Summary of Contents for Panasonic Camescope KV-S1020C
These instructions contain information on operating the scanner. Before reading these instructions, please read the Installation Guide enclosed with this unit. Keep the CD-ROM in the protective case. Do not expose the CD-ROM to direct sunlight or extreme heat, and do not scratch or smudge the surface of the CD-ROM.
Thank you for purchasing a Panasonic High Speed Color Scanner. • Panasonic supports your imaging needs with a reliable and easy to use document scanner. • Panasonic has developed Panasonic Image Enhancement Technology to improve the quality of your scanned images even beyond the quality of your original document.
Trade Name: Panasonic Model Number: KV-S1025C or KV-S1020C Responsible Party: Panasonic Corporation of North America One Panasonic Way Secaucus, NJ 07094 U.S.A. Telephone No.: 1-800-726-2797 This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1)This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
For Your Safety To prevent severe injury and loss of life, read this section carefully before using the unit to ensure proper and safe operation of your unit. This section explains the graphic symbols used in this manual WARNING CAUTION Power The power source voltage of this unit is listed on the nameplate.
For Your Safety Never touch the plug or AC adaptor with wet hands. Danger of electric shock exists. Stop operation immediately if the unit emits smoke, excessive heat, abnormal smell, or unusual noise. These conditions can cause fire or electric shock. Immediately turn the unit off, and unplug the power cord, and contact your dealer for service.
Installation Relocation Do not position the unit in a location where it is unstable. To prevent fire or shock hazard, do not expose this unit to rain or any type of moisture. Do not place the unit in a hot humid or dusty environment. Prolonged exposure to these adverse conditions may cause fire or electric shock.
• Do not place the scanner near apparatus which generate electronic or magnetic noise. • Protect the scanner from static electricity. • Do not move the scanner immediately from a cold place to a warm place. It may cause dew. • Handle a CD-ROM carefully.
For details on sleep mode, refer to the User Utility Reference Manual. ADF door Open this door if a paper jam occurs. USB port Connects the scanner unit to the host computer. Stand USB cable Feed tray LED (Green) LED (Red)
Setting up the Scanner Setting and removing the feed tray Before using the scanner, follow the steps below to set the feed tray. Adjust the document guides to the width of A5 paper ( feed tray into the scanner ( shown in the illustration.
The exit tray prevents documents from dropping after they are scanned. Follow the steps below to set the exit tray. Note: • Documents can be fed through the scanner even if the exit tray is closed. Open the exit tray. Open the exit tray extension.
Note: • Install the software first. About LED The status of the scanner can be established by the condition of the two LED indicators shown in the table below: LED (Green) Blink (Slow) Blink (Slow) Blink (Fast) The scanning lamp(s) periodically lights up in sleep mode.
Applications Utilities Manuals Others • RTIV (Reliable Throughput Imaging Viewer) is a Panasonic original application software, and does not require either TWAIN driver nor ISIS driver. • PIE is an acronym for Panasonic Image Enhancement Technology. ® • To view manuals, Adobe Reader •...
Complete installation All drivers, applications, utilities, and manuals can be installed at the same time using the Complete installation. Turn off the power of the scanner. Insert the CD-ROM into your CD/DVD drive on your computer. If you have a feature called ’Autorun’ activated, this will start the installation process automatically.
Custom installation Each driver, utility, and manual can be installed using the Custom installation selection, as required. Turn off the power of the scanner (only when installing Device Driver). Insert the CD-ROM into your CD/DVD drive on your computer. If you have a feature called ’Autorun’ activated, this will start the installation process...
DVD drive containing the installation software, double-click on “CDRun.exe” in the root directory to manually start the installation routine, then click [OK]. Select your scanner. Select the [RTIV] or the [Quick Scan Pro Demo] from the [Installation] list. Follow the instructions on the screen.
Viewing manuals installed on your computer All manuals installed on your computer can be viewed as follows. Click [Start], and then click [All Programs] - [Panasonic] - [Scanner Manuals]. • For Windows 2000, click [Program] instead of [All Programs]. Note: •...
Select your scanner in the [Scanners and Cameras], and then display the scanner property dialog box by right clicking on the scanner icon. • For Windows 2000, select your scanner in the [Scanners and Cameras Properties], and then display the scanner property dialog box by clicking [Properties] button.
Select the check box of the desired scanner application(s) corresponding to the selected event in the [Send to this application] list. • To disable the automatic activation of the scanner applications, set the [Disable device events] check box to on.
Document Specifications Acceptable documents Document size: 48~216 mm (1.89~8.5 in.) 70~2540 mm (2.76~100 in.) Acceptable cards ISO Magnetic Stripe card: Size: 85.6 x 54.0 mm (3.37 x 2.13 in.) Thickness: 0.76 mm (0.03 in.) Embossed card is also acceptable. A maximum of 3 cards can be loaded on the feed tray. The height of the total cards (the total thickness including the embossing on each card) should be less than 5 mm (0.2 in.).
Loading Documents When scanning multiple sheets • Remove any staples from the document before scanning. • Curled documents may cause a paper jam or damaging the document, therefore, set the document flat before scanning. • When scanning very important documents, confirm that the number of scanned images matches the number of actual pages.
Loading Documents Carefully align the documents. • The documents feed better when the leading edges are aligned slantwise as shown in the illustration. Place the documents on the feed tray with the side to be scanned facing down. • Place the documents as shown in the illustration.
