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Transparency copy problem

Hi, This is my first weekend with my new MP810 . I have found it to be better than expected in all areas except one (and the problem is probably my lack of understanding anyway). I cannot get anything other than 'negatives' from my attempts to copy - as per ther handbook- 35 mm transparencies. Everything is reproduced in shades of blue and black and quite useless. What am I doing wrong or is it a possible glitch with the machine? Thanks for any help. Mike

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  • bofur100 Aug 13, 2007

    Thanks for your help.
    I should have read the manual(more carefully)



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The setting should go something like this- Colour reflective Black and white reflective Colour Negative. Colour Transparency. Black and white negative. Some scanners automatically sense and switch to what is loaded - others need setting up. So check thoroughly all the settings in conjunction with the manual[A full manual in PDF format is usually on the software disk. Then come back

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    john ash Aug 13, 2007

    I am pleased you said 'read the 'manual [more carefully]'

    Some folk only read the manual when all else fails
    And others I have noticed have said on here 'Oh that! I threw it away with the packaging.
    So well done!



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