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"Clean Glass" message

Okay, I guess I wasn't clear. I want to completely disable the message. I don't want this feature on my machine. Is there: A. A software tweak to disable glass checking. or B. A sensor that I can unplug to disable this annoying feature. << How do I disable the error message telling me to clean the glass? No matter how often I clean it I keep getting the message, and I cannot proceed with my copying until I click the message. >>

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Service mode setting required,call service agent.

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So far I've been unable to find how to disable the message but I know it can be done. Until I find how to disable message I would recommend this- there is a white piece of mylar located underneith the top frame that the scanner uses to get a white level reading during warm up. The glass must be removed in order for you to access the white mylar. Remove the glass & look underneith on the left hand side- you should see the mylar stuck to the top of the frame. You may need to slide the scanner to the right to give yourself enough room to clean it. Obviously do this with the machine off & unplugged. If you want to send me your email address I'll send you the disable instructions as soon as I find them. Please put 3045 clean glass in subject line in case it gets dumped into my junk email.My email is [email protected]

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