further includes a line-of-sight correction area calculation section that calculates a line-of-sight correction area in a specific range from the coordinates of the gaze point on the touch panel. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205245

Sheet feeder and image forming apparatus

A sheet feeder includes a sheet feeding cassette stored in a cassette storage part, a heater and flow regulating plates. A first gap is formed between the bottom plate of the sheet feeding cassette and a bottom portion of the cassette storage part, and having an air intake port. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205240

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressuring member, a separating member and a reciprocating mechanism. The fixing member is arranged rotatably around a rotation axis. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205238

Fixing device, image forming apparatus including fixing device

A fixing device includes a primary winding, a fixing portion, a secondary winding, and a magnetic core body. The primary winding is configured to receive a supply of ac current from an ac power source. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205225

Developer storage container and image forming apparatus provided with same

A developer storage container includes a main body portion and a rotary cylindrical body. The main body portion has a cylindrical inner peripheral surface and a pair of main body side end surfaces. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150205220

Toner and method of manufacturing the same

A toner includes a plurality of toner particles that each include a core and a shell layer disposed over a surface of the core. The shell layer contains a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin and a unit derived from a monomer or prepolymer of a thermosetting resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/23/15 / #20150203307

Recording medium feeding device and image forming apparatus provided with same

According to the present disclosure, a recording medium feeding device includes a pickup roller, a feed roller, a retard roller, a holding member, a pressing mechanism, a pressing force changing mechanism, and a driving force transmitting mechanism. The holding member is configured to rotatably support the feed roller and the pickup roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/16/15 / #20150199097

Display apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with display control program recorded thereon

A display apparatus includes a display section, an operating point detecting section, a first movement information detecting section configured to detect a direction and an amount of movement from an initial point of an operator's touch of the operating point detecting section to a primary stopping point thereof, a second movement information detecting section configured to detect an amount of movement in a predetermined direction from the primary stopping point to a secondary stopping point, an amount-of-value-change calculating section configured to calculate an amount of numerical value change at each numerical display switch, a switching speed calculating section configured to calculate, from the amount of movement detected by the second movement information detecting section, a switching speed at each numerical display switch, and a display control section allowing the numerical display switch of the display section in the calculated amount of numerical value change at the calculated switching speed.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/16/15 / #20150199040

Display apparatus and computer-readable non-transitory recording medium with display control program recorded thereon

An information processing apparatus includes a display section, a touch panel, a movement information detecting section configured to detect a direction and an amount of movement from an initial point of an operator's touch of the touch panel to a stopping point thereof, a vector calculating section configured to calculate y- and x-component vectors from a vector indicated by the direction and amount of movement, an amount-of-value-change calculating section configured to calculate an amount of numerical value change at each numerical display switch from an amount of movement of the y-component vector, a switching speed calculating section configured to calculates a switching speed at each numerical display switch from an amount of movement of the x-component vector, and a display control section allowing the numerical display switch of the display section in the calculated amount of numerical value change at the calculated switching speed.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/16/15 / #20150198911

Developing device and image forming apparatus therewith

A developing device has a developing container, a developer carrier, and a restricting member. The restricting member restricts the layer thickness of developer on the surface of the developer carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/16/15 / #20150198910

Developing device and image forming apparatus including this

A developing device includes a case, an agitating member, a moving mechanism and a detecting device. The case contains a developer inside. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/09/15 / #20150193675

Image forming system and image forming apparatus

An event detecting unit detects a specific error event or a specific warning event. An event notice transmitting unit transmits an event notice of the detected event to another image forming apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150189125

Image forming apparatus and image forming system

In an operation panel of an image forming apparatus, a display section that displays an operation status and a near field communication section that obtains an operation instruction from a registered terminal by near field communication are arranged. In the image forming system, the registered terminal functions as an operation section of the image forming apparatus.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150189124

Data migration system and data migration method

A data migration system includes a migration source device and a migration target device that are capable of reading and writing data from and to an ic card. The migration source device includes a first storage section and a data write section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150189117

Illumination device and image reading device

An illumination device includes a light source and a columnar light guide including: an incident surface provided at least one longitudinal end of the light guide and allowing light emitted from the light source to enter the light guide therethrough; a diffusing surface which forms one side surface of the light guide extending along an optical axis of the incident light entering the light guide through the incident surface and has a row of light diffusion patterns provided to diffuse the incident light; and an exit surface located opposite to the diffusing surface, extending along the optical axis, and allowing light diffused by the diffusing surface to exit the light guide therethrough. The light diffusion patterns have a prismatic shape rising toward the exit surface and are provided on the diffusing surface from d1/2×8 or greater distance from the incident surface where d represents the diameter of the light guide.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150189115

Image processing apparatus

This image processing apparatus includes an additional-object registration unit and a read-image processing unit. A setting form contains: (a) an additional-object specification field used to present an additional object that is placed onto a document in order to specify an extract area to be extracted from an image read from the document; and (b) a processing specification field used to select processing to be performed on information obtained from the extract area. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150189104

Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, image reading method and recording medium that ensure simplified detection of noise mixed in image signal

An image reading apparatus includes an imaging unit and a noise detecting unit. The imaging unit includes a valid pixel group constituted of imaging elements arranged in one row in a main-scanning direction valid for reading a document image and dummy pixel groups constituted of imaging elements arranged on both sides of the valid pixel group invalid for reading the document image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186761

Image forming apparatus and image formation method

An image forming apparatus according to the present disclosure includes a type identification value measurement portion, a determination portion and a speed adjustment portion. The type identification value measurement portion uses, when the print job is executed, a media sensor previously provided in a paper feed cassette to measure a type identification value for a sheet to be transported in the print job. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186670

Image processing system and log storage method

The terminal device include the file creation unit for storing a file including a public key in the external storage medium when the terminal device is connected with the external storage medium, and the decryption unit for decrypting the encrypted log using a secret key corresponding to the public key when the terminal is reconnected with the external storage medium storing the encrypted log. The image processing apparatus includes the encryption unit for encrypting a log using the public key stored in the file of the external storage medium, and storing the encrypted log in the external storage medium, when the image processing apparatus is connected with the external storage medium storing the file.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186090

Responding apparatus that receives information requesting data and transmits response data, and network responding method

Provided is a responding apparatus that performs a network response in the standby mode and is not required much time for transitioning to the standby mode. The responding apparatus receives information request data from a network and transmits response data corresponding to the information request data to network, in the normal mode and standby mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186088

Data setting system and data setting method

Provided is a data setting system that has an image forming apparatus provided with an image reading part, and the communication terminal apparatus provided with a light irradiating part. The image forming apparatus is provided with an optical-communication receive part and an optical-communication execution part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186080

Image forming apparatus that selects appropriate power saving mode for each time slot

An image forming apparatus includes an operation panel, a printing device, a storage device, a job management unit, a power-saving mode setting unit, and an operation mode control unit. The power-saving mode setting unit that: (a) specifies the job log where the start time point of the job execution belongs to an identical time slot in a past for a predetermined time slot; and (b1) sets the power-saving mode for the predetermined time slot to the first power-saving mode when a proportion of the number of the executing jobs where the job types of the specified job log belong to the first job type group to the number of the executing jobs where the job types of the specified job log belong to the first job type group or the second job type group exceeds a predetermined threshold value.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150186079

Image forming apparatus that receives information requesting data and transmits response data, a response method, and a computer readable recording medium

In an image forming apparatus connected to a network, an interface unit receives information requesting data via the network and transmits response data to the network during a normal mode and a standby mode. A storage unit stores the response data being read out during the standby mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185977

Image forming apparatus using a gui component to display and operate an application screen, and a non-transitory computer readable recording medium

An image forming apparatus of the present disclosure includes an application storing unit, a gui storing unit, and an operation/display unit. The application storing unit stores a program and data for an application of various kinds of process performed on the image forming apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185847

Display input device and information processing apparatus

A display input device includes a display portion, a touch panel, a piezoelectric element, a press detection portion, and a vibration control portion. The touch panel is provided on an upper surface of the display portion and configured to detect a touch operation. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185686

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an opening/closing member, an opening/closing detecting device and an operating member. The opening/closing member turns integrally with a supporting shaft around the supporting shaft. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185685

Unit retraction device and image forming apparatus including same

A unit retraction device has a hook member which engages with an engaged portion provided on a unit, and a retraction force generating mechanism which exerts a retraction force on the unit. The retraction force generating mechanism includes a first rotary member which is rotatably disposed on a first rotation pivot and to a rotating end part of which the hook member is coupled, a biasing member of which one end is hooked to the first rotary member and which biases the first rotary member in such a direction that the hook member retracts the unit into the apparatus body, and a second rotary member to which another end of the biasing member is hooked and which is rotatably disposed on a second rotation pivot. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185682

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a waste toner accommodating unit, a movement member, and a driving mechanism. The image forming unit forms an image by using a toner. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185679

Drum supporting structure for supporting photosensitive drum, image forming apparatus, and bearing for supporting photosensitive drum

A drum supporting structure according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a bearing. The bearing is configured to support a flange of a photosensitive drum connected to a shaft joint member that is connected to a drive shaft through which drive power is transmitted, such that the flange of the photosensitive drum is rotatable. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185677

Decurler and image forming apparatus

A decurler is operable to remove curl from a recording medium and includes a first roller, a second roller, a casing, a roller drive section, a casing rotary drive section, a housing, and a pair of cam members. The casing includes first and second supporting portions rotatably supporting the first and second rollers, respectively, with the first and second rollers pressed into engagement against each other movably away from each other. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185676

Image forming apparatus, discharge tray used in image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a discharge tray, a plurality of ribs, a ventilation duct, a ventilation hole, and an air flow generating portion. On the discharge tray, a sheet having been subjected to a fixing process for thermally fixing a toner image on the sheet is discharged. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185674

Image forming apparatus and print position adjustment method

The print pattern forming unit forms plural comparative print patterns on a sheet by reference print patterns corresponding to every sheet feed cassette associated with different reference positions for every sheet feed cassette. The displacement amount calculation unit reads the comparative print patterns on the sheet, and calculates displacement amounts between the reference positions and comparative positions of the read comparative print patterns corresponding to the reference positions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185664

Toner replenishment mechanism with simple constitution, image forming apparatus with toner replenishment mechanism, and toner replenishment control method

A toner replenishment mechanism includes a motor, a first ratchet mechanical unit, and a second ratchet mechanical unit. The motor includes a rotation shaft with a pinion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185663

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body, a lid, a developer discharge port, a shaft, and a movable wall. The container body includes an inner surface defining a cylindrical internal space and a wall disposed at one end of the container body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185661

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body and a movable wall. The container body includes a cylindrical internal space extending in a first direction and defined by an inner surface of the container body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185660

Developer storage container and image forming apparatus provided with same

A developer storage container includes a container main body, a developer discharge port, a moving shaft, a moving plate, a guide portion and an elastic member. The container main body includes a wall defining an internal storing space. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185659

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container body, a movable wall, and a detection sensor. The container body includes an inner surface defining a cylindrical internal space. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150185649

Electrophotographic toner

An electrophotographic toner includes capsule toner particles that each include an anionic toner core having a zeta potential at ph 4 of no greater than −5 mv and a cationic shell layer disposed over a surface of the toner core. Each of the capsule toner particles has, at a surface thereof, a sodium concentration of no less than 200 ppm and no greater than 1,000 ppm as measured by an icp spectrometer.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

07/02/15 / #20150183596

Paper feeding apparatus detecting recording paper presence/absence, paper feed cassette attaching/detaching, and lift plate reaching rising stop position, and image forming apparatus equipped with the same

Provided is a paper feeding apparatus that commonalizes mechanisms for detecting paper feed cassette attaching/detaching, recording paper presence/absence, and lift plate reaching rising stop position. When paper feed cassette is removed, a contact piece has first inclination, a light shielding piece has first position, and a first sensor and a second sensor are off. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150181064

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

In response to a reading start instruction, a second size detection processing portion detects a predetermined maximum sheet size for which reading can be performed by an image reading portion, among sheet sizes having the same size in a main scanning direction as that of a document sheet indicated by an output signal from a document sheet width sensor. A first blank sheet determination processing portion sets a first determination region corresponding to the sheet size, and a control portion causes the image reading portion to perform a reading operation. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150181051

Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, document sheet width detecting method

In image reading apparatus, reading control portion causes image reading portion to read at least line of image data when pivoting angle of cover member with respect to document sheet table has changed from angle exceeding predetermined detection angle to angle equal to or less than detection angle. Photoelectric conversion portion is disposed in area that is out of predetermined maximum readable size area in image reading portion, and is covered by cover member when cover member is closed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150178600

Job management device

A job management device includes a display unit, an authenticating unit and a job display processing unit. The display unit displays information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150178074

Method, a system, and a non-transitory computer-readable medium for supporting application development

An application development support method of the present disclosure is for generating an application by building resources including a library and a manifest file. The method includes extracting, when there are a plurality of versions of a platform being an operation target for the application, the library commonly required by all the versions of the platform from a specified resource storing area. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177661

Image forming apparatus that indicates operating status using luminous body

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming section, a body housing, a protruding housing, a light diffusing portion, a light source, a light guide path, and a control unit. The image forming section performs image formation on a sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177658

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a pressing member, a guiding member, a cap member, an elastic member and a detecting mechanism. The pressing member includes a pressing face pressing the fixing belt to a side of the pressuring member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177652

Developing device, image forming apparatus

Developing device includes developing roller and magnetic roller. Developing roller includes aluminum oxide thin film and resin coat layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177651

Developing roller, developing device, image forming apparatus, and manufacturing method of developing roller

A developing roller includes a roller main body disposed to face, without contact, an outer circumferential surface of an image carrier. The roller main body includes an aluminum oxide thin film and a resin coat layer, the aluminum oxide thin film being formed on an outer circumferential surface of a base body that is made of a metal including aluminum, the resin coat layer being formed on a surface of the aluminum oxide thin film that has been subjected to a predetermined heating process, the resin coat layer being made of a resin material and having electric conductivity.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177648

Toner conveying device, image forming apparatus

Toner conveying device includes cylindrical member, shutter member, and shutter opening/closing mechanism. Cylindrical member is provided at end of toner conveyance path in which toner is conveyed, cylindrical member having first opening from which toner is discharged, end of toner conveyance path being on downstream side in toner conveyance direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177644

