Scan to Your Computer : Scan in Home Mode

Scan in Home Mode
Use Home Mode for basic scanning of photos and graphics.
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Start Epson Scan and select Home Mode as the Mode setting.
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Select the type of original you’re scanning as the Document Type, such as Photograph or Text/Line Art.
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Select whether your original is Color, Grayscale, or Black&White as the Image Type.
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Select the way you plan to use your scanned image as the Destination. The setting you choose determines the scan quality (resolution).
Screen/Web: For images you will e-mail, view on a computer screen, or post on the web.
Printer: For images you will print on an ink jet printer or documents you are converting to editable text (OCR).
Other: For images that you want to select a custom resolution for.
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Click the Preview button to preview your image. If desired, you can draw a marquee (or box) around the area you want to scan in the Preview window.
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Change the size of your scanned image (target size), if needed.
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You can adjust exposure, brightness, and other image quality settings before you scan to improve your results. Before making adjustments, be sure to click the image or marquee for the area you want to adjust.
Click the Help button for more information about these settings.
8.
Click Scan to scan and save your image. When done, your scanned image file appears in Windows Explorer or Macintosh Finder.
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Now you can view and print your scanned image, attach it to an e-mail, or use it however you like.
See also:
Scan in Full Auto Mode
Scan in Office Mode
Scan in Professional Mode