Epson Perfection 2450 PHOTO Scanner

Selected FAQ

Q:
How do I tell what scanning resolution to use for the best results?
A:
Here are some recommended settings for different types of scans. If you want to manually adjust your scan, try the following settings:

1. Viewing on screen or the Web: 72 to 96 dpi

2. Sending and viewing on e-mail: 96 to 150 dpi

3. Printing:
- Scanning
- Resolution
- Image type Recommended Image Type for printing
- Photograph Color Photo 300 dpi
- Small photograph to
- be enlarged Color Photo 300 to 4800 dpi
- Magazine Color Photo 300 dpi
- Newspaper (text only) Text (Background Removal) 400 dpi
- Text for OCR Text (Background Removal) 400 dpi
- Text with images Color Document 400 dpi
- Line art Line Art 300 to 4800 dpi
- 35 mm film (negative) TPU: Color Neg. Film 300 to 4800 dpi
- TPU: Monochrome Neg. Film
- 35 mm slide TPU: Pos. Film 300 to 4800 dpi
- 4 x 5 negative TPU: Color Neg. Film 300 to 4800 dpi
- TPU: Monochrome Neg. Film
- 4 x 5 transparency TPU: Pos. Film 300 to 4800 dpi If you are enlarging your image, you must manually increase the resolution (dpi) proportionally to maintain the resolution of your original.

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