Developing roller, developing device, and image forming apparatus including developing device

A developing roller includes a roller main body disposed to face, without contact, an outer circumferential surface of an image carrier. The roller main body includes a resin coat layer that is formed on an outer circumferential surface of a base body that is made of a metal including aluminum, the resin coat layer being made of a resin material and having electric conductivity. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177643

Developing roller, developing device, and image forming apparatus including developing device

A developing roller includes a roller main body disposed to face, without contact, an outer circumferential surface of an image carrier. In the roller main body, a boehmite layer has been formed on an outer circumferential surface of a base body that is made of a metal including aluminum, by a surface treatment by a boehmite method, and a resin coat layer has been formed on a surface of the boehmite layer, the resin coat layer being made of a resin material having electric conductivity.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177642

Developing roller, developing device, and image forming apparatus including developing device

A developing roller includes a roller main body disposed to face, without contact, an outer circumferential surface of an image carrier. A resin coat layer has been formed on an outer circumferential surface of the roller main body, the resin coat layer being made of a resin material having electric conductivity. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150177633

Toner

A toner includes toner particles. The toner particles each include a toner core, silica particles located on a surface of the toner core, and a shell layer disposed over the surface of the toner core on which the silica particles are located. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/25/15 / #20150175369

Sheet conveyance mechanism, document conveyance apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet conveyance mechanism in the present disclosure has a feeding portion, a pair of registration rollers, a first sensor, a second sensor, and a conveyance control portion. The feeding portion has a drive roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/18/15 / #20150172508

Image processing apparatus that reduces memory capacity for aggregating plurality of document images in one sheet

An image processing apparatus includes an image compressing unit, and a print-data generating unit. The image compressing unit divides the image of one page's worth of the document into each band region by a predetermined width in the sub-scanning direction and sets a rectangular region by a further division of each band region by a predetermined width in the main-scanning direction to generate rectangular compressed data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/18/15 / #20150172506

Communication apparatus and communication method

A communication apparatus includes a communication control section and an information acquiring communication control section. When the communication apparatus serving as a destination causes an error requiring repair, the destination communication apparatus determines a processing executable time from an estimated repair period indicated by a maintenance notice acquired by issuing to a maintenance system a maintenance call requesting the repair and sends back to the communication apparatus serving as a source having made a connection request temporal inexecutability information indicating that the destination communication apparatus is temporarily unable to execute a connection processing required by the connection request and containing the processing executable time when the destination communication apparatus becomes able to execute the connection processing.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/18/15 / #20150172499

Facsimile apparatus

A facsimile apparatus includes a data acquisition section, a timer section, an image processing section, a storage section, a fax transmission section, a reference time changing section, and a time modifying section. When the reference time changing section changes a reference time in the middle of fax transmission from the fax transmission section to a destination, the time modifying section standardizes times of day for use in generating time-stamp representations to be synthesized on all pieces of page data being subject to the fax transmission to the times of day in either the reference time before or after being changed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/18/15 / #20150170753

Refresh apparatus and electronic device that ensure simplified refresh process of flash memory

A refresh apparatus includes a flash memory and a refreshing unit. The flash memory includes a plurality of blocks, the plurality of blocks storing data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/18/15 / #20150168873

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus has a developing device and a controller. The developing device includes a stirring member, rotatable at a first speed or at a second speed lower than the first speed, which varies, according to its speed, the amount of developer discharged out of the developing device. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/11/15 / #20150160971

Electronic device and workflow creating program that ensures complicated operation

An electronic device includes a function accepting unit, an execution condition accepting unit, and a workflow creating unit. The function accepting unit accepts functions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/11/15 / #20150160576

Electrostatic latent image developing toner and manufacturing method therefor

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes a plurality of toner particles each having a toner core, a shell layer, and needle-like particles. The needle-like particles adhere to a surface of the toner core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/11/15 / #20150160571

Method of manufacturing positively-charged single-layer electrophotographic photoreceptor, positively-charged single-layer electrophotographic photoreceptor, and image forming apparatus

A method of manufacturing a positively-charged single-layer electrophotographic photoreceptor including the steps of: producing a photosensitive layer application liquid containing a good solvent with respect to a binding resin and at least one organic solvent having a boiling point of 70° c. Or higher; and forming a photosensitive layer by coating a photosensitive layer support base having a wall thickness of 0.7 mm or less, with the photosensitive layer application liquid and then drying the photosensitive layer application liquid.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/11/15 / #20150158682

Paper stacker and image forming apparatus

An paper stacker includes a side fence and a lift plate. The side fence extends in a stacking direction and is configured to regulate a position in a width direction of paper. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150156367

Image forming system and image forming apparatus that forward document box of moved user

An image forming system includes a plurality of image forming apparatuses and a group management server. The plurality of image forming apparatuses each include a document-box management unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150156360

Image reading device and image forming apparatus

An image reading device includes a first contact glass on which a document is conveyed from a document conveying part, a second contact glass on which the document is placed, a document separation member provided between the first contact glass and the second contact glass and separating the document from the first contact glass, a reading unit provided on rear-surface sides of the first contact glass and the second contact glass so as to be movable in a sub-scanning direction, and a guide member provided across both of the first contact glass and the document separation member on the rear-surface side of the first contact glass and guiding the movement of the reading unit.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150156358

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium

A reading control portion reads an image in reading range including image regions of an entire document sheet image in both state where a document sheet is not tilted and a state where the document sheet is tilted at predetermined maximum tilt angle. A first blank sheet determination processing portion is able to determine whether the image read by the reading control portion is a blank sheet image, based on an image of a first determination region which is included in both the image region of the entire document sheet image in the state where the document sheet is not tilted and the image region of the entire document sheet image in the state where the document sheet is tilted at the maximum tilt angle. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150154412

Authentication apparatus showing inputted password unrecognizable

Provided is an authentication apparatus that, in case of showing an inputted password as an unrecognizable state, shows it a recognizable state with maintaining confidentiality according to operation by a user. The password inputted by the user is shown on a password input area as the unrecognizable state, such as “*.” while a password peripheral region is pushed by the user along with a password input area, a control part changes the password from the unrecognizable state, where a displaying condition of the password shown on password viewing area being hidden by “*,” into the recognizable state, and the inputted password itself are shown.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153987

Image forming system, image forming method, and control program

An image forming system includes an image forming apparatus enabling pull printing and a terminal. The terminal includes a pull-printing server, a search unit, and a port setting unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153984

Peripheral device, recording medium, and data processing method

A peripheral device connectable to a terminal via a network includes an alternate-device search unit, an alternate-device data transmission unit, and an alternate-device data transmission notification unit. The alternate-device search unit searches for an alternate peripheral device in an operating mode in the neighborhood of the peripheral device when the peripheral device is in a power saving mode upon receiving data to be processed from the terminal. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153814

Electronic device and method for power supply control

An electronic device includes a power supply unit, a to-be-used function setting unit, and a function-specific power supply control unit. The power supply unit supplies electric power to a constituent unit of the electronic device from a main power source. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153806

Peripheral apparatus, terminal, power saving control system, power saving control method, and power saving control program

A peripheral apparatus comprises: a power saving state shift notification signal transmission unit that transmits a power saving state shift notification signal to the terminal at a time of shifting to a power saving state; a notification response signal reception unit that receives a notification response signal from the terminal that is set as an output target for image forming and responds, only while in an operation state, to the power saving state shift notification signal transmitted from the power saving state shift notification signal transmission unit; and a power saving state shift control unit that stops a shift to the power saving state in a case of receiving the notification response signal by means of the notification response signal reception unit and executes the shift to the power saving state in a case of not-receiving the notification response signal.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153664

Positively chargeable toner and manufacturing method therefor

A positively chargeable toner includes a plurality of toner particles each having a toner mother particle and an external additive adhering to a surface of the toner mother particle. The external additive contains silica particles and coat layers on a surface of the respective silica particles. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

06/04/15 / #20150153662

Electrostatic charge image developing toner

An electrostatic charge image developing toner includes a plurality of toner particles each having a toner core, organic particles adhering to a surface of the toner core, and a shell layer covering the toner core and the organic particles. The shell layers contain a thermosetting resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150150149

Electronic equipment having display having divided screen and control method thereof

Provided is an electronic equipment, where divided display is performed and different user operates each screen, to protect privacy of showing contents. Accordingly, a permission user to whom access to privacy information made into a privacy protection object and its privacy information is permitted is set to privacy setup information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150150099

Authentication device, authentication method and image forming apparatus

Authentication device performs authentication using an element group image which indicates an element group configured by arranging a plurality of elements. Authentication device transmits screen data representing an authentication screen to an accessing computer in order to display the authentication screen on a display unit of the computer, the authentication screen including the element group image, in which some or all of the plurality of elements change, a question answerable by looking at the element group image before a change and the element group image after the change and an answer entry box. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150150096

Image forming apparatus, image forming system, and method

An image forming apparatus is connectable to an external storage device and includes an authentication data generating section and a writing section. Upon occurrence of a prescribed event, the authentication data generating section generates authentication data and transmits the generated authentication data to a server. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150149804

Responding device and responding method

A responding device has operating modes including a first mode and a second mode. The responding device includes a first responding unit and a second responding unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150149759

Electronic device including a memory technology device

The electronic device may include a ram, a nonvolatile storage device as an mtd, and firmware that may be stored on the nonvolatile storage device. The firmware may include a kernel that is expanded onto the ram and a root disk image as a root file system. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150149664

An electronic device having a plurality of cpus and a method

An electronic device includes a first cpu, a second cpu, an auxiliary storage unit, and a controller. The auxiliary storage unit includes a first starting program for the first cpu and a second starting program for the second cpu. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150148010

Electronic device equipped with touch panel

An electronic device includes a touch panel, an operation position detecting unit that detects an operation position, in a locked state, at which a touch operation has been made on the touch panel, an ear pinna determining unit that determines whether the touch operation has been made by a user's ear pinna, according to the detected operation position, and an ear pinna operation accepting unit that, if the touch operation is determined to have been made by the user's ear pinna, accepts an operation input made by the touch operation by the ear pinna.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150147095

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a toner case, an apparatus main body and a cover. The toner case includes a case main body, a shutter and a manipulation portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150147077

Image forming apparatus, temperature control method for use in fixing device, and non-transitory recording medium

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing device. The fixing device includes a fixing roller and a pressure roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146335

Overcurrent protection device

An overcurrent protection device satisfactorily detects overcurrent without adding complicated component or occupying large space. Penetration member penetrates board face a having a first wiring circuit and face b with a second one, transmitting heat from face a to b. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146266

Document reading device and image forming apparatus

A document reading device includes a document reading section, an image memory, and an image processing section. The image processing section is configured to retrieve an image of an original document from the image memory and process the image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146259

Image forming apparatus and image processing system

An image forming apparatus includes a saving type storing section, an image data saving section, and a text data saving section. The saving type storing section is configured to store a saving type for image data of a read original document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146255

Image forming apparatus that enhances operability on screen displayed as split screens

An image forming apparatus includes a display unit and a split screen processor. The display unit includes a display area on a first screen, splits the display area on the first screen to display a third screen on one split display area, and displays a second screen on another split display area. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146254

Image processing apparatus and image processing method that ensures effective search

An image processing apparatus includes an image processing unit, a text information accepting unit, a stamp processing unit, and an image data editing unit. The image processing unit reads image data on an original document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146247

Display input apparatus, image forming apparatus having the same, and method for controlling the display input apparatus

Upon accepting a region dividing operation, a display input apparatus sets a line, which passes through a predetermined region, as a first reference line; sets an end edge of the predetermined region, which is opposite to the first reference line, as a second reference line; obtains a ratio for input numerical value calculation, namely, a ratio of a distance from the first reference line to the second reference line and a distance from the first reference line to a division line of the predetermined region divided by the region dividing operation; obtains a numerical value by multiplying a maximum value or minimum value in a numerical value input range by the ratio for input numerical value calculation, and displays the obtained numerical value in a numerical value input screen.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146237

Simulation apparatus, simulation system, and simulation method that ensure use of general-purpose pc

A simulation apparatus includes a status-transition-frequency input, a job status unit, a job-status simulating unit, an error-occurrence-rate input unit, and a device alert unit. The status-transition-frequency input unit receives an input of a status transition frequency of a job executable by a device. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150146236

Image forming apparatus, image forming method, and recording medium that facilitate management of blank sheets for preventing leakage of confidential information

An image forming apparatus includes an image-log creation unit, a document blank sheet page skip scan function setting unit, a blank sheet page image registration setting unit, and a blank sheet page image image-log output setting unit. The image-log creation unit creates an image of an image-log from image attribute information and image data of a read document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150145827

Operation display device that ensures operation without touching display unit

An operation display device includes a display unit, a display control unit, a coordinate measuring unit, an overlap determining unit, and a first operation accepting unit. The coordinate measuring unit measures a coordinate of a first direction, a coordinate of a second direction, and a coordinate of a third direction indicative of a position of an object. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150145793

Display input device, image forming apparatus, and control method of display input device

A display input device includes a display unit, a touch panel unit for accepting an operation on a button displayed on the display unit. When the touch panel unit accepts a predetermined first operation, the display unit performs a list display of a predetermined or smaller number of reduced screens in order from the higher layer screen, each of which is smaller than a screen in the normal mode and is selected so as to move toward a lower layer one by one from a next lower layer screen of the screen on which the first operation is made.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150145776

Information input system, portable terminal device, and computer that ensure addition of function

An information input system includes a computer and a portable terminal device. The portable terminal device includes: an image capturing unit; a detecting unit that detects a moving direction and an amount of movement of the portable terminal device based on a captured image, and a transmission controller that transmits movement information indicative of the moving direction and the amount of movement detected by the detecting unit to the computer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150145447

Motor control device and image forming apparatus with the same

A motor control device includes a motor device, a speed command section, and a load detecting section. The motor control device includes: a motor configured to drive a rotating body and output a speed notification signal having an oscillation frequency corresponding to a rotational speed of the rotating body; and a driver ic configured to control a rotational speed of the motor. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/28/15 / #20150145198

