Global patent index - EP 1016935 A2

EP 1016935 A2 2000-07-05 - Printing or copying appliance with exchangeable part units which have an identification device, method for operating an appliance of this type and toner containers for use in the same

Title (en)

Printing or copying appliance with exchangeable part units which have an identification device, method for operating an appliance of this type and toner containers for use in the same

Title (de)

Druck- oder Kopiergerät mit eine Identifizierungsanordnung aufweisenden austauschbaren Teilaggregaten, Verfahren zum Betrieb eines solchen Geräts sowie Tonerbehälter zur Verwendung in einem solchen Gerät

Title (fr)

Appareil d'impression ou de copie comportant des unites partielles interchangeables presentant un dispositif d'identification, procédé de fonctionnement d'un tel appareil et cartouche de toner pour l'utilisation dudit appareil

Publication

EP 1016935 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99122322 A

Priority

  • DE 19712798 A
  • EP 98912199 A

Abstract (en)

The printer or copier has each of the interchangeable modules (14), plugged in to the copier or printer, provided with an identification device with a read-only memory (43) in which function-relevant operating data for the module is stored. Each module has a communication interface (39) for coupling the identification device to a process control device within the printer or copier, receiving the operating data for the module held in the read-only memory.

Abstract (de)

Ein Druck- oder Kopiergerät das eine- oder mehrere modulartig aufgebaute, austauschbare Teilaggregate (14) aufweist. Das zu identifizierende Teilaggregat (14) weist eine Identifizierungsanordnung (30) mit einem nicht flüchtigen Speicher (43) zum Abspeichern von funktionsrelevanten Betriebszuständen zugeordneten Betriebsdaten des Teilaggregates (14) auf sowie eine Kommunikationsschnittstelle (38,39) zum lösbaren Koppeln der Identifizierungsanordnung (30) mit einer Prozeßsteueranordnung (40) des Gerätes. Falls kein Datenspeicher vorhanden ist oder Daten eines ersten Datentypes auf einem vorhandenen Datenspeicher fehlen, wird eine Meldung zur Eingabe der Daten des ersten Datentyps ausgegeben. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G03G 15/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G03G 21/00 (2006.01); G03G 15/00 (2006.01); G03G 15/08 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G03G 15/553 (2013.01); G03G 15/55 (2013.01); B41J 2202/17 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

BE DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

WO 9843136 A1 19981001; CA 2284928 A1 19981001; CA 2284928 C 20060404; DE 19880371 D2 20000531; DE 29823854 U1 20000330; EP 0970406 A1 20000112; EP 0970406 B1 20011010; EP 0970406 B2 20150610; EP 1016935 A2 20000705; EP 1016935 A3 20001018; EP 1016935 B1 20020508; JP 2001519055 A 20011016; JP 2010160524 A 20100722; JP 4541456 B2 20100908; US 6181885 B1 20010130

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