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Canon CanoScan D646U Product Manual

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Canon Color Image Scanner
CanoScan D646U
Product Guide


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  • Page 1 Canon Color Image Scanner CanoScan D646U Product Guide...
  • Page 2 As an ENERGY STAR Partner, Canon Inc. has determined that this model meets the ENERGY STAR Program for energy efficiency. The International ENERGY STAR Office Equipment Program is an international program that promotes energy saving through the use of computers and other office equipment. The program backs the development and dissemination of products with functions that effectively reduce energy consumption.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    ScanGear Toolbox CS ... 13 ArcSoft PhotoStudio 2000 ... 18 ScanSoft OmniPage Pro ... 19 Software for Macintosh Canon Plug-in Module CS-U ... 15 CanoScan Toolbox ... 17 ArcSoft PhotoStudio 2000 ... 18 ScanSoft OmniPage SE ... 19 Precautions for Scanning at High Resolutions ... 20...
  • Page 4: Handling And Care Of The Scanner

    Handling and Care of the Scanner This section describes the general precautions for using the scanner. Please be sure to read each section for safe handling and operation. Safety Precautions ... 5 Setup and Operating Conditions ... 7 Before Transporting the Scanner ... 8...
  • Page 5: Safety Precautions

    Safety Precautions Please read and take note of the following precautions before using the equipment. WARNING Indicates a warning concerning operations that may lead to death or injury to persons if not performed correctly. In order to use the equipment safely, always pay attention to these warnings.
  • Page 6: General Handling Precautions

    • If you hear unusual noises, see smoke, feel excessive heat or smell anything unusual, immediately unplug the AC adapter and contact your retailer or Canon Customer Support Help Desk. Continued use may result in fire or electrical shock.
  • Page 7: Setup And Operating Conditions

    • Do not use the scanner in areas subject to direct sunlight. The humidity may rise inside the equipment and cause damage or decrease image quality. If you have to use the scanner in direct sunlight, make sure to use a thick curtain to block the light.
  • Page 8: Before Transporting The Scanner

    Confirm the position of the scanning unit. Open the document cover, and confirm that the scanning unit is at the front of the scanner. If it has not returned, follow the procedures below to return the scanning unit to the home position.
  • Page 9: Care And Maintenance

    Immediately remove any moisture that contacts these components by wiping them with a dry cloth. • Do not use a sodden cloth or apply a liquid directly to any portion of the scanner. Any moisture that enters the interior, the underside of the document glass or the sensors may degrade image quality and lead to malfunctions.
  • Page 10: Guide To The Software

    Guide to the Software This section introduces to the software programs bundled with the scanner. For detailed instructions of each program, please read the respective PDF manuals contained in the CD-ROM. Software for Windows ScanGear CS-U ... 11 ScanGear Toolbox CS ... 13 ArcSoft PhotoStudio 2000 ...
  • Page 11: Scangear Cs-U

    ScanGear CS-U is the specialized driver for Windows that allows you to scan and load images from the scanner. It cannot be used as a stand-alone program. And must be started within an application program. It is also called a TWAIN driver (see the next page for information about TWAIN drivers).
  • Page 12 ScanGear CS-U Features • Scan with the optimal settings just by selecting the Image Type to suit your purposes in the Simple Mode • Adjust various settings, such as the color mode, resolution, color balance and brightness, in the Advanced Mode •...
  • Page 13: Scangear Toolbox Cs

    How to Use ScanGear Toolbox CS Starting ScanGear Toolbox CS • Click the [Start] button on the Windows taskbar and select [Programs], [Canon ScanGear Toolbox CS 2.2] and [Canon ScanGear Toolbox CS 2.2]. How to Use the Funtions •...
  • Page 14 ScanGear Toolbox CS Settings You can make scanning simpler by setting ScanGear Toolbox CS in the following way. This example shows PhotoStudio 2000 being used without displaying the ScanGear CS-U window. The scan can be performed simply by clicking the button on the toolbar. To Scan without Displaying the ScanGear CS-U Window 1.
  • Page 15: Canon Plug-In Module Cs-U

    Canon Plug-in Module CS-U Canon Plug-in Module CS-U is the specialized Macintosh driver that allows you to scan and load images from the scanner. It cannot be used as a stand-alone program and must be started from within an application program. It is also called a plug-in module (see the next page for information about plug-in modules).
  • Page 16 (such as CanoScan Toolbox or PhotoStudio 2000). It may be called a plug-in or plug-in module. • Canon Plug-in Module CS-U is not a stand-alone program that can be started by itself. It is used as a plug-in program. In this case, start an application program first, then select [CanonPI CS-U 4.0.0...] from within the program.
  • Page 17: Canoscan Toolbox

    Starts Canon Plug-in Module CS-U Scans an image and attaches it to a fax message Scans an image and sends it to a printer...
  • Page 18: Arcsoft Photostudio 2000

    1. Open the [ArcSoft PhotoStudio] folder and double-click the [PhotoStudio™] icon. PhotoStudio 2000 will start. 2. Open the [File] menu and select [Acquire] and [CanonPI CS-U 4.0.0...]. Canon Plug-in Module CS-U will start and display its control panel. Windows & Macintosh...
  • Page 19: Scansoft Omnipage Pro

    Windows When you install OmniPage Pro, the Add Scanner Wizard will display. Choose the [CanoScan D646U] option. This instructs OmniPage Pro to select the correct scanner for scanning. 1. Click the Windows [Start] button and select [Programs], [Caere Applications] and [OmniPage Pro 9.0].
  • Page 20: Precautions For Scanning At High Resolutions

    Precautions for Scanning at High Resolutions Please note that file sizes increase almost exponentially as the resolution is raised when scanning in color mode. Scanning at high resolutions may require more time for scanning and image processing. You are recommended to avoid raising the resolution beyond the minimum requirement to scan in color mode.
  • Page 21: Customer Support Help Desk

    CANON LATIN AMERICA, INC. 6505 Blue Lagoon Drive, Suite 325 Miami, Florida 33126, U.S.A. CANON MEXICANA, S. de R.L. de C.V. Anillo Periferico Sur No. 4124, Torre Zafiro (II) Colonia Ex-Rancho de Anzaldo, Piso 5 y 6, Mexico D.F. Tel. (525) 5490-2000 CANON PANAMA, S.A.