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Pentax DSmobile 600 scanner cuts off image

I have a problem with the scanner scanning at any document size other than custom. It scans fine with custom but is scanning a much larger area than I need for receipts. If I set it for something close to the receipt size or use one of the preset sizes, the scan is smaller but it cuts off the left hand side of the document - sometimes significantly.
I am using a Mac Powerbook G4 w/ OS X 10.4.11 and Image Capture as recommended by the scanner site. I have also tried it with GraphicConverter.
Any help would be appreciated.
Doug Eddy dougeddy@arczip.com

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Try recalibrating it. If you don't have calibration sheets, buy them at:
Calibration Sheets and Cleaning Kit $2.98 plus shipping.
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