This documentation is for a legacy ScanImage version. The current documentation is ScanImage 2019.

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While using the installer is recommended, if you want more control over where ScanImage is installed, you can manually install ScanImage from the zip download.


Start scanimage

  1. Launch the Matlab application.
  2. In the Matlab command window, type:

  3. If this is the first time scanimage is run, see Machine Data File (MDF) section, below.
  4. The ScanImage Configuration dialog appears.

  5. Browse to the folder that contains your Machine Data File (MDF).
  6. Press Continue.

    (tick) To run scan image, make sure your Digital IO Device is connected to your system and is turned on before you start your computer.