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  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.


Machine Data File (MDF)