SCANNING FOR CUTTING (Direct Cut)
A printed image (paper/sticker), stamped paper or an
original hand-drawn illustration can be scanned and
its outline can be cut out or drawn. This is useful for
scanning images for paper crafts, then cutting them
Tutorial 3 - Scanning and Cutting
In this tutorial, we will scan an illustration drawn on
paper, then cut around it.
Prepare the original.
When using the "Direct Cut" mode, use originals like
those described below.
• Patterns that are clearly drawn, with no gradation,
fading or blurriness
• Not using an extremely intricate design
to turn on the machine.
• For details, see "Turning On/Off the Machine" on
Install the cutting blade holder into the carriage
of the machine.
• For details, see "Installing and Uninstalling the
Holder" on page 26.
Depending on the color of the illustration, it can be
scanned in grayscale or color recognition mode.
Touch the "Scan" key in the home screen to
select the scanning mode.
Select "Direct Cut" in the scanning mode
A message appears.