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a sheet feed section including a plurality of sheet feed cassettes, a designation receiving section configured to receive a designation of a sheet feed cassette for exclusive use from among the plurality of sheet feed cassettes; an exclusive use control section configured to put the sheet feed cassette the designation of which has been received by the designation receiving section into an exclusive use state and, when a predetermined condition is satisfied, switch the sheet feed cassette from the exclusive use state to a non-exclusive use state; and a sheet discharge control section. When the predetermined condition is satisfied, the sheet discharge control section allows the discharge of particular paper sheets remaining in the sheet feed cassette in the exclusive use state before the sheet feed cassette is switched from the exclusive use state to a non-exclusive use state.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/21/15 / #20150140488

Electrostatic charge image developing toner and method for producing electrostatic charge image developing toner

An electrostatic charge image developing toner contains a plurality of toner particles. Each of the toner particles includes a toner core containing a binder resin and a shell layer coating the toner core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/21/15 / #20150140486

Toner and method of manufacturing same

A toner includes a plurality of toner particles that each include a toner mother particle and an external additive adhering to a surface of the toner mother particle. The toner mother particle includes a core and a shell layer disposed over a surface of the core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/21/15 / #20150138612

Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus

An image reading apparatus includes a document sheet cover, a pressing portion, and a light irradiating portion. The document sheet cover is openable and closable with respect to a document sheet mounting surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/07/15 / #20150125196

Toner conveying device

A toner conveying device includes a common conveyance path, toner input paths and blades. A screw for conveying a toner is installed in the common conveyance path. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/07/15 / #20150124299

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method

An image reading device includes first carriage, a stepper motor, a shakiness level calculating section, and a timing adjusting section. The first carriage reads an image of a document to be read loaded on a document table. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

05/07/15 / #20150124296

Facsimile machine and facsimile system that performs fax transmission to specific transmission destination and perform fax reception from specific sender periodically

Provided is a facsimile apparatus that prevents a transmission forgetfulness of a regular transmission. Every time a fax is transmitted, a transmission history is accumulated in a transmission history table. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150121509

Display apparatus that displays one-time password

A display apparatus includes a display panel, a display condition setting unit that defines a specified display point in a specific screen as a display point of a one-time password for a specified user and sets a display condition for the one-time password, and a password display unit that displays, to the specified user, the one-time password at a display point included in the display condition based on the display condition set by the display condition setting unit when the specific screen is displayed in the display panel.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150121102

Electronic device that ensures reduced unnecessary recovery

An electronic device includes a main system, a sub system, and a response availability information storage unit. The response availability information storage unit stores response availability information indicating in which communication protocol the response data is generable by the main system. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150120903

System for monitoring xmpp-based communication services

Monitoring a communication-based system, comprising: communication service supporting xmpp communication with remote devices; device management applications; external, independent monitoring service monitors the communication-based system; xmpp clients; sending and receiving xmpp messages; and analytical component analyzes xmpp messages to determine status of the system, to possibly restart the communication service if the current response time is below a threshold. Methods include monitoring api and xmpp format comprising monitoring request with name of command to receive performance metrics, and monitoring response that comprises performance metrics; <monitoring_request> and <monitoring_response> tags; xmpp messages comprising real command, not merely watching or monitoring processes; availability matrix and statistical data in a database; availability metrics is percentage of time when the communication service is available, in comparison to the time while it is unavailable or shut down; and performance metrics is number of messages processed in a unit of time and response time of the communication service.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150119223

Sheet folding apparatus and sheet post-processing apparatus

A sheet folding apparatus having two-folding rollers each of whose outer diameter gradually decreases from the central part to each end part, a folding plate which can move forward to or backward from a nip between the two-folding rollers, and has a cutout part located at an edge part of the folding plate facing the nip between central parts of the two-folding rollers, wherein the cutout part does not reach the nip between the central parts of the two-folding rollers when the sheets are folded, and a folding plate support member which is placed at a position facing the nip between the central parts of the two-folding rollers, and can slide in a direction of moving closer to or away from the nip, wherein the folding plate support member projects from the cutout part when the sheets are set, and does not reach the nip when the sheets are folded.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150118615

Toner and method for manufacturing the same

A toner includes a plurality of toner particles each having a core and a shell layer on a surface of the core. In a cross section of the toner particle analyzed by eels, for at least 50% of a circumferential length of the core, the shell layer has one or more portions each satisfying conditions that: a ratio of inc to ins is no less than 0.0 and no greater than 0.2; and a thickness of the shell layer is at least 5 nm. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150118612

Electrostatic latent image developing toner and method for producing the same

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles each including a toner core containing a binder resin and a shell layer on a surface of the toner core. The shell layer includes a unit derived from a monomer of a thermosetting resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150118608

Multi-layer electrophotographic photosensitive member

A multi-layer electrophotographic photosensitive member contains a charge generating material including oxo-titanium phthalocyanine that among diffraction peaks for bragg angles 2θ±0.2° with respect to characteristic x-rays of cukα having a wavelength of 1.542 Å, at least exhibits a highest diffraction peak at 27.2°. The multi-layer electrophotographic photosensitive member also contains a hole transport material including a triarylamine derivative shown in generic formula (1). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150118607

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a photosensitive layer containing a naphthalenediimide derivative represented by the following formula (1) or (2). In the formula (1) or (2), r1 represents an alkyl group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, an aryl group having 6 to 12 carbon atoms and optionally having an alkyl group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, an aralkyl group having 7 to 12 carbon atoms, a cycloalkyl group having 3 to 10 carbon atoms, or an alkoxy group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150118606

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a photosensitive layer containing a naphthalenediimide derivative represented by the following general formula (1). In the general formula (1), r1 represents an alkyl group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, an aryl group having 6 to 12 carbon atoms and optionally having an alkyl group having 1 to 10 carbon atoms, an aralkyl group having 7 to 12 carbon atoms, a cycloalkyl group having 3 to 10 carbon atoms, or an alkoxy group having 1 to 6 carbon atoms. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117928

Recording medium storage apparatus and image forming apparatus therewith

A recording medium storage apparatus has a storage cassette and a lock mechanism. The lock mechanism restricts movement of the storage cassette in the drawing direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117912

Image forming apparatus

The exposing unit emits a pair of light beams deflected to reverse scanning directions each other by a rotary polyhedron. The pattern creation unit creates color misregistration detection patterns on the transfer unit by the toner image in a reference color formed by a light beam emitted from an exposing unit and the toner image in an adjustment color formed by the other light beam having a different scanning direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117909

Developer container and image forming apparatus including the same

A developer container includes a container housing for storing developer, a cylinder section projecting from the container housing and including a developer discharge port, and a rotary member for conveying the developer to the discharge port. The rotary member includes a rotary shaft rotatably supported and having a first part located in the container housing and a second part located in the cylinder section, and a resilient member projecting from the second part of the rotary shaft in a radial direction of rotation of the rotary member and facing the developer discharge port. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117897

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier and a cleaning device. The image carrier is rotated to carry a toner image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117895

Developer collection apparatus and image forming apparatus

A developer collection apparatus is provided with a suction duct, a collection box, and an auxiliary fan. One end of the suction duct is arranged near a developing unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117890

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an ejection tray, a printing portion and a display position. The printing portion prints, on a sheet, an image based on image data and ejects the printed sheet to the ejection tray. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150117876

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a photosensitive drum; a transfer belt configured to be charged to an opposite polarity to the surface of the photosensitive drum to electrostatically attract a recording paper sheet and convey the sheet while pressing the sheet against the photosensitive drum, thereby transferring a toner image formed on the surface of the photosensitive drum to the sheet; a fixing section configured to apply heat to the recording paper sheet having the toner image transferred thereto and thus fix the toner image on the sheet; a toner collecting member disposed to face a separating position where the recording paper sheet is separated from the transfer belt and extending in a width direction of the sheet being conveyed, the toner collecting member being electrically grounded; and a thermally conductive member configured to collect heat near the fixing section and conduct the collected heat to the toner collecting member.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116797

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method

An image reading device includes a light source, a photoelectric conversion portion, a first radiation control portion, and a first image generating portion. The light source radiates lights of r (red), g (green), and b (blue). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116793

Image reading device and image forming apparatus

An image reading device includes a light source, an imaging element and a control unit. The light source irradiates light on a document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116792

Image reading apparatus, image forming apparatus, storage medium, and image reading method

An image reading apparatus irradiates an object with light and reads an image on or of the object. The image reading apparatus includes a table on which the object is placed, a planar light source configured to emit light to the object, a range-finding section configured to measure a distance between the table and the object, and a control section configured to cause the planar light source to entirely or partially emit light. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116790

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method

An image forming apparatus includes low and high resolution imaging portions, a data generating portion, first and second reading portions, and a reading control portion. The first reading portion acquires, from the high resolution imaging portion, as output data for one pixel, data acquired by n-number of light receiving elements adjacent to each other in a main scanning direction in the high resolution imaging portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116780

Halftone dot addition apparatus that reduces white void and break at edge portion of image

A halftone dot addition device for adding halftone dots to halftone dot images includes an empty circle information acquiring unit and a halftone dot addition unit. The empty circle information acquiring unit obtains, in a voronoi diagram having a generatrix corresponding to a halftone dot in a halftone dot image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116777

Electronic device that automatically registers alternative user operation

An electronic device includes a log management unit and an assist function managing unit. The log management unit stores job logs containing, in relation to jobs, set content and execution result, and at least one of: required time, or printed sheet count and printed page count. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116771

Electronic apparatus

A log managing unit identifies respective required time lengths for user operations performed to set setting values to plural setting items until a function is performed, and stores a setting operation log. An assistance function managing unit extracts at least one of (a) setting operation logs that include user operations returning to an initial screen of the function without setting the setting values after a user operation is performed to the initial screen, (b) setting operation logs that a required time length per step of the user operations on the basis of the required time lengths exceeds a predetermined value, and (c) setting operation logs that a total required time length of the required time lengths until the setting values are set exceeds a predetermined value, and registers to an operation assistance function a predetermined number of setting items with longest required time lengths in the extracted setting operation logs.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116770

Display control device and electronic apparatus

A display control device includes a display unit that displays one or a plurality of instruction images to be pressed to input operating instructions, a key press detection unit that detects a press on the instruction image, a key press duration detection unit that detects a duration of the time the key press detection unit continuously detects that the instruction image is being pressed, and a vibration drive unit that starts applying vibration to the display unit in response to a press on the instruction image detected by the key press detection unit and adjusts the amplitude of the vibration based on the type of the instruction image detected as being pressed and the key press duration.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116769

Display input device, image forming apparatus, and control method of display input device

A display input device includes a display unit and a touch panel unit. When the touch panel unit accepts a predetermined transmission start operation, the display unit starts a display in a transmission transition mode, performs a transmission transition display in which a transition source screen gradually disappears while a ratio of a display of a transition destination screen belonging to a next lower layer of the transition source screen as time passes, and repeats the transmission transition display toward a lower layer.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116768

Image forming apparatus

A wireless communication unit includes a low-speed communication if and a high-speed communication if. A controller includes a low-speed communication if and a high-speed communication if. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116757

Image forming apparatus that performs function restriction, image formation method, and recording medium

Provided is an image forming apparatus that can prevent, when brought out from a setting location, outputting inaccurate image data illegally. An image forming apparatus includes an image output device, a communication device, and a master controller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116749

Electronic device that processes data received from an external apparatus

An electronic device may include a main system that can operate in a normal state and an energy-saving state, a data retaining unit that stores data, and a subsystem that may execute transmission and reception of data to and from an external apparatus. While the main system is in the energy-saving state, if the subsystem receives main dedicated specific data of pieces of main dedicated data required to be processed by the main system, the subsystem may store the main dedicated specific data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116748

Display input apparatus and image forming apparatus having the same

A display input apparatus comprises a display portion and a touch panel portion. When the touch panel portion accepts a first operation, the display portion sets a screen in current display as a shift start screen, sets a one-more downward layer screen than the shift start screen as a shift target screen, and gradually shifts the display screen from the shift start screen to the shift target screen. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116743

Image forming apparatus, sheet type detecting method and storage medium storing program of sheet type detecting method

An image forming apparatus includes a stopping part, a mode deciding part, a changing part and a type distinguishing part. The stopping part temporarily stops print execution if a type value indicating a type of a sheet conveyed according to the print execution is not included within a given range. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116740

Apparatus, method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium for image forming that create highly accurate color conversion table

An image forming apparatus includes an interpolation reference data creating unit, a reference space coordinate calculating unit, an interpolation operation unit, and a color conversion unit. The interpolation reference data creating unit divides a hue plane with grid points and creates interpolation reference data where triangular shapes formed by the grid points for an linear interpolation are varied in portions where saturation of the hue plane is equal to or less than a predetermined threshold and where the saturation of the hue plane is higher than the predetermined threshold. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116739

Method and apparatus for converting a color from one color system to another color system

A color conversion device includes: a hue acquisition unit that acquires a hue of a second target color having the same lightness and the same chroma as a first target color within voronoi diagrams in which predefined colors defined in a color conversion table are set as generator points; a side group acquisition unit that acquires side groups that are two groups located on both sides of the first target color in terms of the hue, based on a hue of the first target color and the hue of the second target color; and a color conversion unit that acquires a third target color by converting the first target color from a color in a color system before conversion into a color in a color system after the conversion based on the predefined colors of the side groups acquired by the side group acquisition unit and the first target color.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116738

Color converting device, image forming apparatus, and color converting method

An image forming apparatus is a color converting device for converting a first color value acquired from printing data to a second color value. A color position calculating section calculates a hue plane and a chroma of the first color value. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116737

Image forming apparatus that can print to an index paper, image formation method, and recording medium

Provided is an image forming apparatus that prints an index label easily and set up a text printed into a standard size section and an index label section to a manuscript. An index label information setting part sets up index label information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116446

Optical scanning apparatus, image forming apparatus including the optical scanning apparatus, and method of adjusting resonance frequency at oscillating mirror unit in the optical scanning apparatus

A groove in which a curable resin is filled, is formed on the opposite side face of a face for reflecting light of an oscillating mirror unit. The groove extends so as to cross the swing axis of the oscillating mirror unit, seen from the opposite side of the reflection face of the oscillating mirror unit.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116436

