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How to Scan on Dell Printer

Dell multifunction printers have in-built scanners in them. This way Dell customers can handle large work volume with a single device. Scanners can deliver top-quality scan output at a quick pace. Learn How to Scan on Dell Printer here.

How to Scan on Dell Printer

Dell Printer Scan Setup

  1. Link the computer to the printer via a USB cable.
  2. Open the Dell Document Hub application on your mobile and make the necessary scan settings.
  3. Load the document to be scanned facing up into the Automatic Document Feeder.
  4. Tap the Scan button > Scan to Computer > Computer.
  5. Scroll down to find Preferences and select it.
  6. Configure the scan settings such as the file type, file size, and destination location.
  7. Hit the Start button once the Start Scan option is highlighted.

How to Scan to Email from Dell Printer

  1. How to do Email Scanning Guidelines are given below:
  2. Keep a single document on the document glass such that the side to be scanned faces down.
  3. Hit the Scan button >Scan to E-mail.
  4. Highlight the Enter Address option and input the address using the numeric keypad on the printer.
  5. Move to Preferences > From Setting.
  6. Key in the sender’s email address using the keypad.
  7. Modify the Scan settings ( file format, color mode) as required.
  8. Hover over the Start Scan option and press the Start button.

How to Scan to Computer from Dell Printer

If your Dell printer is connected to your computer via a network, you can scan images or documents and send it to the computer. On your printer settings, set WSD to Enable.

  1. Click Start > Network and find your printer.
  2. Right-click the printer icon and hit Install.
  3. Feed the document to be scanned facing up in the ADF.
  4. Touch Scan > Scan to Computer . Scroll down till you find the desired computer.
  5. Press the Set button now. Highlight Event and select the scan event.
  6. Tap Start to begin scanning the document.

How to Scan to Pdf from Dell Printer

  1. Link your computer to the printer with a USB cable.
  2. Keep the scan document facing down on the document glass and close the cover.
  3. Hit Scan > Scan to Computer > Computer .
  4. Navigate down to the Preferences option.
  5. Set the file format as PDF and press the Set button.
  6. Tap Start after choosing Start Scan.

Solved: Dell Printer not Scanning Issue

  1. Head to Devices and Printers on your computer.
  2. Right-click the Multi-Function Printer.
  3. Choose Scan Profiles > your printer >Edit.
  4. Set the scan source as Flatbed and save the change.
  5. Update your computer with the latest Dell printer driver and restart.
  6. Dell Printer not scanning issue is successfully fixed.
  7. Now you can perforn Scan function, the How to Scan on Dell Printer guidelines are given in top of the page.
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