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Brother 6800 scanning

I'm using my scanner for the first time - when I put a document in to be scanned, I press "scan to" button and then select "to email" -then I see LCD area say "connecting to PC" and then it returns to the "Auto" screen. I'm on a mac and bought the printer from my old office so I don't have instructions.

How do I get scanner and mac to read my request to scan?

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  • sk17 Oct 14, 2008

    Setting up new MFC 8870 DN. Press scan button and LCD says connecting to PC. When I hit Acquire using Pagemanager 4.0 software get error message "Error opening date source manager".
    Anyone can help??

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Http://welcome.solutions.brother.com/bsc/public/us/ca/en/doc/manual_top.html?reg=us&c=ca&lang=en&prod=mfc6800_us

Go to this brother website and download the original manual. I did and it is very good.

Gool Luck

Posted on Jan 12, 2009

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