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I have an MP520. When I try to use the scanner i get to the screen which tells me to place document on platen glass and press start. Nothing happens after I prees start.

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  • mlant Mar 12, 2009

    I ran the install cd and problem solved. Thankyou.

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Uninstall the drivers, reinstall it. Make sure that the drivers must be the update one. If not, update them.All connections must be correct.

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There should be twain driver for scanner or scanner program comes with the cd you use it in order to veiw the scanned documents. or use mircosoft word, hit insert, picture from scanner and choose your scanner name and hit scan. Try it and let me know what happen.

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    (Memo)
    Place a scanning side facing down on the platen glass.
    Align a document with the arrow (the alignment mark), which is at the bottom right corner of the platen glass
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  2. Launch MP Navigator.
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    2. Alternatively, in the Windows taskbar, click 'Start', click '(All) Programs', 'Canon Utilities', 'MP Navigator 2.0' folder, then 'MP Navigator 2.0' icon.

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Load the document on the platen glass or in the ADF.

Press the [Scan] button on the machine.

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Press the [Color Start] or [Black Start] button on the machine


MP Navigator starts on the connected computer. You can scan in documents placed on the platen glass or in the ADF using MP Navigator.

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Did it come with any software? My printer wouldn't print when I tried using the scan button. If it came with software you could try scanning using that. If you dont have it it's probably available for download on canon's website

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First you should have installed the scanner in the computer using the cd comes with the scanner.
  1. Confirm that the printer is powered on and press the <Open> button. (The paper output tray will open.)

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  2. Load paper in the auto sheet feeder or the cassette in the portrait orientation.

  3. Lift the document cover and set a document on the platen glass.


    MEMO:

    - Regardless of the document size, set it in the landscape orientation.

    - Place the copying face down on the platen glass.

    - Align the document with the alignment mark (shown as the arrow) on the lower right corner of the platen glass.


    Note: The machine cannot scan the area approximately 3 mm from the front and right edges of the platen glass.

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    < 1 > Alignment Mark

  4. Close the document cover gently.

  5. Confirm that the printer is in Copy mode. If the printer is not in Copy mode, press the <COPY> button to switch into Copy mode.

  6. Check the copy settings, following the procedures below carefully.

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    < 1 > Check the paper size and media type.


    < 2 > Use the up / down cursor button to specify the number of copies.


    < 3 > Use the right / left cursor button to adjust the intensity.


    Memo: Pressing the right cursor button increases the intensity. Pressing the left cursor button decreases the intensity.

  7. Press the <Color> button for color copying, or the <Black> button for black & white copying. (The printer starts copying.)


    Note: To cancel copying, press the <Stop/Reset> button.

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