Using One ScanSnap Unit with Multiple Devices

One ScanSnap unit can be shared by connecting multiple devices such as a computer and mobile device. When a license for ScanSnap Home is activated with a ScanSnap account, you can use a single ScanSnap unit with up to five computers or mobile devices. When a license for ScanSnap Home is activated with a ScanSnap account, you can use one ScanSnap unit with up to five computers.

When connecting the ScanSnap to a device used by each of the users

For details, refer to Allowing Multiple Users to Share One ScanSnap Unit.

When connecting the ScanSnap to multiple computers or mobile devices

Registering a ScanSnap account allows you to connect a single ScanSnap unit to multiple computers or mobile devices in order to share the ScanSnap.

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  • ScanSnap accounts are available in the following regions. For details about regions where ScanSnap accounts are available, refer to here.

    Regions Where ScanSnap Accounts Are Available

When a license for ScanSnap Home is activated with a ScanSnap account, you can use a single ScanSnap unit with up to five computers or mobile devices.

When you use the ScanSnap with a second computer or mobile device as well as subsequent computers or mobile devices, use the same ScanSnap account that was used for activating the license for the first computer as shown below.

  • For a computer

    Sign in to ScanSnap Home with a ScanSnap account.

    To sign in to ScanSnap Home with a ScanSnap account, refer to Activating a License for ScanSnap Home.

  • For a mobile device

    Log in to ScanSnap Cloud with a ScanSnap account.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Cloud Help.

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  • To connect the ScanSnap and a computer via Wi-Fi, the computer needs to be registered on the ScanSnap by using ScanSnap Wireless Setup Tool.

    You can register only one computer on the ScanSnap.

    To change a computer (that is connected to the ScanSnap) to another computer, change the registered computer by using ScanSnap Wireless Setup Tool.

    For details about how to start ScanSnap Wireless Setup Tool, refer to Configuring the Wi-Fi Settings.

  • ScanSnap accounts are available in the following regions. For details about regions where ScanSnap accounts are available, refer to here.

    Regions Where ScanSnap Accounts Are Available

When you use the ScanSnap with a second computer or mobile device as well as subsequent computers or mobile devices, use the same ScanSnap account that was used for activating the license for the first computer as shown below.

  • For a computer

    Sign in to ScanSnap Home with a ScanSnap account.

    To sign in to ScanSnap Home with a ScanSnap account, refer to Activating a License for ScanSnap Home.

  • For a mobile device

    Log in to ScanSnap Cloud with a ScanSnap account.

    For details, refer to the ScanSnap Cloud Help.

ATTENTION
  • ScanSnap accounts are available in the following regions. For details about regions where ScanSnap accounts are available, refer to here.

    Regions Where ScanSnap Accounts Are Available

When you use the ScanSnap with a second computer as well as subsequent computers, use the same ScanSnap account that was used for activating the license for the first computer.

To sign in to ScanSnap Home with a ScanSnap account, refer to Activating a License for ScanSnap Home.