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Scanner locked I see the lock and unlock markings under the glas but how do you get to it? Do you have to tear it open??  I couldn't find anyway else to get to it?  Thanks, OR

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    scanner is not working. When I switch it on is ok. But when I insert the U.S.B to scan it is indicating Scanner locked. How can I unlock it. Please I need assisatance. Send me through my email bonnieafrica@yahoo.com

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There is a green lever on top of the output tray. Push it back to lock and pull it toward you to unlock the scanner. Hope this helps!

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This correction is listed on the Canon website. Lock Switch Make sure to unlock the scanning unit before turning the machine on.
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  2. Slide the scanner lock switch to the release mark.


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Solution: Unlock the scanner lock switch

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The scanner lock switch is on the left hand side of the underside of the document cover.

Slide the scanner lock switch to the release mark (an open padlock icon).

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Found this: http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/a940/a940en1.pdf

Page iv identifies the location of the scanner lock

Page 44 contains the following

• You unlock the scanner bed. For help locating the scanner lock, see the picture of the printer on page iv.

Page 51 contains

Unlock Scanner message
The scanner is locked. To unlock it:
1 Press Power to turn the printer off.
2 Use both hands to lift the printer (scanner unit) until the scanner support
holds it open.
To the left and beside the scanner support is the scanner lock. For help, see
page iv.
3 Pull the scanner lock toward you to unlock the scanner.
4 Using both hands, lift the printer (scanner unit).
5 Push and hold the scanner support back.
6 Lower the printer (scanner unit) until it is completely closed.
7 Press Power to turn the printer back on.

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http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/a940/a940en1.pdf

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• You unlock the scanner bed. For help locating the scanner lock, see the picture of the printer on page iv.

Page 51 contains

Unlock Scanner message
The scanner is locked. To unlock it:
1 Press Power to turn the printer off.
2 Use both hands to lift the printer (scanner unit) until the scanner support
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To the left and beside the scanner support is the scanner lock. For help, see
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3 Pull the scanner lock toward you to unlock the scanner.
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