Epson WorkForce DS-520 Color Document Scanner User Guide

The fast, efficient WorkForce DS-520 color document scanner is the perfect choice for business document management. With speeds up to 30 ppm/60 ipm, this powerful, compact performer also features TWAIN drivers for seamless compatibility with the document management software you choose. Quickly scan stacks of pages, including folded sheets and business cards. A 50-page Auto Document Feeder and reliable double-feed detection save time. Plus, users can scan to searchable PDFs or directly to the cloud3. Whatever the task, it’s simple — even color and image adjustments. And, the optional network interface connects up to 100 workstations for maximized workgroup productivity.

Scanner Basics

Scanner Parts Locations
User Replaceable Epson Scanner Parts
Changing the Power Off and Sleep Timer Settings

Placing Originals on the Scanner

Loading Originals in the Input Tray
Loading Plastic Cards in the Input Tray
Loading Special Documents

Using the Network Interface Unit

Network Interface Unit Parts
Connecting the Network Interface Unit
Setting Up Network Scanning
Scanning to Network Computers from the Network Interface Unit – Windows


Starting a Scan from a Scanner Button
Scanning with Document Capture Pro and Document Capture
Scanning with Epson Scan
Scanning Special Projects

Cleaning and Transporting Your Scanner

Cleaning Your Scanner
Cleaning Inside Your Scanner
Checking the Scanner Roller Counter
Replacing the Scanner Rollers
Transporting Your Scanner

Solving Problems

Scanner Light Status
Solving Scanning Problems
Solving Network Interface Unit 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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