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Error message: Can not scan. Not enough space on target disk

The "target disk" has over 100Gig of disk space available. Tried other disk's and get the same message, even tried to "copy" directly to a print... same message? Any ideas on how to solve this problem?

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  • vivi158 Mar 10, 2009

    and the above doesnt cure it
    help?!

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I have just cured this"not enough space on the target disc" on my set up.I had the problem from day one after buying scanner but learned to get around it.Today I went into Toolbox and opened settings and made a note of the target address. Then checked properties of the target folder and found there was 86mb in a space for 80mb.This was the default setting chosen by the installation programme. I went to my documents and made a new folder and called it Canoscan, clicked ok and it became the new target and the fault is gone. Hope it works for others.

Posted on Jan 23, 2009

  • joefabbs Sep 25, 2010

    When I got into the properties of the canon toobox, I clicked on "customize" and changed the default setting from "documents" to "pictures". It worked!

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