04546449 is referenced by 11 patents and cites 9 patents.

An output device capable of automatically producing a balanced output format comprises a unit for measuring a width of a recording medium, a unit for determining an output format such as a character pitch and margin values based on the width of the recording medium and the number of characters per line to be recorded on the recording medium, and a recording unit which outputs characters in accordance with the determined output format.

Title
Output device capable of automatically determining an output format
Application Number
305022
Publication Number
4546449
Application Date
August 10, 1984
Publication Date
October 8, 1985
Inventor
Toshifumi Tago
Tokyo
JP
Katsumi Masaki
Sagamihara
JP
Agent
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
Assignee
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
JP
IPC
G06F 3/00
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