Specifying Actions of ScanSnap Home

Specify actions when the ScanSnap is turned on and when a document is scanned.

Windows

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    For details, refer to To Display the Main Window.

  2. Select [Settings] in the menu [Preferences] to display the preferences window.
  3. In [Action while scanning] on the [General] tab, specify the actions that are performed when documents are scanned.
    • [Show the scan window automatically when the ScanSnap is turned on] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to automatically display the scan window when the ScanSnap is powered on.

      However, when you display either of the menus from the ScanSnap Home icon in the notification area, at the far right of the taskbar on the computer, the scan window will not be displayed even if the ScanSnap is powered on.

    • [Show the ScanSnap Home/File Explorer according to the profile setting] checkbox

      If you select this checkbox, ScanSnap Home or File Explorer will start up depending on the settings for a profile that is used to scan a document.

    • [Show the progress window during a scan] checkbox

      If you select this checkbox, the window for showing the progress of a scan (from the time the scanning of a document begins to the time the scanned images are saved) is displayed.

    • [Notify the user that saving scanned data is complete] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to be notified of the document type, folder name of the save destination, and the number of scanned sheets for the scanned documents after the scan is complete.

    • [Save the RAW data] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to create raw data prior to image processing when you scan a document and then save the raw data for two weeks.

      The raw data is used for changing a document type for the image which document type was detected automatically. When you change a document type, the image is recreated based on the raw data according to the settings for the profile that was used to scan documents.

      If [PC (Scan to file)] is selected for [Type] in [Managing options] in the settings for a profile that is used for scanning a document, the raw data is not created.

    • [Save the RAW data] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to create raw data prior to image processing when you scan a document and then save the raw data for two weeks.

      If [PC (Scan to file)] is selected for [Type] in [Managing options] in the settings for a profile that is used for scanning a document, the raw data is not created.

  4. Click the [OK] button to close the preferences window.

The actions when documents are scanned are set.

Mac OS

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    Click the [ScanSnap Home] icon ScanSnap Home Icon in the application list that appears when you click Launchpad in the Dock.

  2. Select [ScanSnap Home] on the menu bar [Preferences] to display the preferences window.
  3. In [Action while scanning] on the [General] tab, specify the actions that are performed when documents are scanned.
    • [Show the scan window automatically when the ScanSnap is turned on] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to automatically display the scan window when the ScanSnap is powered on.

    • [Show the ScanSnap Home icon on the menu bar] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to display the ScanSnap Home Icon on the menu bar.

      For details about ScanSnap Home Icon, refer to ScanSnap Home Icon and ScanSnap Home Menus.

    • [Show the ScanSnap Home/Finder according to the profile setting] checkbox

      If you select this checkbox, ScanSnap Home or Finder will start up depending on the settings for a profile that is used to scan a document.

    • [Show the progress window during a scan] checkbox

      If you select this checkbox, the window for showing the progress of a scan (from the time the scanning of a document begins to the time the scanned images are saved) is displayed.

    • [Notify the user that saving scanned data is complete] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to be notified of the document type, folder name of the save destination, and the number of scanned sheets for the scanned documents after the scan is complete.

    • [Save the RAW data] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to create raw data prior to image processing when you scan a document and then save the raw data for two weeks.

      The raw data is used for changing a document type for the image which document type was detected automatically. When you change a document type, the image is recreated based on the raw data according to the settings for the profile that was used to scan documents.

      If [Mac (Scan to file)] is selected for [Type] in [Managing options] in the settings for a profile that is used for scanning a document, the raw data is not created.

    • [Save the RAW data] checkbox

      Select this checkbox to create raw data prior to image processing when you scan a document and then save the raw data for two weeks.

      If [Mac (Scan to file)] is selected for [Type] in [Managing options] in the settings for a profile that is used for scanning a document, the raw data is not created.

  4. Click Close at the upper left of the window to close the preferences window.

The actions when documents are scanned are set.