Optical scanning apparatus and image forming apparatus provided with the same

An angle formed between a first beam light ray d1 and a second beam light ray d2 is θ12, an angle formed between the second beam light ray d2 and a third beam light ray d3 is θ23, and an angle formed between the third beam light ray d3 and a fourth beam light ray d4 is θ34, where the first, second, third, and fourth beam light rays d1, d2, d3, and d4 have been reflected by a reflective surface of a rotating polygon mirror, θ23 is the smallest, of the three angles, that is, θ12, θ23, and θ34.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116422

Inkjet recording apparatus

An inkjet recording apparatus of the present disclosure includes a recording portion having a recording head, a cap unit that caps the recording head, a wipe unit that performs a recovering process of the recording head, a wipe moving mechanism that moves the wipe unit in a horizontal direction, and a wipe lifting mechanism that moves the wipe unit in an up-down direction. In a case where capping is performed with respect to the recording head by means of the cap unit, the cap unit is moved to the first position by means of the wipe moving mechanism, with the cap unit located over the wipe unit, and then the cap unit is lifted up by means of the wipe lifting mechanism.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116420

Inkjet recording that reduces image quality deterioration due to re-adhering ink

An ink-jet recording apparatus for recording on a recording sheet with an ink containing at least a pigment, a resin, and water includes at least two color inkjet heads. The at least two color inkjet heads are arranged in a conveyance direction of the recording sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116401

Inkjet recording apparatus

In an inkjet recording apparatus, when one set of image data is divided in the sub scanning direction into a bands, and nozzles are divided in the main scanning direction into groups each comprising a nozzles, a selector associates, within each of the group, the nozzles in the first to ath columns with the first to ath bands with no overlap, and, for a nozzle that is to discharge ink for one pixel or less within one set of image data, makes the nozzle perform preparatory discharge in the band associated with the nozzle by selecting, out of different ink discharge drive waveforms, a first drive waveform (1) corresponding to the minimum gradation.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150116244

Display device, electronic device, and storage medium

A display device includes a display section, a detection section, a first display control section, and a second display control section. The display section has a display surface and displays a first window. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150115524

Sheet discharge device and image forming apparatus provided with the sheet discharge device

A sheet discharge device includes a sheet discharge roller, a driven roller and a restraint member. A sheet is discharged in a specified discharge direction while passing through a nip portion between the sheet discharge roller and the driven roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150115523

Sheet stacking device, sheet conveying device, and image forming apparatus

A sheet stacking device includes sheet stacking portion, electric motor, current detecting portion, abnormality determining portion, and updating portion. The sheet stacking portion is supported to be movable in up-down direction and configured to stack sheets thereon. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150115522

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: an apparatus body, a paper feed cassette, a feed section, an operation control section, a paper passage detection sensor, a cassette attachment-detachment detection sensor, a paper presence-absence detection sensor, a sensor failure determination section, and an alarm control section. The paper passage detection sensor detects whether or not paper has passed through a position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150115520

Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus provided with the sheet feeding device

A sheet feeding cassette is capable of being mounted to and removed from an apparatus body along a specified mounting direction. The sheet accommodated within a sheet accommodating portion is conveyed through a sheet conveyance path in a sheet conveyance direction extending along the mounting direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/30/15 / #20150115519

Sheet conveyance apparatus ensuring reduced damage of stopper

A sheet conveyance apparatus includes a sheet conveyance path, a sheet feeding member, a driving mechanism, a stopper, an interlocking portion, a cover member, and an evacuation mechanism. The stopper is configured to change a posture between a projection posture and an evacuation posture. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/23/15 / #20150110533

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a driving member and a slide contact member. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/23/15 / #20150110532

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressuring member, a heat source, a heat conducting member, a reflecting member and a contacting/separating mechanism. The fixing member is arranged rotatably. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/23/15 / #20150110519

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a toner containing portion, an air blowing portion, and an air blowing control portion. The toner containing portion contains toner that is used in image formation. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/23/15 / #20150108708

Paper separating device and image forming apparatus

A paper separating device for separating a paper sheet includes a frame member, an image carrier, a securing plate, and two types of assemblies. The two types of assemblies include: a first assembly that includes a separation claw configured to separate the paper sheet from the image carrier, a guiding member configured to guide the paper sheet, and a holder with an engaging portion; and a second assembly that engages the guiding member alone to the holder with the engaging portion without holding the separation claw. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104744

Two-component developer and method for producing two-component developer

A two-component developer of the present disclosure contains a carrier and toner particles. The carrier includes a carrier core, a first layer coating a surface of the carrier core, and a second layer coating a surface of the first layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104228

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressure rotating body, a nip member, a heating member, a rotating member and a biasing member. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably around a rotating axis. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104225

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus uses a developer containing toner particles. The image forming apparatus includes a toner-particle bearing member for bearing the toner particles. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104221

Developing device and image forming apparatus

A developing device includes a developing roller. The developing roller includes a magnetic roller configured to have multiple magnetic poles in a circumferential direction thereof and a roller-shaped developing sleeve sheathed on the magnetic roller, and supplies magnetic toner to a photosensitive drum. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104216

Development device and image forming apparatus

A development device includes a development case, a first agitating/conveying member and a second agitating/conveying member. The first agitating/conveying member is arranged below the second agitating/conveying member to convey the developer in a first direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104208

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a developing device, a bias applying unit, a leak detecting unit, a bias controller and a leak detection controller. The developing device includes a magnetic roller and a developer layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104207

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a charging member, a charging bias power source, a developing member, a developing bias power source and a controlling device. The charging member electrically charged an image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/16/15 / #20150104206

Image forming apparatus

A controller determines a mode at a current time point, and corrects, on the basis of the determined mode and an elapsed time from a start time of the mode clocked by a timer to a current time point, an in-apparatus temperature detected by an in-apparatus temperature sensor on the basis of correction data so that the corrected temperature is calculated as an outside-air temperature.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150099221

Toner

For at least 80% of toner particles in a toner, along at least 80% of circumferential length of a toner particle cross-section, a shell layer has a thickness of at least 5 nm and satisfies a condition that a ratio of an intensity inc relative to an intensity ins is no greater than 0.2. For at least 80% of the toner particles in the toner, along at least 80% of the circumferential length of the toner particle cross-section, the shell layer has a thickness of at least 5 nm and satisfies a condition that a ratio of an intensity isc relative to an intensity iss is no greater than 0.2.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150098726

Cleaning device and image forming apparatus including same

A cleaning device includes a housing, a cleaning member, a cleaning blade, a collection member, a seal member, and a protection member. The housing is disposed above an image carrier, and an opening is formed in a face thereof facing the image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150098722

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body part and a sheet feed unit installed below the apparatus main body part, which include connector parts electrically connecting the apparatus main body part and sheet feed unit. The connector part at a side of the apparatus main body part includes a window; a first connector main body visible through the window and having an electrical connection port facing to the sheet feed unit; a connector cover covering openably/closably the electrical connection port of the first connector main body; and a biasing member biasing the first connector main body downwardly. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150098112

Image forming apparatus and image forming system having a user authentication function

Provided an image forming apparatus that can realize an authentication function easily. (1) transmit a printing requested data from a pc to a port for printing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150097330

Sheet storage cassette and image forming apparatus including same

A sheet storage cassette includes a cassette base, a sheet stacking plate, a lift portion, and a pair of width adjustment cursors. At least one of the width adjustment cursors has an opposing surface facing a side edge of sheets, an opening formed in the opposing surface, a restriction member, a swing support shaft, and a first biasing member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/09/15 / #20150096868

Drive apparatus

The first gear is fixed to a conveyance screw. The second gear is arranged in tandem with the first gear. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150096062

Security processing apparatus and security processing method

The position information acquisition unit acquires the first current position information of the multifunction peripheral and the second current position information of hdd. The position information determination unit executes the first determination whether or not the first current position information is identical with the first registered position information and the second determination whether or not the second current position information is identical with the second registered position information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093696

Electrophotographic photosensitive member

An electrophotographic photosensitive member includes a photosensitive layer that contains a charge generating material, a hole transport material, a binder resin, and a plasticizer. The hole transport material contains a triarylamine derivative represented by general formula (1) below. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093154

Toner container, and image forming apparatus including the same

A toner container according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a container body, a rotating member, a conveying member, a film member, and a stepped portion. Container body can store toner thereinside. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093138

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a notifier, a power source, a first replaceable unit, a first body connector, a power supply switch, a detachment necessity determiner for determining whether the first replaceable unit needs to be detached, and a power supply controller. The first body connector includes a body power terminal and allows the first replaceable unit to be detachably connected thereto. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093136

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a heat rotor with a heat source, a pressure rotor forming a fixing nip with the heat rotor and expandable by heat given from the heat rotor, a drive section configured to rotate the pressure rotor, a control section configured to control the drive section, thus controlling a rotational speed of the pressure rotor, and a heat quantity detecting section configured to determine a quantity of heat from the heat rotor to the pressure rotor since a reference time point when the fixing device transitions from outage to operating state. The control section performs a first rotation control for allowing the pressure rotor to rotate at a first rotational speed after the heat quantity detecting section detects the quantity of heat has reached a predetermined specified value and at a second rotational speed before the heat quantity detecting section detects the specified value has been reached.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093130

Image forming apparatus ensuring reduced initial bleeding phenomenon

An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body, a power supply switch, a photoreceptor drum, a charging device, an exposure device, a developing device, a transfer roller, a cleaning device, and a toner-layer formation unit. The transfer roller contacts the circumferential surface of the photoreceptor drum at a downstream side with respect to the developing device in the rotation direction and is configured to transfer the toner image to a sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150093126

Image forming apparatus having function of printing on index sheet, image forming system, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

An image forming apparatus includes a printing processing unit, a paper jam detection unit, and an operation display unit. The printing processing unit performs printing on a plurality of index sheets having index labels in different positions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092230

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a notification portion, a print request management table storage portion, and a response portion. When a job is submitted from, among terminal devices of the multiple users, a terminal device of one user, notification portion displays a first message associated with the job on another terminal device of another user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092228

Display input device, image forming apparatus and method of controlling display input device

A display input device includes: a display portion in which setting item regions fore plurality of setting items are aligned and displayed, and the setting value input images including a character string indicating a setting value that can be set and a preview image indicating the result of an output of a job when a setting value that has been already set and the setting value displayed as the character string are further reflected are aligned and displayed such that a plurality of the preview images are displayed as thumbnails; and an operation input portion which receives an operation on the setting value input image as an input for setting the setting value corresponding to the selected setting value input image.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092215

Information processing apparatus, method for configuring setting for electronic device, and electronic device

A server device is connected with a plurality of electronic devices in a communicable manner and configures a setting for a desired electronic device out of the plurality of electronic devices. The server device includes a device location management section and a setting determination section. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092212

Electronic apparatus

Provided is electronic apparatus having a function of first power mode and a function of second power mode where power consumption is smaller than first power mode. A plurality of detecting units detects a plurality of trigger operations in second power mode, each of the trigger operations serving as a trigger that causes electronic apparatus to return from second power mode to first power mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092211

Image forming apparatus

A total-current control unit is configured to add a fuser current of a fuser unit to a load current of the load to thereby obtain a total current to be supplied from a commercial power supply to the image forming apparatus, the total-current control unit being configured to control the total current to be at a predetermined limit value or less. An auxiliary power supply is configured to supply an auxiliary current to the load. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092203

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus settable for a custom size or a standard size includes an index sheet setting section, a print engine control processing section, and a print execution processing section. The index sheet setting section sets information pertaining to an index sheet having an index tab. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092002

Light scanning device reducing deformation of ftheta lens and housing and image forming apparatus with the same

A light scanning device include a housing and an fθ lens. The housing includes a bottom plate and a sidewall disposed upright at the bottom plate. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150092001

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using same

An optical scanning device includes first and second light sources, a polygon mirror, first and second scanning lenses, first and second reflecting mirrors, and an adjusting mechanism for adjusting the posture of the first reflecting mirror. The adjusting mechanism adjusts the posture of the first reflecting mirror using a predetermined first adjustment amount so that a first scanning line drawn by a first light beam to scan a first circumferential surface and a second scanning line drawn by a second light beam to scan a second circumferential surface are parallel when a drum rotation speed is a predetermined first speed, and adjusts the posture of the first reflecting mirror using a predetermined second adjustment amount different from the first adjustment amount and capable of making the first and second scanning lines parallel at a second speed different from the first speed when the drum rotation speed is the second speed.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150091980

Recording-head recovery system, ink-jet recording apparatus including the same, and recording-head recovery method

A recording-head recovery system includes a wiper, a drive mechanism, and a control portion. The control portion is capable of performing a recording-head recovery operation which performs successively: a purged ink placing operation in which ink is forcibly pushed out of a ejecting nozzle and the purged ink is placed onto a nozzle region; a ejecting wipe operation in which the purged ink is wiped away by moving the wiper along an ink ejecting surface, applying and spreading the ink over the ink ejecting surface by ejecting the ink from an ejecting nozzle in synchronization with timing when the wiper is passing the nozzle region; and a ejected ink wiping operation in which the ejected ink applied and spread over the ink ejecting surface is wiped away.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150091967

Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus

A sheet conveying device includes a conveyance belt, a conveyance plate, an air intake portion, and a charging portion. The conveyance belt has a plurality of belt openings formed in a previously-set suction attraction region in end portions thereof in a width direction perpendicular to a conveyance direction of a sheet, and conveys the sheet. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150091245

Sheet feed apparatus and image forming apparatus including the sheet feed apparatus

A sheet feed apparatus includes a lifting/lowering plate, a drive portion, a determination portion, and a remaining amount detecting portion. The lifting/lowering plate has a sheet mounting surface on which one or more sheets are placed, and is attached to the sheet feed apparatus in such a manner that the sheet mounting surface can be lifted and lowered. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150091243

Sheet supply device and image forming appartus

The pickup roller is placed above a lifting plate made of a flexible material and feeds the sheet with abutting on an upper surface of the sheets loaded on the lifting plate. The sensor detects an arrival of the sheet fed by the pickup roller on a downstream side of the pickup roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150091235

Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet conveying device is provided in a paper sheet discharge portion of an image forming apparatus. The sheet conveying device includes, inside thereof, a pair of conveyance guides forming a curved path. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150090562

