Enabling or Disabling ScanSnap Folder

You can enable or disable ScanSnap Folder.
Enabling or disabling ScanSnap Folder causes the following changes:
  • Whether the "ScanSnap Folder" folder is displayed under [Computer]
  • For Windows 8.1/Windows 7, whether there is a shortcut to the "ScanSnap Folder" folder in [Favorites]

To enable or disable ScanSnap Folder, log on as a user with Administrator privileges.

Enable or disable ScanSnap Folder in the following procedure.

  1. Select [ScanSnap Folder Settings] from the Right-Click Menu.
    • The ScanSnap setup window appears.
  2. In the [Application] tab, click the [Application Settings] button.
    • The [ScanSnap Folder - Options] window appears.
  3. Click the [Enable] or [Disable] button.
    • A message appears to confirm whether you want to switch the availability of ScanSnap Folder.
  4. Click the [Yes] button.
    • ScanSnap Folder is enabled or disabled.

      When enabling or disabling ScanSnap Folder is complete, a message is displayed to notify that the operation is successfully completed.


    For Windows 10/Windows 8.1/Windows 7, a confirmation message may appear after you click the [Yes] button.

    When a confirmation message appears, click the [Yes] button to enable or disable ScanSnap Folder.

  5. Click the [OK] button to close all the windows.