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Scanner scans but does not see what is on the bed of the scanner. It prints a black page no matter what I scan. Print preview looks like a black page also.

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Do you see the scanner lamp come on?

If you do not see the lamp, then the failure may be that the lamp or the power supply for the lamp have been comprised.

Please find a local authorized repair center and have the printer tested and repaired.

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Posted on Dec 12, 2009

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How to scan picture into computer


Follow these steps :
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Open the software program that came from your scanner.
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Lift the lid of your scanner, place photo on scanner bed and close the lid.
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Press the "Scan" button on the scanner or in your scanner software program.
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Preview the scanned photo on your computer screen and check that the borders are straight and even. Rescan the photo if you make changes.
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How to scan, can use the feeder, or I have to scan page by page?


Follow these steps to scan:
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Lift the lid of your scanner, place photo on scanner bed and close the lid.
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Press the "Scan" button on the scanner or in your scanner software program.
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How can I scan a document then print it with larger print?


You can scan a document or photo or negative film etc.. using a scanner, there a many types of scanners which you can choose as per your requirement. There are dedicated scanners, all in one integrated scanners, or two in one like that.. but if you need it for your professional use or daily use, it's better to get a dedicated scanner not "all in one" since with all in one if the copier fails or fax fails, the scanner will also fail because they are related and built-in integrated.
The process of scanning a document is as follows;
  • > Place the document on the scanner's flatbed.
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  • > Save the scanned documents.
Printing a document to a larger size is different, you can use photo editors like photoshop, paint.net etc..where you can changed the resolution as well as the size of the image. It's best to change the size or resolution before you give the print command. Or you can also change the print size with the paper size or print size.
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Uneven black border showing up on scanned documents


Most scanners scan the whole "bed" not just the document lying on it. Where no part of the document covers the bed usually appears as black.

Normally when scanning you are offered and option whether to scan the whole document or a portion thereof. When previewed, a dotted line appears around the portion the scanner thinks you want, you have to re-arrange that box so that it lies just within the part or the document you require.

Should this not resolve the issue the menu options on
the left hand side of the Xerox web page should guide you to a resolution.

http://www.xeroxscanners.com/en/us/products/DM632/

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How to Scan a Picture onto the Computer


turn the printer on, place the picture on the glass, on the printer under mode press the big silver button until the scan light comes on  then press select, you should hear the picture scanning, then on the computer, go under my pictures and you should see that picture. 

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Scaned documents have many black areas even in the preview mode.


Open up the document feeder and look for dirt on the scanner glass.

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ONLY WANTS TO SCAN


Once the alignment page is print you need page the page in the scanner bed and hit the scan button on the printer once it done you be able to print again this process is know as scan back alignment ..



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Re : CanoScan N640P/Lexmark Printing Problem.


There could be a setting in your scanner drivers to fix that. It would be under background settings.

The other thing you can do is preview the document first and select the area you want to scan. Then press the scan button again. That way the black background that isn't needed will not print.

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There should be a preview option that scans more quickly than actually scanning the page. Then after the preview shows, you can select the area that you want to actually scan and then you hit the Scan button. If you are using the Canon software, this should work for ya.

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