Conveying roller unit, sheet conveying device, and image processing apparatus

A manual sheet feeder that is an example of a sheet conveying device includes a roller unit in which a rubber roller is mounted on a support member. A separation wall is formed in an internal space of the support member, and a rotation shaft is formed at the separation wall. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

04/02/15 / #20150090060

Method of designing drive unit

A design method of a drive unit includes: deriving a minimum reference contact pressure fa causing any of the shaft portion among the plurality of the shaft portions to result in damage; and designing the shaft portions or the gears to be of form such that the plurality of shaft portions and the plurality of gears satisfy the relationship f/d×l<fa, given that, with the plurality of shaft portions and the plurality of gears linked to the drive source and the rotated components, the load acting on a single of the shaft portions among the plurality of shaft portions is f (n), the diameter of the single of the shaft portions is d (mm), and the length of axial contact between the single of the shaft portions and the gear mounted thereon is l (mm).. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150089665

Document management server that reduces information leakage of non-public document information

A document management server includes a document information managing unit, a location information acquisition unit, and an information transmitting unit. The document information managing unit controls public document information and non-public document information. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150089456

Electronic device

A display control unit executes a first control process if a swipe operation detected by an operation detection unit is a first swipe operation in which a finger is linearly moved, and executes a second control process differing from the first control process if the swipe operation detected by the operation detection unit is a second swipe operation in which the finger is moved along a route differing from the route of the finger in the first swipe operation.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150089433

Input device and electronic device

An input device includes a storage section, a display section, a touch sensor, a control section, and a display switch section. The control section switches the display state of a to-be-deleted symbol string on the display section to any one of a second half hiding state, a first half hiding state, and a full display state every time the display switch section is pressed during touch operation on the display section by a user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086918

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles. Each of the toner particles includes a toner core containing a binder resin and a releasing agent, and a shell layer coating the toner core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086243

Toner container and image forming apparatus including thereof

An apparatus main body of an image forming apparatus includes a plurality of rotation portions provided each rotatably, in alignment with each other. A lever is provided to integrally swing with one of rotation portions or one of coupling portions that is disposed at one end in alignment direction of rotation portions and coupling portions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086242

Toner container and image forming apparatus including thereof

Apparatus main body of image forming apparatus includes first rotation portion, second rotation portion, and lever. Toner container includes opening/closing mechanism for opening and closing the toner discharge outlet, and first coupling portion that is provided rotatably with respect to the housing and configured to, when the toner container is attached to the apparatus main body, be coupled with the first rotation portion of the apparatus main body to be integrally rotatable therewith. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086241

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit, a first support portion, and a second support portion. First support portion fits with and positions first supported portion, which is end of fixing unit, in up-down direction and supports first supported portion movably in insertion direction of fixing unit toward attachment position. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086233

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus body, an image forming portion, a hold portion, a cooling air passage, and a communication opening. The apparatus body includes a front wall, and a side wall standing perpendicularly to the front wall, the front wall and the side wall defining an internal space. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150086229

Developing device, image forming apparatus and toner concentration detecting method

A developing device includes multiple developing units, and multiple toner concentration sensors. The multiple developing units contain respective developers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085330

Reading device, image forming apparatus including the same, and control method for reading device

The reading device includes an image reading unit, a document feeder unit, a table document detection unit for detecting presence or absence of a document on the place-reading contact glass, a document set sensor for detecting setting of the document, a size detection unit for detecting a size of the document on the document tray, and an open/close detection unit for detecting open and close of the document feeder unit. In a determination necessary state in which setting of the document is not detected while an object on the document tray is detected, it is determined to execute feed reading, or to execute place reading, or to be disabled to confirm to execute the place reading or the feed reading, based on whether or not there is a document on the place-reading contact glass and based on history information.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085325

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

The present invention includes a displaying and accepting unit 401, a storing and deleting unit 404, and an image processing unit 406. The displaying and accepting unit 401 selectably displays a post-processing delete key 607 for deletion after a process as well as image data 605 in an external storage device 128 on a touch screen 201. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085322

Image forming apparatus that prints out multi-gradation monochrome image maintaining gradation reproducibility, and image forming method

The image forming apparatus includes an input luminance range recognition unit, an output luminance range recognition unit, and a luminance range expansion unit. The input luminance range recognition acquires input luminance information from multi-gradation monochrome image data, generates a luminance histogram, and determines, based on a minimum luminance value and a maximum luminance value of the luminance histogram, an input luminance range. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085321

Image forming apparatus reproducing gradation based on hue instead of luminance, and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a luminance information acquiring unit, a hue information substituting unit, and a color conversion unit. The luminance information acquiring unit is configured to acquire input luminance information of inputted multi-gradation monochromatic image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085318

Image forming apparatus that generates log image

An image forming apparatus includes: a job executing unit that executes a job based on an image; and a log image generating unit that generates a log image as a history of the image and stores the generated log image in a storage unit. If the job executed by the job executing unit does not involve external output from the image forming apparatus, the log image generating unit restricts a storage size of the log image for this job.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085308

Display input device, image forming apparatus, control method for display input device

A display input device includes a storage unit, an operation input unit, and a display unit. The storage unit stores a set setting value and a default setting value of each setting item. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085306

Input device, image forming apparatus, and electronic apparatus

An input device includes: a receiving section configured to receive a plurality of characters input by a user's operation, a confirming section allowing the display control section to confirm the plurality of characters received by the receiving section; a display section configured to display the plurality of characters allowed to be confirmed by the confirming section; a touch sensor configured to detect a touch point on the display section; and a display control section configured to identify, based on the touch point detected by the touch sensor through a user's double tap, at least one conversion target character among the plurality of confirmed characters, convert a character style of the conversion target character, allow the display section to display the conversion target character converted in character style, confirm the input of the conversion target character converted in character style.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150085010

Inkjet recording device

An inkjet recording device includes a recording medium conveyance mechanism, a head portion, and a liquid applying section. The recording medium conveyance mechanism is configured to convey a recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150084914

Touch panel apparatus and electronic apparatus provided with same

A touch panel apparatus is provided with a strain gauge sensor (16), a piezoelectric element (17), and a control unit (1). The strain gauge sensor (16) detects the pressing force to be applied to a touch panel (12) when a select-execute function key (18) is operated. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150084277

Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus including the sheet conveying device

A sheet feed device of an image forming apparatus includes an inside cover and a lock mechanism for locking the inside cover to a housing. The lock mechanism includes a locking member and a locked member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150084276

Sheet size setting device, and sheet feeding apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet size setting device gives information for identifying a sheet size. The sheet size setting device includes a first rotary member, an engaging portion, a biasing member, a second rotary member, and an assisting mechanism. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150084272

Sheet feed device and image forming apparatus

A sheet feed device of an image forming apparatus includes an outside cover and an inside cover. The outside cover opens and closes a side of a housing. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/26/15 / #20150084265

Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet conveying device is provided in a sheet discharge portion of an image forming apparatus. A curved path and a reverse conveyance path are formed within the sheet conveying device. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150080201

Folding device, post-processing device and image forming apparatus

A folding device includes a conveying path, a placement portion, a through portion, a first folding member, a second folding member, a rotational driving unit, a rotational position detecting mechanism, a signal receiving unit, and a rotational drive control unit. The rotational drive control unit, when the signal receiving unit receives a signal, determines whether the first folding member is in a state of moving from an initial position to a protruded position or in a state of moving to the opposite direction, and, in a case of being determined to be in the state of moving from the initial position to the protruded position, controls the rotational driving unit to reverse the direction of rotational drive, and in a case of being determined to be in the state of moving to the opposite direction, controls the rotational driving unit to maintain the direction of rotational drive.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150079517

Method for producing toner

A method for producing a toner includes: dissolving a thermoplastic resin and a thermosetting resin in an organic solvent; mixing the organic solvent containing the thermoplastic resin and the thermosetting resin with an aqueous medium, and micronizing the thermoplastic resin in a mixture obtained; and forming a film of the dissolved thermosetting resin on surfaces of fine particles formed through the micronization.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150078793

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressure rotating body, a nip member, a supporting member, a heating source, a heat conducting member and a reflecting member. The pressure rotating body is rotatably arranged outside the fixing belt to come into pressure contact with the fixing belt to form a fixing nip. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150078787

Developing device and an image forming apparatus including the same

A developing device includes a developing container, a first agitating feeding member, a second agitating feeding member, a first developer delivery portion, a second developer delivery portion, and a toner sensor. The developing container includes a first transport path and a second transport path. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150078786

Developing device and image forming apparatus therewith

A developing device includes: a developer container having first and second transport passages, for containing developer; a developer carrier for carrying, on its surface, developer inside the second transport passage; a first stirring/transporting member having a rotary shaft and a transport blade formed on its circumferential surface, for stirring/transporting developer inside the first transport passage; a second stirring/transporting member for stirring/transporting developer inside the second transport passage in a direction opposite to the first stirring/transporting member; a first developer passing portion for delivering developer from the first to the second transport passage; and a second developer passing portion for delivering developer from the second to the first transport passage. In a part of the first stirring/transporting member facing the first developer passing portion, a paddle portion is formed which is devoid of the rotary shaft and which has a plurality of first ribs parallel to the rotary shaft.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150078776

Developer collecting device for suppressing decrease of developer collection rate and image forming apparatus

A developer collecting device includes a suction duct, a collecting box, and a suction mechanism. The suction duct has one end adjacent to a development device and another end. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150078775

Image forming apparatus ensuring calibration of transfer unit

An image forming apparatus includes: a transfer unit, a reflectance sensor, a time-series data acquiring unit, and a transfer-unit rotation-time calculating unit. The time-series data acquiring unit is configured to acquire time-series data with respect to the image carrier background-portion reflectance, measured by the reflectance sensor, as reference data over a time period twice longer than a time period that by design the image carrier requires for one cycle, and as advance/delay data over a time period twice longer than a time period longer or shorter in multiples of a predetermined time interval than the by-design time period. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150077792

Electronic device capable of apparatus setting according to self-location, storage medium, and apparatus setting method

An electronic device includes a resource information storage section, a location detecting section, a resource information retrieval section, and an activation section. The resource information storage section stores local resource information items in an inactive state to be used for apparatus setting in individual regions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150077789

Electronic device and non-transitory storage medium

An mfp 20 of the present invention includes: a box region 43a that stores a plurality of pieces of data; a swap region 43b that is used for a work; a transfer request accepting unit 40a that accepts a request of transfer of the plurality of pieces of data; a compressed file generating unit 40b; and a compressed file transferring unit 40i. The compressed file generating unit 40b, in a case in which the request is accepted by the transfer request accepting unit 40a, generates the compressed file that stores the plurality of pieces of data on the box region 43a. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150076761

Sheet process device

A sheet process device includes a supporting member and a process device main body. The supporting member is attached to the lateral face at a side of an in-body sheet ejection space of an image forming apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/19/15 / #20150076316

Sheet process device

A sheet process device includes a processing part unit and a leg part unit. The processing part unit performs post process for a sheet ejected from an image forming apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/12/15 / #20150074420

Embedded system, information processing unit, and image forming apparatus

An embedded system includes a nonvolatile memory, a control section, and a firmware update section. The nonvolatile memory stores firmware and a public key in a normal area, and stores a hash value concerning the public key in an access restricted area. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/12/15 / #20150072282

Electrostatic latent image developing toner, method for manufacturing electrostatic latent image developing toner, and method for fixing electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles. Each toner particle includes a toner core containing a binder resin, a shell layer coating a surface of the toner core, and particulates having a higher hardness than the shell layer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/12/15 / #20150072281

Electrostatic latent image developing toner, method for manufacturing electrostatic latent image developing toner, and method for fixing electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles. Each toner particle includes a toner core containing a binder resin, a shell layer coating a surface of the toner core, and needle-like inorganic particulates. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/12/15 / #20150071691

Cleaning apparatus, image forming apparatus, and toner crushing member

A cleaning apparatus includes a blade, a screw, a toner crushing member, and a casing. The toner crushing member is located in contact with the screw. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/12/15 / #20150069895

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes: a cover that is openable and closable. The cover is provided with a lock member, a first biasing portion, a lever member, and a second biasing portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067826

Recording medium, authentication device, and authentication method

An electronic device includes a touch panel, a time information obtaining section, and an authentication section. The time information obtaining section obtains time information for user authentication. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067779

Server apparatus, login management system, and non-transitory storage medium

The present invention is provided with the page responding unit 33, the login performing unit 31, the logout performing unit 35, the counting unit 37, and the logout managing unit 39. The page responding unit 33 submits a response of a web page in response to an automatic request or a manual request from a user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067610

Image forming apparatus and storage medium

An image forming apparatus includes a menu management section, a variant-attribute menu management section, and a display processing section. The menu management section manages a tree structure including a plurality of menus hierarchized according to their attributes. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067576

Display device, image forming apparatus, and display control method

The display device includes a display section having a display surface, a touch panel, and a display control section. The display section is configured to display a plurality of pages. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067396

Communication device and communication method

A communication device includes: a first communication section, a second communication section, a storage section, a determination section, and a control section. The first communication section communicates with a storage device based on predefined interface communication standards to perform data transfer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150067242

Information processing device

In an information processing device, a nand flash memory has a first area and a second area in each of which a boot code is stored. A processor expands the boot code from the nand flash memory onto the random access memory, executes the expanded boot code, and rewrites the boot code in the first area and the boot code in the second area at different timings based on the number of times that boot is performed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150066868

Non-transitory computer-readable recording medium that stores document evaluation program that evaluates consistency in document

A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium that stores a document evaluation program executable by a computer in a document evaluation apparatus includes first program code that causes the computer to determine that a plurality of pages from each of which the same type of object has been detected are in the same group and to detect the plurality of pages in the same group from the document, second program code that causes the computer to evaluate consistency in the plurality of pages, in the same group, that have been detected by the first program code, and third program code that causes the computer to display an evaluation result obtained by the second program code.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150066480

Non-transitory computer-readable storage medium for storing acronym-management program, acronym-management device, non-transitory computer-readable storage medium for storing expanded-display program, and expanded-display device

