To Update the Software

Updates for ScanSnap related software are available for free from our download server. This is called ScanSnap Online Update.

It is recommended that you keep your program updated to enhance security, operability and functions of ScanSnap Home.

ATTENTION
  • To update the software, you need to have access to the Internet.

  • Log on as a user with Administrator privileges.

  • To update the software, you need to have access to the Internet.

  • Log in as a user with Administrator privileges.

 

For the software programs that can be updated, refer to here.

For information on ScanSnap Home updates, refer to here.

To check the updates automatically

If you enable updates to take place automatically in ScanSnap Online Update, you can check the latest updates, notification, and available software programs regularly.

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    For details, refer to To Display the Main Window.

  2. Select [Help] in the menu [Online Update] [Settings] to display the [ScanSnap Online Update Settings] window.

  3. Enable the automatic online update.

    When a newer version of the program is available, update the software by following the instructions.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Online Update Help.

  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 [Help] on the menu bar [Online Update] [Settings] to display the [ScanSnap Online Update Settings] window.

  3. Enable the automatic online update.

    When a newer version of the program is available, update the software by following the instructions.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Online Update Help.

 

To check the updates immediately

You can manually check whether a newer version of the program is available.

  1. Display the Main Window of ScanSnap Home.

    For details, refer to To Display the Main Window.

  2. Select [Help] in the menu [Online Update] [Check for updates] to check whether a newer version of the program is available.

  3. If a newer version of the program is available, update the software by following the instructions.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Online Update Help.

  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 [Help] on the menu bar [Online Update] [Check for updates] to check whether a newer version of the program is available.

  3. If a newer version of the program is available, update the software by following the instructions.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Online Update Help.