Modifying the Settings for a Profile

Modify the settings for a profile that you use when scanning a document with the ScanSnap.

The type of a document to be scanned, the scan settings such as the color mode, the save destination for scanned images, and the applications that you want to run to manage scanned images are specified in a profile.

In this section, modify the settings for a profile in which the save destination of a scanned image is set to a local folder or a network folder. One of the local folders is a folder that is synchronized with a cloud service.

HINT
  • You cannot modify or copy the settings for a profile that was created with another computer.

Windows

  1. Click the [Scan] button in the upper left of the Main Window of ScanSnap Home to display the Scan Window.

    If the main window is not already displayed, refer to To Display the Main Window.

  2. Click Edit profiles to display the [Edit profiles] Window.
  3. Select a profile for which you modify the settings from the profile list.
    HINT
    • When creating a new profile based on an existing profile, copy the original profile first, and then modify the settings.

      To copy a profile, select the original profile, and click [Edit] [Copy] in the menu.

  4. Modify the scan settings.

    To modify the details of the scan settings, click the following.

  5. Specify a folder to save scanned images.

    Select a destination folder in the window that appears when you click the [Browse] button which is located on the right next to the [Save to] input field.

  6. Select an application that you want to run.

    From [Send to] in [Application], select an application that you want to run.

    Click the [Set] button to change the settings for the application that you want to run.

  7. When you finish modifying the settings for a profile, click the [Save] button.

The modified settings for the profile are saved.

Mac OS

  1. Click the [Scan] button in the upper left of the Main Window of ScanSnap Home to display the Scan Window.

    If the main window is not already displayed, click the [ScanSnap Home] icon ScanSnap Home Icon in the application list that appears when you click Launchpad in the Dock.

  2. Click Edit profiles to display the [Edit profiles] Window.
  3. Select a profile for which you modify the settings from the profile list.
    HINT
    • When creating a new profile based on an existing profile, copy the original profile first, and then modify the settings.

      To copy a profile, select the original profile, and click [Edit] [Copy] on the menu bar.

  4. Modify the scan settings.

    To modify the details of the scan settings, click the following.

  5. Specify a folder to save scanned images.

    Select a destination folder in the window that appears when you click the [Browse] button which is located on the right next to the [Save to] input field.

  6. Select an application that you want to run.

    From [Send to] in [Application], select an application that you want to run.

    Click the [Set] button to change the settings for the application that you want to run.

  7. When you finish modifying the settings for a profile, click the [Save] button.

The modified settings for the profile are saved.