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FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

Date: 10/05/2012 ID: faq00002784_009

Scan a document and save the scanned image to a folder on a local or network hard disk using the SCAN key on my Brother machine

You can scan a document and save the scanned image to a preferred folder by pressing SCAN on the control panel of your Brother machine.

If you want to change the scan settings, click here to see the details of how to change scan settings.

  1. Load your document.
  2. Press SCAN.
  3. Press the Up or Down arrow key to choose Scan to PC. Press OK.
  4. Press the Up or Down arrow key to choose File. Press OK.
  5. For network users:
    1. Press the Up or Down arrow key to choose the destination computer you want to receive the data.
      Note:
      If the computer is not displayed, see the Related FAQ's to solve the issue at the end of the page.
    2. Press OK.
    3. If the LCD prompts you to enter a PIN number, enter the 4-digit PIN number for the destination computer on the control panel and press OK.
  6. Press the Up or Down arrow key to choose Start Scan. Press OK.
  7. Press Start.

You can scan from your computer with the useful application as ControlCenter. Please refer to related FAQ's about how to use the ControlCenter with Windows/ Macintosh.

Related FAQs

Related Models

DCP-1510, DCP-1511, DCP-1514, DCP-8110D, MFC-1810, MFC-1811, MFC-1815, MFC-8510DN

If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:

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