How to use Epson scanner

How to use Epson scanner

The Epson scanner can be used to scan documents, images in which the documents are scanned by using the PDF format and the images are scanned by using the JPEG format. Set up the scanning software and the printer scans successfully and know how to use epson scanner.

Scanning with Epson scanner

  1. Select Reflective under the Document Type pull down menu while scanning an image.
  2. Click Document under the Auto Exposure Type pull down menu.
  3. Choose 24-bit color for a color scan under the Image Type pull down menu and 8-bit Grayscale for black and white.
  4. Select your resolution which determines the quality of the scan.
  5. Choose Preview and it gives a picture in the scanner.
  6. Select Scan.
  7. Choose your Location under the Save Settings window.
  8. Click OK and your photograph will be scanned successfully.
how to use epson scanner

Epson Scanner Scanning

Lift the scanner cover and ensure that the scanner box is free of dust and smudges. Keep your document or image face down aligned with the top left corner of the glass and to top right corner of the glass for the Expression Scanners and Perfection scanners respectively and get how to use epson scanner.

Bring the cover down as far as possible so that your document or image remains flat on the glass. For the Expression and Perfection scanners you can remove the cover by gently raising upwards until the metal rods at the back side are lifted out of their holds. For the Perfection and Expression scanners, make sure that the white backing is inserted properly in the holders on the underneath of the scanner cover to use epson scanner.

To setup the scanning software open the Epson application scan. It’s the same for both Mac and Windows and under the Mode, choose Professional Mode at the top-right of the window. This will show the options for the scanner settings and also can adjust depending upon the scan. You can also adjust the scan settings.

To scan a document, choose Reflective under the Document Type pull down menu and under the Auto Exposure Type pull down menu, select Document. Under the Image Type pull down menu, select 8-bit Grayscale for scanning in black and white and work on how to use epson scanner.

Selecting black and white will scan only in black and white but not in gray. Click 24-bit color for a color scan. Select your resolution, which decides the quality of the scan. When turning documents to PDFs, we recommend scanning at 150-300 dpi to use epson scanner.

Select Preview and this helps to view the picture in the scanner. If you need to scan only a portion of the document or if the document you are scanning is smaller than the scanner box, select and drag to make a selection box around the area you like to scan.

Choose Scan and under the Image format type, select How you want to save your file and click where you want to save your file under Location in the File Save Settings window.

Ensure that the Show Add Page dialog after scanning button is checked and select OK and the document gets scanned. In the Add Page dialog box that pops up, select whether you have to Add a page, Edit it or Save your file to use epson scanner.

Click Add a page if you have multiple pages you need to add to the same PDF document. You can insert the next pages into the scanner when the preview window appears. There is no need to go to the preview again if it is the same size as the first page.

Just locate the page on the scanner box and select Scan and when all the pages have been added, save the file. Select Save when you have no other pages to scan and your folder will save to the location you mentioned in the File Save Settings and successfully complete on how to use epson scanner.

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