HP Scanjet 5590 scans inmage on other side of paper on ADF Ok on flat bed
Sounds strange but the scans that get feed through the ADF show some text through the paper on the reverse side almost like the paper is transparent but on the flat bed the scan is perfect with no image showing thorough, Can you help?
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You could be feeding the paper upside down.
Try turning the sheets over and re-scan.
The paper travels into the scanner from the top and then onto the glass. This means the paper should start out with printing face up.
Have you tried scanning in the flat bed mode? Does it scan okay? If the image is good, then there is no problem with scan module. Check your page settings. If the page size selected for scanning is smaller than actual size, there can be some peoblems. Try and scan with max size. Check if the sensors are dust/paper free. A small piece of paper (The small round discarded piece from Computer stationery) in the paper sensor can create trouble.
Hi, The problem seems to be a piece of debris , paper stuck in the ADF roller assy. You can check this by opening up the adf cover and inspecting the paper path. I have seen where a very small peice can cause paper path problems to where something is blocking the paper> Good Luck!