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It does not want to scan papers

Hi the Dell 1600n printer , sacaner it does not want to scan at all.

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Dell 1600n to be used on an imac


Hello! Unfortunately, Dell printers mainly supply Windows drivers on their website. To print to this printer, your new iMac will probably pull a generic driver to use with the printer. It should still work no problem, as you're saying, however you won't be able to use the software that's available on the PC. The downloads available for your Dell printer are here:
Dell 1600n Printer Downloads

You can tell by clicking that link and looking under Operating System that only Windows operating systems are available, as well as the software shown below, which is only made for Windows based systems. As for the PaperPort software, that program is made by a company called Nuance. When you purchased your printer, you most likely received a trial or full OEM version from Dell along with your new printer as a software bundle deal. From what I can see, the software is only Windows based. Sorry!

Below is the link to a free viewer that can still read your PaperPort files:
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Scanners, when broken, are irreparable. (or at least thats what I was told when I worked for Dell)

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Dell 1600N warming up message


Hi Unplug the printer power cable from the wall and disconnect it from the printer as well. Turn the printer power switch on for 15 seconds. This will reset the printer. Turn the printer power switch off and plug the cable back in on both ends. Then turn power on. The Document Jam error should be eliminated.

Please keep in mind you must check for any small pieces of paper or look for a real paper jam prior to completing the steps above.

I hope that helps.

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Document Jam in Dell 1600n


The Automatic Document Feed (ADF) has a white rubber pad that wears out. You can find it by opening the ADF cover and removing the roller bar. Under that is the white rubber pad. Pinch the sides together and the assembley comes out. Contact Dell for the replacement. You may also refer to the Dell 1600n Owners Manual for instructions.

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ADF works only in vertical.


Sounds like a paper jam sensor. Most sensors are spring-loaded and will move in one direction, then back when the paper is feeding. If the process works when the printer is on its back, you are likely using gravity to bypass the sensor's intended operation. Sensor is not swinging in either direction as paper passes through, therefore it is not reporting any blockage/jams.

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You have either a piece of dust or a scratch on the scanning glass. This will show up as a line because the paper is pulled across the point.

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