Clearing Paper Jams If a paper jam occurs, “A paper jam has occurred” message with an error code (Uxx) is displayed on the screen of the User Utility. Remove the jammed sheet according to the following instructions. CAUTION Removing paper jams from the feeding section Remove all documents from the feed tray.
Clearing Paper Jams • If the document jammed in the exit area, pull it forward as shown in the illustration. Close the ADF door. • Push down on both sides of the ADF door gently until it clicks into place.
Mixed Batch Card Guide No adjustment to the document guide is required when using the mixed batch card guide. This mixed batch card guide prevents a card from skewing when scanning mixed paper documents and a card simultaneously. Installing the mixed batch card guide Install the mixed batch card guide as shown in the following illustration.
(See page 30). • If the documents you are scanning are dirty, then the scanner parts will become dirty as well. To maintain proper scanning, clean the scanner parts frequently. Optional Roller Cleaning Paper (KV-SS03) Open the bag on the dotted line, and take out the Roller Cleaning Paper.
Follow the steps below to clean the rollers. Turn the power off. • Push the power switch. • Unplug the AC adaptor from the scanner. Press the door open button, and open the ADF door. Open the paper feed roller cover (Green) in the direction of the arrow shown in the illustration.
Cleaning the Unit Use the Roller Cleaning Paper (KV- SS03) to remove the dirt from the surface of the paper feed roller. • When wiping off the dirt on the roller surface, hold the roller to prevent it from rotating, and wipe the roller from one end to the other (in the direction of the arrow) all the way around it, as shown in the illustration.
Use the Roller Cleaning Paper to clean the surface of the conveyor rollers and exit rollers. • Wipe the conveyor rollers and the exit rollers from one end to the other (in the direction of the arrow) all the way around them, as shown in the illustration.
Cleaning the scanning glass section and reference area Turn the power off. • Push the power switch. • Unplug the AC adaptor from the scanner. Press the door open button, and open the ADF door. Clean the scanning glass section and reference area using the Roller Cleaning Paper.
• Paper feed roller : The scanner counter can be confirmed by using the User Utility. When the [After Replace Roller] counter is greater than the [Warning] counter, “The rollers need to be replaced” warning message is displayed on the screen of the User Utility.
Replacing Consumables Remove the double-feed prevention roller in the direction of the arrow shown in the illustration. Retrieve the new double-feed prevention roller from the optional Roller Exchange Kit (KV-SS030). Install the new double-feed prevention roller into the metal holder with the longer groove facing to the right-side (Rear view).
Close the ADF door. • Push down on both sides of the ADF door gently until it clicks into place. Clear the roller replacing counter with the User Utility. • After the double-feed prevention roller has been replaced, press the [Clear Counter] button to clear the [After Replace “Double- feed Prevention Roller”] counter to zero on the User Utility window.
Replacing Consumables Replacing the paper feed roller Turn the power off. • Push the power switch. • Unplug the AC adaptor from the scanner. Press the door open button, and open the ADF door. Open the paper feed roller cover (Green) in the direction of the arrow shown in the illustration.
Open the optional Roller Exchange Kit (KV-SS030), and retrieve a new paper feed roller. Install the new paper feed roller with the gear on the left side. Close the paper feed roller cover (Green) firmly. • Make sure both sides of the paper feed roller cover (Green) lock in place.
Replacing Consumables Clear the roller replacing counter with the User Utility. • After the paper feed roller has been replaced, press the [Clear Counter] button to clear the [After Replace “Paper Feed Roller”] counter to zero on the User Utility window. •...
Removing the Stand The scanner can be used without the stand depending on the operating conditions. Follow the steps below to remove the stand from the scanner. Removing the stand Place the scanner on an even surface as shown in the illustration, and then loosen the two screws counterclockwise.
• Please use the original carton and all of the original packing materials. • Improper repacking of the scanner may result in a service charge to repair the unit. • The scanner should be handled in the correct (horizontal) position.
“Weight in pounds” of paper represents the weight of 500 [17 x 22 inches (432 x 559 mm)] sheets. 1 mil = 1/1000 in. The life of the scanner and the rollers is the estimated value when using the A4 or Letter sized standard paper (64 g/m or 80 g/m (20 lb.)).
Specifications Item External dimensions (Width x Height x Depth) Mass (Weight) Power supply Unit Power consumption Operating Operating temperature and Environment humidity Storage Storage temperature and Environment humidity Accessories Option/Consumables Model No. KV-S1025C 317 x 196 x 218 mm (12.5 x 7.8 x 8.6 in.) (When closing the exit tray with the stand, without the feed tray) 4.2 kg (9.3 lbs.) External power supply (AC adaptor)
Troubleshooting If a problem occurs while the unit is being used, check the following items, and check the scanner status with the User Utility. If the unit still malfunctions, turn it OFF, unplug the AC adaptor from the scanner, and call for service.
Troubleshooting Symptom Double feeding or skewing problems occur frequently, or the scanner stops feeding while scanning. Scanning an embossed card fails. The scanned document is blank. Vertical lines appear on the scanned document. The scanning density is uneven. The color of the scanned document is extremely different from the original document.
Symptom Scanned image has moire It is caused by the printing pattern of fringes such as stripe or a the document and the congeniality of wavy pattern noise. the scanning resolution. The scanning lamp(s) The scanning lamp(s) periodically periodically lights up. lights up in sleep mode.