Loading Large Originals

You can load large originals up to A2 (16.5 × 23.4 inches [420 × 594 mm]) size. Make sure the original meets the specifications before loading it.
Note: Originals larger than A3 (11.7 × 16.5 inches [297 × 420 mm]) must be folded in half. You can scan both sides of the original and stitch the images together using Document Capture Pro or Epson Scan 2.
  1. Check to make sure that the page separation lever is in the position shown here.

    DS-30000



    DS-32000



    Note: To prevent paper jams, make sure to set the lever back to its original position when scanning standard single- or multi-page originals.
    Note: If you shift the scanner to Delicate Mode and use a carrier sheet, you can put the feed selection lever in the position. (DS-32000)
  2. Open the input tray and pull up its extension.
  3. Pull out the output tray and its extension, and open the stopper.


  4. Slide the input tray edge guides all the way out.


  5. Fold the original in half so that the side to be scanned is facing out.


  6. Load the folded original in the input tray with the second page facing up as shown.


  7. Slide the edge guides against the edges of the original.


Turn off the Detect Double Feed setting on the Main Settings tab in Epson Scan 2 when scanning folded originals. To combine the scanned images, you will have to specify Double-Sided as the Scanning Side setting and select Left & Right as the Stitch Images setting in Epson Scan 2.
Related tasks
Scanning Two Originals onto One Sheet (Stitching Images) - Windows
Related references
Suggested Tray Positions
Feed Selector Lever
Original Document Specifications
Additional Scanning Settings - Main Settings Tab