cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Setting duplex scan as default on MF452dw

lac
Apprentice

I need help figuring out how to set duplex scanning from the automatic feeder as a default setting on my MF452dw. If I use the MF Utility Scan app on my computer, I can select 2-sided from page feeder and successfully scan a 2-sided document through the utility app. However, if I select the scan option from the touchscreen on the printer itself, I can't get it to do a duplex scan from the page feeder. Is this possible? I want to make it scan 2 sides automatically from the feeder by using the touch screen on the printer and not have to use the MFUtility Scan app

1 REPLY 1

Hector
Product Expert
Product Expert

Hello Iac,

You can set the defaults for the scanner button from the MF scan utility on your computer. To change the settings for the operation panel, you can open the MF scan utility and then click the option for settings in the lower right. Once you are in settings, you can click the middle tab at the top for the operation panel settings. The scan options for the operation panel will appear on the left hand side. When you select the option on the left, you will see the setting that you can adjust on the right hand side. You can change the default scan and save settings and then press ok to save them.

Announcements
01/18/2023: New firmware version 1.1.1 is available for EOS R6 Mark II
01/09/2023: Help ensure your autofocus is properly aligned with a Canon Precision Alignment
01/03/2023: Welcome to CES 2023!
12/08/2022: New firmware version 1.0.5.1 is available for EOS C70
12/07/2022: New firmware version 1.7.0 is available for EOS R5
12/07/2022: New firmware version 1.7.0 is available for EOS R6
11/22/2022: New firmware available for EOS R3, EOS R7 and EOS R10
11/16/2022: We're thrilled to be ranked among the Best Employers for Veterans in 2022 by Forbes.
08/31/2022: New firmware version 1.1.1 is available for RF 70-200mm L IS USM
08/09/2022: New firmware version 1.2.0 is available for CR-N 300
08/09/2022: New firmware version 1.2.0 is available for CR-N 500
07/14/2022: New firmware version 1.0.1 is available for CR-X300
06/10/2022: Service Notice:UPDATE: Canon Inkjet Printer continuous reboot loop or powering down
06/07/2022: New firmware version 1.3.2 is available for PowerShot G7 X Mark III
05/31/2022: Did someone SAY Badges?
05/26/2022: New firmware version 1.0.5.1 is available for EOS-C500 Mark II
05/26/2022: New firmware version 1.0.3.1 is available for EOS-C300 Mark III
05/10/2022: Keep your Canon gear in optimal condition with a Canon Maintenance Service
05/05/2022: We are excited to announce that we have refreshed the ranking scale within the community!
04/26/2022: New firmware version 1.0.1.1 is available for EOS R5 C
03/23/2022: New firmware version 1.0.3.1 is available for EOS-C70
02/09/2022: Share Your Photos is back!
02/07/2022: New firmware version 1.6.1 is available for EOS-1DX Mark III
01/19/2022: READY FOR ANYTHING EOS-R5 C
01/13/2022: Community Update. We will be retiring the legacy profile avatars on 01/20/2022. Click this link to read more.