Description of Problem 100000033742
How do I calibrate my scanner (Windows)?Description of Solution 200000043246
scanner only if the scanned images start to look …
b) Color looks
abnormal (e.g., darker than normal).
c) After more than
d) Scanner has been
stored without use for a long time.
You will need the
Calibration Sheet that came with your scanner to successfully perform
You may purchase
the calibration sheet by contacting Brother Accessories Sales 1-888-879-3232.
sheet part number is DS0656001.
If the scan head and platen roller are contaminated, clean the scan head and
platen roller before calibrating the scanner.
For instructions on cleaning the scan head and roller, please see How
do I clean the inside of my scanner?
following graphics may vary slightly based upon the operating system you are
the DSmobileCapture icon.
Select Scanner Model dialog box will appear.
TWAIN in Driver Type and your scanner model in Scanner Model, and then click
OK. The following will appear.
the Setup Icon.
the Options tab and then click the Calibration button.
Should it be necessary to replace the calibration sheet please use part number
following appears, prompting you to insert the Calibration sheet.
the edges of the calibration Sheet and insert it with the test face up and the
white area feeding in first.
Hold only the edges of the Calibration Sheet and be careful not to touch the
white or black area. Leaving marks or fingerprints on this sheet can cause
errors in calibration.
the Yes button and the calibration sheet will start to move then the
calibration sheet will eject and a dialog box stating that the calibration was
successful, click the OK button the calibration process is