Answers to Frequently Asked Questions or Problems
Scanner Models: All Flatbed Scanners
Problem: The scanner makes an unusual sound when starting to scan
The scanner does in fact make a sound when the scanner starts to scan. The noise is caused by the self alignment test. The scanner does this self alignment test to ensure a straight scan.
In other words, this sound is normal.
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