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Epson EXPRESSION 1640XL User Manual

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Using Optional Equipment

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Transparency Unit

The transparency unit (B813202) allows you to scan transparent materials—35 mm
×
slides, 4
5 inch film, and 120/220 film. To switch between scanning transparent
materials and normal reflective (paper) documents, simply insert or remove the
reflective document mat that came with the unit. For instructions on using the
reflective document mat, see "Scanning Reflective Documents" on page 44.
There are three options available for the EPSON
Expression 1640XL color scanner: the transparency
unit (B813202), the automatic document feeder
(B813212), and the IEEE 1394 FireWire scanner
interface card (B808342).
You can purchase these options from your reseller
or from the EPSON Store
at (800) 873-7766 or
SM

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  • Page 1: Using Optional Equipment

    For instructions on using the reflective document mat, see “Scanning Reflective Documents” on page 44. There are three options available for the EPSON Expression 1640XL color scanner: the transparency unit (B813202), the automatic document feeder (B813212), and the IEEE 1394 FireWire scanner interface card (B808342).
  • Page 2: Unpacking The Transparency Unit

    Make sure that all of the following items are included in the transparency unit box. If any items are missing or damaged, contact your EPSON dealer, or contact EPSON at (562) 276-4382 (in the United States) or (905) 709-3839 (in Canada). Keep all the packing materials so you can use them for storage when you are not scanning transparencies.
  • Page 3: Removing The Shipping Screws

    Removing the Shipping Screws To prevent damage during shipping, two shipping screws are attached to the transparency unit to secure its lamp assembly. You must remove these screws before using the transparency unit. 1. Turn the transparency unit so the glass side faces up. 2.
  • Page 4 4. Align the transparency unit’s pins with the holes in the scanner and lower the unit until it rests securely. 5. Insert the guide pin and adjust pin that came with the transparency unit into the screw holes. Make sure the adjust pin’s arrow faces directly towards the center of the guide pin.
  • Page 5: Using The Film Guides

    8. Connect the transparency unit’s connector to the option ) connector at the ADF/TPU back of the scanner. Tighten the attached screws to secure the connector. If you haven’t connected the scanner to your computer, see the Start Here sheet for instructions.
  • Page 6 Loading 35 mm film Follow these steps to load 35 mm positive or negative film: 1. Place the 35 mm filmstrip guide on a flat surface and remove the cover from one of the strip holders. 2. Insert a filmstrip in the holder face down.
  • Page 7 6. Close the TPU and begin scanning. If you’re using EPSON Scan, set the following options: ■ If you’re using Home Mode, select one of the following for the Document Type option: Positive Film, Color Negative Film, or B&W Negative Film.
  • Page 8: Loading 35 Mm Slides

    3. Close the TPU and begin your scan. If you’re using EPSON Scan to scan, set the following options: ■ If you’re using Home Mode, set Positive Film as the Document Type option. ■...
  • Page 9: Loading 4 5-Inch Film

    5. Close the TPU and begin your scan. If you’re using EPSON Scan, set the following options: ■ If you’re using Home Mode, select one of the following for the Document Type option: Positive Film, Color Negative Film, or B&W Negative Film.
  • Page 10: Loading 120-Size Or 220-Size (Medium Format) Film

    5. Close the TPU and begin your scan. If you’re using EPSON Scan, set the following options: ■ If you’re using Home Mode, select one of the following for the Document Type option: Positive Film, Color Negative Film, or B&W Negative Film.
  • Page 11 2. Close the TPU and begin your scan. If you’re using EPSON Scan, set the focus position to 0.0. An area 2±1.5 mm from the horizontal and vertical edges of the document table glass will not be scanned.
  • Page 12: Scanning Reflective Documents

    Scanning Reflective Documents To scan reflective documents with the transparency unit installed, insert the reflective document mat included with the transparency unit. 1. Open the transparency unit. If there’s a film guide or transparency unit on the document table, remove it. 2.
  • Page 13: Automatic Document Feeder

    When you unpack your automatic document feeder, make sure you have the parts shown below. If any items are missing or damaged, contact your EPSON dealer, or call EPSON at (562) 276-4382 (in the United States) or (905) 709-3839 (in Canada).
  • Page 14: Installing The Automatic Document Feeder

    Installing the Automatic Document Feeder Because the automatic document feeder is heavy, you may want to have someone help you with this procedure. Also, the document feeder is large, so be sure to have adequate space around the scanner. Follow the steps below to install the automatic document feeder on your scanner: 1.
  • Page 15 5. Place the two knobs included with the ADF beside the scanner. 6. Align the installation screws with the holes in the ADF and slide together as shown. The ADF is heavy. Ask for assistance when lifting it. 7. Twist the knobs onto the ends of the screws and tighten them using the enclosed screwdriver tool.
  • Page 16: Loading Paper In The Automatic Document Feeder

    9. Peel the backing from the stopper and from the paper eject support provided with the ADF. Then attach the stopper and paper eject support to the scanner as shown. Insert the tabs on the paper eject support into the slots at the right end of the document table.
  • Page 17 Is not bound. ■ Has no carbon coating. ■ Follow these steps to load paper: 1. Slide the right edge guides all the way to the right. 2. Make sure that the switch on the lower left corner of the ADF is set with the switch towards the circular mark as shown.
  • Page 18 If your document is large, slide out the paper support. 4. Slide the edge guides to the edges of your paper. 5. Scan your document. If you’re using EPSON Scan, follow these guidelines: Select either Office Mode ■...
  • Page 19: Fixing Paper Jams

    Fixing Paper Jams If a paper jam occurs, follow these steps to clear it: 1. Open the ADF cover to determine where the paper jam occurred. 2. If paper is jammed in the feeder, open the cover on the left and slowly pull out the jammed paper as shown.
  • Page 20: Ieee 1394 Firewire Scanner Interface Card

    3. If paper jams in the paper eject position, open the cover on the right and slowly pull out the jammed paper as shown. Be careful not to pull too hard or the paper may tear, making it more difficult to remove.
  • Page 21: Installing The Card In Your Scanner

    Installing the Card in Your Scanner Before you begin, turn off the scanner and disconnect the power cord and any cables. 1. Remove the two screws securing the shield plate to the scanner’s optional interface slot, and then remove the plate. Put the screws in a safe place in case you want to reinstall the shield plate later.

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