Reference Guide


Safety Instructions

Warnings, Cautions, and Notes

Read all these instructions and save them for later reference. Follow all warnings and instructions marked on the scanner.

  • Unplug the scanner before cleaning. Clean with a damp cloth only. Do not spill liquid on the scanner.

  • Do not place the scanner on an unstable surface, or near a radiator or heat source.

  • Use only the power cord that comes with this product. Use of another cord may result in fire or electric shock.

  • This product's power cord is for use with this product only. Use with other equipment may result in fire or electric shock.

  • Use only the type of power source indicated on the scanner's label and always supply power directly from a standard domestic electric outlet with the AC power cord that meets the relevant local safety standards.

  • Connect all equipment to properly grounded power outlets. Avoid using outlets on the same circuit as photocopiers or air control systems that regularly switch on and off.

  • Do not allow the power cord become damaged or frayed.

  • If you use an extension cord with the scanner, make sure the total ampere rating of the devices plugged into the extension cord does not exceed the cord's ampere rating. Also, make sure the total ampere rating of all devices plugged into the wall outlet does not exceed the wall outlet's ampere rating.

  • Except as specifically explained in this Online Reference Guide and the Setup Guide, do not attempt to service the scanner yourself.

  • Unplug the scanner and refer servicing to qualified service personnel under the following conditions:

  • If the power cord or plug is damaged.

  • If liquid has entered the scanner.

  • If the scanner has been dropped or the case damaged.

  • If the scanner does not operate normally or exhibits a distinct change in performance. (Do not adjust controls that are not covered by the operating instructions.)

  • For Hong Kong and Singapore users:
    Replace fuses only with fuses of the correct size and rating.

  • If you plan to use the scanner in Germany, observe the following:

To provide adequate short-circuit protection and over-current protection for this scanner, the building installation must be protected by a 10 or 16 Amp circuit breaker.

Note for German-speaking users:
Bei Anschluss des Scanners an die Stromversorgung muss sichergestellt werden, dass die Gebäudeinstallation mit einer
10A- oder 16 A-Sicherung abgesichert ist.

Warnings, Cautions, and Notes

must be followed carefully to avoid bodily injury.

must be observed to avoid damage to your equipment.

contain important information and useful tips on the operation of this product.

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