Reconnecting the ScanSnap and a Computer by Specifying the IP Address of the ScanSnap

Specify the IP address of the ScanSnap to reconnect the ScanSnap and a computer.

For details about how to check the IP address that is set for the ScanSnap, refer to Checking the IP address of the ScanSnap.

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. Select a ScanSnap unit to establish a connection from the list of ScanSnap units under [Scanner information] in the [Scanner] tab and click the [Connect via an IP address] button to display the [Connect via an IP address] window.
    HINT
    • The [Scanner] tab can be displayed from the ScanSnap Home menu which appears when you right-click the ScanSnap Home icon in the notification area of the taskbar.

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

  4. Specify an IP address and click the [OK] button.
  5. When a message appears informing you that the connection is complete, click the [OK] button.

The ScanSnap and the computer are connected.

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. Select a ScanSnap unit to establish a connection from the list of ScanSnap units under [Scanner information] in the [Scanner] tab and click the [Connect via an IP address] button to display the [Connect via an IP address] window.
    HINT
    • The [Scanner] tab can be displayed from the ScanSnap Home menu which appears when you click the ScanSnap Home icon in the menu bar.

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

  4. Specify an IP address and click the [OK] button.
  5. When a message appears informing you that the connection is complete, click the [OK] button.

The ScanSnap and the computer are connected.