load originals that meet the document specifications in the input
Do not load photos, valuable original
documents or artwork, directly into the input tray. This may
wrinkle or damage the original. Load these originals using an
optional carrier sheet.
scanned using a document scanner may not have the same color depth
as the original. Use a flatbed photo scanner with the optional
flatbed scanner dock (ES-400 II) to achieve the best
color reproduction of photos.
The steps below describe loading originals of the same size. To
load originals of multiple sizes at once, see the link at the end
of these steps.
If scanning thin or wrinkled paper causes paper
jams, press the slow mode
button once before scanning to
slow down the feeding speed; press it again to return to normal
If a paper feed error is detected, the Paper
Protection feature stops the scanning process automatically to
reduce damage to the original. To change the Paper Protection
detection level, open the Epson Scan 2 Utility, click on the
tab, and select the
desired level from the Paper Protection drop-down list.
Note: The Paper
Protection feature does not prevent all documents from being
damaged. Paper feed errors may not be detected depending on the
paper feeding conditions.