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My scanned image is too dark. What should I do?

    Try the following:
    • If your original is too dark, try using the Backlight Correction feature in Home Mode or Professional Mode. See Fixing Backlit Photos.
    • Check the Brightness setting.
    • Click Configuration, select the Color tab, and change the Display Gamma setting to match your output device, such as a monitor or printer, in the Color menu.
    • Click Configuration, select the Color tab, and select Color Control and Continuous auto exposure in the Color menu.
    • Click Configuration, select the Color tab, and click Recommended Value to return the Auto Exposure setting to the default.
    • Click the Histogram Adjustment icon in Professional Mode to adjust the brightness.
    • Check the brightness and contrast settings of your computer monitor.
Published:  Jun 3, 2008 Was this helpful​? Thank you for the feedback!
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