Scan to an application with IJ Scan Utility

Article ID: ART171044 | Date published: 07/24/2018 | Date last updated: 11/29/2021


Use Application Settings


You can send scanned data to or open scanned data with an application program with IJ Scan Utility. Specify the application in the Scan Function's Application Settings.

Follow the instructions below.

  1. Start IJ Scan Utility.

    figure: IJ Scan Utility

    Click Settings....

  2. Select the desired scan function (Auto Scan / Document Scan / Photo Scan / Custom Scan / Scan and Stitch / ScanGear) and select an application to open the scanned data or select an application to send the scan to (for saving, organizing, etc)

Application Settings Area

Open with an application

Select this when you want to enhance or correct the scanned images.

You can specify the application from the pull-down menu.1

Send to an application

Select this when you want to use the scanned images as they are in an application that allows you to browse or organize images.

You can specify the application from the pull-down menu.1

Send to a folder

Select this when you also want to save the scanned images to a folder other than the one specified in Save in.

You can specify the folder from the pull-down menu.1

Attach to e-mail

Select this when you want to send e-mails with the scanned images attached.

You can specify the e-mail client you want to start from the pull-down menu.

Do not start any application

Saves to the folder specified in Save in.

1To add an application or folder to the pull-down menu, select Add... from the pull-down menu, then click Add in the displayed Select Application or Select Destination Folder dialog box and specify the application or folder.

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