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UMAX Mirage IIse Running on MAC OS

Good Evening I am having an issue with my Mirage IIse with transperancy adapter. My ready light will not stay on steady so the computer does not recognize the scanner. I have had it hooked up to a Blue and white G3 with a third party SCSI card. It is the only device on the SCSI chain. I am running MAC OS 10.4.10. I am using SilverFast Ai and it has been working great for several years. I did take the glass off to get to my power button that gets stuck sometimes to release it. But the power light remains lit while the UTA and READY lights blink on and off in a revolving pattern. Do you have any thoughts on what my issue might be? Thanks in advance,

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  • c1carle Mar 30, 2008

    I cannot get the Mirage II se to be recognized within the scsi chain. items after and before the Mirage II se work fine and appear on SCSI probe. The UTA abd ready lights will only blink. This problem is happening on a G3 tan tower with OS 9.1.

    I have changed the cables, changed the scsi order, changed the software from Magicscan 4.3 to 4.5 and reinstalled the software into Photoshop 7.

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I had the same problem. I turned off the scanner and unplugged the transparency unit from the back of the scanner and restarted and it is working fine now. Hopefully this works for you as well.

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