Canon Mx492 Scan To Computer

How To Do Canon Mx492 Scan To Computer?

Canon MX 492 is a wireless inkjet All-in-One printer that enables you to print, scan, copy, and fax. The device is compact and comes up with outstanding connectivity options so that you can connect your smartphones or tablets to the printer. The below section explain how to use Canon Mx492 Scan To Computer function

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Steps To Scan To Computer From Canon MX492

You can scan any documents or photos from your printer with the help of the IJ Scan utility. It sharpens the text in the document and provides clarity to your picture. Steps to scan to a computer from MX492 are provided below:

  • Turn on your Canon MX492 printer.
  • Make sure you’ve installed the scanner driver on your PC so that you can easily access the scan.
  • Open the top panel of your printer.
  • Place the document or photo on the platen glass by keeping the printed side facing down.
  • Close the top panel gently.
  • Search and locate the IJ Scan Utility on your PC.
  • On the IJ Scan utility start page, search for the Auto option to automatically scan your document.
  • Scanned documents or photos will be saved in the folder you have selected.

How To Scan The Documents Placed In The ADF

You can also use ADF for Canon Mx492 Scan To Computer for single or multi-pages.

  • Make sure no document is placed on the platen glass of your Canon MX492.
  • Now, open the document tray on your scanner.
  • Place the document in the document tray and insert it firmly until you hear the beep sound.
  • Place the document by keeping the scanning side facing up.
  • Adjust the document guide to make the document fit in the tray; make sure you don’t press the document guide too hard that it may affect document feeding.
  • Now, open the IJ Scan utility and click Auto or Document based on your preference; wait for a few minutes until it automatically scans the document.
  • The scanned document will be saved in the folder where you choose to save it and continue for Canon Mx492 Scan To Computer operation.

Scanning Using Printer Control Panel.

Follow the procedure below to forward the scanned document to a computer from your Canon MX492.

  • Turn your Canon MX492 printer and make sure it is connected to your PC.
  • Place the document on the glass platen or the ADF.
  • Press Scan on your printer and the Scan menu will be displayed on your printer control panel.
  • Select the Save to option on your control panel and press the OK button.
  • Now select the Computer option to save the document to the computer and press the OK button.
  • Press Scan to scan the document.

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