Registering an MF Scan Utility Compatible Scanner

You can register a scanner to the operating system using the MF Scan Utility.
Here, the procedures for network connection and USB connection will be explained.

Prerequisites

Installing the Driver
Confirmation of the specified IP address (when connected by TCP/IP)
If you do not know the IP address, check with the network administrator.
Confirmation of the corresponding utility software
For the utility software corresponding to the device, refer to the Readme file.

Procedures

When registering a scanner connected over a network

1.
Display [Applications] in the operating system → select [Canon MF Scan Utility] in the [Canon MF Utilities] folder.
MF Scan Utility starts.
When you start MF Scan Utility for the first time or if no scanners are registered, a message indicating that no scanners are registered is displayed. Close the message and proceed to step 3..
2.
Select [Network Scanner Settings] from [Canon MF Scan Utility] in the menu bar.
3.
Click [+] at the bottom of the [Canon MF Scan Utility - Network Scanner] dialog box.
4.
Register the scanner.
For a Bonjour connection
Display the [Bonjour] tab → select the Bonjour name → click [Add].
For a TCP/IP connection
Display the [IP] tab → enter the IP address of the scanner → click [Add].
5.
Start the MF Scan Utility.
6.
Check that the registered scanner is displayed in the main dialog box of [Canon MF Scan Utility] > [Product Name].
If the registered scanner is not displayed, reinstall the driver.

When registering a scanner connected by USB

1.
Turn the scanner on → connect the scanner and the computer by USB cable.
2.
Display [Applications] in the operating system → select [Canon MF Scan Utility] in the [Canon MF Utilities] folder.
MF Scan Utility starts.
3.
Check that the registered scanner is displayed in the main dialog box of [Canon MF Scan Utility] > [Product Name].
If the scanner is not displayed, restart the MF Scan Utility after reconnecting the USB cable. If the scanner is still not displayed, reinstall the driver.

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