An acronym-management program causes a computer to extracts an acronym from a list-updating reference for updating an acronym list; extracts, from the list-updating reference, a candidate for an expanded form corresponding to the extracted acronym; and, when the likelihood of the extracted acronym being used in the list-updating reference to refer to the extracted expanded-form candidate reaches or exceeds a specific level, increase, in the acronym list, the frequency corresponding to the acronym and the expanded form.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150066392

Storage medium, material evaluating apparatus, and material evaluating method

A non-transitory computer-readable storage medium has stored therein a material evaluating program. The material evaluating program includes a first program code and a second program code. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150065631

Inkjet recording ink and method for producing the same

An inkjet recording ink contains a polyhydric alcohol monoethyl ether or a polyhydric alcohol monopropyl ether, and a polyhydric alcohol monobutyl ether. Further, a method for producing an inkjet recording ink includes forming a pigment dispersion by kneading a pigment, an anionic resin and water, mixing the pigment dispersion with a water-soluble nonionic acrylic resin or a prepolymer thereof, triethylene glycol monobutyl ether, diethylene glycol monoethyl ether or diethylene glycol monopropyl ether, and water, and filtering a mixture resulting from the mixing.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063888

Sheet conveying apparatus, and image forming apparatus including sheet conveying apparatus

A sheet conveying apparatus includes a first conveying path, a second conveying path and a third conveying path, a switching guide, a conveying roller, a driving mechanism, a transmission mechanism. The second conveying path and the third conveying path are formed by diverging from the first conveying path. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063883

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a heating source, a heat conducting member and a reflecting member. The fixing belt is arranged rotatably. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063882

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing belt, a pressuring member, a nip forming member, a supporting member, a heating source, a heat conducting member, and a reflecting member. The pressuring member comes into pressure contact with the fixing belt to form a fixing nip. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063881

Fixing device ensuring smooth delivery of sheet

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressure member, and a guiding member. The guiding member includes a first guide surface, a second guide surface, and a pair of third guide surfaces consecutively installing both end portions in the axial direction of the first guide surface and both end portions in the axial direction of the second guide surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063878

Agitating mechanism, toner container, and image forming apparatus

An agitating mechanism according to one aspect of the present disclosure is disposed in a toner container in which toner is stored. The agitating mechanism includes a rotation shaft member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063877

Toner container and image forming apparatus having the same

A toner container according to one aspect of the present disclosure is a toner container to be detachably mounted on an image forming apparatus. The toner container includes a container body, a pair of guide portions, and a storage portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063863

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a shield case in which a circuit board mounted with an electric circuit is contained. The shield case has an electrical conductive case main body and an electrical conductive lid member. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063856

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a sheet conveyance passage, a photosensitive drum, a transfer unit, a fixing section, a conveyance unit, one or more detection sensors, an airflow generating section, a cooling airflow passage, and a shielding member. The conveyance unit is at an opposite side of the transfer unit from the photosensitive drum with a predetermined clearance from the transfer unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063849

Image forming apparatus

In an image forming apparatus, a high-density portion and a low-density portion are arranged close to each other such that a boundary between the high-density portion and the low-density portion intersects with the conveyance direction of a density detection patch. A controller compares, in the conveyance direction, temporal change in the density detection value at a boundary portion shifting from the high-density portion to the low-density portion, with temporal change in the density detection value at a boundary portion shifting from the low-density portion to the high-density portion, and sets a process condition based on a result of the comparison.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063845

Image forming apparatus and control method

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing section, a low voltage detection circuit, an arithmetic control section, and a storage section. The fixing section has a heater and fixes a toner image on recording paper with heat of the heater. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150063837

Image forming apparatus ensuring reduction of wasteful consumption of excellent toner when polishing photoreceptor drum

An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of photoreceptor drums, a plurality of developing devices, a plurality of polishing members, an endless intermediate transfer component, a primary transfer unit, a secondary transfer unit, a secondary transfer unit, a development refresh unit, and a photoreceptor refresh unit. The photoreceptor refresh unit is configured such that, in executing the photoreceptor-refresh control process, if the development refresh unit detects a toner-deteriorated developing device, the circumferential surface of the deteriorated photoreceptor drum is polished, by the polishing member provided for the deteriorated photoreceptor drum, using the polishing-agent contained in the toner discharged from the toner-deteriorated developing device by the development refresh unit executing the development-refresh control process.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062814

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a main body, an upper-portion device, a substrate, an electronic wire, and a duct. The main body has an upper surface and an insertion hole formed in the upper surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062679

Optical scanner and image forming apparatus

The light source body of an optical scanner includes a main frame and a disc portion. The main frame is formed into a cylindrical columnar shape so as to irradiate the light beams from a front end thereof. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062671

Reading device and image forming apparatus

A reading device includes an original glass plate, a scanner, a support portion, a towing portion, a guide portion, and an engagement portion. The towing portion is configured to tow and move the support portion in a predetermined direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062665

Facsimile device performing off-hook in preset specified number of rings without ring apparatus

A facsimile device includes a main control unit and a sub-control unit. The first main control unit is configured to count a number of rings in a call signal sent from a public-line network and to put the facsimile device off-hook when the count value reaches a preset specified number of rings in the normal mode, and to suspend the count and off-hook functions in the energy-saving mode. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062650

Image forming apparatus capable of drawing stamp on recording sheets, and image forming method

An image forming apparatus according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes pane information calculating portion, stamp drawing information calculating portion, and stamp drawing portion. Pane information calculating portion calculates pane information including recording sheet number information and drawing position information that indicate recording sheet number of recording sheet and drawing position in recording sheet at which an image of each page of obtained print data is to be formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062640

Image forming system and image forming apparatus

To display a real image forming apparatus together with job information about printing jobs accumulated in this image forming apparatus. A mobile terminal acquires an identification number of an image-captured image forming apparatus by image recognition processing of image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062639

Image processing apparatus, log management method

An image processing apparatus includes a storage control portion, a setting control portion, and a deletion control portion. The storage control portion stores logs of jobs executed by the image processing apparatus into a storage portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062637

Image forming apparatus having function of avoiding overflow of buffer and image forming method

An image forming apparatus includes a plurality of buffers, an auxiliary storage unit, a data receiving unit, a data transmitting unit, an asynchronous data write unit, a data prefetch unit, a data deletion unit, and an image forming unit. The data receiving unit inputs data into one of the plurality of buffers. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062636

Printing system and information processing apparatus

In an information processing apparatus, a data transmission portion transmits print data to an image forming apparatus, and a first detection portion detects communication terminals existing in a communication range of a near field wireless communication. In addition, a terminal selection portion selects one or a plurality of communication terminals from among the communication terminals detected by the first detection portion, and an authorization portion gives print authority of the print data transmitted from the data transmission portion, to the communication terminal selected by the terminal selection portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062631

Display device, image forming apparatus, and display control method

A display device incudes a display section having a display surface, a display control section, and a touch panel. The display control section is configured to causes the display section to display a first display region and a first operating region. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062630

Information processing apparatus, printing apparatus, printing system, and computer-readable non-transitory storage medium

An information processing apparatus includes print condition receiving portion, save information holding portion, save information re-setting portion, print data generating portion. Save information holding portion temporarily holds a set value of a predetermined setting item among setting items of print conditions that have already been received via print condition receiving portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062629

Image forming system and computer-readable storage medium

In an image forming system, a map image generation portion obtains positional information of image forming apparatuses having been detected, from the image forming apparatuses having been detected, and generates a map image that indicates, by disposing device icons representing the image forming apparatuses having been detected, a distance and a direction of each image forming apparatus having been detected, relative to a present position and a present orientation of a mobile terminal apparatus, based on the present position and the present orientation of the mobile terminal apparatus and the positional information of the image forming apparatuses having been detected. An output instruction portion transmits an output instruction, to the image forming apparatus corresponding to a device icon selected from among the device icons in the map image displayed on a display device.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062627

Communication apparatus, image forming apparatus, and control method for communication apparatus

A communication apparatus includes a communication unit. When receiving a request to start communication from a second communication apparatus during communication with a first communication apparatus, the communication unit transmits to the second communication apparatus a communication disabled notification with a retransmission time period indicating a time until the request to start communication again. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062617

Image forming system, image forming apparatus, and storage medium

An image forming system includes a job executing portion, a preview executing portion, and a log image obtaining portion. The job executing portion executes a job based on an image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062616

Information processing apparatus and job setting method

In an information processing apparatus, if the number of specific items of a plurality of setting items included in pre-registration information selected by a selection portion is equal to or less than a threshold, a change portion changes a setting content of the specific item to a content within a range of use authority. A setting screen display portion displays a setting screen for setting the specific item whose setting content has been changed by the change portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062615

Information processing apparatus and job setting method

In an information processing apparatus, if a setting content of a preset second setting item of a plurality of setting items included in pre-registration information selected by a selection portion is outside a range of use authority, a change portion changes the setting content of the second setting item to a content within the range of the use authority. In addition, a sequential display portion sequentially displays a setting screen for setting the setting content of the second setting item, in accordance with a setting operation on the setting screen. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062610

Image forming apparatus, test system, and test method for testing application screen

The application processing unit executes an application on an application screen. The command analyzing unit analyzes a test command on the application screen received from an external apparatus, converts the test command into a plurality commands in a plurality of executable formats, and generates a command list from the commands. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062609

Image forming system, image forming apparatus, and non-transitory computer readable recording medium storing a setup program

An image forming apparatus and a user terminal apparatus are connected to a network. In the image forming apparatus, an input device receives an input of an identification code unique to the user terminal apparatus on the basis of a user operation, and an apparatus information transmitting unit searches for a user terminal apparatus on the network using the identification code and transmit apparatus information on this image forming apparatus to the found user terminal apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062608

Electronic apparatus

A display processing unit causes a display device to display a screen on the basis of screen image data. A screen change detecting unit watches the screen image data and detects a change of the screen image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062275

Scanning optical device and image forming apparatus

A scanning optical device includes a deflector deflecting a light beam emitted from a light source, and a pair of optical component groups arranged on both sides of the deflector in a sub-scanning direction and focusing the light beams deflected by the deflector to form images on a surface of an image carrier. Each of the optical component groups has a lens focusing the light beam deflected by the deflector in the sub-scanning direction, and a mirror reflecting the light beam passed through the lens toward the surface of the image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150062273

Inkjet recording apparatus

An inkjet recording apparatus includes a first belt transporting unit for transporting a recording medium by absorbing and supporting, a recording unit disposed to face the first belt transporting unit to eject ink to the recording medium, a second belt transporting unit disposed adjacent to the first belt transporting unit on a downstream side in a transport direction to transport the recording medium by absorbing and supporting, and a transport guiding unit disposed to face a transporting surface of the second transporting unit. A surface of the transport guiding unit facing the second transporting unit is provided with a plurality of ribs extending in the transport direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150061220

Sheet transport mechanism and image forming device provided with same

The sheet transport mechanism of the present disclosure is provided with drive roller, driven roller, and roller pressing mechanism. The roller pressing mechanism presses the driven roller into contact against the drive roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150061217

Image forming apparatus automatically setting noise reduction

An image forming apparatus can exchange a sound reduction mode and a normal mode. The image forming apparatus includes a sound reduction sheet feed cassette, a normal sheet feed cassette, a sound reduction sheet feed cassette roller, and a normal sheet feed cassette roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

03/05/15 / #20150061212

Sheet supply device and image forming apparatus

The first remaining amount holding unit stores the remaining amount of sheet detected by the remaining amount detection unit before a sheet adding operation to the sheet stacking surface. The second remaining amount holding unit stores the remaining amount of sheet detected by the remaining amount detection unit after the sheet adding operation to the sheet stacking surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150056011

Joint member and packing box connected by means of the same

A joint member comprises a base member and a key member. The base member includes: a cylindrical portion having a first opening at one end and second opening at other end that is inserted into the through-hole; a flange portion that is formed around a first opening of the cylindrical portion; hook members that are connected to opposite inner walls of the cylindrical portion; a rib that is formed on at least one of the hook members and extends toward the first opening. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150055978

Image forming apparatus and developing unit

A developing unit in an image forming apparatus includes a bearing unit, a first biasing device, a shaft member, and a second biasing device. The bearing unit rotatably supports the respective end portions of the developing roller and the magnetic roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150055969

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus is provided which shortens the time for image formation, thereby improving the convenience. To achieve this, the control part of the image forming apparatus has a job data acquisition part and a conveyance speed control part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150055196

Image reading apparatus efficiently illuminating light

An image reading apparatus for reading an image of an original document includes a document placement surface, an illumination unit, a light-receiving unit, and an illumination control unit. The illumination unit includes: a first light guiding body in a bar shape extended in a first direction configured to irradiate a light to the original document along a second direction, a second light guiding body arranged at a distance from the first light guiding body configured to irradiate a light to the original document along a third direction, a pair of first light sources emits illuminating lights to be injected into the first incident surfaces, a pair of second light sources emits illuminating lights to be injected into the second incident surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150055191

Communication apparatus and control method of communication apparatus

A communication apparatus includes a storage unit, a processing unit, and a communication unit. The storage unit includes a communication storage area for storing communication data, which stores relevant information indicating a time when the reception disabled state is resolved for each of factors of the reception disabled state. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150055187

Facsimile apparatus

A facsimile apparatus uses ip addresses in facsimile communications. A communicating section receives image data sent from a communication partner apparatus via a facsimile transmission, based on an ip address of the communication partner apparatus and of the facsimile apparatus. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150054218

Sheet loading unit, sheet transport device, and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet loading unit includes a main body, a sheet loading plate, a pair of positioning portions, a pair of racks, and a pinion. The sheet loading plate is disposed on an upper surface of the main body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/26/15 / #20150054213

Image forming apparatus

A manual paper-sheet feed portion of an image forming apparatus includes a manual tray, a feed opening, a feed roller, and a shutter. The manual tray is shifted to an opened state, whereby placement of a recording medium becomes possible. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/19/15 / #20150050056

Belt drive device, anchoring device provided with same, and image forming device

The roller members (40) are provided with: a bearing part (41) affixed to a device main body (5a); an elastic roller part (42) that is disposed having a gap (d) with the outside peripheral surface of the hot roller (27) and with which an end part (26a) of the anchoring belt (26) comes into contact because of the meandering of the anchoring belt (26); and a powder (43) that is disposed between the bearing part (41) and the elastic roller part (42) and restricts the rotation of the elastic roller part (42). The gap (d) is constituted smaller than the thickness (t) of the anchoring belt (26) and the end part (26a) of the anchoring belt (26) enters the gap in opposition to the elastic force of the elastic roller part (42) because of the meandering of the anchoring belt (26).. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/19/15 / #20150050041

