IJ Scan Utility Lite (macOS) - Scan Easily with Auto Scan - GX3020

Article ID: ART181580 | Date published: 03/02/2023 | Date last updated: 03/07/2023


Learn how to scan easily with the MAXIFY GX3020 using IJ Scan Utility Lite for macOS®.


Auto Scan allows for automatic detection of the type of the item placed on the platen (scanner glass).

 The following types of items may not be scanned correctly. In that case, adjust the cropping frames (selection boxes; scan areas) in the screen displayed by selecting Driver in the IJ Scan Utility Lite main screen, and then scan again.

  • Photos with a whitish background

  • Items printed on white paper, hand-written text, business cards, and other unclear items

  • Thin items

  • Thick items

  1. Make sure the printer is powered on.

  2. Place items on the platen.

  3. Start IJ Scan Utility Lite.

  4. Select Auto scan icon Auto in the IJ Scan Utility Lite main screen.

    Scanning starts.

 To cancel the scan, select Cancel.

 Use the Settings (Scanning from a Computer) dialog to set where to save the scanned images and to make advanced scan settings.

If your product issue was not resolved after following the steps above, or if you require additional help, please create or log in to your Canon Account to see your technical support options.

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