Scanning a Book

Scan a book or magazine without having to pull each page out.

  1. Open the ADF paper chute (cover) of the ScanSnap to turn the power on. Hold the right side of the ADF paper chute (cover) of the ScanSnap then open it or press the [Scan] button to turn it on. Open the feed guide of the ScanSnap to turn the power on. Press the [Scan] button or [Stop] button on the ScanSnap to turn the power on.
    Opening the ADF Paper Chute (Cover)
    Opening the ADF Paper Chute (Cover)

    Open the ADF paper chute (cover) fully so that the [Scan] button lights up in blue.

    When the ADF paper chute (cover) is opened, the extension will rise automatically.

    Opening the ADF Paper Chute (Cover)
    Opening the ADF Paper Chute (Cover)
    Opening the ADF Paper Chute (Cover)
    Opening the Feed Guide
    Opening the Feed Guide
    Turning On
  2. Place the Background Pad on the front side of the ScanSnap.

    Place the Background Pad so that it is in contact with the ScanSnap.

    Placing the Background Pad
  3. Click the [Scan] button at the top 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.

    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.

     

  4. In the Home screen on the touch panel, select a profile from the profile list. Select a profile from the profile list.
  5. Place a book in the scan area of the ScanSnap.
    Placing a Book
  6. Press the [Scan] button to start scanning the book.

    To continue scanning the book, open the next page to be scanned and press the [Scan] button.

    ATTENTION
    • Do not cover the white sheets on the ScanSnap with your hands or with something else while scanning a book. The color reproducibility of the scanned image will be affected.

    • Do not shake the table or desk when the ScanSnap is being used or move the book while it is being scanned. Doing so may distort the scanned image or blur the color.

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  7. Press the [Stop] button to finish scanning the book.
  8. Select a method to save scanned images in the [ScanSnap Home - Image scanning and file saving] window of ScanSnap Home.

    Select [Correct and save double-page spread document images (book/magazine)], and then click the [Save this image] button.

    Select [Double-page spread (Book/Magazine)] and then click the [Save this image] button.

     

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The image created from the book that you scanned is saved in the folder which is specified for [Save to] in the profile.

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