Developing device and image forming apparatus

A developing device includes a developing roller, a regulating blade, seal members, and contact members. The regulating blade extends in a rotation axis direction of the developing sleeve, is disposed opposite to a circumferential surface of the developing sleeve, and regulates a quantity of the toner on the circumferential surface of the developing sleeve. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/19/15 / #20150050040

Developing device and image forming apparatus

A developing device includes a developing roller, a regulating blade, and seal members. The regulating blade extends in a rotation axis direction of the developing sleeve, is disposed opposite to a circumferential surface of the developing sleeve, and regulates a quantity of the toner present on the circumferential surface of the developing sleeve. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/19/15 / #20150049368

Image forming apparatus ensuring short warm-up time by efficiently heating fixing unit

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit, a temperature sensor, a storage unit, a drive-frequency initial setting unit, a power measuring unit, and a drive-frequency adjusting unit. The fixing unit is configured to perform induction heating using a coil unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/19/15 / #20150049362

Image forming apparatus, method for displaying screen, and storage medium

An image forming apparatus includes a storage section, an operating section, an assignment and management section, a press detecting section, and a display processing section. The storage section stores settings of a plurality of paper feed cassettes accommodating paper. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150044605

Developer, method for forming image, and method for producing developer

A developer of the present disclosure contains: toner particles each containing a binder resin and a magnetic powder; cross-linked polyester resin particles having a particle size of 2 μm or more and 30 μm or less; and an external additive. The toner particles and the cross-linked polyester resin particles are externally treated with the external additive in the same manner.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043947

Developing device and image forming apparatus including same

A developing device of the present disclosure includes a magnetic roller and a developing roller arranged so as to oppose the magnetic roller. Inside the magnetic roller, a regulation pole and a conveyance pole are provided. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043945

Toner conveying unit and image forming apparatus including the same

A toner conveying unit includes a toner case, an intermediate unit, and a developing unit. The intermediate unit removably supports the toner case. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043942

Driving device for driving endless metal belt and image forming apparatus

A driving device includes an endless metal belt having a strip shape, rotational members, and a polisher. The rotational members bear the metal belt to allow the metal belt to run circularly. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043940

Image forming unit and image forming apparatus

An image forming unit includes a charging roller, a cleaning roller, a bush member, and a shifting mechanism. A first journal portion of the bush member allows the charging roller to shift in a direction of abutment against and separation from a photosensitive drum and journals the charging roller with play in the direction of abutment and separation when the charging roller is free from nip with the photosensitive drum. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043932

Container and image forming apparatus

The present application discloses a container including: a housing including a primary portion for storing developer, and a secondary portion, which projects from the primary portion and is connected to a developing device; a conveying mechanism which conveys the developer in the primary portion to the secondary portion; and a detector which detects a state of the developer. The primary portion includes a facing wall which is situated at a boundary between the primary and secondary portions so that the facing wall faces a flow of the developer moving toward the secondary portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/12/15 / #20150043031

Network-based event notification system

Upon startup of an os, the present invention obtains an entry of a statusmonitor key from all printer driver setting information subscribed in a registry by means of a subscriber (s0), and if a value thereof is 1, obtains an entry of a key including “notification”. If a value of an array element 0 indicates activation of notification, the present invention obtains a character string of an array element 1 as an event type, and makes a subscribe request to an image forming apparatus (s3). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037730

Liquid developer and method for manufacturing the same

. . A liquid developer contains an electrically insulating liquid carrier and toner particles dispersed in the liquid carrier. Each toner particle includes a core and a shell layer that is formed on a surface of the core and contains a thermosetting resin.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037724

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner of the present disclosure contains a toner particle including a toner core containing a binder resin, and a shell layer coating a surface of the toner core. The shell layer is constituted by a resin containing a thermosetting resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037063

Transfer unit and image forming apparatus

A transfer unit includes: a transfer belt mounted over a plurality of rollers to run to transfer toner images on a plurality of image carriers to a front side of the transfer belt; transfer rollers provided for the respective image carriers to give a transfer potential to the transfer belt to transfer the toner images thereto; a drive mechanism configured to move only the transfer rollers for formation of a multicolor image into and out of contact with the transfer belt; a cleaning member contactable with a back side of the transfer belt to clean the back side; and a shifting mechanism configured to, upon contact of the transfer rollers with the transfer belt, shift the cleaning member into contact with the back side of the transfer belt and, upon departure of the transfer rollers from the transfer belt, shift the cleaning member out of contact with the back side.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037062

Belt cleaning device and image forming apparatus with same

A belt cleaning device is a device for an endless belt which has a bearing surface for bearing a toner image, and includes a cleaning unit and a toner rubbing portion. The cleaning unit is arranged to face the bearing surface and removes residual toner remaining on the bearing surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037061

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an intermediate transfer belt, a cooling chamber to cool the intermediate transfer belt, a fixing section, a cooling fan, and a frame. The cooling chamber is defined immediately above the intermediate transfer belt. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037058

Image formation apparatus

An image formation apparatus comprises an opening and closing cover, a cover fulcrum shaft, a roller shaft, and a grounding member. The cover fulcrum shaft pivotably supports the opening and closing cover. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150037056

Electronic apparatus and image forming apparatus

An electronic apparatus includes a thermopile array sensor, a reflector, and a temperature detection unit. The thermopile array sensor includes a plurality of thermopile elements arranged in a two-dimensional array pattern and a temperature detection surface divided into a plurality of predetermined regions aligned in vertical and horizontal directions, and the thermopile elements output a temperature detection signal corresponding to a temperature of the respective predetermined regions. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036196

Image forming apparatus ensuring weight balance when opening/closing document reading unit and document cover

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming apparatus body, a document reading unit, a document cover, an image reading unit, an image forming unit, a reading-unit-supporting shaft, and a cover-supporting shaft. The document reading unit is configured to turn to openably/closably cover an upper portion of the image forming apparatus body. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036190

Image forming apparatus with continuous paper feeding, and image forming method

An image forming apparatus continuously performs primary paper feeding in which paper is transported from a paper feeding roller to a resist position roller and secondary paper feeding in which the paper is transported from the resist position roller to an ejection roller while not stopping the resist position roller. The image forming apparatus divides image data into pieces of band data, stores the pieces of band data, calculates the number of specific bands corresponding to an in-advance paper feeding timing corresponding to the paper size and the paper orientation, and outputs an in-advance paper feeding timing notice when image process is completed up to the number of specific bands.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036180

Electronic apparatus and image forming apparatus

An electronic apparatus includes a display unit that includes a display screen including a touch panel configured to display an image and to accept an input from an operator made by touching the touch panel, a touch position detection unit that detects a position touched by the operator on the display screen of the display unit, upon receipt of a detection signal outputted from the display unit according to detection by the touch panel, a calibration execution unit that executes calibration to correct a shift of the touch position detected by the touch position detection unit, and a human body sensor that outputs a detection signal upon detecting that the operator has come to a position spaced from the electronic apparatus by a predetermined distance. The calibration execution unit executes the calibration upon receipt of the detection signal from the human body sensor.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036179

Search interface device and electronic device

An interface device is equipped with a touch panel and a search character input portion, and is used for inputting characters for searching search target data. The touch panel has a display surface including a search result display area for displaying a search result and a character display area for input which displays a character string for input, and detects a pressed position with respect to the display surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036169

Image forming apparatus including auxiliary storage part limited in the number of times rewriting, image forming method, and recording medium

Provided is an image forming apparatus that speeds up starting. The image forming apparatus is provided with a main storage part and an auxiliary storage part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036159

Numerical value inputting device and electronic equipment

A numerical value inputting device includes a touch panel and a digit number changing part. The touch panel includes a display face to display a numerical value display area and detects simultaneously two pressed positions onto the display face. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036157

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

An image forming apparatus having a first motor for rotating a roller for transporting recording paper includes a second motor supplied with electric power from the same power line as the first motor, a driver circuit connected to the power line and generating driving electric power based on electric power from the power line to feed the driving electric power to the second motor, and a controller controlling, on detecting a jam of the recording paper and an open state of a cabinet cover, the driver circuit such that driving electric power is supplied from the power line to the second motor.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150036152

Image processing for facilitating identification of colors

An image processing apparatus includes an image region determining unit, an image color determining unit, and a change processor. The image region determining unit is configured to determine a colored region where an inside of an outline is filled with a single color from color image data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150035931

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus using same

Provided is an optical scanning device including a light source, a deflector, a scanning lens, a synchronizing sensor, a sensor lens and a control unit. The deflector causes a scanning line to be written within an effective scanning width of a surface to be scanned. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150035922

Belt cleaning device and image forming apparatus

A belt cleaning device includes a cleaning roller. The cleaning roller includes a roller having an outer peripheral surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150035913

Flow path opening/closing device and inkjet recording apparatus provided with the flow path opening/closing device

A flow path opening/closing device includes a tube through which a recording liquid flows, a tube support member on which the tube is mounted, an opening/closing member configured to rotate between a closing position and an opening position, and an elastic support member. In the closing position, the opening/closing member crushes the tube mounted on the tube support member, thereby cutting off a flow path defined within the tube. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

02/05/15 / #20150034456

Sheet feeding device, image forming apparatus provided with the same, and image reading device provided with the same

A sheet feeding device includes a housing, a conveyor roller, a first shaft, a second shaft, and drive units. The conveyor roller includes a first side portion and a second side portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150033186

Retrieval device for retrieving data specific information used for identifying data of a data group

A retrieval device includes: a touch panel that displays a list that arranges a data specific information piece, a retrieval character reception section that receives one or more characters of the data specific information piece for identifying data of a data group via an handwritten input to the list on the touch panel, an information retrieval section that retrieves the data specific information piece with the one or more retrieval characters, and a retrieval result display section that displays a retrieval result of the information retrieval section on the touch panel.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150032439

Operation device, image forming apparatus, operation method, and computer-readable non-transitory storage medium

Operation device which, when user selects predetermined language key, switches display character sets of display language displayed on screen to translated character sets of translation language specified by predetermined language key. Operation device includes language switch portion and display character retrieval portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030979

Method for producing toner

A method for producing a toner, includes the steps of: preparing a core having a zeta potential at ph 4 of −5 mv or less; and forming a cationic shell layer on a surface of the core in a solution in which a material of the shell layer having miscibility with a solvent of 250% by mass or more and 1000% by mass or less is dissolved in the solvent.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030978

Magnetic toner for developing electrostatic latent image

A magnetic toner for developing an electrostatic latent image of the present disclosure includes toner particles each having a toner core containing a binder resin and a magnetic powder, and a shell layer coating a surface of the toner core. The shell layer contains a unit derived from a monomer of a thermosetting resin and a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030366

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an image forming portion, a curling correction portion, a curling direction determination portion, and a rotation control portion. The image forming portion forms an image on a recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030359

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressing member and a separating member. The fixing member is provided with a sheet passing region and a non-sheet passing region. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030358

Fixing device and image forming apparatus

A fixing device includes a fixing member, a pressing member and a separating member. The fixing member is provided with a sheet passing region through which a recording medium is passed and a non-sheet passing region arranged outside the sheet passing region. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030355

Image forming apparatus and toner case

This image formation device is provided with a toner case (6), a developer body (83) and a developer (12). The toner case (6) includes a case body (22) having a discharge port (35), and a case-side shutter (28) for opening and closing the discharge port (35). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030352

Image forming apparatus, supporting member and cleaning device

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a development device, a transferring device, a static eliminating device, a cleaning device, a separating claw and a static elimination assisting device. On the image carrier, an electrostatic latent image is formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030351

Static eliminating device and image forming apparatus

A static eliminating device includes a light emitting part and an optical path providing part. The light emitting part emits a static eliminating light to a surface of an image carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150030344

Image forming apparatus with function to measure gloss level

An image forming apparatus includes a fixing unit, a gloss level measuring section, and a fixation condition setting section. The gloss level measuring section measures a gloss level of an image portion and a gloss level of a non-image portion in a recording medium after fixation, and separately measures, as the gloss level of the image portion, a first gloss level indicative of a gloss level of a chromatic toner image and a second gloss level indicative of a gloss level of a black toner image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029564

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

A image forming apparatus includes a color conversion unit, a toner-level-specifying unit and a color-conversion-properties-setting unit. The color conversion unit executes a color conversion process for converting input image data to image data for each color of a plurality of color toners. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029562

Communication apparatus and communication system

A communication apparatus according to the present disclosure includes a communication control section and a sending control section. The communication control section performs facsimile communication by way of an ip network. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029553

Display operating device and image forming apparatus with display operating device

A display operating device includes a position detecting section, an axis decision section, a movement determining section, a display section, and a first rotation processing section. The position detecting section is configured to detect three positions on a touch surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029538

Facsimile device

A multifunction peripheral includes: a facsimile communication section, an image memory, a job management section, a transfer instruction reception section, a password creation section, a data transfer control section, and a delete instruction reception section. When the delete instruction reception section has received a delete instruction, the job management section compares a password indicated by the delete instruction with a password created in correspondence with facsimile data of a fax job targeted for deletion by the delete instruction, and deletes the fax job indicated by the delete instruction under condition that the passwords agree with each other.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029523

Image processing apparatus and image forming apparatus

In an image processing apparatus, an area separating unit classifies a property of a pixel in an image into any of plural properties that include at least a character property and an image property, a black generation and ucr processing unit performs a black generation process and a ucr process for the image, and a process amount specifying unit specifies a black generation amount and a ucr amount used in the black generation process and the ucr process to the black generation and ucr processing unit. Further, the process amount specifying unit sets the black generation amount and the ucr amount on the basis of a smallest color component value of a pixel with the image property using a conversion characteristic that varies in accordance with a lightness value, a chroma saturation value and a hue value of the pixel with the image property.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029510

Toner-amount detection sensor

A toner-amount detection sensor includes a board, a sensor cover, a light emitter, a light receiver, a light-shielding wall, and two locking parts. The light emitter is surface-mounted on the board. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029272

