Support Printers All-In-Ones WorkForce Series Epson WorkForce Pro WF-7840

How do I use my product's control panel to automatically send an email of a scanned item?

  • Make sure you installed the product software and connected the product to your computer or network, then follow the instructions below.

    Note: Restart your computer after installing the product software to enable scanning from the control panel.

    Scanning to Email

    You can scan an original and email the scanned file using your product's control panel. You need to have a preconfigured email server before you can scan to email. You can either enter the email address directly on the product's control panel or select an address from the Contacts list. Make sure the date and time are set correctly so the time stamps on your emails are accurate.
    1. Place your original on the product for scanning.

      Note: To scan a double-sided or multi-page document, place all of the pages in the ADF.

    2. Press the  home button, if necessary.
    3. Select Scan. You see a screen like this:

    4. Select Email. You see a screen like this:

    5. Do one of the following:
      • Select Keyboard to use the displayed keyboard to enter the address for the recipient and press OK.
      • Select Contacts and choose an email address from the Contacts list.
      • Select History to choose an email address from your recent scan history.
      • Select an email address from any displayed frequent contacts.
    6. Select Scan Settings.
    7. Select File Format to choose the file format for your scan.
    8. Scroll down and change the Subject and File Name settings if necessary.
    9. Select any additional scan settings as necessary.
    10. Select Presets to save your scan settings.

      Note: Presets can be locked by an administrator. If you cannot access or change this setting, contact your administrator for assistance.

    11. Press the Send icon. Your product scans your original and emails the scanned file.
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