Patent Number: 6,295,078

Title: Methods of providing lower resolution format data into a higher resolutionformat

Abstract: Methods of providing lower resolution format data into higher resolutionformat are described. In one embodiment a first predetermined amount ofimage data is provided which is to be rendered onto a print medium. Thefirst predetermined amount of image data is provided in a first resolutionformat. Using the first predetermined amount of image data, the firstpredetermined amount of image data is replicated into multiplepredetermined amounts of data sufficient to provide said firstpredetermined amount of image data into a second resolution format whichis greater than the first resolution format. At least one laser beam in alaser printer system is modulated using the multiple predetermined amountsof data.

Inventors: Kerby; George H. (Boise, ID), Bearss; James G. (Boise, ID)

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Expiration Date: 09/25/2013