Patent Number: 6,311,029

Title: Image forming apparatus having sheet feeding unit for insert sheets with a job data and insert sheet identification control feature

Abstract: A printing apparatus including print sheet feeding unit for feeding a print sheet, receiving unit for receiving image data and an identification of the image data from a personal computer, printing unit for printing an image on the print sheet fed by the print sheet feeding unit in accordance with the image data received by the receiving unit, insert sheet feeding unit for feeding a insert sheet, operation panel for inputting an identification of the insert sheet by a user, control unit for control the insert sheet feeding unit to feed the insert sheet in accordance with the identification of the image data corresponding to the identification of the insert sheet.

Inventors: Sumio; Hiroshi (Tokyo, JP), Ito; Hirohiko (Yokohama, JP), Miyahara; Nobuaki (Tokyo, JP), Shimada; Bungo (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

International Classification: B41J 13/00 (20060101); G03G 015/04 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018