IJ Scan Utility Lite (macOS) - Send a Scanned Image via E-Mail - GX1020

Article ID: ART183933 | Date published: 09/28/2023 | Date last updated: 10/03/2023


Learn how to attached a scanned image to an outgoing e-mail message when using IJ Scan Utility Lite.


You can send scanned images via e-mail easily by simply clicking E-mail in the IJ Scan Utility Lite main screen.

 You can also send scanned images via e-mail from Document, Custom, or Driver.

  1. Place the item on the platen.

  2. Start IJ Scan Utility Lite.

  3. Click Settings..., then set the document type, resolution, etc. in the Settings (Scanning from a Computer) Dialog, and then select an e-mail client.

    When setting is completed, click OK.

  4. Click E-mail icon (envelope) E-mail in the IJ Scan Utility Lite main screen.

    Scanning starts.

    When scanning is completed, the specified e-mail client starts and the images will be attached to a new message.

     To cancel the scan, click Cancel.

     The scanned images are saved according to the settings made in the Settings dialog.

     If the Check scan results and specify save settings checkbox is selected in the Settings dialog, the Save Settings dialog appears. After you set the save options and click OK, the scanned images are saved and automatically attached to a new message of the specified e-mail client. For how to check the scan results before saving them, see Saving after Checking Scan Results.

  5. Specify the recipient, enter the subject and message, then send e-mail.

    Refer to the manual of your e-mail client for e-mail settings.

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