How do I restore the colors in faded photos?

  • See below.

    Copying Restored Photos

    You can restore the colors in faded photos and make copies of them.
    1. Place your originals on the scanner glass.
    2. Load the paper you want to print on.
    3. Select Various prints
    4. Select Various copies. You see a screen like this:

    5. Select Copy/Restore Photos.
    6. Make sure the Restore Color setting is set to On.
    7. Select your other paper and print settings as necessary, then press the right arrow button.
    8. Select Start Scanning. Your originals are scanned and a preview appears on the LCD screen.
    9. If you need to edit the copy, press the  reset button and change any of these settings as necessary:
      • Photo Adjustments: Select Fix Photo On to improve the color, contrast, and sharpness of flawed photos.
      • Filter: Select B&W to apply a monochrome filter.
      • Crop/Zoom: Zoom in and enlarge a part of the photo and crop it.
    10. To print more than one copy, press the + and buttons to increase or decrease the number of copies.

      Note: You can also select Copies and use the displayed numeric keypad to select the number of copies (up to 99).

    11. When you are ready to copy, press the  start button.

      Note: To cancel printing, press the  stop button.

    Related tasks
    Placing Originals on the Scanner Glass
    Related references
    Copying Options
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