The Scanned Image Layout Appears Odd

When scanning with the ScanSnap, if the scanned image layout appears odd, check the following:

Did you scan documents with curved lines, figures, or slanted lines?

If there are curved lines, curved figures, or slanted lines on a document, the scanned image of the document may not be corrected properly and the layout may not look right.

Perform one of the following:

  • After scanning a book, you can correct the scanned image using the Book Image Viewer. Clear the [Correct skewed text] checkbox in the Book Image Viewer.

  • Clear the [Correct skewed text] checkbox in the following procedure, and then try scanning again.

    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. Select the profile that you are using from the profile list.

    3. Click Edit profiles to display the [Edit profiles] window.

    4. Click the [Option] button in the [Feed] tab to display the [Feed option] window.

    5. Clear the [Correct skewed text] checkbox.

    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. Select the profile that you are using from the profile list.

    3. Click Edit profiles to display the [Edit profiles] window.

    4. Click the [Option] button in the [Feed] tab to display the [Feed option] window.

    5. Clear the [Correct skewed text] checkbox.