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Scanning OLD Negatives - old browning? Scanner is cutting half

I have old B & W Negatives that measure 4.25" x 2.75" ,I tried to scan with the only slide insert that it would fit in. It scanned nicely with thw exception that the epson scanner software cut the image in half. It it is as if it sees it as 2 different images. I tried to reset the software to scan the image to match the original siaze and even tried a manual set. This did not work. There must be a setting I am missing.

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You better not used the automatic detection of the pictures, it never works fine

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