Inkjet recording apparatus

An inkjet recording apparatus includes a recording portion, a transport mechanism, and a liquid holding portion. The recording portion has a recording head in which a plurality of nozzles for ejecting ink are formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150029257

Sheet attribution detection sensor device, paper sheet attribution detection method, and image forming apparatus

A sheet attribution detection sensor device includes a light emission element configured to emit incident light to a paper sheet, a light receiving element configured to receive a specular reflection component of reflection light from the paper sheet of the incident light in order to specify a thickness of the paper sheet, and light receiving elements configured to receive a diffuse reflection component of the reflection light in order to specify one of surface roughness and color of the paper sheet.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150028536

Sheet feed device and image forming apparatus including the same

A sheet feed device includes a feed unit and a sheet loading cassette. The feed unit includes a separation conveyance portion that is composed of a feed member and a separation member, a separation holder that supports the separation member and is swingable, and a pressing member that presses the separation holder. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/29/15 / #20150027841

Driving device

A driving device includes shaft, support member, restraining member, and connection portion. Shaft has a screw portion formed on an outer peripheral surface thereof. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150026585

Device management system, device management method, and storage medium

A device management system includes an electronic device and a remote maintenance server. The electronic device displays an operation screen to a user. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150026497

Electronic device that executes hibernation

An electronic device includes a main processor and a first memory. The main processor is configured to: determine whether or not specific data is stored in a first io memory area of the first memory; generate a first piece of image data based on an os memory area of the first memory; store the first piece of image data to a nonvolatile storage device; generate a second piece of image data based on the os memory area of the first memory and the first io memory area of the first memory; store the second piece of image data of the nonvolatile storage device; restore the software program to the os memory area from the first piece of image data; and restore the software program to the os memory area and the specific data to the first io memory area from the second piece of image data.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150026118

Document management system and recording medium

A document management system includes: a shared storage section that stores document information so as to share the document information among shared users; an access management section that permits access to the shared storage section by each shared user through authentication; a history acquiring section that acquires a record of an operation that is input for the document information by any shared user; an sns server function section that generates a social timeline showing specific pieces of information in time sequence and generates, for each shared user, a history timeline that is a social timeline showing as the specific pieces of information the operation records acquired for the shared users; and a timeline display processing section that acquires, for each shared user, a history timeline reflecting the state after the authentication of the shared user to display the history timeline showing the operation records in time sequence.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150024320

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles. The toner particles each include a toner core containing a binder resin and a shell layer coating the surface of the toner core. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150023701

Developing device and image forming apparatus having the same

A developing device includes a magnetic roller, a developing roller, a cover, a first magnetic force generator, a second magnetic force generator with a different polarity, and a movement controller. A roller surface of the magnetic roller holds toner and magnetic carrier, the toner being adhered to the magnetic carrier. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150023698

Conductive roller and image forming apparatus having the same

A conductive roller includes a roller body, a spindle, and at least one groove. The roller body contacts with an outer circumferential surface of an image carrier, and is conductive. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150023696

Image forming apparatus and light concentrating device

An image forming apparatus includes an image carrier, a development device, a transferring device, a static eliminating device, a cleaning device, a light concentrating member and a separating claw. On the image carrier, an electrostatic latent image is formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/22/15 / #20150023686

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus is provided with an image forming portion, a collecting duct, a toner collecting device, a toner collecting device, and a first control portion. Into the collecting duct, unnecessary toner generated in the image forming portion flows together with an airflow. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150017582

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner includes toner particles each including a toner core and a shell layer. The shell layer contains a resin including a unit derived from a monomer of a thermosetting resin and a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150016847

Toner container and image forming apparatus including the toner container

An apparatus body of an image forming apparatus is provided with a drive transmission mechanism including a first rotation portion and a second rotation portion. An operation portion of a toner container includes a first connection portion to be connected to the first rotation portion. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150015920

Hinge unit and image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus including the same

A hinge unit includes a support member, a mount member and a detachment restricting member. The support member configured to support a document pressor pressing a document to a document placing surface provided on a housing openably/closably with respect to the document placing surface. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150015913

Image processing apparatus and image forming apparatus

In a defragmentation process, the memory area identifying unit 23 identifies logical memory areas in use that are required to guarantee stored data and logical memory areas not in use that are not required to guarantee stored data among memory areas allocated in the ram 12, the area reassigning unit 24 assigns one physical memory area for consecutive plural logical memory areas not in use among the logical memory areas identified by the memory area identifying unit 23, and the address managing unit 25 performs address mapping between the consecutive plural logical memory areas not in use and the aforementioned one physical memory area assigned to the consecutive plural logical memory areas not in use.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150015906

Image forming apparatus that transmits response data for information requesting data and responding method

An image forming apparatus according to an embodiment of the present disclosure includes a receiving unit, a controlling unit, an information accumulating unit, a sleep mode response data generating unit, and a transmitting unit. The receiving unit receives information requesting data. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150015904

Printing data processing device, non-transitory storage medium, and image forming apparatus

The present invention is characterized by including: an analysis processing unit 19 that can analyze pdl data of a particular pdl; a text counter 21 that counts the number of processes of codes outside of a character-assigned range during a text process based on a character code table in the analysis by the analysis processing unit 19; and an interruption unit 23 that interrupts the analysis of the pdl data when the counted number by the text counter 21 exceeds a predetermined first threshold.. . ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/15/15 / #20150015903

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a font cache storage portion and a first determination portion. The font cache storage portion is configured to store a character image by an lru method. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/08/15 / #20150012720

Memory managing apparatus and image processing apparatus

The memory area managing unit 22 (a) sets a protect flag to each virtual area allocated in a virtual memory space, the protect flag indicating whether a use of the virtual area has been finished or not, and (b) when a part or all of a first virtual area would overlap another second virtual area due to expansion or movement of the first virtual area, allows the expansion or the movement of the first virtual area accompanying with overlapping the second virtual area, if the protect flag of the second virtual area indicates that a use of the second virtual area has been finished. If the expansion or the movement is allowed, the memory pool managing unit 23 adds a physical area in a physical memory space corresponding to an overlapping part of the first and second virtual areas into a memory pool to map to another virtual area.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/08/15 / #20150009545

Image reading device, housing of carriage and carriage

A development device includes an imaging lens and light shielding walls. The imaging lens includes a body part having a constant diameter and both end parts arranged at both ends in an optical axial direction having diameters larger than the body part to capture a reflected light from a document onto an imaging part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/08/15 / #20150009515

Image processing apparatus creating image data with same direction

An image processing apparatus includes a document feeding unit, a document reading unit, a first set-document direction accepting key, an automatic determination mode setting accepting key, a set-document direction determining unit, and an image processor. The set-document direction determining unit is configured to determine, on a per-page basis, a set-document direction of documents set on the document feeding unit, based on original image data read by the document reading unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/08/15 / #20150008642

Sheet ejection device, and image forming apparatus and post-processing apparatus that are provided therewith

A sheet ejection device comprises an ejection roller pair (20) which ejects a sheet by a pressure contact portion (n) in which a first roller (21) and a second roller (22) are in pressure contact with each other. In the first roller (21), protrusions (41) that protrude in a roller diameter direction in order to push the back end of the sheet ejected with the rotation of the first roller (21) are formed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/08/15 / #20150008638

Sheet feeding device, and image reading device and image forming apparatus including this

In a sheet feeding device, a feeding roller is driven and rotated to feed a sheet in a conveying direction of a sheet conveying path and a drive transmission mechanism transmits rotation drive force generated in a driving portion to the feeding roller. In this mechanism, a drive input gear having an inner space is arranged on a rotation axis supporting the feeding roller rotatably so as to rotate by the rotation drive force. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150006936

Communication device for processing target data quickly

A communication device for communicating via a telecommunication line includes a plurality of operating units, an energy-saving control unit, an instruction receiver, and a wake-up unit. The plurality of operating units are configured to receive an electric power and operate. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150004540

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

An electrostatic latent image developing toner contains toner particles each including a toner core containing a binder resin, and a shell layer coating the surface of the tore core. The shell layer contains a unit derived from a monomer of a thermosetting resin, and a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150004537

Electrostatic latent image developing toner

The present disclosure relates to an electrostatic latent image developing toner containing a toner particle including a toner core containing a binder resin and a shell layer coating a surface of the toner core. The shell layer contains a unit derived from a monomer of a thermosetting resin, and a unit derived from a thermoplastic resin. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003883

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes an image forming portion, a curling correction portion, and a speed control portion. The image forming portion forms an image on a recording medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003870

Image forming apparatus and toner case

An image forming apparatus includes a toner case, a first attached part and a second attached part. The toner case is attachable and detachable to the first attached part and the second attached part. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003860

Sheet feeding device and image forming device provided with same

This sheet feeding device is provided with a fixed frame having a first feed roller, and a turning frame which, through rotation from a closed position to an open position, exposes a sheet feed path. The turning frame includes: a second feed roller with an integrally rotatable feed gear which forms a nip together with the first feed roller; a cleaning member configured to wipe the second feed roller; and a transmission gear. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003859

Air intake mechanism of electronic apparatus, and image forming apparatus provided with air intake mechanism

This air intake mechanism is configured of a first louver (23), a second louver (30), and an axial fan (33). The first louver (23) is an annular opening between an outer circular section (25), which is concentric to the rotating axis (rotation center) of the axial fan (33), and an inner circular section (27), which is concentric to the outer circular section (25). ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003857

Image forming device

This image forming device has a first electrical component and a second electrical component, arranged in positions offset such that there is no mutual overlap; a third electrical component swivelably supported about pivots as pivot points; and support members for pivotably supporting the pivots. The support members pivotably support the pivots between the first electrical component and the second electrical component. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003849

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes a developing device, a magnetic permeability detecting part and a developer amount measuring part. The developing device develops an image carrier by a contained developer. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150003728

Image processing apparatus

An edge image generating unit detects edges in an original image and generates an edge image from the edges. A connection pixel extracting unit extracts connection pixel sets in the edge image. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002914

Optical scanning device and image forming apparatus

An optical scanning device includes a screw shaft, a holing member, a cleaning member, and a drive mechanism. The screw shaft is arranged along a covering. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002911

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image processing method

An image reading device includes an image reading section, a first white reference member, and a control section. The image reading section reads an original document. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002910

Image reading apparatus, image forming device, and method for controlling image reading apparatus

A light source section of the image reading apparatus illuminates a document with light. An image sensor outputs image signals. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002908

Image reading device, image forming apparatus, and image reading method

A cover member is openable and closable with respect to a document table, and has a color reference surface facing the document table, and a partial region provided on a color reference surface and having a predetermined density different from a density of the color reference surface. When a document determination portion determines that a document is a book document, a density correction portion corrects a density in a specific density correction range at a central portion in document image data read from a document by a image reading portion, based on a second density difference which is a density difference between a density of the color reference surface read by a reading control portion when a book document is placed on a document placement surface, and a density of the color reference surface read by the image reading portion when the cover member is closed.. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002893

Image forming apparatus, consumable material unit, and storage medium

An image forming apparatus forms an image on a sheet by using a consumable material contained in a consumable material unit. The consumable material unit includes a storage medium. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002885

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

Allowing a counter electromotive force to be consumed with no need for adding a circuit for detecting a counter electromotive force and a component, and minimizing occurrence of malfunction resulting from generation of a counter electromotive force, thus securing the normal interlock function. In order to solve this problem, a motor unit, a power cut-off detection part for detecting whether or not supply of power from a power supply is cut off, and a switch mechanism for switching between driving and non-driving of the motor unit. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002874

Application execution time reducing method

An application execution time reducing method according to one aspect of the present disclosure includes a function registering step, a native function step, and a native function deleting step. In the function registering step, when processing of an application in a software structure having a native function which is a basic component is started, information about the native function is registered onto a platform on which the native function can be executed. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002601

Optical scanning device and method for adjusting position of light beam sensor

An optical scanning device includes a light source, a deflector, a scanning optical system, a bd sensor, and a half-silvered mirror. The light source emits a light beam. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002595

Optical scanning device, image forming apparatus with optical scanning device, and method for adjusting mass of oscillating mirror part of optical scanning device

An optical scanning device includes an oscillating mirror part, a torsion bar part, a piezoelectric element (driving part), a housing, and an optical element part. The oscillating mirror part includes a reflective surface capable of reflecting light from a first light source and a mass adjustment part formed on an opposite surface of the oscillating mirror part to the reflective surface and configured to be capable of reducing a mass thereof by exposure to laser light. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002579

Ink-jet recording apparatus with recovery mechanism of recording head

A recovery system for a recording head includes a recording head, a wiper, an application member, a driving mechanism, and a control unit for controlling the operation of the application member and the at least one wiper. The recording head includes a nozzle region where a discharge nozzle has an opening. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150002427

Touch panel apparatus providing operational feeling with high reliability

A touch panel apparatus includes a touch panel, a plurality of vibrating devices, and a vibration drive control unit. The touch panel is divided into a plurality of areas. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150001793

Image forming apparatus

An image forming apparatus includes an apparatus main body with a main conveyance path, a first storage portion including a first conveyance path, a second conveyance path and a joint section. The joint section is a part where an upstream end of the main conveyance path and downstream ends of the first and second conveyance paths join. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150001791

Sheet conveying device and image forming apparatus with same

A sheet conveying device includes an apparatus main body with a wall portion, a sheet conveyance path, a conveyor roller pair, an opening/closing unit and a cleaning unit. The conveyor roller pair includes a first roller and a second roller. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150001787

Sheet feed apparatus, and image forming apparatus and image reading apparatus including the sheet feed apparatus

In a sheet feed apparatus, sheet feed roller is provided in casing so as to face downstream side of sheet stacking portion in sheet conveying direction, and conveys sheets in sheet conveying direction. Separation pad is provided facing sheet feed roller, forms, with sheet feed roller, nip portion through which sheets pass, and conveys sheets one by one in sheet conveying direction. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc

01/01/15 / #20150000080

Sheet feeding device and image forming apparatus

The present invention relates to a multi-function peripheral 1 that can allow a paper feeding cassette deck 3 to connect to an apparatus main body 2. The paper feeding cassette deck 3 has an opening portion 17 and handles. ... Kyocera Document Solutions Inc








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