load envelopes, passports, booklets, photos, or large, thick, or
folded originals in the input tray. Some items may require a
carrier sheet. Make sure the original meets the specifications for
special originals before loading it.
Open the input tray and pull up its
Pull out the output tray and its
extension, and open the stopper.
Note: If you are
loading an original that is 15.5 inches (393.8 mm) or longer, do
not pull out the input or output tray extensions and do not open
Slide the input tray edge guides all
the way out.
Check to make sure that the page
separation lever is in the position shown here.
Note: To prevent
paper jams, make sure to set the lever back to its original
position when scanning standard single- or multi-page
Load an envelope vertically in the
input tray with the printable side down and the flap facing as
shown. Slide in the envelope until it meets resistance.
Note: Do not load
envelopes with adhesive on them. Envelopes that are not cut cleanly
at the flap edge may not scan correctly. Envelopes that have not
been sealed can be loaded with the flap open and facing up.
of the following to load a photo, or folded or irregularly shaped
For a folded original, fold and load the original as shown.
Do not load the original with the open side
For a photo or an irregularly shaped original, load it in the
center of a carrier sheet with the printed side facing down. Make
sure the illustration on the front edge of the carrier sheet is
Load the original in the input tray as
shown until it meets resistance.
Photo or irregularly shaped
the edge guides against the edges of the original or carrier
Turn off the Detect Double Feed setting on the Main Settings
tab in Epson Scan 2 when scanning special originals.
If necessary during scanning, adjust
the position of the stopper on the output tray extension to fit the
Note: If thicker
paper does not eject properly or falls from the output tray, push
in the output tray and allow the originals to eject freely onto the
surface below the scanner. If the scanned images are affected by
the originals ejecting below the scanner, try placing the scanner
on the edge of a table where the ejected originals can drop
When using a carrier sheet, do the
Do not use a carrier sheet that is scratched or has been
scanned more than 3,000 times.
When a carrier sheet is detected and you select Auto Detect as the Document Size setting, the Paper Skew setting will automatically be applied
to the scanned document.
Only use a carrier sheet designed for your scanner. The carrier
sheet is automatically recognized by detecting two small holes on
the leading edge. Keep the holes clean and do not block them.