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Specify the Size of the Original When Using Copy

Product support for: AltaLink C8030 / C8035 / C8045 / C8055 / C8070, Xerox EC8036/EC8056 Color Multifunction Printer, AltaLink C80XX Family

Article Id: x_alc80xx_en-O3270 | Published: 07/15/2021

Use the Original Size feature to set a standard or custom size for scanning, or for the printer to determine the original size document automatically. You can use this feature to enable mixed-size original document scanning.

NOTE: If you are using Letter (216 x 279 mm, 8.5 x 11 in.) or A4 (210 x 297 mm, 8.3 x 11.7 in.) paper and selecting Mixed Size Originals as the Original Size, the paper must be loaded Short Edge Feed (SEF) in the required tray.

To specify the original size:

  1. At the printer control panel, press the Home button.
  2. Touch Copy.
  3. Touch Original Size.
  4. Select an option.
    • Auto Detect: This option allows the printer to determine the size of the original document.
    • Preset Scan Area: This option specifies the area to scan when it matches a standard paper size. In the scrolling list, touch the desired paper size.
    • Custom Scan Area: You can specify the width and length of the area to scan. To specify the original width or length, touch the appropriate field. To enter the size, use the numeric keypad, or use the arrows.
    • Mixed Size Originals: You can scan standard-size originals of varying sizes. To determine which original sizes can be mixed in the same job, use the diagram on the screen.
  5. Touch OK.

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