Epson Perfection V550 Photo Color Scanner User Guide

The Epson Perfection V550 Photo features amazing performance and versatility for any project. 6400 dpi resolution ensures images are sharp and vivid, whether you’re scanning film, slides, negatives, photos or everyday documents. And, it makes it easy to create enlargements up to 17″ x 22″. The V550 Photo will automatically upload your scans directly to Facebook, Picasa, popular cloud services and more. Plus, at the touch of a button, you can restore old photos and negatives, thanks to Easy Photo Fix. Or, use DIGITAL ICE to remove the appearance of dust and scratches from film. The V550 Photo features energy-efficient, ReadyScan LED technology for high-speed scanning with no warmup time.

Scanner Basics

Scanner Parts Locations
Changing the Power Off Timer Setting

Placing Originals on the Scanner

Placing Originals on the Scanner Glass
Placing Film or Slides on the Scanner


Starting a Scan
Selecting Epson Scan Settings
Scanning Special Projects

Cleaning and Transporting Your Scanner

Cleaning Your Scanner
Transporting Your Scanner

Solving Problems

Scanner Light Status
Solving Scanning Problems
Solving Scanned Image Quality Problems
When to Uninstall Your Scanner Software
Where to Get Help

Technical Specifications

Windows System Requirements
Mac System Requirements
General Specifications
Dimension Specifications
Electrical Specifications
Environmental Specifications
USB Interface Specifications
Safety and Approvals Specifications


Important Safety Instructions
Restrictions on Copying
Default Delay Times for Power Management for Epson Products
Copyright Notice

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