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Scanning Easily (Auto Scan)

Auto Scan allows for automatic detection of the type of the item placed on the platen.


  • The following types of items may not be scanned correctly. In that case, adjust the cropping frames (scan areas) in whole image view of ScanGear (scanner driver), and then scan again.

    • Photos with a whitish background
    • Items printed on white paper, hand-written text, business cards, and other unclear items
    • Thin items
    • Thick items
  1. Make sure scanner or printer is turned on.

  2. Place items on platen.

  3. Start IJ Scan Utility.

  4. Click Auto.

    figure: IJ Scan Utility

    Scanning starts.