Forumsee logo
Forumsee » Photography » General » Read message
RSS: Subscribe to RSS

Epson V700 problem

Talk Film & Conventional - Talk Photography - www.talkphotography.co.uk
I rarely use the V700, but I used it yesterday and it worked just fine. Today it scanned to the Preview stage and shoed the 4 strips of 35mm film in the holder, but the scanner light then flashed red and it wouldn't scan. Google got me a couple of suggestions including a this youtube one that said:

I've done what was suggested, but still get the same red light, so any help would be gratefully received. I'm taking it that it can't be the lamp when it scans to the Preview stage?Wilbert Vandenberg year ago (edited)Hi, This probably means that the scanner light isn't moving. Follow these steps to check all the possibilities for the problem : 1) Check if the lock switch on the back of the scanner is unlocked 2) Is the scanner perfectly horizontal? 3) Have you used all the original cables? Disconnect and reconnect them. 4) Switch the scanner on. 4) If the problem persists, switch the scanner off, and physically remove the scanner lid. 5) Start the scanner again. The green light should now burn 6) Switch the scanner off, reinstall and reconnect the lid. 7) Switch the scanner on. Everything should work now. Let me know if this solves your problem. John Verna months agoWilbert, followed your steps and my scanner (V700) is once again up and running. Thank you!debi19651


Read responses in talkphotography.co.uk

Tags


Last videos:

I'm a YouTube Poet
I'm a YouTube Poet
Happy Holidays, from an Airport
Happy Holidays, from an Airport
Printing Tutorials
Printing Tutorials
Sony a7R III
Sony a7R III
HSS and Flash Meters
HSS and Flash Meters
Documentaries on LF photography
Documentaries on LF photography
4K 60p Panasonic GH5 thread
4K 60p Panasonic GH5 thread
Insane drone video with Samsung 360 cameras !
Insane drone video with Samsung 360 cameras !
Cars · 
Mobility · 
Hardware · 
Motorbikes · 
Travel · 
Boating · 
Aviation · 
production-frontend
About Forumsee · Contact · Privacy policy · Request content removal
We use cookies for navigation analysis and personalized advertisement. By using our site, you agree to our use of cookies.
Accept  ·  Learn more