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Need to clean under-side of scanner glass plate - How?

The underside of my scanner glass plate has developed a film on it that is affecting the quality of any scanned photos. How can I remove the glass so I can clean it? The scanner seems to be molded tight around it.

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  • kasieguard_a Dec 16, 2008

    Thank you for your suggestion, dan231. I unplugged and flipped it over. There are no screws to be seen. Perhaps they are under the rubber feet??

    I did finally find a website for Medion (scanner is a Medion 90070) and sent them an email... now waiting for their response.

    As I'm trying to scan 50+ years of photos for my family, I'm hoping to get this resolved. Thanks again for replying.


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You may need to take the entire cover off.
If you have the manual, there might be some info about doing that in there.

If there are no screws on the top, I would flip it over and check for screws on the bottom. If you post your make and model, I might be able to find specific info for you.

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